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Five Semi-Homemade Valentines

Hi everyone! While I get my January favorites ready I just wanted to put up a quick and easy Valentine’s Day tutorial. The template used for all the valentines can be found here –> Valentines Day Templates. Print that out on the paper of your choice (I used white cardstock) and let’s get started!

Semi-homemade Valentines Blog post

Popcorn Valentine

What you’ll need:

– Template
– Scissors
– Microwaveable Popcorn
– Tape

Step 1:

Cut out popcorn pattern from the template.

Popcorn step 1

Step 2:

Tape pattern to the front of the popcorn package.

Popcorn step 2

Oreo Valentine

What you’ll need:

– Template
– Scissors
– Individual Oreo package
– Stapler

Step 1:

Cut out Oreo pattern from the template.

Oreo step 1

Step 2:

Staple pattern to the end of the Oreo package.

Oreo step 2

Hershey Kiss Valentine

What you’ll need:

– Template
– Scissors
– Snack size bag
– Hershey Kisses
– Stapler

Step 1:

Place a handful of Hershey Kisses inside a snack size bag then seal.

Hershey kiss step 1

Step 2:

Cut out Hershey Kiss pattern from the template.

Hershey Kiss step 2

Step 3:

Staple pattern to the top of the snack size bag.

Hershey kiss step 3

Cup Valentine

What you’ll need:

– Template
– Scissors
– Cup
– Hole Punch
– String/ribbon

Step 1:

Cut out cup pattern from the template.

Cup step 1

Step 2:

Punch a single hole at the top of the pattern.

Cup step 2

Step 3:

Tie pattern tightly around the top of the cup.

Cup step 3

Pencil/Pen Valentine

What you’ll need:

– Template
– Scissors
– Pencil or pen
– Hole punch

Step 1:

Cut out writing utensil pattern from the template.

Step 2:

Punch holes in both side of the heart pattern.  Next, Slide pencil/pen through the holes.

Make sure the holes are big enough for your pencil/pen to fit through. (for this valentine I used a three hole punch because it creates bigger holes)

Pencil step 2

And there you have it… very affordable, cute and most importantly EASY homemade Valentines that are sure to impress your child’s classmates. Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day everyone!

Semi-homemade Valentines

Give my tutorial a try? Leave a comment. I’d love to hear whether or not it worked out for you.

– Katie

**BONUS**

Here’s how I will be packaging my Valentines.

What you’ll need:

– White paper bag
– Stapler
– Craft tape

Packaging

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