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Old 10-04-2008, 08:12 AM
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Candy Candle

I found this project online thought I would share it.

Materials:
York Peppermint Pattie
Lifesavers
Hershey Kiss
Bow
Other candies and ribbon for decorating
Cellophane tape
Instructions:

For the base, take the Peppermint Pattie and wrap it in foil or fold the corners under and tape. Glue a bow to the top of the Peppermint patty. Cut out the center loop of the bow.

Take the outer wrapping off the Lifesavers roll. Don't remove the foil wrap. Tape a Hershey Kiss to the end of the Lifesaver roll. This will create a candle. You can use other types of rolled candy such as Mentos, Rolos, Spree etc. Tape the bottom of the candle into the bow where the center loop was removed.

You can decorate the candle with ribbon or stickers. We used ribbon criss-crossed around the candy and to the red candle we added a chocolate heart candy.
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Too cool, thanks.
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Cute idea =)
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Old 10-04-2008, 12:22 PM
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looks great!
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I really like that..good gift idea!
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Cute!
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candle What A Great Idea

Looks like a winner for a Christmas party favor or placesetting thing for Christmas dinner...
I am going to try it -
thanks so much
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Great craft project with the kids. Although, I'm not sure how many would actually get completed. LOL

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