Ghoulishly Cute Monster Candy Holder

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

ghoulishly-cute-monster-candy-holder

Scare Up Some Fun

This Halloween, make your own monster candy holder using a repurposed Hiland Dairy milk jug. How adorable would this look on your front porch for the trick-or-treaters? What’s more? It’s eerily easy to create!

Monster Candy Holder

monster-candy-holder

What You’ll Need:

monster-candy-holder-supplies

  • Empty Hiland Dairy milk jug, gallon-sized
  • Spray paint, any color
  • Craft foam sheets, any color
  • Feather boa, any color
  • Googly eyes, various sizes
  • Extra-thick yarn, any color
  • Scissors
  • Tacky glue

Instructions:

  • Rinse jug and remove label with warm, soapy water. Allow to dry completely.
  • Spray-paint entire jug (leaving the lid on). Allow to dry completely, at least 24 hours.
  • Using scissors, cut out a large mouth opening in the front of your jug.
    • Tip: The handle should be on the opposite (back) side of the mouth opening.

monster-candy-holder-step-1

  • Using scissors, cut out spiky feet, hands and teeth from the foam sheets.

monster-candy-holder-step-2

  • Using scissors, cut a string of yarn for the eyebrow.
  • Using scissors, cut 6 inches of feathers from a feather boa for the hair.

monster-candy-holder-step-3

  • Glue the foam feet, foam hands, foam teeth, googly eyes, yarn eyebrow and feather hair to the jug. Allow to dry completely.
  • Add candy and get ready for trick-or-treaters!

Diva’s Tip

You can add red acrylic paint to the foam teeth to add “blood” to your monster for some extra-gruesome fun. Happy Halloween, Divas!

The Dairy Diva

~The Dairy Diva

Related Posts

Easy Milk Jug Pantry Storage Easy Milk Jug Pantry Storage
Family Vacation Fund Bank Make Saving for Vacation Fun
Milk Jug Watering Can Milk Jug Watering Can

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>