Updated: Mar 14
There are always so many ideas for Valentine's Day but here are some that are unusual, fun, delicious, and help small businesses.
Valentine's Day Gift Guide
Unusual, Fun, and Delicious Gifts For Valentine's Day
Cupcake Floral Bouquet - TracyBakes
Based in Edinburgh, Tracy at Tracy Bakes makes the most amazing floral cupcake bouquets for all occasions. Starting from a bouquet of seven at £35. Prefer a box? A box of six or twelve is also available.
How incredible are these! Too beautiful to eat?
Chocolate Heart - Chocolate & Pastry Bar
Have you visited the Chocolate & Pastry Bar at Edinburgh's West end yet? There is a wide selection of delicious chocolate, and pastries but also savory bites too. You can either sit in, take away or arrange delivery. Throughout the year there are incredible delights including right now, including this beautiful chocolate heart in time for Valentine's Day.
Chocolate Covered Strawberries - Ettles Designs
Ettles Designs also based in Edinburgh, offers a variety of strawberries, white, dark, and milk chocolate, as well as gift sets like the one below.
Hand Blown Glass Hearts - Bath Aqua Glass
A little further afield is Bath Aqua Glass. As well as this beautiful glass-coloured heart they do a wide selection of handcrafted/blown glass gifts. Maybe you might like to book one of the glass-blowing experiences?
Rose Terrarium - Moss & Fern
Quirky Valentine's Day Gift Cards - M D Harding Travel Photography
Cocktails - Crafty Connoisseur
Any time of year is the perfect time for cocktails! Have you heard about the range from Crafty Connoisseur? Based in Edinburgh, the crafty duo is Steve & Brenda McKenzie. Inspiring others to make their own crafty cocktails.
Boudoir Photoshoot - Vanity Studios
Gift a session to someone special, or book in as a couple to get photos you’ll both love. Or if you simply want to treat yourself as a reminder of just how gorgeous you are, then why not!?
Vanity Studios offers private boudoir photoshoots with a professional photographer in a gorgeous studio. Get a series of images to get your partner excited or do a shoot together and let your imagination loose.
Vanity Studios offers fully professional photoshoots. Each shoot includes a makeup artist to ensure you get the look you want. They will even style your hair for you. Bring along your favourite outfits (sexy or otherwise) and get ready to be wowed with some stunning photos that you’ll treasure forever.
Since 2009, Vanity Studios has been providing clients with high-quality professional photos and an excellent photoshoot experience. The team of photographers and make-up artists ensures each client receives bespoke photography that meets their requirements.
Photoshoots start at £125 including two images. Vanity Studios is based in Shoreditch, London.
For more information / to book: https://vanitystudios.co.uk/boudoir-photoshoot/
Pampering For Chocoholics
Chocolate is great throughout the year (wink) but have you ever thought about a chocolate pampering session. It is incredible! The smell divine but don't try to eat it (haha).
Discover more in pampering for chocoholics.
Hand Sculpture - Casting Memories Forever
Create your very own sculpture with an experience at Casting Memories Forever. Capturing a memory in a unique and sentimental way.
An appointment lasts 30 - 40 minutes with the impression of the hands taking 5 - 10 minutes.
This perfect gift for Valentine's Day is £225.
I hope you have enjoyed reading and are inspired by these beautiful Valentine's Day gifts. Do you have an offer, product, or service you would like to promote? Get in touch via email at enquiries@MDHardingTravelPhotography.com
Until next time...