Published on Thursday, 9th February 2017
Are you struggling to find a card for your Valentine that isn’t just on the wrong side of twee? How about making your own? We’ve got some great ideas to get you started.
Re-learn your ABC in classic medieval style using this hands-on guide to the wonderful art of illuminated letters. Why not get a blank card from your local craft shop and create a truly beautiful design around your Valentine’s initial? Or entwine both of your initials with a Celtic knot?
Of course, you’ll need a gorgeous envelope to put your handmade Valentine in! You can have these envelopes monogrammed with up to three initials. Choose from gold or silver lettering.
You can always SWALK (Seal With A Loving Kiss) your Valentine in your envelope, but what about completing your letter theme with one of the stamps? Seal your Valentine’s card with your initial.
If you’re feeling really creative, you could make a Valentine’s gift using the Pyro Master! Why not create a wooden sign for your shared home? Check out our video for some ideas!
Of course, if you struggle with getting your creativity down on paper, you could always go for one of these simple yet beautiful notecards. Choose from the Bee or Pineapple design.
So, there you have it, Qwerkiteers: if in doubt, make it yourself!
Don’t forget to Tweet or Instagram us pictures of your finished projects.