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Ideas for Valentine’s Day Decor on a Budget

Valentines Day is coming up and you may be looking for some ideas for decor. If you are on a budget, there are plenty of options available to you! You can easily create a beautiful and festive look using items you may already have in your home. In this blog post, we will give you some ideas for DIY Valentines decorations that will add a touch of love to your home without breaking the bank. Happy Valentining!

Ideas for Valentine’s day decor don’t have to break the bank. In keeping my tradition of sharing home decor on a budget, I wanted to share some elegant and cheap valentines decorations to inspire you to try them in your home.

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Here are some ideas for Valentines day decor for your space, I recommend only decorating common areas in your home.

For example, your living room or dining room. Wherever you and your family spend the most time. If you have kids some of these projects are perfect for getting them to help with. Make it a fun craft night with loved ones or friends.

For each decor inspiration, you can find where I sourced each project, and click on the link to be taken to the tutorial. For the budget-friendly shopper, you will also like my post on the best homemade Valentines Day gifts for him and her. I also wrote a post about 7 Creative DIY Valentines Day home decor. Both of these posts will help you prepare for the season of love.

1. DIY Branch Heart Wall Art

Over the years, valentines day has become increasingly commercialized. Stores are filled with cheesy heart-shaped trinkets and overpriced roses. If you’re looking for a way to show your loved one how much you care, why not go the DIY route?

This branch heart wall art is the perfect way to add a personal touch to your home décor. And it couldn’t be easier to make! Just gather up some branches from your yard, paint them with a few coats of pink paint, and arrange them into a heart shape. Voila! You’ve got a beautiful valentines decoration that’s sure to impress.

Best of all, it won’t cost you a fortune. So forget the store-bought stuff and decorate with this DIY valentines decor on a budget!

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Source + Photo Credit: Shade of Blue Interiors

2. Painted Mason Jar Vases

Looking for a fun and easy valentines day decor project? Try making these painted mason jar vases! They’re perfect for holding flowers or other small valentines day gifts, and they’re so easy to make. Just choose your favorite colors of paint and get started! This valentines day decor project is sure to be a hit with your friends and family.

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Source + Photo Credit: Beach Blues

3. Yarn “LOVE” sign

Valentines Day is a day for love, and what better way to show your love than with a handmade “LOVE” sign? This project is easy and inexpensive, and it makes a great addition to any Valentines Day decor. All you need is some yarn, a few supplies, and a little bit of time. So gather up your supplies and get ready to show your valentine some extra special love this year!

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Source + Photo Credit: My Sister’s Suitcase

4. Handmade DIY Heart Pillow

This Valentine’s Day, ditch the store-bought decorations and show your loved ones how much you care with a handmade DIY heart pillow. This project is simple enough for even the most crafting-challenged among us, and only requires a few materials that you likely already have around the house.

Plus, it’s a great opportunity to get creative with fabric choices, stitching patterns, and embellishments. So whether you’re looking for a last-minute gift or just want to add a personal touch to your own home décor, this DIY heart pillow is sure to please.

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Source + Photo Credit: Maison De Pax

5. Garland of Hearts

Looking for a fun and festive way to decorate for Valentine’s Day? Why not try making a garland of hearts? This easy DIY project is perfect for adding a touch of romance to any room. All you need is some construction paper, scissors, and string. Simply cut out a bunch of hearts, glue them to dangling string, and hand that string to a branch. You can hang your garland above a bed, over a doorway, or even from the ceiling. Give yourself or your kids a special valentines day decor this year with a homemade garland of hearts.

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Source + Photo Credit: All Things Simple and Sweet Projects

6. 3D Paper Heart Garland

This simple decoration is perfect for adding a touch of romance to any room, and best of all, it can be made with just a few supplies. All you need is some construction paper, scissors, and glue. Once you have your materials, simply cut out hearts of various sizes, stack them up, and glue them together. string your garland across a window or doorframe, and enjoy your handiwork!

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Source + Photo Credit: Unknown

7. Paper Heart Wall Decor

If you’re looking for some creative ideas for Valentines day decor to add a little romance to your home, try making some paper heart wall decor. All you need is a few sheets of construction paper, some scissors, and a little bit of glue.

Start by cutting out a bunch of hearts in different sizes. Then, arrange them on your wall in any pattern you like. Once you’re happy with the way they look, glue them in place and let them dry. You can even add a personal touch by writing sweet messages on the hearts with a marker.

These simple decorations are sure to bring a smile to your face every time you see them. So go ahead and show your loved ones how much you care by decking out your home with paper hearts this Valentines Day!

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Source + Photo Credit: How about Orange

8. Valentines Garland Advent Calendar

The best way to Countdown to Valentine’s Day is with a Valentines Garland Advent Calendar! This simple, yet festive, decoration can be made using a few inexpensive supplies and some creative ideas.

To get started, gather some small paper lunch sacks, number stencils, and doilies. Then, use the glue to attach the hearts to a string or ribbon in the order that you would like them to appear.

Once all of the hearts are in place, hang the garland up in a prominent place in your home. Then, on each day leading up to Valentine’s Day, remove one heart from the garland. This will not only countdown the days until the holiday, but it will also add a bit of festive flair to your home décor!

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Source + Photo Credit: The House of Smiths

9. Heart-Shaped Pom Pom Wreath

If you’re looking for ideas to add a little extra love to your home this Valentine’s Day, why not try your hand at making a heart-shaped pom pom wreath? This project is easy enough for even the most novice crafter, and the finished product is sure to add some whimsy and warmth to your decor.

To get started, simply gather a few supplies: some colorful yarn, a pair of scissors, and a wire wreath form. Then, start winding the yarn around the form, making sure to leave a long tail at the end. Once you’ve wrapped the form completely, start snipping away at the yarn to create dozens of little pom poms. Attach these pom poms to the wreath form using the tails, until the entire surface is covered. Hang your finished wreath on a door or mantle, and enjoy the smiles it brings throughout the month of February!

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Source + Photo Credit: Fynes Designs

10. DIY Valentine “LOVE” Pallet Art

Decorating for Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated. With a little creativity and some basic supplies, you can easily DIY your way to a festive holiday home. One simple and stylish project is to create pallet art with the word “LOVE.”

To make this project, start by collecting a few pallets from your local hardware store. Once you have your pallets, use a saw to cut them into the desired shape and size.

Next, paint the pallets with red or pink paint, and then arrange them into the word “LOVE.” Finally, add any other decorative touches, like hearts or sequins. This easy project is sure to add some Valentine’s Day cheer to your home.

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Source + Photo Credit: Infarrantly Creative

11. DIY Canvas Heart Gallery Art Wall

Why not try a DIY canvas heart gallery art wall? It’s a fun and easy project that you can do with the kids, and it’s a great way to add some festive flair to your home. Plus, it’s a really budget-friendly way to decorate for Valentine’s Day.

All you need is some Dollar Tree canvas, yarn, doilies, buttons, and a little bit of creativity. You can either go with a traditional red and pink color scheme, or get creative and use any colors you like. Once you’ve created your hearts, simply arrange them on a wall in any pattern you like. You can even add some cute sayings or messages if you want.

This is a great project for getting the whole family involved in the Valentine’s Day festivities. So why not give it a try this year?

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Source + Photo Credit: Design Improvised

12. Cupid Arrows and Quiver Decor

If you are looking for more decorating ideas for Valentines Day you are in the right place. Cupid arrows are the perfect way to add a little bit of magic to your home this Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re looking for a fun decoration for your mantel or a romantic addition to your bedroom, these arrows are sure to please. And best of all, they’re easy to make! Simply gather up a few supplies from your local craft store and get started.

For the arrow shafts, you’ll need some thin dowels or sticks. Cut them to size and then use a hot glue gun to attach them to the cupid’s bow. You can decorate the shafts however you like, but we suggest wrapping them in ribbon or twine for a touch of whimsy. Once the shafts are complete, it’s time to add the Arrowheads. These can be made from paper, cardboard, or even felt. Just cut out the shape you desire and glue it onto the front of the shaft. Finally, add some feathers to the back of the arrow and you’re done!

These Arrows are sure to inject some love into your home this Valentine’s Day! So get creative and have fun with it. Happy crafting!

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Source + Photo Credit: Serendipity Refined

13. DIY Flower Waterfall Garland

Decorating for Valentines Day doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. This DIY Flower Waterfall Garland is a simple and elegant way to decorate for the holiday. All you need is some fake flora, string, and a tree branch. When you have completed it, hang the garland from the ceiling or doorway for a waterfall of Valentine’s Day decor.

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Source + Photo Credit: The Learned Observer

14. Repurposed Wood Plank Heart Decor

I have more decorating ideas for Valentines Day for you and it doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. In fact, you can repurpose some of the wood planks you have lying around to create this adorable heart decor. Simply nail or glue a few planks together and paint a shape of a heart.

Voila! You’ve got yourself a charming decor piece that celebrates the holiday of love. So if you’re looking for simple and budget-friendly decorating ideas for Valentine’s Day, this repurposed wood plank heart decor is the perfect option.

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Source + Photo Credit: My Repurposed Life

15. Valentines Inflatable Heart as Mantel Decor

Looking for a unique way to decorate your mantel this Valentine’s Day? Why not try an inflatable heart? It’s sure to get the attention of your loved one, and it’s a stylish (and budget-friendly) way to decorate your home for the holiday. Just be sure to keep it away from any open flames!

Valentine's Day Decor On a Budget + Free Printables
Source + Photo Credit: Positively Oakes

16. DIY Heart Marquee Light

Decorating for Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be all hearts and roses. In fact, you can add a little light to your decor with this DIY Heart Marquee Light. This project is easy to make and only requires a few materials that you probably already have around the house. So, if you’re looking for a fun and easy way to decorate for Valentine’s Day, this Heart Marquee Light is perfect for you!

Valentine's Day Decor On a Budget + Free Printables
Source + Photo Credit: Poofy Cheeks

17. “Be Mine” Free Printable Banner

Decorating for Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, you can decorate your whole house for the holiday without spending a lot of money. One way to do this is to make your own decorations. A “Be Mine” free printable banner is a perfect example. All you need is some printer paper and a printer, and you can have a banner that says whatever you want.

You can even personalize it with your own message. If you’re feeling extra crafty, you can add some embellishments like ribbon or glitter. But honestly, the banner looks just as good without any extras. So if you’re looking for a cheap and easy way to decorate for Valentine’s Day, consider making your own “Be Mine” free printable banner.

Source + Photo Credit: Centsible Chateau

18. Geometric Heart Pillow

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Source + Photo Credit: Makely Home

19. Valentine’s Day Decor in My Entryway

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Source + Photo Credit: Start at Home Decor

20. Free Printable Valentines Decorations

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I hope these examples of Ideas for Valentines Day decor inspired you with your home!!! Get into the loving spirit and start decorating your home today.

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