Valentines Day is a great holiday to put a little elbow grease into a gift to add a personal touch. Lucky for you we’ve found a few super easy and cute do-it-yourself gifts: a matchbook makeover, romantic dinner in a box, and memento art. Suitable for significant others, friends and family, these ideas are all eco-friendly and from the heart - check them out, after the jump!
Use old matchbook boxes and turn them into cute valentine candy boxes – instructions at Inchmark.
This project uses little salvaged trinkets from time spent together, souvenirs from experiences, or just symbols of a relationship, and puts it all together to make a lovely and personal piece of art. Instructions at Design*Sponge.
This valentine kit uses things you already have to create a romantic box for a night of fun – instructions at Design*Sponge.
Rachel is an Chicago-based architect and LEED Accredited Professional. When she's not designing homes, she enjoys spending her free time traveling, gardening, and playing with her french bulldog.
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