Feb 09, 2018
Bae in a Bag, Felt Bouquets, and More Fun Weekend Craft Projects
Valentine's Day: Love it, hate it, or bypass it altogether (#teamGalentinesDay). Regardless of how you feel about this holiday, it's always fun to get your craft on. There's something here for everyone you know, from happily paired couples, to anti-V-Day crusaders, to the Leslie Knope diehards. Keep clicking for fabulously festive DIYs to make this weekend.
DIY Broken Heart Piñata: Nursing a broken heart this February 14? Make a piñata and throw a kick-ass party to remind yourself that you're better off. (via Aww Sam)
Valentine Party in a Box: Box full of balloons on your doorstep? Best. Surprise. Ever. (via Oh Happy Day)
DIY Candy Boxes and Homemade Truffles: Over chocolate? Check out these cereal-flavored truffles. (And the sweet boxes would make a perfect container for any treat you whip up, TBH.) (via Paper & Stitch)
DIY Felt Bouquet: These gorgeous felt flowers > real flowers. Seriously. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Conversation Heart Soaps: This time of year we can all agree, there's no such thing as too many conversation hearts. (via A Pumpkin & A Princess)
DIY Valentine Sequin Heart Pins: Bring back DIY jean jacket accessories this February 14. (via Alice & Lois)
DIY Watercolor Heart Cookies: The age-old dilemma: Eat the sugary goodness or appreciate its beauty? Compromise! Eat one now and save the others for later. (via Sweet Escape)
DIY Valentine's Day Favors: AKA "Bae in a Bag." These tiny hunks will delight your squad AND keep drinks with their rightful owners. (via A Coastal Bride)
DIY Envelope Liners: If you're making homemade Valentines this year, splurge on some scrapbook paper for this easy upgrade so that the envelopes will be worthy of your creations. (via Paper & Stitch)
DIY Air Plant Wall Art: Nothing says "I love you" like precious plant babies. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Valentine's Day Wreath: You truly can make a wreath for any occasion. This pipe-cleaner version is budget-friendly and easy to recreate at any scale. (via Handmade Charlotte)
DIY Tattoo Valentine Plant Pots: Have a few temporary tattoos left over from last Valentine's Day? Use them on a planter to create a one-of-a-kind work of art. (via A Bubbly Life)
Show us your V-Day creations by tagging us on Instagram + using hashtag #iamcreative!
Ariel loves color, bold design, and eclectic decor. She goes by many names including "color decor wizard” and is also the voice behind PMQ for two (www.pmqfortwo.com) where she creates interiors and decor that are renter-friendly and creative.