St Valentine’s Day

St Valentine’s Day

St Valentine’s Day is the world’s “Holiday of Love”

Just for you here are some interesting facts about this day.

Red roses were said to be the favourite flower of Venus, the Roman goddess of love. Also, red is a colour that signifies strong feelings. There are more roses sold on Valentine’s Day throughout the world than there are in a whole year.

Sealed with an ‘X’. Do you know how an X started representing a kiss? This tradition started with the medieval practice of allowing those who could not write to sign documents with an “X”. This was done before witnesses, and the signer placed a kiss upon the “X” to show sincerity.

Have your gift message finished with a "Heart stamped wax seal”, *just request this when placing your orders.