If you’re planning a party and have already been to a party supply store, you’re sure to get lost in the section. molds for sweets; there are so many options and models that you can get lost.
And among so many types of molds, which is the most suitable for each type of party? Which mold is worth the most?
For those who are asking these questions and are still in that cruel question of which model to choose among the candy cups; calm! In the post you will see which models are available and which type to use according to the occasion.
Types of Molds for Sweets
The dot pattern is a classic in the molds print. The design is neutral and brings a more delicate touch to the mold, but without influencing the style of the party. This type of print can be found in molds of different materials, which can range from paper to fabric.
One of the options among the molds for candy are the models made in EVA. The EVA plates can be molded in different shapes to compose the molds and that’s why you can find very different models between the versions made of EVA. The price is usually a little more expensive than some paper versions, but it’s worth the effect it gives to the candy table and the candy table.
The molds made of fabric are also great options to decorate the candy table. And one of the main advantages of this type of mold is the variety of models. Due to the different prints and fabric styles, you can find or create unique models that are in total harmony with the party.
tissue paper/ tracing paper
One of the variations among the models of molds for candy, are the versions made in tissue paper or tracing paper. These types of papers are more delicate, and that’s why they make the mold more delicate too.
Among the easiest models to find are this type of mold that is usually very cost-effective and creates a beautiful effect on the table decoration.
If you want to get away from the traditional packaging models for sweets, it’s worth betting on versions made in biscuit. This type of mold is almost a work of art, as it can have different formats.
The biscuit mold is usually more expensive, this is because it is made manually and the process takes a little longer, but in order not to raise the party’s costs too much, you can mix this type of mold with other models.
Scotland canvas is nothing more than a thicker and more hollow type of fabric, in the style of a small canvas. This material can be found in different colors and is very common in candy tins.
The Scotland canvas can be used alone to make an all-empty mold, or in a mix with fabric or paper.
With lace (fabric)
There is no doubt when it comes to the delicacy of the lace; That’s why this type of fabric can even be used in the decoration and composition of candy cups.
Among the possibilities of using the income, it is worth:
- Make all the mold with lace, or;
- Use the lace only to decorate the molds.
Inspired by lace fabrics, one of the options is the paper molds that simulate this leaked effect of lace.
This type of candy shape is all made of paper and has cuts that resemble lace designs. This model is also beautiful, and is usually cheaper than the lace fabric.
Jute or burlap, as it is also known, is one of the variations among the models of molds for candy. This type of fabric gives a rustic touch to the mold, but even with this rusticity the mold can compose different styles of decoration.
Jute can be used in different forms, ranging from flower-shaped models to simpler versions, such as square molds.
If the idea is to have a neon party, it’s worth including neon candy tins among the details as well.
This type of mold has as its main characteristic being more vivid colors and with neon shades; that the effect of the lights tends to shine and give an extra charm to the party decoration.
If you love the universe and oriental traditions, the proposal is to use molds made using the origami technique.
In case you have never seen or heard of this type of mold, the truth is that the item is a folding made of paper to compose the mold. There are a variety of models made from origami, and with a little training you can create your own molds.
Among the options and models of molds for candy, one of the possibilities is to choose custom models.
Customized versions can range from models decorated with the birthday person’s name or decorated with the same theme as the party; which makes the sweets packaging unique and in total harmony with the decor.
For those who love to venture into the world of crochet, this is the inspiration to make crochet molds.
This type of mold usually has a slightly higher cost, as it requires handcrafted work and takes a little longer to be made; but the truth is that it even values the sweets with the delicacy of the mold.
A very easy model to find are the crepe paper molds. This type of material yields great ideas and can be transformed into different models and styles of molds; besides, it has the advantage of being a cheap mold option.
For those who lived in the 90s, you will definitely remember this type of mold made of laminated paper. The glow effect was the highlight of this type of this model, and even over the years it remains a beautiful option for the candy table.
In addition to the traditional format, nowadays you can find this type of mold in other formats, such as flowers.
Among the various options for molds and materials, there are models made in kraft paper.
The paper with a neutral color and more durable is a great choice for the molds, which can be used without any additions, or decorated to gain more charm and stay in the style of the party.
Models of Candy Molds for the Party
To decorate the wedding candy table, one of the strategies to choose the candy molds is to use the same decoration color chart; as in this proposal, where the molds follow different shades of pink, maintaining the harmony of the decorated table.
If you don’t intend to spend a lot on molds, one of the proposals is to use simple models, like this square and white version, and invest in the highlight for the sweets.
An increasingly common celebration is the private graduation party. This type of party is designed to circumvent the limited number of invitations to the official graduation party. And taking into account this proposal of a private party, the choice for the candy table was to use simple molds and solid colors.
Among the options of molds for sweets for the debutante party, an inspiration are the personalized models, as in this proposal.
In this proposal of Tiffany blue decoration with Provençal style, the molds used in the sweets follow the same colors used at the party – Tiffany and white – and thus are able to maintain the harmony and color chart of the party.
If the intention is to throw a pink Minnie party, this inspiration is great! Here the decoration is in pink and black, and the square molds are in the same colors. To give a little more charm to the candy packaging, the bet was to decorate the molds with the face of the theme character.
In this proposal of decoration for the baby shower, the choice of colors was blue and yellow, and following this same line, the paper and square molds were also used in these colors. To decorate the molds, the bet was to glue a satin bow in front of each one.
The baptism party too…