Candy Corn on the Cob
Of all the creations in this roundup, here's the one to try at home even if you're not much of a cook. Take a tube of cookie dough and stick candy corns in it, pointy end first, close-packed enough so eventually they look like real corn kernels. Et voila. AlaskanTomboy's tutorial on Instructables brought this to the Internet masses, but other crafty folks have made candy corn-covered push pops, cakepops and even entire layer cakes!
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