Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Snowman goodie stacker

I love to decorate containers for all the homemade candy we make during the holidays. I purchased this at a garage sale, because I wanted to make more of them for gifts. 

It is 2 paper mâché boxes stacked together and glued. Make the hat with a sleeve of a sweater tied with ribbon or yarn and the turned right side out and glued to the lid.  The nose is a felt cone, the scarf another sweater scrap, the arms 2 felt tubes topped with sweater scrap cuffs and little felt mittens. 

You could cover them with felt instead of painting and I think it would be adorable. 

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