With Valentine's Day only three days away, we've rounded up a collection of free printables to help make your Valentine gifts more budget-friendly. Whether you're baking homemade goods, or simply attaching candy to cards, these printables will help spice things up a bit, and add that personal touch. Need help entertaining the kids? We've also included some coloring pages and activities to keep them busy for hours. Here's a few of our favorites.
Snapfish offers this party set includes printables for throwing your own Valentine's Day themed party, complete with cupcake wrappers and toppers, straw flags, bottle labels, and more. Decorate the room with matching banners and table tents, and offer party tieras for all your guests.
Have a Tangled fan in the house? Print out these Tangled theme candy boxes on cardstock designed by Spoonful, then fill with a lightweight candy, such as the traditional candy hearts pictured. Another option is to print these Tangled valentine cards, and skip the candy all together.
This printable collection, offered by Snapfish, is great for the child that likes to "help" with this type of project. This entire collection can be colored to their heart's content, and includes a candy box for all the cards they receive, along with matching valentine cards to hand out to classmates, and a crayon box (or overflow candy box).
Create your own personalized coupon book from American Greetings, which offers three different themes to choose from. These books sale for $5-$7 in the stores, so this is a great savings. Don't forget to offer your own terms and conditions on these coupons, such as a limit of one redemption per day.
Use this printable to dress up straws for your Valentine's Day themed party, designed by Hallmark. Use either plastic or paper straws, and a glue gun to stick the toppers in place. Also available from Hallmark is designs for candy treat boxes, and award ribbons made from cupcake liners.
If you have a Valentine with a sweet tooth, try this collection to create your own personalized bag full of kisses designed by Chickabug. This design includes a "Bag of Kisses" label that can be used with a ziploc bag, along with circle love themed labels to attach to the bottom of each individual kiss. Add a bag of valentine themed kisses, and your gift is complete.