Candy Bar Snowman with Gloves Hat

This Candy Bar Snowman Craft with gloves for a hat is adorable and practical. Perfect for a holiday gift to give away or a classroom craft to make at holiday parties. It’s easy to make with the kids and so cute!

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Candy Bar Snowman with Gloves Hat

candy bar snowman with gloves

How cute are these little guys? With a set of mittens on top for a hat, they make a great Christmas gift. Of course, the candy bar inside helps sweeten the gift even more.

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If you are looking for fun and simple gifts to give out this Christmas, check out my post on How to Make a Candy SleighHow to Make a Candy Train, or Making a Rudolph Lollipop 

Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for Making a Candy Bar Snowman…

  • feel free to use any type of candy bar – I used a Hershey’s bar, but this craft is completely customizable
  • the white cardstock is a great idea for the paper – It folds just like a thick wrapping paper
  • you can use scotch tape to secure the paper and decorations, at a low temp. glue gun, or tacky glue – like Fabri-tac
  • use a sharpie for the snowman’s buttons, or black buttons
  • you don’t have to add the scarf ribbon and the buttons below it – It’s just an added touch
  •  get your mittens at Dollar Tree – they are only $1 for a set and they have several cute pairs to choose from

Are you ready to make this cute Candy Bar Snowman? Let’s make sure you have everything you’ll need…

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You’ll Need:

  • 6-inch by 6-inch white card stock – for a full-size Hershy Bar, I cut about a 6-inch by 6-inch square
  • Sharpies – black and orange
  • 3/8 inch ribbon for a scarf
  • twine
  • a candy bar like a full-size Hershey’s bar

How Do You Make a Candy Bar Snowman?


  • wrap the candy bar in the card stock, just like you would a present
  • tape to secure – you can leave one end untaped so the candy bar slides out easily, but be sure to tape the bottom so it doesn’t slide out and break
  • set the mittens out so they are evenly lined up  – one on top of the other
  • tie a string around them – just below the fingers and tie them into a knot
  • slide one of the mittens over your wrapped candy bar
  • decorate with a black Sharpie for eyes, and mouth
  • use an orange Sharpie for the carrot nose
  • optional: add a ribbon just under the mouth to represent the scarf
  • just under the ribbon, add more black circles for the buttons

a candy bar snowman and gloves

That’s it! Happy Holidays!




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  1. Maria

    Can you please provide the link for the supplies? It would help me a lot to finish this project.

    1. Melissa

      Sure. I’ll try to find similar supplies at Amazon and post a link. I found the supplies that I used all over the place. I found the mittens at Dollar Tree. The cardstock is probably from Michael’s craft store. I already had the ribbon. The Hershey bars were from the store. Let me take a look at what Amazon has that would work and I’ll post it in just a few minutes.