Make Kids Smile with Valentine’s Day Candy Milk Jugs

Posted on Feb 4 2015 - 7:17pm by Sahily Perez

Valentine’s Day is a great day to shower all of your loved ones (not just your significant other) with love. I enjoy giving my friends little goodies on Valentine’s Day as a way to show them that they are special to me. To keep it light hearted and fun this year, I created easy to make candy milk jugs. They are quick to make and cost under $3 per person to make.



Valentine’s Day Candy Milk Jugs



Supplies Needed:

Milk Jugs

Hershey’s Chocolate Kisses


Baker’s Twine

Gift Tags (Target has Valentine’s Day ones for $1)


Valentine’s Day Stickers (I found mine at Target for $1)




  1. Apply a Valentine’s Day sticker on the center of the front of the milk jug, as well as on top of the lid.
  2. Fill the jug with kisses. You can use a color mix, all one color, or a color gradient like I did.


  1. Write a cheeky Valentine’s Day saying on your tag. You can Google ideas or make up your own sayings. You can also choose to use the tag to write the name of the person that you will be giving the gift to. Once you are done, tie the tag around the neck of the jug.


  1. Cut about a foot and half of Baker’s Twine and wrap it around the neck of the bottle, finishing it off by tying the remaindered of the twine into a bow. Cut off any excess twine.


In just a few quick steps, you can create a pretty and tasty gift to share with a friend. I made a few to give to my favorite gal pals!



What do you think of this craft? Will you be making any goodies to share with friends on Valentine’s Day?



Sahily Perez is a professional makeup artist and blogger from from South Florida. She lives a fashion-focused lifestyle and enjoys blogging about the latest style trends, beauty tips & tricks, and most recently she has also started to write about home décor. When she is not busy typing away, she enjoys taking photos, baking cupcakes, painting and playing her furbabies. To learn more, make sure to check out her blog - Pretty in Pigment!

16 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Linda Moffitt February 4, 2015 at 9:01 pm - Reply

    These are very crafty and cute and would be easy to make I really like your little cheeky sayings on the tags too

  2. M.Clark February 4, 2015 at 11:07 pm - Reply

    These Valentine’s Day Candy Milk Jugs are a great gift idea, they are fast and easy to make. Thank you for sharing this craft post.

  3. Christina Strapp February 4, 2015 at 11:12 pm - Reply

    These are really cute. Love the ideal.

  4. lisa February 5, 2015 at 10:11 am - Reply

    That’s a cute idea. It would be a nice teachers gift. It’s inexpensive, yet it shows that you put some time and thought into it.

  5. barbara langley February 5, 2015 at 8:12 pm - Reply

    Very nice. I think I will give it a try but I am using some ribbon as well.

  6. Clint February 6, 2015 at 10:52 am - Reply

    wow! i never thought that valentines gift could be this so adorable! and its a sweet thing also if its personalized 🙂 great ideas! thanks for sharing. it might help to impress my special someone

  7. Sarah L February 7, 2015 at 1:58 am - Reply

    Those are so much fun and could be changed around for different holidays.

  8. Jessica Hill February 7, 2015 at 10:30 am - Reply

    This is a very sweet idea that my toddler could do for his grandparents! Thank you!

  9. Elicia P February 7, 2015 at 10:58 pm - Reply

    Very cute I love this idea.
    Where did you find the milk jugs?

    • ashley pfeffer February 8, 2015 at 9:25 pm - Reply

      try starbucks iced coffee sold at many grocery stores an gas stations

    • Sahily from Pretty In Pigment February 14, 2015 at 8:35 pm - Reply

      Hello Elicia!

      I purchased these jugs at Target for $1. I’ve also seen them at craft stores such as Micheals.

  10. The Frugal Exerciser February 8, 2015 at 6:35 pm - Reply

    What a cute idea and I’m sharing this with a friend.

  11. ashley pfeffer February 8, 2015 at 9:23 pm - Reply

    this is so cute! i definitely have to try this with my kids for valentines day

  12. laura rubenstein February 9, 2015 at 12:04 pm - Reply

    This is such a great idea. I love making gifts rather than buying. Makes it so much more special. 🙂

  13. lisa February 27, 2015 at 10:44 am - Reply

    That’s a nice way to say I’m thinking about you. And it looks pretty sitting out.

  14. Linda Manns Linneman March 24, 2015 at 6:06 pm - Reply

    These jars are cute not just for Valentines Day but for other occasions too. Thank you so much for sharing this

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