Today I am showing you a cute Halloween treat holder that is fun and quick & easy to make – plus it’s not big, making it a great way to use up some of your pretty patterned paper scraps to decorate it!
You will find links to the printable/downloadable Project Sheet & Tutorial that detail all measurements & instructions on how to make this below…look for the red text!
Here is my Candy Corn Sour Cream Container shaped treat holder…
Isn’t it sweet? I just love those colors & that cute little Bat stamp – he makes me smile!
The base of the container is simply a quarter sheet of Whisper White cardstock – be sure to use the regular type and not the thick version – thicker cardstocks are much hard to roll & shape without getting creases where you don’t want them to be!
I really wanted my container to look like candy corn and so used papers in the colors Daffodil Delight and Pumpkin Pie – LOVE that combo and they worked so well to create that theme – they are both from the Brights DSP Stack that is superb value for money – find it on pg 174 of the Catalog…
AND don’t forget to fill with candy before sealing…yep, I’ve forgotten before…it’s a real ‘doh!’ moment! What do you fill them with? Anything you like but I just had to use Candy Corn…
And I found Brachs Mini Candy Corn in Target in their halloween baking section – the mini size is super cute and I know my girls are going to love opening these boxes & find those little treats inside – PLUS they are also THE perfect size to use in the test tubes that you got in last month’s Paper Pumpkin kit if you are a subscriber…
And of course you can make a tag using any supplies you have to hand but this is what I used to make mine…
And then I went looking for my note tag punch to shape my tag (especially because it has a gravestone shape that would be perfect) and then I realised that it was retired in June – OH NO! – I was temporarily floundering, trying to come up with an alternative!
Then I found it – a die in Tags & Labels Framelits Dies – phew – it worked perfectly – saved! I tied it on using a piece of Black Bakers Twine and there you go…one sweet & simple Halloween treat ready to go…
WANT MY FREE PROJECT SHEET FOR THIS PROJECT? Click HERE to find it – then you can download it or print it out to keep for easy reference!
OR GRAB MY FREE TUTORIAL – I also made a step-by-step, much more detailed printable/downloadable Tutorial with photos all the way through it – Click HERE to find it!
Here are the supplies I used to make this treat holder – click on any of the products below to find them in my Stampin’ Up! online store:
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