How to make your own Valentine’s Day card

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Happy Valentine’s Day! I cannot believe how expensive greeting cards are these days! Those expensive cards these days are all about “texture” so my light bulb went off in my head – DIY!   If you are a creative &  thrifty person like me, you should make your own Greeting Card! Here is how:

What you will need:

  • Scissors
  • Craft Glue
  • Ribbon
  • Red Stock Paper
  • Scrap fabrics

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1. Cut scrap fabric of your choice into a heart shape. (Easy way is to fold the corner and make triangle, then cut round on the top) Make several of them with different pattern of fabrics.

 

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2. Fold a red stock paper in half and glue fabric hearts on top.

 

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3. Hold white copy paper with your message in half and slide inside a Card.

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4. Tie two papers together with ribbon, make a bow on top and done!

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With your imagination, you can use all kinds of material such as spangles, cork, dried leaf etc. Why spend $6-7 for a Greeting Card? Make your own card and impress your love!!

 

 

 

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