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DIY Candyland Tree Ornaments


These are so simple to make but will totally enhance your tree theme if your doing a whimsical Candyland Christmas Tree this year.

All you need is a few simple items and a couple of little helpers… kids will have a blast making these!



For the lollipops you will need:

  • 6″ paper plates
  • Wooden dowels
  • Decorative ribbon
  • Pipe cleaners in candy colors
  • Glue


Simply glue the pipe cleaners on in a spiral fashion to the back of a 6″ paper plate. Really start to swirl it once you get to the center. I used hot glue, but craft glue would work too… it will require a lot more holding in place while the glue sets though.




For each lollipop, make two plates. Then glue your stick down to the right side of one plate, add a bead of glue to the rim and press your two plates together. Add a little ribbon and your done!


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Now these little Snowmen Candy Cones are adorable. Here’s what you need:

  • A package of 1″ Styrofoam balls
  • A package of 2″ Styrofoam balls
  • Candy cones
  • Cotton balls
  • Googly Eyes
  • A mix package of mini pompoms
  • Multi colored cake sprinkles
  • Felt squares
  • Felt Marker
  • Long Toothpicks
  • Florist Wire
  • Spray glue

Use a skewer to pop a hole through two Styrofoam balls and thread your florist wire through. Make a loop at the top for hanging on the tree.

Use a triangle of felt rolled into a cone for a hat, add a small pompom to the end and glue to the top of the head just in front of the wire hanging hoop. Use googly eyes or draw on eyes and a smile, use a pompom for the nose.


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Glue pompoms to the ends of two long toothpicks… these are the arms.


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Then run a bead of glue around the top of your sugar cone… pull apart a couple of cotton balls and push into the glue. Glue the snowman onto the cone.


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The finishing touch is to lightly spray the cotton with spray glue and tap on your sprinkles. Lightly press into place.


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These handmade ornaments are just as cute… if not cuter than the ones I bought for the Candyland Tree.


CandyLand Ornaments



Happy Decorating!