Whether you’re watching your budget, or just want to give a heartfelt gift this year, there are plenty of homemade gifts to give that special someone this Valentine’s Day.
Here are five special homemade Valentine’s gift ideas to get you started.
Cook A Romantic Meal
Out of all the homemade Valentine’s gift ideas, this one is probably the most common and most popular. But this doesn’t mean that it can’t be special and unique!
Most people would love to have a fancy meal cooked for them by their special someone. Be sure to check out Martha Stewart’s Valentine’s Day dinner menus for plenty of culinary inspiration!
Create A Scrapbook
Scrapbooks can be one of the most romantic homemade Valentine’s Day gift ideas.
Put together a collection of photographs, and any other mementos, documenting the time you’ve been together.
Run 2 the Wild has a really cute DIY Valentine Love Book that can be made from paper lunch bags! You can decorate the scrapbook with cut out hearts, ribbon and beautiful colored paper.
It’ll be lots of fun going through the book together, reminiscing about old times and reliving the wonderful moments you’ve shared together.
Make a Coupon Book
Why not make a book of Valentine coupons! These could be a coupons for cooking dinner, cleaning the house, giving a massage, etc. A really cute printable Valentine coupon book to check out is from I Heart Naptime.
Whatever it is that you think they would appreciate, give them a coupon for it. You can really have fun with this and it doesn’t cost a thing!
Homemade Bath Salts and Soap
Valentine’s Day is often about pampering, so why not make some homemade bath salts!
Bath salts are surprisingly easy to make with Epsom salts, essential oil and a little food coloring. Beautylish has a super-easy homemade bath salt recipe perfect for gift giving!
Homemade Valentine Treats
And of course, who wouldn’t love receiving homemade treats on Valentine’s Day. From cupcakes to cookies to homemade chocolate truffles, you can find a recipe that’s perfect for giving.
This is all about them, so if they’ve have a favorite treat, make it for them! Then pick out a favorite movie (Need ideas? Check out my post on the 5 Best Valentine’s Day Movies) and have some quality time together sharing the treats as you watch a movie.
All of these homemade Valentine’s gift ideas really break away from the traditional, easy gifts and show your partner you were really thinking of them!