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Handmade Valentine Gifts

Handmade Valentine Gifts

Planning on making handmade Valentine gifts for your loved one? Perhaps we can help you with that. Read the following article for handmade Valentine's Day gifts...
CelebrationJoy Staff
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, one cannot help but notice love-smitten couples waiting to celebrate love. Love is undoubtedly the greatest feeling one can ever experience, and every effort must be made to make this day truly special for your loved one. Those who are in committed relationships or are about to express their love for the first time can be seen purchasing gifts or making last-minute reservations in restaurants. Everything has to be perfect. While it is extremely important to choose the right words to express your love, it is equally important to get the perfect gift for your loved one. This Valentine's Day, give your beloved the gift no one can imitate or take credit for. Yes, give your love a handmade Valentine gift. The gifts that you make on your own, whether it's for your boyfriend or girlfriend, husband or wife, fiancé or fiancée, will surely convey your love and affection. Plus, a gift particularly made for an important individual is undoubtedly more special than any store-bought one.

Valentine's Gifts You Can Make

Giving your loved one the same kind of gifts year after year, is something you need to avoid. You must think of ways to celebrate the day of love in a unique way. Easier said than done, you will say. I know, searching for romantic ideas for Valentine's Day can be tough. However, you need to gift something unique, something that reflects your deep love. Here are some choices laid out in front of you so that it is a lot easier for you to decide. I am sure that you will find the ideas on handmade Valentine presents for guys and girls mentioned below worthwhile.

Romantic Presents for Him

The suggestions mentioned here are inexpensive, creative, and will express your sentiments perfectly. But when I say "handmade", it doesn't necessarily have to be something that you make. You can even do things, from scratch, to make the day extra special. Once you read the ideas that I've mentioned below, you'll understand.
  • Scrapbook of your life together, till date.
  • Homemade chocolate liqueur.
  • A picture album from all your dates.
  • Personalized photo calendar.
  • Exotic candlelight dinner (I know, clichéd).
  • Handwritten naughty messages.
  • Homemade heart-shaped cookies or brownies.
  • Handwritten love notes.
  • Painting of you two, made by you.
  • Handwritten massage coupons.
  • Handmade Valentine's Day card.
  • Write a fairytale for your sweetheart.
Thoughtful Presents for Her

I know that guys say that it's very difficult to shop or do something creative for women, I am going to deny that fact, plain and simple. The fact is, it's easier to shop for women because there are so many choices. Plus, when you want to come with ideas on handmade Valentine presents, the choices widen furthermore. Any homemade gifts for her, made by you and you alone, will please her more than any jewelry. Believe me when I say this. Try these gifts for Valentine's Day and find out for yourself.
  • Romantic dinner in front of fireplace (the gift goes both ways).
  • Bubble bath with candles and rose petals (have champagne while you're in there).
  • A CD of her favorite love songs.
  • DVD movie of your life together, till date.
  • Find ways to say 'I love you' in different languages.
  • Couple of days before V-Day, send her away and paint the bedrooms of her favorite colors.
  • Make breakfast in bed and climb in.
  • Make beaded jewelry, earrings and necklaces.
  • Make a big Valentine's Day card.
  • Make a scrapbook of romantic quotes for her.
As I mentioned earlier, there are many handmade Valentine's Day gifts that you can make for your beloved. The point is - it's the thought that counts. So come up with various romantic ideas for Valentine's Day and decide on the best one possible. All you've got to do is think outside the box, be a little more creative with the presentation of your gift. Then any clichéd gift will become extraordinary.

Apart from these handmade Valentine presents, you can also come up with some crafts such as a pop-up Valentine's Day card, paper heart garland, hand-painted stones with short messages, scented candles and/or soaps, box of handmade chocolates, hand-painted champagne glasses, heart-shaped wreath, etc.; all these are fantastic Valentine's Day gift ideas. There's no dearth of ideas, you just need to think of ways to pamper your beloved and make him/her feel special! I hope you have a great time enjoying the day and make it the best one yet. Happy Valentine's Day!