At least a month ago, if not more, I began spotting Valentine’s Day cards, decorations and treats in stores and I remember thinking to myself “it’s too early!” Now here we are only 11 days away from the day of love. (And on the 23rd our wedding will be 6 months away!)
My fiance and I actually aren’t big on celebrating Valentine’s Day but there are lots of couples out there who do enjoy using the day to show each other just how much they love, care & appreciate one another. The possibilities of how you choose to celebrate are endless – the usual dinner & a movie, keeping it simple with flowers & chocolate or making a weekend trip out of it to a local getaway spot (like Whistler, for us Vancouverites).
Now depending on what you (or your man) has planned, you can’t go wrong with putting on a cute dress, nice jewelry and a pair of heels. Granted it is still pretty cold out so you might want to add some tights and put on a warm coat! Even though we’re just planning on staying in and cooking a nice dinner while enjoying some wine, I probably will still throw on a dress. I love any excuse to get dressed up so why not? We’re also attending one of my dear friends’ weddings the following day so it’s definitely going to be a weekend full of celebrating love!
Here are a few outfit ideas if you’re planning on doing some shopping this week for a new outfit, although some of you may be having a wardrobe change after dinner.