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This year at Vada Magazine, we’ve already started providing you with some inspiration for Valentine’s Day including cocktails, flowers, hotel getaways, and more hotel packages. In addition to all of this, we’ve rounded up some present ideas for your significant queer other half, from cocktail and jazz experience, to shaving kits, candles and a stormtrooper speaker.
Original Stormtrooper Bluetooth Helmet Speaker
Got a little more money to spend? For any men out there with a certain love of the dark side check out this full-size Stormtrooper helmet speaker, that is sure to ‘ewok’ his world! Using Bluetooth connection this speaker syncs easily to your device, meanwhile each 10W speaker creates galactic soundwaves. This stormtrooper helmet speaker is a thing of geek beauty that any true Star Wars fan would sure to be the proud owner of.
More info at thumbsup.com
Cavendish Collection Premium Shaving Kit
The premium Shaving Kit from the Cavendish Collection includes everything you need to look super fresh; shaving brush, bowl, razor and stand. Looking sharp has never been so easy thanks to this luxury set, and your man is sure to appreciate it.
More info at thumbsup.com
Best Kept Secrets Candles
Best Kept Secrets have introduced some lovely new candles to their Just Because range in time for Valentines Day. The candles have a gorgeous lingering sparkling neroli, citrus and sandalwood scent and come in titles: ‘Love you to the Moon and Back’, ‘You are my Sunshine’, ‘I love You’ and ‘Happy Valentines Day’.
Available to buy from bestkeptsecrets.co.uk
Barefoot Wine’s Rosé Romance (Pink Pinot Grigio)
Not strictly a present, but if celebrating at home, this is definitely an idea for those wanting a rosé wine. Bursting with flavour, a drier styled rosé, featuring notes of tasty tart apple and peach and raspberry.
Available at supermarkets and convenience stores across the country. For more inspiration visit barefootwine.co.uk.
Nate Simpson performs Marvin Gaye at Quaglino’s
MOTOWN musical singer Nate Simpson, known for his final 6 spot in 2016 C Factor will be taking the stage to perform show stopping featuring velvet renditions of Marvin Gaye’s classics ‘Let’s Get It On’, ‘Sexual Healing’ and ‘I Feel Love’, plus many more of the Grammy award winning greatest hits at Quaglino’s restaurant in Mayfair. The performance will take place on 17th February and booking is essential.
Price: £48 (incl. set menu and glass of champagne)
More information and to book at quaglinos-restaurant.co.uk
Valentine’s Cocktail Club
On Valentine’s eve, The London EDITION hotel and Baron & Baroness will host a sensual evening within the hotel’s Punch Room bar that will inspire all of the senses at the Valentine Cocktail Club. Led by contemporary artist and perfumer Sarah Baker, guests will explore the pleasures of taste and smell with four cocktails and perfume pairings that have been matched to stimulate romance, desire and sex. Two sessions will be held on Wednesday 13th February at 7pm and 9pm.
Price: £38 (includes one Love Punch and four cocktail tasters paired with perfumes)
Tickets can be purchased from billetto.co.uk