12 Must Make Valentine’s Day Craft Projects

Whether you are into paper craft, sewing, crochet, felting or printing, you are sure to find a fun little DIY to try amongst this Valentine’s Day Craft Project collection. Even if you aren’t romantically inclined, the sweet thing about hearts as a motif is that you can enjoy them all year round.

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

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Needle Felted Heart Crafts

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Left – Needle Felted Conversation Heart Book Ends by Creative Live. Right – Needle Felted Heart Garland by My Poppet

Needle felting inside heart shaped cookie cutters is an easy way to create the perfect heart shape, no expert felting skills required. Here are two fun projects using heart shaped moulds that are perfect for beginners.

If you’ve always wanted to give needle felting a try, here are some supplies to get you started – Needle Felting Starter Kit

Hearty DIY projects for around the Home

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

We Heart Saturdays Quilt by My Poppet

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Left – Candy Heart Pillows by Sweetie Pie Bakery. Right- Crochet Heart Shaped Storage Baskets by My Poppet

Make some practical heart themed decor items that will brighten up your home all year round. These projects are most suited for confident beginners that would like to try something a little more challenging. Quilt beyond the square, sew curved lines, crochet with new stitches, and develop your craft abilities.

Struggling to source t-shirt yarn? Try this recycled t-shirt yarn etsy store – kitsdiezijn

Heart Shaped Paper Doiley Craft Ideas

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Doilie Candy Heart Pouches by Chic Tags

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Left – Valentine Doiley Dream Catcher by My Poppet . Right – Doily Stamped Napkins & Tea Towels by Design Improvised

Paper doileys are an inexpensive craft supply that can make quite an impact. Stick them on cards, use them to make a simple garland or try some of these ideas:

Heart shaped paper doilies can sometimes be a bit hard to find in Australia – try this supplier in Tassie for basic white heart shaped doileys.

Kid Friendly Valentine Crafts

Conversation heart gift box

Conversation Heart Gift Boxes by My Poppet

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Left – Be My Valentine Heart Kite by My Poppet. Right – Conversation Heart Pinata by Studio DIY

Get the kids involved with the crafting fun. Paint, paper, glue and a little bit of mess makes for an entertaining afternoon. Two of these projects use small heart shaped cardboard boxes which are fun to decorate and the kite looks great hanging on a wall once you get tired of flying it.

Get an Alphabet stamp set for your gift box messages

Recycled Craft Valentine Project Idea

12 valentine's day must make craft projects

Mexican Tin Heart Folk Art by My Poppet

Last but not least, these pretty Mexican folk art inspired winged hearts made from empty soda cans!

I hope you enjoyed this little romantic roundup. Have you given any of these projects a try? How did they turn out?


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