How to Use Candy Canes For DIY Projects

Candy canes
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When you think of Christmas candy, we are sure that Candy Cane’s come into your top 5 favorite seasonal candies. This time though, instead of eating all the sugar, use them for decoration in your home. With a little time and patience, your home can get into the Christmas spirit, with some hot glue, ribbons, and lots of candy canes.

Candy Cane Wreath

Arrange your candy canes in a circle in pairs with the hooks facing out. Affix together with hot glue. Affix some put some pretty bows on the canes and add to the center a snowflake design. Thread a ribbon through two candy canes at the top to hang.

Candy Cane Swag

These parts of this pretty decoration are all available at the dollar store, so won’t cost you a lot. All you need is 2 large candy canes, a large red glittery ribbon, some fake cranberries, red flowers, and your trusty hot glue gun and you have a Christmas decoration.

Christmas Tree Ornament

Place two candy cane hooks together, creating a heart shape, and add seven more in a circle shape, and glue them together. Add a bow or some glitter to the middle, thread a ribbon through one of the hearts and tie it to your tree.