Perfect for little handsâ€”and little pocketsâ€”these decorative matchboxes are great for storing candy, secret love notes and showing off your kids' artwork.
Best for kids age: 3 and up
Blogger Behind the Idea: Inchmark
What youâ€™ll need: Matchboxes, M&Ms, a mix of patterned and solid paper, tape, scissors, string, name tags and a pen
How to make it: Gather all the empty matchbox spares you have around the house and dump out the matches. Cut 2â€ť x 4â€ť pieces of craft paper, wrap them around the matchboxes and secure with tape. Add embellishments with stamps, paper scraps or kids' artwork. Fill the boxes with M&Ms, tuck in Valentineâ€™s Day notes and attach name tags with the string.