Dollar Store Valentine’s Wreath

This vibrant pink rose wreath is perfect for Valentine’s Day. I created it using items I picked up at Dollar Tree. While shopping, I grabbed a styrofoam wreath, nine faux pink rose bunches, two packs of pink glittery heart picks and a Valentine’s scarf. You’ll also need a hot glue gun/glue sticks and a pair of scissors for this project. First, remove all the roses from their stems. They just pop right off. Begin poking…Continue reading Dollar Store Valentine’s Wreath

Conversation Heart Box

Conversation Heart candies are a must for Valentine’s Day. They are just so cute! A few years back, I displayed them in this Conversation Heart and Rose Arrangement. This year, I decided to encase them in this heart shaped box. I picked the heart shaped wood box at Target for $5. I’m sure you can find something similar at a craft store. I painted it Green. I love this FolkArt Matte Acrylic Paint color. I didn’t…Continue reading Conversation Heart Box

Dollar Spot Heart Door Hanging

With Valentines Day fast approaching, I thought it would be lovely to create something pretty for my front door. This inexpensive succulent heart door hanging came together in no time. I gathered all of my supplies for this project at Target in the Dollar Spot section. I picked up the painted heart plaque and succulent garland for $3 a piece. The pink pom trim was only $1. I only ended up using one of them for this…Continue reading Dollar Spot Heart Door Hanging

Carnation Candy Box Arrangement

Carnations are often overlooked, but I love them in mass. They are the perfect flower for this lovely project. If you are looking for a last minute centerpiece for your Valentine’s celebration, look no further. Oh, did I mention this arrangement is constructed in a heart shaped candy box? Yes! Here’s how I put it all together. First, you’ll need a heart shaped chocolate box. My box cost $5 and had 16 delicious pieces of…Continue reading Carnation Candy Box Arrangement

Valentine’s Day Mantel

I’m so pleased with my Valentine’s Day mantel display! I wanted to share a few pictures of the finished product. Here are the direct links for each project posting. Happy Crafting! Heart Piñata Lighted Valentine’s Day Garland Love Banner Conversation Heart and Rose Arrangement Cork Heart Art Also pictured, is the fabulous Keith Haring inspired art my friend Jo created. It’s the perfect centerpiece for this lovely display.

Cork Heart Art

Like the other Valentine’s projects on this blog, this next and final Valentine’s Day project for the year is relatively inexpensive and super easy to construct. The one pictured below required 40 corks to make it. So, if you are a wine drinker, you’ll love this craft. I certainly love the boldness behind this beauty. It’s graphic lines make the cork heart pop!   You’ll need: Corks (I purchased them at Michael’s) Scrap Wood (My…Continue reading Cork Heart Art

Conversation Heart and Rose Arrangement

Looking for the perfect centerpiece for your Valentine’s Day meal? Look no further than this conversation heart and rose arrangement. It’s super easy to put together and simply adorable. Items Needed: 2 Clear Glass Containers (1 slightly smaller than the other in width, but similar in height) Conversation Heart Candies Roses or other flowers Place small container inside large container. Fill the gap between the small container and the large container with conversation hearts until…Continue reading Conversation Heart and Rose Arrangement

Love Banner

I wanted to share this love banner I created using some of the leftover doilies from the lighted Valentine’s Day garland project ( and a couple of other items I had hanging out in my craft closet. I think it turned out great! For each heart, I glued a small heart doily onto a larger heart doily. Then, I simply traced my letters onto some scrapbooking paper, cut them out and adhered one to each of…Continue reading Love Banner

Lighted Valentine’s Day Garland

It’s nice to have Valentine’s touches in your home. But, I don’t necessarily want to break the bank with a holiday that only has a 14 day decorating season. That is why this adorable lighted Valentine’s Day garland is the perfect project for those of us on a budget.   Materials Needed: Miniature light strand w/ white cord Varying sized heart shaped paper doilies Valentine’s themed cupcake liners The number of light bulbs on your…Continue reading Lighted Valentine’s Day Garland

Heart Shaped Piñata

Love it or loathe it, Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us. I think this next project is perfect for both lovers and haters of Cupid’s holiday. Lovers will swoon over this heart shaped piñata. Haters can release aggression by beating this piñata to a pulp. For extra satisfaction, I recommend taping a photo of an ex lover onto yours. Everyone wins with this craft! You’ll need: Heart Template (I found mine on the Internet…Continue reading Heart Shaped Piñata