Red Heart® Candy Corn Wrapped Cones

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by Red Heart® Design Team

Red Heart® Candy Corn Wrapped Cones

Nothing could be easier! Simply wrap yarn around Styrofoam® cones to create a tablescape you can use from Halloween to Thanksgiving.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Directions are written for Small Cone with changes for Medium and Large Cones in parentheses. If only one measurement is given, it applies to all sizes. Finished Sizes: Small: 8” (21 cm) tall x 4” (10 cm) base circumference Medium: 10” (26 cm) tall x 4” (10 cm) base circumference Large: 12” (31 cm) tall x 4” (10 cm) base circumference
  • 2
    With the kitchen knife, make a horizontal cut across the top 4 (2, 6)” [10 (13,15) cm] of the Cone and discard. With the kitchen knife, make a vertical cut down the front and back ¼ of the Cone, leaving a flat surface.
  • 3
    Smear white glue on top of Cone. Cut several 4 (5, 6)” [10 (3,15) cm] lengths of Soft White. Gently place lengths of Soft White closely together in glued area, making sure to cover the top of the Cone and using straight pins to hold the ends in place. Smear glue down front and back flat surface for 1” (3 cm).
  • 4
    Pulling Soft White directly from the skein, begin wrapping the yarn around the sides of the Cone, being sure to pin the end in place. Continue smearing the white glue and wrapping Soft White, until the top 2 (2½, 3)” [5 (6, 8 cm) of Cone is covered. Cut Soft White and pin end in place.
  • 5
    Smear glue down front and back flat surface, below SoftWhite for 1” (3 cm). Pulling Pumpkin directly from the skein, begin wrapping the yarn around the side of the Cone, being sure to pin the end in place. Continue smearing the white glue and wrapping Pumpkin, until the middle 5 (6¼, 7½)” [13 (5,16,19) cm] of Cone is covered. Cut Pumpkin and pin end in place.
  • 6
    Smear glue down front and back flat surface, below Pumpkin for 1” (3 cm). Pulling Bright Yellow directly from the skein, begin wrapping the yarn around the side of the Cone, being sure to pin the end in place. Continue smearing the white glue and wrapping Bright Yellow, until the remainder of the Cone is covered. Cut Bright Yellow and pin end in place.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Red Heart® Super Saver® Yarn Soft White 104212435
  • Red Heart® Super Saver® Yarn Pumpkin 104212583
  • Red Heart® Super Saver® Yarn Bright Yellow 104212445
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® 4 inch x 12 inch Cone White 104179414 (2)
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® 5 inch x 18 inch Cone 104183705
  • Sharp Kitchen Knife
  • White Glue
  • Straight Pins