How to Make Your Own Valentine’s Day Card

When you make your own valentines, it allows you to tell the person you love how you feel about them in your own words. It will mean so much more when you take the time to create a beautiful DIY Valentine’s Day card and it’s so easy to do. Let’s see how you can easily make your own Valentine’s Day Card!

How to Make Your Own Valentine's Day Card
Hand crafted Valentines Day card from recycled paper.

Supplies Needed

You’ll need these items, all of which you can pick up at most any craft store or dollar store:

  • construction paper, photos or magazines
  • sequins
  • glue
  • markers
  • spool of lace
  • glitter or glitter paint
  • stickers and
  • paper scissors
  • Others supplies of your choice

Use these 5 easy steps to make your own homemade Valentine’s Day card!

  1. Choose the colour construction paper, magazine or photos you want to use for your card and fold it in half. Leave it in the rectangle shape or cut it into the shape of a heart.
  2. On the inside of your valentine, write a poem for your sweetheart or just speak from the heart and tell them all the wonderful things you love about him or her.
  3. Decorate the blank spaces on the inside with pictures of hearts and flowers. If your artwork isn’t that great, use stickers instead of drawing.
  4. Decorate the front of your card however you want. Some ideas include drawing hearts, putting your names inside of a heart or decorate with stickers, sequins or glitter paint.
  5. You can even glue a small strip of lace around the edges of the valentine to dress it up even more or, to make the card a gift, add a string to hang around a door handle or to used as a necklace and you’re all done.
How to Make Your Own Valentine's Day Card

These are simply a few craft ideas! Making your own Valentine’s Day cards is fun for the whole family. Kids can make their friends and family cool Valentines to celebrate this exciting holiday and you can give your Valentine a special homemade card that describes exactly what they mean to you.

I hope you enjoyed my tips on How to Make Your Own Valentine’s Day Card! If you make it, please share your photos with us on Facebook or Twitter! Also, check out all of our other crafts!

How to Make Your Own Valentine's Day Card

How to Make Your Own Valentine's Day Card

Yield: 1 Card
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Estimated Cost: Under $5

It will mean so much more when you take the time to make a beautiful DIY Valentine’s Day card for your loved ones and it’s so easy to do too!

Materials

  • construction paper, photos or magazines
  • sequins
  • markers
  • spool of lace
  • glitter or glitter paint
  • stickers
  • glue
  • Others supplies of your choice

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

1. Choose the colour construction paper, magazine or photos you want to use for your card and fold it in half. Leave it in the rectangle shape or cut it into the shape of a heart.

2. On the inside of your valentine, write a poem for your sweetheart or just speak from the heart and tell them all the wonderful things you love about him or her.

3. Decorate the blank spaces on the inside with pictures of hearts and flowers. If your artwork isn’t that great, use stickers instead of drawing.

4. Decorate the front of your card however you want. Some ideas include drawing hearts, putting your names inside of a heart or decorate with stickers, sequins or glitter paint.

5. You can even glue a small strip of lace around the edges of the valentine to dress it up even more or, to make the card a gift, add a string to hang around a door handle or to used as a necklace and you’re all done.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Lynehttps://ottawamommyclub.ca/
Lyne is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. It has always been her dream to create a website dedicated just for Moms since her children were young. Thus, after 10 years, she finally accomplished it, and the Ottawa Mommy Club was born in May 2011. She loves all things Disney and is an avid chocoholic. She was also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto.She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. These are adorable, and something you don’t feel you are just putting up with because the kids made them. Or you might make them, too, they are just that nice!

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