In our busy lives, unique valentine gift ideas are sometimes hard to come up with! Many of us want to be romantic and make or buy a creative Valentine's Day gift, but life often takes over, and the planning side of it kicks in a little too late.
Suddenly you realize that the day has arrived, and you end up making the familiar quick stop at the market for flowers or candy (you know the trip that I'm talking about...).
While flowers and candy are both nice last minute valentine day gift choices, there are tons of opportunities to make or buy them something from the heart. Start early and put together some unique valentine gift ideas for her or find that perfect valentine gift idea for guy.
Get creative and choose from one of our homemade valentine's day gift ideas below for anyone on your list (or put together a few of these ideas for a one-of-a-kind valentine gift basket idea).
Remember as you plan, it's not about how much a gift costs that makes it special. The best unique valentine gift ideas are well thought out and come from the heart. Think about it--the things we remember most usually don't cost a thing. Good luck on your creative journey to the perfect gift, and Happy Valentines Day!
Do-It-Yourself Unique Valentine Gift Ideas, Projects, and Articles:
Handmade Filled Chocolate Hearts
You can make these simple chocolate hearts with your favorite filling. They look great, and take less than a half an hour to make from start to finish!
Inexpensive Valentine's Day Gift Ideas
Who says Valentine's Day has to be expensive? The last thing we need after the holidays is to spend a bunch of money on Valentines Day gifts, right? Use these free (or almost free) ideas to do something special for your sweetie.
Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Dip fresh strawberries in chocolate to give your special Valentine. Use this chocolate covered strawberries recipe and make a Valentine's Day gift they'll love to receive!