Watercolour Valentine Doily BuntingFrom: Artful ParentWhat You'll Need: Water, watercolour paints, white heart doilies, watercolour paper, paint...
Watercolour Valentine Doily Bunting
From: Artful Parent
What You'll Need: Water, watercolour paints, white heart doilies, watercolour paper, paint brushes, vegetable oil, baker’s twine or string, tape
How to Do It: These pretty doilies put a pretty spin on a classic Valentine’s craft that will delight crafters of all ages. Get the full instructions at Artful Parent.
Valentine Treat BagsFrom: Martha StewartWhat You'll Need: Photo of you or your special someone, printer, paper, pinking shears, coloured pen or...
Valentine Treat Bags
From: Martha Stewart
What You'll Need: Photo of you or your special someone, printer, paper, pinking shears, coloured pen or stamp, cellphane bags, cinnamon heartsbrush
How to Do It: We love these personalized Valentine treat bags. Print a photo of you and your special someone and cut individual tags. Use pinking shears for the bottom edge for extra fanciness. Add a message with a cool pen or stamp and fold. Attach baggies filled with treats. Sweet.
Blow-a-Kiss Valentine Photo CardsFrom: Color Me KatieWhat You'll Need: Construction paper, a blank wall, scissors, tape, camera, photo paper and...
Blow-a-Kiss Valentine Photo Cards
From: Color Me Katie
What You'll Need: Construction paper, a blank wall, scissors, tape, camera, photo paper and printer
How to Do It: Cut a bunch of hearts in different sizes from construction paper. Arrange in a cloud-like shape on a blank wall. Get your subject to pose as if they are blowing a kiss and snap the pic. Print and add a personal message on the back. So cute.
Mustache Valentine CardsFrom: The Craft MonkeyWhat You'll Need: Sticky-back felt, scissors, tape, camera and editing software, scrapbooking glue...
Mustache Valentine Cards
From: The Craft Monkey
What You'll Need: Sticky-back felt, scissors, tape, camera and editing software, scrapbooking glue dot
How to Do It: Craft a little mustache from felt and stick to your little Valentine’s upper lip. (A little tape should do the trick long enough to snap a pic). Upload the photo to your fave editing software, create your message and print or email. For extra points, make a real mustache (attached with a scrapbooking glue dot) so the recipient can sport a ‘stache of their very own.
Painted Valentine Twig HeartFrom: Green UpgraderWhat You'll Need: Twigs, hand clippers, twine or pliable wireHow to Do It: Take your collection...
Painted Valentine Twig Heart
From: Green Upgrader
What You'll Need: Twigs, hand clippers, twine or pliable wire
How to Do It: Take your collection of twigs and lay out into a heart shape (you’ll need to use clippers to cut some pieces to size). Once satisfied with your design, paint twigs with your fave colours. Tie or wire twigs together horizontally, leaving about a finger space between each twig.
DIY Valentine's Day VotivesFrom: Homemade SerenityWhat You'll Need: Glass jar (check your recycling bin), white and coloured tissue paper,...
DIY Valentine's Day Votives
From: Homemade Serenity
What You'll Need: Glass jar (check your recycling bin), white and coloured tissue paper, scissors, liquid starch, craft brushes, newspaper, a plastic tub or bowl
How to Do It: This is a great activity for crafters. Tear white tissue paper into 3-inch squares. Lay tissue across the jar and dab on liquid starch. Keep going until the jar is covered. While base coat is still wet, cut heart shapes from coloured paper and glue onto white layer with starch. Let dry overnight. When completely dry, place a tea light inside and bask in the glow.
Birdseed Valentine HeartFrom: Active Kids ClubWhat You'll Need: Pure suet (check garden store or pet store), birdseed, heart-shaped cookie...
Birdseed Valentine Heart
From: Active Kids Club
What You'll Need: Pure suet (check garden store or pet store), birdseed, heart-shaped cookie cutter, bowl, large wooden spoon, baking sheet, parchment paper and twine
How to Do It: Make some suet cakes for your birds. You will attract western bluebirds, chickadees, jays, towhees, warblers, woodpeckers and more to your backyard. Get the full instructions at Active Kids Club.
Valentine's Pretzel HugsFrom: Echoes of LaughterWhat You'll Need: Hershey Hugs candies, red M&M candies, small pretzels, Valentine’s themed...
Valentine's Pretzel Hugs
From: Echoes of Laughter
What You'll Need: Hershey Hugs candies, red M&M candies, small pretzels, Valentine’s themed candy sprinkles
How to Do It: These sweet-and-salty morsels are a delicious way to treat your special sweetheart. Make a batch and tuck them into little take-out containers from the dollar or craft store and seal with a heart-shaped sticker. Get the full instructions at here. Echoes of Laughter.
DIY Argyle Valentine Door WreathFrom: Mine for the MakingWhat You'll Need: Styrofoam wreath form, yarn, felt (two colours), heart template,...
DIY Argyle Valentine Door Wreath
From: Mine for the Making
What You'll Need: Styrofoam wreath form, yarn, felt (two colours), heart template, marker, scissors, glue gun
How to Do It: This is a simple wreath to create with just a few materials. Get the full instructions at Mine for the Making.
Crayon Stained Glass ValentinesFrom: Little Bird SecretsWhat You'll Need: Crayons, waxed paper, pencil sharpener, iron, string, scissors,...
Crayon Stained Glass Valentines
From: Little Bird Secrets
What You'll Need: Crayons, waxed paper, pencil sharpener, iron, string, scissors, newspaper or paper towels, heart stencils brush
How to Do It: This classic craft is a sweet way to create a colourful Valentine’s Day garland, and is simple enough for little folk to help out (grown-ups will need to assist with the ironing step). Get the full instructions here Little Bird Secrets.