30+ Creative, Easy, and Inexpensive Valentine DIYs, Crafts, DIY Valentines, Decorations, and Treats

Valentine's Day is a wonderful way to spend time and love with our family and friends... and it's the perfect time to craft, DIY, decorate, and bake. Check out 30+ of my favourite creative, easy and inexpensive Valentine's Day ideas below.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Tarts - These tarts are crispy on the outside and soft and chewy on the inside. The PERFECT Valentine's Day treat. Get the recipe here.

Valentine's Day Hot Chocolate Bar - A simple dollar store hot chocolate bar is perfect for serving friends, family, and/or party guests on Valentine's Day. Find out how easy it is to put together here.

Top 15 Valentine's Day Crafts - These crafts are high quality, inexpensive, festive and fun... and there are fantastic projects for all ages (kids and adults).

FREE Valentine's Day Artwork - Download the artwork for FREE here, print it, and pop it in a dollar store frame. Cute, right?!?

Pom Pom Valentine's Day Wreath - This high-end wreath is made from one of those tacky (and inexpensive) tinsel wreaths you can buy at the dollar store. It's easy to make, festive, and fun!

10 High End Dollar Store DIYs - These 10 DIYs are easy and inexpensive to make... but they look high end. I love them all, but the tissue paper heart is gorgeous! Find instructions for creating all 10 DIYs here.

Heart Headband - A simple and adorable Valentine's craft for kids. Great for working on fine motor skills too.

"I love you to pieces" printable - A wonderful card for kids to make for family and friends, and kids will love tearing and gluing the bits of paper.

Love Bugs - This is one of my favourite kids' crafts for Valentine's Day. Kids of all ages will love this one. There is a "how to" video too!

LOVE BUG KITS (class valentine) - What could be more fun than gifting this adorable craft kit? You are going to LOVE this one!

Boho Valentine's Day Wreath - Simple, inexpensive, and fun to make. I love this little wreath... and the pom poms are super-fun to make! Find the written instructions here... or watch the short video below.  

Candle Holder - Simple and fun... and made from a jar out of the recycling bin. Easy peasy!

Valentine Mailboxes - Perfect for a classroom... but great for home too. Old fashioned and fun!

Heart People - This craft is simple, but totally delightful. You can't beat a paper craft for kids.

Kiss Countdown - A fun DIY and a wonderful way to count down to Valentine's Day.

Argyle sweater wreath - Nothing beats a holiday DIY, and this cozy wreath is a wonderful (and easy to make) piece of Valentine's Day decor.

Felt Flower Wreath - If you like DIY farmhouse decor, you will love this handcrafted felt flower wreath.

Inexpensive Valentine Tablescape - Easy, inexpensive, and fun. You can't beat this $7 vignette.

Felt Rosette Wreath which can be used to create a fantastic Valentine's Day porch

Felt Rosette Wreath {with tulle embellishment}

DIY Valentines:

Homemade Valentines are definitely more heartfelt and more fun. This collection includes tons of free printable Valentines and tags... and there are many fantastic "non-candy" ideas that are perfect for class parties. I love the Superhero masks and recycled crayons, but they are all wonderful!

Valentine Treats:
Valentine's Day is the best day to indulge in a special treat with someone you love. I have made all these treats, and I guarantee that they are simple and delicious!

Here are the links for the simple DIY Valentine's Day treats:

Isn't this a wonderful Valentine's Day collection? I've included everything you need for a creative, easy and inexpensive holiday. Happy Valentine's Day!

Gina (aka East Coast Mommy)

PS -- These ideas are fun too... 


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  2. Hello Gina, you have listed pretty awesome designs, I like your gifts ideas, really I love this and surely I will give it to my girlfriend, we can also give flower bouquet on valentine day to our special person, see this site for best flower bouquet for this Valentine Day.

  3. Excellent Valentine Day Ideas. Thanks for sharing


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