Sparkling Candy Shoe

Posted on December 1, 2014 in Holidays & Special Occasions | Comments Off on Sparkling Candy Shoe

Here comes the holiday parties and, of course, the Christmas candy… in a sparkling, creative container for your favorites…whether it’s candy canes, fudge, caramels, popcorn, chocolate bark, toffee or peppermint. This unusual paper, pointed toe shoe becomes a festive vessel for Christmas confections, and can also be used as a tree ornament, party favor, or part of a holiday table scape.

shoecandy

Materials Needed:

Scrapbook paper (four different designs)

White glue

Scissor

Decorative edge scissor

Glitter glue

Wire ribbon

Rhinestone button or earring

Rhinestones

Here ‘s How:

Interior of box:

Draw a pattern for a shoe: sole; front top; and back
Cut two soles and backs, one front top
Glue two backs to each other for stability
Cut back and front top about 1/2″ larger and cut ends into tabs, fold tabs over, glue them underneath sole
Using decorative edge scissor, cut top edge of back and inside edge of front top
Glue ends of ribbon underneath sole and tie a bow
Glue rhinestone button or earring to bow knot, rhinestones to toe
Glitter decorative edges on top back, front top and toe
Glue second sole to bottom of sole