Valentine's Day Card Messages: What to Write in a Valentine’s Card

Valentine's Day Card Messages: What to Write in a Valentine’s Card

Unsure about what to write in a Valentine’s card? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! 

It’s time to break out the glitter pens and puffy stickers! With so many people to send cards to, it can be difficult to come up with unique and meaningful Valentine card messages for each. We're here to help, with a classic list of Valentine's Day card sayings!

Our list of Valentine's Day card messages is sure to put a smile on all of your loved ones' faces! Whether you want something a little sappy, something family-friendly, something that screams #friendshipgoals, or a good old pun, we've got you covered this Valentine's Day.

Lovey-Dovey: Valentine Messages for Boyfriend, Girlfriend, Husband, and Wife

Are you stuck trying to think of what to write in a Valentine’s card for your significant other? If so, we’re sure you will find some sweet inspiration from the examples below. 

  1. "You are the peanut butter to my jelly, the milk to my cookies, and the apple to my pie."

  2. "It's not my fault I fell in love — you're the one who tripped me. Happy Valentine's Day!"

  3. "Hey good looking! Happy Valentine's Day!"

  4. "I'm beyond excited that I get to spend the rest of my life with you! I love you!"

  5. "Happiness is being married to your best friend. I love you times infinity!"

  6. "You are the best thing to ever happen to me and I'm so lucky that I get to call you mine!"

  7. "I wish I could rearrange the alphabet and put U and I together."

  8. "On a scale of 1 to 10, I'd give you a nine — and I'm the 1 you need!"

  9. "Despite all of the candy and chocolate, I still think you're the sweetest thing this Valentine's Day!"

  10. "Did you know that you're just my type?"

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  2. Love You to the Moon and Back Pop-Up Card

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For the Fam: Valentine Messages for Mom, Grandma, Dad, and Kids

When it comes to knowing what to write in a Valentine’s card for your family, it can be a little daunting. Although you love your family, expressing it in a sentimental way is not always an everyday occurrence. Share the love with your family by choosing one of these cute Valentine's Day card messages: 

  1. "Happy Valentine's Day to my first-ever Valentine. I love you!"

  2. "Thank you for always answering the phone when I call. Happy Valentine's Day to the best mom out there!"

  3. "Thanks for always giving the best hugs! I love you!"

  4. "I appreciate you teaching me how to make mac and cheese before I left for college — thanks, dad! I love you so so so much!"

  5. "Happy Valentine's Day to the matriarch of our family! I love you so much, grandma!"

  6. "To my lovely child: We hope you're having fun at school and that have a wonderful Valentine's Day! We miss you!"

  7. "May your love and smile bring happiness to everyone around you this Valentine's Day!"

  8. "Thank you for being such an amazing mother to our children. I love you so much! Happy Valentine's Day!"

  9. "I love how you can always put a smile on my face after a long day of work! Happy Valentine's Day!"

  10. "Thanks for always answering my #adulting questions (No, I didn't know that I'm supposed to change my oil every 3,000 miles — so thanks!). Happy Valentine's Day! I love you!"

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  1. You Make My Heart Soar

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Friendship Goals: Valentine Messages for Friends

You’ve bought the perfect card for your bestie, but now you’re wondering what to write in their Valentine’s card. Don’t stress, we’ve got you covered! Here are some Valentine's Day card messages that are guaranteed to make your friends smile. 

  1. "#winewednesdays and you are the two loves of my life."

  2. "I love you more than I love pizza. Actually, maybe I love you more when you have pizza.

  3. "Happy Galentine's Day!"

  4. "My sister from another mister — Happy Valentine's Day! I love you more than words can ever express!"

  5. "Thank you for always letting me gush about my love life (or lack thereof)."

  6. "Happy Galentine's Day to the perfect pal-of-mine!"

  7. "Will you be my Galentine?"

  8. "Don't forget — sisters before misters. So where are you taking me on our date tonight?"

  9. "Thanks for always being available for a much-needed hug — you're the best! Happy Valentine's Day!"

  10. "Thank you for always being my brunch/lunch/dinner date! We love food almost as much as we love each other! Happy Pal-entine's Day!"

Finding a friendly Valentine’s Day card can be tricky, but we think your pal will love these light-hearted and funny options: 

  1. Drinks Are Best When Mixed with Friend Pop-Up Card

  2. I Love You From Head To-Ma-Toes Pop-Up Card

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Simple Valentine's Day Card Messages

Sometimes, a simple message is all you need to write to convey your love! If you’re feeling uninspired, try one of the following:

  1. You and me were meant to be.

  2. You make me smile!

  3. I love you to the moon and back!

  4. Being yours is a dream come true. Happy Valentine's Day!

  5. I love you just the way you are!

  6. I love you THIS much!

  7. I still fall in love with you every day.

  8. I didn't choose you, my heart did.

Funny Valentine's Day Card Messages

Everyone loves a good laugh, so why not make your loved one giggle with one of these Valentine’s Day card messages: 

  1. I know it’s cheesy but we’re meant to brie…

  2. If you were a bogey, I’d pick you! 

  3. I’m glad you’re as weird as me! Happy Valentine’s Day!

  4. You’re the French to my toast 

  5. Do you have an extra heart? Mine’s been stolen by you! 

  6. I’d let you have the last french fry. If that’s not love, I don’t know what is. Happy Valentine’s Day!

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What to Write in a Valentine's Card for Him

Surprise the special man in your love with one of the following Valentine’s Day card messages: 

  1. On Valentine’s Day and every day, next to you is my favorite place to be.

  2. Whenever I'm with you, wherever we are, I'm home.

  3. The longer we’re together, the closer we get. So happy we found each other.

  4. The best things in life are better with you. 

  5. You and me — it doesn’t get any better than us. 

  6. Thank you for making me laugh and smile every single day since the day we met. 

  7. Some women need red roses, a bottle of wine, and a box of chocolates to feel romantic. I just need you.

Looking for a special Valentine’s Day card for the man in your life? We think he’ll love one of these options:

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  2. I Lava You

  3. Gamer Love

  4. Old Fashioned Love

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What to Write in a Valentine's Card for Her

Surprise and delight the special woman in your life with one of these heartfelt Valentine’s Day messages: 

  1. Any day that gives me more reasons to kiss you is a great day to me.

  2. Beautiful doesn’t begin to describe you. And lucky doesn’t begin to describe me.

  3. I couldn’t even begin to understand what love was or how amazing life could be…until you.

  4. You are my Forever Valentine. And every year gets better and better.

  5. With a woman like you in my life, I really am the luckiest man in the world. I hope you have a Valentine's Day that is as incredible as you are. 

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Valentine’s Day Messages for Friends

  1. Happy Valentine's Day to my best friend in the world, I love you! 

  2. This holiday is for appreciating special people. I just want to say that I appreciate you! Happy Valentine’s Day.  

  3. Valentine's day is the perfect opportunity to say thanks for being such a special friend in my life.

  4. I was just thinking about all the people who matter to me this Valentine’s Day, and you popped right into my head. Happy Valentine’s Day to my special friend! 

  5. We may not be sweethearts, but “sweet” and “heart” are two words that will always remind me of our friendship. Happy Valentine’s Day. 

  6. You may not be my “significant other,” but you’re a very significant friend in my life. That’s why I’m thinking about you on Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day Messages for Family

  1. Happy Valentine’s day to my lovely family members. Spending my life with you all is the biggest blessing. 

  2. To my dear family, thanks for filling my life with positivity, support, and love. Happy Valentine’s Day. 

  3. To my dear family, Happy Valentine’s Day! I am very grateful to have you all in my life. 

  4. Happy Valentine’s Day to the most special family! I am lucky to have you. 

  5. Happy Valentine’s Day to my loving family! Wishing you a day filled with love and plenty of nice things! 

Pun-ny Valentines

Who doesn’t love a good pun?! If you’re looking to give your valentine a good giggle, try out our pun-friendly pop-up cards. 

Love Cat: The front cover of this love-filled pop-up card is a cheerful red complete with an adorable illustration of a smiling cat and a very punny greeting: "You're Purrfect!" Upon opening, two pink-cheeked kitties pop up to greet your recipient with smiling, furry faces as they sit side by side, their tales intertwining to form a love heart. To add some spice, consider writing one of these funny lines: 

  1. "I'm always feline good when I'm with you. I meow you very much."

  2. "You're my purrrfect Valentine!"

Love Dog: The front cover of this playful card is bright red and features the face of a cute black and white dog, surrounded by a few little hearts and holding a pink carnation with the words "I WUFF you!" written underneath. On the inside of the card, an adorable pair of 3D pups sit together atop a fun puppy-patterned background. To add to the pun factor, try one of the following messages: 

  1. "You are paw-sitively the best Valentine I could have asked for!"

  2. "I've got a serious bone to pick with you! Where's my Valentine's Day kiss?"

Red Rose Bouquet: This Red Floral Bouquet perfectly captures the magic of traditional flowers in a special way. The tied knot around the sturdy red vase covered with little drawn hearts represents an unbreakable bond between two people. Extending out of the vase is a beautiful arrangement of red paper roses. For even more romance, try adding a sweet Valentine’s Day card message such as:  

  1. "I love you a whole bunch!"

  2. "My love for you continues to bloom every day!"

Love Bear: This card is the perfect way to tell that special someone you love them. The red cover features a super cute laser-cut teddy bear design with heart embellishments. Open the card and an adorable teddy bear pops up with a lovely message for the recipient. Heart embellishments decorate the top corners of the blank card. Add a giggle-worthy pun to your Valentine’s Day card message such as: 

  1. "My life would be un-bear-able without you in it!"

  2. "I love you bear-y bear-y much!"

Hedgehog Valentine: A fresh take on this Lovepop favorite, Hedgehog Valentine is the perfect way to serenade your Valentine this year. Your crush will surely have heart eyes after seeing this endearing design. Send your college kid this lovely reminder that even though they may be far away, they'll always be your little hedgehog. Add one of these puns below for the extra laugh factor: 

  1. "Where’s my hedge-hug?"

  2. "You're looking sharp today!"

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