How to make DIY ideas for Valentines Day that are so creative and cute.  These homemade valentines ideas include mantle decorating, tablescapes, centerpieces, bunting, felt heart trees, Valentine's countdown, LOVE letters, chair backers and pillows. Tip Junkie has 300 Valentine's Day tutorials all with pictured tutorials to learn or how to make.  You can always search there if you’re looking for more Valentine patterns with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

31 Creative Ideas for Valentines Day Decorations

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Creative Ideas for Valentines Day

Valentine's Day Crafts 1.  Valentine's Day Decorating ~ There are so many beautiful details to help inspire you decorate this Valentine's Day.  The bunting to the paper fortune cookies is absolute perfection! Valentine's Day Decor 2.  Felt Heart Valentine Trees {Valentines Decor DIY} ~ Looking for an inexpensive way to make your home a little more festive for Valentines Day? These felt heart Valentine tree will do just that! All you need is red and pink felt, styrofoam cones and some pins! Easy, inexpensive and will look super cute year after year! DIY Valentine Decor 3.  Quilted Valentine Hearts Pillow ~ This is a great scrap buster project, a fabulous way to try out some new skills and a just a fun, bright pillow for the holiday! DIY Love Letters 4.  Ombre Yarn Letters  ~ L*O*V*E!  Two-toned bright and vibrant love letters for Valentine’s Day.  Simply wrap yarn around cardboard or wood letters. Valentine's Day XO Glitter Letters 5. Valentine's Day XO Glitter Letters ~ Make these shimmery and sparkly Glitter Letters to decorate your house for Valentine’s Day! This project is very easy and inexpensive, but oh so pretty and fun! Decorating Ideas for Valentine's Day 6.  Love Note Pillows ~ What beautiful love note pillows and a question!  There is a pocket on one of the pillows so you can put love notes in.   Using a sharpie you can write your favorite poem or song onto the fabric and then sew it together.  Voila!

Mantel Ideas for Valentines

Valentine's Day Mantle 7.  Budget-Friendly Valentines Mantle ~ Learn how to decorate a beautiful mantle for Valentine's Day on a budget!  Step-by-step tutorials are included for a book page banner and a heart bouquet. DIY Valentine Mantle 8.  Decorated Shelves for Valentine’s Day ~ These festive shelves are sure to get you in the Valentine’s mood!  I love the colors of gray mixed with delicate touches of pink.  You could also incorporate these ideas onto a mantle.  {{wink}} Valentine's Day Mantel 9.  Music Paper LOVE Letters & Mantle ~ These music paper love letters are festive and fabulous!  Especially, the way they are displayed.  Paint and mod-podge wood craft letters for an inexpensive and festive mantel decor. LOVE Valentine Mantle 10.  Valentine Mantel ~ I just LOVE this Pottery Barn inspired Valentine mantel!  There are some helpful tips to repurpose some of your Christmas decor as well as a tutorial to make the LOVE plaque.

Table Valentines Day Ideas

Valentine Table 11.  Sweethearts Birch Centerpiece ~ Carve initials or love notes on pieces of birch for a unique and inexpensive Valentine centerpiece. DIY Valentine Table 12.  Valentine Centerpiece ~ An adorable and inexpensive Valentine Centerpiece using empty jars, paper doilies, paper hearts and bakers twine.  You can quickly put them together in under 30 minutes. Valentine Table Ideas 13.  Ombre Glittered Candle ~ Every Valentine's table needs some beautiful candlelight to set the mood.  Make one or several of these ombre glittered candles to display on the table or even on the mantle.  You'll love how easy they are to make using just double sided tape and glitter.

DIY Valentine Table

14.  Pom-Pom Valentine Centerpiece ~ Add some love to your Valentine's table with this sweet little pom-pom centerpiece.  There's a tutorial to make the pom-poms and the baking soda heart tag. Valentine Table Ideas 15.  DIY Valentine’s Day Centerpiece ~ Create an easy DIY floral arrangement for Valentine’s Day.  These beautiful flowers in their Valentine’s themed vase are a great centerpiece for your dinner table for that special dinner for two or a lovely gift to give someone special.  These flowers will make your heart go bloom, bloom, bloom.

Valentine's Day Table Ideas

16.  Vintage Valentine's Table ~ Vintage Valentine's, farm house table, mason jars filled with tulips and monogrammed plates make a gorgeous Valentine's tablescape.

Valentine Tablescape

17.  Queen of Hearts Tablescape ~ An intimate Valentine dinner for two, Queen of Hearts style! Inspiration for some romance in your Valentines Day.

DIY Decor Ideas for Valentines

DIY Valentine Decor 18.  Fabric Scrap Heart Wreath {DIY} ~ Jazz up your holiday decorating or parties with a super cute and easy fabric scrap wreath!  It’s a fabulous way to recycle wire hangers instead of just throwing them out, too.  All it takes is a few snips of the scissors, some fun tearing action and tying some knots! DIY Valentine's Decor 19.  Cupid’s Arrow Valentines Wreath ~ This wreath is fabulous and perfect to help decorate your home for Valentines Day! Learn how to make one with the help of this great tutorial. Easy to create after a quick trip to your local craft store. A cute piece of decor you’ll be able to use year after year! DIY Valentine Wreath 20.  Ruffled Satin Valentine Heart {tutorial} ~ I adore these pink satin ruffled hearts!  The satin gives them a beautiful shiny effect.  The fabric combination with the burlap heart is fabulous.  Only minimal sewing is required. DIY Valentine Wreath 21.  Valentine’s Yarn Wreath ~ Isn’t this repurposed yarn wreath gorgeous?!  Last year it was a yarn ball garland.  This year it is transformed into a wreath.  The addition of the blue to the traditional red and pink color scheme is fantastic. DIY Valentine Wreath 22.  Sweet Wreath ~ The tissue paper flowers on this wreath are dainty and intricate.  Pink and purple flowers give the wreath an added “pop” to the white coffee filter wreath.  Beautiful!  The full flower tutorial is provided.

Valentine Party Decor

23.  DIY Valentine Wreath ~ A simple and sweet heart shaped wreath wrapped in ruffle trim!  Hang it on your front door to welcome guests. DIY Valentine Decor 24.  Valentine’s Day Countdown ~ This is a clever idea for a simple yet beautiful Valentine’s Day Countdown.  Each little envelope holds a love note in it.  Using the Valentine Matchbook die, twine, clothes pins and picture frame you can make your own countdown.

Chair Backers

Valentine Chair Backer 25.  Valentine Mail Pouch Tutorial ~ Attach these cute pouched to the chair backs in your house and let the kids deliver love notes for Valentines Day. Valentine Chair Backer 26.  Duct Tape Chair Back Envelope ~ Make an adorable chair back envelope for storing Valentine’s cards.  The best part, all you need is duct tape! Valentine Chair Backer 27.  DIY Felt Valentine Heart Chair Backer ~ Make this cute DIY Felt Valentine Heart for your child to collect all of his/her cards and treats this Valentine’s Day.  It also looks fabulous as a chair backer.  Make one for each family member with the free heart template.

Valentines Day Party Decor

DIY Valentine Decorating

28.  Valentine Mason Jar Craft ~ This valentine message in a jar is absolutely darling!  If you love crafting with mason jars you will love this simple tutorial using music sheets, twigs, moss and flocked hearts. Valentine's Day Party Decor 29.  Valentine's Day Bunting ~ Learn how to make this adorable Valentine's Day Bunting from cupcake liners, baker's twine and washi tape.  String the garland from the chandelier, across a mantle, or on picture frames.

Valentine Party Decor

30.  Clothespin Love Arrows ~ You'll love getting hit with these cupid's arrows.  You can make them with clothespins, jewels, floss and glue.  Wouldn't they be adorable clipped to party favor bags?

Valentine Party Decor

31.  Valentine's Day Party ~ A cute and fun way to dress up the table for Valentine's Day and keep little guests entertained!  Add some personalization to the party by customizing napkins, adding a game to play and cute embellishments. Thanks Ladies. I just adore these tutorials! Feel free to grab my “I was featured on Tip Junkie” blog button. You earned it! {knuckle bumps} valentine_button

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