Latest news, food, business, travel, sport, Tips and Tricks...

Valentine Carriers: The Candy Carrier

The Candy Carrier

Total Time Needed: 30 Minutes or less

Cap off Valentine's Day with this stylish tote, cleverly made from a party hat.


  • Cone-shaped party hat
  • Stickers
  • Paint pen
  • Hole punch
  • Ribbon
  • Tissue paper
  • Candy


  1. Flatten a cone-shaped party hat and cut the lobes of a heart into the top edges, as shown. Decorate one side with stickers and use a paint pen or permanent marker to write the names of your child and her valentine on the other side.
  2. With a hole punch, make 2 holes where the lobes meet and thread with a ribbon, knotting the ends, for a handle.
  3. Stuff the hat with tissue paper and fill it with assorted candies.