DIY Valentine’s Gift Ideas

If you’re going to DIY gifts for one holiday of the year, I say make it Valentine’s Day. After all, Valentine’s Day is all about showing your loved ones how much you care about them. And that’s exactly what DIY gifts are the best at! Making gifts for your loved ones is a great way to give them something personalized, and something that shows you were willing to take the time to create something special just for them. That’s more special than anything you could pick up in a store!

collage of photos showing diy valentine's gift ideas

Creating your own DIY Valentine’s gifts is simpler than you’d think! You know that if you’ve tried the awesome DIY Mother’s Day gift and Christmas gifts we’ve shared . We’re big fans of easy, simple There are lots of great ideas out there that are not only simple to do, but also turn out incredibly cute! Check out our favorite ideas below.

Handcrafted jewelry and accessories

Show your bestie or significant other how much you love them by gifting them something they can wear. These DIY jewelry and accessory gifts are simple to make, yet super thoughtful.

Heart pendant necklace

For a unique and personal touch, try making these DIY Glitter Heart Pendant Necklaces. They’re perfect for a Galentine’s celebration and are sure to be cherished by your friends.

glittery heart pendants on gold chain necklaces


DIY clay earrings

If you’re looking for a fun activity to do with friends or a special gift, these DIY Clay Earrings are a fantastic choice. Gather together and create cute earrings for yourselves or each other. The possibilities are endless, and the process is as enjoyable as the result.

variety of colorful DIY clay earrings on a peach background


DIY heart keychain

This little heart shaped keychain craft is the perfect little Valentine’s gift to remind them of you throughout their day! And the instructions look super easy to follow. Head over to “Dream a Little Bigger” to check it out!


Homemade Valentine’s treats

Some say the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach- and that’s something I totally believe. So sweeten your Valentine’s Day with some homemade treats! They’re perfect for sharing with your loved one or surprising them with a tasty and thoughtful gift.

Valentine’s treat boxes

These delightful Valentine’s Day Treat Boxes are an adorable presentation for whatever tasty treat you create.

valentine's treat box with chocolate cookies inside


Treat arrangements in Valentine mugs

For a creative and personalized kitchen craft, these Rae Dunn mug candy arrangements are a charming choice. They are a lovely way to gift anyone’s favorite candies and are sure to bring a smile to your Valentine’s face.

Valentine's themed mug with pink and red candy arrangement inside


Chocolate spoons

Hot chocolate spoons are an easy to make gift that’s sure to delight! These are also great if you are hosting and need a simple yet thoughtful party favor to gift your friends. I love how The Wicked Noodle used antique spoons and added heart shaped sprinkles for a special Valentine’s touch!

Chocolate spoons decorated with sprinkles and designs


Customized decor and art

Personalized artwork is a heartfelt way to express your affection. Whether it’s a custom painting or a photo collage, creating something unique for your loved one shows thought and care. Consider crafting a piece that captures a special moment or sentiment between you and your Valentine.

Heart shaped Valentine’s wreath

Add a romantic touch to your home with this DIY floral Valentine’s Day wreath. It’s a beautiful way to welcome guests or to add a bit of Valentine’s charm to your space. The wreath is not only gorgeous but also a fun and simple project to make.

heart shaped wreath made of pink and cream colored flowers


Jewelry dish craft

For a heartfelt and creative gift, these fingerprint heart jewelry dishes are perfect. They’re a unique way to show your love and add a personal touch to your Valentine’s Day gifts.

pink, heart shaped trinket dish with heart shape stamped in the middle from fingerprints


DIY Photo gifts

Try out one of the ideas from our post on DIY photo projects or have something made through a site like Minted. This is a great way to give a gift that will always remind your valentine of your memories together.

3D letters "L-O-V-E" with collage of photos printed on them
Photo source:  It’s Always Autumn


Relaxation and self-care gifts

Pamper your loved one with homemade relaxation and self-care gifts. DIY Bath Bombs and Bath Salts are perfect for a relaxing and luxurious bath experience. They’re easy to make and can be customized with your favorite scents and colors. I particularly love this one with rose petals by Sartori Design for Living for a Valentine’s gift.

Bath Bomb Recipes & DIY Bath Salts


DIY heart tea light candles

Light up your Valentine’s Day with these charming DIY Heart Beeswax Tea Light Candles. They’re perfect for setting a romantic mood and are a thoughtful, handcrafted gift for someone special.

multiple heart shaped tea candles photographed from above on a wooden background


Happy Valentine’s and happy crafting!

Remember, as you set out to create something thoughtful for your loved ones this Valentine’s Day, it’s the thought that counts! So don’t worry about perfection, and focus on showing them how much you care. For more creative craft ideas, check out our posts on pinecone crafts, DIY snow globe ideas, and DIY wood wall art!

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Remi Bagwell

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