Homemade Valentine's Day Gifts for Women

Want to impress your wife or girlfriend with a homemade Valentine's Day gift? Consider these ideas:

Bath Salts

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Give the gift of relaxation in the form of a big bottle of homemade bath salts.

A Coupon Book

Make a coupon book with vouchers for things that you're willing to do for her. 

A Button Bouquet

Round up a bunch of old buttons (try a thrift store or Ebay), and create a special bouquet that she can keep forever.

Chocolate Covered Cherries

You'd don't have to be good in the kitchen to make chocolate covered cherries, and the results are nothing short of spectacular.

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Chocolate covered strawberries are ridiculously expensive to buy, but super easy to make (think minutes).

An Edible Bouquet

Treat her to an edible bouquet that looks great and tastes even better.

Treasure Soap

Tuck a small gift (jewelry is sure to make you popular) inside a bar of melt-and-pour soap.

Heart Soap

Purchase a heart-shaped soap mold from a craft store, and make her a batch of heart soap. It's as simple as melting a block of soap in the microwave and pouring it into the mold.

Flowers Wrapped in a Love Note

Start with a bouquet of store-bought flowers. Then, replace the cellophane that they're wrapped in with a piece of tissue paper that you've written a love note on.

A Gift Wrapped in a Chocolate Box

Transform a small gift into a "wow" gift by wrapping it in an edible chocolate box.

A Paper Flower Bouquet

Recycle old magazine pages into a bouquet of paper flowers. Just follow these instructions for making gift bows, but leave the pipe cleaners long to create the stems.