Valentines Day

Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with fresh flowers and hampers filled with love. Here are some tips and ideas how to celebrate Valentine’s Day, what flowers are best to send and what gifts to buy for him. Don’t forget to include an original romantic message in your card! Happy Valentine’s Day!

How to Avoid Getting Ripped off on Valentine’s Day

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How to Avoid Getting Ripped off on Valentine’s Day

For a florist, Valentine’s Day is most certainly the busiest and often the most profitable day of the year. To avoid spending more than you should, it’s important to follow a few tips and tricks when it comes to buying flowers for a loved one to ensure you get the best deal. A florist may try to persuade you to buy cheaper flowers The likes of coloured roses are always easier to get hold of than red roses. For a florist, they’re the most cost-effective option. If your florist is trying to persuade you to buy something other than what you came...

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13 Unique Places to Spend Valentines Day 2017 in London

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13 Unique Places to Spend Valentines Day 2017 in London

With the most loved-up day of the year just around the corner, it’s time to start planning! From champagne dinner cruises to Valentine’s Day adventures, to poetry reading classes and must-see flower festivals, there are a number of London-based activities to choose from… The London Eye Champagne Experience The Coca-Cola London Eye champagne experience is one way to make your Valentine’s date sparkle this season. Whilst admiring the picturesque panoramic views, sit back and enjoy a glass of Pommery Brut Royal champagne. Want to make the day...

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Valentine’s Day 2017 – 10+ Ways to Celebrate Love in all Forms

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Valentine’s Day 2017 – 10+ Ways to Celebrate Love in all Forms

Valentines Day 2017 is almost upon us! It’s at this time of the year, loved ones exchange cards and gifts in the shape of romantic experiences, chocolates and flowers. However, Valentine’s Day isn’t solely about romantic surprises, but also about celebrating love in all shapes and forms. 1. Celebrate friendship Just as your partner means a great deal to you romantically, your friends most likely also hold a special place in your heart. Show those around you how much appreciate them with a personalised gift, such as a photo...

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50+ Beautiful Quotes about Love

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50+ Beautiful Quotes about Love

Don’t leave romance just for Valentine’s Day. Show your significant other much he or she means to you by sending some fresh flowers and add one of these beautiful quotes about love! 50+ Beautiful Quotes about Love The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever. The Notebook The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.  Helen...

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Proposing on Valentine’s Day? Here are 7 original ways to do it

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Proposing on Valentine’s Day? Here are 7 original ways to do it

Proposing on Valentine’s Day is always a good idea. Whether you choose to go all out or keep it low key, there are a number of ways to pop the question…and not all of them have to cost the earth! Read on to discover a few of our favourite proposal ideas, that might provide a little inspiration if you’re on the verge of popping one of life’s biggest questions… 1. Old Memories Do you have a great story of how the two of you met? Returning to your favourite spot not only proves you remember the exact moment you crossed paths, it’s a...

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for tight budget

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for tight budget

Did you know that men in the UK spend on average £26 on Valentine’s Day Gifts for their other half? Do you fall in this category or are you trying to stretch your budget even further and get something on a cheaper side? The good news is that there is plenty to choose from even though your budget is pretty limited. Here are few tips to keep in mind before you start shopping: 1. What does she like? Get your priorities right and find out what she likes. Is it chocolates? Flowers? Fancy lingerie? Jewelry? Or a combination of all of these?...

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11 weird valentines day traditions from around the world

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11 weird valentines day traditions from around the world

Valentine’s Day, a festival of love, is an event celebrated all over the world. Whilst some nationalities present their partners with bouquets of flowers and handmade chocolates, others walk through frozen fields bare foot! Read on to discover some of the world’s most weird and wonderful traditions…                                                                    ...

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What can you learn about Love from Disney characters?

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What can you learn about Love from Disney characters?

Did you know you can learn a lot about love also from Disney? Here are some of the classic lines that you might not remember, but they teach you a lot about love. Which one is your favourite? 1.The Lion King “Can you feel the love tonight? The peace the evening brings? The world, for once, in perfect harmony, with all its living things.” 2. Frozen “Some people are worth melting for.” 3.  The Little Mermaid “Far better than any dream girl is one of flesh and blood. One warm, and caring, and right before your...

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7 Valentine’s Day stories that will instantly cheer you up

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7 Valentine’s Day stories that will instantly cheer you up

As you probably know, a well planned event or surprise is likely to go wrong especially if you put a lot of effort into it. Especially so on Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning an intimate dinner at home, surprise gift delivery at unexpected place, or even a proposal – be always ready with a plan B. These stories are an example that not everything works out the way you wanted! Do they sound familiar? Do you have your own story to contribute? Leave a comment below. 1. Sign gone Wrong Things can go wrong even though you...

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5 Lovely Valentine’s Day Alternatives for Fresh Cut Flowers

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5 Lovely Valentine’s Day Alternatives for Fresh Cut Flowers

Fresh cut flowers are not only a great Valentine’s Day gift; they’re a vibrant and fragrant addition to the home. However, there is one down side – their life expectancy! This is when investing in an alternative that lasts a little longer is a must! Read on to discover our top picks for alternative floral gifts this Valentine’s Day… 1. Pink Phalaenopsis Orchid Described as a flutter of swallowtail butterflies flitting out of a magician’s hat, this picture-perfect creation is a great alternative to fresh cut flowers....

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What gifts you should absolutely avoid on Valentine’s Day

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What gifts you should absolutely avoid on Valentine’s Day

To save yourself a lot of unnecessary grief on Valentine’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of ‘what not to buy your loved one’ this year. Read on to learn more about the gifts that you absolutely, positively, should most definitely avoid… 15 Gifts to Avoid on Valentine’s Day 1.Gym membership – You may think you’ve hit the nail on the head with this gift, especially if the gym you’ve chosen is a state-of-the-art, modern-day workout studio, when in fact your other half will most likely think you’re implying she needs to get in shape! Women...

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15 best free Valentine’s ideas for him

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15 best free Valentine’s ideas for him

Valentine’s Day should never be about how much you spend on a loved one, but instead, about how much thought goes into your gift idea. So what can you get for your other half that reflects just this? Here’s a few ideas… 1. A handmade card Do you have any silly pictures of your loved one and yourself lying around the house? Why not make a personalised card using an old photo. Or just draw something cute from scratch. Asides from showing him you’re willing to take the time to make something from scratch, this idea is a great way to spark up old...

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How to choose the right flowers for Valentine’s Day

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How to choose the right flowers for Valentine’s Day

As well as chocolates and candlelit dinners, flowers are the face of Valentine’s Day. From a single rose to an extravagant floral arrangement, there are plenty of styles, colours and designs to choose from. But how do you go about making the right choice? Roses aren’t just red… Many may think of roses as a cliché option for Valentine’s Day, however, you may be surprised to learn that there are over 100 species to choose from. When buying them as a Valentine’s Day gift, the most popular colours are red, pink and white. Each shade has its very...

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How to stand out from crowd on Valentine’s Day

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How to stand out from crowd on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start looking for the perfect gift for your loved one! It’s common knowledge that women compare gifts with their friends, family and colleagues. Sometimes, Valentine’s Day becomes a friendly competition to see who gets the best bouquet delivered to the office! So why not come up with a new way to surprise your significant other…and all of her associates! Alternative gifts From rose red typewriters (perfect for writing secret love notes to one and other) to wearable flowers...

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide by SerenataFlowers.com

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide by SerenataFlowers.com

Are you spending Valentine’s Day with a loved one, a sister, a brother or a friend? If you’re looking for inspiration, you’ve certainly come to the right place, as we have an array of romantic and non-romantic gift ideas for you to choose from. From gifts for him, to gifts for her, to presents for the entire family – read on to find out how to wow your Valentine this Year, regardless of whether you’re on a budget or not. So here it is, our ultimate Valentine’s Day Guide that covers your nearest and dearest....

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13 ways to Say I Love You

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13 ways to Say I Love You

We’ve all been in that awkward situation when you know you love someone but just don’t quite know how to express it. And it all gets a lot more complicated when Christmas is around the corner! If you’re currently wracking your brain, trying to find the perfect way to say those three important words: I love you, you’ll be pleased to know that we have a list of the top 13 ways to tell your partner just how much you love them. The iPhone style love message As we’re the age of technology, it’s likely your partner spends more time on their iPhone...

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Last minute Valentine’s Day survival guide

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Last minute Valentine’s Day survival guide

The day of love is just around the corner (comes around fast doesn’t it!) but while many lovers will be eagerly awaiting their surprises some will be in a state of blind panic as they realise they still haven’t got anything sorted. But just because you’ve left your present buying to the last minute doesn’t mean you have to grab the first cuddly toy you see and pay through the nose for it! Our ultimate survival guide will give you all the tips you need to have a truly special Valentine’s Day no matter how late you leave it to organise. Well...

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All you need to know about Valentine’s Day

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All you need to know about Valentine’s Day

All you need to know about Valentine’s Day Aww… February 14. The day when love is in the air and life is good. You’ve obviously heard of it before – and probably celebrated it at least once or twice – but do you actually know what it’s all about? Luckily for you, we have all the answers. Saint Valentine who? The day of hearts and flowers is recognised throughout the world but did you know that it was one man that started the whole event?  Proof that the male species are not as incapable of romance as they’d like us to believe, the story...

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10 weird facts about Valentine’s Day

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10 weird facts about Valentine’s Day

Millions of people celebrate Valentine’s Day on 14 February every year – but just how much do you actually know about the celebration and how it got started? These ten interesting facts should shed some light on a few things you probably didn’t know about the day of love. 1. Valentine’s Day started as a form of rebellion The most popular theory about Valentine’s Day origin is that Emperor Claudius II didn’t want Roman men to marry during wartime. Saint Valentine went against his wishes and performed secret weddings, which means...

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Funny Valentine’s Day Cards

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Funny Valentine’s Day Cards

Funny Valentine’s Day Cards Valentine’s Day is almost a month away and with that in mind we put together a selection of some very unique and funny approaches to Valentine’s Day cards! Who says love has to be all serious & old-fashioned? The internet if full of crazy and original ideas of how to impress your Cupid this Valentine’s day, here are just a few for inspiration! Which one is your favourite? Source: huffingtonpost.co.uk, trendhunter.com &...

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Valentine’s Day flowers guide

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Valentine’s Day flowers guide

Valentine’s Day is celebrated around the world every year on February the 14th and is a time when those in love display their feelings through gifts, dates and flowers. The history of Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day began many years ago and is thought to have come about due to Saint Valentine of Rome. Saint Valentine was imprisoned in Rome for illegally marrying soldiers to their loves despite the fact they were forbidden to marry by the state. The Roman Emperor believed that once married, men made terrible soldiers and as a result put a ban...

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Romantic flowers: a guide for perplexed paramours

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Romantic flowers: a guide for perplexed paramours

“Send someone a bunch of long-distance kisses; It’s a gesture that’s quaintly old fashioned, But you’ll weaken the knees of the trendiest lover With sweet petals that whisper of passion.” There’s this girl, you see (it always starts like that, doesn’t it?). And you’ve got your eye on her (or your arm round her, or you heart in her pocket). And you’d like to send her some flowers. And you’ve got absolutely no clue how to choose the right ones. Well, sigh no more, gentlemen, sigh no more. If romance and flowers are on the agenda,...

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