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5 Great DIY Valentine’s Day Projects

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5 Great DIY Valentine’s Day Projects

Whether you’re sharing Valentine’s Day with your sweetie or hanging with friends, it’s fun to get in the spirit with handmade trappings. Handmade has heart and can be better for the planet, too! From flowers and candy to drinks and decorations, when you’re making things yourself, you can choose to use recycled and low-impact materials to create something that’s more personal and eco-friendly than something store bought.

>>Next: Two ways to make a DIY bouquet

Image Credit: Creative Commons photo by Spitefully

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Becky Striepe

Becky Striepe is a freelance writer and vegan crafter living in Atlanta, Georgia. Her life’s mission is to make green crafting and vegan food accessible to everyone! Like this article? You can follow Becky on Twitter or find her on Facebook!

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6:45PM PST on Feb 5, 2014

Thank You.

2:05AM PST on Feb 5, 2014

Thank you :)

5:02PM PST on Jan 27, 2014

I usually adopt a gift from an environmental group or plant trees for my wife.......may try the truffles though....

11:43PM PST on Jan 26, 2014

I always love all the handmade ideas. They come from the heart.

11:09AM PDT on Oct 27, 2012

Thanks.

12:08PM PST on Jan 30, 2012

How about ribbon rose buds made from christmas ribbon and twigs?

7:08AM PST on Dec 7, 2011

thanks.

10:03AM PDT on Jul 1, 2011

Thank you

5:37AM PST on Mar 2, 2011

I love Valentine's Day!

6:40AM PST on Feb 26, 2011

Thank you for posting.

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