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Great Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

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Cynics say that Valentine’s Day is a fallacy invented by the greeting cards industry to increase
our
overdraft, just in case the Christmas credit card bill is starting to subside. Arguably the worst thing
about
Valentine’s Day is hitting the shops, usually at the last minute, to join everyone else in a manic search
for
a tasteful gift. If the thought of Oxford Street on 13 February makes you feel ill then sort out
your
Valentine’s Day gifts by shopping online this year.  B...



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engagement rings, wedding bands, jewellery, bride, groom, wedding party



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Cynics say that Valentine’s Day is a fallacy invented by the greeting cards industry to increase
our
overdraft, just in case the Christmas credit card bill is starting to subside. Arguably the worst thing
about
Valentine’s Day is hitting the shops, usually at the last minute, to join everyone else in a manic search
for
a tasteful gift. If the thought of Oxford Street on 13 February makes you feel ill then sort out
your
Valentine’s Day gifts by shopping online this year.         Brief History of Valentine’s DayyyWhat is so
special February? Theories on the subject abound, but this one is just too romantic to ignore. Although the
about 14
Catholic Church currently recognises three different saints named Valentine who were martyred on 14 February,
the most likely contender is a Roman priest from the third century, Bishop Valentine. At this time, Emperor
Claudius feared that young men who were married were less likely to join his legions of soldiers than single
men, so he banned marriage. However, the Catholic Bishop Valentine believed that marriage was a holy
institution desired by God, so he secretly continued to marry young couples. Claudius discovered that
Valentine was disobeying his orders, so he was thrown in jail. There, he fell in love with his jailer
’s
daughter, and legend has it that he sent her a note, shortly before his death, signed “From Your Valentine
”.
鍐鍐Proposing on Valentine’s Day???Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to propose to your loved one, and
everyone the perfect proposal is accompanied by the perfect ring.
knows that                                                                 One of the best-known high street
jewellers in the UK is H.Samuel, and you can be sure that you will find something to suit your taste and
budget from their range. Their engagement ring selection is ordered by price, metal, stone setting and brand
for easy browsing and their Forever Diamonds ( http://www.hsamuel.co.uk/webstore/browse/N/56+4294966913 )
range takes an interesting twist on the engagement ring by engraving the word ‘FOREVER’ on the inside of the
band. What’s more, the ‘O’ of Forever is set with a twinkling brilliant cut diamond, to make it an
extra life-long gift for Valentines day.. Of course, finding the right engagement ring is something
special
you want to put significant time and effort into. Another of the UK's leading jewellers, Ernest Jones
will
(
http://www.ernestjones.co.uk ), will help with your decision by providing expert advice on what to look
for selecting a diamond ring. From choosing the shape of the diamond to getting the correct ring size, taking
when
the time to do your research beforehand will give you extra peace of mind as you pluck up the courage to ask
the big question...Valentine’s CardsssEven if you’re not proposing come February 14th, a Valentines card
is
still a great way to mark the occasion. A great way to make your card meaningful, without breaking the bank,
is to create a card yourself, and there are loads of great websites to help you...If you want a real-life,
physical card, it’s easy to find a website where, for just a few quid, you can choose from a selection
of
cards from recognised brands such as Me to You, and then personalise them as much as you like by changing the
words and colours on the card. You can even upload your own photographs. Then have the printed card sent
either to you, or better still, have it sent anonymously direct to your recipient.        There are even
sites are completely free. Many have an enormous range of cards for Valentine’s Day and you’re bound to find
which
something suitable to be emailed to your sweetheart...Inexpensive and Creative Valentine’s Giftsss• Make
a
book of vouchers for your partner, including a voucher to spend a day with his mates or with her girly
friends, a voucher to get out of an argument for free, a voucher for a massage after a long day, or anything
else you can think of...• Take the time to create a playlist for their iPod, so on a miserable journey
to work be cheered up by a whole hour of meaningful songs that will remind them of special times...• Dig
they can
out your old photos, and create a collage of all of the best photos of the two of you.
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it with
FlowersssIf your other half has traditional taste, a bouquet of flowers makes a romantic, old-fashioned
Valentine’s Day gift. Probably the best known name in the floral world is Interflora, which encompasses a huge
network of florists nationwide. You can order online, or call your local florist to discuss what you
would There is a growing trend for women to buy flowers for men on Valentine’s Day. Interflora has a great
like.
selection of designer arrangements, which might just hit the spot.

				
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