Whimsical Peppermint Candy Banner and PDE Linky Party

Good morning and welcome back to another beautiful day for crafting! We’re excited to participate in another fabulous Design Team Challenge with Pause Dream Enjoy! We have linked up at this blog for a while now and always find inspiration browsing the wonderful projects posted, both from the Design Team members and the linky party participants! Be sure to jump over and link up your very own project for the world to see!

Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party with My Paper Craze


Before we get too far ahead of ourselves, let’s take a look at Pause Dream Enjoy and what they have going on this week! The theme for this linky party is {BANNERS}! I can’t wait to check it out for myself, but first, here’s our project for the week!

Whimisical Peppermint Banner by My Paper Craze

I’m so excited to be getting a head start on my Christmas decorations this year.  I’ve decided to go with a whimsical theme for this season and I plan on hanging this banner on the wall behind the kid’s table.  It was so quick and easy to put together and will go perfectly with the table decor I have planned.



White card stock

Red glitter card stock

Red ribbon

Hot glue gun and glue sticks

Double sided adhesive

Plastic wrap

Silhouette cutting machine

Silhouette studio designs #65572 and #50832


The designs for my banner only consist of two layers.  I cut the base out of white card stock and the top layers out of red glitter cardstock.  I attached the red pieces with double sided tape.  I then used hot glue to attach the peppermint candies, candy cane and bows to the ribbon.  I decided to attach the plastic wrap to the peppermint candies last so that I didn’t melt it with the glue gun.  A little ribbon to gather the plastic wrap to look like candy wrappers and it was done.


So now that I’ve shared my project, jump on over to Pause Dream Enjoy and link up! For an added bonus, check out the other link ups and DT projects for even more inspiration!

Thanks for stopping in and see you soon!


  1. Janis

    Fun banner! LOVE the candy wrapped up. 🙂

    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks Janis!

  2. Stacey's Creative Corner

    This is so fun and whimsical!! I love it!

    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks Stacey! I appreciate you stopping by.

  3. Lee-Ann


    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks Lee-Ann! I appreciate you stopping by.

  4. Sharon

    I so love your banner!!! The candy canes are great and I really love the peppermint candies!!! 🙂

    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks Sharon! I appreciate you stopping by.

  5. Natasha

    Such a beautiful banner!

    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks Natasha!

  6. Rose's Craft at FineCraftGuild.com

    Becky, this is really fun! Thank you for linking up your cuteness to our linky party. It’s always a pleasure partying with you. Can’t wait to see what you’ll bring us again, … ahh.. in just a few hours! I better get ready soon. ~ Rose

    1. Becky Dykes (Post author)

      Thanks, Rose! It’s always a pleasure linking up with you guys, and thanks for taking the time to check us out! See you soon!

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