DIY Tutorial - Chocolate Covered Strawberries Bouquet

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DIY Tutorial - Chocolate Covered Strawberries Bouquet

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We went to the Home Depot workshop where Zander built and painted this sweetheart box. He decided to use it to make something special for his teachers for Valentine’s.

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We added a Valentine’s message to his teachers and he signed the back.

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IZZAROO - Fun Ways to Celebrate Love on Valentine's Day and Beyond

IZZAROO - Fun Ways to Celebrate Love on Valentine's Day and Beyond

To make your own bouquet of chocolate covered strawberries simply:

  • Wash and dry your strawberries well (water on the berries will make it hard for the candy to stick to it)
  • Insert a long lolly pop stick into each strawberry. I didn’t have any so I used disposable chopsticks and they worked perfectly.
  • Pick your favorite colors and flavors of candy melts.
  • Dip each strawberry into the melted chocolate.
  • Tip: The chocolate will harden fairly quickly so you'll want to work fast to coat the strawberry and add sprinkles.
  • Cut and insert a floral foam block to fit inside your pot.
  • Insert your chocolate dipped strawberries into the foam block.
  • Add some pink shredded paper to hide the foam block.

There you have it, a meaningful, beautiful AND delicious gift idea for someone special. It makes a great for Valentine's Day, teacher appreciation, or just because! What's your favorite handmade gift to give someone? We'd love to hear from you so leave us your comments below.

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