Suggested supplies for decorating:
Red string licorice
Heart-shaped candy sprinkles
Jumbo heart candies
Small heart cutout sugar cookies (use for feet)
Wooden skewers or paper lollipop sticks
Block of white plastic craft foam
Have a love bug decorating party! Gather all your decorating supplies, and have them organized in separate dishes ahead of time. This will make the decorating go a lot easier.
Several brands of candy coating are available, and each may melt a bit differently. The white color varies, and when melted, some are thinner than others. Make a note of the brand you prefer to work with, and watch carefully while melting.