The Pin Junkie: Paper Reindeer Treat Holder

Paper Reindeer Treat Holder

Since the reindeer bottles were such a hit, I decided to make these reindeer.  The orginal idea had magic reindeer food in it, but I decided to use it as a treat holder.

I tried regular glue and tape to secure the paper, but the tape didn't look nice and the glue wouldn't hold the paper while I was trying to fold it.  So I used hot glue.   

Here's what you'll need:
brown pipe cleaners
red pom poms
google eyes
brown paper

 Cut a 9" by 4 1/2" strip of paper and roll it to make a cylinder.  Glue the edges together.
 Pinch and fold just the edges of one side of the cylinder.  Secure with glue.
 Fill with candy or other small goodies.
Pinch and fold the top making sure it is secured in the opposite direction as the bottom.  Add pipe cleaners and secure with glue.  Add the nose and eyes.
Paper Reindeer Treat Holder
I punched a hole at the top and added a ribbon so it could hang on the tree.  These would be really fun party favors, don't you think?


  1. Oh they are so cute!
    I'm off to pin.

  2. Cute reindeer. This will be cute to make with my grandchildren. Merry Christmas.

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  3. Adorable yet simple!! Love it! Thank you for linking up with Thursday Obessions!!

  4. Really cute!

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    Merry Christmas!!!!


  5. How creative! Maybe I'll use these for my kids' friends' gifts.


  6. Cute idea! I love that you can put treats inside! I found you on Migonis Home's Link Up! Newest follower!

    - April Hoff

  7. This is just too simple and ever so cute:) Now following via GFC. Would love for you to share it at Freedom Fridays:)

    Merry Christmas!!!

  8. Awesome blog! I'm following you and gave you a shout out!

    Have a great day!


  9. I've seen these candy holders but never as a Rudolph! Great. Linda

  10. How cute, my grandaughters would love this.I found your blog thru a link u from 4youwithlove blog, where you and I were featured. I thought she had a really fantastic idea, so I am making it a point to visit those blogs she featured and pay it forward by following them. Merry Christmas

  11. so cute!!!!! Thank you for sharing at the hop :-)

  12. Cute idea! I found you on 4youwithlove where I was featured too.

  13. This is a really cute idea! I found your project on 4youwithlove where I was also featured. Happy Holidays!

  14. So adorable!! Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent. So happy to have you share. Your newest follower, too! :)

    Merry Christmas!!

  15. That is so cute! What a great party favor! Thank you for sharing it at SHOW-licious Craft Showcase!

    Happy Holidays,