Keeping it Simple: Valentine’s Decor

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Valentine’s Decor

I know that it's a little late posting this, but I had to share.  This year I actually wanted to decorate for Valentine’s day.  I decided to just make a few things that didn’t cost much money or take much time.  I decided to make a little plate (that I found at the dollar store) and then some wood blocks that said Love on it. 
Here is the plate that I made.
vday plate (1)
For the conversation hearts on the side, I used CRR and copied the same heart over and over again.  Then I added text to them.  Make sure when you put the text onto the heart, click the don’t weld button.  Then I used my Expressions 2 and cut out the vinyl. 
VDAY plate
VDAY plate2
I used a pink glitter vinyl for the middle, I love how it sparkles!  This saying came from the cartridge Sesame Street.
vday plate (2)
I had fun coming up with the conversation hearts, I felt like I was in jr. high again Smile.  The heart came from the cartridge Close to My heart and the font is CRR basics. 
vday plate (3)
For the Love blocks, I cut a 2x4 into four pieces.  The sizes were 6”, 5” 4,” and 3 1/2”.  I painted them white and added some paper with mod podge.  The font came from the cartridge Simply Sweet
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I used the same pink glitter vinyl for the heart.  I added some washi tape and some heart rhinestones to the L. 
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I wrapper wire around the block and then curled the end. 
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Here is how it looks with all of my other decor!
heart garland (4)

I would love it if you followed along.
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3 comments:

  1. Kaysi this is absolutely adorable. I'd love if you'd submit it to my How To Tuesday link party!

    http://housewifehowtos.com/link-party-2/how-to-tuesday-8-link-part/

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  2. Cute! Next year I am getting into Valentine's Day... this year I still have Christmas stuff up....

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