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Make your own homemade Valentine’s Day cards in 4 steps or less

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Quick and easy homemade Valentine’s Day cards kids will love to make

If you’re sick of buying boxed cards that match half the class, these kid-friendly tutorials for homemade Valentine’s Day cards will come as a breath of fresh air. Not only are these DIY cards fun and easy, but they can make a class card exchange or a special card for a teacher or a relative even sweeter.

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Quick and easy homemade Valentine’s Day cards kids will love to make

What you'll need:

  • heart-shaped doilies (various sizes and colors)
  • glue
  • sequins
  • metallic confetti
  • glitter glue
  • other embellishments

What you'll do:

  1. Glue the doilies together, layering smaller ones on top of larger ones
  2. Decorate with sequins, metallic confetti, glitter glue or colored rhinestones
  3. For an adult version, glue Swarovski crystals into a single word or short phrase (a la conversation hearts).

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