Firecracker Favors

By  Regina Easter  for  The Cutting Café

size: 4-3/4"x3-1/2"

  • Firecracker Favors


  • Cardstock: red, kraft
  • Ribbon: wide navy/white polka dot, thin red solid, thin blue dot
  • Candy rolls (Rolos, Lifesavers, etc.), four


  • The Cutting Café Printable Stamps: 4th of July Set 1, Stars Background Set, Stripes 6 By 6 Background, Tiny Solid Dot; Life Savers Box Set Cutting File
  • Bosskut Gazelle Personal Cutting Machine
  • Computer with color printer and graphics program
  • Paper adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler
  • 1. Using cutting machine or scissors, cut out lid only of Life Saver Box Set from red cardstock; assemble and set aside. Wrap blue dot ribbon around open end of lid; adhere.
  • 2. Print sentiment tag on kraft cardstock; cut out. Tie blue dot ribbon bow. Adhere tag and bow to box.
  • 3. Save background stamps into graphics or word processing program, change colors, and print. Cut four 4-1/4"x3-1/2" panels from printed backgrounds for firecrackers. Cut 12" red or navy dot ribbon length; wrap around candy roll vertically and knot ends. Wrap candy roll in printed panel; adhere ends. Repeat for each firecracker; place upright in box.
  • Tip
  • 1. The Cutting Café templates can also be printed and cut by hand using scissors.