Intro: Want cute Valentine's ideas for your boyfriend? This Valentine's Day coupon book is 52 pages of love for him. It's a DIY V-Day project that you can adapt to suit him -- literally, because it's made from a deck of old cards. These books are really good gifts to make if you're stumped for something to do and want to make a homemade Valentine gift for your guy.
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About This Valentine's Day Idea for Him
This cute V-Day project requires an old deck of playing cards and some craft items.
The video tutorial for this cute Valentine's Day gift for a boyfriend originally suggests that you write 52 things you love about someone on the cards. You can do that, and it's a lovely sentiment.
However, Valentine coupon books are also popular gifts. You can make the V-Day book as intended or you can think of things you'd like to do for your boyfriend for Valentine's Day.
You can also add a bit of extra Valentine's flavor by including sweet love quotes in some of the pages of the book. Here are some quotes to use if you do.
- Inspirational quotes, wise sayings about love for DIY Valentine cards
- Valentine love quotes, inspirational sayings for your Valentine cards
- Valentine love quotes by Shakespeare for 2014: Poems and quotes for cards
Finally, you can combine the ideas to make a Valentine gift book that includes coupons, love quotes and "what I love about you" sentiments.
How to Make a Valentine Coupon Book for Him
You'll want to see the steps for making this Valentine's Day coupon book, but below, I've included a list of supplies that you'll need to make it. This book craft, like the book safe, can be made from recycled materials. These are cute Valentine's ideas for boyfriends, and because they are homemade, they add an extra thoughtful touch.
If you have an old deck of cards that you've been tempted to throw away, you can use if for this purpose. Or you can make your V-Day book very specialized by buying a unique set of cards.
You'll want to pay particular attention to the tea-staining part of the tutorial video at the top of the screen.
What You'll Need to Make the Valentine's Day Coupon Book
- Deck of cards
- Tea bags
- Baking pan
- Boiling water
- Red or pink construction paper or Valentine's Day scrapbooking paper
- List of coupon items, love quotes and thing you love about your boyfriend
- Glue stick
- Computer and printer plus paper
- Hole punch
- Other decorative items
You can purchase supplies that you need at your local crafters' store, at stores like Walmart or Shopko or at online outlets like Amazon.
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