Valentines Cards / January 4, 2019 / Eve Owen
Valentines day cards made out of paper increased popularity in England. Around the closing of the 19th century cupids arrows took the scene by storm. Esther A. Howland sold valentine day greeting cards during the early years of 1840s in America. Every Valentines day close to a billion cards are sold. Valentine day symbolizes the gesture of respect admiration and love. Now a days hand made cards are coming back into play. Youve got to practice being sneaky when enduring this holiday. These free e valentines cards are very good looking and catchy. Most of the romantic cards are researched in advance as it enables the giver to get a good quality card to knock the socks off. Strange series of cards can be sent to the partner in order to ensure that you will get the best response ever.
The paper can be folded cut shaped in any way that they would like it to be. Heres one project to try: * Fold the paper in half and then fold it in half again in the other direction. * Trim the outer edge as desired and cut a straight line diagonally across the folded corner. This will make a diamond shape in the middle. * Fold it diagonally. Cut hearts along the diagonal line. When the paper is unfolded there is a line of pin pricks which make it look much like a piece of lace. * Add this lacy paper to the top of a piece of pink or red paper. * Add decorations such as a picture of cupid a coloring of a rose or anything that is enjoyable. This is a simple affordable way to make homemade Valentines that parents and other friends will love to hang on to for many years to come.
With crochet you can create almost anything you want and attach it to the Valentine card. Flowers hearts letters words and more. When making small crochet pieces you dont need much yarn at all you can just use leftovers you have from other creations. For Valentines Day some small crochet hearts would suit perfectly as decorations attach to the Valentine card. If you are not sure how to make these hearts you can use the free receipt for a small crochet heart that I found on the website noted at the bottom of this article. These hearts are also suitable to decorate presents with. Just glue them to the paper or use double-sided tape to attach them. A Valentine card does not necessarily have to be a typical folded card there are no rules to follow. Use your creativity and make something new fun and different.