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Crafty Straws {FREE Tutorial!} + Heart-Shaped Treats {1}

Posted February 5, 2011 | 5 Comments

It’s an Emmaline Bride Valentine Weekend! Since Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly (it’s only one week away!) we thought this weekend might be a fun way to share some of our favorite handmade valentine’s day items + ideas. This way, you’ll have one entire week to get crafty and try out some fun new project ideas. We will be posting all weekend long, so keep checking in for more inspiration. Enjoy!

Check out this fabulous {free!} crafty straw tutorial by Papermash spotted via Pinterest via WeeBirdy.com:

crafty straw diy

crafty straw valentine
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{ download the full template here } Papermash offers the red striped straws for purchase here. And, since we always love to add a little handmade variety. Add these straws to the mix by Emerald + Ella:

polka dot straws

yellow and white stripe straws

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You can find milk bottles like these here

glass milk bottles

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You’re going to need some beautiful ribbon… we love this soft pink + green by The Lonely Heart:

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Don’t forget the doilies! You can buy heart doilies at your local craft store or make them yourself with a bit of creativity + a paper punch. This one is adorable! Available for purchase here.

heart punch

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We love us some yummy Rice Krispy Treats, and these were too adorable to keep to ourselves! Spotted via Pinterest with the full how-to by Lisa Kisch:

rice krispy treat hearts

rice krispy treat hearts

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I think everyone knows how to make Rice Krispy treats but grab the full how-to here where we spotted these cute little hearts.

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More coming up soon!


-THE EB TEAM










  • http://www.pamelaseventdesign.com Pam Archer

    Very cute idea! I love the vintage look of these. They would be cute with vintage place cards.

    • http://emmalinebride.com Emma@EmmalineBride

      Pam, I agree! You can incorporate any color palette, too. Thanks for stopping by!
      -E.

  • http://twitter.com/acherishedevent/status/33929078071504896/ Life of the Party (@acherishedevent)
  • http://twitter.com/perfectpalette/status/33886647258972160/ The Perfect Palette (@perfectpalette)

    Its Valentine’s Day Craft Weekend @ EB! They’re Bringing you their Favorite Handmade Valentine Items! @emmalinebride http://fb.me/BMXCN1qB




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