I think it started when I was a kid and my mom would always give each of us something special. I often got a Valentines themed stuffed toy. I fondly remember a white puppy holding a puffy red heart in its mouth. I loved writing out cards for my classmates. I loved making cards for my parents.
For me its also an excuse to decorate a little since the withdrawal from taking down the Christmas decorations had settled in and its a great excuse to be crafty.
Here are some of the Valentine's Day crafts I've pinned lately:
You can buy this garland over on Etsy but it would be super simple to make on your own.
What Valentine's crafts have you been making?