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Valentine’s Day Exchange Card Box & Printable Cards

Details

One of the best parts of exchanging valentines is customizing a sweet mailbox to hold the notes and candy. Repurpose an empty HERSHEY'S Cocoa container to create a welcoming box using the template or designing something unique from scratch. Double the creativity this year with custom, printable Valentine’s Day cards.

You'll Need

  • Valentine's Day Exchange Card Box
  • 1
    HERSHEY'S Cocoa empty container
  • 1
    Printable design template
  • Utility knife
  • Paper
  • Printer
  • Markers, crayons or colored pencils
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Other craft supplies as needed
  • Valentine's Day Exchange Printable Cards
  • Printable card template (6 per page)
  • Cardstock
  • Printer
  • Markers or crayons
  • Scissors
  • Tape
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Directions

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valentines day exchange card box step one

Valentine's Day Exchange Card Box: Wipe the inside of your HERSHEY’S Cocoa container with a damp paper towel.

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Remove the lid. Using a utility knife, carefully cut a rectangle in the lid for the mail slot. Use the rectangular bevel around the word HERSHEY’S as your guide.

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If using one of our printable design templates, use markers or crayons to personalize the design.

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Cut out the design. Wrap it around the container and secure it with tape.

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Customize and decorate with other craft supplies and don't forget to add your name!

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printable valentines day cards craft step six

Valentine's Day Exchange Printable Cards: Print out the cards. We recommend using cardstock to give it some strength when the chocolate is attached.

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Fill in the “To” and “From” using markers or crayons.

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Cut out each card.

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Make a donut of tape and affix the chocolate to the center of the card.

Ideas & Inspiration

Need to finish the rest of your HERSHEY’S Cocoa first? Make some mugs of HERSHEY’S Perfectly Chocolate Hot Cocoa or a batch of HERSHEY’S Doubly Chocolate Cookies.

Have a favorite Hershey Candy? These treats can fit on your cards, too:

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