DIY Envelope: How to make a love letter envelope for Valentine’s Day

While there are numerous ways to do so, a heartfelt love letter can be a timeless and cherished gift. 

To make it even more special, consider creating a DIY Valentine’s love letter envelope with fabrics. This crafty project will not only add a personal touch to your message but also serve as a keepsake your loved one will treasure forever.

Watch our DIY envelope video tutorial

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Materials you will need


How to make a love letter envelope

Step 1: Use our FREE PDF envelope template

Download a free envelope template we created for you and cut it so that you can use it to draw around the main and lining fabric.

Step 2: Cut the fabrics

Cut out the main and lining fabric and place the main fabric (RSU) and the lining fabric on top (RSD)

Step 3: Sew the fabrics

Sew around the edge, leaving a 2” opening gap. Turn the envelope inside out, fold the envelope and sew around the edge.

Step 4: Apply a button

Apply a snap button or Velcro.

Step 5: Decorate your envelope

Make your note cards stand out with glitter, sequins, and ribbons. Your envelope is ready! 

You will definitely make your loved one smile with such a beautiful gift. It’s so easy to create, but shows just how much you care! So, grab your materials and get crafting to make this Valentine’s Day extra special!


Another beautiful way to tell your love story is with a super easy DIY Valentine’s Day heart cushion. It’s the perfect way to show your love and create a lasting memory. Plus, it’s a fun project. 

If you want to discover more fabrics for Valentine’s Day, read our comprehensive blog post with our favourite fabrics for this special day. If you have any questions about our fabric offering, crafting, or DIY home décor, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. You can contact us by completing an online form or by giving us a call at 01164030269.