20 Homemade Valentine Gifts For Under $1

Valentine’s day is approaching and I was in the look out for some cute homemade valentine gifts. I love to surprise my kids and so do they! Valentines day is the moment of showing love to their friends, classmates and just anybody else they want to! I know sometimes it’s complicated to find an idea, which won’t cost you a dime and will be easy to realize. It matters, especially if you have to make more then 20 of those for the whole class. So, my goal was to pick the ones that would involve a little crafting and would be cheap to make. Under $1 or F-R-E-E.

Homemade Valentine Gifts

Updated 2019/01/25

Homemade valentine gifts

So, here it it is! 20Homemade Valentine day gifts, which are super cute and definitely make Valentines day full of pure love and extra attention!

Diffuse Necklace

I’m in love with these homemade diffuse necklaces.  It is natural, beneficial for everybody and has AMAZING smell! What can be better? Making this super gift is a lot of fun and it can be such a great way for kids to express their creativity either. This gift has A LOT of variations!

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Owl Homemade Valentine Cards

Cute, cheap and easy homemade Valentine gifts – cards, which can be made by your kids (just a little assistance needed)! Sounds great and looks perfect as well! Start your perfect craft evening inspired by kidsactivitiesblog!

Homemade Valentine gifts

Awesome sauce valentine

Do you prefer non-candy gifts? Well, awesome sauce valentine idea is perfect to you. Simple as ABC!

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I’m wild for you Valentine

This I’m wild for you Valentine idea is perfect for animal lovers. Fun gift with unique sentences, which make kids happy!

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DIY Friendship Band Bracelets

Look at these vibrant colors! This DIY frienship band bracelet includes not only the creative and fun process, but joyful result as well! Do you remember your friendship bracelet? I’ve saved mine since childhood!

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Magnifying glass valentines – “I’ve had my eye on you”

My kids like this magnifying glass valentines idea. Looks lovely enough to feel special!


Valentines Day bookmark

Was searching for a printable? What about homemade cards and bookmarks? Check Mollymoocrafts idea, which is a perfect gift for kids!

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Valentine’s Day snow globe

Simple, but charming gift! The best part of this homemade valentine craft is that kids can create their own Valentine’s snow globe, because it’s super easy to make!

Homemade Valentines gift

Glow stick valentines

Kids love glow things, so why not using this as a Valentines day gift? Glow Stick Valentines is super cute and heart melted idea. It will inspire you to make your own version!


Love bugs

Super simple & catchy gift idea! ‘Love Bug’ for your kids and their loved ones. Read how to make it here.

P.S. If you are impressed by Love bugs idea AND feel crazy about toilet paper roll crafts, you will find extra superb idea here -> Love bugs toilet paper roll craft . How cool is that??

Homemade Valentine gift

 Valentine notes

Need an inspiration to write the notes? I am sure your kid will do that. While making this gift, you are free to have a conversation and share some thoughts. These valentine notes will be perfect homemade valentine gift straight from the heart.


“Pull me” hearts – valentine’s message in a heart

Who doesn’t like surprises? I believe, it will take a time to find ones! Surprise not only kids, but adults too with the secret message in the heart! Simple, easy and made with love. Sayyes blog nailed it!


Foam Heart Valentine Foxes

This foam heart Valentine foxes craft fits perfectly not only for a gift, but as a decoration too! The idea and all the tips are here!

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Valentine fruit

I would say alphamom is super creative! Surely, practical idea for Valentines day gift that makes smile.


Melted crayon Valentine card

If you have some broken crayons at home, it’s a perfect moment to make unique melted crayon Valentine card. Perfect activity with kids, because the process is super exciting!


Make a SUPER Valentine!

Super Valentine Lollipop! Everything is very simple and easy, just check this link to find out the secret how to make it!

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Watercolor set valentine

There is nothing more to say except it’s super creative and artsy gift for little artists! Watercolor set Valentine,  I love the idea!


 Valentine bubbles

Entirelyeventfulday perfectly combined kids favorite things into one fantastic piece! Playing with bubbles during Valentines day sounds like fun!


Shake It Up Hearts

Feeling crazy about the mess you will  have after craft activities? No worries! SunnyDayFamily blog has an amazing solution to you! Shake it up hearts idea will make you feel relieved about the coming homemade Valentines gifts!

Homemade Valentines gifts

Apple Heart Flowers

Sweet Valentine’s Day Gift, and sugar free?!. What? Apple Heart flowers! Won’t take long to make and looks super cute!


So here you have it  – 20 homemade valentine gifts that kids can make for their friends (with only little of your help) that won’t break your bank. And because homemade is always THE BEST.

Homemade Valentine Gifts

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3 thoughts on “20 Homemade Valentine Gifts For Under $1”

  1. Jodi Keener

    how do i make the hearts in the jar snowglobe

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