Valentine’s Day might not be here quite yet, but it’s officially February and we’re totally excited for it! We love decorating for and celebrating Valentine’s Day each year because, whether the love you’ve got in your life right now is a romantic one or not, it’s nice to make those who mean the most to you feel appreciated no matter what your relationship is. One of your favourite parts of celebrating something is making our homes look as festive as possible- all in a DIY way, of course!
Check out these 15 awesome homemade Valentine’s Day crafts that make perfect decor for your home, your workplace, or just about any other place you can get your hands on.
1. Felt heart Valentine Trees
Christmas has trees and some people even set up Easter trees, but have you ever heard of a Valentine’s Day tree? We hadn’t either, but now that we’ve seen these adorable little felt hearts layered into a tree shape on
2. Quilted Valentine heart pillow
Are you a sewing enthusiast with a penchant for quilting and you’re looking for something fun and simple to celebrate your favourite holiday with? Then check out this quilted heart pillow cover from
3. Ombre yarn letters
Are you looking for something awesome to make with your kids that will still make lovely looking decor but is easy and fun for them to do with you? Perhaps you’re a knitter and you’re looking for a way to use up some of your spare yarn stash? Then yarn wrapping crafts are the perfect idea!
4. Valentine’s Day glitter letters
Do you love the idea of creating big festive letters that you can spell out Valentine’s Day messages with, but you’re not much of a yarn crafter and don’t feel like wrapping? Then try something a little more flashy instead!
5. Love note pillows
Did you love the idea of making an adorable Valentine’s Day pillow but you’re not a huge quilter and you’d like a style that’s a little bit more chic? Then perhaps this beautifully printed hand writing pillow with a heart patch or frill is more your style!
6. Felt hearts in a vase
Did you cut yourself a few too many felt hearts when you were making your felt heart Valentine’s Day tree and you’re wondering what to do with them because you think they’re too cute to throw out? Then check out what
7. Valentine Vignette
Have you always loved glass painting, whether you’re doing it freehand or stenciling and tracing shapes and letters? Then here’s a great opportunity to do that for Valentine’s Day specifically!
8. Sheet music letters
Are you still not over the idea of making cute Valentine’s Day letters, but neither of our previous suggestions quite did it for you? Well, here’s one more alternative to the idea, just in case!
9. Sweetheart birch centrepiece
Has your taste in DIY decor always been a little more natural and rustic than the bright colours that many of your crafting friends often display for the holidays? Then incorporate that into your Valentine’s Day decor by making a craft that’s reminiscent of the days in high school when you’d carve your initials next to those of your crush into the side of a tree!
10. Valentine’s mason jars
Did you like the way the vase of felt flowers on dowels looked above but you’d rather make a smaller version that looks a little more homemade than a pre-made decorative flower vase? Then try making this mason jar version that’s a little more kitschy! Instead of using dowels and felt,
11. Ombre glitter candles
Have you always been a candle enthusiast no matter the season, filling your home with one wonderful scent after another and enjoying the relaxing glow? Then there’s no reason not to incorporate your love for candles into your DIY Valentine’s Day decor!
12. Valentine’s Day banner from book pages
Do you love a good romance novel? Then salvage that box of old romance books you walked past on the sidewalk the other day and turn the ones that are too damaged to read into cute DIY Valentine’s Day decor!
13. Pom pom Valentine centrepiece
Do you like the idea of making yarn crafts but you’re not sure you have the room for a whole saying full of letters anywhere in your home? then contain your yarn crafts to a smaller space by making little red pom poms and putting them in a vase like flowers! We love the way the suddenly look just like fluffy little blossoms.
14. Blooming Valentine centrepiece
Maybe you would like a bouquet of flowers to display but it’s the vase you don’t currently have? Then check out how
15. Queen of Hearts tablescape
Are you so into Valentine’s Day that you’re throwing a festive party or dinner for all of your friends or loved ones to celebrate the day? Then you’ll definitely be in need of a little DIY decor magic! Check out how
Have you made other cute DIY Valentine’s Day decor that’s different from what you found on our list, but that you’re really proud of? Tell us all about how you did it in the comments section!