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12 Valentine Banner Ideas With A Love Is In The Air Feeling

Valentines banners are the perfect way to decorate for Valentine's Day. We are sharing sweet homemade Valentine banner ideas and garlands that you can make for the holiday. Banners can be a kiss to those you love without smothering.

Valentine Banner Ideas

An easy way to decorate for Valentine's day is to add Valentines banners to your fireplace, hutch, or pretty much anywhere. We have made a few homemade heart banners for our house but we couldn't help but take a peek at what our friends have and share with you.

Here is what our friends have created for Valentine's day and we are sharing our ideas too at the end of the post. These easy Valentine's day crafts are fun for the whole family too.

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So many different materials are used to make Valentine's banners we gathered together. Not to mention the different colors that are used to add a touch of love to this Holiday.

3D Bookpage Heart Garland

When it comes to Valentine garland printing a design on paper is the easiest way to craft your own design. In our Etsy shop we have mutliple Valentine garland kits and this is a favorite.

Bookpage heart garland with watercolor flowers

The best thing about this 3 dimensional garland is the design. You will cut out three different hearts, bookpage, watercolor floral and watercolor floral on bookpage.

Valentine garland kit of bookpage hearts with watercolor flowers

All the directions on how to make this bookpage heart garland is included and this project can be made in a day and added to your decor. Tap bookpage heart garland to purchase your printable garland kit.

Heart Letter and Number Garland

This Valentine garland allows you to customize what you would like it to say and then add it to your home decor. We chose “amore” but you can spell out love, kisses or whatever your hearts desire.

Custom Valentine garland

Again this garland idea is a printable in Etsy. All you have to do is download, print and start crafting. Before you know it you will have the easiest prettiest Valentine decoration.

Custom paper Valentine Day garland printable kit

Valentine paper garlands are great! Also consider hanging your garland vertical instead of horizontal like we did here. On the bottom is a handmade tassel. Here are directions on how to make the tassel.

Tap custom heart garland printable to shop for this Valentine garland kit.

Custom Valentine Pink Pennant Banner

Another fantastic way to say I love you is with this printable paper custom Valentine pink pennant banner. Just like the custom heart garland this printable Valentine garland kit can be customized into any combination of letter, numbers or symbols.

diy valentines day decor

We chose to spell out “XOXO” and then add yarn bows to the bottom. Bows are super popular this year so we couldn't resist that little detail.

Custom Valentine paper pink pennant banner garland printable

Tap Valentine pink pennant banner printable to get your printable kit today and start decoration with this sweet garland.

If you are you enjoying our Valentine decor ideas using garlands then check out this years DIY Valentine Day decor ideas.

Now let's switch gears and see Valentine garland ideas from friends.

Music Sheet Heart Banner

One of many Valentine banner ideas.  This one is  sheet music cut into hearts.

Graceful Interiors banner is a hand-cut and hand-sewn heart garland. It is made from old music pages. This would be beautifully displayed on a piano for Valentine's Day decorations.

Felt Heart Garland

Felt heart garland

Black & White Baker's Twine is a classic way to display adorable multi-colored felt hearts for Valentine's Day. Christy at From Glitter to Gumdrops sweet soft garland makes celebrating fun!

Grain Sack Ticking Banner

Valentine's Banners of book pages with red and white ticking fabric hearts sewn to paper from Orchard Slope

When you think of a fabric that fits best in a farmhouse, you immediately think of grain-sack ticking striped fabric. So what's better than red stripes cut in heart shapes and sewn on old book pages? Once these beauties are attached to some twine, they can be hung so everyone can see.

Orchard Slope's banner has love written all over it.

Bedroom Valentine Banner Idea

Valentine's Banners of XO garland over bed by Pearl & Jane

One room that is often overlooked when it comes to decorating for holidays is the bedroom. But Amy at Pearl and Jane solves that issue with her adorable banners. And who says you have to choose just one to hang? Stacking these garlands add so much festivity to this room!

Easy Heart Garland

Paper and glitter heart garland hanging in a bedroom for Valentine banner ideas

Perfectly Distressed garland is made with paper heart doilies, precut heart burlaps, and twine. Sometimes simple is the best way to go. 

Now, can we stop and talk about this precious tic tac toe pillow? It's a perfect addition to your Valentine's decor and the kids or grandkids (or even us grown-ups) would have a blast playing a game!

Felt Heart and Ball Garland

Valentine's Banners Friday Street Project

Friday Street Project's felt heart garland has such subtle hints of red mixed into ivory and gray, that it would be the perfect garland for so many occasions.

Don't you love it when you buy a piece of decor that can be repurposed in so many different ways? Picture this draped on your tiered tray like the one on the Valentine Tiered Tray post we featured, or hung on your fireplace for an anniversary or even snuggled into your tree at Christmas.

Paper Grain Sack Heart Banner Idea

Farmhouse Valentine banner ideas of paper hearts with grain sack red and white stripes by Slightly Coasta

Don't have grain sack fabric, but love the look for a Valentine's banner? Nancy at Slightly Coastal made this with such an inspiration.

She grabbed some white card stock, a red Sharpie and just a few crafting supplies and made a lazy girls grain sack Valentine's decoration. We love it!

You can also make this DIY with fabric paints and fabric. What a fun farmhouse Valentine decoration idea!

Homemade Chalkboard Valentine Banner

Valentine's Banners paper garland by Sweet Rose & Wren

Hanging Valentine's banners on a chalkboard with a sweet message is so perfect! But why stop there?  Cherie at Sweet Rose and Wren made an adorable heart project with her daughter and displayed it on a tray.

Don't forget your felt garland! Draping them over a crate is perfect and the colors of this strand will carry you into Easter!

Mirror Valentine's Banner Idea

Valentine's Banners fabric bags for Valentine countdown by Cami Tidbits

Cami over at Tidbits has come up with the sweetest new tradition. A countdown to Valentine's Day with sweet things to do that show love to others.  Each tucked inside an adorable little bag. Doesn't this countdown make a great banner to display!

What a fun idea are these sweet fabric banners.

DIY Wooden Valentine Banner Idea

Neutral Valentine decor of a wood banner garland with hearts

Talk about easy! This Valentine's day banner is made from a store bought wood banner, laser cut hearts and silhouette letters.

You can paint this garland or leave it all natural like we did at our house. Our heart garland is a subtle way of celebrating the love holiday without it screaming red or pink.

This homemade Valentine banner also blends in nicely with your other home decor colors. It is the perfect neutral Valentine decoration with each banner piece being natural wood.

To see more photos and learn how to make a valentine's garland see my Valentines banner post.

Air Dry Clay Heart Garland

Air dry clay Gold leaf heart garland Valentine banner ideas

One of my favorite things to do with holiday decorations is layer garlands on our hutch. For one February decoration, I took air dry clay and a heart-shaped cookie cutter and made this adorable brushed gold and white hearts garland.

So simple and easy to make there are detailed instructions in my air dry clay heart garland DIY post and how to make a heart garland using air dry clay video.

Doily Heart Garland Valentine Banner DIY

Valentine banner ideas of white felt ball garland, white heart doily garland and white pom pom garland

And last to finish off all these wonderful DIY Valentine banner ideas here is our personal favorite project.

This easy doily heart garland is so easy to make and is very inexpensive. You can purchase everything at the dollar store. It takes less than an hour to make and you can change out the doilies for other colors like red or pink.

See how simple it is to make this doily heart garland. We love ours so much until we keep it hanging on our hutch other months of the year too.

Layer this garland with a white felt garland and our pom pom garland. Here are details on how to make a pom pom garland.

Update: This doily heart garland is a favorite over on Pinterest. So many people have pinned it and enjoyed it.


Now that we've all been inspired to find Valentines banners or two to add to our decor this Valentine's season, we couldn't help but think about the greatest banner of all…

” HIS banner over me is Love.” Song of Solomon 2:4

Banners are simple ways of adding love to your home decor.

Making this post gave me a great idea for a printable banner for Valentine's day. Wouldn't it be cute to make a Valentine's version of this pennant banner template?

If you love decorating your home for Valentine's Day inexpensively then subscribe to my newsletter to get access to my free printable library which has many fun Valentine prints. This is a fun way to decorate your home for holidays.

Now it is your turn. Which one of these Valentine day banners are you considering making for your holiday decor?

Happy Decorating!

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