Making The Most Of Valentine's
Day Gifts For Her
By Roy Thomsitt
Choosing a romantic gift for Valentine's Day for a woman should
be a pleasure, with thoughts and feelings of how much it will make her feel
loved, special and wanted.
To put emphasis on the special, then you should, first and foremost,
consider her and her individual likes and dislikes. Whether you are just
considering a gift of flowers, such as red roses, or a gift basket, it will not
be very romantic if you end up buying something which your Valentine does not
like or appreciate, and which clearly shows you do not have a clue about the
real her. Your gifts and tokens of love must come from the heart.
Valentine's Day comes but once a year, so why not make it just that, a day?
If your budget allows, and she can be available for the day, then try spending
some time thinking about what would make her very happy and spoilt, pampered,
and very much loved.
By planning a full Valentine Day, you will undoubtedly make her Valentine's
gift unique. In fact, the gift will be a series of gifts and events spread
throughout the day. Timing and order could be very important, and that is
something you will have to judge depending on your girlfriend or wife.
The permutations for a true Valentine "Day" are endless. If you first decide
what to include, then think about the best timing and order for her to get
maximum pleasure, the days itinerary will gradually full into place. For
example, if a romantic, candlelit evening meal is an essential, then you need to
get that booked well in advance and the time set. Should you believe she would
love to be pampered in a day spa for much of the morning, then that that too
would need to be booked well in advance, as would an afternoon makeover and
While it cannot be that much of a surprise as a day (after all she will need
to be asked to be available all day), you can keep the individual elements of
the day, and the physical gifts, secret. How is this for an example?:
1. A very beautiful Valentine Card on the breakfast table waiting her, or
delivered by courier to her door.
2. Early morning delivery of flowers to her home, or yours if you live
together. Including roses? Well, that's up to you, but more of that later.
3. A visit to a good day spa where she can be pampered from head to foot for
4. A light lunch somewhere that is a bit out of the ordinary, but relaxing
and with a warm and welcoming ambience. Maybe a floating restaurant if you have
one close enough, or anything else with a romantic touch.
5. It's off to the parlour for a hairdo, manicure, pedicure and makeover.
6. She'll be feeling on top of the world by now, a great time to go to a
boutique or two to find that perfect outfit for the evening meal.
7. Home on schedule, to await the delivery of a gift basket that includes a
bottle of her favorite wine (for later), some feminine and floral fragrances
including bath salts, so she can have a long relaxing soak in the bath before
going out for the meal.
8. While she's in the bath, hide a new bottle of a perfume she has always
wanted inside the new dress so she will find it as she gets ready for the
9. A wonderful candlelit meal, with her favorite choice of foods available;
a romantic ambience is a necessary to top off the evening.
10. As you order your dessert, a well timed flower delivery of fresh roses
delivered to the restaurant, and then your table. You'll need a reliable florist
and a bit of time watching for this!
11. Back home and an offer to open the wine.
12. While she is in the bathroom, replace the bedroom lighting with scented
candles, and place her last gift, some new lingerie, on the pillow to await her.
That is an expensive example, and please do not send me the bill. However, I
am sure you get the idea. Valentine's Day can be an experience, not just a card,
a rose, and a meal.
Valentine Day gifts for her article was written by Roy Thomsitt, owner
author of the
Romeo and Juliet Valentine's web site