Delight your favorite people on Valentine’s day with this “bright” idea for a present. This cute DIY Valentine gift box will illuminate anyone’s day! (Get it?)
- Darice Wood Box with Lid
- Darice Clear Plastic Light Bulb Ornament
- Gold Craft Wire
- Darice Gold Hearts Confetti Pack
- Metallic Pink Paint
- Glue Dots
- Darice Hot Glue Gun
- Foam Scrap
- Paper Tag
Step 1. Paint the box and the lid with the pink metallic paint. Apply the first layer of paint, let it dry, then repeat with the second layer of paint. Don’t forget the inside of the box and the inside of the lid, too! Let the paint dry completely before putting the lid back on the DIY Valentine gift box.
Step 3. Cut two pieces of gold craft wire. Place a glue dot on the end of the craft wire, and attach a gold confetti heart to the wire. Repeat this with the other side of the wire, so that a heart is visible from any side.
Step 4. Cut a small piece of scrap foam to fit inside the base of the light bulb ornament. Press the ends of the two wire pieces into the foam. Put the heart wires and the foam into the light bulb. You can use hot glue to hold the foam in place if needed.
This sweet DIY Valentine gift box can be displayed year round…love never goes out of style! Fill the gift box with treats and give it to someone who is special to you. Have fun crafting and creating gifts for Valentine’s day!
If you love this DIY Valentine gift box you might also enjoy these super cute valentine DIY fortune cookies!
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Morena from MorenasCorner.com is the kind of girl who would rather have paint on her fingers than get a manicure. Morena’s passion is using thrifted and inexpensive finds to craft designer inspired creations, and she enjoys creating colorful, bold pieces of home decor. The Italian-American daughter of two DIYers, she and her husband strive to pass the tradition and value of handmade to their four children.