Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Valentine's Day Crafting (All things $1.00)

Today I am joining my girls, 
Debbie & Shannon, 

As I looked back through my blog,
 I noticed  that for some reason I have done
more Valentine's Day crafts than for any other holiday.


I guess I was never a big Valentine's Day
kind of girl, so I didn't have a whole lot in the way of decor.
Once I began blogging, I started adding to what little decor
I had for this holiday by way of crafting.

Anyway, my craft today is so simple, 
I'm almost embarrassed to share it!

I started with these items from the Dollar Tree:

I used some ribbon scraps that I had on hand 
along with some hot glue and that was that!

You can fill these as I did with flowers, votive candles, candy....go ahead...
let your imagination run wild.

Wouldn't one of these be cute filled with a few tea bags
and a couple of yummy chocolates
to give to a tea loving friend?
You know, just as a "little something" to let her know
you're thinking about her.  

Ok my sweets, that's my silly little craft for today.
I can't wait to see what fun & inspiring crafts
you have all come up with.

Have a wonderful day!

Linking to:

@ Debbiedoos & Fox Hollow Cottage



Susan Newbigging said...

These are very cute. It is amazing what pretties you can make from the Dollar Tree items. I do it all the time.

Debby said...

I like those. I need to shop there more often.

Shannon Fox said...

So cute G! Love the red and white gingham ribbon. These are adorable!!

White Weathered Hutch said...

Great craft and only a $. The best kind!

NanaDiana said...

That is a really cute craft idea, Gina. I love it. xo Diana

Kim said...

Cute craft, Gina! I never had a lot of Valentine decor before blogging I am the banner queen! ;)

Leslie said...

yeah.. cheap and very cute! I was joking on my facebook the other day that my friends would not believe that amount of money that I've saved since I left the manager position at the craft store. Who Knew? : ) No more senseless shopping for craft supplies.

Happy decorating!

Jann Olson said...

Gina, simple is good sometimes. They are just sweet!

kitty said...

What a great craft and a perfect gift!

The Polka Dot Closet said...

It's not silly it's adorable!!!


Melinda said...

So cute! Love the Dollar Tree!

M : )

Maria Elena said...

What a pretty craft! Sooo cute!

Dawna Motz said...

Awesome idea my frugal friend! You did great creating a really sweet gift idea!

chateau chic said...

I don't really decorate for Valentine's Day either, Gina, but these are so cute and easy to make. Very fun!
Mary Alice

Donna@anangloinquébec said...

Hey girl....I like simple. I never really do much for Valentines day, Cute

Sherry @ Thrift My House said...

So simple and pretty! Love it Gina!

Diane said...

Brilliant, but you are one creative girl!! Love these...

DREAMS ON 34th STREET ~ French bread & family said...

This is a sweet and thoughtful idea that could work for any occasion!
Well done, Gina!

Stacey said...

Gina, I love this idea. I never remember to go to Dollar Tree and they have the best stuff! We are having a girlfriends luncheon on Feb. 13..maybe I'll whip up a little something to take to all of them. For that price, it's easy. :)

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