Well this year I am going to pretend like mine look like these apples from Country Living:
Oh pretty! I thought the black and orange was chocolate, but is is raffia. Which makes more sense. Chocolate would melt on your hands and make an even bigger mess. But a girl can dream, right?
Here is their recipe for the caramel, but they didn't give any tips for the raffia sticks. I guess I am going to have to figure that out myself with some raffia and glue.