Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Ball Candy Cane

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Ball Candy Cane

Create the Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Ball Candy Cane - a candy cane that is much too pretty to eat!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    You may find it helpful to watch the video provided near the top of this page for some tips on using Glitter-It before starting this project.
  • 2
    Wrap pine garland around each outside edge of candy cane frame. Glue ends to secure.
  • 3
    Remove caps from 13 clear ornaments.
  • 4
    Squeeze Glitter-It into inside of one ornaments. Roll ornaments so entire inside surface is covered. Pour out excess.
  • 5
    Pour Christmas Red glitter into ornament and shake until entire inside surface is thoroughly covered. Shake out excess. Repeat with remaining ornaments, alternating Christmas Red and Multi-Color glitters. You should have seven Christmas Red ornaments and six Multi-Color ornaments when done. Replace caps.
  • 6
    Starting at curved end of candy cane, place a Red ornament cap side down onto frame. Secure in place by gluing ball to garland on both sides of frame.
  • 7
    Cut knot off of end of Silver hanger on ornament. Wrap one end of hanger cord around Green form bar and feed back through cap loop. Repeat with other end of cord. Tie both Silver cords in a knot and add drops of glue to secure. Repeat process with other ornaments, alternating colors.
  • 8
    Tie end of ribbon to bottom of candy cane frame. Wrap ribbon around candy cane. Ribbon should partially cover every other ball. Tie off ribbon at opposite end of frame.
  • 9
    Make a large bow and attach to frame as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wire Form Candy Cane 28 inch 104768890
  • Nicole™ Crafts Roping Mini Pine Garland 18 foot 104561193
  • Nicole™ Crafts Clear Plastic Ball 83 mm 104560970 (13)
  • Beacon Glitter-It Glue 2 oz. 104530922 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Ultra Fine Premium Glitter 2 oz. Multi-Color Diamond Dust 104558993 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Ultra Fine Premium Glitter 2 oz. Christmas Red 104559003 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Ribbon 10 yard Christmas Mix 2 104731974
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928