6 Adorable Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Craft Projects

Fotor021012108Let’s talk about what Valentine’s day is really good for — eating sweets all day and being transported back to your grade school classroom, where you were armed with Elmer’s glue and construction paper. We fully applaud this nostalgic behavior — but If you want to step up your Valentine’s Day crafting game this year, here are some of our favorite DIY projects from around the web.

Valentine Treat Boxes

These punny printable treat boxes from Oh Happy Day are playful and sweet. Find the download and full instructions right here on the darling Oh Happy Day blog.

Felt Polaroid Garland

Here’s a project you can do any day of the year — add a heart to any photo and suddenly it’s just right for Valentine’s Day. Print out your favorite Instagram shots and hang this in your house for a fun surprise for your valentine. Check out the full how-to over on A Lion’s Nest.

Cupids Donut Hole

This project from Squirrelly Minds combines three things we love — donuts, glitter, and hot glue guns. These skewers would be perfect for a Valentine-themed party or to leave as a sweet treat on your favorite co-worker’s desk.

succulent valentine

No glitter, no pink, no hearts — this clever idea from See Kate Sew is the perfect way to show your admiration without getting overly sentimental and sappy.

DIY Valentine's Day Card

Want to go the traditional route and make a Valentine’s Day card? Here’s a cute, simple idea from Real Simple.

Do you have any crafting or baking traditions for Valentine’s Day? Let us know in the comments what you love making for your loved ones.

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Christina Loff is the Channel Marketing Lead for Craft, Photo, and Design at CreativeLive. She's a crafter, book spy, and Jersey native.