Sometimes you want to go to the extra effort to make unusual Valentine cards that are different from the cards you can buy.
I’ve found some really interesting Valentines to share here.
Most of them use decorative paper or cardstock, and some have pockets for adding an extra sentiment or small treat.
See also Valentine Crafts for Kids – Sweet Treats if you want more ideas for adding candy to a card.
Make this clever folding hearts Valentine.
Or try this simpler folding heart card version.
Create this interesting puzzle antique-style Valentine.
Intricate and creative, this cobweb Valentine requires patience and careful cutting.
Pocket Style Heart Card
Use cardstock hearts and a brad to make this pocket style heart card.
Quick 3D Valentine
Cut extra hearts to attach to the card for a quick 3D Valentine effect.
Use cupcake holders cut into heart shapes and Kewpie clip art hearts to make this vintage looking Kewpie Valentine.
Valentine’s Day Wheel
This rotating Valentine’s Day wheel conceals endearments and Valentine symbols.
Heart Envelope Card
Make a clever heart that folds into an envelope and enclose a photo or note, with this heart envelope card.
All in One Pocket Card
This all in one pocket card has a pocket inside, where you can add an extra message or even slip in a check, cash, or gift card.
Valentine Tea Bag
For a Valentine tea bag, disassemble a tea bag wrapper to use as a pattern. Trace it on pretty paper and glue or tape it together. Remove the tag from the string and enclose the end in two heart shapes.