Clinton's Craft Corner: Cranberry Topiaries

By The Chew Crew | Nov 9th, 2012

Thanksgiving isn’t all about the food it’s also the perfect time for you to get crafting.  So, Clinton gather some budget-friendly crafting ideas that are sure to spruce up your Thanksgiving table.

Cranberry Topiaries
You can make them a week ahead of time and keep them in the fridge until the big dinner!

What You’ll Need:

Foam balls, various sizes - $1

How to Make It:
1. Stick toothpicks into foam balls and leave ¼” visible.
2. Skewer cranberries onto toothpicks
3. Place finished balls onto stand.  A Candlestick or vase works well or, you can put them right on your tabletop.

Cranberry Floating Candle Centerpiece
Another quick and easy cranberry craft is making a gorgeous cranberry and floating candle centerpiece!

What You’ll Need:
Glass Bowl

How to Make It:
1. Pour water into glass bowl.  You could also use vase or hurricane.
2. Add cranberries and floating candles.
3. Place on your table and voila!