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5 Great DIY Valentine’s Day Projects

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fabric flowers

Forever Flowers

Conventional cut flowers come with a huge carbon footprint. Many cut flowers get shipped all over the world, requiring pesticides to grow and refrigeration once cut to keep them fresh. This year, why not give a bouquet that won’t wilt? You can whip up a fabric scrap bouquet or a sweet little pom pom bouquet made from organic yarn!

>>Next: Make a recycled pop up card

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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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