Sweetheart Soda Pop

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candy hearts

There’s something about conversation hearts I just love. They aren’t necessarily my favorite candy to eat, but they are just to cute…so I always end up buying some. I wanted to make some sort of valentine with all the candy I bought… so this is what I came up with.

sweethearts

MY OTHER RECIPES

I bought some sparkling pomegranate at Fresh and Easy a few months back and decided they needed to get opened up.  After the pop was gone I rinsed them out and took off the sticker labels. They were pretty sticky still so I had to use some goo gone to get it all off. Worked like a charm!

bottle craft

Make sure to let the bottles dry overnight to make sure all the water has evaporated.

homemade valentines day gifts

After I filled up the jars with candy I added a little tulle to add a little more frill. Then I printed some “conversations” out with my Silhouette and stuck those on too.

Now you have a fun treat to give your Valentine! ;)

*P.S. I’ve been trying to shoot in manual mode on my new camera, so these pictures are far from perfect… but practice makes perfect right?*

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Jamielyn Nye

Creative director and founder of I Heart Naptime. Jamielyn aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. When she’s not creating, Jamielyn loves to chase her three little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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13 comments on “Sweetheart Soda Pop”

  1. What a swet idea, I've featured you on Craft Gossip here
    http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/9-conversation-heart-crafts/

    If you would like a "featured by" button, you can grab one here!
    http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/grab-a-craft-gossip-button/

  2. I love love this, but I never buy anything with bottles, except beer. somehow I dont think it'll have quite the same effect…

  3. Cute. Really cute. And easy too. I'm off to buy some pop.

  4. Would love for you to join us at the Hugs and Kisses Valentine's Party!
    http://itsablogparty.com/

  5. Rachel {BubblyNatureCreations.com} Reply

    I featured this today on my blog here: http://www.bubblynaturecreations.com/2011/02/what-i-want-to-make-wednesday-valentine.html

    These are so cute… come pick up a featured button!!!

  6. Michelle @ Crafts and Crap Reply

    So adorable. What a great idea! I'm your newest follower and I would LOVE it if you would check out my blog too.

    http://craftsandcrap.blogspot.com/

  7. oooh i luv it great for kids..
    What kind of vinyl did you use?

    Don't forget to link it in our linking party this week.

    http://www.passionatelyartistic.com/2011/02/fun-ideas-for-valentine-day-2011be.html

    Maggie

  8. Katie at A List Maker's Life Reply

    Very cute idea. I love the way conversation hearts look – even though like you I'm not crazy about eating them! Thanks for linking to ABC's Show and Tell.

  9. These bottles are adorable! I love how simple and inexpensive they are to do. And I have all that stuff around! My girls will love these. Great idea. And your photography is great. Don't give up!
    Tracy @ rustedgingham.com

  10. Really Cute! What textile did you use for the lettering? I am pretty new at this.

  11. How did you get the crimped “caps” sealed again after you filled with candy? Adorable idea!

  12. How do you get the bottle caps back on?

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