Valentines Day was not invented by Hallmark.

My husband refuses to acknowledge Sweetest day, as he says it’s a commercial holiday invented by corporations to sell stuff. I’ll give him that…but Valentines Day has a place in history so I say it’s legit. With that in mind do you have a honey you want to find something for this year? Why not go handmade and heartfelt instead of buying some mass produced product. The following items might give you a few ideas to get you started (Many are from local Clevelanders!):

You can avoid the mass produced cards and give something that has some sentiment with a handmade love note…from “Handmade” They’re quite lovely and you can even buy a set of three.

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Got an environmentally conscious sweetie? How about this 100% cotton reusable tote bag from Quill Avenue Studios?

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Here’s a creation of my own: Two Hearts in Love Earrings
Simple sterling silver hearts and swarovski crystal.

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Looking more for a wee one? How about a sweet swaddling blanket from LazyMama Designs
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Show that your love is “rock solid” with the “She Loves You Necklace“from Stonz
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Are you the practical sort? Keep your loves head warm (or your own!) with this cute“Be Mine” hat from Strawberry Lemonade. It’s in lovely shades of pink and super soft!
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If you’re just looking for something festive that isn’t too risque’ check out this cute top from Spiderlily Clothing.
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Of course, if you insist on things being anatomically correct there’s always the “My Beating Heart” t-shirt available for girls or guys from Various and Sundry
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4 Responses

  1. To see my etsy store where you can buy the “She Loves You Necklace” go to
    http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=8844310

    thanks!
    SToNZ

  2. what a lovely collection! the heart earrings are awesome!

  3. Great Valentine’s Day ideas! The real heart t-shirt is my favorite.

    Leah
    aka Strawberry Lemonade

  4. very cuteness! go val 🙂

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