4th of July Craft: Stars & Stripes Rocket Favors
It's not too late to craft up these simple patriotic favors to celebrate the 4th!
Stars & Stripes Rocket Favors
Blast off your party with these cute & simple 4th of July favors! It's easy to turn construction paper & tissue into mini rockets and fill them with your favorite candy. Then decorate them with stars & stripes (of washi tape) and make your Independence Day party a blast!
Step 1: Cut a rectangle out of colored or patterned cardstock to desired size and then cut a piece of tissue paper to the same size.
Step 2: Use double-sided tape to overlap and adhere the two pieces together along one of the longer sides.
Step 3: Decorate the body of the rocket using punches, stickers or washi tape.
Step 4: Now apply double-sided tape along one of the shorter sides and roll into a tube shape, adhering in place.
Step 5: Cut a circle shape from cardstock and use scissors to cut a slit into circle, stopping at the center point.
Step 6: Bring together sides of circle, overlapping and adhering them in place to create a cone shape. Glue cone shape to top of rocket body.
Step 7: Turn over rocket and fill with candy. Gather tissue and tie closed using twine.