Valentine’s Day card and gift ideas
Whether it’s a fancy gift or a heartfelt card, there’s no single answer as how to show your love this Valentine’s Day. Here's some inspiration to get you started.
Valentine's Day became popularised by famed writer William Shakespeare in stories such as A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Hamlet. It was later commercialised by Hallmark in the early 1900s with the start of Valentine’s Day cards.
So, whether you think Valentine's Day is romantic or commercialisation at its finest, there’s no doubt the 'day of love' gets people talking every February 14. From hearts and roses to cards and flowers, romance in Australia is big business - worth an approximate $1.1 billion to retailers.
Before you break the bank needlessly, here’s our easy guide for gifts and cards to give to someone special this Valentine’s Day.