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Bonbon-Filled Hearts

Source: Martha Stewart Living, February 2002


Surprise a loved one by hanging a heart-shaped container filled with candy on his doorknob or near his computer.


  • Plain or patterned lightweight card stock

  • Pencil

  • Hole punch

  • Ribbon

  • Candy


  1. Fold and unfold a square of plain or patterned lightweight card stock to score it as pictured.

  2. Fold the card stock in half vertically, and open.

  3. Fold it horizontally.

  4. Open.

  5. Draw two opposite corners of the square inward, tucking in the other two corners.

  6. Trace a heart.

  7. Slide fold A behind fold B.

  8. Hold in place. Then use a hole punch to pierce both; thread a ribbon through, and tie. Fill both sides of the heart with candy.

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