14 DIY Heart Crafts That Say Love

January is nearly over. Can you believe that? If you haven’t already, it’s time to decorate the house for LOVE! Valentine’s Day is just a few short weeks away. I’ve gathered fourteen heart crafts that will get you started, for sure!

Valentine's Day String Art Heart  Decor
/1/ Heart String Art – Make a heart OR your initial!

Crocheted heart pillow for holiday accent
/2/ Crochet Heart Pillow – Do you crochet? Here’s a simple tutorial on how to make a pillow.

Homemade heart mobile
/3/ Heart Mobile  – This mobile will be fun in any color scheme you choose. Hang it in the kitchen or in the baby’s room. It’s perfect for year ’round.


DIY Foldable Heart Garland - Fun kids craft!
/4/ Paper Heart Garland – This is a great craft to get the kids involved in. I mean, it involves glue sticks. They’ll LOVE it!

Heart-Shaped Napkins for a Romantic Dinner Setting
/5/ “That’s Amore” Heart Napkins – Send the kids to a babysitter and have a romantic dinner for two with your hubby. These napkins are such a sweet touch to the place settings.

Heart burlap utensil holder
/6/ Burlap Utensil Holder – Treat the one’s you love with a Valentine’s Day dinner with a touch of LOVE.

Heart shaped pot holder for kitchen holiday decor
/7/ Heart Pot Holder – Who’s kitchen couldn’t use a touch of love?

Super cute! Must crochet these skinny hearts.
/8/ Crocheted Skinny Hearts – I’ve begun to teach myself how to crochet. These skinny hearts would make the perfect decor or a small gift to give someone to say “I’m thinking of you.”

Valentine Heart Houses - Adorable!
/9/ Fabric Heart House – There’s something about a little house that makes my heart skip a beat. These are no exception. I think I found where I can use a pile of the fabric scraps in my stash.


Peek-a-boo heart pouch - See through burlap Valentine's bag is so clever and cute.
/10/ Peekaboo Heart Pouch – These little pouches would be such great gifts for your own children or for the teachers.

Heart tie-dye shirts - DIY holiday fashion
/11/ Tie-Dye Shirts – Oh my goodness! When is the last time you did some tie-dying? It’s been ages for me. Pull out an old white tee and some fabric dye and create something FUN!

Heart stenciled jeans for Valentine's Day
/12/ Heart Stenciled Jeans – This style jean has been popping up every where. Hearts, stars, polka dots…they’re becoming quite the rage. {in both children and woman’s jeans} With this tutorial you don’t have to spend a fortune. Use the jeans that already fit like a glove and give them an updated look!

Finger print heart pendant - a gorgeous DIY jewelry piece
/13/ Lovers Fingerprint Heart Necklace – This necklace tugs at my heartstrings. You and your lover’s fingerprints forever as one heart. *tear falls* How special would this be to make for grandparents? Great-grandparents? A brother and a sister? I’m doing it!

Heart-knotted friendship bracelets
/14/ Heart Friendship Bracelets – Will I be showing my age if I say that I sat in first period homeroom finishing one or more friendship bracelets for my friends?? Oh, the memories. I love that they’ve made a comeback!

What is your favorite heart themed craft? Will you share with us? Either leave a comment or share a link on our Facebook page!

About Melissa Hillier

Melissa lives in Florida with her husband and five kiddos. She writes about her family life at jonahbonah. When she isn’t chasing children you can find her behind her sewing machine or her camera. Connect with her on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

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