A fun craft for the kiddos, this Valentine’s Day Candy Box just needs to be printed, cut and folded, and filled with your favorite candy.
Get ready to craft a charming surprise this Valentine’s Day with our delightful candy box template. Perfect for DIY enthusiasts and anyone looking to add a personal touch to their gifts, these templates are not just easy to use but also completely free.
Whether you’re planning to fill these paper candy boxes with chocolates, candies, or little trinkets, our DIY candy box ideas are sure to add a special touch to your Valentine’s Day celebrations.
Free Printable Gift Box w/ Heart Enclosure
Follow this simple layout to print and create a beautiful heart-shaped candy box. Ideal for anyone looking for a creative DIY project
Free and Easy-to-Use Candy Box SVG and Printable Templates
Craft Your Own Candy Box: Discover the joy of creating with our candy box SVG and box printable templates. These user-friendly designs ensure a fun crafting experience, perfect for both kids and adults.
Free Printable Gift Box with Heart Enclosure
This charming printable features a heart lock top, adding a lovely twist to your candy box.
Step-by-Step Guide: Making Your DIY Candy Box
Create with Ease: Crafting your candy box is easy! Just download, print, cut, and fold. Fill it with your favorite sweets and watch as your handmade gift brings smiles on Valentine’s Day.
How to Print
- CLICK THIS LINK to Megs blog for the original free printable box.
- Follow the easy instructions provided to print your candy box template.
PDF Printable Template and Silhouette .studio file
If that free printable box doesn’t work for you, I also found this Free Valentine Gift Card Holder (Heart Top Box) Template. It’s an old post but the download links still worked for me.
Update: The featured blogger has taken down their site and this template is no longer available.
FAQ: Common Questions About Candy Box Templates
Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or just starting, our candy box templates are designed to make your Valentine’s Day special. With a range of designs and easy-to-follow instructions, you’ll have a beautiful, handmade candy box ready in no time
What kind of paper is best for making a candy box?
For a candy box, it’s ideal to use medium-weight cardstock. This type of paper is sturdy enough to hold the shape of the box and the weight of the candy, but still flexible enough to be easily folded and manipulated.
Can I resize the candy box templates to fit different candies?
Absolutely! Most templates can be resized using a photo editing software or a printer setting. Just make sure to maintain the aspect ratio to keep the proportions consistent.
Do you have any beginner-friendly decorating tips for candy boxes?
Sure! Start with simple embellishments like ribbons, stickers, or pre-cut paper shapes. You can also use stamps or washi tape for easy yet beautiful designs. Remember, less can often be more!
How can I make my candy box more durable?
To increase durability, you can laminate the paper before folding, use double layers of paper, or reinforce the box’s base and sides with additional cardstock strips.
What are some advanced techniques for folding complex box designs?
For more complex designs, practice scoring the fold lines first for cleaner and more precise folds. Using tools like a bone folder can also help in achieving sharp creases. Patience and careful measurement are key.
Where can I find inspiration for unique candy box designs?
Inspiration can be found in various places. Online platforms like Pinterest, craft blogs, or Instagram are great for visual ideas. You can also find inspiration in nature, fashion, and other packaging designs.