Valentine’s day | Do it yourself!


Can you believe that it is already the end of January? Time is flying by and Valentine’s day is just around the corner! So, for the occasion we gather some cool do it yourself projects to create thoughtful gifts and fun decor!

For some, Valentine’s day is a commercial event, invented to sell heart shaped boxes of chocolate. For others, it is a true celebration of love, the perfect occasion to get some face to face time. At (in)significant magazine, we like to think of Valentine’s day as the perfect occasion to celebrate with the people you love and to give gifts that are hand crafted with love!

Here is our selection of 6 projects, all fun and easy to do to get yourself in love mood! For even more ideas and inspiration, don’t forget to head over to our Pinterest page!

Glitter letters

Lettres à pailettes

One of the easiest project of our selection has to be glittter letters. This gorgeous decor can be easily accomplished with some letters from your local craft store and some glitters in your favorite color. A quick and easy DIY to add a bit of glamour to your home! Discover how to recreate it step by step on Make life lovely.

Paper hearts

Coeurs en papier

Another really simple project is to cut out heart shapes in two different colored paper. Stick them above your bar cart, on your bathroom mirror or above your bed for an extra fun decor!

Heart bookmark

Marque page en forme de coeur

Your loved one loves books? So create a heart shaped bookmark to remind him of you at any chapter! Get some cardboard paper, a good cuter and some glue and head over to Martha Stewart‘s website to create your own!

Breakfast in bed

Petit déjeuner au lit

Breakfast in bed is one of those tiny yet extraordinary moments in life. This year, surprise your Valentine with a breakfast in bed served with style thanks to the printables available on Design is Yay!

Treat boxes

Boîte à friandises

But Valentine’s day is also the time to give to those around you. Add some fun decorations to a little treat box or create your own paper bag and fill them with M&Ms, toffees, chocolates and biscuits!

Painted mason jars

Pots décoratifs

From now on, you’ll never throw a mason jar again! Once washed and clean, they make great votives or decorative vases! Thanks to A beautiful mess you will be able to create these awesome glitter treats holder with a few simples steps.

If you create your own do it yourself project for Valentine’s day, don’t forget to post it on our Facebook page!

Cover image via Cupcakes and cashmere

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