Thursday, January 26, 2012

6 Handmade Valentine's Day Projects

We're just a couple of weeks away from Valentine's Day! If you're looking for some great gifts that won't break the bank (or even if you just prefer to give handmade cards and crafts this time around), you'll want to check out some of these great resources.

There is a little something in this collection for everyone from the paper crafter to the baker to the seamstress.

6 Crafty Valentine's Day Projects

101 Handmade Valentine's Day Ideas: This collection is huge and features tons of links to fun projects for everything from shoe clips to candy dishes. Definitely a post worth bookmarking.

7 Valentines Day Handmade Gifts: On Craftionary you'll find crafts for kids, tag cards, bookmark ideas and more. You can even learn to make roses with nylons and wire.

DIY Mini Pinweels: At Pinwhirls, we offer a little something for the do-it-yourself crafter. Be sure to check our custom printed paper options. Most DIY kits ship within 7 business days.

How to Make Homemade Conversation Hearts: If you think conversation hearts are fun, but want to add more personality and flair to messages, you'll love this tutorial for making your own Valentine's Day conversation hearts.

Sew Crafty Valentine: This reusable Valentine's Day envelope is so adorable. It's a great project for those who love embroidery. (Includes materials list and tutorial.)

Valentine's Day Cake Pops: Cakes pops are always a huge hit, and Bakerella has a cute recipe for Valentine's Day pops shaped like bears. These would definitely be a hit with the kids!

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