Valentine's Day is on it's way, and that means many of us will be scrambling to find a gift that symbolizes love and affection for that special someone.
Unfortunately, all those cards, flowers, chocolates and stuffed bears mean lots of pointless spending, and even more waste--both of which are bad for our planet and pocketbooks.
DIY Valentine's Day gifts are an extra special way to say "I care" without wasting money or resources. In fact, you might even save something from the landfill! Take this great DIY idea from EvilMadScientist for example:
In just a few quick steps, you can transform a gaudy chocolate box into a clever organization tool for your favorite hacker or maker. It can hold small electronic parts, sewing supplies, buttons, beads, or even tiny action figures.
Check out the easy-to-follow tutorial for making it here!
Image Credit: EvilMadScientist.com