Create the perfect Valentine’s Day with Royal Victoria Place

Valentine’s Day is coming and Royal Victoria Place has everything you need to plan the perfect 14th February. 

Go big and indulgent and treat someone you love to a pampering day out or an evening full of love. Discover thoughtful, eco-friendly gifts to suit their personality or go for a classic Valentine’s surprise (who can truly resist their favourite perfume, a gorgeous bouquet of flowers or delicious box of chocolates?). 

With beautiful jewellery, designer nightwear, menus for romantic nights in or fun nights out with your best friends, Royal Victoria Place is on hand to make Valentine’s Day something truly memorable this year (Fenwick also offer in-store appointments to help you choose the ultimate gift.)

Love (from friends and family to your other half) is in the air… 

 

Classic can’t-go-wrong Valentine’s gifts for her and him

A display of various Jo Malone fragrance items such as candles, and reed diffusers
Image provided by Fenwick

Head to Fenwick’s beauty hall for gorgeous perfumes and aftershaves courtesy of Jo Malone, Tom Ford and Maison Margiela, find Chanel and Dior at Boots or cleverly update your partner’s signature scent at The Perfume Shop (where you can find the newly launched Marc Jacobs Perfect EDT from 1st February). Don’t miss The Body Shop for sustainable and thoughtful grooming products and body lotions.

For indulgent bathing and body hampers, try L’Occitane’s Almond, Immortelle and Verbena and, for carefully curated beauty, don’t miss Mac for their brand new Hyper Real skincare featuring Japanese peony extract, hyaluronic acid, ceramides and this year’s wonder ingredient niacinamide and bestselling Ruby Woo lipstick. 

A lush gift box
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Lush has created a special 2023 Valentine’s range featuring limited-edition bath bombs, bubbleroons and bath melts made with ingredients like Fair Trade organic cocoa butter and luxurious essential oils – from Sicilian lemon to Pakistani rose absolute. From 3rd-14th February, you can also pick up their Fresh & Flowers Box in-store with the ‘freshest artisan cosmetics for the ultimate romantic experience’. 

A heart shaped box of chocolates
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Hotel Chocolat has Chocolate & Fizz collections plus boxes of colourful hearts and macarons and don’t forget to pick up a huge bouquet of flowers from Marks & Spencer – go for spring tulips and lilies as a refreshing alternative to red roses. 

 

Where to plan your Valentine’s Day out

For lunch and brunch or celebrating Palentine’s/Galentine’s, The Terrace at Fenwick features locally sourced ingredients with menus of breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea along with a carefully selected wine list complete with fizz. Taste Wells is also a must-visit with sandwiches, homemade lasagne and incredible cakes.

 

Little luxuries

Red lingerie and various other accessories.
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Want to gift something truly special? Royal Victoria Place is home to Ernest Jones with Cartier and Gucci keepsakes and their own line of gold, silver and gemstones while Burrells is known for its show-stopping watches from Chopard and Longines and beautiful jewellery. Visit diamond specialists Claybrooks to discover enduring gifts and Toulson Jones for bespoke buys including diamond rings, necklaces and earrings especially for Valentine’s. For a tailored gift, head to Pandora for personalised charms and heart designs. 

Treat them to the ultimate pamper with beauty and grooming treatments including manis, pedis and facials at Fenwick from Clarins, Aveda, Liz Earle, Dermalogica, Blink Brow and Nails Inc plus our independent specialists including Buzz Barbers, Belgravia Beauty, Calista Beauty, LA Hair and London Nail Co

Discover gorgeous lingerie at Fenwick and Marks & Spencer with PJ and boxer sets for him at Next or find spring/summer 2023 accessories at Hobbs, Oliver Bonas, Monsoon, Gas Station, Superdry, Accessorize and French Connection

 

Romantic meals at home

Various heart shaped and valentines day cakes and biscuits
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For wine, champagne and prosecco, delicious sharing menus and decadent desserts, Marks & Spencer’s huge selection of Valentine’s ideas is the place to plan the perfect night in. With mix and match offers on mains and sides alongside specially created limited edition buys, you’ll be utterly inspired. 

 

Gifts for friends, family and kids

Round pink hocolates with a bird face on front
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While you’re searching for the perfect gift for partners – don’t forget your other loved ones. Hotel Chocolat, HMV, Krispy Kreme, Oliver Bonas and independent store The Green Duck Emporium are brilliant for picking up little finds for all ages. Happy Valentine’s Day one and all. 

 

Finally, don’t forget your Valentine’s cards

Various valentines cards on a sideboard.
Image provided by Paperchase

Paperchase, Clinton Cards and WH Smith have you covered… 

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