Adorable Valentine’s Day Gnomes for Sweet Decor

If you need ideas for DIY Valentine gnomes to brighten up your holiday decor, here is your inspiration. Whether you’re interested in buying or making your Valentine’s Day gnomes, I’ve got you covered.

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Valentine gnome patterns, tutorials and more! They’re all so cute, it’s hard to pick!

Valentine’s Day Gnomes

Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I love to decorate for the holidays… any holiday. To me, just adding even a single piece to your tiered tray, entrance way, or front door can make a world of difference.

I’ve collected all of my DIY Valentine’s Day gnomes, other gnome tutorials from around the web, and even some you can just add to your cart and buy so that you can have the same smile on your face.


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Tips To Make Valentines Gnomes For Decor

  • The sky is the limit. Really. Whether you sew or not, there is a DIY gnome for you.
  • Grab some super cute embellishments for the hat or for the gnome to hold. Even if you buy a basic gnome, you can decorate him or her for any holiday.
  • Many of these gnomes are made using faux fur. If you’ve never cut faux fur before, watch this video tutorial I made for how to cut faux fur. Trust me – don’t go at it with a pair of scissors!

DIY Valentine’s Day Gnomes

If you want to make your own Valentine gnomes, here are a few ideas I’ve made and shared on Ruffles and Rain Boots. I am including no-sew gnomes, gnome patterns for those who want to sew, and even a few extras like wreaths and garlands.

Valentine’s Day Gnome Couple

This Valentine gnome couple is going to steal hearts with their little gnome accessories. The body is an easy sew or no sew design (your choice) with a free pattern as the base. Learn how to make a ton of extras, too!

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Make an adorable gnome couple with a ton of gnome accessories like balloons, chocolates, love notes, and more.

DIY Cupid Gnome with a Pool Noodle!

If you love the Dollar Tree, gather these supplies and make a wow-worthy Cupid Gnome DIY with wings, a bow and arrow, and the most amazing kicked-back leg.

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Oh, the details on this Valentine’s Day Cupid gnome are just too sweet.

Valentine’s Day Gnomes: Twisted Heart Couple

This is a popular DIY gnome because it’s just fun! This set of DIY Valentine’s Day gnomes can be made with just socks and yarn.

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These twisted Valentine sock gnomes are the cutest little pair!

Valentine Felt Gnomes – Easy Cone Body Style

If you’re a fan of quick and easy crafts, well, it doesn’t get much easier than these DIY Felt Valentine gnomes. They are SO sweet and can be made in minutes.

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Make a no sew felt gnome couple using a paper maché cone, felt, and wool roving.

Valentine’s Day Gnome Sewing Pattern

If you like to whip up your gnomes using a sewing machine, this easy gnome pattern produces a GORGEOUS, 15-inch tall set of sweeties. This is popular for a reason friends – it’s quick to come together and has unlimited possibilities.

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This cozy gnome couple is a sewing pattern that produces a gorgeous pair of 16 inch tall gnomes.

No-Sew Gnome For Valentine’s Day

If you do not want to go anywhere near a sewing machine, this no-sew gnome pattern is perfect for you! This is an extremely versatile pattern and I walk you through how to use your hot glue gun to make an adorable Valentine’s Day gnome.

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If you do not want to sew, this set of gnomes is easily made with a hot glue gun in about 35 minutes.

Valentine’s Day Gnome Garland

Another really popular design I’ve shared is this Valentine’s Day gnome garland. It’s so quick (you can cut it by hand or with your cutting machine) and easily customized to any decor.

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This gnome garland is a perfect pink and purple decoration for Valentine’s Day.

Fun And Festive Valentine Gnome Wreath

So this one is a bit different, but hear me out – it’s adorable and SUCH a talking piece. This grumpy Valentine gnome wreath shows a cutie shot by Cupid’s arrow and now he just hangs around!

This is the CUTEST gnome wreath for Valentines. You can make a no sew project that features the cutest grumpy gnome ever! Click here to get the easy gnome pattern and valentines wreath tutorial!
This grumpy gnome says harrumph! to Valentine’s Day.

Gnomes For Valentine’s Day From Around The Web

II’ve gathered quite a few more gnomes here so you can just click through.  

Valentine Gnomes

Whether you want to make or buy, these Valentine's Day gnomes are just the inspiration you need.

More Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas You Might Like

  • DIY Farmhouse Tiered Tray – Your gnome needs something to sit on and really make a statement. This tiered tray comes together quick just for that!
  • Heart Garland with the Cricut – I love this easy garland–and the fact that it comes with free cut files for the Cricut, that just means I love it more.
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