40 DIY Valentine’s Day Ideas

This is a super edition rounding up 40 DIY Valentine’s Day ideas from the best of the best all around the web! If you DIYers haven’t done so yet, be sure to check out blogs like Camille Styles, Hank & Hunt, Sugar & Cloth, Minted {Julep}, Studio DIY, The House That Lars Built, The TomKat Studio, Say Yes, Oh Happy Day, Design Love Fest, Style Me Pretty Living, My Sister’s Suitcase and P.S.-I Made This.¬†These win my vote for being some of the best resources for interesting and creative DIY projects!!

40 DIY Valentine's Day Ideas

  1. Let’s get started with this adorable DIY Fringe 3-D Heart from Jenny of Hank & Hunt via Minted {Julep}. Now these are made using paper mache hearts – if you want to DIY those rather than buy them, check out this video tutorial. You can find a paper mache recipe here.
  2. Another great¬†d√©cor item is this DIY Fabric Valentine via Say Yes, contributed by Lauren of A Fabulous Fete. If your handwriting is not the best (mine isn’t!) rope in an artistic friend to help or just nab some stencils.
  3. Using pomegranate seeds to make ice-cubes? Genius! Love this idea from Two Loves Studio!
  4. These¬†Rice Krispie Valentine Lollipops¬†by Foodie Crush are such a great treat for the little ones (and the adults won’t mind trying these either!)
  5. Another treat the kiddos will love – DIY Edible Confetti Hearts made from Airheads by The Proper Pinwheel. These would also be super fun party favors for a Valentine’s Day bash!
  6. Speaking of parties Рif you are throwing one, you should definitely try this tutorial to make a Heart Balloon with Tissue Fringe Tassels by Kim Stoegbauer of The TomKat Studio for DIY Network.
  7. You may already know how I feel about glitter so you can imagine- I just about died when I saw these fabulous DIY Glittery Valentines from Say Yes.
  8. Did you ever lose your heart to disco? Get it back with this DIY Heart Disco ball Valentine tutorial by Jenny of Hank & Hunt via Minted {Julep}.
  9. What is Valentine’s Day without chocolates? (but really, what is life with chocolates?). This DIY Chocolate Heart Wall by Kelly Lanza of Studio DIY for The Sweetest Occasion is a dream come true for chocoholics everywhere!

40 DIY Valentine's Day Ideas

  1. This Oversized Heart Chain from The House That Lars Built¬†{Trisha Zemp Photography} for a door or entry way is a great backdrop idea. You can also try making shorter chains and hang several together behind a Valentine’s dessert table for example.
  2. Another party idea Рor a nifty engagement session prop? These fabulous DIY Conversation Heart Balloons from Studio DIY {Mary Costa Photography}.
  3. Need a quick and easy Valentine’s gift? These Ten Minute Ombre Chocolates from Sugar & Cloth should do the trick!
  4. Oh so cute! Take a look at this Cupid’s Arrow Valentine Cupcake Toppers DIY¬†{Tim Gibson Photography} by Chirara Alberetti Millott of Chiarabelle.
  5. Enjoy crafting this No-Sew Valentine Mail Bag by Minted {Julep}with your little one to hold their precious V-Day cards.
  6. The hubby and I have been meaning to start having regularly scheduled date nights for ages now and these Date Idea Arrows by Sugar & Cloth look like a great way to get the ball rolling!
  7. The Elli Blog always has tons of great (and free!) printables. Lia of Lia Griffith shares a template to make a lovely DIY Paper Heart Garland.
  8. Kick back with these Cherub’s Cup Cocktails by Leah Bergman of Freutcake via Style Me Pretty Living!
  9. O.k. I have a weakness for donuts (o.k. I have a weakness to anything with sugar!) so naturally I am intrigued by – and o.k. drooling over- the prospect of these¬†Conversation Heart Donuts¬†done by Studio DIY¬†in collaboration with Sweet Estelle’s Baking Supplies.

40 DIY Valentine's Day Ideas

  1. Do you have someone in your life who makes you heart (and almost certainly, sometimes your head) explode? Tell them exactly that with these¬†You’re Dynamite Valentines from Sugar & Cloth. So adorbs!
  2. Fellow glitter girls rejoice! here’s a cute Glitter Heart Pillow Tutorial from High On DIY.
  3. A Wall of Love is a super sweet idea designed by Melanie Blodgett of You Are My Fave via Minted {Julep}.
  4. Snuggle up with one of these Heart Pillows {Brittany Wood Photography} from Bramble Workshop for Design love Fest.
  5. I shared this with my Facebook fans last week- pretty Valentine Present Toppers with free printable designs from Minted {Julep}.
  6. Stamp your heart all over the world (or maybe just all over your cards!) with this tutorial for Eraser Heart Prints by Cotton & Flax.
  7. What a neat way to package your Valentine’s gift! Take a look at this DIY Pi√Īata Love-Gram¬†from Studio DIY.
  8. Another sweet idea to dress up your dessert treats? Valentine Arrow Cookie Picks from Sugar & Cloth!
  9. One last nifty idea from Sugar & ClothXO Gift Wrap to adorn your presents.

40 DIY Valentine's Day Ideas

  1. Do you plan to spend some of your night watching your favourite romantic movies? Why not munch on some Valentine’s Day Popcorn¬†via She Wears Many Hats.
  2. Imagine Рthis Heart Backdrop {Brittany Wood Photography} by Jesi Haack Design for Design Love Fest is made out of chicken wire and napkins! Amazingly creative and super-affordable!
  3. This Pink Ombre Swirl Cake from Glorious Treats would be the picture of prettiness at the dessert table!
  4. ¬†For some very charming d√©cor, try these¬†Love {Yarn} Letters¬†by My Sister’s Suitcase . I noticed couples are using these too for their sweet, rustic weddings.
  5. Another fun cake idea to try- a Cupid’s Arrow Cake¬†{Justin of Justin & Mary Marantz Photography}– this comes via Abby Larson of Style Me Pretty on Hostess With The Mostess.
  6. Here are more printables with a Fold & Send Valentine DIY from Camille Styles.
  7. Watercolour is always a pretty touch! Use this DIY Watercolor Valentines from Alyssa Rosenheck Photography via Style Me Pretty Living to send your sweet message of love.
  8. For more watercolour ideas how about this Dip Dyed Valentine’s Day Stationery from The Merrythought¬†on¬†Poppytalk!
  9. If you love pretty wrapping here are DIY Valentine Treat Envelopes {White Loft Studio} on Style Me Pretty Living for that extra dose of lovely!

40 DIY Valentine's Day Ideas

  1. I felt instantly drawn to these unique hand-lettered graphic cards (printables) from Camille Styles Рso gorgeous!
  2. Another creative DIY via Camille Styles is this Tin Can Valentines Votive {Photography by Jessi Afshin}.
  3. These Glow Stick Valentines from Delia Creates are touted as a great last minute gift idea and comes with printables.
  4. Our last DIY is one I shared before¬†but I knew I absolutely had to include it again because it’s so darned cute! This is a tutorial on How To Make A Floating Heart Bakdrop by Hank & Hunt.

So that’s it! Some of the best Valentine’s DIY ideas with a little something for everybody in your life! Have fun and happy crafting!



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