40+ Fun and Easy DIY Valentine Gift Ideas (2022)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • December 1, 2021
40+ Fun and Easy DIY Valentine Gift Ideas (2022)

Skip the stores this February. It’s time you came up with some unique DIY Valentine gifts for your loved ones. Surprise him and her with your woodworking skills. Arts and crafts projects made with love are more sentimental and sweet than something from Target. Everyone from your cute kids to coworkers is going to love these simple handmade ideas. It’s the fashionable thing to do on Valentine’s Day now, didn’t you hear?

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Donut Bouquet

Donut Bouquet

Flowers don’t last, but the taste of these donuts will remain in memory forever. Are you looking for a simple homemade Valentine gift to surprise your loved one with? You’ll never go wrong with baked goods!


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keychains made with wooden hearts

Wooden Keychains

Is your husband the type to lose his keys? If so, keychains made with wooden hearts might be just the thing for him. The best part is, even your children can help in this Valentine’s Day craft!


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Pillow That Says ‘I Love You’

Pillow That Says ‘I Love You’

Couples’ crafts are a wonderful way to bond. Reserve some time over a weekend to make a Valentine pillow. A handmade gift such as this is a great addition to a home!

You can get more Valentine pillows on 365canvas for $27.95


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52 Reasons Why I Love You Cards

52 Reasons Why I Love You

Want to make a unique romantic last-minute DIY gift for your boyfriend? Try this out. There are so many reasons why you love him, but for this gift, you’ll have to limit it to 52!


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Conversation Heart Valentine’s Day Bath Bombs

Conversation Heart Valentine’s Day Bath Bombs

Your girlfriends are going to love these creative Valentine’s Day gifts! They’ll be able to experience the spa right at home. These cute handmade bath bombs are going to make everything smell so good!


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Valentine’s Day Card

Valentine’s Day Card

A homemade Valentine card for a husband who’s always there for you is going to make his day. If you’re looking for cute things to draw for Valentine’s Day, you’ll never go wrong with watercolor hearts.


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Valentine’s Day clothespin

Small Hidden Love Message

Send a love letter in the cutest way possible. Make Valentine’s Day clothespin using a piece of craft paper, a peg, and some wire. This sure beats receiving an email or a text message!


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DIY Valentines Tic-Tac-Toe Game Box

DIY Valentines Tic-Tac-Toe Game Box

If you’re tired of the typical choices of flowers and chocolate, try this homemade Valentine gift idea. Put your woodworking skills to the test. You’ll end up with a new game night favorite!


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Homemade Valentine’s Cupcakes

Homemade Valentine’s Cupcakes

The combination of chocolate and raspberries can only bring happiness. Treat your coworkers to some yummy cupcakes. Making your own Valentine’s Day gifts from scratch sure has its perks. You get to try them first!


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DIY Fabric Hearts

DIY Fabric Hearts

It’s time to go shopping at Dollar Tree for some supplies to make this year’s DIY romantic gift. This felt ornament not only looks good, but it also smells pretty awesome, too!

You can get more romantic ornaments on 365canvas for $16.95


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DIY Rock Photo Holders

DIY Rock Photo Holders

If you have plenty of rocks in your garden, why not make use of them? Here’s a Valentine painting idea you’re going to love. This year, make some desktop decor to display memorable photos for your family!


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‘Love’ String Art

‘Love’ String Art

Everyone’s mantel should have a love sign on it, especially when it’s made with string art. Here’s your next Valentine’s Day arts and crafts project. Because it’s so relaxing to make, you’re going to end up making quite a few!

You can get more love artworks on 365canvas for $22.95+


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Galentine Diffuser Bracelet

Galentine Diffuser Bracelet

A friendship with a bestie is so hard to describe. She’s always there for you, through good times and bad. Make her a calming bracelet today. No one deserves a DIY Valentine gift for friends more than her!


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Wood Slice Wreath

Wood Slice Wreath

Fashion a wreath from tree branches for Valentine’s Day and any other occasion of the year. This DIY love gift for her is going to be her new favorite decor piece!


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Mixed Candy Bouquet

Mixed Candy Bouquet

This Valentine marshmallow pop recipe is so kid-friendly, the whole family can join in the fun. These edible flowers are a wonderful Valentine’s homemade gift idea for classmates and teachers. Make sure you don’t run out of chocolate!


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DIY Personalized Clipboard

DIY Personalized Clipboard

If your child has a wonderful experience in school, you know who to thank. Show your appreciation with a DIY teacher Valentine gift that’s quick to make. Don’t forget to pair it with an apple!


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Mosaic Heart from Seeds

Mosaic Heart from Seeds

Have you got some old seeds and beans in the pantry? Don’t throw them away just yet. Use them to make Valentine’s heart craft. This cheap and easy project simply needs cardboard, a punch, string, and beans!


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Log Candle Holder

Log Candle Holder

It’s easy to be romantic with candles around, especially if they’re in a handmade wooden holder. Gather some wood from your backyard. You’ll need it for this easy Valentine’s craft that will never go to waste!


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DIY Headband

DIY Headband

V Day is a great chance to dress up, and that’s exactly what this headband is for. A girly daughter is going to love making this. If you’re looking for DIY Valentine gifts for kids, try this out!


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Homemade Fortune Cookies

Homemade Fortune Cookies

Some of us are so fortunate to have nice coworkers, and they deserve a little something, too. Make them this out-of-the-box Valentine’s Day idea. The whole office is going to love it!


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Chocolate Filled Coffee Mug

Chocolate Filled Coffee Mug

If you’d like to learn how to make a Valentine basket, this is worth a visit. You can put all sorts of wonderous goodies in a gift basket, so get creative. Chocolate is always a good filler!

You can get a custom mug on 365canvas for $14.36+


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DIY Boxed Rose

DIY Boxed Rose

Class up the traditional bouquet of roses by presenting them in a beautiful box. Make this a DIY Valentine’s gift for mom, because if there’s one person who loves receiving flowers, it’s her!


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Handmade Heart Ring Dish

Handmade Ring Dish

A loving girlfriend would appreciate a dish for her rings. Here’s an easy DIY Valentine gift for her. The best thing about it is you don’t even need a kiln to make it!


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DIY Valentines calligraphy mug

Decorate A Mug

Transform a regular white mug into a cute homemade Valentine’s Day gift. Create your calligraphy mug with any custom design. Coffee is going to taste extra sweet from now on!

You can get a personalized mug on 365canvas for $14.36+


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heart-shaped topiary

Heart Topiary DIY

Plants are such nice gifts, regardless of the time of year. But for Valentine’s Day, let’s kick it up a notch. Offering a heart-shaped topiary means so much more, and it’s such a fun craft for couples!


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Crochet Tote Bag

Crochet Tote Bag

Do you know how to crochet? Even if you haven’t done it before, this multi-purpose bag is going to be easy for you. It’s the perfect DIY Valentine’s gift for mom!


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Valentine’s Blooming Candy Jar

Valentine’s Blooming Candy Jar

Searching for an affordable gift for someone special? Visit your thrift store and get some mason jars to fill with candy and flowers. This do-it-yourself Valentine gift idea looks more expensive than it really is!


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DIY Lettering on a Globe

DIY Lettering on a Globe

Painting a globe with a lovely message is something everyone can do, even you! This DIY Valentine’s gift is for a husband who loves traveling the world. Remind him that adventure is right around the corner!


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DIY Succulent Valentines

DIY Succulent Valentines 

Everyone loves a pun, especially one that doesn’t succ. That was definitely intended. Here’s a crafty Valentine’s idea that plays with words. Attach a lovely message to a little pot of green for friends!


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Valentine's Day Paper Heart Treat Bags

Valentine’s Day Paper Heart Treat Bags

Making Valentine’s gifts is an essential part of V Day, especially if you have children. Kids and adults alike will love receiving these sweet little heart bags. Do you know why? Because they’re filled with candy!


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DIY Valentine’s Day Arrow Art

DIY Valentine’s Day Arrow Art

It’s always nice to decorate a home with something homemade. A mantelpiece is going to look superb with this Valentine art project. It’s simple and great to display the whole year-round.


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Thumbprint Magnets

Thumbprint Magnets

Say “I love you” to those you care about by offering them crafts for Valentine’s Day. Nothing beats looking at a fridge and seeing a heart magnet on it. It’s the little things that show you care!


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Conversation Heart Brownies

Conversation Heart Brownies

Say “I love you” to those you care about by offering them crafts for Valentine’s Day. Nothing beats looking at a fridge and seeing a heart magnet on it. It’s the little things that show you care!


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Scrabble Coasters

Scrabble Coasters

It’s time to play everyone’s favorite game, but with coasters! Inspire fun nights of scrabble with your boyfriend with some DIY Valentine gifts for him. It’s time for some healthy competition. Who’s going to win?


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Crochet Heart Blanket

Crochet Heart Blanket

Wondering what to do for your boyfriend on Valentine’s Day? A handmade blanket is a great idea because it’s so sweet. Plus, is there anything more romantic than keeping warm in front of the fire together?

You can get Valentine’s blankets on 365canvas for $59.95+


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Word Tile Frame

Word Tile Frame

Here’s another Scrabble-themed creation. These frames make awesome DIY Valentine’s gifts for friends who love a good game. Come up with a sweet message they’ll enjoy reading again and again. It’ll look great in any corner of the home!


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Custom Jewelry Box

Custom Jewelry Box

Who’s to say a man can’t be good at crafts? Make use of an old cigar box to make a jewelry case for a wife or girlfriend. This homemade Valentine’s gift for her is better than a diamond ring!


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Mother and Child Heart Necklace

Mother and Child Heart Necklace

Making your own Valentine’s presents with polymer clay is such a great idea. You can mold it into heart pendants for your wife and daughter. They’ll look so cute in matching outfits paired with their necklaces!


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Custom Love Chalkboard

Custom Chalkboard

If your husband loves a decked-out home, this customized Valentine gift is for him. Liven things up with something as simple as a chalkboard and old Christmas ornaments. Romance is surely in the air this February!


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Heart Bookmark

Heart Bookmark

Sometimes, you don’t really need to go over the top to show some love. Does your husband love reading? Here’s a simple Valentine’s day gift for him. This way, he won’t be searching high and low for a bookmark!


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DIY craft: Thing I Love about Dad

Things I Love about Dad

There are so many things that children adore about their fathers. That is why your husband deserves a thoughtful DIY love gift this Valentine’s Day. We bet he’ll be excited to display it at work!

You can get 5 Things I Love About My Dad with favorite pictures of you and your dad on 365canvas for $39.96


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DIY Valentine gifts for him: Valentines on the Hour

Valentines on the Hour

Isn’t it fun to receive a few gifts at one time? Better yet, surprise your boyfriend with meaningful presents to open every hour. Come up with a few DIY Valentine gifts for him and make this happen!


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DIY Terrarium Lamp

DIY Terrarium Lamp

When a creative reading lamp comes with succulents, you know it’s a good one. Try out this Valentine’s Day craft idea. You’ll end up with something whimsical and unique to decorate a girlfriend’s home!


Craft Away!

Our list of DIY Valentine gifts is full of goodies for everyone, whether they’re kids or adults. Show your love with these easy Valentine’s Day gifts today! The birds are singing, and there are rainbows everywhere!

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