With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we picture the commerce industry rubbing its hands gleefully. Each year, we tell ourselves “this year will be different” and we won’t partake in the commercial hype. But, somehow we still end up running out to the shops, or browsing online through the recommended ‘gift ideas for your loved one’.
If you feel like you’re missing a trick, and wonder if you could show your love in a more thoughtful, considered way (but ensure you still end up in their ‘good books’), here are five alternative ways to show your love for someone on Valentine’s day.
1. Give them a sentimental gift
Get your favourite couple selfie printed on a canvas, or print it yourself and put it in a simple frame. Having happy memories visible around the house all year-round is a sure way to...