Valentine’s Day: The colour of romance
This Valentine's Day, give her a gift that'll have her seeing red (in a good way!)
Coming up short on gift ideas for your sweetie? Can’t find the perfect thing that’ll make her heart race? Well gentlemen, we’ve done all the hard work for you (surprise, surprise!) and here’s a list of gift ideas that are guaranteed to put a smile on her face.
Gifts for the perfect date
This ruby-red shade (Chanel Hydrabase Lipstick – No.70 Barcelona Red) will make both of you want to pucker up into the wee, wee hours of the morning.
Available at: all Chanel beauty counters across Canada, $34.
This pretty but sexy dress is perfect for a cozy Valentine’s dinner a deux. The corset style bodice make it super-sexy, while the eyelet pattern adds simple charm.
Available at: www.anthropologie.com ,$188US.
Invite her out on a night on the town and give the perfect occasion for wearing these sexy stilettos. Whisk her off for a night of dancing where you two will paint the town, well, red.
Available at: Aldo Stores across Canada, $109.99
This gorgeous red evening bag is made from red lambskin leather and features a crocodile-embossed structure. Perfect for a romantic night on the town.
Available at: www.swarovski.com, $400.
Help her vamp up her style with sexy nails that’ll drive you crazy. This sassy colour, part of OPI’s new Valentine’s Day collection is called Red Like Roses, and is the perfect way to pamper her sweetie. Maybe you two will end up spending the night in while you gently paint her toenails.
Available at: salons across Canada, call 1-800-341-9999 for salon locations, $12.50.
This little chiffon number will make both of your hearts race. The long, sheer bodice opens provocatively at the front and comes with a matching thong.
Available at: www.lasenza.com, $69.50.
Electronics and accessories on page 2.
Gifts because you love her!
This sleek red i-Pod (released to help support AIDS research) is the perfect accessory. Available in 4 GB and 8 GB models, this is the world’s best-selling digital music player and while the music won’t skip a beat, her heart just might!
Available at: Apple Store retail locations and the Apple Store online at www.apple.com
Shaped like a makeup compact, the Samsung SCH A220 phone by Telus is simply adorable. Keep in touch with your honey-bunny by giving her a phone she’s dying to use.
Available at: www.telusmobility.com, see web site for prices.
You just can’t go wrong with a stylish handbag, gentleman. She’ll love it — guaranteed! This over-sized GUESS shoulder bag features a large buckle and a crushed patent leather texture.
Available at: www.victoriasecret.com, $38USD
Delight her senses with this fabulously fragrant gift pack from The Body Shop. The Strawberry Delight gift set features an assortment of bath and body products that’ll make her feel (and smell!) great!
Available at: The Body Shop stores across Canada, $36.