Skip to main content
Image placeholder title

Traditional valentine's included locks of hair and lockets with photos. While we aren't chopping of our tresses any time soon, we do like the idea of our little ones having photos close to their heart.

This little craft project is perfect for kids to create for Valentine's Day. The paper heart locket is a great gift to make for a parent or grandparent.

We're crazy for crafting here at Momtrends. It's a great way to tap into the spirit of Valentine's where showing love doesn't mean spending a ton of money, it means getting personal.

Valentine's Day Crafting for Kids Make a Heart Locket Materials

To make this locket (if you aren't an insane crafter like me and you don't have a laminator) you'll need packing tape, photos, paint chips, ribbons, scissors, hot glue, clear velcro, and photos.

You could use a heart paper punch, but scissors will do just fine.

Recommended Articles

Skip the Crowds and Take A Family Ski Trip to Waterville Valley

Skip the Crowds and Take Your Family Skiing in Waterville Valley

After a sizable snow storm over Martin Luther King weekend, there were plenty of lift lines and skiers heading to Vermont. Amazingly, most of them drove right past an awesome resort. I'm encouraging families to skip the crowds on the next winter holiday and take a family ski trip more

Image placeholder title

Keeping your New Year's resolutions

The New Year is off to a fresh start, and many of us are committed to doing something or many things with more intention this year. But it's tough to stay on track. In fact, “Quitters Day”, which falls on January 14th this year, is the day when most people give up. How can you more

Mini Banana Waffle Pies

Kids in the Kitchen: Mini Banana Waffle Pies With Peanut Butter Dipping Sauce

School has started back for many (us included!), and today's Kid's in the Kitchen recipe makes for a perfect breakfast or after-school snack. We made ours for an after-school snack the other day and my second grader loved it. We call this recipe Mini Banana Waffle Pies With more

Momtrends Tip: be sure to have the kids help select the photos for inside the locket to personalize the locket.

Image placeholder title

Valentine's Day Crafting for Kids Make a Heart Locket

Watch the tutorial so you can make your kiddos a love locket for Valentine's Day!



Be sure to follow our Valentines board and pin your favorite ideas.

 This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are our own.

Related Articles