A special Valentine’s Day gift comes from the heart. Putting effort, imagination and work in creating the perfect gift will make your partner much happier than simply purchasing candies and roses.
Trying to create a Valentine’s Day gift all by yourself is often time-consuming, but the effort is worth it if you are willing to truly surprise your loved one. Forget about purchasing another clichéd love token and start using your creative abilities.
A special present can be both inexpensive and romantic. Think of a gift that will surprise and make your partner happy. Then put up your sleeves and start working. To make the celebration even grander, consider a surprising Valentine’s date. Bringing the unusual date and the creative gift together will turn February 14 into a splendid love celebration that the two of you will remember for years to come. Here’s a list of creative Valentine’s Day gift ideas that will make your celebration special this year.
Creative Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
A Photo Album
Find photos that trace the manner in which your relationship evolved over the years. Rediscover the images from the early days of your infatuation and the visuals that stand as evidence of each coming stage.
Work on creating a beautiful photo album that puts together all the wonderful memories you have. Combine those with witty notes, love quotes and all the statements that describe the feelings you have for your partner.
The album could also contain small objects and special items that hold meaning for both of you. Maybe you still keep a special card or a love letter. Incorporate those into the album to bring back all the wonderful moments you had together.
Write a Song or a Poem
Try to put the special words that you would like to use in addressing your partner in a song or a poem.
Nothing could be more romantic than your attempts to create a unique piece dedicated to and inspired by someone special.
You will make your partner even happier if on Valentine’s Day you perform the poem or song. Practice and examine the details to make the occasion perfectly romantic and touching.
Create a Calendar
You need basic design skills or the help of a friend to create a calendar. The only professional involvement needed will be printing it out.
Make a theme calendar dedicated to your loved one. Select favorite pictures that will be used as image for each month’s presentation. You might be able to find online templates that will ask you to simply paste the image you would like to use.
You can include favorite quotes or your own ideas about love to make the gift more personal and romantic.
Valentine’s Day Creative Date Ideas
Turn Your House in the Most Romantic Place on Earth
One of the most romantic Valentine’s Day date ideas involves redecorating your own home to turn it into the most romantic place on earth. Taking someone to a fancy restaurant is the easiest option available. Working on creating the ambience yourself will make the occasion special.
Use candles, prepare a special meal and select the romantic music that will create your Valentine’s Day atmosphere. Think of the dishes carefully, try finding a bottle or two of quality wine to accompany the meal.
A private dance party for two could follow your dinner. Dancing is one of the most sensual and passionate activities, which will bring a special mood. Consider each detail of the evening and incorporate your favorite activities to please your partner and make the occasion special and memorable.
Recreate Your First Date
Show your partner that you remember each detail of your love story. Recreate your first date on this Valentine’s Day.
Remembering each detail of your first moments together will stun your partner. It will show that you cared enough and that the first date was truly special.
Try to recreate this first date in its entirety – from the location to the dishes and following activities. Make sure that all preparations are secretive enough.
Select a Special Place
Selecting a special location is important for a memorable Valentine’s Day date. Try to accomplish the unachievable. Putting extra effort in that date will show that you truly care.
Organizing a romantic dinner at the roof of a high building that reveals a breath-taking view of the city is one option.
Taking your partner to a night-time, candlelit picnic is another unusual idea.
You could probably take your loved one to a theater play and a concert and ask the performers to make a special statement. The unusual location combined with the surprise will sweep your loved one off their feet.
Remember that a Valentine’s Day gift or date can be inexpensive and very special. All you need to do is put all your effort and creativity in it. When the idea comes straight from the heart, it will be appreciated.