Valentine's Day doesn't have to be about flashy jewelry or pricey dinner dates, instead give your loved (or liked) one something from the heart--something crafted from your very own hands! Here are a few handmade ways of saying "I Love You" without breaking the bank.
Louise Winther Dueholm of Cake Journal shows us how to make these dainty little paper cones, perfect for stashing sweet treats or small gifts. When it comes to Valentine's Day presentation is key, and this wrapping is just as thoughtful as the gift it contains.
Melt someone's heart with this sweet idea from Cute Food for Kids. These heart-shaped marshmallow cocoa stirrers will warm the cockles of kids and adults alike.
Cupcakes are the perfect way to celebrate any holiday and Valentine's Day is no exception. Give your heart a rest and pierce your treats with an adorable paper arrow created by design diva Ez at Creature Comfort. Find more ways to dress up your desserts on her website along with a whole lot more V-Day inspiration.
Even our homes need a little love this time of year. Give your abode some amour with this darling fabric garland by How About Orange that is so darn cute you won't want to take it down come February 15th.
Whether you feel the love 365 days a year, or your main squeeze is a fictional vampire, handmade gifts are perfect for a valentine of any kind, mortal or not.