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It's still technically January, but trust me, Valentine's day is just around the corner!  This weekend is the perfect opportunity to get started on those handmade gifts-

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While we always like to promote making your own crafts, there are too many cards and gifts out there that are just too cute to resist!  Take a look at some of our favorites, and please let us know of any that you think we've forgotten.

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Cards by Yellow Owl Workshop
http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/love.html
(coming soon: a special Yellow Owl printable valentine on our blog!)

1 Cards by Yellow Owl Workshop http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/love.html (coming soon: a special Yellow Owl printable valentine on our blog!)

http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/love.html

2 http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/love.html

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3 http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/love.html

Yellow Owl

4 Yellow Owl "Love You Stamp Set" http://www.yellowowlworkshop.com/stamps.html

Find these sweeties in the Upon a Fold shop- and they're on sale now!
http://uponafold.com.au/shop/product/eri_eri_pun/

5 Find these sweeties in the Upon a Fold shop- and they're on sale now! http://uponafold.com.au/shop/product/eri_eri_pun/

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6 Another "gem" from Upon a Fold- http://uponafold.com.au/shop/product/ddc_dbr_jew/

A print from Erin Jang of The Indigo Bunting.
Coming soon to our blog: a special printable clipart valentine from Erin!
http://Theindigobunting.bigcartel.com/product/love-you-like-a-fat-kid-loves-cake

7 A print from Erin Jang of The Indigo Bunting. Coming soon to our blog: a special printable clipart valentine from Erin! http://Theindigobunting.bigcartel.com/product/love-you-like-a-fat-kid-loves-cake

Love this one from Bird and Banner- it's so quintessentially crafty with the heart doily and faux stitching.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/66356683/pack-of-5-you-have-my-heart-cards

8 Love this one from Bird and Banner- it's so quintessentially crafty with the heart doily and faux stitching. http://www.etsy.com/listing/66356683/pack-of-5-you-have-my-heart-cards

This letterpress beauty is from Moontree Press.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/65264177/love-letterpress-card

9 This letterpress beauty is from Moontree Press. http://www.etsy.com/listing/65264177/love-letterpress-card

Rifle Paper Co. sells these funny postcards in sets of 10, so there are plenty to go around.
http://riflepaperco.com/item/Valentine_s_Day_Postcards/259/c34

10 Rifle Paper Co. sells these funny postcards in sets of 10, so there are plenty to go around. http://riflepaperco.com/item/Valentine_s_Day_Postcards/259/c34

This one's a bit more romantic-
http://riflepaperco.com/item/Valentine_s_Balloon_Card/145

11 This one's a bit more romantic- http://riflepaperco.com/item/Valentine_s_Balloon_Card/145

Banquet's

12 Banquet's "Swans in Love" http://shop.banquetworkshop.com/product/swans-in-love-hot-pink-valentines-card-doily

http://shop.banquetworkshop.com/product/neon-pink-heart-card

13 http://shop.banquetworkshop.com/product/neon-pink-heart-card

Banquet's vine gift wrap is almost to pretty to open.
http://shop.banquetworkshop.com/product/pink-on-pink-gift-wrap-vines

14 Banquet's vine gift wrap is almost to pretty to open. http://shop.banquetworkshop.com/product/pink-on-pink-gift-wrap-vines

Anglea Liguori sells this pretty XOXO ribbon- I think it'd be sweet to sew a bit of it into a loved one's mitten.
http://shop.angelaliguori.com/product/new-xoxoxox-brocaded-ribbon

15 Anglea Liguori sells this pretty XOXO ribbon- I think it'd be sweet to sew a bit of it into a loved one's mitten. http://shop.angelaliguori.com/product/new-xoxoxox-brocaded-ribbon

More adorable ribbon from Somerset Market on Etsy-
http://www.etsy.com/listing/89409991/valentine-ribbon-red-love-hearts-printed

16 More adorable ribbon from Somerset Market on Etsy- http://www.etsy.com/listing/89409991/valentine-ribbon-red-love-hearts-printed

Choose your own colors to embroider these gift tags.
http://amhdesignonline.com/Merchant5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=ADL&Product_Code=Heart-tag-white&Category_Code=GIFT_subcategory

17 Choose your own colors to embroider these gift tags. http://amhdesignonline.com/Merchant5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=ADL&Product_Code=Heart-tag-white&Category_Code=GIFT_subcategory

Some irresistible treat boxes from our very own Martha Stewart Crafts team!
http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day+Heart+3x3+Treat+Box.aspx

18 Some irresistible treat boxes from our very own Martha Stewart Crafts team! http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day+Heart+3x3+Treat+Box.aspx

Wrap up some homemade treats with these bags.
http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day++Heart+Shape+Treat+Bag.aspx

19 Wrap up some homemade treats with these bags. http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day++Heart+Shape+Treat+Bag.aspx

Mini Treat Boxes- so tiny, so cute!
http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day+Mini+Treat+Boxes.aspx#

20 Mini Treat Boxes- so tiny, so cute! http://msc.eksuccessbrands.com/Product/Valentines+Day+Mini+Treat+Boxes.aspx#

Classic heart stickers from Knot & Bow- share them with a classroom, use them to embellish cards or seal envelopes, or even wear one on a lapel.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/67183414/144-red-heart-stickers-free-shipping

21 Classic heart stickers from Knot & Bow- share them with a classroom, use them to embellish cards or seal envelopes, or even wear one on a lapel. http://www.etsy.com/listing/67183414/144-red-heart-stickers-free-shipping

So cute!  
http://www.etsy.com/listing/62722740/me-you-pencils-gold-engraved-natural

22 So cute! http://www.etsy.com/listing/62722740/me-you-pencils-gold-engraved-natural

This beautiful recycled letterpress banner is from Something's Hiding in Here.
http://www.etsy.com/shop/somethingshidinghere?ref=si_shop

23 This beautiful recycled letterpress banner is from Something's Hiding in Here. http://www.etsy.com/shop/somethingshidinghere?ref=si_shop

These yo-yos too!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/somethingshidinghere?ref=si_shop

24 These yo-yos too! http://www.etsy.com/shop/somethingshidinghere?ref=si_shop

Chez Sucre Chez sells these as kits or already completed- you choose!
http://www.etsy.com/listing/76109394/squirrelly-love-cross-stitch-kit

25 Chez Sucre Chez sells these as kits or already completed- you choose! http://www.etsy.com/listing/76109394/squirrelly-love-cross-stitch-kit

http://www.etsy.com/listing/90470149/diy-kit-lovebirds-new-colorway

26 http://www.etsy.com/listing/90470149/diy-kit-lovebirds-new-colorway

http://www.etsy.com/listing/35187442/diy-x-stitch-kit-and-pattern-some-bunny

27 http://www.etsy.com/listing/35187442/diy-x-stitch-kit-and-pattern-some-bunny

Harriet Damave makes the most beautiful hand-painted pieces.  Choose one of these hearts, or one of her sweet animals.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/78779450/heart-delft-handpainted-porcelain-wall

28 Harriet Damave makes the most beautiful hand-painted pieces. Choose one of these hearts, or one of her sweet animals. http://www.etsy.com/listing/78779450/heart-delft-handpainted-porcelain-wall

Comments (4)

  • Ok, now I'm getting excited for valentines day. I think I'm going to make one of those large heart shaped candy boxes and fill it with trinkets and candies. Love the ideas, as always!
    I would also love to see what you all are making for valentines day!

  • Love your cards for Valentines Day, Blake!

    Congratulations,Maggie

  • Thank you so much for all the ideas. This year is going to be special for my fiance, at 43 he has never had a Valentine's gift. I actually had purchased hi gift before I got his Christmas present.
    Now I need to get ideas for his birthday.

  • Thank you Blake for including the xoxo brocaded ribbon. A pleasure to see it here.

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