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14 Adorable DIY Valentine’s Day Ideas for the One You Love

14 Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Ideas for the One You Love

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you will be trying to decide on the most meaningful gift for your loved one. Luckily, “meaningful” and “expensive” don’t have to exist in the same sentence! In fact, the things you make for your beloved with your own hands and the time you spend together is far more important than any expensive love-token that was soullessly mass-produced in a factory.

Check out our great Valentine’s gift ideas – only for someone you truly love.

#1 Love Coupons

Every couple has those cute, minor issues that become a topic for debate. Who will make the next cup of coffee? Who gets the last chocolate from the box, and who will decide what’s for supper tonight? Give your loved one a selection of trump cards that will decide the matter right away! They look great too!

DIY Valentines Day Ideas

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#2 Heart String Art

Has he or she got your “heart on a string” like the classic song by Jason Isbell says? Make this beautiful string-art memento of a very special Valentine’s day and show your loved one how much you care. It’s so much better than any mass-produced marvel!

"You've Got My Heart, and It's on the Wall" String Art - DIY Idea

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#3 Two Little Lovers Wall Decor

Two little lovers got together and lived happily ever after. This artsy-romantic combination of art and craft says so much more than any greeting card ever could. We’re betting it will become one of your partner’s most treasured possessions.

Two Litte Lovers Sitting in a Tree

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#4 Giant Googly Eye Heart Telegram

Do you want to be your significant other’s Valentine gift? All you need is the right presentation to make it special. A giant heart telegram, big enough for you to hide behind makes the ultimate statement.

Giant Googly Eye Heart  - DIY Idea

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#5 Book Page Heart Wreath

Loving is as loving does, and this intricate artwork, though easy to make, is a superb and tasteful décor item. You’ll have to put in a bit of effort, but isn’t that what love’s all about?

Book Page Heart Wreath - DIY Idea

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#6 Secret Notes Pillow

Pillow talk at the end of the day brings you closer together. Making this charming and romantic cushion is easy and cheap, but means so much more than something you just bought at the store. Be ready for your well-deserved cuddles!

 Secret Notes Pillow from It Happens in a Blink

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#7 “What I Love About You from A to Z” Mini Book

“How do I love thee, let me count the ways,” said Shakespeare. Although counting the reasons why you love your partner may be a lifelong task, 24 reasons shouldn’t be too difficult.

“What I Love About You from A to Z” Mini Book - DIY Idea

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#8 “Light of My Life”

Does your special someone light up your life? Make this clever little gift yourself and be ready for slow dancing!

"Light of My Life" - DIY Idea

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#9 Clothes Pin Message

Did you think a clothes peg couldn’t be romantic? When it hides a secret message to the one you love most, it is! It takes minutes to make, and costs next to nothing, but in terms of sentimental value, it’s worth its weight in gold!

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#10 Message in a Bottle

What could be more mysterious than a message in a bottle? Luckily, you won’t have to throw it in the sea before you find your loved one. You already know who it is intended for.

Message in a Bottle - DIY Idea

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#11 Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs

Nothing could be more sensuous and intimate than a scented, spa-like bath. Turn his or her bathroom into a luxurious experience with colorful bath bombs that explode with love and soothe cares away.

Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs - DIY Idea

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#12 Heart Shaped Tea Bags

Tea for two is a pleasant sharing experience. But what if you could make that tea a symbol of love and romance? Try this easy trick to make teabags that express your feelings – very civilized with a touch of cheekiness!

Heart Shaped Tea Bags - DIY Idea

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#13 Date Night Jar

Date night is so important, especially when you’re parents with responsibilities. A jar full of date night ideas to be used before next Valentine’s Day is a wonderful gift for both of you!

Date Night Jar - DIY Idea

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#14 Hanging Flower Heart

Roses, lovely as they are, are somewhat run-of-the-mill. Create something even more special with this hanging flower heart that will be (almost) as unforgettable as you are! 

Hanging Flower Heart - DIY Idea

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