Valentines Day Gifts

Appy Valentine's Day

Caragh Little | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

Maybe, with life being so busy, we have to prearrange it all, even if it means that we all end up celebrating our love in one identikit packaged, shrink-wrapped night. And yet... something about all that prearranged perfection makes me want that Boredom app to vibrate on my wrist or phone.

Last Minute Love Tokens: Late Gift Inspo for Valentine's Day

Sarah McGiven | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

You will most likely plan to dash out when they're preoccupied with something else in order to lovingly surprise them with your thoughtful gift but by the time that moment comes it will be 20 minutes until the shops shut and you will be at least 30 minutes away from them anyway.

Valentine's Day: Share the Love - How to Buy Ethical Jewellery

Liz Earle | Posted 04.02.2017 | UK Style
Liz Earle

The raw materials used to make some of our most precious possessions are too often shrouded in secrecy. Gold, silver and precious gemstones can have a very murky past (think 'Blood Diamonds' and slave-labour mines), which is why provenance is all the more important here than in any other areas of the luxury goods market.

A Translation of Facebook Statuses on Valentine's Day

Pascale Day | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Pascale Day

V-Day for women is all about one-upmanship: "I see your hot air balloon ride and I raise you a hundred red roses!" Unless your proposal was sung to you by a large Disney flashmob atop a mountain at sunrise, you've essentially lost at Valentine's Day. That £200 Pandora necklace is just not going to cut it, my friend. Better luck next year.

Heart-Shaped Cupcake, Anyone?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

What better way to say "I love you" than with a heart-shaped cupcake? Recently, we unearthed what men of the internet consider to be their ideal Va...

Ladies, This Is What Your Man Really Wants For Valentine's Day...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Throw away all your preconceptions about your other half wanting aftershave or a new shirt for Valentine's Day. It would appear that the way to a ...

The Gift Guide For Men This Valentine's Day

Faye Jacobs | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

If you are struggling for gift inspiration for the man in your life this Valentine's Day, check out my list below for something a little different that wont break the bank. If your husband is anything like mine, he will genuinely want the gift to represent the thought and not the price tag so I have found some gorgeous, thoughtful and even novelty gifts which he should love!

15 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas For Her

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're looking for lavish gifts for the lovely lady in your life this Valentine's Day, then you've certainly come to the right place. No matter ...

Love Me Like You Do - 14 Budget-Friendly Valentine's Day Ideas

Chenice Clarke | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Chenice Clarke

Valentine's Day fast approaching here are my top 14 budget-friendly date and gift ideas that will leave both your partner and your bank account happy.

Worst Valentine's Day Gifts A Man Can Give (Including Herpes)

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your valiant Valentine just so happens to lack some creativity this Valentine's Day, fear not, we've all been there. We asked our lovely Faceboo...

Valentine's Gifts For Her: If You're Buying Underwear, Make Sure You Do It Right

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Fellas, if you're planning on buying your girlfriend/wife/lover* (*delete as appropriate) 'sexy' underwear this Valentine's Day, think carefully. B...

Who Has It Better on Valentine's Day: Couples or Singles?

Brett Harding | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Brett Harding

If you are in a relationship, you obviously can't hope Valentine's Day will just go away - and many argue that the romance has been taken out of the day by commercial companies peddling gifts, flowers, chocolates and all things heart-shaped.

Valentine's Day Gifts: Many Spend Nothing On Their Partner. Nothing At All.

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Almost a third of people who are in a relationship spend absolutely nothing on Valentine's Day gifts, according to a survey. While 29.1% spend noth...

Valentine's Gifts For Him: What He Really Wants (Get Your Mind Out Of The Gutter)

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Boyfriends, husbands, male lovers. They're a pain in the derriere at the best of times, especially when it comes to gift buying. Valentine's Day h...

78% Of Women Want Cosmetic Surgery For Valentine's Day, Says Unsurprising Survey

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Comedy

A surprising survey carried out by a cosmetic surgery advice website has found that most women would like cosmetic surgery for Valentine’s Day. ...

A Load of Guff? 78% Of Women Want Botox For Valentine's Day Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's official. Cupid's arrows are duds, or perhaps he's just given up on us re: Valentine's Day. What happened to giant bouquets of flowers, a hot ...

WATCH: How To Make A Valentine's Day Rose From A Coke Can

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Are you looking for a last-minute Valentine's Day gift? Did you forget to buy flowers on the way home and/or don't live anywhere near a petrol station...

Dried Tongue of Dove, Ground Fingernail, and Cat Flinging? Welcome to Valentine's of Yore

Kate L. Gould | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate L. Gould

Flowers, cards, jewellery, chocolate, dinner, champagne, and perfume are perfectly nice. They're pretty and pleasant - a delightful way to say 'I love you' - but in romance of yore, they would have won you neither maiden nor squire.

Valentine's - Christmas for Card Shops (and couples)

Dale Bilson | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dale Bilson

I once bought my dear dad a Father's Day card. He laughed, called me a silly sod, and asked how much money I'd wasted on it. My answer, £4.50, was ap...

Valentine's Day: The Only Day We Really Love Each Other?

Millie Cotton | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Millie Cotton

Even though this is my first Valentine's Day in four years with the shameful single status hanging over my head, I'm sincerely looking forward to this one more than the last. The beauty of being single on Valentine's Day is not having to succumb to the expectations of anyone, or anything, else

Charlie Thomas

Is Romance Dead? Figures Show We're Spending Less On Valentine's Day | Charlie Thomas | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK

Businesses normally look forward to 14 February as a much-needed boost after the highs and lows of the Christmas period, but new statistics show Brits...

Top Valentine's Day Chocolate Picks

Judith Lewis | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Lewis

These are just my top 10 suggestions from this year's Valentine's Day chocolate collection. What are your tried and true Valentine's chocolates or what would you like to get this year?

Valentine's Day Dos and Don'ts | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

It's no secret that some people love Valentine's Day while others view it simply as a day designed to con us out of our hard-earned cash. If this is your first Valentine's Day with your partner, it is important to find out which side they fall on.

Seven Sexy and Romantic Valentine's Day Ideas

Kate Thompson | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

Valentine's Day... commercial cliché or the perfect excuse for that stunning red corset you've been lusting after, and then an early night? Whatever you think of Valentine's Day, with its printed cards and over-priced flowers, it is the one day of the year we are all focused on love.

Why Everybody Should Love Valentines Day

Sarah Aston | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Aston

Valentines Day. Love it or hate it, once February hits you can't escape it. Shops everywhere bombard you with images of cupid, love-struck couples and cards featuring admittedly nauseatingly cute kittens mewing "I love you" whilst the question on everybody's lips is "What are you doing for Valentines Day?"