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Love is in the Air – Valentines Gift Ideas for Someone Special

It is the time of year again to take the time to tell that special somebody that you love them. If you are single, then that is no excuse not to celebrate – treat yourself to something special. If you are not sure what the best gift for that person in your life and are a bit bored of the idea of flowers, teddy bears and chocolates, then these are a few ideas for some more unusual and unique valentines’ gifts…

A Romantic Trip – This doesn’t have to break the bank. A trip away is a special opportunity for you to have some quality time as a couple doing what you love. If you want to push the boat out go for a romantic weekend in Paris, but there are so many amazing places closer to home too. If you want to unwind and relax, head to the countryside, and find a quaint country cottage to rent. If you are more into a city break, then head to London or Birmingham – serviced apartments Birmingham based http://www.8waterloostreet.co.uk/ are a great place to stay and explore this buzzing city. And you are not short of fantastic restaurants for a romantic evening out.


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Great Gadgets – Gadgets are not just for computer lovers – for people who love pampering, how about a romantic back massanger? You can get some amazing massage gadgets – perfect for a romantic night in! If you or your other half are chocolate lovers, then how about a chocolate fountain? The ultimate luxury treats, serve with strawberries and marshmallows to dunk in the chocolate. Display next to a bouquet of roses for a special valentines’ surprise.


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A Homemade Gift -Nothing is more special than a homemade gift. Something that you have taken the time and put thought into is a great way to show your love for someone. You don’t have to be really artistic to make a lovely homemade gift either. There are some amazing tutorials online for making homemade gifts. How about making a scented candle with a scent your other half loves? Maybe a practical gift, like a homemade cushion cover or you could even have a go at knitting a scarf. A favorite photograph of the two of you is a great personal gift, and you make your own frame to make it extra special.