DIY Dollar Tree Candy Jars

4 Materials
$3
1 Hour
Easy

Y’all know I cant make trick or treat bags without making something to hold all the trick or treat candy! This Halloween candy jar hack is super simple & made from all Dollar Tree supplies. These candy jars would even make a cute teacher gift or a little something sweet for your mailperson!

Halloween Candy Jar Supplies:


  • Plastic Candy Jars With Lid
  • Small Pumpkins
  • Spray Paint 
  • Hot Glue Gun

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Spray paint lids & pumpkins

Start by spray painting your plastic candy jars lids & the small foam pumpkins. I used 3 different colors for a little variety, just be sure you have a matching lid & pumpkin set.

Hot Glue Pumpkins To Candy Jar Lids

Once they dry it’s time to attach the pumpkins to the top of the candy jar lid. Just a little dab of hot glue will do the trick (see what I did there).


You could also use colored glue sticks for a fun design addition to the lids!

Fill Jars With Fun Halloween Candy!

Now all that’s left is to fill the Halloween candy jar with their favorite trick or treat candy! My favorite fall candy is candy corn. I know I know it’s not a popular Halloween candy choice but I just really like them, & I am forcing Eli to like them too since he’s young & impressionable! Parenting at its finest yall!

Dollar Tree Candy Jars

These are the easiest Halloween candy jars ever & they are super cute. Anyone else reaping the benefits of having a kiddo old enough to trick or treat this year?


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