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18 Crafty Ways To Show You Care

 

A box of chocolates and a bunch of blooms are the go-to gifts for many, but we’re certain that something handmade is all the more special come 14th February. We’ve rounded up all our favourite loved up projects with decorations for the home, cards for practically any recipient and even a sweet treat to share. Show just how much you care by getting crafty for Valentine’s Day.

1 Love Stencil Greeting

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Create a bright and bold card for your sweetheart using an array of dies, stencils and glittering pink papers.

2 Puppy Love

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These adorable doggies make great Valentines for little ones! Fold and trim the greetings from your favourite patterned papers and personalise with a message on the tag.

3 LOVE Letters

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Messages of love don’t always have to be sent inside a greetings card! Make these beautifully patterned letters and you’ll bring a little love to the home all year round.

4 Sweet Heart Biscuits

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Cook up some delicious gingerbread man-shaped biscuits – complete with sweet hearts for your sweetheart.

5 Bunny Card

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This punny greeting is sure to be hit with loved ones of any age this Valentine’s Day!

6 Heart Hanger

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Follow our cross-stitch chart to make a home decoration perfect for the most romantic time of the year.

7 Little Love Monster

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Craft a funky love monster card with our handmade tutorial. This one is so simple that the kids could easily get involved too!

8 Lavender Hearts

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Brighten up your boudoir and encourage calming thoughts with these beautiful lavender hearts.

9 Free Valentines Printables!

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Make your crafty mission just that bit easier with this set of free printables. Just choose which one you would like (or all five!) and print as many times as you wish…

10 Stitched Heart Card

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Make someone’s day with this adorable, and surprisingly simple, mixed media greeting card

11 Loved Up Gift Set

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Papercraft a striking heart-themed set, ready to fill with token gifts of your choice

12 Valentine’s Candle

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Simply melt and pour wax to form a collection of handmade candles – given as a gift they’re sure to wow!

13 Easy Paper Petals

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Create a card for a loved one, a napkin ring for a special dinner or use these pretty petals to embellish gifts. It is just a matter of paper folding and pinching.

14 Travel Together

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Use a little upcycling to transform old maps into a stylish home decoration. You could even pick out special places for that extra personal touch.

15 Patchwork Paper Heart Card

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Use up scraps of patterned papers together with plain coloured card to piece together a patchwork heart.

16 Romantic Notes

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Send a romantic note which will stand the test of time by starting to stitch with lush Liberty print fabrics.

17 Valentine Treasure Box

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Craft this cute treasure box and fill with handmade sweets for a more personal take on the traditional box of chocolates.

18 FREE Papers

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These gorgeous papers from Stephanie Thannhauser are perfect for the season and are free to download and print too!

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