Love is in the air, so it’s time to take down your Christmas decor and whip up some homemade Valentine’s Day decorations. These pretty DIY Valentine’s Day decor ideas for your home are easy to make in the evening after your kids go to bed.
Look, I know you don’t have a lot of time (oh hello, job, parenting, and life in general). But you’re here, so you were bitten by the crafty bug and ready to add some handmade Valentine’s Day decorations to your home.
Although I hate seeing Valentine’s Day candy and cards at CVS on December 26th, I can understand why many folks decorate for Valentine’s Day right after they take down their Christmas tree.
After all, February 14 brings about warm and fuzzy feelings of love and kindness that’s reminiscent of Christmas cheer.
So if you’re ready to swap out your decor or plan ahead for a Valentine’s Day party, I know you’ll enjoy these easy DIY decor projects.
12 Lovely, Easy Homemade Valentine’s Day Decorations
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As a rule, I focus on thirty-minute crafts (or less!) since that’s all this working mom has time for.
That’s why I chose this selection of DIY Valentine’s Day decorations; all of them have step-by-step tutorials and are pretty quick to do. See what supplies you already have, then choose a craft to make tonight!
1. Yarn-wrapped embroidery hoop
This embroidery hoop Valentine wreath is one of my favorite DIY Valentine’s Day decor projects. Pre-cut felt hearts add texture and up the cute factor!
2. 5-Minute grapevine wreath
Purchase a pre-made grapevine wreath and you can make this fast Valentine’s Day wreath during a commercial break.
3. Colorful L-O-V-E Banner
Grab your copy of my free printable LOVE banner, print it on cardstock, and hang on your mantel with some baker’s twine.
4. Fast & Cute Valentine’s Day Mantel Decorations
Learn how to make pretty paper heart art, felt heart garland, and cute conversation heart hurricanes for your Valentine’s Day mantel. The whole thing takes 30 minutes or less!
5. Doily Table Runner
Head to the dollar store and pick up a few packs of heart-shaped doilies to make this pretty paper table runner.|
6. Paper Plate Holder Art
Turn thrifted or new wicker paper plate holders into pretty Valentine’s Day art with a little paint and glitter.|
7. Tissue Paper Tassel Garland
While you’re picking up doilies at the dollar store, grab a few packs of colorful pink and red tissue paper to make this easy tassel garland.|
8. Fringed Felt Hearts
These fringed felt hearts are ridiculously simple to make with colorful felt (and gold felt, too!) and a piece of cardboard.|
9. Pompom Door Hanger
Did you know it’s possible to make heart-shaped pompoms?? This pompom door hanger is too adorable.|
10. No-Sew Valentine’s Day Pillow
If you have a hot glue gun and a plain pillow cover, you can make this pillow for Valentine’s Day in no time flat!|
11. Heart Stamped Tea Towels
Remember those doilies you bought? Use them to make pretty heart-stamped tea towels to decorate your kitchen for Valentine’s Day or give as a gift.|
12. Paper Heart Art
This curled paper heart art takes just ten minutes to create!|
You’ll Be Proud to Show Off these DIY Valentine’s Day Decorations for the Home!
Which one of these easy-to-make Valentine’s Day decorations will you work on first? I’d love to see what you make!
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