Valentine's Day Candy Matchboxes

Stationery designer Brooke Reynolds shows us how to turn matchboxes into sweet candy containers.


- Matchboxes (available at the grocery store, usually in packs of 10)
- Decorative paper (or download a PDF of our polka-dot- and gingham-patterned papers below)
- Pencil
- Scissors
- Double-sided tape or glue stick
- Crayons or colored markers
- Embellishments such as stickers, if desired
- Candy (regular M&M's and candy corn work well)
- Baker's twine or thin ribbon (optional)

Click here to download a PDF of our patterned paper.

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