Be Mine

My little girl couldn’t take any extra treats, candy or trinkets with her Valentines for preschool. That meant the lollipop lilies were out for us. So instead we made these little conversation heart garlands out of cardstock.


We added “pink fairy” glitter (carefully chosen and liberally sprinkled by my daughter) to each of the letters. I used a Fiskers 1/4 inch rectangle hole punch to punch a hole in each side and then strung the letters on a 1/4 inch ribbon. We included two mini clothes pins with each garland. We packaged each garland in a clear cellophane bag tied with a ribbon.

BE MINE Conversation Heart Garland

I LUV U 4 EVER Conversation Heart Garland

Wishing you a very happy Valentine’s Day!


15 Responses to “Be Mine”

  1. Robyn Says:

    Very clever! I just adore your blog! I just had to tell you that!

  2. kirsten Says:

    that’s awesome! thanks for making it a download.

  3. Heather Says:

    You have the BEST ideas – this one is too cute! Thanks for sharing.


  4. miss chris Says:

    Yet another adorable project. Going to put this one in my bag of tricks for next year. Thanks!

  5. daisycake Says:

    that is so cute! and so much better than a Scooby Doo or Dora valentine!

  6. Jenn Says:

    Oh my gosh that is too cute! I love your blog, you come up with the most lovely ideas.

  7. Jenny Says:

    The cutest Valentine from the cutest valentine! XO

  8. southerngirlmusings Says:

    Too cute and you are always so generous…will have to hold on to this one! 🙂 Happy Valentine’s Day to you and yours!

  9. Miss Sassy Says:

    That is the best garland ever. A friend knows I like to make buntings/garlands and forwarded this to me. I can’t believe I haven’t read your blog before! You are so generous with your tutorials and ideas and so talented! Thank you.

  10. Kim Says:

    I made the lolli flowers for my co-workers – I had to make 80 of them! Everyone loved them, you made me a star at work – THANKS! I always love your blog!

  11. monique Says:

    Very cute……………..but maybe I am missing something? How did you do the double hearts (freehanded?)

    Anywho, I am saving yet another of you wonderful projects (maybe for next year)

    Thx and hope you had a wonderful valentines

  12. thelongthread Says:

    Very cute Valentine’s projects. Will have to bookmark these for next year!

  13. heidi Says:

    super super great ideas cindy!

  14. Tara Says:

    Hi Cindy!
    Thanks for stopping by and taking the survey! Have a wonderful day!~xo

  15. Meg Says:

    That’s so cute! I love that. I wanted to make a banner for Valentine’s Day but didn’t. Now I can make this!

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