Valentine’s Sweets, Treats and Ideas

Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays to make treats for.  Sweets and treats both simple and elaborate can be used to show love to those around us.  The simple color palate of red, white and pink can be adjusted to feel charmingly old fashioned or stylish and modern. 
I’ve gathered a few of my favorite sweets, and then also some of my favorite “treats” from a variety of lovely shops to give you a bit of inspiration for Valentine’s Day. 
~Above~
Top row (L to R)
Cranberry White Chocolate Bars (recipe)
Chocolate rolled cookies (recipe) decorated with royal icing (recipe).
Chocolate Cupcake (recipe) with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting (recipe).
Bottom row (L to R)
Chocolate Cupcakes (recipe) with Chcolate Cream Cheese Frosting (recipe).
Chocolate Cupcakes (recipe), frosted, then topped with rolled fondant and a fondant bow.
Chocolate rolled cookies (recipe) decorated with royal icing (recipe).
*All images above by Glory Albin (Glorious Treats)
~ Details (above) ~
1.  Pink and brown cupcake liners from Simply Caked.
2.  Chocolate Macarons from The Macaronner.
3.  Fondant cupcake toppers by Kids Cakes.
4.  Heart shirt by Modern Frills.
5.  Personalized labels by Littlebeane Boutique.
6.  Pink treat bags by Shop Sweet Lulu.
7.  Bakers twine (color is Maraschino) by The Twinery.
8.  Handmade fabric banner by Blue Moon Studios.

*Images above by the shops listed 

19 comments

  1. Love all these because I LOVE LOVE everything about Valentine's Day!!

  2. What's not to love about Valentine's day and the lovely colors and fun decorations….This is such a delightful post!

  3. The cutest cupcake cookies ever! :)

  4. I love all of the pretty treats!

  5. How pretty and sweet they look! I'm about to embarking on a valentines day cookie baking spree of my own today so I may refer back for inspiration ;0)

  6. Everything is beautiful. Looking forward to the white chocolate/cranberry bar recipe. My family loves cranberries.

  7. Love the ideas!!! Always a huge fan of the Glory-ous cookies.

  8. Gorgeous post. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous. Did I mention beautiful…what I wouldn't give for the Glory touch (the Martha Stewart version of the midas touch) you make everything beautiful!

  9. Wow..just beautiful .. all of it!! I feel like a kid in a candy store when I look at your posts! :)

  10. Yum! I want to get some of those macaroons! All these are so pretty! You take amazing pictures! I hope you're going to post pictures from Joy's birthday soon!

  11. These are all soooo gorgeous and a huge inspiration – Valentines Day is not so big here but my mission will be to make it bigger – your blog is just looking better and better every time I check in -you are a star!

  12. Just beautiful. Thank you for sharing your ideas. :)

  13. These look amazingly delicious! Yum, thanks for sharing all these goodies and recipes! Featured them on my blog this week! Have a great weekend!

    Blessings to you,
    Holly
    http://hallelujahsbyholly.blogspot.com/2011/02/favorite-things-friday-my-mamas-sugar.html

  14. i LOVE this fun post! happy valentines day!!

  15. What a wonderful array of treats! I'm featuring as my Pinterest Pick for my Friday Favorites event this week. Come by, grab my featured button, and link up with us if you'd like!

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  17. The link of the cranberry chocolate bar doesn’t work anymore..

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