DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts

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Samantha Smith, Social Media and PR Editor

With the most over hyped holiday, approaching, you may be scrambling to find a gift for your significant other. Luckily for you I have some cheap DIY they are sure to love.


DIY Matching Hoodies:

Matching hoodies have been all over TikTok lately and they are so cute and easy. You can choose to make them yourself or do it as an activity on Valentine’s Day. 

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What you need:

-Two sweatshirts, one for you and one for them

-Patches or anything you want to use to decorate it


How to make it:

-Follow the instructions on whatever you decided to put on it, whether that be ironing or gluing.


Memory Book:

If you love being crafty or scrapbooking, this gift idea is for you. I have always been a huge fan of custom gifts like this, it is just so meaningful to me.

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What you need:

-A scrapbook or any other book with blank pages

-Pictures or any momentos you have

-Scrapbook paper or construction paper


-Anything else you want to use to decorate


How to make it:

-Take your photos and put them in the order you want. It could be in chronological order or whatever you choose

-Pick out fun paper 

-Glue or tape your photos on to the paper

-Glue your paper into the book

-Decorate the cover and the rest of the book

-If you want, you can put dates and details of the picture

-Be as creative and personal as possible!!


Spotify Playlist:

You have probably seen this one on TikTok as well. It is a great choice if you or your S/O are a huge music lover.

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What you need:

-Spotify account, make sure they have one too

-And a blank book of some sort to write in


How to make it:

-Go on to Spotify and make a playlist of “your” songs and important songs to your  relationship

-Print out or trace all of the Spotify codes on the songs and put them into the book

-Write under each song why you chose that song

-Make it a bit more personal by adding photos to it


Overall any gift with a personal touch is a good idea. Try to be as creative and personal as possible and they are sure to love it.