Turkey Treats

These turkey treats are so easy to make and are perfect for the kids’ table at Thanksgiving {thanks to Pink Ink Doodle for the inspiration!}.  We ended up making 25 of these little guys for Matthew’s class at school.  They actually go together really quickly and I think they SO cute!

These little turkeys are so easy to create and make the perfect Thanksgiving treat for the kids' table.
Materials
  • tulle {I found some 9″ round tulle circles at the dollar store which worked perfectly!}
  • Reese’s Pieces or M&Ms in fall colors
  • pipe cleaners {yellow, orange, brown, and red}
  • google eyes
  • glue {I used Quick Grip}
  • small clear hair elastics {also much cheaper at the dollar store!}
These M&M turkey treats are so cute!  Great for class treats or for the kids' table at Thanksgiving.
To Do
  • Place your candies in the middle of the tulle circles and secure closed with the elastic bands.  Leave enough excess tulle to form the “feathers” in the back.
  • To form the head, cut the brown pipe cleaner to approximately 6 inches.  Roll up the pipe cleaner leaving about 2 inches at the end.
  • Cut a piece of the orange pipe cleaner to form the beak {just over 1 inch}and wrap it around the outer coil of the brown pipe cleaner.
Thanksgiving turkey treats tutorial.
  • Cut a red piece of pipe cleaner for the wattle and glue google eyes on either side of the beak.
  • For the feet, cut a yellow pipe cleaner to approximately 8 inches and fold the end into three toes.

Thanksgiving turkey treats tutorial.

Now you just have to stick the body parts into your tulle.  Easy peasy!!

These Thanksgiving turkey treats are so cute -perfect for school or the kids' Thanksgiving table!

Gobble! Gobble!

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