Your sweetie deserves more than a last-minute, gag-worthy drugstore find. We’ve sifted through the saccharine-laden to bring you the Best Valentine’s Day card designs we could find.
These picks will definitely land in the keepsake pile this year. And independent artists need your support more than ever. What’s not to love?
Emily Davidson Nemoy is a freelance writer based in Nashville, Tenn. When she’s not at her computer or on her yoga mat, she can be found at live music venues happily spending her excess cash on concert tickets.
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1. Heart Line
Let the card to the talking. Make a grand, romantic gesture with an illustrated greeting in the shape of a hand.
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2. Love Monster
Show your beloved that you only have eyes (or eye) for them. This cheery, whimsical valentine is a welcomed alternative to stereotypical, mushy-gushy fare.
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3. Best Buns in Town
If you like big buns, then this is the perfect Valentine's Day card for you. Celebrate your lover's lumps with a greeting that does the flirting for you.
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4. I Want Shoe
Slipper a little love their way with a chic valentine that pays homage to fashion passion.
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5. Tender Turnaround
They've managed to do the impossible, so show them that you care. This unconventional Valentine's Day greeting card is the perfect choice if you're a closeted romantic.
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If you love them to the moon and back, let them know. Woo your sweetheart with an out-of-this-world sentiment.
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7. Pucker Up
Modeled after celebrity smooches, this hand-drawn Valentine's Day card guarantees a celebratory kiss from your sweetie.
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Dating deal breakers are real. Celebrate your single friends with a well-versed public service announcement. We think it's the perfect Valentine's Day card for your single friends.
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9. Emotionally Charged
If your vibe is right and your love game is on, let it be known. Radiate rays of light with a happy Valentine's Day card that says it all.
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10. Share the Love
Why choose just one when you can choose from many? Spread your love far and wide with a Valentine's Day postcard set featuring charming, bow-and-arrow clad hand-painted illustrations.
Rifle Paper Co.