Broken Hearts: Valentine's Day Piñatas

Sure, it's fun to eat candy on Valentine's Day — but 'tis a far, far better thing to hit something with a stick and then eat candy on Valentine's Day. And if you're not feeling the love at the moment? Take it out on an obnoxiously pink heart... and then eat candy.

Pictured above:

  1. Don't break my heart, my pixelated heart: How To Make A Post-It Note Pinata by Brooklyn Bride
  2. Need to tell someone they're Foxy? Or that they should fax you?: DIY Conversation Heart Pinata from Evite Gatherings
  3. Every Broken Hearts Club needs a pinata: Anti-Valentine's Day Pinata by Pinatas en Nashua
  4. Anatomically correct heart for the scientist you love: Human Heart Pinata by Llaves Designs (she's taking custom orders, or I'm sure you could make one yourself, no problem).
  5. Keep it pretty and fringey: DIY Heart Pinata from the DIY Network
  6. Or go one step beyond with pretty, fringey, and shiny: DIY Heart Pinata from Alana Jones-Mann
  7. Hold the phone! Pretty, fringey, shiny, and GOLD: DIY Gold Mylar Heart Pinata by Studio via 20 Projects for a DIY Valentine's Day
  8. If I was on the outs with romance, this is exactly the sort of thing I would want to smash to smithereens: Custom Wedding Pinata by The Pinata Lady
  9. Make mini-pinatas for everyone at school or work: Mini Heart Pinata DIY from Circus Berry
  10. Look, Valentine's Day is tomorrow. Let's keep it simple: How To Make A Valentine's Day Pinata by A Cowboy's Wife

(Image credits: Brooklyn Bride; Evite Gatherings; Pinatas En Nashua; Llaves Designs; DIY Network; Alana Jones-Mann; Studio DIY; The Pinata Lady; Circus Berry; A Cowboy's Wife)