Sweets are a good gift for a lady, a child. They can be given for birthday, New Year, for the day of March 8 and just like that, for no reason. A banal box of chocolates is boring, but a handmade candy craft will appeal to anyone.
Crafts from paper and candy
It is easy to make an original "sweet" postcard out of paper and sweets, even a child can handle such a craft. Take a piece of cardboard of any size and paste over it on both sides with colored paper. Apply a drawing: a heart, a flower, a wreath, a car, a kitten, a dog - depending on the theme of the holiday.
Glue round or pyramidal candies along the contour of the picture using double-sided tape. You can fill the middle with sweets in different wrappers, the combination of different shapes and colors will create a picturesque picture. On the reverse side, write a congratulation.
A bouquet of sweets can be both an independent gift and an addition to the main present. You can create beautiful flowers from corrugated paper, wire, duct tape and candy. Cut the petals out of white (colored) paper, and make cores from yellow paper: on strips measuring 4x7 cm from one edge, make a curl with scissors.
Attach the candy to the wire, wrap a yellow strip around it and secure with glue. Stick the petals on the core. Wrap the wire with adhesive green tape; make several leaves from the same tape. Create an armful of flowers and collect in a luxurious bouquet, add a bottle of champagne to it - you will get a wonderful gift from sweets for your birthday.
Crafts from sweets for children
Candy crafts are good as gifts for children. The young biker will appreciate the gift - a motorcycle. Prepare the necessary items for the craft: wooden skewers of different lengths, candies of different shapes, cardboard, gold foil, glue, double-sided tape.
Cut six circles out of cardboard, glue them three pieces at a time - there will be a base for the wheels. Put the foil in the middle, attach the candies with tape or glue along the edge of the foil, go through another row of candies on top.
For the frame, cut a narrow strip of thick paper, its length depends on the size of the craft. Stick candy on it, roll it into a triangle. Use four skewers and long candies to make a handlebar and wheel mount. Gather and tape all the parts together. Disguise joints and unsightly places with candy.
The little princess will be delighted by the candy house. Take sweets in an assortment: round, long, pyramid. Cut the base, walls and roof of the house out of foam. The sizes are arbitrary. Assemble the parts in a cube house with a gable roof, fasten the parts with double-sided tape. Cover with colored paper or wrap with foil - different options are possible. "Decorate" the walls and roof with sweets by placing them on scotch tape. Leave a window on one side and decorate it with curtains.
These are handicraft gifts from sweets that you can make with your own hands.