How to make Valentine's Day Heart Boxes (Dollar Store Craft)


Valentine's Day Heart Boxes

An easy and inexpensive craft project for Valentine's Day.

Paper Mache boxes are the perfect canvas for creativity and these heart shaped boxes were only $1 at the dollar store.

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Valentine's Day Heart Boxes

Paper Mache Box
Acrylic Craft Paint
Paint Brush
Embellishments - Ribbon, Beads, Buttons, Scrapbook Paper, Foam Stickers, Glitter and more.
Glue or Glue Gun

Cover your work surface with newspaper to protect the table.

Squeeze some acrylic craft paint onto a paper plate.

Valentine's Day Heart Boxes

With a paint brush, paint the box and allow it to dry completely. If the paint does not cover the box completely, paint it with a second coat.

Valentine's Day Heart Boxes

Embellish the top and sides of the box as desired.

Valentine's Day Heart Boxes

Hand-decorated boxes can be filled with candy or a gift card for that someone special on Valentine's Day. After Valentine's Day, the boxes can be used to store mementoes, jewelry, treasures and more.

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Deco Crafter's Acrylics

Primary Sample Pack. Crafter's Acrylic is an all-purpose acrylic paint for simple basecoating and craft projects. Primary Sample Pack contains the following six colors: White, Christmas Red, Bright Yellow, Holiday Green, Truly Blue and Black. Affiliate Link to Amazon


Dollar Tree - Everything $1

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Glue - Aleene's Original Tacky Glue

4 ounce. This glue is superior on fabric silk burlap paper trimming decorating and jewelry excellent for miniatures and was especially designed for paper crafts or when gluing odd surfaces such as wood metal glass ceramic paper china Styrofoam and most plastics Affiliate Link to


Ribbon - Amazon

A large selection of ribbon - all ribbons, all colors, all sizes. Affiliate Link to Amazon


Ribbon - Dollar Tree

A huge selection of ribbon can be purchased for just $1.00 at Dollar Tree. Check it out. Affiliate Link to Sold at Dollar Tree

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