As it turns out, Valentine’s Day is next week! And you know what that means. Hearts of every color and size are everywhere right now! It should also be noted that big, graphic hearts are also a huge design trend at the moment, cropping up just about anywhere you can imagine. So it should hardly surprise anyone that the world wide web is flooded with amazing heart-themed DIY ideas. One of my favorite trends? DIY heart shirts, sweatshirts and sweaters of all varieties! These creations mimic the look of high end designer duds for a fraction of the price and they’re equally cool for mom and for kids both for Valentine’s Day and beyond. Want to put a heart on it? Here are 10 DIY ideas to get you started!
Sequin Striped Heart Shirt 1 of 10I love this idea for dressing up a plain striped tee with the addition of sequin trim. The combination of sequins and stripes is so fun!
Get the how-to from Henry Happened.
Painted Heart Sweater 2 of 10A close match for a pricey designer piece, I love this heart sweater made with freezer and fabric paint.
Get the how-to from Sugar Lander.
Sequins Heart Shirts 3 of 10Probably my favorite of the bunch, I am obsessed with these sequined heart shirts which use iron-on transfer paper and sequin fabric to create the look!
Get the how-to from Say Yes to Hoboken.
Graphic Heart Shirt 4 of 10A basic white tee gets a fresh new look with a bright red heart!
Get the how-to from With an i.e.
Tie Dye Heart Shirt 5 of 10Made with spray dye and adhesive-backed shelf liner, I love the soft, tie dyed look of this shirt!
Get the how-to from Sugar & Cloth.
Glitter Heart Rugby Shirt 6 of 10A basic, masculine rugby shirt gets a girly update with a heart made with glitter paint!
Get the how-to from The Pleated Poppy.
Red Heart Sweatshirt 7 of 10A dupe for a sweatshirt touted by celebrities, this basic white sweatshirt gets a dose of awesome with ModPodge and red glitter!
Get the how-to from Tulle & Trinkets.
Painted Heart Shirt 8 of 10More freezer paper, this time paired with spray paint, creates this awesome t-shirt!
Get the how-to from The Proper Pinwheel.
Fabric Heart Shirt 9 of 10Upcycle an old shirt by creating a pretty, textural heart design with accent fabric in bright pink!
Get the how-to from Kittenhood.
Felted Heart Sweater 10 of 10Absolutely charming in every way, gussy up an old sweater with a felted heart using a cookie cutter and a woolfiller kit!
Get the how-to from Design*Sponge.