10+ Cute and Creative Ways to Give Candy as a Gift

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Giving candy as a gift but want to make it special?

In this post, we’re rounding up the cutest and most creative ways to gift candy, from super easy DIY projects to unique online gifts you probably had no idea existed.

We hope you find what you’re looking for!

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A Mason Jar Candy Bouquet

For a super adorable and unique bouquet idea, why not make a mini bouquet with a mason jar?

This easy DIY candy gift only takes a few minutes to make, and the results are bound to leave your recipient speechless.

Check out our full Mason Jar Candy Bouquet tutorial for step by step instructions.

A Candy & Chocolate Shadow Box

For one of the easiest ways to gift candy in a creative way, consider arranging your candy gifts in a shadow box!

This project takes just a few minutes to complete, and the possibilities for customization are endless.

Check out our full Candy and Chocolate Shadow Box Tutorial for step by step instructions.

A Candy Wreath

For a candy gift idea with plenty of festive flair, consider putting together this DIY candy wreath which only requires a few select materials and less than 30 minutes of your time.

Check out our full Candy Wreath tutorial for step by step instructions.

A Candy and Chocolate Topiary

If your goal is to give candy as a gift with some additional wow factor, why not put together this gorgeous candy and chocolate topiary?

While the results are ultra impressive, it comes together surprisingly easily with just a handful of common materials.

Check out our full Candy and Chocolate Topiary tutorial for step by step instructions.

Cute Christmas Candy Sleighs

For an adorable holiday-appropriate candy gift, why not throw some of your favorite candy bars together to create an adorable candy sleigh?

This super sweet gift takes just a few minutes to throw together, and you can easily make a batch to hand out to co-workers, friends, or family.

Check out our full Christmas Candy Sleigh tutorial for step by step instructions.

A Hidden Surprise Christmas Candy Jar

If you’re looking for a fun candy-themed gift that offers a bonus surprise, then these mason jars filled with hidden compartments might be the perfect project for you!

By adding a hidden compartment to your candy jar, you can easily conceal an additional surprise like a handwritten note, or (even better) cash!

Check out our full Hidden Surprise Christmas Candy Jar for step by step instructions.

A Cool Snack Backpack

While not limited to candy, another super unique and awesome way to give candy (and other snacks) as a gift is by sticking it all together in a backpack formation.

Check out our full Snack Backpack tutorial for step by step instructions.

Custom Candy Bar Labels

For a funny way to gift candy that’s both unique and easy, consider purchasing some customized candy labels for your gift.

These labels are quickly customized and then sent to you in a digital format so you can print them off yourself and use them right away.

Click here to check them out.

Photo via Studio120Underground on Etsy

Custom Photo Print Lollipops

For a truly unique and unforgettable way to gift candy, why not get some custom candies made with important photos and memories?

There are a lot of online shops these days that offer this service, and the best part is, they’re surprisingly inexpensive.

Buy them here.

Photo via IWantCandyUS on Etsy

We hope you enjoyed this list of creative candy gifts!

Let us know in the comments if we missed any of your favorite ideas.

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