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Jan 15, 2013
11:18 AM

Craft Roundup: Quick and Easy Valentine Projects

Catch the love bug and get the kids geared up for Valentine's Day with heart-filled wreathes, easy printable school valentines and a cereal box valentine holder

It didn't take long for all those holiday crafting supplies to disappear from many big-box craft supply stores – and the Valentine offerings to start hitting the shelves. We know, we know: It's only January. But how many times has Feb. 14 crept up on you and the kids? That's what we thought! So, if your family loves to make and receive valentines, get the jump on Cupid's arrow – and get started now with these creative crafty ideas.

 

Valentine's Wreath

It's pink and red and love all over. Make a big statement with this eye-popping wreath by Monograms and Makeovers. The simple supplies required to make it result in a fast, festive product.

 

Printable School Valentines

Red gummy fish are always a welcome treat during Valentine's Day season – especially when paired with a handmade card. Nab the free printable card from the I {heart} Nap Time blog.

 

Argyle Valentine's Wreath

In the mood to make another valentine wreath? Get a little hipster love going in another room with this tutorial from Mine for the Making.

 

Cereal Box Valentine Holder

Here's a great way to encourage recycling: Save your cereal boxes to make this valentine holder for your child's collection of cards. PLAID delivers the how-to.

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