Add a special touch to a homemade or store-bought birthday cake. These quick cake toppers are easy to make and sure to be a hit.
How to make 3 quick cake toppers. For these crafts, you'll need: silhouette of your child, colored paper, metallic chenille stems, Swedish fish, drinking straw, baker's twine, wooden skewers, paper straws, pencil, and scissors. 1. Cut out your child's silhouette. Trace onto colored paper and cut it out. Tape silhouette onto paper straw. 2. Bend metallic chenille stems into shapes or letters. Cut small piece of drinking straw for end of chenille stem. Insert end of chenille stem into drinking straw piece. 3. Poke a hole through the candy fish's eye. Thread the string through. Tie a knot. Tie to a wooden skewer. For more, visit parents.com/birthdays