Posts Tagged ‘valentines day’

Love You Like No Otter

  This adorable stuffed otter by pottermouth practically wears its heart on its sleeve. What a perfect little valentine for her lucky kid. Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be just about roses and boxed chocolates; there are other fun ways to show you care. Here’s a fun valentine idea: a delicious pound cake with a […]

Tute Tuesday: Valentine Mailbox

You are loved. People think you are awesome! They want to shower you with Valentine’s Day cards. Save your love letters in your very own Valentine Mailbox. Teag shares her tutorial for reusing toilet paper rolls and turning them into cute mailboxes. This is a great project to get the kids involved in. They can […]

@Home This Weekend: Chocolate Bowls. Mmmm.

This weekend, treat your valentine to scrumptious chocolate bowl, filled with beautiful ripe strawberries or other tasty goodies. Make yourself one (or more!) as well, following these easy directions provided by milkmaid01. Hey, it’s ok to have chocolate at every meal, right? Happy Valentine’s Day!

Very DIY Valentine

Forget the old standards of flowers and chocolates; warm someone’s heart this February 14th with a homemade Valentine. On second thought, though, there’s nothing wrong with including some chocolate!   These fringed pillows by greaserspoison were made by printing vintage valentines images on inkjet fabric sheets. So adorable! Put your words of love into these […]

February 13, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Cute bustier top fron New Kids on the […]

Foodie Friday: Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine’s Day weekend is upon us!  Here are a few Valentine’s Day recipes and foodie inspirations to get you through the weekend and into Valentine’s Day on Monday. Nothing like a plate of chocolate chip pancakes to start the day with breakfast in bed, right?!  How about some white chocolate raspberry candies as a pre […]

Friends of Craftster – Love Lists

Friends of Craftster, your February private event has been announced! We’re doing a Valentine’s Day round-up! Post in the contest thread for your chance to win any one item from the Craftster Shop. It’s due this week, so don’t forget to enter! If you are not a Friend of Craftster, learn more about the program […]

Gifts from the Heart

February is here, which means Valentine’s Day is upon us. Whether you’re a fan of February 14th or not, it’s always nice to give gifts from the heart! We’ve gathered some lovable gifts for you and yours. Check out the Valentine’s Day board for even more ideas for cards, gifts and Valentine’s Day parties. Candy […]

Craftster Quickies: Glass Etching

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to use etching powder to declare your love to your sweetie on glass! Use etching cream inside a stencil or around a sticker to make a statement on glasses, votives, and other glass items.

Valentine Embroidery

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Now that everyone has had a few days to recover from all of the holiday busyness…it’s time to craft for Valentine’s Day! Here’s some Valentine crafty inspiration for you in the form of this adorable embroidery. FFOC xperimentl stitched this sweet little girl getting ready for Valentine’s Day. […]

Friends of Craftster – Craft the Love

Friends of Craftster, your January private event has been announced! In December, we Shared the Love. This month, it’s all about crafting the love. 🙂 So head over to the contest thread and discover your challenge due for February. If you are not a Friend of Craftster, learn more about the program here! 🙂

Foodie Friday: Sweetheart Brownie Bites

Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or not, you can always celebrate a delicious (and adorable) chocolate treat! Banga teaches us how to whip up these colorful sweetheart brownie bites in about an hour. Her finished gift box looks just like something from my local bakery, too! 😀 To see this project on Craftster click here: […]

CRAFT Magazine Valentine’s Day Project Contest

CRAFT Magazine wrote us to tell us about their Valentine’s Day Project Contest! All you need to do is enter anything you are crafting up this year for Valentine’s Day and you can win a year’s subscription to CRAFT Magazine. Click here for the full scoopage on their blog…

Valentine’s Day Crafts and Anti-Valentine’s Day Crafts

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. For some Craftsters, it’s a day for romance, a celebration of love, bathed in hearts of pink and red, doilies, and roses. For some, a fun and quirky day filled with affection-seeking robots, love monsters, and giant cupcakes. For another group, anti-Valentines are […]