Although in old times Sugar cane Christmas candy always came in stripes of red and white but now Christmas candy is seen in different colors. So you can color the sugar cane with red and white stripes, or even green and white stripes. To make it look more interesting multiple colors can be used t color the sugar cane because now there are so much variety of multiple colored sugar cane candy available everywhere. Although all these different colors can be used, red and white stripes will make this sugar cane candy make it look the best as it is the real colors of the sugar cane. The leaves on the candy can be of green color and the ribbon can be red or golden. The background of the picture should be kept of light color like a light blue or light yellow even light brown would look pretty.