Are you still having the Christmas hangover and indolently getting back to work for the brand New Year? Well, holiday celebrations could be officially over, but the leftover candy canes are calling you for sprucing them up into sugary reindeer rather than getting gobbled up. Perhaps for the next season, you can ditch the traditional holly decoration theme and deck the house with livelier versions of the sweet candy sticks. Read through all the tutorials to know about the things required, step by step instructions , and some additional sassy ideas.
Turn yummy candy canes into adorable, little reindeer with a pair of pipe cleaners, mini pom pom, and wiggly eyes as a part of your Christmas decoration.
Indeed, this is an inexpensive craft to carry out with your kids during their winter holidays adding some cuteness and aplomb to your celebrations.
A seasonal delight crafted into cheeky Santa’s reindeer instead of being eaten up as a holiday dessert. Add some extravagance to the décor by going for multicolored candy cane sticks to make it look decoratively unique.
When it comes to adorning the Christmas tree, it’s not always necessary to use the same ornaments year after year. Wouldn’t it be a splendid idea to hang these delectable canes on the tree with popping eyes, swirly antlers, and a big red nose?
The show-stopping candy cane reindeer adds to the seasonal pattern of red and white. How about organizing a small Christmas-themed puppet show at home where these crafty little delights run around and dance maintaining the festive tempo all through the season?
Another way of making mini reindeer with candy cane pairs is draping the centers with a solid-colored pipe cleaner. Glue the eyes and jingle bells to complete the ensemble.
With loads of gifts and greeting cards to be given away to the near and dear ones, these charming candy cane reindeer will surely come handy as toppers.
Looking all dapper and cute with a red striped ribbon bow tied around the delightful candy cane centerpieces give a personal touch to your table.
The curly antlers donned by your handcrafted reindeer can do the job of a pen holder. Go on with your other decorative ideas and place heaps of candy sweets in your living hall.
If you are someone with a fixation for candy cane crafts, then this Christmas season make a DIY fortune with the following tutorial.
Not just on your platter, the candy canes have be there at every nook and corner of your living room.
The hordes of candy canes that are still left after the winter festival can be creatively used to make more such sleek and slender reindeer for other decorative purposes.
Your candied Christmas treat is all grown up into a jazzy, mischievous reindeer and looking for Uncle Santa to come home with tons of gifts.
No doubt it’s hard to resist candy canes especially when you have all the big occasions waiting in a line. However, if you are guilty about putting extra calories as well as in the search for cheap festive decoration crafts, then its time to feast your house décor with these saccharine striped sticks.
Published on January 5th 2016 by Michelle Anderson