I love this easy gnome treat jar topper. It’s a great scrap buster project and it’s so fast, you’re done in a blink. Who knew making a gnome candy jar would be so simple?!
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Gnome Treat Jar Topper
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, we have wanted a gnome candy jar for, well, forever. They’re so cute and it’s like the gnome is guarding the goodies. But I wasn’t quite sure how to make it happen. So I cleared off my craft table, broke out some scrap fabrics and a few nose options and just focused on the candy jar. Then it hit me. I could make my treat jar gnome with a cone!
I love cone gnomes and can’t stop making adorable gnomes with them – they’re just the perfect form. So, I grabbed a 7-inch cone and got to work! This gnome treat jar topper is so perfect, It’s going to make a great holiday gnome! If you’re ready to make a gnome candy jar, let’s get started.
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Tips to Make this Gnome Candy Jar
- I found my candy jar at the Dollar Tree in my neighborhood. But you can find something similar at all the craft stores. But a treat jar doesn’t have to be the only way to make this treat jar gnome. You could use a pickle jar, a little jelly jar, anything!
- When you place the cone on the top of the jar lid, it should fit snugly. If it does not, don’t panic. You can add a strip of fabric to the inside of the cone and make the fit a bit better. Or, alternatively, you can cut off the bottom of the cone, making it smaller.
- To make this gnome pattern, I just used all of my scraps. No, really! It was such a small project you can just grab leftovers from prior projects that you can put to use!
How Do I Make this Gnome Treat Jar Topper?
I’m so glad you asked. Below is our written tutorial. If you’re making a holiday crafts playlist on YouTube, here is our gnome treat jar video tutorial.
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