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Are you sweet on someone? Feel like you’ve been shot by cupid’s arrow? Valentine’s Day puns aside, this hot chocolate, complete with an arrow-embellished straw and heart-shaped marshmallows, is a great way to show your Valentine that you care.

Valentine's Day hot chocolate recipe

I layered strips of solid-colored paper tape on striped paper straws, then used scissors to create the straw’s arrow “fringe.”

Valentine's Day project: washi tape arrow straws
Using jumbo marshmallows and a 1-inch, heart-shaped cookie cutter, you can customize your hot chocolate in just a few minutes.

Heart-Shaped Marshmallows For Valentine's Day

To serve, mix up your favorite hot chocolate recipe, or make our recipe for spiced hot chocolate mix. Then, thread the arrow straw through the heart-shaped cutout for a sweet treat that your sweety will love. Add extra hearts for marshmallow lovers!

Valentine's Day hot chocolate recipe

Declaring your adoration from afar? Layer the marshmallow cutouts on parchment paper and tuck into a festive bag with a few arrow straws and a jar of hot chocolate mix for on-demand deliciousness.

Get the Full How-To, Plus Learn to Make Your Own Hot Chocolate Mix >>

Don’t forget, you can find loads more adorable Valentine’s Day crafts and projects on HGTV.com.



Entertaining, Holidays

3 Responses

  1. wendy says:

    the spiced hot chocolate sounds very good

  2. Jean C. says:

    Very cute cupid's arrow and heart marshmallows.

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