Two Valentines Crafts for $2

Pretty much if I can make a fantastic craft for under $5 I can’t resist! Tell me it’s under $2 and there is NO stopping me! Not only did these two crafts cost me less than $2 total to make, it took me less then 30 minutes total!

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First up, my glitzy Valentines banner! I found a pack of these foam “XO” and lip cutouts at the dollar section at Target. (Let’s take a minute to really appreciate the awesomeness of Target!) Finding these cutouts takes all the hard work out of making the banner.

Yarn is actually what I used to connect the banner, I had it laying in the back of my cupboard and thought it was perfect! If you want to make a grander statement with your banner you might want to try using a thick ribbon. All I did was line up the arrangement I liked and hot glued them to a string. Five minutes, tops!

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Don’t you LOVE these felt arrows! I originally saw the idea over at Carolyns Home Work. Decided I had to make them because they went perfect with my rustic Pallet Wood Hearts!

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I used the left over sticks I gathered for my $7 XO Valentines Wreath. So that cost nothing and bought 4 different colors of felt. So actually this really didn’t cost more than $1 to make!

I made a template for the base and top of the arrows. Traced them onto the felt making two copies of each template to create a front and back for each arrow. Cut out the felt. Made small snips along the back piece to make it look like a feather. Next hot glued one piece of each (top and base) onto the stick and repeated on the opposite side connecting the front and back pieces of felt with hot glue.

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2 Valentine Crafts Glue

Ta-da! Rustic arrows to add to your chabby chic Valentines décor! Have you done a similar project? I would love to see! Tag me @pennieintopearls on Facebook or Instagram and I would love to share it on my page!

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  • Corinne
    February 12, 2015 at 12:20 pm

    I love the banner! I love the arrows too, but I might be too lazy to make them. Of course, you can’t beat the price! Thanks so much for linking up at the “This Is How We Roll Thursday” link party!

    • Brittany Cooper
      February 12, 2015 at 5:15 pm

      The price is a major contributing factor when I decide what to craft! Thanks for stopping by!

  • Nancherrow
    February 12, 2015 at 5:09 pm

    How fun! I especially love those arrows. Thanks for sharing at Fridays Unfolded. Pinned!


    • Brittany Cooper
      February 12, 2015 at 5:14 pm

      Thank you so much Alison! Super easy and cheap are my favorite kinds crafts! Thanks for the pin!

  • Amanda
    February 14, 2015 at 6:09 pm

    These are great and you really can’t beat the price! I especially love the arrows, so adorable!

    • Brittany Cooper
      February 14, 2015 at 9:17 pm

      Thanks Amanda! Yes! The price is super important along with the cute factor!