Creative DIY Heart Symbols For Valentines Day!


When decorating the home, it’s important to get your available stuff filtered through the artist eyes. There are good chances you can reuse items that clutter the room rather than buy something expensive to cover up the “emptiness”. You can DIY something gorgeous with these items that could lighten up your room. Among various DIY items are heart shape symbol items which give you the impression of love, care and affection. They are popular embellishment items in home decor as well as nail designs. If you need heart symbols for home decor or special occasions, you can do it yourself.

How to DIY heart symbols

Before getting all your materials and avoiding wasting them, you should plan ahead. Know what type of heart symbol craft you wish to create. Are you going for paper hearts? Hearts made for Valentine’s Day? Do you want to make Heart-shaped wood, lamps or beads? The possibilities are endless! Feel free enough to think until you reach the limits of your imagination.

After deciding which type of hearts shaped craft you will be doing, try to study how you can create it on your own. There is something personal when you make crafts yourself and this not only makes you use your creative juices, but it’s also a great way of passing time. You can borrow books from your local bookstore to look up on easy ways to create heart-shaped symbols, or you can also go online and search hundreds of blogs that can give you the instructions you need.

Once you have this down, you can go ahead and prepare your materials. It’s better to just make use of what you have in your home, but for some special pieces you can also buy them and meticulously put them together to create the heart symbols. In other cases people collect the materials they need over time to avoid spending twice the amount, for example wine bottle caps or empty toilet rolls.

Whatever crafts you might be thinking of doing, just be sure that you can spend an adequate amount of time on it and do a thorough amount of research before starting. You can even create amazing heart symbol crafts with your family and friends and turn the craft project into a fun bonding moment.

Inspirational DIY ideas for heart symbols

Not only will you be making your place pretty and interesting but you also get to spend the day with your loved ones without having to spend so much as to going out. Be creative and make the best to show your true love.

Wood inspired heart shape DIY craft using twigs to shape the symbol

Wires and ropes are here to hold the shape as well as the intricate and overlapping details inside the heart.

This heart shaped craft looks very simple yet interesting. It can be a perfect décor for the wall or can even be made as a frame for your photos.

The heart symbol craft in Native American DIY style

It uses thin and thick twigs to form a modest heart. Ropes are here to hold the twigs together and the heart is further adorned by several colorful laces and flowers.

Looking very minimalist and clean, this modern furniture and heart inspired lamp looks simply stunning. The words Love You carved across the heart simply give more depth to the meaning that the heart symbol suggests.

Amazing collage of paper butterflies formed into a heart shape. Combining the colors of the rainbow give an impression of freedom in love and equality. The butterflies also look as if they’re bursting out from the side of the heart on to freedom of expression.

Very creative and double purpose. This heart symbol craft amazingly compiles a set of pages from a book and put them together to form a heart shaped mini book. It looks adorable and has a lot of thought put into it.

A rather ingenious and creative heart love handicraft

The items are something that you can easily find in your home such as wires and beads. You can also improvise by using cheaper beads that you can buy from stores nearby.

The minimalist and almost futuristic typography plays with shadows and words spelled love to create an illusion of a heart. More typography on canvas expressing emotions of love and affection. The words vary from capital to small letters to emphasize the weight of the emotion being written on the almost invisible background that holds them together.


A heart symbol craft using wires and other materials

The gray wires varying from thin to thick sizes have been joined together to form a heart. To finish the effect a ribbon is tied on top and a bird standing on top of a twig with berries.

A heart symbol using origami art. It’s a quaint and artistic way of creating a heart symbol and very easy to learn as well. You can make more than one in just a short amount of time.

A heart symbol craft playing along a circular skeleton and forming a heart shape inside using yarn and beads. Additional designs such as shells, leaves and miniature heart figures are also hanging below for effect.

Wooden DIY that have been arranged and bundled together like wind chimes. It gives a very homey and simple vibe perfect for your home along the beach where the wind can dance with it.

Jigsaw puzzle heart shaped craft. A playful and interesting piece as the puzzle pieces overlap with each other to form layers of heart shapes which is very unique and lovely to look at.

A lovely looking wooden heart-shaped symbol

Small little hooks connect the upper sides of the wooden heart for the ropes to pass through and easily hang it on your wall or door. A pretty group of flowers together with a ribbon has also been added for effect.

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