Search Results for: label/Valentines Day

$5 Friday: Heart Pom Pom Pillow

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It's another $5 Friday, and I love these projects because they are simple, cheap and fast! This one takes about 5 minutes, cost me less than $5... And it gives me a perfect start on my Valentine's Day decor! I started with this snowflake pillow from Target's dollar spot (I got it when all the Christmas stuff went on clearance!) Then, I found this adorable Creatology pom pom garland at … [Read more...]

Geometric Heart Wall Treatment

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I'm ready for Spring! I know it's only February, but this is usually the time of year that I get sick of the snow and start craving some COLOR. I have been staring at white snow outside and my gray walls inside, for a month now... ever since I took all the Christmas decorations down. I wasn't feeling the typical pink and red color scheme for my Valentine's Day decor this year. So I decided to … [Read more...]

Aztec Heart Pillow

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Aztec patterns are all the rage right now, and I really wanted to find a heart version for my Valentine's Day decor. I couldn't find a pattern, so I decided to create my own! After a few sketches and lots of measuring, I came up with this: The bright coral and gold leather are a perfect combination! Here's how I made it... I started out with some sketches to figure out my design, … [Read more...]

Easy Paper Banner Tutorial

Last week I showed you how I made a simple paper garland for my Valentine's Day mantel, and I promised to share what did with the leftover scraps. Today's the day! Here is my easy paper strip banner:Keep reading for the full tutorial!I took my leftover paper scraps....and glued them on to a piece of baker's twine to create this fun and whimsical banner!I used hot glue to attach the strips to the … [Read more...]

I Would SO Be Your Valentine

We're sharing our last Valentine's Day idea with you guys today... a cute tag and valentine gift idea. My kids and husband love the SOBE drinks, and I usually get one for their Valentine's Day mailboxes. What can I say? I kind of like how they come in all the cute valentine colors... light pink, dark pink, white, etc.  So this year, I decided to make a fun printable tag to go with the … [Read more...]

Chevron Paper Garland {and Valentine Mantel}

There are so many beautiful colors of paper these days. Earlier this week, I gathered a gorgeous selection from a local scrapbook store to match my heart canvas art. I had this idea in my head to make some pretty hanging garlands that would flutter and spin around. I wanted to incorporate a geometric pattern, and settled on a V-shape {chevron} design. The finished effect is even better than I … [Read more...]

{Secret} Message in a Bottle Valentine

I can't wait to share this fun Valentine's Day gift idea with you guys! I found the most adorable vintage game pieces at the craft store, and used them to create a "secret message" for my son's valentine this year.These wooden game pieces are numbered 1-90....{Continue reading for the full tutorial, and links to download the free printable tags}Aren't they just darling? I picked them up in … [Read more...]

Heart Art

I've been wanting to make some new Valentine's Day art for my mantel this year, and finally got around to it this weekend. I combined some of my favorite colors... coral, gray, and gold, along with a beautiful textured backdrop to create this lovely heart art.I used some supplies I already had, along with a few finds from Target. Continue reading for the full tutorial!Materials:16x20 … [Read more...]