Valentine’s Day

Celebrate February 14th with your significant other—or, if you don’t have one, gather your friends and family together. There are plenty of fun ways, both big and small, to enjoy the holiday. We have some great ideas to make the day festive—and don’t worry, they’re all relatively easy and budget-friendly. For those with a significant other, sometimes it feels like there’s so much pressure to do something extravagant for date night or give something grand, but we’ve put together five unique date ideas and gift suggestions that are thoughtful, not excessive. If you’re throwing a party, you’ll want to see these Valentine’s Day decorations you can make yourself. And, of course, what’s a Valentine’s Day celebration without some delicious sweets? These pretty homemade cupcakes are sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Plus, we can’t forget classic cards to send to your closest loved ones, like these DIY Valentines and store-bought (but still sincere) cards.

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16 Gifts You Can Still Get in Time for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. Yes, it’s just three short days away. But don’t panic yet: Procrastinators can take comfort in knowing you can still get something special before February 14. And, no, you don’t have to dash out to the mall. Our editors have put together a list of great gifts—for women, men, and kids—that will show up on your doorstep just in the nick of time.

10 Mini Valentine’s Day Desserts That Are Sweeter Than a Card

What better way to say "I love you" than baking a homemade dessert? From bite-sized boozy brownies to tiny almond cakelets, these miniature treats are sure to win hearts.

Valentine’s Day Card Boxes

Here you’ll find a half-dozen ideas for transforming a standard container (think: a shoe box, a cereal box, a tissue box, an oatmeal container, or even a mini trash can) into a super cool mailbox that’s ready to welcome an abundance of Valentine’s Day cards and treats.

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Easy crafts to showcase your most precious photos.