Valentine’s Party Favor Ideas: Cute & Cost-friendly Packaging

Just in time for your Love Day celebrations! Here are 10 Valentine’s favor packaging ideas that you can not only handcraft with love, but fill with sweets and snacks for your party guests to take home. Adorable and affordable, they can be made with materials from your favorite crafts supply store; or creatively assembled from ready-made containers or downloadable printables trimmed with gift tags, stickers, ribbon and twine!

So let these featured ideas serve as inspiration to spark your creativity. Then, jump in and add your own personal spin. Giving treats as Valentine’s party favors becomes even more special with heartfelt, handmade packaging! (*this post contains affiliate links)

Option 1: Use Free Printables

Valentine's printable toppers to bag labels

1 – Mini Pizza Box Valentine – from Just Add Confetti

Isn’t this the cutest packaging idea? And in just 5 easy steps! Print (yes, the file has editable elements), cut, fold, glue, then pop in a pizza-related trinket along with the gingham-print card. Done!

2 – Happy Valentine’s Day free printable gift tags from Faking It Fabulous

Crisp and clean, these printable tags make the perfect finishing touch for cheery red paper gift bags. Add baker’s twine and a tiny clothespin, and your favors are ready for the party!

3 – Ring Pop Treats with free printable cards by Bloom Designs Online

Pair ring-shaped pops with these “Gem of a Friend” printable cards, using the download link provided. How’s that for some sweet love!

4 – Hot Chocolate Bombs with printable bag toppers by Owl Baking

These heart shaped bombs are made with a yummy combo of white chocolate and strawberry. A printable bag topper adds the perfect way to give this cute treat.

Option 2: Use Ready-made Containers

Cute Valentine's favor boxes

5 – Shortbread Heart Cookies in Takeout Boxes – from Modern Glam

Pile your choice of Valentine’s treats into handy takeout containers. Then, add heart-shaped gift tags made of hand-stamped air dry clay. Crafty!

6 – Valentine Cookie Kit – from The Artful Baker

This is actually a ready-to-order cookie decorating kit that would be amazing for a Valentine’s Day party activity. But to give as favors, you can make mini versions of this–with a couple of plain sugar cookies, frosting in a small piping bag, sprinkles and colored sugar tucked into a little box. 

7 – Valentine’s “Confetti White Chocolate Popcorn” in paper bags – from Live Love Texas

Yes, humble brown paper bags make practical packaging for homemade Valentine’s “confetti popcorn.” Just pretty them up for favor-giving with luggage-style tags with 3D heart stickers!

8 – Valentine’s Day Treat Boxes with Window – available on Amazon

It couldn’t get easier than this 24-pack of goody boxes in 6 different designs. Heart tags and baker’s twine included. Ideal for cupcakes, cookies, candy, and small Valentine’s Day gifts.

Option 3: Order Tags and Stickers

Valentine's favor tags

9 – Lil’ Bug – from Evermine: “Love Bug” packs with gift tags

Fill cellophane bags with gummy worms or other ‘bug’ themed candy. Trim with customizable circle tags tied on with pink ribbon. Such fun-looking favors!

10 – Valentine’s Day Hot Cocoa Bomb Gift Stickers – available on Amazon

Make treats like “hot cocoa bombs” party favor-ready with editable stickers like these. Versatile enough to dress up even simple bags, bottles, or boxes for giving to your guests.

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