Valentine’s Puppy Box

Using just a shoe box and simple craft supplies, you can make this adorable Puppy box to hold Valentine’s cards!



  • Creatology Valentine’s Day Glitter Shakers  (SUL206961 UPC 400100938676)
  • Assorted red, white, pink scrapbook paper
  • Red fun foam
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Red craft paint
  • Wiggle eyes, 1″ (2)
  • Shoe box
  • White sparkle pom-pom, large
  • Silver, red sparkle chenille stems
  • Large red chenille stem


  1. Paint bottom of box with red paint; let dry.
  2. Cover top of box with red paper, secure with glue or tape.
  3. Cut large slit in lid of box for Valentines.
  4. Cut out 2 large hearts from fun foam.  Cut one heart in half, cut off pointed ends to use as ears, as shown.
  5. Cut out 3 smaller hearts from red paper for snout, front feet, and back feet.
  6. Cover ears and 3 smaller hearts with craft glue, sprinkle with red glitter.
  7. Glue sparkle chenille stems to outside of 3 smaller hearts.
  8. Cut out 2 eye areas from white paper as shown, cover with glue and white glitter. Cut tongue shape from pink paper.
  9. Glue large heart to front of box as shown, glue white eye areas, ears, wiggle eyes to face.
  10. Glue upside hearts to each end of box for feet.
  11. Glue large chenille stem to inside back end of box for tail.
  12. Glue piece of silver chenille stem to center of remaining heart to form snout.  Glue pom-pom to top for nose, glue tongue underneath as shown. Glue snout to puppy face.
  13. Replace lid on box.