Love it or loath it, Valentines Day is just around the corner – and last year, we had record numbers of entrants our February Make of the Month competition. – With beautiful gifts for their loved ones. From beautiful button canvases and heart-shaped die cut cards to the most romantic of cupcakes. Here’s some of our favourite Make of the Month Valentines inspiration to help keep you inspired in this month of love :
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Angela created this brilliant bracelet, a perfect Valentine’s Day gift – pretty in pink!
Rachel Oxton was inspired by Valentine’s Day to create this lovely resin piece.
Beautiful Valentine Cupcakes made by Claire Law.
More tasty looking cupcake made by Claire Law, this time “Pink for the girls”
Natalie Oliver created this wonderful hand-made card to show her love for her husband. She made it by drawing a vector in Illustrator and using her Cricut to cut it out.
Here’s Lisa Coulson’s first adult sized knitted project – fab jumper Lisa!
Carly Goodman made this unique button heart wall hanging as a special gift for a member of the family.
Jayne Brewer was inspired to sew more after the death of her mother – this Valentine’s Day inspired piece looks lovely!
Priscilla McMahon made this amazing cake for a friend to give to his wife on Valentine’s Day. Inside is three layers of chocolate marble cake sandwiched with chocolate spread. His nickname for his wife is ‘My Precious’.
Amy Stone noticed one day that we go through a lot of paper and was inspired to create this lovely collage to make less waste.
Karen Preston was inspired by spring, love, Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day to create this gorgeous painting – complete with painted frame to make it stand out more.
Jenna Brindley’s wall hangings are just right for the Valentine’s Day mood.
Lydia Jones created a project for someone else and her four year old daughter said that she wanted to keep it – Lydia bargained with her and said she’s create a much larger one for her and this is the finished piece!
Leanne Gibson usually creates frames with children’s names but has branched out to create this lovely Valentine’s Day themed edition.
What do you think of this gorgeous Biscornu created by Elizabeth Redhead? Just in time for Valentine’s Day!
Lucy Bostan sent in this lovely mobile out of felt. We think it would make a very stylish addition to any girl’s bedroom.
Kim submitted this Valentine’s Day wall plaque, containing the recipe for friendship, with a polka dot base and flower decoration.
Emma Sims has entered a ‘LOVE’ Valentine’s Day card – perfect for the time of year.
Beth Tennant believes that red roses and hearts are the epitome of love and romance so she created this stunning card with a shabby chic look and a splash of love
Heidi Bower used wooden letters and acrylic paint to create this stunning canvas for a Ruby wedding anniversary.
Lisa Colwell made this gorgeous anniversary present for her boyfriend that’s absolutely packed with feeling. She collected loads of keepsakes from their relationship for a scrapbook – concert tickets, camping tickets and even old tax discs from the car that took them on trips around the country. But instead of hiding them away in a scrapbook in a drawer, she’s turned them into this beautiful piece of art for everyone to see! But our absolutely favourite bit is the fact she’s included the Fimo engagement ring he proposed to her with – so sweet!
Fran Evans is new to cake decorating and makes a lot at the moment to practice – this one was to practice making lovely rose decorations!
Beautifully decorated cupcakes sent in by Jordan Duke – they look delicious!
“Be my valentineosaurus” – that’s the romantic message Zara Bridgeland added to this model she decorated with decopatch for her dino-loving boyfriend!
Peter Pan’s Secret Kiss by Jayne Ward – Jayne was inspired by the story where Wendy gives Peter Pan a thimble as a kiss and in return receives an acorn. Each acorn is individually needle felted into real acorn tops.
Sylwia Spryzak made this cute cushion with a felt owl design – she calls it “Love Owl”.
Stunning cupcakes made by Julie Norris: “The Heart Cup Cake Because we ? Cup Cakes! “
Jane Hamar says this delicate floral decopatch paper was just begging to be used on the heart shaped box for Valentine’s Day!
For even more craft inspiration, check out the Hobbycraft Pinterest boards for all things Valentine’s Day
baking, card making, projects and heart inspired.