Friday, February 4, 2011

Valentine's Cookie Bouquet

A few years back my sweet friend Lacey brought me a cookie bouquet for Valentines.

I'm still kicking myself for not taking a picture of it.

I can almost guarantee it was cuter than this one that I made.

Everything Lacey creates comes out beautiful.

Anyway, I thought I'd make some this year to give to the people I love.

All you need is:
A bucket
fudge striped cookies
gum drops
gummy hearts
shredded party paper stuff ;) (refer to picture below)
and ribbon (optional)

Start with an upside down gumdrop and cookie...
Top that with another cookie and a heart shaped gummy...

Make 5-7 of the cookie flowers.

I also made some hearts and attached them to skewers...
my silhouette did most the work. ;)

Place your Styrofoam in the bucket and poke your skewers in to create the bouquet look.

Fill the bucket with the shredded paper and tie a ribbon around the bucket.
All done!


Karen said...

those are so sweet! I love those cookies. Yum!

Scott said...

I'll be watching the mail closeley this week. ;^)


Melissa said...

SO cute and easy... I think I could actually find the time to make those (that is if I don't eat all the cookies first, it is a serious problem lately)!

lacey said...

uhm.. I'm pretty sure yours is dang cuter ;)

Love love your Master. Love it!

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Tina J. said...

Yep, absolutely have to make one for my husband and little boys!

Thanks for sharing.