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10 Fun DIY Valentine’s Day Projects

By Melanie Doncas | Inspiration

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and while many might cringe at the loved-up celebration, you have to admit—it sure is a great excuse to make some awesome gifts for those you love!

Today we've made this task a little easier for you by rounding up 10 of the most fun, colorful, and easy Valentine's Day themed DIY projects around. Whether you're after something cute, edible, or even unexpected—trust us, you'll find it all below! And if you're looking for even more inspiration, BeFunky's Pinterest is always full of all sorts of cute goodies and DIY fabulousness.

Camille Styles

These XO chocolate brownies from Camille Styles will go down like a treat! Not only are they extremely fun to bake with their unique shapes, but they're also very tasty too.

Lovely Indeed 2

If you want to create something very special for your loved one which they can look back on for years and years to come, why not create a photo book? Lovely Indeed has done just that and as you can see from above, the results are pretty amazing! To make your images even more eye-catching and crisp before you design your book, you can edit them using BeFunky's Photo Editor. Don't forget to play around with different effects to make your images 'pop' even more!

Lovely Indeed

This DIY Valentine's Day project from Lovely Indeed is both quirky and unique! A heart-carrying (and munching) dinosaur is the perfect gift idea for the loved one who likes to think outside of the square.

Oh Happy Day 2

Start your Valentine's Day with a BANG, thanks to these DIY confetti crackers by Oh Happy Day! The best part is that absolutely anyone can make these and you'll just need some basic materials commonly found in craft stores or even around your home. Fill them with your loved one's favorite treats for something extra special

Oh Happy Day

When you combine a fun DIY project with a much-loved game, you get this wonderful idea from Oh Happy Daya giant Valentine's Day tic-tac-toe! This is a great activity idea for a Valentine's Day themed party, too.

Paper & Stitch

Let's face it, Valentine's Day is an occasion where lots of sweets will be consumed. Rather than feeling too guilty, why not just embrace all things delicious and create your very own heart-adorned bags to place the treats in? This DIY idea from Paper & Stitch would take just minutes to create!

Sugar and Cloth

If hearts galore aren't exactly your thing, then you can still create a meaningful and fun gift for your loved one to celebrate this occasion. Sugar and Cloth has created these wonderful little wooden Polaroids, featuring special moments which deserved to be held onto for years to come.

You can also use BeFunky's Photo Editor to turn your images into the perfect Polaroid size and shape —all at the click of a button! Simply select the Frames option from the side menu before clicking on Instant.

The Pretty Life Girls

Even if you've never done embroidery before, you'll be pleased to know that this DIY tutorial is aimed at beginners! An inspirational banner just like this one by The Pretty Life Girls is the perfect gift to surprise a loved one with this Valentine's Day.

This Heart of Mine

If colorful, eye-catching, and fun is what you're aiming for, then this DIY project from This Heart of Mine is perfect for you. This fringe-filled, geometric heart is just the thing to put a huge smile on its recipient's dial...trust me!


You didn't think I'd get through this DIY Valentine's Day gifts round-up without one dedicated to the furry friends in your life, did you? Even four-legged friends need an extra special treat from time to time, so these home-made conversation hearts from the Etsy blog are just the thing! Make yours unique with your own custom sayings, or take inspiration from the clever ones used above.

Still feeling crafty? You'll love these 10 Best DIY Photo Projects!

Speaking of photos, if you want to get yours looking perfect for a DIY gift idea then you can get started below:

Photo Editing, Simplified.

Photo Editing. Simplified