I found this idea on Pinterest, of course, and have shared it several times this past week, but if you are interested -for Valentine’s OR any other reason for needing a banner, click HERE. You print each individual letter separately. Cut out the triangles and mount them on your choice of paper. I chose a blue shade, since I was hanging this “I Love You” banner in our bedroom, for my hubby. It coordinates nicely and isn’t girly.They do have the heart and several punctuation marks available for printing, as well.
Punch 2 holes thru the top of each triangle. Thread a long length of your choice of string/ribbon/yarn/ etc thru each of the triangle. I attached it to the end of the curtain rod on each side. (Pretty hard to get nice pictures with that big ol’ window behind and the light and the shades…)This was done last weekend, when Monkey Girl was gone for 2 days. I thoroughly cleaned the bedroom. Dusted, polished, vacuumed, changed linens and then decorated. (Thinkin’ I might keep that banner and use it again next year…)I took some silk rose petals and scattered them on the dresser and on the hope chest across the room. When Hubs got home from work, I told him to close his eyes and led him in there. He was surprised and loved it! Just showin’ my man I love him and only him!
No actual cost involved, as I have the paper on hand from my scrapbooking supplies. The cotton string was on a vintage roll that decorates my laundry room, I just swiped a few yards of it…
What do you do to celebrate Valentine’s Day? For your special someone? Your kids?