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Valentine’s Day Favor Box

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Valentines Day Favor Box


Do you have 15 minutes?  Need a sweet yet quick little treat for a teacher, neighbor, child or friend?  

Then it’s May Arts and Glue Arts to the rescue.  This quick little favor box filled with matching M&M candies is sure to win their hearts and let them know they are close to your heart.



Here’s your Supply List:

  • Paper, Stamps – Papertrey Ink
  • Letters – Thickers
  • Art Institute Red glitter

*The entire box is assembled and the embellishments are attached using Glue Arts Mini Extreme Tac  Adhesive Squares



1. Print and cut out the Favor box Template.   Print and cut out designer paper.

2. Cover Thickers  X and O with glitter glue.  Sprinkle red glitter to cover.  Set aside to dry.

3. Adhere the Designer paper to the front and back of the box using

4. Assemble the box using  GA Mini Extreme Tac Adhesive Squares on the tabs.  Press firmly to adhere.

5. Stamp a strip of cardstock with the word “love” three times.  Sponge the edges with ink.  Adhere.

6. Make a triple bow using May Arts Sheer Dots 3/8” ribbon.  Adhere to box.  Adhere butterfly to bow..

7. Place the GA Mini Extreme Tac Adhesive Squares on the back of the X and O.  Adhere to box.

8. Tie up some pretty pink M&M’s in a clear cellophane bag. 


A quick, easy and fun project  that’s sure to make everyone Valentine on list smile.



Blog Post By: Charlene Driggs

  1. Janet Sisk

    What a fab little treat purse! Any girl(big or little) would love to receive this for Valentine’s Day!

  2. jen shears

    This is UBER fun!!! 🙂

  3. Karen Wedding

    I love the cute little purse idea! Always neat to see how those templates come out.

  4. nitasha

    This is too cute! Yep, think I carve out 15minutes of my day to make something so cute! Thanks for the inspiration!

  5. conniemelancon

    This is so cute! What a great idea.

  6. sue w.

    what a cute favor box. I’m sure everyone who gets one will enjoy it.
    stamping sue

  7. Karen K

    Cute little box.

  8. erin

    wow, what a great little box.

  9. DeniseB

    Sweet! Fun treat box idea!

  10. jennifer reynard

    That is incredibly sweet! Great little gift!

  11. Melissa Hortin

    This favour box is so cute. It would make such a sweet gift. Love the matching m&m’s.

  12. jean marmo

    How cute!

  13. sandee

    Adorable, wish someone would make me one! 🙂

  14. Andrea

    You definately have great taste. I can always seem to tell by the project before reaching the bottom that it must be one of Charlene’s. I loved the table decoration things as well. You go girl!!

  15. Kelly massman

    Very pretty! Love the colors!

  16. Hilarie Cortes

    What a cute idea!

  17. Ronda A.

    Such a “sweet” idea…

  18. ellen s


  19. Pam Loris

    This would make a lovely little gift! Thanks for sharing!

  20. {vicki}

    what a great box


  21. Casey Marie

    Oh so pretty!

    My favorite shape has always been hearts. Do not care how, where, when, who… there is something about hearts that pull at mine.

    Pink, ahhh, yes, my all time favorite color. Any shade, love it!!


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