A handmade Valentine's Day card goes a long way to show you care. Here are some simple DIY valentine ideas to help you express your feelings to the one you love.
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2. Heart art
Turn your or your child's abstract art into heart balloons.
3. Thumbprint heart
Show that your love is one of a kind with a thumbprint heart.
4. Light my fire
Cover a matchbox with black paper, fill with red hots or other candy and write your valentine a note with chalk.
5. TP stamp
Turn an empty toilet paper roll into a heart stamp.
6. Wine cork stamps
7. Lucky in love
Affix a penny from the year you met, started dating or were married.
8. 3D heart
Cut out two large hearts and two slightly smaller hearts. Trim one side of each of the large hearts to be smaller than the medium hearts. Glue the larger halves of the large hearts next to one another on the card, to form one large heart with two small flaps sticking up. Then nest the two smaller hearts on either side and glue one half of each down.
9. Map your love
Cut a heart out of a map of a place special to you and your loved one. Sew it to a card or just draw stitches and glue it down.
10. I heart newspaper
Newsprint can win your loved one's heart – be sure to choose a story about love or a subject they're into.
Use puffy paint to create a pointillism heart for your valentine.
12. Heart envelope
13. i love you
Say "I love you" with a heart - literally.