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25 Heart-themed kids' crafts for Valentine's Day

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Allow your heart to skip a beat as you devour these adorable Valentine's Day crafts for kids. Shaped like hearts, these 25 crafts are perfect for kids aged 1-18!


Heart piñatas

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These piñatas look a lot harder to create than they are. Heart-shaped boxes filled with candy and covered with tissue paper, these are cute for a party or decoration piece.


Sweet straws

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Photo credit: Papermash

This is a great craft to make and use on Valentine's Day. You can purchase red-and-white straws at a craft store and print these simple, heart-shaped templates on Papermash. Then you can embellish them with stickers and more.


Sugar-cookie bracelets

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There is nothing better than a craft that you can eat! Create these delectable sugar-cookie bracelets and enjoy a few cookies while you're at it.


Hanging hearts bouquet

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Photo credit: Snippets of Design

Grab some scrapbook paper and get cutting. This hanging bouquet will look beautiful in your child's room or hanging above the dining room table.


3-D heart art

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Photo credit: Embellishing Life Everyday

A simple craft, this is created using heart cutout paper and raised adhesive dots.


Felt hair clips

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Photo credit: Purl Bee

Grab a few hair clips and Valentine-colored felt to make these cutesy little hair clips your child can wear all year long.


Paint-chip heart garland

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Photo credit: Oh! Crafts

One of the more popular heart crafts, this garland is made using paint samples and a heart-shaped punch.


Burlap valentine heart

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Photo credit: UCreate Crafts/Tatertots & Jello

A craft best suited for older children, this creation is made using burlap, newspaper, foam and a whole lot of glue.


DIY Valentine's Day cards

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Photo credit: Alisa Burke

Don't buy your kiddos Valentine's Day cards when they can make their own. Cut out some hearts and encourage the world of creation.


Chevron heart

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Photo credit: Amanda Jane Brown

This is a great craft for older kids, and you can also have younger kids paint the heart after you've stenciled on the design.


Button-heart ornaments

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Photo credit: Favecrafts

It may be past the Christmas holiday, but that doesn't mean you can't find a place to hang these adorable button-heart ornaments.


Heart attack

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Photo credit: The House That Lars Built

Help your kids send a "heart attack" to someone they love. Cut out various-shaped hearts and ship them to wherever their heart desires.

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