The new year has just begun and that means Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Make your festivities extra special this year with some handmade touches to create that perfect Cupid-approved ambience. It’s amazing how much you can do with tissue paper, so we’ve rounded up some crafts that are not only beautiful, but a whole lot of fun to make, too! Charm and delight your sweetheart, or have some fun with your little ones with these fabulous Valentine decor ideas.
TISSUE PAPER ROSES
There’s nothing quite like the smell of real, fresh roses, but you can have the next best thing and make your Valentine’s bouquet last forever with these gorgeous tissue paper roses. The blog site, Happy Hooligans, explains how to make this easy craft that just about anyone can do. Check out the full tutorial here.
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To get started, all you need are a few basics:
You can add some extra pizazz to your bouquet with these festive picks:
Of course, a Valentine’s celebration wouldn’t be complete without some dreamy candlelight. You can make some totally unique votives that add personality and creativity to your decor. Just like the roses, these votives are easy and fun to make using tissue paper, plus some glitter if you like a little sparkle. View the full craft tutorial here from StlMotherhood.com.
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In addition to some découpage glue such as Mod Podge, you will need the following items:
Add some interesting texture and whimsy to your Valentine’s decor with hanging tissue paper hearts. Take down those Christmas stockings and hang these from your fireplace mantel instead. Or hang them from a chandelier above your dining table to accent a Valentine’s feast. Either way, you will have so much fun making these and getting excited about the lovey-doviest day of the year! Check out the full tutorial here from Southern Blue Celebrations.
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Round up some posterboard, plus the following items to create your beautiful tissue paper heart:
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accent to your Valentine’s decor.