12 Easy DIY Valentine’s Gifts for Nurses

valentines gifts for nurses

We’ve prepared a list of the most awesomely cute and quirky Valentine’s gifts for nurses this week. You’ve just got enough time to prepare and DIY some of these Valentine gifts for your fellow nurses or patients.

We tried to choose some of the easiest and fastest DIY projects we could find. To get to the tutorials prepared by these equally awesome bloggers, simply click through to the title or image.

Happy reading!

1. Bleeding Hearts Cupcake
bleeding heart cupcakes

Check out these heart cupcakes! Instead of cutesy cups of goodness, you get a cupcake design that would make a nursing student proud.

While these Bleeding Hearts Cupcakes might make a regular person squeamish, rest assured that nurses will find these treats bloody fantastic. And best of all, they bleed jam!

2. Candy Bottles


These Candy Bottles are so easy to make. All you need is some candy, recycled soda bottles, and personalized bottle labels in pink and red.

Also Read: 25 Cutest Gifts for Nurses You’ll Also Want

3. Chocolate First Aid Package

Chocolate First Aid package

Now this First Aid is sweet. Just grab some chocolate kisses and print out the text for the bag topper and so on. Nobody can say no to chocolate!

4. Heart and Hand Warmers

Heart and Hand Warmers

These Heart and Hand warmers will take a bit of work to get done but it’s all worth it. They’re just so useful and cute.

You use some red material (like an old sweatshirt which Carrie used) and rice. When you’re done sewing and stuffing, you pop these cuties into the microwave for 30 seconds and stuff them into your pockets. They’ll keep hands (and hearts) warm against the winter cold.

These warmers are one of our favorite Valentine’s gifts for nurses!

5. HOT Temperature Candy

HOT Temp Candy

These hot temperature candy are a snap to put together. Simply bag some cute candies, print the thermometer front and tie with a ribbon. You can change the tag to a personalized Valentine’s message.

6. Knitted Heart

knitted heart

Give your heart away with this Knitted Heart. You’ll need some knitting skills to get this done properly. You can find the pattern HERE.

7. Lifesavers for Nurses

lifesavers for nurses

You can give away these lifesavers to everybody! Simply buy a big bag of lifesavers, pack them individually, and add a witty message to the topper. Be creative and funny!

8. DIY Love Mug

love mug

Do you have a special someone who gives you premature ventricular contractions? If yes, gift your loved one with this DIY Love Mug. All you need is a simple mug or cup and some permanent markers. (Ask for permanent pens for ceramic surfaces.)

The writing might not be the snazziest but it’s the thought that counts!

9. Love Prescription Bottle

love prescription bottle

Uh oh. Looks like your loved one needs a Love Prescription… and some GREEN M&M’s. Fill up a clean prescription bottle with some cute sweets and write out a funny prescription for laughs.

10. Love Stuck

Love stuck

Give out bandaids on Valentine’s Day with this cute twist. Very funny and simple to do.

Also Read: 10 Cute and Funny Notepads Every Nurse Must Have

11. Nurse Candle

nurse candle

This Nurse Candle looks especially delicious-smelling! Gift some yummy candles to your fellow nurses and print out heart-warming personalized messages to go with each one. It’ll make a splash on Heart’s Day for sure.

12. Nurse EKG Cookies

nursing cookies

If you like to bake, these Nurse EKG Cookies have your name on them. Bake these heart-shaped sugar cookies and design with a heartbeat. They’ll make a fun and delicious gift.


Nurse Valentine’s Cardvalentines card

Use any art or recyclable materials at home to make this Nurse Valentine card. You can use any craft paper or string at home to come up with your own design or look.

Also Read: 15 Awesome Gift Basket Ideas for Nurses

And that’s it, folks! Twelve easy Valentine’s gifts for nurses that are fun and easy to do. Happy Heart’s Day!