handmade valentines day cards
Sweet Turtle Shell
. Muster up the courage to let your crush know just how you feel with this bold card that reads, You really bring me out of my shell.
. Kids will love making these fun and easy edible valentines for their friends using licorice laces and gummy ring candy.
. Send off your tasty homemade treats with a trendy Cupid arrow card tucked inside.
Made From Scratch
. Host a Valentine Day card making party with a group of your dearest friends, and use a variety of craft supplies to create one of a kind cards for loved ones.
Covered in Glitter
. Made + Remade blogger Emily Fazio says, while an unofficial poll of six year olds tells me that store bought packs of cards are the way to go in the public school system, I still think our friends and family really appreciate and adore our DIY efforts. We love them, too!
. Use Scrabble tiles, Bingo boards, postcards and sparkling gems to decorate card stock, creating unique homemade cards they will cherish for years to come.
. Send a loving and heartwarming message to your sweetheart with a homemade card from their biggest fan.
Play Dough Hearts
. Use a heart shaped cookie cutter to turn homemade play dough into adorable valentines for kids to hand out to friends and classmates.
. Craft up a handmade gift, then attach one of these stylish be mine cards for a sweet finishing touch.
. This elegant valentine for that special someone, then embellish with ribbon and rhinestones.
. Shows off seven different ideas for using hearts and colorful construction paper to make adorable little Valentine Day card critters.Some of our favorites are the fish, mouse and this ladybug shown 0 though they are all super cute!Easy to make with a little creativity and some colorful construction paper, the options are endless for which critters you will be able to come up with!
. Similar to the other thumprint valentines shown, you will only need to use your child hand (or thumb, for that matter) to make the card main decoration simply add a sweet note once the print has dried off and you are good to go!
Kiss Kiss Handmade Valentine Day Cards
. Creating Valentine Day cards with the Kiss Kiss collection is SO easy. For my sweet cards, I simply cut patterned paper to fit into some small envelopes I already had on hand and then I adhered die cuts to one side of each card. As an additional detail, I secured the die cuts in place with some minor, straightforward stitching. And it really could not get any easier THE perfect game plan when it the midnight hour and you have to make 30 Valentine
Hand painted valentined card
. Of all the holidays, Valentine Day seems to scream handmade cards the loudest. Glitter, doilies and lace are the usual suspects for decorating, but why turn to them when you can easily create a sophisticated ombre valentine.With this simple technique, there is no need for vats of dye, oodles of drying time, complicated instructions or any special tools. Using materials as simple as paint, water and gravity, the paint pigment naturally fades an
Snappy Bow Bracelet
. Print, and cut out our bracelet templates. Use the templates to cut out a large, oblong piece of leather as well as a thin center band. Wrap the thin band around the center of the larger piece to form the bow middle, using the photo above for guidance. Secure the band on the bow wrong side with hot glue. Let dry for five minutes.Lay the bow on a flat surface, wrong side up. Following the package instructions in a snap fastener kit make the bracel
. This nifty project pairs up fabric scraps and heart shaped cookie cutters To construct the base of each pincushion, place the sharp side of a cookie cutter atop a thin piece of Styrofoam (we used a produce tray from a grocery store). Press the cutter down to imprint the Styrofoam then cut out the heart shape. Cut a heart shaped piece of fabric that about half an inch larger, all the way around, than the Styrofoam shape. Lay the fabric, right sid
. This display flies in the face of traditional long stemmed roses and lasts forever, to boot. All you need broad white feathers, alphabet stamps, and an ink pad As for what message to stamp on your feathers. Take the suggestion shown here or, hey, just wing it.
. Give yarn an opportunity to bloom. Crafter Lauren De Bellis came up with this genius way to keep vases stocked with fresh flowers even in winter. The key to creating these allium like blossoms pom pom makers in three different sizes Wrap yarn around the tool arms, then follow the package instructions to make your own buds. Add a dab of hot glue to the end of a thin twig and insert into each pom pom center. Hold in place until the glue dries (a
Paper Airplane Love Notes
. Give your love notes a lift. Take an aerial approach to letter writing with pint size paper airplanes. CL contributing editor Cathe Holden designed this high flying stationery. All you have to do.jot down a note, then cut off the attached folding instructions and follow them to send your sentiments soaring.
Thermocol decor card
. Colour the thermocol and Allow it to dry,Then take a paper cup , cut it half and fix it to the thermocol using pins. Along its corners.Then paint the paper cup Arrange the flowers in the cup, and decorate the cup and the thermocol.