3 Cute Christmas ornaments kids can make with candy

Dec 5, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. ET
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Looking for a Christmas craft that's deliciously easy and fun too? Now your child's favorite sweet Christmas treat can become a charming ornament that will glisten on your Christmas tree.

Chocolate candy ball

Supplies:

  • Styrofoam ball
  • 10-ounce bag of chocolate candies
  • Toothpicks
  • Ribbon
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Directions:

  1. Cut a piece of ribbon approximately six inches long.
  2. Fold the ribbon to make a loop and glue it to the Styrofoam ball.
  3. Break several toothpicks in half and press the pointed ends of the toothpicks into the bottom of each of the chocolate candies.
  4. After the glue on the ribbon has dried, start sticking the chocolate candy on the Styrofoam ball.
  5. Keep adding chocolate until the entire ball is covered. Then the ornament is ready to hang on your tree.

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