Wondering where to store all that Valentine’s Day candy? This DIY Valentine’s Day candy dish inspired by old-style gumball machines is the perfect place to keep it on display.
Make your house a little sweeter this Valentine’s Day with a DIY gumball machine candy dish. Spice up the winter grays with splashes of pinks and reds that remind you to celebrate with your special valentine.
- Terracotta pot
- Terracotta saucer
- Glass dish
- Large wooden beads
- Pink paint
- Valentine’s Day ribbon
- Hot glue gun
Paint the terracotta pot, saucer and wooden bead on all sides with the pink paint, then set them aside to dry.
Heat up the hot glue gun. Turn the pot upside down and glue the glass bowl on top of the pot.
Glue the wooden bead to the terracotta saucer.
Cut a piece of Valentine’s Day ribbon and tie it around the candy dish where the glass meets the pot.
Fill the glass bowl with candy, then place the saucer on top of the glass bowl. Now your gumball-inspired candy dish is complete!