10 Last Minute Gift ideas for this Valentine's day (2018) - Handmade and Readymade
"LOVE IS NOT WHAT THE MIND THINKS, BUT WHAT THE HEART FEELS"
This Valentine's day make your loved one's feel extra special!! After all, life is nothing without love. Here is an ultimate gift guide which includes 10 amazing & unique gift ideas for the one you love.
Love is the most powerful force on earth which connects people with each other through their lifetime but sometimes we tend to forget how important that person is in our life. So, let's make an effort this time for someone special in our life.
Let's get started...
1. Mickey - Minnie Jar
A very special handmade gift. All you have to do is paint Mickey Minnie silhouette on the outer side of the jar with the help of puffy paints.
In the video shared below, I have shared a very simple technique of painting the silhouette on the jar.
Where you can buy puffy paints:
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Substitute of puffy paints:
In India: Click
2. 3D PHOTO MAGNET
We all love to put magnets on our fridge. Here is a gift idea where you can relive a special memory of your life by converting a memorable into a 3D magnet.
Use an empty jar lid as a base to stick the photo and then use Dimensional Mod podge for giving that 3D look.
I am sure this gift idea will be loved by that special one.
Here is the detailed tutorial video of 3D photo magnet. It is very easy to make and the end result is no less then a store bought one. Customise it the way you like and make a memorable gift!!
Here are links to materials you might want want to look for this gift idea:
3. CHOCOLATE JAR
This gift idea is perfect for all age group people coz everyone loves chocolate and if given in such a sweet way, it tastes even better.
Take a glass jar and draw hearts on it's outer side with red colour 3D outliner. Apply glue on the inner side of the lid and sprinkle gold glitter on it. Now add some thermocol balls, some small glitter paper and Chocolates. Finally wrap the jar with a decorative ribbon/lace.
That's it!! Your customised chocolate jar is done. You can also add some messages or notes in some of your chocolates as a surprise element.
Here is the detailed tutorial video of this chocolate and it also includes a dry flower bouquet DIY which is also perfect gift as these flowers will last forever.
Here are some links for the materials required for this gift idea:
Spray adhesive: Global: Click
4. PHOTO SHAKER CARD
Greeting cards are the most expressive gifts ever and this idea of greeting card is a level higher as you can also include a memorable picture in your greeting card with some moving
decorations on the picture. That's why th as shaker card.
Watch this video to know the step by step procedure of making this card. You can also use a cardboard for making this card and then your card will double up as a photo frame.
5. PHOTO WIND CHIME
Take photos of some lovely memories of you and the person for whom you are making this gift and convert them into a photo wind chime.
Watch this video and get inspired to make your own photo wind chime. This will make a lovely home decor and will leave a smile on your face whenever you see the photos hanging on it.
Instead of the wooden bird house I have used in this video, You can use cardboard to make something like this for your DIY. It will work just fine.
These were my 5 Handmade DIY Gift ideas for Valentine's day, but they all can be useful for any other occasion as well. I hope you liked these ideas and will give them a try.
Everyone cannot make handmade gifts due to lack of time or interest, but still want to make their loved one's feel special on this day.
So, here I have selected some budget friendly yet useful Valentine's day gift idea which you can purchase online. You can don't have to scroll through the site as I have done the needful for you. If you like any of the below mentioned gifts, just click on them and place the order. you are sorted with the gift for the one you love.
6. CUTE MUG SET
This one is perfect gift for any couple. Start your day by having coffee/tea together in these cups and make it a habit throughout your life. Cherish that small 'WE' time everyday.
Here are some options for Mug Set.