A Halloween party without candy is not a party at all. And while homemade candy might be a little too much work at this busy time of year, it is easy to serve your candy loot in style. From a simple plastic glove, to goofy bags with big monster eyes, here are five small DIY Halloween projects that are low on work and big on payoff.
1. Halloween Hand Treats (above)
This DIY is the easiest of the bunch and maybe my favorite. Get a glove, some candy, and maybe a cool plastic ring and you've got yourself an excellent way to serve your favorite treats.
→ Get the instructions: Halloween Hand Treats from The Queens Card Castle
Oh Happy Day makes this DIY easy for you by giving you a cute bat template. Just grab some paper, a pencil, a scissors, and some candy.
→ Get the instructions: Bat Candy Favors from Oh Happy Day
Gah! So much fun! And A Subtle Revelry gives you a PDF to create a few variations of these boxes.
→ Get the instructions: Printable Halloween Favor Boxes from A Subtle Revelry
Bust out your painting gear and candy corn! These make great small gifts for colleagues and friends at school.
→ Get the instructions: Halloween Easy Treat Boxes from Hi Sugarplum!
Get crazy with some colorful construction paper. You could even do this with paper bags or colorful boxes you find at craft stores.
→ Get some ideas: Monster Treat Bags from Fiskars