Cupful of Christmas Baskets

By  Cheryl Ball  for  iLoveToCreate,

  • Cupful of Christmas Baskets


  • Holiday-print paper cupcake liners, in assorted colors
  • White cardstock, 5" square
  • Chenille stems, in assorted colors
  • Felt, scraps: green, lime
  • Red buttons, 1/2"
  • Aleene's Fast Grab Tacky Glue


  • Decorative-edge scissors

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler
  • 1. Glue cupcake liner into coordinating-color cupcake liner.
  • 2. For handle, measure and cut 8" chenille stem length. Curl ends of length; bend upward. Position handle on edges of cupcake liner; spot glue to secure.
  • 3. Measure and cut 5" white card stock square. Use decorative-edge scissors to trim edges of square, creating circle shape. Glue cupcake liner onto center of circle.
  • 4. To decorate, cut holly leaf shapes from felt. Glue leaves onto back of red button (berry). Glue leaves and berry onto handle. Let dry.
  • 5. Fill basket with candies.