Valentine's Day CraftsQuestions Ask a Question


This page contains Valentine's Day craft projects and tips.

Decorations (17)Cards (12)Gifts (10)Crafts for Kids (6)


173 Total Articles   Page 1
several roses in a clay pot

Making Hershey's Kiss RosesThese candy roses are a clever, sweet gift to make for someone you love for Valentine's Day or any special occasion. This is a page about making hershey's kiss roses.


Paper Heart Door Hanger

Paper Heart Door HangerThis easy to make paper heart decoration is easy enough for child to make. It's a nice Valentine's Day or Mother's Day project. This is a page about making a Paper Heart Door Hanger.


Heart Shaped Pot Mitt, Heart shaped pot or oven mitts.

Heart Shaped Pot MittA decorative and useful craft for Valentine's Day is a heart shaped pot mitt. You can make one yourself with a few materials and a bit of time. This is a page about making a heart shaped pot mitt.


Valentine's Day Candy Bouquet

Making a Valentine's Day Candy BouquetFlowers are beautiful and a delightful gift to receive, but you can't eat them. Try this candy bouquet instead or in addition to the traditional bouquet of flowers. This is a page about making a Valentine's Day candy bouquet.


Roses Made with Hershey's KissesHow do you make roses out of Hershey's Kisses?


completed snake

Making a Valentine Goody SnakeAn old men's tie and a few other supplies are all you need to make this cute treat filled snake for Valentine's Day. This is a page about making a Valentine goody snake.


Heart Shaped Petal Flower

Heart Shaped Pin CraftsA homemade heart shaped pin makes a thoughtful gift that can be worn all year and especially on Valentine's Day. This is a page about heart shaped pin crafts.


Heart Picture Frame Magnet - finished magnet on a stainless steel refrigerator door

Making a Heart Picture Frame MagnetThis magnetic heart picture frame magnet is fun to make for Valentine's Day or other occasions. Let us show you how.


3D Pop-Up Heart Card - open card with 3-D heart

Making a 3D Pop-Up Heart CardGather together scissors, glue, and paper to create this delightful 3D pop-up heart card. Using 3 colors adds to the overall effect.


Hogs and Kisses Candy Holder - finished hog holder surrounded by red and silver wrapped Kisses

Making a Hogs and Kisses Candy HolderThis Valentine's Day craft is based on a play on words. This sweet little TP pig makes the perfect container for some candy treats for you Valentine. The attached craft details the steps required to make your own.


Heart-Shaped Toy Binoculars - red binoculars on dark background

Making Heart-Shaped Toy BinocularsPaint and recontour TP tubes to make these fun heart shaped toy binoculars. We can show you how.


Handmade Valentine's Day Cards - cards for family

Handmade Valentine's Day CardsMake Valentine's Day card giving even more fun by working with your children to make their own cards for their friends and teacher. These cuties were made using recycled cardboard from cereal boxes. Let us show you how.



Hot Air Balloon Happy Valentine's Day Hanging Art - hanging on brick fireplace

Hot Air Balloon Happy Valentine's Day Hanging ArtThis fun hanging hot air balloon Valentine's Day craft incorporates your child's art into a cute seasonal decoration. Follow the steps and accompanying photos to make one of your own.


Wall Shell Decoration for Valentine's Day - hanging on a brick fireplace

Making a Wall Shell Decoration for Valentine's DayKids love to craft. This shell wall decoration with a Valentine's Day theme was made entirely by an elementary school child. Give your kids some craft supplies and see what happens.


Valentine's Bird Card Holder - closeup of card holder

Making a Valentine's Bird Card HolderWhen children exchange Valentine's Day cards at school, they often need to bring in a holder of some type to collect their cards. This bird card holder is so cute, as well as functional. Learn how to make your own here.


Giant Strawberry Valentine's Day Card - ready to give to recipient

Making a Giant Strawberry Valentine's Day CardReadily available supplies such as construction paper, googly eyes, and heart stickers are used to make a cute teacher's card for Valentine's Day. We can show you how.


Valentine's Handprint Cactus Card - finished card with foam heart stickers added too

Making a Valentine's Handprint Cactus CardTurn your child's handprint into a cute Valentine's card. Here it is used to create a potted cactus. This is the perfect card to send to grandparents and other family members. We can show you how in the following project.


Valentine's Hanging Wall Decoration  - full view of the hanging

Valentine's Hanging Wall DecorationWall hangings are fun to make for different seasons and holidays. This Valentine's Day one is no exception. It is easy to construct using crafting supplies you already have. If you don't they are inexpensive to buy and add to your stash for future projects.


Simple Heart Garland - garland hanging on a mantel

Making a Simple Heart GarlandThis attractive heart garland is made with kraft paper, tissue paper, and ribbon. A heart shaped paper punch comes in handy as does a paper cutter, but are not required. Learn how to make this garland using the instructions found below.


Heart Garden Stakes - a purple and a pink heart shape with green stems

Making Heart Garden StakesDon't forget to decorate outdoors for Valentine's Day. Learn how to make these fun craft stick hearts to add to your entryway planters or even to houseplants.


Valentine's Day Spider Card - finished card

How to Make a Valentine's Day Spider CardFor a fun twist on traditional Valentine's Day cards, try this spider card. Use your child's artwork as the background for the web and add other embellishments as desired. This is the perfect card for family members, such as grandparents. See how to make your own below.


Valentine's Day Hanging Flag Banner - ready to hang

Valentine's Day Hanging Flag BannerThis fun Valentine's Day banner is constructed from scrapbook paper, a branch, pink and red buttons, and ribbon. It is easy to make and you may even already have some of the necessary supplies.


Transform any Vase into a One with a Valentine's Theme - red bottle with heart decoration with a rose bud,  in front of a red wood/paper heart

Transforming a Vase for Valentine's DayFor a quick, temporary Valentine's Day decoration, add hearts cut from paper doilies to some of your vases. Tie them in place with narrow ribbon or cord. They look cute and are extremely inexpensive to make.


Heart Banner as Wall Decor - multiple hanging heart banners

Heart Banner as Wall DecorVertical strings of paper hearts attached to lengths of yarn can be used as a simple heart banner when decorating for Valentine's Day. Let us show you how.


Valentine's Day Candy & Gift Box - ready to gift

Valentine's Day Candy and Gift BoxDecorate a recycled box to create this pretty candy and gift box for your Valentine or change it up for other occasions. The steps and photos follow.


Valentine's Day Candy Jar - raffia glued around the neck and faux foliage and flowers added

Making a Valentine's Day Candy JarThis dimensionally decorated Valentine's Day jar is an excellent project for the recycle crafter. Save up those empty food jars and then refer to the project below to make a variety of them to give as gifts.



Valentine's Themed Bee Crown - finished crown on the floor

Making a Valentine's Themed Bee CrownThis paper crown kids' craft combines a cute bee theme with Valentine's Day. Little foam heart stickers adorn the tips of the antennae and are the eyes for your bee. Your child will be buzzing around the house with this fun crown firmly in place on their head.


Making a Tinsel Pipe Cleaner Heart Garland - pipe cleaners attached to a length of twine

Making a Tinsel Pipe Cleaner Heart GarlandThis inexpensive Valentine's Day decoration is easily made with tinsel pipe cleaners, a length of twine for hanging, some glue, and a pair of scissors. Make it as long as you like or make several.


Hand Painted Popsicle Stick Puzzle - puzzle

Hand Painted Popsicle Stick PuzzleUsing colored or painted Popsicle sticks you can recreate this cute puzzle. Follow the instructions provided to make this love themed puzzle or design your own image.


Eye Love You Valentine's Day Art Work

'Eye Love You' Valentine's Day ArtworkThis fun Valentine's Day card is made primarily from recycled cardboard and magazine clippings. Learn how to make one on this page.


"Giving You All My Love" Octopus - finished octopus

Making a 'Giving You All My Love' OctopusBegin with a recycled TP tube, cut and paint to make a heart tipped octopus. Fill with Valentine's Day candies or other small gifts and give it to someone you care about.


"Bee Mine" Clothespin Craft - three finished bee clothespins

Making 'Bee Mine' ClothespinsThese fun little clothespin bees can be clipped on your clothing or a gift. Learn how to make them below.


Heart Shaped Fox Card - add eyes and a nose

How to Make a Heart Shaped Fox CardUse paper heart cutouts to assemble this cute fox shaped card for your Valentine. Easy to follow instructions follow.


Arrow Toss Valentine's Day
Toddler Game -  heart with the arrows arrayed around it

Valentine's Day Arrow Toss GameThis is a fun Valentine's Day game you can make at home for the kids. Felt and dowel arrows are thrown towards the paper heart. The closest one wins.


Kissmark Decorative Banner - apply the lipstick colors in turn and make three kiss marks on the lighter paper

Making a Kissmark Decorative BannerMake a fun Valentine's Day banner by applying lipstick kiss marks onto pieces of paper. Then attach those to a colored background and hang. Easy, cute, and fun to make.


Valentine's Day Dog - red heart Valentine puppy

Making a Valentine's Day DogCreate a fun paper Valentine's Day dog with your kids. It can be used as an actual Valentine by writing a greeting on the back, or simply be a fun craft for the dog lovers in your household.


"I love you a WATT!" Greeting Card - bulb with message

I Love You a WATT! Greeting CardMake a cute homemade light bulb themed Valentine's greeting card. Tell someone dear to you, "I love you a WATT!".


Flamingo Heart Card or Kids' Craft - reverse flamingo with head added

Making a Flamingo Heart CardUsing a cut out pink heart you and the kids can make flamingo cards for Valentine's day. Pipe cleaners can be the neck and long legs adorned by pink feathers for the tail.


A pile of multicolored socks.

Giving Socks as GiftsWhen giving socks as a gift for Valentine's day a fun way to personalize them is decorating them with cute messages. Using a recycled tissue box you can make a special card.


Drum Beat Card - finished card with the message on pink paper add above and below the drum

Making a Drum Beat Greeting CardUsing a drum and drum sticks as the motif, this Valentine's Day card is unique and extra special because it is handmade. Learn how to make one by following the steps with accompanying photos found below.


Paper Carnation Wreath - add additional leaves to fill the gaps

Making a Paper Carnation WreathLearn how to create pretty pink paper carnations and then use them to construct a wreath. Everything you need to know about this project is detailed below.



Cutout Heart Valentines - add greeting

Making Cutout Paper Heart ValentinesFollow the instructions below to make two cute construction paper heart Valentines. One is a funny heart caterpillar and the left over paper from which the hearts were cut is incorporated into a second card.


Space Valentine Box - finished Valentine's Day card box

Space Valentine BoxNeed a last minute Valentine Card box? Here's a style you could recreate. We used an empty tissue box and my son decided he can reuse his space mobile for his Valentine Box.


Happy Valen-Slime Cards - card taped to gift of slime

Happy Valen-Slime CardsMy son and I made these "Will You Be My Valen-Slime Valentine Cards" for some of his friends in the neighborhood using left over fabric scraps and construction paper.


Valentine's Themed Gift Basket for Him - finished snack gift basket

Valentine's Themed Gift Basket for HimI was able to achieve this snack gift basket with an empty Persian cucumber cardboard container from Trader Joe's and an empty cereal box (for the handle.)


Paper Heart Display - both decorative hearts next to plants

Paper Heart DisplayHere's an easy way to add some heart themed decor for less, that looks simple and goes well with your existing home decor.


Recycled Snow and Heart Vase - finished vase with a flower and stems

Recycled Snow and Heart VaseThis is a great project to use up some art supplies you purchased for Christmas. A snow and heart vase is the perfect way to give the gift of love this Valentine's Day. The vase looks great displayed on your table. Just add some roses and give the gift of love to your loved ones, friends, or family.


Valentine's Day Picture Frame - man's photo in the finished frame

Valentine's Day Picture FrameThis is a really cute idea to make a picture frame for Valentine's Day. I have a tutorial that I wrote telling you how to create and make the hearts you will use to decorate your picture frame. Add your favorite picture to your frame and give the gift of love on Valentine's Day.


Heart Sticks Valentine's Day Arrangement - finished arrangement

Heart Sticks Valentine's Day ArrangementWhile pruning our apple tree, I decided to keep some of the sticks for this Valentine's themed arrangement. This is a great and thrifty craft project that will look nice as home decor while also not costing you money as you can come up with the supplies at home. Plus, the kids had fun helping (by sticking the stickers on the sticks).


Recycled CD Mirrored Hearts - a scattering of CD hearts

Recycled CD Mirrored HeartsEveryone loves to decorate with hearts and especially now that Valentine's Day is approaching. This is an excellent craft anyone can make. You can use the small mirrored hearts to decorate your Valentine's card(s), vases, picture frames, windows in your home, or even make magnets to display on your refrigerator.


A homemade solar light Valentine gift.

You Light Up My Heart Solar Valentine GiftSurround a solar stake with a seasonally decorated towel, pot holder, and a ribbon. Add a box of chocolates to this gift to show someone special how they light up your heart.


Penguin Valentine's Card or Crown - finished card faced crown

Penguin Valentine's Card or CrownYou can make this cute penguin Valentine's Day card as is with some simple supplies or turn this into a penguin card crown that I made for my daughter.


Valentine's Day Ornaments - tree decorated with heart ornaments and small gold balls

Valentine's Day OrnamentsHere is a budget friendly Valentine's Day home decor piece you could use as a center piece for your table or on your mantel.


Valentine Gift Jar - pink rocks added to the lid, ready to fill with candy or other small gifts

Valentine Gift JarValentine's Day is approaching and this is the time of the year that we give flowers or chocolates to the ones we love. Here is a cute idea to make a special gift jar and add your favorite chocolates or other homemade goodies to the jar. This is a simple project to make and the kids can make one for their teachers.


Valentine's Day Hanging Picture Frame - finished hanging frame

Valentine's Day Hanging Picture FrameHere is a budget friendly Valentine's craft you and your kids can make together. This would be an awesome craft to make as gifts from your child/children to give to grandparents by placing a photo of your child/children or family in the center.


A gift box for Valentine's treats.

Valentine's Day Patchwork Treat BoxRecycle an empty tissue box to make this pretty patchwork paper covered treat box for your child to carry their Valentine's Day cards and treats to school.


"I Knead You" Card - finished card

Making an "I Knead You" CardThis cute handmade card is a play on words. Make your own "I Knead You" card complete with a cardboard rolling pin rolling out some dough. The instructions follow.


No-Sew Gradient Felt Heart Purse - ready to fill with candy or whatever

Making a No-Sew Gradient Felt Heart PurseFelt is the perfect material to use for many no sew project. This pretty gradient felt heart purse is the perfect craft for a beginner. It can be made from scraps of felt that you might already have in your stash.


Making a Paper Valentine Tree - Valentine tree

Making a Paper Valentine TreeDecorate for Valentine's Day by making this pretty paper Valentine tree. You need a TP tube, a paper cone, and pink and red paper for the hearts, plus any additional decorations you desire. A complete list of supplies and instructions follows.


Valentine's Checkers Game - game in process

Making a Valentine's Day Checkers GameMaking a checkers game for Valentine's day can be fun. Play with heart shaped pieces in the spirit of the holiday.


Upcycled Calendar Valentine's Heart Wreath - folded paper wreath

How to Make an Upcycled Calendar Valentine's Heart WreathRecycle last year's calendar into a pretty heart shaped wreath. This page contains the instructions and photos explaining how to make an upcycled calendar Valentine's heart wreath.


Valentine Wreath Card - banner added to bottom and bow to the top

Making a Valentine Wreath CardTake small paper hearts to make this beautiful Valentine's Day card in the shape of a wreath. This is easy for kids to make with recycled materials.


Valentine's Heart Chocolate Candy/Coupon Gift

Valentine's Heart Chocolate Candy and Coupon GiftThis page contains instructions and photos to guide you in making two sweet Valentine's Day gifts. One is a kids' treat and the other a candy and coupon gift. The first step it to make small heart shaped paper boxes.


Peppermint Syrup as a Valentine's Gift - glass jar of peppermint syrup

How to Make Peppermint Syrup as a Valentine's GiftUse those on sale, after Christmas, candy canes to make a delicious gift for Valentine's Day or any occasion. This page explains how to make peppermint syrup for yourself or gifting.


Love Grows Valentine Card - finished card

Making a Love Grows Valentine CardThis card has a tree trunk with branches that end in pink or red hearts, symbolizing how your love grows. It's a beautiful way to celebrate Valentine's Day with your love.


Valentine's Day Decorated Gift Bag

Valentine's Day DIY Gift BagsYou can add holiday themed decorations to a gift bag with simple supplies you probably already have at home. This is a page about valentine's day DIY gift bags.


Rocketship Valentine's Day Gifts - two finished rocket gifts

Making Rocketship Valentine's Day GiftsWhen it's not appropriate to share sweets for a Valentine party, you and your youngster can create these fun holiday greetings. This is a page about making rocketship Valentine's Day gifts.


"I Love You To Pieces" Valentine's Day Card - finished card standing on a tabletop

Making a "I Love You To Pieces" Valentine's Day CardAn inexpensive way to show your love is by making this cute card. This is a page about making a "I love you to pieces" Valentine's day card.


Finished gift.

Be My Valentine Floral GiftMake this pretty faux floral and lollipop gift for your Valentine or tailor it for other occasions as well. Learn how to make a, "Be My Valentine" floral gift.


Valentine's Day Plant Stake - two gift plants

Valentine's Day Plant StakeDo you need a last minute Valentine's gift for a friend, loved one, co-worker, teacher, etc.? Plants would be perfect! And to add a cute touch to the gift, add a plant stake with a cute personalized message on a paper heart.


Valentine's Day Tissue Wreath - finished wreath with three hearts in middle

How to Make a Valentine's Day Tissue WreathThis cute seasonal wreath is made using a wreath form cut from a paper plate. Scrunched up bits of tissue paper and crepe paper streamers are glued on to decorate it in pink and red. This page is about how to make a Valentine's day tissue wreath.


"Eyes On You" Valentines - finished cards

'Eyes On You' ValentinesIf you shop in the dollar section at Target, the packaging can potentially be reusable. Here is how I made these Valentine's Day cards from the $1 paper tape packaging!


Pink felt heart tree on mantle.

Making a Valentine's Day TreeWe have all seen beautiful cone shaped Christmas tree decorations, but why not make one for Valentine's Day? You can create a lovely decoration by covering the cone shape with felt, paper, or other materials, for example fabric yo yos. Learn how to make a Valentine's Day tree.


Wreath hanging on door.

Making a Paper Valentine WreathUsing scrapbook paper you can make a pretty wreath to decorate your wall or door for Valentine's Day. This page provides step by step instructions for making a paper Valentine wreath.


Candy Basket - closeup of candy basket

Candy BasketThis is a cute candy basket - perfect as a Valentine's Day gift, or little decoration piece for your office desk.


Repurpose Victoria's Secret Shopping Bag for Valentine's Day - cute pink and white striped shopping bag repurposed into a Valentine's Day gift bag

Repurpose Victoria's Secret Shopping Bag for Valentine's DayIf you have any shopping bags laying around, you can repurpose those bags into thoughtful handmade Valentine's Day gift bags.


Valentine's Day Paper Craft Card - finished front of the card

Valentine's Day Paper CardValentine's Day is around the corner. This is a handmade card you could make and have your child decorate to give to their teacher(s).


Hearts Garland - hanging on mantle

Making a Paper Valentine's Day Hearts GarlandTurn strips of red and pink paper into cute curled heart shapes that are then strung into a garland of any length. Decorate the mantel or other places in your home or office. This page contains photos and instructions for making a paper Valentine's Day hearts garland.


Heart Shaped Leis

How to Make Heart Shaped LeisThese fun to make, paper heart and straw piece, leis are an easy project for your child to put together as gifts for friends on Valentine's Day. This is a page about how to make heart shaped leis.


"Wide-Eyed Over You" Valentine Card

Making a 'Wide-Eyed Over You' Valentine CardHomemade Valentine's Day cards can add an even more special meaning to the day. Give your Valentine this cute little heart with its wide eyes and happy smile. This is a page about making a "Wide-eyed Over You" Valentine card.


Fan folded paper heart.

"Number 1 Fan" Valentine Project for KidsThis is a page about "Number 1 Fan" Valentine project for kids. This fun paper plate craft is perfect for children to make and give for Valentine's Day.


Styrofoam heart wreath on a red background.

How to Make a Foam Heart WreathThis is a page about how to make a foam heart wreath. Whether you use a heart shaped wreath or a circle, foam wreath forms are the starting off point for a variety of pretty heart themed wreath projects.


A homemade Valentine's Day card with pop-up hearts.

Mini Pop-up Valentine Card Kids' CraftEasily create vibrant pop-up cards from construction paper, great for kids to make for Valentine's Day. This page has instructions for making a mini pop-up Valentine card kids' craft.


Turtle Dove of Love Valentine Card - finished card with rhinestones randomly glued to the card face around the doves, inside the heart

How to Make a Turtle Dove of Love Valentine CardThis pretty Valentine's Day card is adorned with two resin turtle doves. If you enjoy making your own greeting cards or are new to this craft give this one a try. This is a page about how to make a turtle dove of love Valentine card.


Loved Up Drinks Coasters - coat with varnish and allow to dry

'Loved Up' Heart Drink CoastersThis is a page about making 'loved up' heart drink coasters. These cute coaster make a great gift for Valentine's day. They are easy to make and can even be customized with a personal message.


Pop Heart Decoration - finished heart

Making a Paper 3D HeartThis is a page about pop heart decoration. These neat 3D paper hearts can be attached to a Valentine's day card or gift for a beautiful handmade touch. They also make great decorations for your home or office. While they may look complicated, they are quite easy to make.


Valentine's Day Hearts Card - hearts added and rhinestone strip

Making a Valentine's Day Hearts CardThis is a page about making a Valentine's day hearts card. These beautiful, curly paper hearts are the perfect decoration for these custom cards.


Heart-Shaped Cupcake Topper - three cupcakes with heart decoration in the center one

How to Make a Heart-Shaped Cupcake TopperAdd a fun heart shaped topper to your Valentine's Day, or other occasion, cupcakes. Try one made with Froot Loops strung on a pipe cleaner in the shape of a heart. This is a page about heart-shaped cupcake topper.


Personalized Valentine's Day Card - finished card and bubble wand

Personalized Valentine's Day CardA cute and thoughtful way of giving a Valentine's Day card is making it personalized. You can get inspiration from other Valentine's Day cards or Pinterest. The cost for each card and bubbles wand was only .13 cents per card! This is cheaper than buying in stores and who doesn't love bubbles?


Woven Felt Heart - closeup of finished heart on dark pink background

Woven Felt HeartThis handmade woven felt heart makes for a heartfelt gift! I love how the two pieces come together to make a gorgeous high-contrast heart. This is a great craft for all ages.


Tiny Hearts Wall Decor - finished hearts

Tiny Hearts Wall DecorThis craft so far is the simplest craft I have made. It's so simple that you can even invite your kids to participate in this project as part of your Valentine's Day bonding.


Two Hearts As One Valentine Day Card -  finished card with heart coloring page glued on the front

Two Hearts As One Valentine Day CardHere is an easy mini adult-coloring-project-turned-card for Valentine's Day. Symbolizing two lives that started separately, and eventually interlinked when falling in love, this card is sure to melt your Cupid's heart.


Love Grows Valentine Card - finished card

Love Grows Valentine CardThis Valentine's Day, celebrate your love for your significant other with this easy card. Using a printout of a tree and hearts punched from an old calendar page, this card is also easy on the pocket.


Candy Cane Heart

Making Candy Cane HeartsThese sweet, tasty treats are easy to make and are fun to give. This is a page about making candy cane hearts.


A crossword puzzle valentine's card.

Making a Crossword Puzzle Valentine's CardCreate your own crossword puzzle to incorporate into a personal Valentine's Day card for a loved one. This is a page about making a crossword puzzle Valentine's card.


Owl Valentine - finished owl with wings

How to Make a Toilet Paper Tube Owl ValentineThe toilet paper tube is a popular crafting supply. Here you can learn to make a cute owl Valentine. This is a page about how to make a toilet paper tube owl Valentine.


Romantic Wreath - wreath hanging on closet knob

How to Make a Romantic WreathDisplaying a lovely romantic wreath at Valentine's time is easy especially if you make your own. This page shows you how to make one version inexpensively. This is a page about how to make a romantic wreath.


Love Through the Years Wreath - Finished wreath.

Valentine Love Through the Years WreathUse a new or recycled wreath to display Valentine mementos from years gone by. This is a page about assembling a Valentine love through the years wreath.


A lacy heart from white doilies, for a napkin rings.

Lacy Valentine Napkin RingsThese pretty, easy to make napkin rings will help you set a romantic Valentine's Day table. This page contains instructions for making lacy Valentine napkin rings.


A Valentine's Day garland made from recycled plastic hearts.

Recycled Heart GarlandRecycled craft projects are doubly satisfying, not only do you have a lovely or useful craft item, but your are recycling and repurposing materials that would have gone to the landfill. This is a page explains how to make a heart garland from recycled milk jugs or other thin plastic containers.


Pure Love Valentine's Day Card - finished heart card

How to Make a Pure Love Valentine's Day CardThis homemade Valentine's Day card would be great to make for your significant other. This tutorial will show you how to make a pure love Valentine's Day card.


Load More
Sock Sleeve for a Gift - sleeve around a pair of pink socks with hearts

Sock Sleeve for a GiftSocks make great gifts that are inexpensive and fit everyone's budget. Plus it's practical and thoughtful because you want the person to have warm feet. Make a sock sleeve with construction paper, write a cute phrase (it could be for any occasion not just Valentine's Day) and this would be a great gift.


Valentine's Day Spider Card - finished card

Valentine's Day Spider CardHere is one way you could up-cycle your kid's painting creations. Turn them into sentimental cards. Perfect for grandparents, family, friends, classmates, neighbors, etc.


Handmade Valentine's Day Cards

Handmade Valentine's Day CardsYou can create these lovely handmade Valentine's Day cards out of cereal boxes. My daughter made these for her classmates as well as for us and her brother.


Heart Garden Stakes - stakes in a potted tree

Heart Garden StakesHere is a project for making cute and thrifty heart/Valentine conversation candy inspired garden stakes. They are perfect to place as outdoor decorations for a pathway, in your planters, or even use as party decorations (place inside a vase with rocks or other decorations so the stake could stand).


Giant Strawberry Valentine's Day Card - ready to give to recipient

Giant Strawberry Valentine's Day CardThis is a giant strawberry Valentine's Day card my daughter helped make for her teacher. This is an easy card you can recreate with simple supplies you probably already have at home!


3D Pop-Up Heart Card - open card with 3-D heart

3D Pop-Up Heart CardYou only need a few pieces of coloured paper, scissors, and glue to make this beautiful pop-up card. You could even make just the card base and the heart using two colours. I used three to make it high contrast. :)


More Featured


Ombre M & Ms Candy Jar

Ombre M & Ms Candy JarThis is a simple gift to make for someone special. See how we made this ombre m&m's candy jar in this short video.


Hershey's Kiss Roses

Hershey's Kiss RosesThese Hershey's Kisses roses are a cute way to give that special someone flowers. Learn how to make them in this video.


Bouquet made from candy

Valentine's Day Candy BouquetSurprise your sweetie with this candy bouquet on a special day. Check out this video and learn how easy it is to make.


A Valentine's day craft with colorful fabric hearts in a container.

Bucket of HeartsThis container of cheerful fabric hearts is sure to bring a smile to your valentine. Learn how to make it in this short video.


Heart Ornament

Heart OrnamentThis video shows you how to make this cute heart ornament, sprinkled with glitter and sequins, embellished with lace, bow, and ribbon rose.



Heart Banner as Wall Decor - multiple hanging heart banners

Heart Banner as Wall DecorGive your home a simple spirit of love this season by using colored papers and yarn. What I like about this craft is that it's not time consuming. It can be done in less than an hour. So start spreading the love on your walls!


Valentine Ceiling Decor - pretty decorative hanging Valentine's Day decoration

Valentine Ceiling DecorApply magical love decor to your ceiling by using paper and branches. These can be found right in your backyard or the woods near you. Find tiny branches and start the magic.


Valentine's Handprint Cactus Card - finished card with foam heart stickers added too

Valentine's Handprint Cactus CardIf you follow me, you know I like to make handprint cards for every occasion to give to family/friends (especially grandparents) as a sentimental piece. On the back you could write your child's name and year and it's just a cute piece to have for memories!


Valentine's Day Candy & Gift Box - ready to gift

Valentine's Day Candy & Gift BoxThis is the present I'm going to give my husband for Valentine's Day. Here are some tricks and tips on how to glam up packaging that was meant to be tossed out; making this gift affordable & practical! You can apply this same concept for a birthday gift, anniversary gift, etc.


Transform any Vase into a One with a Valentine's Theme - clear bottle and red vase decorated with paper doily hearts

Transforming a Vase for Valentine's DayHere is an easy and inexpensive hack you could do to transform your vases into Valentine's themed ones "temporarily". You don't have to pay the high price of Valentine's Day decorated vases. After the season, you can still resume using your vases for any occasion!


Valentine's Hanging Wall Decoration  - hanging

Valentine's Hanging Wall DecorationHere is a cute and inexpensive Valentine's hanging wall decoration you can make for your home. This could double as party decorations for an at home date night, birthday, anniversary, wedding, bridal shower, etc.!


More Recent


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Valentine's Day Craft for 3rd Grade BoysI am the room mom for my son's 3rd grade class. I am in charge of the Valentine's Day party. My question is, "is there a craft 3rd grade boys will enjoy doing for Valentines Day?" Please help.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Valentine's Shoe Box DesignsI was wondering if anyone had any great creative Valentine box ideas? Pictures are great too to see the box. Thanks.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Valentine Sayings for Decorating CandyI have a large bag of candy that I want to use when making Valentine's for my grandchildren. Where can I find simple sayings that can be typed, then taped to the candy?


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Making a Valentine's ScrapbookI'm making a Valentine's scrapbook for my boyfriend. We have been together for about 2 years now and I want to make it really special. Does anyone have any ideas? Does anybody have any good Valentines sayings or jokes that I can us in it? I am also going to but some photos of us in it. Anyone got some special things I can do with pictures?


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Making a Kissing Ball for Valentine's DayAnybody know how to make a kissing ball for Valentine's Day? I saw one in a Better Homes and Garden magazine but it calls for some stuff I don't have.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Ideas For Toilet Paper Roll Valentine CraftsI have a bunch of toilet paper rolls. I'm wanting to make some Valentine crafts with them. I just don't know any ideas on what to do with them. Any suggestions on reusing?


More Questions

St. Patrick's Ideas!
Easter Ideas!
ThriftyFun on Facebook
ThriftyFun on Pinterest
ThriftyFun on Instagram
Enter a Contest
Free Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post

Published by ThriftyFun.

Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Generated 2020-03-13 14:06:42 in 7 secs. ⛅️️