How to make a Heart Garland for Valentine's Day



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Heart Garland

It’s almost Valentines day and time to do some DIY Valentine’s Day crafts. Making a simple paper heart garland is a simple way to decorate for Valentine’s Day.



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Heart Garland

SUPPLIES NEEDED
Construction Paper or Card Stock
Stapler
Scissor or Paper Cutter

INSTRUCTIONS

STEP 1:
Start to cutting 1” paper strips from constructions paper or card stock with a paper cutter or scissor.

Heart Garland

STEP 2:
Fold the strips in half.

Heart Garland

STEP 3:
Take the first strip, place with fold down and cut ends facing up. You will be making a heart by inverting the cut ends.
But to make the garland you have to add more hearts.
Next, place the folded end of the next strip evenly with the one of the cut ends of the previous strip.

Heart Garland







STEP 4:
Invert all the ends and then angle the ends to the side.

Heart Garland

STEP 5:
Staple the ends together.

Heart Garland

You have made the first heart.

STEP 6:
Continue adding strips to make hearts until your garland is the length you want.

Heart Garland

This budget-friendly craft is simple enough for even youngsters to do.

Have fun decorating your home with heart garland for Valentine's Day!

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