10 Valentine’s Day Crafts to Help You Have the Best V-Day Ever

Get ready for the loveliest day of the year! With Valentine’s Day almost upon us, it’s time to get your home, your gifts, and your Valentine’s Day cards in order. If you’ve ever thought that Valentine’s Day was sort of a let-down, then you need to follow this guide to understand how fun and festive it can actually be. It’s likely that all you need are some good Valentine’s Day ideas to get you excited about the holiday again. With this step-by-step guid, we’ll show you some of the best Valentine’s Day crafts to make Valentine’s Day gifts, home decor, and decorations so that you have the best Valentine’s Day ever.

10 Valentine's Day Crafts to Help You Have the Best V-Day Ever

First things first, decorate your home so that you are surrounded by love! Making your house a fun, festive place will definitely make you excited for Valentine’s Day. Start off by upgrading your boring old candle holders into stunning, romantic decorations. These are truly The Easiest Valentine’s Day Decorations.

The Easiest Valentine's Day Decorations

Next, make sure all of your neighbors and visitors feel the love too by hanging a Valentine’s Day wreath or other decoration on your front door! We especially love this Repurposed Crown Molding Heart Decor!

Repurposed Crown Molding Heart Decor

Wake up with a heartwarming cup of coffee by making the I Heart You Mug Cozy. This would also make a great gift for anyone you know who is an avid coffee or tea drinker.

I Heart You Mug Cozy

Planning a Valentine’s dinner? Add some nice little touches to your table decorations by making the Queen of Hearts Table Runner.

Queen of Hearts Table Runner

Add other small touches around the house that your friends and family will love with their whole heart. Leave this Wine Cork Heart by the bar so that all of the wine lovers can appreciate this heartwarming wine cork art.

Wine Cork Heart

Now that your house is decorated to the nines, it’s time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day gifts. If you’re looking for a nice gift to make all of your girlfriends, why not tell them, “Somebody loaves you“?

Somebody Loaves You

Finding gifts for the man in your life can be difficult, but everyone knows the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so try making him A Pie Made With Love!

A Pie Made With Love

Now that you’ve got your gifts all set, it’s time to finish off your Valentine’s Day cards. For a more serious card, try giving the stunningly beautiful Pretty Paper Scraps Valentine.

Pretty Paper Scraps Valentine

If you’re a bigger fan of funny Valentine’s Day cards, give your loved one this DIY Scratch-Off Valentine—it’s horribly/wonderfully punny!

DIY Scratch-Off Valentine

Last but not least, dress to impress! You’ve decked out your entire house—and your friends and family—with awesome Valentine’s swag. But don’t forget about yourself! Wear this Lovey Dovey Apron to really bring out the Valentine’s fanatic in you.

Lovey Dovey Apron

And there you have it! You can easily craft your way to a festive and inexpensive Valentine’s Day!

What’s your favorite way to celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Find Cute Valentine’s Day Ideas in the new eBook from AllFreeHolidayCrafts

Valentine's Day Ideas: Heart Crafts and Cute Valentine's Day Crafts eBook

Over at AllFreeHolidayCrafts.com, we know that Valentine’s Day just isn’t the same without fun decorations, heart crafts, and other cute Valentine’s Day ideas to create. To prove our point, we’ve rounded up our top 10 cute and creative ideas for the holiday into one superb collection. The best part is, Valentine’s Day Ideas: 10 Heart Crafts and Cute Valentine’s Day Crafts is not only free for you to download and store on your computer, but it’s a printable craft collection as well! Like the Crazy-Cute Crochet Heart, shown on the eBook’s cover, all the cute Valentine’s Day ideas and heart crafts included in this collection are must-haves. Stop resisting! Grab your copy of Valentine’s Day Ideas: 10 Heart Crafts and Cute Valentine’s Day Crafts today.




Adorable Heart Crafts

Simple Heart Bunting
No matter what you have in mind when it comes to your Valentine’s Day Crafts, you’re no doubt going to embrace the classic heart-shaped symbol. Whether they are made from yarn, paper, or fabric, we’ve got fabulous heart crafts for you to try in our latest eBook. In fact, Valentine’s Day Ideas: 10 Heart Crafts and Cute Valentine’s Day Crafts is filled with as many heart crafts as your heart desires! Like this Simple Heart Bunting, all the heart-shaped crafts in our latest collection are devastatingly adorable.



More Cute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Puppy Love Bandana
While our heat crafts are cute enough to fill an entire collection, we didn’t stop there! Piled between these 24 pages you will find an assortment of cute and unique ideas for the holiday. We even have a fun little DIY accessory for your pets, fabric flowers, and a fabulously simple handmade Valentine’s Day gift. Don’t miss another minute of delightful holiday crafting, grab your free, printable copy of our of Valentine’s Day Ideas: 10 Heart Crafts and Cute Valentine’s Day eBook and let the festivities begin!





How many Valentine’s Day crafts do you plan to make this year?





Ready for Love: The Best Valentine’s Day Quilts to Make This Year

Heart Embers Quilt Block

Can you feel the love tonight? Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s time to start on those romantic quilts and quilt projects for that special someone! Whether you’re sewing a new bed quilt or just a little something, these projects are a wonderful way to show you care. What everyone forgets about Valentine’s Day is that you don’t have to limit your gifts to a spouse or significant other. Give all your loved ones a token of your affection this February and bring a little warmth to the dreariest time of the year with projects like the Heart Embers Quilt Block.

Home Decor: Romance Your Man…tel

Be My Valentine GarlandThis collection of adorable table runners, garlands, wall quilts and more is perfect for quick, easy decorations. You don’t have to completely deck out our house to get into the holiday—just a little touch here and there will make all the difference. Make this gorgeous Be My Valentine Garland in no time flat and let it put a smile on that special someone’s face.

1. Hearts a Flutter Table Runner
2. Improv Valentine Wall Quilt
3. Checkered Heart Wall Quilt
4. Heart Strings Table Runner

Knotty Little Valentine's Day ApronCook Up Some Romance

They say the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, so get your kitchen in tip-top shape with these adorable quilted kitchen crafts! They’ll be sure to add a little extra warmth to any cup of cocoa, piece of chocolate, or dinner for two. Make the adorable Knotty Little Valentine’s Day Apron to keep you and anyone who’s cooking with you nice and tidy! Remember: love doesn’t have to be messy. (But just in case, wear the apron.)

1. Knotty Little Valentine’s Day Apron
2. Cross Your Hear Mug Rug
3. Ruffled Mug Rug Valentine
4. Valentine’s Day Table Topper

Quilted Valentine Hearts PillowLove Cushion

Soften the blow of lost love with one of these gorgeous Valentine’s Day pillows. You can keep these adorable pillows out all year long, but they’re especially relevant in February! This precious Quilted Valentine Hearts Pillow will make any couch look just a little more inviting. Some may say that love is a battlefield, but we here at FaveQuilts don’t see why it can’t be something a little bit softer.

1. Quilted Valentine Hearts Pillow
2. Beginner’s Patchwork Heart Pillow
3. Pocket Full of Love Pillow
4. Reverse Applique Gathered Heart Pillow
5. Cross My Heart Appliqued Pillow

What’s the most romantic Valentine’s Day you’ve ever had?

Love is in the Air! The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Crafting Guide

Whether you love it or you hate it, Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and everyone’s scrambling to figure out what to give their loved ones. One of the perks of being a crafter is that we never have to worry about this, as there are always Valentine’s Day crafts waiting to be created. With all the potential decorations, gifts, and edible projects to make, you’ll have a number of inexpensive, personalized ways to show your valentine that you care.

    

 Valentine’s Day Cards

Instead of buying your cards this year, use these easy tutorials to design your own special holiday card. You’re sure to find a way to get your message across with projects ranging from elegant to downright adorable.

Gifts to Give

Make your loved ones something that’s truly one of a kind. You can put your own personalized touches on projects they can cherish for years to come.

Sweets for Your Sweet

Valentine’s Day is the best excuse to indulge in some delicious desserts . You can create traditional candies, or try out some unique designs that put a crafty twist on edible gifts.

Valentine’s Day Decorations

Usher in the holiday with some homemade decorations. You won’t need to spend your money at a holiday store because these crafts can easily be done for next to nothing.

Projects for the Kids

Whether they’re looking to make valentines for their classmates or just have some creative fun, your kids are sure to love these easy projects. You’ll find projects for children of all ages to ensure that everyone can contribute to the spirit of the season.

Do you prefer to receive store-bought or homemade gifts and cards on Valentine’s Day?

20 Handmade Valentine’s Day Decorations

It is almost time for the most romantic holiday of the year, and we are more than excited for it here at AllFreeHolidayCrafts.com! Valentine’s Day offers some of the most gorgeous home decor options we have seen, which is why we fell in love with this collection of 20 Handmade Valentine’s Day Decorations and are sure that you will too! From gorgeous ruffled wreaths to handmade Valentine’s Day banners to fluffy holiday pillows, this list contains the best of the best Valentine’s Day crafts that will give you a romantic holiday with a fun and flirty handmade touch. So go ahead and decorate around the house with one of our adorable buntings or banners, and cover up your front door with a frilly wreath to prepare your home for a little romance this February.

Handmade Wreaths to Love

Ruffles of Romance WreathHandmade wreaths are one of the easiest and most popular options for handmade holiday decor, and why wouldn’t they be? Simply adding a festive Valentine’s Day wreath to your front door will be sure to give your entire home a burst of holiday cheer! Our 20 Handmade Valentine’s Day Decorations lists 5 different wreaths that make perfect handmade Valentine’s Day decorations. From ruffles to burlap, this list features a variety of styles suitable for any fashion sense!

Handmade Pillows for Valentine’s Day

Smothered in Kisses PillowIf you’re going to fall head over heels this season, you may as well have something adorable to rest your head on! So go ahead and fall in love with these warm and cozy handmade pillows! Whether you prefer to smother your couch in kisses with our Smothered in Kisses Pillows or pink and white hues like our Reused Rags Valentine’s Day Pillows, this list will give you plenty of favorable options.

With a bit of creativity and the help of these 20 Handmade Valentine’s Day Decorations, you’ll be ready for Valentine’s Day in no time! Go ahead and add a dash of darling decor to your home this year to show off your love for Valentine’s Day crafts.

What is your favorite way to decorate for Valentine’s Day?

Link Love: Hearts Abound!

I’m back with another Valentine’s Day round-up, and we’re another week closer to the holiday! This week, red, pink, and hearts abound with these clever DIY Valentine’s Day crafts. We’ve got more decorations, gifts, and lovey-dovey wearables to satiate your appetite for everything hearts.

And if this round-up isn’t enough for you, check out last week’s Valentine’s Day Crafts round-up, a handmade Valentine card round-up, and last year’s last-minute Valentine round-up, Valentine’s Day extravaganza, and love is in the air round-up!

  1. Woven Drinking Straw Heart from The Cheese Thief
  2. Mod Podge Heart Window Clings from Mod Podge Rocks
  3. Ruffled Heart Pillow from Ameroonie Designs
  4. Hanging Paper Hearts from Made
  5. Crochet Valentine Envelope from Crochet Spot
  6. Felt Heart Wreath from Vintage Umbrella
  7. Ruffled Heart Valentine’s T-Shirt Dress from Make it and Love it
  8. Cross Stitch Ombre Hearts from Little Lovelies
  9. Paperclip String Heart Earrings from Pitter and Glink

 

Link Love: Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day is on its way! Here are some more cool craft ideas I found from around the web. Use these craft ideas for a Valentine’s Day party, or just to decorate your home for the holiday. Some of the craft ideas can even be left up all year round if you’re a fan of red and pink! I included some handmade cards and other gifts in the round-up too, in case you’re exchanging Valentines this year with that special someone. And for those who love to dress the part, Valentine’s Day accessories and other wearables will do the trick!

By the way, if you haven’t signed up for our Valentine’s Day card swap yet, there’s still time! The sign up deadline in February 1st, so go sign up and then start making your handmade card. I haven’t decided what I’m making yet, but there are plenty of ideas floating around on the internet!

  1. Valentine Heart Cookie Sandwiches from Make and Takes
  2. Painted Heart Bag from V & Co.
  3. String Wall Art from Que Linda
  4. Pop-up Valentine Cards from Martha Stewart
  5. Glittered Mason Jars from Tatertots and Jello
  6. Crochet Heart Bobby Pins from With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart
  7. Striped Origami Heart Garland from How About Orange
  8. Love Frames from I Will Craft
  9. Stenciled Heart Bookmarks from 30 Handmade Days

Favorites Friday: Valentine’s Day

Mindy’s Picks

  1. Valentine paper globes are such a unique idea. This postlinks to a pattern so you can make them yourself.

    Valentine Paper Globes by Heather Bailey

    Valentine Paper Globes by Heather Bailey

  2. I will admit I was skeptical when I saw “How to Make a Valentine from an Onion,” but this really blew me away. Well done Jeffrey.

    Onion Valentine by Jeffrey Rudell

    Onion Valentine by Jeffrey Rudell

Caley’s Picks

  1. Everyone loves fresh flowers, but they are a bit pricey in our current economic climate no? I really appreciate rose alternatives for Valentine’s Day with a bit more staying power. These beaded red rosesare unique and the project directions really simplify the process of making them yourself.

    Beaded Red Rose by BeadJewelryMaking.com

    Beaded Red Rose by BeadJewelryMaking.com

  2. Here is another great alternative to fresh flowers, which can be used again and again for Valentine’s Day. This pink flower-petal wreathuses silk flowers, is super easy to make and it’s just as pretty as can be!

    Valentines Day Wreath by Jennifer Paganelli

    Valentine’s Day Wreath by Jennifer Paganelli

  3. For more romantic Valentine’s Day decor, you can skip the bright pinks and reds. I love the key embellishment in these shiny ornaments, made from broken pearl necklaces.Pearl Heart Ornaments by Heather Bullard

Kelly’s Picks:

  1. These handmade Valentine’s by The Purl Beeare so simple yet they look totally adorable and even make a great decoration when hung up all together.  I love the crochet detailing.

    Crochet Handmade Valentines by The Purl Bee

  2. This Lollipop Flower tutorialby Craft Elf is so easy to follow and the project comes out looking great without having to spend a ton on supplies.  This could be a fun Valentine for your child to take to class and pass out or make them for your coworkers!

    Lollipop Flower Valentine by Craft Elf

    Lollipop Flower Valentine by Craft Elf