It’s the one day of the year fully dedicated to your other half: Valentine’s Day. Whether you spend it with your bae or with your bestie, it’s a delightful time to celebrate and find something to dazzle your loved ones. We’ve rounded up some of the best things to do and to gift this year — from a romantic houseboat stay to making a pair of commitment rings together, there’s something for everyone.
Whether you’re doing one of these activities together, or gifting it to a loved one who cares more about fun experiences than physical presents, you can be sure you’re breaking out of the tired candlelit dinner narrative to do something new this Valentine’s.
Bespoke Footwear — ShoeArtistry
This Valentine’s Day, surprise your loved ones with a beautiful pair of Made-to-order (MTO) Handmade Leather Shoes from ShoeArtistry. Tailor-made to personal taste, select from various styles, luxurious leathers, colours, and sole options. Celebrate his individuality with fine design adjustments and expert craftsmanship that ensures durability and distinction. For her, choose from essential ballet flats to versatile neutral heels for the best style and comfort. Starting with a personalised consultation with their expert team for the perfect fit, or opt for their high-density insoles or a custom 3D printed Phits Insole for unmatched comfort and support.
Don’t miss the exclusive Valentine’s Day promotion: 20% off the first pair and 24% off the second in February! Visit their PMQ shop or book an appointment online now.
Valentine’s Day 2024 Promotion
20% off first pair & 24% off second pair (Made-to-order (MTO) only)
Shop: Unit S603, 6/F, Block A, PMQ, Central
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Brave the wilderness with a loved one in Yuen Long for Valentine’s Day – snuggle up in an air-conditioned stargazing tent, cook dinner at your dedicated BBQ site outside your tent, and spend some long hours planning for the future on your hammock. Minutes from Ha Pak Nai Beach, a strawberry farm, and pet-friendly as well, this will be a lovely way to celebrate the day of love with a friend or partner come February 14th.
Where: Pastoral Glamping, Shui Lau Tin Tsuen, Shek Kong Airfield Rd, Shek Kong, Pat Heung
Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to pamper yourself and your loved ones! Indulge in luscious full-body massages that leave you feeling rejuvenated, facials that whisk you away for a few hours, and enjoy the expert touch of skilled therapists. Hong Kong is not short of luxurious spas for the ultimate relaxation and self-care experiences. Head to our guide to the best spas and massages, and discover the top places to treat your date to a romantic pampering session!
The renowned French Perfumer presents a special Valentine’s Day limited-edition candle set designed to enchant and delight. The limited-edition candle set features the bestselling scents, Baies and Roses, adorned in a playful and pop-inspired design. Baies and Roses, known for their captivating blend of green notes and blooming rose bushes, symbolize encounters and unions, both of hearts and scents. The candles’ iconic oval shapes intertwine in shades of fuchsia and pale pink to form a heart, evoking a sense of romance. Additionally, customers will receive a complimentary Valentine’s Day Limited match box upon purchase of the Duo or any items (including 1 candle) of HK$1,200 in-store and online.
Know a photographer that’s been looking for a bag to carry their gear? GRAMS28’s 133 Essential Case Max is not only functional, but also classy and sophisticated, making it a standout choice for carrying shooting equipment to and from semi-formal and formal occasions. Thoughtfully designed for modern living while echoing the principles of classic luxury, GRAMS28’s products stand at the intersection of luxury and functionality. Crafted using full-grain leather from Italy and created to be practical to the modern man, these products will show your consideration and affection for your loved ones.
Intimate Toy — LELO
Embark on a journey of passion this Valentine’s Day with LELO. It’s the small moments that create the biggest sparks; so they offer all the tools and insights you need to keep that flame burning bright. This Valentine’s Day, let their two innovate products, SIRI 3 and HUGO 2, to elevate your intimate experiences and bring a new level of satisfaction to your moments of connection.
Why not take your romantic dinner into your own hands? Gather your loved one’s favourite booze or other drink of choice (bubble tea is strongly suggested for a lady friend), some cured meat and cheese, maybe some sweet treats – or if you’d like to have all the work done for you, get a ready-made picnic set, which often comes with a cute checkered blanket and all your treats in a basket, ready to whisk you into your dining in a whimsical forest dream.
Spoil your significant other this Valentine’s Day with an indulgent meal for two at one of Hong Kong’s hotspots. A candlelit dinner with your valentine is classic, but how about a lunch or brunch that extends until sunset? From harbourside fine dining to al-fresco surf n’ turf, we’ve rounded up a list of some of the most romantic — and delicious — Valentine’s Day menus your date will be impressed by, or for those riding solo this year, some self-love.
Gifting something that your loved one can wear often shows that you pay attention to what they like and is practical, akin to gifting a beautiful household gadget. They already wanted to use or wear a particular item, but now everytime they pick it up, they are reminded of your love. Shop locally this Valentine’s Day from one of Hong Kong’s many independent brands creating sustainable, high-quality apparel and accessories.
Showcasing nature’s beauty to match your partner’s, and highlighting the fleeting nature of existence so we can appreciate the moment at hand, you can’t go wrong gifting your Valentine a bunch of their favourite flowers. A bouquet can instantly elevate the average date with a note of extravagance and thoughtfulness. From elaborate flower arrangements to a simple houseplant for their personal space, Hong Kong has flower shops that will cater to all your needs.
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