Valentine’s Day felt heart holder | tutorial

We thought it would be fun to share some oldie-but-goodie projects since a lot of you weren’t around this neck of the blogging woods a few years ago when they first published.  Let’s call this new little series “craft from the past”, shall we? :)

LollyJane | Craft from the past

Anyhoodle, along with our other 3 crafty sisters we have 4 crafty sisters-in-law. (Yes, that’s 9 total if you include us- it’s a little cray cray but we LOVE it!)  One SIL in particular lives far far away from the rest of us in chilly Minnesota and sent us each a sweet love note in the form of a red heart holder made from felt.  Original post seen here.

Felt LOVE holder | Lolly Jane

It’s cute as is but when you open it up….

Bursting with love heart holder | Lolly Jane

…it’s bursting with LOVE in the sweet form of Valentine M&M’s.  Cuuuute!  She and our adorable nieces and nephew (now nephews!) put this together… definitely a fun craft to create as a family.  Love that!  Now let’s take a looksie at how you create this pretty little number sans pictures since we weren’t there when she made it ;)

You’ll need:

(2) 5×5 felt squares (one red, one pink),pink thread and Valentine M&M’s.

Instructions:

Simply fold your felt in half & cut a candycane “C” shape out.  Repeat with pink felt.  Stitch “LOVE” on the red felt. Stitch red/pink felt together, leaving a small gap. Fill with Valentine M&M’s. Stitch close & send to someone who you love. ♥

Bursting with LOVE felt heart | Lolly Jane

Check out all our Valentines Day ideas here, including our popular LOVE letters! Psst!  We’re full of tip and tutorials for year round decor too!

XOXO

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  1. 1

    This is so super cute! Thanks for bringing it back from the past :)
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    Crystal

    Super cute!! I’m going to send this to my daughter in college for Valentine’s Day. She will love it!!

  3. 3

    Old things are Always new to someone, like me. :) Since I am a fairly new follower of yours. Hearts and Chocolate, who could go wrong. :)
    xo
    Angelina
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  4. 4

    I’m in MN right now! You all kind of sound like my family! None of my brothers are married yet, but I do have 6 sisters and we always have a blast when we’re together!

    This heart is adorable. What a fun thing to get in the mail!
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  5. 5

    Visiting from the Sundae Scoop party … So sweet & incredibly adorable!! Thanks for sharing the tutorial! Pinning :)

    - Brenda @ChattingOverChocolate.com
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  6. 6

    These are super cute! The m&m’s are a nice touch.

  7. 7

    So cute! I’ve seen this done with brown paper too. Love it! I wish I’d get some valentine’s in the mail from family. lol
    Totally off subject……..what kind of camera do you have? :)
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  8. 8

    its so romantic
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    Danyelle Franciosa

    Yay! Valentines has been approaching and I am so excited. By the way the heart holder are very beautiful love it so much.
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  10. 10

    Cute! I’m loving all things with stitching these days :)
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