DIY To Try: Valentine’s Day

Written by on February 11, 2013 in DIY, Lifestyle - 12 Comments
DIY To Try: Valentine's Day

Although the Christmas holiday is behind us, the financial repercussions of all that shopping often seem to last well into the new year. Instead of adding to the stress when brainstorming gift ideas this Valentine’s Day, celebrate the love (for your hubby, your sister, or for yourself!) by relying on simple expressions. To help narrow down your to-do list, we’re sharing five short and sweet DIY ideas that will show you care.

Written By Carrie Waller Of Dream Green DIY.

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  • This easy-to-make DIY heart garland is the perfect seasonal decoration for this month’s love-filled holiday. Don’t own a sewing machine? Try using twine and a hot glue gun instead! (image)

  • Even if you and your Valentine have agreed not to buy each other anything this year, a handful of homemade heart-shaped confetti is hardly breaking the rules. Plus, it’s a super sweet tabletop accessory for a special meal at home! (image)

  • This V-day treat packs double the sweetness—a sugary, frosted cupcake topped with a sentimental reminder that he’s irrevocably captured your attention. (image)

  • This set of DIY beeswax candle matchsticks is a simple way to show your honey that life simply wouldn’t be as bright without him! (image)

  • Sometimes you don’t even have to spend a dime to show you care. Before handing over his favorite cup of joe, wrap it in this free downloadable wrapper. You’re sure to glimpse that smile you love so much. (image)

  • Ingrid Belqaid

    great ideas, but why don’t you give any instructions or where to buy information?

    • Lady K

      My thought exactly. I’m ready to do some work for love!!

    • http://twitter.com/DreamGreenDIY Carrie Waller

      Thanks for the feedback!! If you click the image link on each slide, it will take you to the original post with supply lists and instructions. Hope that helps!!

  • mmschock

    Where is DIY info?

    • http://twitter.com/DreamGreenDIY Carrie Waller

      All of the tutorial info can be found by clicking the image link on each slide. Happy DIY-ing!!!

  • Uma Stewart

    It’s true, nothing says I Love You more than a handmade gift. Here are some more cute ideas I found… http://www.umastewart.com/blog/2013/02/06/diy-your-guide-to-valentines-day/

  • http://twitter.com/BriannaVieira Brianna Vieira

    These are so adorable! Great ideas! I’m definitely going to try out the cupcake one.

    - Brianna
    @BriannaVieira
    http://www.littleboxesandbows.com

  • Michelle

    I love these, especially the cupcake one (i’m obsessed with arrows!)
    Michelle
    alittlemorelovely.com

  • http://baublestobubbles.com/ Olivia

    Adorable ideas! I love the heart garland, and it looks pretty easy, especially since im DIY-challenged!

    http://baublestobubbles.wordpress.com

  • http://twitter.com/AshleyLaurel Ashley Laurel

    I love these ideas!

  • http://twitter.com/mar_tartweets Maren Hamilton

    Love the matchbox! Adorable!

    budgetblissblog.blogspot.com/

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