Handmade Paper Valentine's Day Cards
Put that scrapbooking paper to good use and whip up a cute and creative handmade card for Valentine's Day. We'll help you find the perfect idea for your all the loves in your life.
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These beautiful bookmarks are hiding two sweet things: a colorful heart and a lollipop treat. Use bold patterned papers on the outside and bright colored paper on the inside.
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Wrapping Paper Card
That pretty patterned paper is for more than wrapping gifts! Make a sweet DIY Valentine's Day card. Choose a patterned paper and cut out individual shapes like this flower. Glue it to a plain paper card and add a handwritten note.
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Heart Balloon Card
Love is in the air. This handmade Valentine's Day card starts with cut paper hearts. Choose a variety of colored sheets and cut an assortment of heart sizes. Glue them on a plain card in an overlapping pattern and add the strings with black marker.
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Cookie Cutter Cards
Bust out the cookie cutters! You'll need their flawless heart shape to create these pretty little things. Just dip them into contrasting colors of paint and press onto multi-colored cards.
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Your Valentine has never seen a card sew cute. With some quick stitchwork and just a few materials, you’ll be creating this cool cactus in no time! To make, hand cut a cactus shape from cardstock and glue on your card. Place on a safe surface, such as a foam board, then poke lines of holes every ¼ inch using a pushpin. Use green embroidery floss and thread in and out until all holes are filled. Finish with the punny memo and a pink heart.
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Play cupid with these corrugated paper Valentine's Day cards. The secret is a surprise hidden inside! Add a small gift or candy and finish with a pretty patterned straw.
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Instead of traditional stitches, this whimsical card is made with colorful knots. Start with patterned paper and use embroidery thread to get the look.
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Gold Heat Card
This card is as good as gold. Use a stamp to cut three patterned hearts and one shimmery gold heart. Glue them to a plain card and share your sweet sentiment.
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These classroom-perfect valentines are just as much fun to make as they are to give. Fold a long sheet of paper accordion-style, then cut out a heart shape from each fold. Unfold the card, then fill in one of the cutouts with a contrasting paper heart and some glue.
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Gift Tag Cards
Get crafty and repurpose those leftover gift tags from Christmas into valentines. Adorn with ribbons, paper hearts, and lace, writing sweet somethings on the blank side.
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