Tag Archive: Valentine’s Day

Homemade Valentines

Who wants a boxed Valentine anyway? If you have some colored ink or paint and a stamp or even a potato (see Homemade Potato Stamps for instructions), you can make homemade Valentines in… Continue reading

Love-Themed Wine Charms

These are festive, little wine charms that are simple to create with a few metal-rimmed marking tags with metal key rings [available at office supply stores], scissors, colored paper, and glue or tape… Continue reading

Love Potion

This is a great way to recycle an old glass bottle that once held a beverage, olive oil, spices, or wine into a Valentine greeting, place card, or clever centerpiece for entertaining.  Use… Continue reading

Edible Valentines — Conversation Heart Cards

I am sure that I am not the first person to create a Valentine from these, but it wouldn’t be February without me buying a bag or two of conversation hearts.  When I… Continue reading

Felt Heart Ornament

I made a few felt hearts to use as ornaments on my decorative metal tree for February this year. I cut scraps of pink and white felt with a scissors to make the… Continue reading

DIY XOXO Tic-Tac-Toe Valentine

I usually sign letters and notes with “XOXO.”  Just view my About page and you’ll see this is true. I have been busy preparing for the approaching holiday of Valentine’s Day, and the… Continue reading

Love Tags

Here are some Valentine tags or tags to use when giving a gift to a loved one.  I made these gift tags with a multi-tag craft punch, colored and patterned card stock, scissors,… Continue reading

Skewered By Love

This is a cute idea I came up with for any skewered supper or dessert for Valentine’s Day, a romantic night in, or a themed fête with friends. Take a package of wooden… Continue reading

Love Month

As February nears, I have decided that it will be “Love Month” at my house.  Just as we celebrate Advent in December, I want to express affection and kindness during the month of… Continue reading

A Metal Tree for All Seasons

I thought I would take a few minutes to blog about a home accessory I bought this weekend in a frenzied dash to the fabric store for some last-minute Halloween costume supplies. I… Continue reading