Photographic displays can make a house a home. You can personalise a wall with a picture frames and canvases, but there is something simple and easily changeable about a photo wire! A copper wire heart photo holder is a great way to add valentines decor to your home, you can fill the hearts with photos of you and your partner. There is something poetic about filling the wire hearts with those that you love in the same way that they fill your own heart.

You will only need minimal supplies for this valentine’s decor craft, making it fast and easy to create a beautiful display of photographs of you and your loved one!


  • Copper wire
  • Pliers

Step 1: Make a heart out shape out of the copper wire using the pliers and wrapping one end around the base of the heart. This will form the hanger for the photo wire.

Step 2: Move five inches down the wire and use the pliers to make a heart shape out of the copper wire.

Step 3: Wrap the wire around the base of the heart and form a second heart shape out of the wire. Wrap the wire around the base of the heart and angle the hearts slightly to one side.

Step 4: Repeat steps 2-4 alternating the side the hearts are angled to.

Step 5: Slide cards or photographs between one of the sets of 2 hearts. Hang the photo wire on the wall with a picture hook/nail

Optional: You could add beads along the copper wire or at the bottom for extra decoration.

The copper wire heart photo holder would be wonderful to display a couple’s journey as part of wedding decor, but it will easily fit with any room decor. The photos will remind you, year round, about the people, pets and places that you love!

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