Tag Archives: Candy Crafts

A $5 DIY gift idea: How to make a Candy Bouquet

When you need a fast, fun and inexpensive gift, DIY a Candy Bouquet. Candy Bouquets are perfect for dads, grads, teachers, neighbors, friends – just about anyone. With a $5 price tag, Candy Bouquets are a sweet idea for when you need multiple … Continue reading

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Valentine Craft: Is it a Lollipop Tree, a Lollipop Cupcake or something else entirely?

I’m not sure if this is a DumDum Tree, Lollipop Topiary, or something completely new, like a Lollipop Cupcake. Lollipop Trees are a favorite for kids’ parties, and I wanted to make one for a Valentine’s Day party. My fondness … Continue reading

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May I recommend a few sweet candy crafts for July 4th? (And we have a winner!)

No doubt you’ll be getting together with family and friends over the next few days, and these candy crafts would make a welcome hostess gift. Or, if you’re hosting, add one or two to the dessert table. I confess, I … Continue reading

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Father’s Day crafts that kids can make

I’m wrapping up a two-week blast of kid’s crafts with a round-up of popular Father’s Day craft ideas for kids. I’ve included more than a dozen favorite Father’s Day craft ideas featured on Crafts ‘n Coffee. Father’s Day is June … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Sweets & Treats

Here’s one last Valentine’s Day craft idea, and perhaps I’ve saved the best for last!  These Valentine Day Candy Sundaes are adorable, and easy to make. Who wouldn’t want their own Candy Sundae? How about sharing the sugar with teachers … Continue reading

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A small, sweet forest of Conversation Heart Topiary Trees

Let’s converse about Conversation Hearts – does anyone really like them? Personally, I think they make better Valentine’s Day crafts than candy. If you’re still looking to decorate for Valentine’s Day, try making one of these Conversation Heart Topiary Trees. … Continue reading

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Christmas Candy Crafts: How to make Candy Trees and Candy Wreaths

So far this week, it appears that I have Candy Crafts on the brain. (Check out my Christmas Peeps Wreath and PEEPS Candy Bouquets for a sure sugar rush.) Today I’m sharing a few more sweet ideas I’ve found online … Continue reading

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Old Fashion Peppermint Stick Christmas Wreath Tutorial

One of my daughter’s favorite Christmas songs is a “Hard Candy Christmas,” sung by Dolly Parton. (For the record, she’d like you to know that she is not a Justin Bieber fan). I don’t know if “Hard Candy Christmas” is … Continue reading

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Easy, Kid-Pleasing Easter Craft – Marshmallow PEEPS Topiary (or, the Marshmallow PEEPS Smack Down: Chicks vs. Bunnies) And, Two Giveaways this Week!

What are you wearing to the Easter parade?  We had a lot of fun crafting with PEEPS this weekend, but alas, created nothing wearable.  PEEPS were a favorite of mine as a kid, and while I no longer relish the … Continue reading

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