- 35 DIY Valentine Gift Ideas for Him
- 1. DIY Love Mug
- 2. DIY Rocky Picture Frame
- 3. Pop-Up Photo Box for Your Special Shutterbug
- 4. Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bar Wraps
- 5. DIY Necktie Zip Pouch
- 6. DIY Etched Mason Jar Glasses
- 7. I’m Nuts About You Walnut Valentine
- 8. DIY Insulated Beverage Holders
- 9. Cute Sock Bouquet
- 10. DIY Magnetic Wristband
- Conversation Heart Vodka & Cupid’s Kiss
- 35. Valentine Petit Fours
- 25 DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Teens Will Love
- It’s RED-iculous How Much I Love You Basket
- Simple Spa Valentine’s Gift
- A Hug in a Mug
- Simple Sweets in a Cup
- Valentine’s “Date Night In” in a Tin
- I’m Tickled Pink That You’re My Friend
- Movie Valentine’s Bucket
- You Float My Boat Valentine’s Basket
- I Love Everything You Dew
- I Have a Crush on You Valentine’s Basket
- The Kiss Me Container
- You’re My Biggest Indulgence Basket
- Hearts and Roses
- I D0-Nut Know What I’d Do Without You
- The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Sweet(ie) Basket
- You’re the BOMB (Bath Bomb, That Is…)
- Life Would SUCC Without You or Plant One On Me
- Valentine’s Sweet Confetti Bliss
- I Love You Berry Much
- Chocolate-Dipped Oreo Cookies with Sprinkles
- Chocolate-Dipped Scrumptious Strawberries
- Shot Through the Heart-Shaped Brownie’s
- Sweet (Heart) As Can Be Cupcakes
- Chocolate-Dipped Valentine’s Day Pretzels
- 25+ DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
- 25 Homemade Valentine’s Day Gifts for Men
35 DIY Valentine Gift Ideas for Him
Looking for the perfect DIY Valentine gift idea for him, that special new guy, or perhaps your boyfriend or husband? Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.
Are you still looking for something special for a boyfriend, fiancé, husband or your incredible significant other? Let’s admit it, guys can be quite tricky to buy gifts for. But you can definitely give a gift of love by DIY-ing something special for him on this special day.
Even if you have no budget for an impressive gift, there is no need not to give him something super special. These 35 cheap DIY Valentine’s Day gifts for him can be made quite inexpensively.
Besides, what could be more romantic than surprising him with personalized handmade gifts that he will surely love! With our super simple and practical ideas, you will absolutely impress your guy. Check out the step by step tutorials below to learn how easy they are. Happy Valentine’s Day!
1. DIY Love Mug
If you want something cool to make for your boyfriend for Valentine’s day, consider this mug that will have him thinking of you every morning with his coffee or maybe late at night with his cup of hot chocolate or tea. Make this fun “love” mug with cute red painted hearts. Show him he has yours with this awesome but easy DIY Valentines Day gift.
2. DIY Rocky Picture Frame
Here is a rustic DIY idea for a frame that might look great on his desk or bedside table. Include a printed quote or a photo, perhaps of yourself? Whether you need a Valentine’s gift idea for husband Dad, boyfriend or another important person in your life, this inexpensive handmade frame is sure to be well received.
3. Pop-Up Photo Box for Your Special Shutterbug
This Valentine’s day, instead of spending too much money on gifts or dates.
Why not give your loved one something more special? Something that shows you care and you treasure the moments you had together a Pop-Up Photo Box! You could fill it with all the memories you had together and it would be a lot more sentimental than giving them flowers or stuffed animals.
Check out this amazing tutorial from Brit.Co now! It’s really easy to create, all you need are some picture that you guys have taken together, a wood craft box, wood stain, paint, ribbons and a black cardstock!
4. Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bar Wraps
What’s the sweetest way for you to show your love this Valentine’s day? Of course! Chocolates! Chocolates has been the number one gift people give and receive during Valentine’s day but instead of giving your loved one some plain old basic chocolate, give it a little twist and create your own Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bar Wraps and send your sweetheart the sweetest chocolates with the sweetest words you want to tell them! Check out this tutorial from Olander and Palm now to create your own!
5. DIY Necktie Zip Pouch
Want to give your valentine something that he could treasure and use on a daily basis? Here’s a really cute, really cool idea from Polkadot Chair that you can check out.
This tutorial teaches you to create your own Zip Pouch made neckties! You can give it to your beloved so that he could use it to store pennies and such and he could use it on a daily basis.
Check out the full step-by-step tutorial now! If you have an old necktie sitting around, go ahead and make use of that and your one material ahead into making a Necktie Zip Pouch!
6. DIY Etched Mason Jar Glasses
Warm months call for lounging by the pool with a cold beverage in hand. And what better way to enjoy your drink than to have your own customized Mason Jar! And in this tutorial from Sometimes Homemade you will learn to create or customize your own mason jar with your name or initials matching with your lover! And you and your sweetheart can rock your next pool party together with style!
7. I’m Nuts About You Walnut Valentine
With LOVE day just around the corner, I am guilty of still not having a gift for the man in my life.
Yeees! Don’t judge! Thankfully, The Merry Thought shares this surprisingly easy and brilliant idea for not only our sweethearts, but also our friends, our children and others! I know you’ll love this idea as much as I do! Go ahead and check out the tutorial now and create your own “I’m nuts about you” Walnut Valentine and fill it with sweet candies or sweet words for your sweethearts!
8. DIY Insulated Beverage Holders
Valentine’s day is just a few days away and I couldn’t be more excited! Any guesses up to why? Well for starters it’s another day to celebrate love and secondly, another excuse to open up a bottle of beer or two with the person you love! And to make it a lot more special, for this Valentine’s day I found this tutorial from Positively Splendid to create Insulated Beverage Holders where you could customize! Wouldn’t it be nice to keep your drinks cold by this Beverage Holders with you and your sweethearts name on it?
9. Cute Sock Bouquet
In just a few days from now we will again be celebrating the sweetest day of the year, Valentine’s day! And I bet you are still thinking of ways to show your love to your partners.
I know most of us wants to give our sweethearts something that they would remember and appreciate right? So instead of giving the normal chocolates with a bouquet of flowers how bout make that chocolates with a cute sock bouquet so that the flowers could actually last for a long time.
the symbol of your love for each other! Check out the video tutorial from How Does She to learn how to create them!
10. DIY Magnetic Wristband
Want to give your sweetheart something perfect for Valentine’s day? Here’s a really cool, really sweet idea that DIY Joy came up with! Check out this video tutorial now so that you can give your Valentine something that comes from the heart and of course made with lots of effort for this Valentine’s day! Create your own Lightbulb Valentine so your sweetheart could put it on the lamp at her night stand so she would always be reminder before she sleeps that you love her!
Conversation Heart Vodka & Cupid’s Kiss
Cupids day or Valentine’s day is a day of love. Valentine’s day isn’t only for lovers or couple it is also for your loved ones your family or friends.
So Valentines is a celebration of love and of course when there is a celebration there is booze! So check out this step-by-step tutorial from Freut Cake to create your Conversation Heart Vodka that’s made with only conversation hearts candies and of course vodka and Cupid’s Kiss Cocktail that can be made with the Conversation Heart Vodka and some Rose Lillet!
35. Valentine Petit Fours
25 DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Teens Will Love
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If you’re looking for fun and inexpensive Valentine’s Day gift ideas for your teen that you can pull together yourself in no time, I’ve stepped outside the boring heart-shaped candy gift box and pulled together 25 of the sweetest picks any teen would love. From candy to flowers and sweet treats to creative baskets, you’ll find plenty of inspiration here!
Not only are these awesome ideas your teen might actually brag about on Snapchat, there’s more than a few creative ideas for your teen’s friends or their sweetheart, regardless of whether they’re totally new to the scene or a long-time crush, (and we all know how our kids agonize over what to get their boyfriend or girlfriend for Valentine’s Day).
Before you begin browsing, here’s a few tips to keep in mind:
- All the ideas here are pretty darn simple to pull together. To find the supplies you need, don’t overlook the Dollar Store, the Target dollar section or any other discount store in your area that offers inexpensive finds. You don’t have to spend a lot!
- Craft stores are a perfect place to get your creative juices flowing. Plus, many offer inexpensive seasonal ribbon to keep your costs down.
- Click on the link below each image. Many of these DIY, crafty blogger sites offer adorable free printables to give your gift an added sprinkle of sweetness.
It’s RED-iculous How Much I Love You Basket
Grab yourself a cute bucket or basket and think red. Anything red from candy to socks and nail polish to gift cards will work great!
Compliments of Fun Squared
Simple Spa Valentine’s Gift
This is such a fun and creative idea! It wouldn’t cost a lot and the presentation is amazing.
Image compliments of Pinterest
A Hug in a Mug
It doesn’t get a whole lot easier than this and it’s cute as can be. Any guy or girl would love this!
Compliments of Fun Squared
Simple Sweets in a Cup
Practically everything here can be found at the Dollar Store (with the exception of the Godiva Chocolate). This idea can be pulled together in a snap and it’s adorable to boot.
Compliments of Worth Pinning
Valentine’s “Date Night In” in a Tin
What a clever and fun idea for your teen’s sweetie. Slippers, snacks, a few extra’s and you’re set!
Compliments of The DIY Mommy
I’m Tickled Pink That You’re My Friend
What a sweet and inexpensive gift idea for your teen’s girlfriends!
Compliments of Crazy Little Projects
Movie Valentine’s Bucket
Another cute idea for your teen’s sweetie. A few boxes of “movie” candy and a gift card to a theater and it’s a date!
Compliments of Pinterest
You Float My Boat Valentine’s Basket
Who could resist this adorable idea? They’d have to move pretty quickly though or the ice cream will melt, but it’s such a fun idea!
Compliments of Thirty Handmade Days
I Love Everything You Dew
A silly, simple and inexpensive idea any teen would love.
Compliments of Darling Doodles
I Have a Crush on You Valentine’s Basket
Another simple idea I just love. It costs hardly anything to pull together and the presentation is awesome!
Compliments of Corner House
The Kiss Me Container
Use any glass or clear plastic container of your choosing, head to the craft store for Valentine’s ribbon and stickers, and voila!
Compliments of Etsy.com
You’re My Biggest Indulgence Basket
We all know how teen boys love “Axe!” Practically any container will work, toss in a few extras a stuffed animal and a bath sponge and you’ll have an awesome gift any teen guy would love. Or, if you , click on the link below and buy this basket ready-made.
Compliments of Just for Guys Gift Baskets
Hearts and Roses
I’m lovin’ the simplicity of this gift idea. Any girl would flip over this… it’s sweet and romantic without being too sappy.
Compliments of Smart School House
I D0-Nut Know What I’d Do Without You
Fun and simple! And, I don’t know a teenager who doesn’t love doughnuts.
Compliments of eighteen25
The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Sweet(ie) Basket
Do them all or a do a few… it’s cute no matter what you do!
Compliments of Mom On Timeout
You’re the BOMB (Bath Bomb, That Is…)
Such a simple, yet adorable idea! Any teen girl would love this!
Compliments of Make Life Lovely
Life Would SUCC Without You or Plant One On Me
Such a fun and unconventional Valentine’s gift idea! It’s easy, inexpensive and creative.
Compliments of Tinsel Box
Valentine’s Sweet Confetti Bliss
Only three ingredients are needed for this simple and tasty treat! Find the recipe here.
Compliments of Nest of Posies
I Love You Berry Much
For the healthy teen in the crowd who vows to steer clear of candy, this berry gift couldn’t be cuter.
Compliments of eighteen25
Chocolate-Dipped Oreo Cookies with Sprinkles
As impressive as these look, they’re actually super simple (and fun) to make! Find the recipe here.
Compliments of Happiness is Homemade
Chocolate-Dipped Scrumptious Strawberries
How cute would these be in a small Valentine’s box you pick up at the Dollar Store? They look amazing, but don’t let that fool you.. they’re easy to make! (My daughters and I make them all the time!) Find the recipe here
Compliments of Life Love Liz
Shot Through the Heart-Shaped Brownie’s
Pretty darn clever if you ask me! I love this idea! Find recipe here
Compliments of it’s always autumn
Sweet (Heart) As Can Be Cupcakes
A little cupcake inspiration for all the bakers out there! Find recipe here
Compliments of Cupcake Diaries
Chocolate-Dipped Valentine’s Day Pretzels
I’ve made these many times and they always turn out adorable. They’re super simple to make and always a huge hit! Find the recipe here.
Compliments of 5 Minutes for Mom
25+ DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
25 DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Teens Will Love was last modified: January 3rd, 2020 by Nancy Reynolds
25 Homemade Valentine’s Day Gifts for Men
Making a homemade Valentine’s Day gift for him is a great idea because it shows how much you care, and it is much more meaningful than a store bought gift. Guys love it when they know you’ve been thinking about them enough to take the time to make a gift on your own.
These gifts have been hand selected because they’re sure to put a smile on his face and you don’t have to spend hours making them.
12 Months of Date Nights
Never run date night ideas the whole year through. This craft has you come up with 12 different fun things to do on date night so that you always have something to look forward to with your man.
Bubble Gum Valentine Craft
This Valentine will be something he surely hasn’t seen before and it is easy to make while still being an eye-catching gift. You basically take bubble gum, a plastic bag, and a hot glue gun and make what appears to be a heart-shaped balloon filled with bubble gum.
Sharpie mugs are all the rage these days and they make the perfect gift for the coffee or tea loving boyfriend because the cute sayings you can put on them are nearly limitless. Even though they look great when you are finished, they are still relatively easy to make.
His and Hers Pillows
Here’s a pillow set that you can give to your man to help decorate the living room around Valentine’s Day, or keep on the couch throughout the year. The instructions include all the steps needed to make them look just the picture.
Faux Wood Valentine’s Day Candles
These Valentine candles looks they’re made wood, and they they have carvings in them just the classic initials carved into a real tree. It’s a simple way to show your love and affection without having to carve a real tree.
Pink Heart Bow Tie
Have your man looking extra stylish this Valentine’s season with this classic looking pink bow tie. It’s features white heart print, or you can choose your own design when picking the fabric to give it a custom look. Just right for Valentine parties and get togethers.
Sweetheart State Map
This is a great gift if you both met in the same state because you can show the paths that you took to find each other. Just locate your two different points on the map. The state cutouts are already available so all you have to do is connect the two dots.
Heart String Art
This Valentine’s gift gives new meaning to the term tugging at your heartstrings. That’s because it is made up of plenty of red string, all criss-crossed and held in place with nails. Looks great with a rustic interior decor and is something you can put up once a year or keep up all the time.
“Thumb Body Loves You” Valentine
This cute set of tacks is made to look those classic chalky candy hearts that are so popular on Valentine’s Day. It features the pun thumb body loves you, and is great for any guy that works in an office or has a cork board near his workstation.
Chocolate Strawberry Pops
What’s better than chocolate covered strawberries? These chocolate strawberry pops are a lot easier to make, and they get to use the red color of the strawberries too look hearts. They deliver the same taste as chocolate covered strawberries, so they make a great start to a delicious Valentine’s night.
Valentine Heart Art
This piece of artwork is made using upcycled materials so you’ll be able to turn unused items into artwork. Not only is it shaped a heart but it also includes a special love message on the inside. This can be something you hang up every Valentine’s Day, which will remind you of this year when you first gave it to him.
Initial Carved Candle
This candle is adorned with your carved initials, and looks very sophisticated while being very easy to create. The great thing about giving your man a candle for Valentine’s Day is that you can use it to light up a romantic dinner with just the two of you.
Lemon Drop Valentine Mason Jar
Here’s a great gift to give your man, one that he can take to work with him and take a piece of candy whenever he gets the urge. It is filled with Lemon Drops and has the cute phrase pucker up on it, a double entendre since he’ll be puckering from the sour flavor and also for the kiss you want to give him.
14 Days of Valentines
Inundate your man with a full two weeks of Valentines and he’s sure to remember this Valentine’s Day above all others.
The recommendation is that each day you tell your man something you about him, or relay a story that the two of you share from different points in your relationship.
Valentine’s Day Bottles
These bottles make a great decorative gift for the man who loves to drink wine. It takes old wine bottles and turns them into something really special. It will help decorate the house around Valentine’s, and remind him of how much you love him whenever he sees it.
Kanzashi Flower Frame
This craft project shows you how to hack a kanzashi flower so you don’t have to spend as much time making it, but it will still turn out looking great. Kanzashi flowers can be really hard to make, so it’s nice to know how to do it quickly and easily and it turns this ordinary photo frame into something awesome.
Geeky Photo Props
Own up to your geekiness with these geeky photo props that enable you to take some very cute Valentine’s pictures. It features the emoticon for a heart using a < and the number 3 to symbolize a heart.[/column] [hr] [column size="one-third"]
His and Hers Hand Embroidered Pillowcases
These pillowcases have a retro style that he’s sure to enjoy, and they’re very cute because they feature a pair of boxer shorts for his pillow and a pair of panties for your pillow. It’s also a reliable way to make sure that you guys don’t end up using the wrong pillows.
Romantic Valentine Fortune Cookies
These fortune cookies will be right up his alley because they are custom made by you. They show you how to take the old fortunes a fortune cookie and place the new ones inside them so you can actually surprise him with them, potentially after a Chinese food dinner on Valentine’s Day.
Secret Message in a Bottle
You’ve probably heard of a message in a bottle but how about a secret message in a bottle? You get to write out whatever message you want for him, but then he has to decode your message before it becomes clear. This is a fun gift to give him and one that is sure to be different than anything he’s ever received before.
Valentine’s Day Candle Jar
This candle jar looks it was expensive, but really it isn’t and you can make it in no time, making it a great gift to make at the last minute if you’ve been stumped on what to get him. It looks great on a bookshelf, or a coffee table.
Pop Up Photo Box
This pop-up photo book is a fantastic way to preserve and share photos of just the two of you. Pick an assortment of photos that you love of you two over the past year and put them in this accordion-style pop up box.
3D Wall Art
This piece of art is made to look the writing is coming off the block and has the adorable saying that “Home is where my man is.” What a great way to make him feel special and to remind him that there’s no place him.
Love Potion No 9 Bottle
This bottle is made to look love potion number 9 from the famous song, and can be filled with whatever you want. When your man has taken a sip from this bottle be careful because he will be hopelessly enamored with the next person he sees.
If the two of you love to play Scrabble this is potentially the best gift you can give him. It repurposes Scrabble pieces into a unique and elegant piece of art that you can keep up all year long. It might entail ruining a perfectly good Scrabble game, but it will be worth it in the end when you see the look on his face.