valentine overload

hooray, the handmade valentine swap is underway! i sent out all partner assignments over the weekend, and i'm so excited to see you guys start sending them out. if you're participating, feel free to send me pictures of your valentines-in-progress while you're working on them, via twitter or facebook. i'll post a big round-up of everyone's work after feb. 14.

meanwhile, it's OFFICIALLY valentine season around my house and i've got nothing but pink & red love on the brain. here are a few pretty valentines i've been collecting from around the web -- hope they get you as excited for valentine's day as i am!

wooden owl valentine from night owl paper goods:

tons of customizable photo valentines from brightside prints -- sold in mini (business card) and small (3x5 index card) sizes!

self-mailing valentines from 1canoe2 that you fill out, fold in half, stamp & send:

an amazing hand-cut rose silhouette card from etsy designer arwen designs:

pretty valentines from swizzlestix, available via snapfish:

clever letterpress valentines from hello!lucky:

two-tone block printed cards from est. 1986 (spotted on design*sponge):

more valentine love to come so stay tuned :)

** all images from their respective sources.


  1. I thought I had signed up for the swap but I didn't get an email. Wondering if I did something wrong?? Thecreativevault(at)hotmail(dot)com

  2. thanks guys! valentines are so pretty -- it was hard to narrow down my faves!