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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.
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The Wizard of Oz is turning 75 this year. Well, the film version, at least — let's forget that the iconic movie is based off a series of books by L. Frank Baum, filled with wonderful illustrations by John R. Neill.
Readers were first introduced to this magical world in 1900 when Baum penned The Wonderful World of Oz. read
Holiday weekends are flush with party invitations. The trick is making sure those invites keep coming. Outfit yourself with the right bag — and stuff it full of perfectly-curated host gifts. read