25 Homemade Valentines Day Gift Ideas

How to make homemade Valentines gifts that are so creative and cute.  These Valentines Day gift ideas include Valentines gift ideas for her and Valentines gifts for guys. Some of the ideas include gifts in a jar, heart s’mores, gumball machine, heart jewelry, photo holder, love coupons and a heart pillow.  These crafts are sure to warm the heart!  

Tip Junkie has 300 Valentine’s Day tutorials all with pictured tutorials to learn or how to make.  You can always search there if you’re looking for more Valentine patterns with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

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Homemade Valentines Gifts

1.  Pink Marshmallow Hot Chocolate ~ Easy DIY unique gift for your loved ones, family, friends, co-workers neighbors, kid’s teacher. This gift costs only $4 each and would be even cheaper if you used a jar you already had (marinara or sauce jar, mason jar) or found one at dollar store. In my post I link back to my Gift tags that would also look great on this gift, you can download chalkboard valentine gift tags, watercolor or red – pink version. 

2.  Mini Heart S’more Treats ~ S’mores for any occasion is fun, but with heart-shaped marshmallows. Couldn’t be more perfect for the day of love!

3.  Love You a Latte {free printable} ~ A fun and simple gift idea for the coffee or tea lover.  Simply download and print the free coffee cup label.  Add a gift card to their favorite coffee shop inside the cup. 

4.  Valentine’s Day Caramel Apple Kit ~ Caramel apples are a fun and easy gift idea.  Apples are dipped in melted almond bark and then packaged up for later dipping in the individual sized caramel dips. 

5.  Chocolate Chip Oreo Heart Pies {free printable} ~ Just the pictures in this post are sure to make your mouth water!  Use the free printable tag to package the homemade treat.

6.  Valentine Bubble Gum Machine ~  Bubble gum bubble gum in a dish, how many pieces do you wish?  Aren’t these the cutest machines ever?  They’re made with plastic cups and clear ornament.

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Valentines Day Gift Ideas

7.  Valentine’s Heart Jars ~ Mason jar gifts are always the best especially with chocolate!  {{wink}} 

8.  Sequin Heart DIY {Accessories} ~ This sequin heart DIY is fabulous because it could be used in so many different ways! It could make a great pin to wear for Valentines Day, hair clip, or even a cute embellishment for a gift bag! Easy to make with the help of this tutorial and after a quick trip to your local craft supply store.

9.  Secret Pocket Pillow Tutorial ~ Sew a simple heart pocket pillow for an easy and quick gift idea.  Don’t forget to add a love letter to the pocket. 

10.  DIY Valentine Photo Puzzle ~ Turn a favorite photo into a puzzle using popsicle sticks.  You can even write a sweet love note on the back.

11.  LOVE Tea Towel ~ This LOVE Tea Towel is so pretty, you will want to do the dishes.  NOT!  But it will at least help, right?!  

12.  Heart Hand Warmers ~ Keep your hands warm with these heart-shaped hand warmers. They’re filled with rice. Just microwave them for 10 seconds to warm them up, then hold them in your hands to keep them warm.

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Valentines Gift Ideas for Her

13.  DIY Fringe 3-D Heart ~ Fringe is fun and adorable for year round projects.  Pair it with a paper mache heart and it’s perfect for gift giving and home decor.

14.  Valentine’s Day Necklaces ~ Create the perfect accessory for Valentine’s Day.  Wooden beads are painted in pink, red and white.  Don’t you just love the pop of turquoise?!

15.  Lovely Heart Ruffled Apron {Aprons} ~ This apron not only provides protection for your clothing, but with this apron, you’ll look super cute with it on! The ruffles and heart add fabulous detail to the otherwise simple apron! Use this tutorial to create one for your Valentines! Then use it everyday, because all meals are made with love after all! {wink} 

16.  Heart Bracelet DIY {Bracelets and Bangles} ~ Here is a stylish heart bracelet that with the help of this tutorial you can make! All you’ll need is wire and two pairs of jewelry pliers! Perfect for Valentines Day and everyday after that! {wink}

17.  Homemade Sugar Scrub Cubes ~ A sumptuous and simple recipe only requiring 3 ingredients soap base, jojoba oil and sugar.  

18.  DIY Confetti Heart Mug ~ Decorate a plain white dollar store mug with Elmer’s or Sharpie paint pens with a heart design.  

19.  Glitter Heart Earrings DIY {Earrings} ~ These earrings are girly girl perfection, the little studs make a great Valentines Day accessory. Use gold or silver glitter and wear them not only for Valentines but year round!

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Valentines Gifts for Guys 

20.  7 Days of Love {Relationships} As this blogger says, sometimes it’s all about the little things in life that make you happy, and this gift idea is a perfect way to show your love! Seven days of little gifts made easy with this post! Perfect for your spouse or even just a friend that could use a little pick me up!

21.  Key to My Heart ~ How cool is this “key to my heart” gift?  It comes together quickly by painting a heart on an old key using an Elmer’s paint pen.  It can be worn around the neck or used as a key chain.

22.  DIY Love Coupons ~ A coupon book is always a great personal gift to give to a loved one, especially if you are on a budget.  This coupon book is sweet and pretty and something your love will want to hang onto long after the coupons expire.  {{wink}}

23.  DIY Wood Photo Holder ~ Make your sweetheart a wood photo holder with a carved heart and initials.  Great if you are looking for a more masculine gift that is still sentimental.

24.  Love Doodle Bowls ~ Create a one-of-a-kind love bowl for him by doodling with Sharpie paint pens.  Perfect for holding sweet treats or even as an ice cream bowl!

25.  Valentine in a Box Printable ~ Use these adorable printable boxes as a “Jack-in-the-Box” with photos or as a gift box. 



Also, be sure to check out the Tip Junkie Valentine’s Day site for decorations, party ideas, free printable Valentines, and kids craft ideas.

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