Valentine’s Day is an exciting holiday to express your feelings to the ones you love. Whether it’s your spouse, your family, or a new love interest, any one of these people would love to receive a homemade craft or dessert from you. Homemade crafts show effort and creativity. Here is a list of craft ideas that you can do yourself to help you decide what to gift the most important people in your life.
Valentine’s Jars – Clean out an old mason jar and turn it into a beautiful gift for your loved one! You can paint it, use stickers, and fill it with flowers and other good treats.
Quilted heart pillow – Test your sewing skills and make a cute and cuddly pillow! Use your scrap fabric and cut out decorative hearts to spread the love.
Felt Sleeves – Coffee lovers will adore you when you make them a reusable coffee cup sleeve. Cut out hearts and decorate it in any way you please with markers, stickers, and more.
Tea bags – Cut out hearts using paper or other materials for loved ones to enjoy while sipping out of their precious tea cups. You can turn dull tea bags into lively, holiday crafts.
Valentine’s Wreath – Who says wreaths are only for Christmas? Break open that craft box filled with extra cotton balls, clothes pins, and paper. You’re going to love showing off your pink and red masterpiece.
Felt garland –Create a garland full of hearts and love – literally! Show off your decorative skills and fill your home with Valentine’s joy.
Cocktails – Enjoy your evening with a fruity, pink drink! Cover the rim of the glass with spices and little heart candies to liven up your mood. You deserve some merriment!
Valentine’s Fairy – If you have kids and want them to join in on the fun, why not make a fairy friend? Use cloth, pipe cleaner, and other supplies lying around the house. Spread the love to children and they will love this creative craft.
Paper hearts – Don’t you love seeing hearts everywhere? Fill up your home with paper hearts and streamers. All it takes to put together is a little glue and some TLC.
Oreo heart cupcakes – Everyone loves to indulge in sweets occasionally, and you deserve a good, festive cupcake. Whip up some yummy batter, sprinkles, and icing to envelope this delectable cookie and don’t regret eating more than one!
You rock! – Here’s a unique idea: let someone know how awesome they are by telling them how much they rock! Better yet, show them. Fill a box with pink tissue paper and the coolest looking rock you can find. Voila! Instant expression of admiration. Don’t forget to add a cute little note inside.
Capture the memories – For all of you creative, scrapbooking types, this is the perfect gift to give. Break out your stamps, paper, stickers, and more and present all of your fondest memories with someone in their very own booklet and package of letters. Let your creativity run wild and show someone how much you’ve enjoyed your time together.
Stick heart – Connect nature and Valentine’s Day with these nifty stick heart designs. Scavenge your backyard, preferably with a friend or family member, and turn those plain old sticks into a rustic heart!
Mailbox – You and your children are going to need something to store all of the cards you will receive. Use glitter, stickers, foam, and other supplies to create a festive mailbox for the whole family to enjoy.
Candle holders – Spread love throughout your house and decorate those plain glass candle holders. Everyone can enjoy the pretty and inventive designs on your lovely custom made holders!