By Jemi Ekunkunbor
Valentine season is upon us and Cupid’s arrow will once again touch the hearts of lovers. If you are in any love relationship, you cannot pretend or fail to acknowledge such a day as Valentine’s day.Beside an ideal romantic dinner, you need to give gifts. Men in particular, should give the women in their lives, something to brag about. Don’t feel clueless about what to buy. Show that you are smart and you understand your partner.
The key to choosing a gift is to give her something she would like. The amount of naira spent won’t tell the whole story. Let your gift be thoughtful and romantic. It doesn’t have to be expensive just something to show that you care.
While some prefer romantic gifts, others prefer practical items that they can put to good use. Know your partner well and pick the gift that suits her. Just personalize your gift and be a bit more creative.
Perfume: This is one gift you can never go wrong with if you pick the right fragrance. Choose a fragrance that is seductively intoxicating. Smell sweet in rose, Jasmine or bergamot fragrances.
Sunglasses: Although sunglasses may not be as romantic as perfume, your diva wife would sure love a pair as this gives instant glam.
Shower Robe: Find one in pink or white.
Flowers: Flowers, especially Roses, have always been a thoughtful way to say “I love you”. But there are some flowers that beat roses. For the flower – loving woman, let her receive a bouquet of Daisies, lilies, orchids, or carnations. are also great for Valentine.
Aromatherapy Candles: Great scents create the right mood and appeal for the senses. Every woman loves this. Choose her Favourite scents.
Chocolates: The chocolate addict would love you more for being thoughtful. Keep her Favourite brand in view.
Delicious Cake: Who doesn’t love moist chocolate cake? Get her one garnished with her favourite fruits. Show how loving you can be by adding a bottle of her favourite wine.
Pashimina: This lovely Scarf of a Indian origin is a Favourite of many women and keeps you warm during the cold. Leave a piece of you with, something she can wrap herself in when she needs to feel your touch.
Juice extractor: The health conscious lover would glad to receive this gift. With this gift, you are not only being thoughtful but being practical as well.
Clutch Purse: Every woman needs to carry one of these every now and then especially on a night out on Valentine’s day. Make your pick from these choices.
Body care gift set: A partner who cares about wellness will appreciate this lovely, coconut lime luxury spa gift basket for a treat at the spa.
Make up kit: The beauty would definitely live this make up bag complete with your Favourite beauty items.
Best selling book: Is your wife an avid reader, this is the time to show you understand her. Present to her a pack of books from her Favourite best-selling author.
Mixer: Taking the burden of manual mixing of things in the kitchen says a lot about how much you care. The wife who loves to cook and bake will thank you for this.
Bluetooth Speaker: For the Tech savvy wife, meet her at the point of interest. Spoil her with this cute Bluetooth speaker or a nice mobile phone.
Elegant shoes: A fashion interior wife would always like to put her best foot forward. Choose a sleek, swanky pair and turn your bedroom to her runway.
Sexy Lengerie: Sexy, silk lingerie is a great romantic gift for your wife. However, if you are still dating, you’d need to be careful not to give the wrong hint with this.