DIY Or  Store-bought Handmade Valentine's Day Gifts

We’ve compiled a list of gloriously romantic handmade Valentine’s Day gifts that you can make yourself or buy from some fabulous small upcycling craft businesses.

Valentine’s Hearts in a Bottle

It isn’t anything fancy, and your recipient may not keep it forever, but it is a zero-cost gift and a sweet way to show you made some effort—bonus points in anyone’s book!

Painted Heart Rocks

These can be especially meaningful gifts if you use rocks found in places that are special to that special someone: the beach, in your garden, or in the park.

Driftwood Heart Wall Art

This is rustic and stylish enough that your sweetheart could display it all year round.

Heart Coasters

Craftbits have a lovely tutorial that shows you how to turn your fabric scraps and leftover cardboard into these unique Valentine's Day coasters.

Don't you like the idea of buying cut flowers that will wilt in a few days? Get her a bouquet of always-fresh paper flowers made out of old books.

Paper Book Flowers

If you want something you can DIY but don’t want to get messy with paint and glue, you could try this fabulous tutorial from Bren Did for upcycled tin can ‘Love’ lanterns.

Upcycled Tin Can Love Lanterns