Sunday, February 10, 2013

Valentine Tabletop Tree with Woven Heart Topper

Aloha Crafters ~

Today's Idea & Inspiration is a Tabletop Tree for Valentine's Day. This tree is made with conversation hearts, but other candies could be used, this is only limited by your imagination.

  • Styrofoam Cone (77603431)
  • Glass Candlestick (30129586)
  • Hot Pink 1 1/2" Organza with Satin Ribbon (30115458)
  • Fray Check (77651521)
  • Adhesive of choice
  • Scissors
  • Paint of choice (silver spray paint was used in example)
  • Varnish if desired
  • Candy
  1. Paint Styrofoam Cone, let dry
  2. Adhere painted Cone to Candlestick (glue gun was used in example)
  3. Adhere Candy to Cone
  4. Varnish  
  5. Cut 1 ~ 4"  & 1 ~ 3" strip of Ribbon
  6. Cut satin sides from Ribbon, use Fray Check on salvage edges
  7. Form a V with the 4" strips of Ribbon, adhere at tip
  8. Form another V with the 3" strips of Ribbon, adhere at tip
  9. Adhere 3" V to 4" V at tip
  10. Weave & adhere (see picture) 
  11. Adhere Woven Ribbon Heart to 1 piece of candy
  12. Adhere to top of tree
  13. Tie bow around Candlestick
Happy Crafting!


  1. That is super sweet and yummily colorful. Much too nice to eat. Happy Valentine's Day.

    1. Thanks! What are you making for Valentine's Day? Happy Valentine's Day to you, too!

  2. thanks Jenny ~ glad you think so!=o)