Tissue Box Love Monster

Who says monsters can’t be lovable? Craft your own charming Valentine’s Day love monster using an old tissue box, some playful patterned paper and coloured pipe cleaners!

Tissue Box Love Monster

Skill Level

Easy. Adult supervision needed

Time to Make

30 Minutes + Drying Time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, stick and cover the tissue box with heart patterned paper. Make sure to remember what side the hole of the tissue box is on.
  2. Then, make slits where the hole in the box is, try not to cut the box.
  3. Fold and stick the slits inwards to reveal the hole.
  4. Cut out teeth from white card and stick them to the back of the mouth.
  5. Cut out two arch shapes, making sure the giant wiggle eyes fit.
  6. Fold the bottom of the arches and stick them to the top of the monster.
  7. For the antenna’s, twist pink and purple pipe cleaners together.
  8. Twist the pipe cleaners around a pencil to create 2 spiral shapes.
  9. Stick a glitter heart to both spirals.
  10. Stick the antennas to the top of the love monster, next to the eyes.
  11. Lastly, for the nose, stick two hearts on top of each other and stick to the box.
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Top Tip

Try to match up the patterns to create a seamless finish.