Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 10 Minutes
How to Make a Valentine Heart
These Valentine Hearts are a perfect Valentine's Day craft to do with your children! Use any color they like and attach long or short ribbon to create a necklace or ornament. These can also be great in place of candy valentines for their classroom!
Bend chenille stem in half.
Cut a 20" sectionf of thin ribbon. Loop and knot the ends together.
Place ribbon, knot end, with folded section of chenille stem.
Slide on a heart bead and a pony bead over the folde stem and the ribbon.
Leave about 1/2" space from end and bend stem up over the pony bead.
Separate the chenille ends and bead each section with about 15 beads on each side.
Bring the 2 ends together and slide on 2 more pony beads.
Bend over beads
Bend the ends up over the last bead.