some Various Cone Decorating Ideas
CHOOSE ANY MIX RECIPES
Tags, Ribbons etc
There are a number
of ways to decorate your Cone Mixes:
Paint a Design
on your cone bag before filling it.
ingredients in the cone like Sand Art
Wrap the entire
Jar in Tulle or Fabric
Attach a Tag
using ribbons or Raffia
Simply add a
finish tag & Pretty Label
different cone mixes in a Themed gift basket
whisks, wooden spoons, mini garden trowel, jute, etc to spruce up
Attach a cookie
cutter with some ribbons or raffia
Use hot-glue to
add Flowers, spice sticks, ornaments etc
Make your Cone sparkle with Glitter Paints
Create a Raffia
Bundle by cutting 6" pieces, bundle the center with a twistie tie.
Fluff it out a bit & attach to jar with hot glue
Victorian "feel" to your cone by attaching dried flowers and a
theme, wrap bandana colored strip around top & attach mini straw hat
Decorate the top
of the cone with natural materials such as mini pine cones
How should I layer the Mixes?
There is no right or wrong way
to layer your jar mixes. However, to make the CONE most appealing,
try using various textures & contrasting colors. For instance in a
Butterscotch cookie mix, place a layer of flour first, brown sugar
second, nuts third , butterscotch chips fourth and so on. The
variety will add appeal to your gifts and make them visually
Here are several tips for
successfully layering your Cones.
Where do I find the Cone Bags?
www.celloinabox.com Has them!
recipes can I use?
You can use Any of the Mix
recipes in our site, soup mixes, dip mixes, convenience mixes,
Breakfast mixes, etc. It does not matter. You just need to remember
how many cups of ingredients your cones will hold.
Start with the lightest
ingredients first: Flour (be sure to mix your baking soda, powder,
salt if listed). This will ensure that the mix incorporates
Remember to use recipes that are
a total of 2-3 cups of ingredients.
Add your nuts, raisins,
chocolate pieces, candies and other larger, more coarse ingredients.