Golden Glow Candy Wreath

Add creative flair to your festival celebrations with this golden candy wreath.

  • Prep Time 45 min
  • Total Time 45 min
  • Servings 1

1
coat hanger
Wire cutters
Cloth tape (duct tape)
Embroidery floss or thin all-purpose string, about 3 1/2 yards
2
pounds butterscotch or gold-foil wrapped hard candies
String of small battery-powered lights
Gold ribbon, if desired
Gold pearl beads or charms, if desired

  • 1 Snip coat hanger at base of hook, using wire cutters, leaving approximately 3 feet of wire. Shape wire into 8-inch circle, twisting ends of wire back around circle. Secure ends to circle with tape.
  • 2 Tie a 6-inch piece of floss to wire circle. Place ends of 3 candy wrappers on wire; tie knot in floss to secure candies to circle. Continue in this manner, arranging candy to the inside and outside of the circle.
  • 3 Weave string of lights in wreath to create a glowing golden halo of candy. Decorate wreath with gold ribbon and beads.

Expert Tips

Adapt this wreath to your holiday color scheme. If it's metallic silver, use silver wrapped candies, silver beads and silver ribbons. If you prefer a red color scheme, scan the candy section for red wrapped candies, and use red holiday balls, beads and ribbons.