15 DIY Valentine Gift Ideas
Forget the heart-shaped box of chocolates and over-priced vase of red roses. This Valentine's Day, give a loved one a unique gift from the heart. Here are 15 DIY gift ideas that are easy-to-make.
This tic-tac-toe game would be a great Valentine’s Day gift for a child in your life.
You’ll need some cloth bags (you can sew them yourself or buy them), some heart-shaped wood chips (easy to cut with a scroll saw or jigsaw), a letter stamp set, some ink and a red marker. With the help of an adult, your child could make these games as gifts for their friends.
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Candy Tackle Box
Valentine’s Day isn’t complete without some candy, so get creative with this clever tackle box full of treats.
Here are the full directions for how to make these cute Valentine’s Day tackle boxes.
Here are the full instructions from PinkWhen.
This simple DIY project from Reality Daydream can be customized; make it big or small and use your favorite colors.
You’ll need some scrap wood cut to size and sanded. Then use nails to create a heart shape and yarn to fill in the pattern.
You can make this simple Valentine’s Day ornament in just minutes with some cardboard and yarn. Just cut out the cardboard in the shape of a heart and tightly wrap the yarn around it and you’ll have your ornament.
You can watch a video of one being made here.
Themed baskets are always a fun gift idea. Depending on the recipient’s taste, try filling a basket with beer, soda, candy, lotto cards or fun snacks—the possibilities are endless.
Think about all the places you’ve been together and make a “Places We’ve Been” gift that will look great hanging on the wall. Just cut out maps of the locations you’ve been together in the shape of a heart, glue or tape them to heavy paper and finish it off with a picture frame.
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You can also try your hand at making this heart floral arrangement by following these instructions.