Valentines Decorations / December 31, 2018 / Rachel Gates
They are made with salt dough and make great sculptures to have as keepsakes. Youll need: o 2 cups of plain flour o 1 cup of salt o 1 cup of water o oven o acrylic paint o knife o board o rolling pin o paintbrushes o baking tray o pen pencil or stylus Mix the two cups of flour into a bowl with one cup of salt and one cup of water with your hands until the dough is entirely moistened and sticks together. It should be like pizza dough easy to mold. Youll see the little grains of salt in the dough dont worry thats what it should look like. Roll out the dough into a sheet about a quarter of an inch thick. Then use your stylus pen or pencil to cut out a heart shape. Set this aside and roll out the dough again to cut out some smaller heart shapes. Once you have about three heart shapes in decreasing size you can press one on top of the other. Use a little water between the layers to act as a glue or paste.
Use a red and pink potpourri to make the smell of the home wonderful. Foods There are a number of foods that you can make to celebrate the day too. Heart shaped cookies can be frosted in pinks and reds and then use other colors for sprinkles on them. Place on a heart shaped tray. Chocolate is a very appropriate option and can be purchased or made in heart shapes. Use crystal dishes or plain white china for your treats. For the kids get out paper cups filled with candy hearts mini marshmallows and chocolate chips. For the grown ups you can think about chocolate mousse and whipped cream. There are so many options for creating Valentine decorations from a wide variety of materials. However sometimes all thats on hand are some pieces of construction paper and plain white sheets of paper.
Lighting incense drop a lot of rose petals on the bed and the path leading to it and use the classic red and white color scheme to complete the effect. - Go sexy: If you are great with cloth you can buy red and white satin and create the most erotic of all Valentines decorations-Valentine themed lingerie. Nothing to spice up the mood like some lingerie which couldnt get any more suggestive. - Chocolates: If you believe that the way to a womans heart is through her stomach then making her special chocolates that contain special messages would definitely be a sweeter and more innocently romantic alternative to the two above. Just make sure that your pieces of paper stick out of the chocolate lest your true love fill her stomach with mini love letters. Valentine is a great holiday for a party but now you need to find Valentine decorations for your party.