Valentine’s Day is coming up and whether you are looking to decorate your house to surprise your partner, get some crafts going with the kids, or maybe even throw a huge party, there are DIYs that can save you so much time and money. From candles to set the mood to festive and lighthearted garlands, there is something here that can please just about anybody. Let’s get started!
If you are having family over, then it’s a good idea to keep things bright and cheerful. Keep the color scheme simple and you’ll have a super easy time making things match.
These wrapped heart candles are seriously too cute! You can get the candles and materials from the Dollar Store and even get your kids in on the fun!
This idea is so original and effective at setting a stylish party atmosphere. Best part is, you can get a lot of these items from your house, like crayons and wax paper.
Heart & Arrow
Wanna go a bit over the top for your partner? Make your own flower wreath with faux flowers from the Dollar Store and make a paper arrow to go through it. Just grab some glitter and gold paint to make the arrow extra glam. Keep the table simple though so you and your loved one can focus on each other. ; )
Lolly Pop Candles
Create a simple glitter candle with this amazing tutorial from Pixers!
Pom pom projects are definitely one of my favorites for kids. They’re safe, cute and really easy to make!
Heart Cards Garland
Put that old deck of cards you’ve got collecting dust to some good use and make a stunning garland that you can hang just about anywhere in your home.
Felt Heart Trees
The advantage of Valentine’s day when it comes to crafts is that you can make felt almost anything and it will go with the theme.
Happy V Day Garland
Make an adorable ‘Happy Valentine’s Day’ garland as a focal point for your next party.
Create the perfect ambiance by crafting up some glitter heart votives.
Glittery Pink Vases
Afraid to mess up and not so handy with crafts? This one is super easy to make thanks to Icing Designs guide!
Want to go a bit above and beyond? Head over to an antique store and get huntin’ for supplies!
There are so many ways to make Valentine’s Day last more than just one day. By making crafts, you’ve got plenty of opportunity to include everyone in on the fun and plenty of ways to impress your partner. What’s your favorite way to decorate your home for this special day? Let us all know in the comments!