Valentine’s Day is an excellent opportunity to show your children how much you love them. Give them a Valentine’s Day gift they like. A unique way to create a personalize gift for your children is to design a beautiful candy jar and fill it with him or his favourite candies. Making a candy jar for your children is cost efficient and fun. You can utilize any extra glass jar in your home. Follow the given below step by step how to make a Valentine’s Day Candy Jar for Children to make a beautiful jar:
Things you will need to make a Valentine’s Day Candy Jar for Children
- Clean empty glass jar
- Hot glue gun
- Fabric scraps
- Measuring tape
Start off by laying newspaper on a flat surface to create your work area.
Wash the glass jar with a steel wool in order to remove the label on it. Dry your jar with a cloth or a tissue paper.
Measure around the jar and cut the fabric accordingly. You can use a simple fabric in red, pink or white colour.
Now hot glue the Valentine’s Day themed fabric around your jar.
Get a medium size ribbon out, measure it around your Valentine’s Day jar and add extra for making a bow.
Gradually hot glue the piece of ribbon around the top of the Valentine’s Day themed fabric and do not forget to leave an extra ribbon on both ends to tie a bow. Set it aside until dry.
Meanwhile, pick up glaze papers in different colours and make different heart shapes on them. Cut the hearts carefully.
Now paste the heart shapes to your jar with the help of a hot glue gun or a simple glue stick. You can also decorate the jar with different Valentine’s Day stickers.
Next, tie the both end of the ribbons above the fabric to form a nice bow.
Trace the lid on a piece of a red, pink or white fabric and cut it out carefully. Glue it on the top of the jar’s lid.
Fill it with your children’s favourite candies, gum, chocolates or candy hearts. Your Valentine’s Day jar is ready, present it to your child and enjoy his or her cute smile while receiving the gift.