If you're gearing up to host a Valentine's Day love bash Thursday night, make sure your home is ready for the occasion. Play creative cupid with these easy and unique DIY decor ideas that'll have guests feeling the love as soon as they step through your door.
Decorate table tops and bowls with homemade conversation hearts. The candies themselves only require four ingredients, and with a food pen, you can make them say whatever your heart desires. How fun! [BraveTart]
Hostess with the Mostess has the greatest ideas when it comes to the creative details of your party. For Valentine's Day, they suggest maintaining a "We love ___" theme by labeling different elements of the party with "We ?" followed by the name of item the description is on. Check out their examples. [Hostess With The Mostess]
If you're hosting a sit down dinner, play up the place settings with hearts and other romantic embellishments. Choose a style that fits your home and party vibe; for example, if it's a more formal event, you probably don't want to sprinkle the table with paper cut-outs and candies. Get inspired by Homedit's 20 Valentine’s Day table settings before you begin. [Homedit]
These clothespin cupid's arrows are so cute; attach them to guests' clothing, the hem of the table cloth, and wherever else you want to spread the love.[Tip Junkie]
You may not be in the city of love and lights, but things can still feel just as romantic if you set the mood right. The fix? Valentine's Day themed mood lighting with the help of embellished heart bulbs on a string. [Saved By Love Creations]
Don't forget the mantle! This space is the perfect place to really get the house into the Valentine's Day spirit. [Craft Gossip]