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DIY Valentine’s Day Candle (Dollar Tree Craft)

This easy DIY Valentine’s Day candle can be made in about 15 minutes. Using Dollar Tree supplies, it is an inexpensive craft to make for friends and family. Or make these to sell at craft fairs.

If you are making several of these, the cost will be about $2 to $3 each. Assuming you the burlap, twine, ribbon and stickers to make several candles with the same supplies.

With the flameless flickering light, this battery operated candle is the perfect decor for your Valentine’s Day dinner at home.

If you are sharing a romantic dinner, you might also like this thoughtful DIY project that displays your favorite love song in a unique way.

How to Make a Valentine’s Candle


  • Battery operated candle (you can also buy them on Amazon)
  • Love theme stickers
  • Red gingham ribbon
  • Twine
  • Burlap ribbon
  • Hot glue gun
  • Scissors


Step 1

Wrap burlap ribbon around the center of the candle and hot glue into place.

Step 2

Wrap gingham ribbon around the center of the burlap ribbon and hot glue into place.

Step 3

Hot glue or use the sticker’s adhesive backing to stick a large decorative Valentine sticker to the center of the burlap and ribbon. Press firmly so that it holds.

Step 4

Wrap twine around the top of the candle 4 to 5 times. Knot the ends and trim off the excess twine. Repeat again at the bottom of the candle.

Valentines Day Coloring Pages

Get these cute gnome coloring pages that are so cute to color for Valentines Day!

10 unique designs give hours of stress-relieving fun and adorable decorations!

Only available in our Single Girls DIY library

See my video on Youtube below, as well (and I’d love if you subscribed)!

Check out all of my easy Valentine’s Day crafts!

I have more Dollar Tree DIYs, too. This Conversation Candy Heart Sign is so cute!

And check out these matching heart keychains or this cute farmhouse Valentine’s Day wreath.