Valentines Day Gift Guide

February is the month of romance and Valentines Day is right around the corner!

 My partner and I don’t usually make a big fuss over Valentines Day and keep it relatively low key with a simple card and chocolates. However I’ve always been interested in the history of Valentines Day and the meaning behind the festivities.

I recently read that Valentines Day was derived from  ancient Rome where it was suggested  that an imprisoned man, Valentine sent the first “valentine” after he fell in love with a jailers daughter.  The letter was signed “From your Valentine”, a phrase that is still used to this day. Read the full article here: http://goo.gl/KJhIZF .

Anyhow, I decided to get into the Valentines Day spirit this year and create a simple gift guide for the Valentine in your life!

Valentines Day has often had the rap of only being celebrated by couples, but I don’t think you need to be in a relationship to celebrate the day. You can get into the Valentines Day spirit by gifting your girlfriends, parents or friends small gifts and make the day an enjoyable one.

Without a further adieu, simple gifts for men and women:

Valentines gifts for her

1) Tiffany and Co heart earnings, $210: http://goo.gl/0KEl0o

2) Moet & Chandon, $56.99: http://goo.gl/gqSbpU

3) Estee Lauder Lipstick Collection, $42: http://goo.gl/Jm2m8g

4) Tom Ford Deluxe Private Blend Mini Set, $395: http://goo.gl/iI3Flc

5) Heidi Klum Intimates, $69.95: http://goo.gl/Bbszx1

6) Koko Black 16 piece chocolate gift set, $36.50: http://goo.gl/LZ0LJ2

Don’t forget to add a cute/thoughtful card and a fresh bouquet of flowers with your gift!

gifts for him

Clockwise:

1) Aesop Bathroom Essentials, $100: http://goo.gl/CMJp9M

2) David Jones Boxer Shorts, $39.95: http://goo.gl/K9QbNf

3) Men’s Bracelet, $139: http://goo.gl/OmzIF1

4) Koko Black 36 Piece Chocolate Box, $75: http://goo.gl/PfjXDg 

5) Calvin Klein Obsession, $89: http://goo.gl/kHac0j

From your Valentine

Ash x

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