Skip the same old cards and give kids these fun crafts for the sweetest Valentine's Day yet.
By Sara Schwartz
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Shrinky Dink-Heart Charm Bracelet
From Tiffany's to Target, charm bracelets are all the rage. Add Valentine's Day flavor to this fun accessory using Shrinky Dinks, colored pencils, and a few other household craft items. Get the instructions from Michael's here!
*Parts sold separately
Recommended for ages: 6 & up Shrinky Dinks available at: goestore.com Price: $5.50
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Magic Color Scratch Hearts
Kids can personalize this heart-shaped ornament by scratching the surface to reveal the brilliant colors beneath.
Recommended for ages: 5 & up Available at: eBay.com Price: $9.99
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Owl Valentine-Holder Craft Kit
Organizing your Valentine's Day loot is wise, indeed. Have the kids create their own Owl card holder with this self-adhesive foam piece set. Kit includes instructions and extra pieces.
Not only does this craft kit produce a swirling toy, but you can eat it, too! Made from pre-cut paper pieces, candy-filled straws, and stickers, these Valentine's card pinwheels will be the hit of the kids party.