Plan Your Perfect Valentine's Day
Make a Handmade Valentine's Day Card
Make Valentine's Day special this year with a handmade sentiment. Many of our card ideas come together with a few scrapbook papers, stickers, easy-to-find cutting tools, and your creativity. Skip the card store for a one-of-a-kind card to give to your sweetie with our ideas below!
Send the Perfect Bouquet
Some say a picture is worth a thousand words; a bouquet of flowers can be, too! Many popular flowers -- such as roses, tulips, daisies, and more -- have meanings that date back centuries and tell tales of romance. Before sending your sweetheart a bouquet for Valentine's Day, make sure you put together the right message.
Decorate Your Home for Valentine's Day
Add special romantic touches around your home for Valentine's Day with our easy ideas for handmade decor, and browse our slideshow of real-home mantel-decorating ideas to get even more inspiration.
Customize These Valentine's Day Coupons
Don't know what to get your valentine? Try these pretty coupons -- we have premade ideas for both adults and kids, plus a free printable sheet so you can come up with your own. Print the coupons on cardstock, punch a hole in the corner, and tie them together with a pretty red ribbon for an easy, special gift.
Give a Handmade Gift
Get creative and crafty with your Valentine's Day gift. We've got a wide variety of easy-to-accomplish gifts, from special frames and customizable coupons to sweet sugar cookies and gift-box ideas.
Bake a Sweet Dessert
Make your Valentine's Day extra sweet with one of our romantic dessert recipes. From cheesecake and truffles to mousse and tarlets, we have a variety of recipes that are sure to end your romantic evening on a sweet note.
Host a Valentine's Day Crafting Party
Gather your gal pals for an afternoon of crafting fun on Valentine's Day. We have ideas for what to serve, what to craft, and -- of course -- how to put it all together.
Craft a Scratch-Off Hearts Card
Learn how to make scratch-off solution for a so-cute Valentine's Day card from Better Homes and Gardens contributing editor Suzonne Stirling.
Send Sweet Valentines with Candy
These adorable plays on words -- "We're just mint to be" and "I'm nuts about you" -- are perfect for pairing with a peppermint patty or a package of nuts. All of our pretty tags are available for free, so pick out the ones you want and send away!
Cook a Romantic Homemade Meal
It's easy to make Valentine's Day romantic -- a nice, homemade dinner can do the trick. We've paired some of our dinner recipes, from steaks to lamb chops, with wine suggestions to up the romance factor. With our ideas for a special Valentine's Day evening, you can't go wrong.
Watch a Romantic Movie
Valentine's Day is the perfect time to snuggle close to your loved one on the couch and watch a romantic movie. We've picked out our favorites -- from classics such as Casablanca and Breakfast at Tiffany's to newer favorites such as Crazy, Stupid, Love and The Notebook -- and paired each with a recipe. Planning the perfect at-home Valentine's Day starts here!