Love poems and last-minute Valentine's Day card ideas

Take a look at our romantic quotes and love poems for Valentine’s Day. And if you’ve forgotten to get a card, see our easy Valentine’s Day card ideas.

For a secret admirer

I don’t have to say I love you,
For you to know it.
A million little glances,
One of them will show it.

I want to be your favourite hello and hardest goodbye.

You are the reason I believe in love.

Roses are red
They’re beautiful, too.
But there’s not a rose
As pretty as you.

How to make a secret message Valentine’s Day card

If you’re a person of few words, our hidden message Valentine’s Day card is ideal and has just enough room for those three little words. See how to make the secret message Valentine's Day card.

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You’re the unexpected item in my bagging area.

You're my bag for life.

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.
Charles M. Schulz

How to make a cupid’s arrow Valentine’s card

Prove you’ve been struck by love with a homemade card featuring cupid’s arrow. Follow our steps to create a cupid's arrow Valentine's Day card.

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For the romantic

Forever is a long time. But, I wouldn’t mind spending it by your side.

No matter what you think you mean to me, you will always mean more.

Plenty of love,
Tons of kisses,
Hope someday,
To be your Mrs.


I would not wish any companion in the world but you.
William Shakespeare

There is no instinct like that of the heart.
Lord Byron

We are most alive when we’re in love.
John Updike

For married couples

You don’t marry the person you can live with – you marry the person you can’t live without.

Love is not a matter of counting the years, but making the years count.

Love is being stupid together.

How to make a printed Valentine’s Day card

Use items from around the house to create heart-shaped stamps and make a textured printed card your other half will cherish. Have kids? They'll love to help you make this card, too. See our step-by-step guide to making a printed Valentine's Day card.

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