10 Trendy And Inexpensive DIY Valentine’s Day Crafts To Make With Your Kids


With Pancake Tuesday behind us, that means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It’s a great opportunity to get the kids involved in something different at the weekend, so we thought it would be a good idea to share with you some easy and inexpensive DIY Valentine’s Day crafts for you to create with the little ones over the next few days!

The day of romance we call Valentine’s Day is named after a Christian martyr and dates back to the 5th century, but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia.

It’s a time when loved ones exchange gifts, flowers, and spend some quality time together; and that includes the kids!

So, get everyone around a big table and give some of these brilliant ideas a go. It might get messy but some of the finished products are sure to bring a big smile to someone’s lucky face on Sunday.

10 DIY Valentine’s Day Crafts To Make With Your Kids

1) Valentine’s Day Heart Crayons

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2) Jolly Rancher Lego

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3) String Heart Yarn Valentine’s Day Cards

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4) Butterfly Valentine’s Day Cards

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5) Tissue Paper Heart Suncatcher

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6) Valentine’s Science Slime

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7) Valentine’s Day Votive Holders

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8) Pom Pom Valentine Craft Monsters

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9) Valentine’s Day White Chocolate Bark Bites

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10) Sweetie Packages

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Some of these are sure to keep the kids busy for hours! Let us know what you think of these DIY crafts; which one’s will you try? Get in touch if you’ve got any cool DIY hacks or gifts for Valentine’s Day crafts.

Don’t forget, there is still time to book a lovely trip away with the kids for half-term. So, once all the excitement of Valentine’s Day is over, check out our amazing offers on trips to Harry Potter Studio Tours, Legoland, and London Dungeons!