February 14 is celebrated again in less than two weeks and the mood around Valentine’s Day already reigns everywhere. Everyone is looking for creative ideas and gifts to the day of lovers. Valentine’s cards, flowers, candy, romantic decorating ideas and of course special gifts are what will upset us more and more in the coming days. After last year we some interesting gift ideas, cool craft ideas for DIY Valentine cards and delicious recipes for Valentine cake have presented, we would like to now more originality Valentine propose ideas and gifts.
How will you celebrate Valentine’s Day in 2016?
Do you know where does Valentine’s Day?
Valentine’s Day is actually celebrated in many countries. The English celebrate it even since the Middle Ages. Some believe that this day of romance by jewelers and florists was invented. Others suggest a reference to the Christian martyr Valentin from Viterbo and Valentine of Terni, which is worshiped by the Roman Catholic Church as the patron saint of lovers. In reality, no one knows exactly how the day of lovers arose. It is more important that we celebrate it every year always is.
Valentine’s Day ideas and gifts
How will you surprise your loved ones for Valentine’s Day?
The romantic love confessions are naturally associated with a romantic dinner or breakfast. This is also the perfect time for a little and original Valentine’s Day gift. But what kind of gift to anyone who wants to give something unusual question. Photos in DIY picture frame or as a collage are one of the most popular gift and craft ideas for Valentine’s Day. But there are also many other creative ideas for homemade gifts. The women love cosmetics and jewelry that you can tinker as a Valentine’s present. Let us not forget the delicious gifts from the kitchen. In addition to the creative craft ideas for gifts, we have prepared some simple recipes for tempting desserts for Valentine’s Day.
Valentine’s Day tea bags as a creative surprise for tea lovers
Give pack with Valentine’s tea bags:
Just cut the heart out of red paper. For that you can use directly a heart-shaped punch. Then write it short messages. Carefully remove the beautiful labels attached to the tea bag and fasten your heart labels in their place with the help of Tesa.
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DIY Valentine soaps in heart shape:
Glycerine &# 8211; 1 kg
Soap colorants or food coloring
square Teflon pan 20cm x 20cm
Spatula and glass measuring cup
Spray bottle with rubbing alcohol
heart-shaped cookie cutter &# 8211; ⌀ 5 cm and 2-3 cm high
Cutting board, needle forceps, masking tape and metal letters stamp
Step 1: Fill the pan with water to about 6 mm below the edge of the cookie cutter and pour the water in the measuring cup to. Note the amount of water and pour the water out.
Step 2: dismembering the glycerine with the help of the spatula and melt the soap bars in diameter cup. You can do this over medium heat in a microwave. Add so much soap, until the molten mass reaches the previously noted measure of the amount of water in the measuring cup. Then enter, add the dye and stir them the liquid soap. Now pour the soap into the pan and spray with rubbing alcohol to eliminate the formation of bubbles. Let the liquid soap at room temperature for 2 hours. Harden, then freeze for 10 minutes.
Step 3: Take the hardened soap from the pan on the cutting board out by turning over and catch the heart-shaped Valentine’s heart to cut to. With a metal letter stamps you could characterize initials or all guards.
homemade heart-shaped soaps and bath bombs as DIY Valentines Day gifts
DIY heart-bath bombs as a gift idea for Valentine’s Day:
silicone mold of Wilton
2 cups baking soda
1 cup citric acid
1 cup grain corn starch
1 cup Epsom salts
4 tablespoons oil
4-5 drops of food coloring
2 teaspoons essential oil (peppermint, lavender, coconut, or vanilla)
Mix together the dry ingredients. Then 4-5 drops of food coloring and mix quickly, since in addition the citric acid will react. Once you have the color well mixed, add the essential oil to the mixture and mix again quickly. Finally, you give also the oil. It is best to give spoonful to get a smooth and not too moist mixture. Your mixture should be crumbly but not waterlogged. Once you have created the perfect mix, pour it into the silicone mold. Print the filled heart shapes so that all columns are full. Let dry your Valentine’s bath bombs for at least one night in the silicone mold.
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creative and easy craft ideas for DIY photo frames for Valentine’s Day
DIY photo holder, in class or rustic wooden photo frame:
How will you pay a photo already plays a very important role. Here we have two wonderful ideas for DIY gifts with photos for Valentine’s Day. For the photo holder, you only need a small branch in which you carve with X-acto knife or scalpel a heart. Then you need to make a small slits for the DIY holder clip and paste it there.
The other option for Valentine’s Day gift is a rustic picture frames, for which you need a rectangular piece of wood. You can glue the photo directly on the wood and then decorate with a burlap sack loop and cord. But if you do not have time, so as to make a picture frame themselves, can order it for 20.00 euros from The Green Gift Company.
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Cool idea for Valentine’s Day with a DIY wind chime made of molten ball beads:
red and crystal-clear plastic beads
heart-shaped silicone baking mold
String or ribbon
Hot glue gun, scissors and rods
Fill the heart silicone mold with plastic beads, some with red or clear glass beads others with the combination of both. Place the filled with beads heart shape in the oven and bake at 200 degrees for about 25 minutes. Let cool the mold. The best way to make the window before the molten beads from oven design company since the formation is possible from the smoke. Take out the already cooled heart Forme of the heart shape. Using hot glue gun, attach the heart to the string or ribbon, wrap one end of the bands around a wooden stick around and secure it again with hot glue.
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DIY Heart Necklace as a cool Valentine’s Day Gift Idea:
Craft glue Mod Podge
Heart punch with ⌀ 2-3cm
Jewelry chain and Steckösen
flat shell beads of different sizes
Pages of a music book, old dictionary or map
First you cut the heart from different sides of the paper and from the postcard-box. Then glue on both sides, the paper hearts on cardboard hearts. Coat the glued hearts on with the craft glue until they are very hard. Once the heart is completely dry, you make a small hole in the top of each heart. Attach a plug-eye at any Muschelperle and each heart and thread it onto the jewelry chain.
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Bouquet of delicious chocolate strawberries for Valentine’s Day
Chocolate coated strawberries instead of flowers for Valentine’s Day:
113g dark chocolate
450g strawberries, or about 20
First, chop the dark chocolate coarse, then wash the strawberries. Enter the chopped chocolate in a glass container and melt them in the microwave. Every 30 seconds you have to stir the chocolate and then heat until the chocolate completely melted and the mixture is smooth. Now dip the strawberries into the melted chocolate and place them on a lined baking paper. Cool the chocolate covered strawberries for about 30 minutes. You can keep up to 3 days in the refrigerator.
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Meringue hearts and letters as an idea for Valentine’s Day:
3 x room temperature egg white
¾ cup sugar
large pinch of coarse salt
large pinch of cream of tartar baking powder
Step 1: Preheat oven to 200 degrees. Mix the whites of three large eggs with the sugar in a bowl in a water bath. has stir about 3 minutes until the sugar is dissolved and the mixture is warm. Then give to a salt and a pinch of cream of tartar baking powder.
Stir until the mixture on medium speed about 7 minutes fixed to the mixer and form glossy peaks.
Fill a pastry bag with the meringue mixture and write the words you want in a stream sheet. The letters have about 10cm high, or long and at a distance of 2-3 cm. Make small in another piece of baking paper Meringue hearts that are 3cm high / wide. Bake about 1 Sunde long the meringue letters and hearts – 40 minutes.
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Recipes for special Valentine’s Day Desserts and Treats
Delicious desserts for Valentine’s Day – strawberry milkshake fondant:
6-8 large strawberries happened (140ml strawberry puree)
6-8 tablespoons maple syrup or sweetener
1 tablespoon of vanilla extract (optional)
8 tablespoons coconut oil
80g cashew nuts durchgenässt for at least 1 hr. Or 80g cashew butter
2 tablespoons coconut flour
Step 1: Pass the strawberries to strawberry puree. The amount of 140g is sufficient. Mix the puree with the maple syrup and vanilla extract. Then give the coconut oil and cashews or cashew butter and pass again until you get a milkshake mix. Add the coconut flour and pass them again until the mixture thickens. Try out and if it is necessary to enter sweetener.
Step 2: Pour the mixture into a heart-shaped baking pan or heart ice cube tray and leave it for at least 30 minutes in the freezer.
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Banana sundae with dark chocolate for Valentine’s Day:
4 large ripe banana – peeled and sliced
60g dark chocolate (60% &# 8211; 70% cocoa)
Banana ice for about 3 hours. Ground you get a smooth mixture to the banana. Melt the chocolate, let the banana mousse into 4 glass cups, drizzle it liquid chocolate and decorate with churches.
Quick and easy recipes for Valentine’s Brownies:
The best and fastest get yourself a brownie mix. After you have baked the brownies done, let cool them. Using cookie cutter hearts cut out. Pour over with icing and chocolate heart streühen you.
Cake with kisses for Valentine’s Day
Surprise your Valentine with Freud’s seductive Kissing:
Glitter dust and Dekoglitzer of My Cupcake
Brush, cardboard, pen and X-acto knife
and of course cake
To make the seductive kisses easier the cake has already cooled. For this reason, let first the cake in the refrigerator until it is finished with the kiss Template. Draw lips on the cardboard and cut it using the X-acto knife out. You could also make your own imprint lips using lipstick. Now pick out the cake from the refrigerator. Dip the brush in the glitter and start to paint kisses on the cake.
Valentine’s Day &# 8211; original gifts and creative ideas for the day of lovers