Sure, heart-shaped crafts are great for Valentine’s Day. But the heart is a timeless symbol of love that can inspire cheerful DIYs all year long, too. These heart projects offer creative fun for all kinds of crafters, from kid-friendly ideas And many use simple, affordable supplies you may already have around the house.

These clever heart craft ideas include cards, ornaments, gifts, decor, and more. And  unlike a store-bought box of candy hearts  you can customize these projects however you like, whether you’re going for a sentiment that’s cute, romantic, or downright cheeky.