DIY Milk Jug Sun Catchers

Window Winter Wonderland

Want to add some cheerful swag to your windows? Think snowflakes and snowmen this winter, and let the fun begin. These sun catchers are simple to make and will brighten your home when the sun shines in!

DIY Milk Jug Sun Catchers

DIY Milk Jug Sun Catcher Craft

What You’ll Need:

DIY Milk Jug Sun Catcher Craft Materials

  • Hiland Dairy Milk jug
  • Scissors
  • Craft knife
  • One-hole punch
  • Markers (various colors)
  • Snowflake and snowman images (printed)
  • Suction cup hooks


  • Rinse jugs and remove labels with warm soapy water. Allow to dry completely.
  • Cut out a large, flat square from the smooth side of the milk jug.

DIY Milk Jug Sun Catcher Craft Step 1

  • Place the snowflake and snowman images facing up underneath the milk jug square.
  • Trace and decorate the images using colored markers.
  • Using scissors and a craft knife, cut out each snowflake and snowman.

DIY Milk Jug Sun Catcher Craft Step 2

  • Punch a hole at the top of each cutout.
  • Hang each sun catcher on a window using a suction cup hook.

Diva’s Tip

Don’t just stop at winter decor! Cut out hearts for Valentine’s Day, or leaves for fall fun! Kiddo’s birthday coming up? Create a birthday cake and balloons to celebrate the big day!

The Dairy Diva

~The Dairy Diva