Every month, a few of my favorite bloggers get together and have a #DollarBinChallenge. The premise is simple…we all choose one item from the dollar section of Target or Michael’s and create a craft with that item, putting our own spin on it. This month’s dollar bin item is glass test tubes from Michael’s ($1.50 each). I decided to use them to make a fun Valentine’s Day craft for my 3 kids. This “Love Potion #9” craft is super easy to make and really adorable!
All you need for this craft is:
- Glass Test Tube
- Printable “Love Potion #9” tags
- Cardboard tags
- Twine or ribbon
Click on the picture below to print out your own “Love Potion #9” tags.
After printing them out, glue the “Love Potion #9” tags onto the cardboard tags. You could also just punch a hole in the “Love Potion #9” tags as well.
Add candy to your test tubes and close them up. I love that you can add any candy you want, like red hots, conversation hearts and so much more!
Wrap the twine or ribbon around the cork or top of the test tube and tie it through the hole of the “Love Potion #9” tag.
And there you have it! A simple, fun craft and gift that will make the special ones in your life feel loved! Head on over to the other three blogs that joined in on the #dollarbinchallenge! You won’t be disappointed in the great things they made!
Homemade Bath Salts – Dinah from DIY Inspired
Decoupage Candy Holders – Monika from Life with Lovebugs
Test Tube Candle – Kara from Small Things are Big Things
Valentine’s Day Strawberry Milk Gift – Jill from Popsicle Blog
Tara is a blogger and a homeschooling mom, who lives with her fiancée and 3 kids in Southern California. A Spectacled Owl was started in June 2012 because Tara loved entering giveaways on other blogs & wanted to do the same thing for other people. It's quickly grown & turned into much more than she could ever have imagined.
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