This Friday we decided to gather up some of our friends and all our Valentine’s Day treats to have a little party and photo shoot. We had so much fun and definitely celebrated the “togetherness” of the holiday (and ate a lot of candy).
Our friend, Corrine, donated these heart paper straws that could not be any cuter, and also the felt hearts draped over the record player in the picture above. (Both straws and felt hearts are from Target.)
Here is Corrine working hard (and being adorable) signing some Valentines:
We made these Valentines with paper made (from scratch) by our friend Hannah, and water color paints from our friend Andrea. What would we do without our talented art major friends? It really was a team effort!
Gina received this rose and some chocolates from another friend, Laurel. How sweet!
Anna and Corrine enjoying some snacks and each other’s company at our get together. Did you see our flower garland on the wall? Check out our last post to learn how to make some for your next party!
The record player is from Urban Outfitters and the Fleetwood Mac album is Rumours, one of Anna’s favorites!
Here comes one of our favorite holidays for decorating and crafting!! We are putting together directions on how to make some sweet cards, gifts, and decorations for Valentine’s Day. Today we present this simple and darling heart garland.
Supplies you’ll need: hole puncher, twine, type of glue (we used a hot glue gun), scissors, patterned Valentine’s paper (it can be scraps!)
Step 1: Cut out hearts of all shapes and sizes from the patterned Valentine’s paper. Go ahead and layer them up! The more layers the better.
Step 2: Hole punch each corner of the hearts so that they can be connected with twine later.
Step 3: Put the twine through the holes and use your judgement on the spacing.
Hang up your new garland anywhere you’d like and to celebrate in style!!
Check back this week for more Valentine’s Day crafts and decorations!