So it's Valentines month and cupid is busy out and about doing its delightful little deeds, shooting arrows filled with uncontrollable love and desires at unassuming tushes everywhere. We here at SS is up to something else, our goal is to keep Valentines day around all year long. With so many pretty things out there it was kind of difficult to narrow it down to our favorites, but we did. Check out some of the fun things to get or things to do to keep that special feeling of Valentines Day going all year round!
I Promise Pillow Set
How about seeing your wedding day promises in your house year round? What a awesome way to keep that love flowing, don't you think? Oh how I would love to see these lounging around on my lazy boy. You can get these beauties over at Pressed Cotton. Get ready to be wowed, Pressed Cotton has tons of Lovelies to add to your shopping cart.
Looks delicious, doesn't it? Roasted potatoes in the shape of hearts. Cook this up for you and you honey today if you like. Run over to Haniela's blog she breaks down the fun recipe. Talking about spreading the love her recipes are amazing!
How cute are these GODTA Bowls from IKEA? Red dots and stripes really give the Valentine day feel, don't you think? Any hint of red is a welcome touch to love anytime of the year.
how about these amazing “Reasons I love You Stones” from www.redenvelope.com. Your loved one will certainly melt over these romantic stones. One side of each brushed-nickel token says "I love you" and the other bears a compelling reason, from "because you’re an inspiration" to "because I just do!" and "for always getting my jokes." It comes in a red faux-suede pouch. Stones: approx. 1 3/8"L. Exclusively from RedEnvelope at $29.95 and you can get yours here.
Stones read “I love you…” on the front, and a different “reason” on the back:
...for always getting my jokes
...because you're an inspiration
...because you are so much fun
...because of your great smile
...for being so giving
...because I just do!
...because you love me
...because you rock
...for your honesty
Guys, if you’re looking to really knock her sock off then you’re sure to accomplish that with this classic Return to Tiffany™ bead bracelet from Tiffany & Co. Every girl dreams of getting this legendary blue box for her sweetheart so if “wow” is the goal, then this is the item at $150.
Inspired by a design from 1969, this celebrated collection bears an inscription that reminds one that there's no place like Tiffany. Mini round tag in sterling silver on a bead bracelet. 7" long. Beads are 4 mm. Get your here.
<- How about these great looking paper red rose by West Elm. $36.00 for a set of 12. Can you guess the difference between these beauties and the real rose? Drum roll please!! That's right, you got it! They last forever. These roses are as pretty as a peach and as vibrant as that dozen you'll throw out in a couple of days. I opt for these, how about you?
<- So cute all year round, for in or out doors. Check out these creative seed starters. Create using coin envelopes, stamps and your favorite seeds.
True love rings
are the perfect gifts to give any time of the year. Wearing you & your loves initial daily is certain to keep the love alive and keep you smiling. We love this one created by Amy Cornwell. Get yours here.
So how many of you can talk about food all day or all year for that matter? Well, Red Velvet cake is one thing i can also eat year round, put on 20 lbs and not care a bit. It's just one of those things that can be eaten anytime and any place. When and where do you love to indulge in your Red Velvet moment? Me, midnight when everyone is asleep. I just hate to share. Grab the recipe over at My Baking Addiction. Jamie (of My Baking Addiction) says she's addicted to baking, but we're addicted to her! Wait until you see all her delicious recipes.
Next are these Puzzle Piece Hand Stamped Key chains from Maui Waui Stamping. How charming is this lovely set? We’re sure your spouse’s heart will be warmed with this crafty pair and with a price tag of only $15 it’s a sure win. The price includes both of these 22G Stainless Steel puzzle pieces with the wording “His One & Her Only” and a split key chain ring.
The "Her One" key chain is in hand written font with a plain heart while the "His Only" key chain is in cursive font with a fancy heart.
Well, if that doesn't get your attention then how about these Stainless Steel Hand Stamped Dog Tag and punched heart on 24" stainless steel chains. Keep in mind that these can be completely customized. Get yours here.
Ladies, if you’re the romantic type and need a to bring that spark back into your relationship then your guy will simply love you even more for this one. This hidden message tie is just to die for. Imagine yourself slipping a secret love note into the special pockets on the back of this tie.
All ties are handmade with tonal diagonal stripes and 100% silk. There’s a special pocket on the back where you can tuck secret love notes for him to find. Twenty five paper hearts are included for your messages, as well as a polished nickel heart charm engraved with the romantic sentiment “Here is my heart, guard it well.” This is exclusively from RedEnvelope for $49.95. Get yours here.