Homemade Valentine Ideas – Make Something Special For A Loved One

You don’t have to spend a fortune on Valentine’s Day. Instead surprise a loved one with some homemade Valentines using the ideas below.

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away. It has turned into quite the commercial holiday with fancy cards, candies and flowers. Wouldn’t it be nice to make homemade valentines instead? Here are some homemade Valentine ideas that will save you money and are more special and personal than anything you can buy in a store.

If you have a computer, this is your first link to making homemade valentines cards. Using Photoshop or other card-making software is not only fun, but easy to use. You can make scores of valentine cards within no time.

Perhaps you’d like to make a valentine wreath for your door. That’s easy enough!
Find some red fabric of different textures and make heart shapes. Then stuff them with newspaper to give them fullness. You can make several hearts and sew them together to form a larger heart which you can then add to a round piece of wire.

How about a valentine basket? Fill the basket with homemade heart shaped cookies. Be sure to use red icing; or even red food coloring would suffice. Add some Hershey chocolate kisses in red foil and set it out on your table for your family to enjoy. Using your baking skills to prepare a homemade valentine cake. You can even shape it into a heart. Surprise your family after dinner!

Make a valentine heart for your loved one by taking some red construction paper; glue; and write your heartfelt sentiment on it, then sprinkle colored sparkles on the glue and hang it so that your spouse can see it as soon as they walk in the door. You can even cut out tiny hearts with red construction paper and stream it across a wall in your home. Write notes of love on each one!

It doesn’t take much to make homemade valentines. Just imagination and a few items can really make a splash without having to spend a fortune. It’s the thought that counts!

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