Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

The 13 Cool New Ways To Celebrate V-Day

  1. Begin
    Opener2

    396

    SHARES

    comments
    See All Slides

    Making awesome plans for Valentine’s Day is hard. It's so easy to fall into a cliché of wine, roses, and candy hearts. A simple dinner date feels too obvious. A night in is too lazy. And, any thoughts of a romantic weekend getaway are a little unrealistic at this point.

    But, this is London, and there is no reason to ever get stuck in a rut — especially on the most romantic day of the year (so some say). We've rounded up 13 ridiculously fun, out-of-the-box events that will change how you view this hackneyed holiday. From DIY cocktails to movie pop-ups, here are the events that will get you in the mood for love on February 14 and beyond.



    Want even more R29? Get the latest news, tips, and can't-resist stories delivered straight to your newsfeed, in real time.
    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Skin care

How To Get The Smoothest Legs, Ever

Winter is not exactly beauty's best friend. One of the only beauty bonuses courtesy of chilly weather: less-frequent shaving, for those of us who choose to do so at all. We've stowed away our skirts and shorts in favor of pants and leggings, so most days, a “What’s the point?” attitude makes total sense. Another read

Celebrities

On The 20th Day Of Yeezy, Kanye Held Up A Flight

In 2014, Kanye West went from rapper to adjective. He's been A-list for quite some time, but this year we saw a sharp transition in the way people talk about him. Comments went from "Look what Kanye said" to "How Kanye is that?" Now, Kanye is a lifestyle. He's the tortured artist to a point of self-parody. He is larger read