Sunday, July 15, 2012

DIY Sugar Cubes

I first ran across this idea on Pinterest (surprise, surprise) and it comes from a cute little blog called Nifty Thrifty.  It's super easy, doesn't take a whole lot of supplies, and makes the perfect gift for the host who has it all.

You will need:
  • Silicone ice cube trays (I got mine at Ikea for just 97 cents!)
  • 1/2 cup of sugar
  • Small dish of water
 Using a teaspoon, add a bit of water to the sugar at a time, mixing it up to make a sugar paste.

Then, add a teaspoon of the paste to each ice cube opening, pressing it in firmly.

Let the sugar dry completely (at least a day) and gently pop the cubes out of their trays.  So cute!


  1. Those are so adorable! I love this idea!

    <3Chelsea Elizabeth

  2. Really cute idea! You are so creative.
    Hugs from New York,
    Ask Erena

  3. What a cute idea! I always wondered how these were made!

  4. Holly, you've just stolen my idea!! I'm joking of course :) But I've had this same diy project on my editorial calendar for a while :) I can't wait to try it, yours looks really fantastic!

    xx Ivana
    Macarons and Pearls

    1. Lol! Well, great minds think alike ;) I'd love to make these again with a few drops of red food coloring in the water- pink sugar cubes! What could be cuter?

  5. What a FUN idea! This would be so great for a party or shower. I will have to remember this one for sure.


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