Infuse your interiors with a touch of romance this Valentine’s Day and inspire a warming sense of love throughout your home! This is the time to celebrate the special relationships you have in your life and to create the perfect atmosphere of appreciation and intimacy within your interiors.
We’ve collated 10 of our favourite Valentine’s Day decorations for the home, all of which can be tastefully applied for a stylish twist of amour!
1. Luxurious Bed Linens
Nothing says romance like slipping into ultra-luxurious sheets, soft and lavish to the touch. This truly is the perfect way to say ‘I love you’ to yourself, as well as your partner! Always opt for premium quality sheets with a high thread count, sourced from a retailer with quality at its heart.
We recommend: These magnificent Egyptian cotton linens from The White Company will last you a lifetime and are worth every penny.
2. Deluxe Throws
Adorn your bed or sofa with a luxurious throw, adding a hint of opulence and indulgence to your bedroom or living room. Perfect for cuddling up on Valentine’s Day evening with a glass of wine on the sofa, or keeping you cosy in bed at night, wrap up in this sensual throw and enjoy.
We recommend: This Alaska Fox throw from Sweetpea and Willow is truly exquisite, with soft textures of faux fur – a must-have Valentine’s Day decoration for the home.
3. Aromatic Candles and Diffusers
Scent plays an important role in interior design and permeating a space with a beautiful aroma can induce you into a certain state of mind, whether it be calm, contentment or even invigoration. So this Valentine’s Day, pick a fragrance that encompasses love for you and let the scent fill your home.
We recommend: This Organics London Complete Bliss diffuser by Neom is a complex blend of 17 of the purest possible essential oils including Moroccan blush rose, lime & black pepper, ideal for a warm sense of relaxation.
Said to be “the essence of modern romance”, this Red Rose candle by Jo Malone is a voluptuous blend of seven of the world’s most exquisite roses, with crushed violet leaves and a hint of lemon.
4. Atmospheric Lighting
Turn off the bright overhead lights and set the scene for romance with mood lighting. So dim the lights, get the candlelight flickering and replace old table lamps with exquisite chandeliers and lamps with stylish flair.
We recommend: Both Porta Romana and Heathfield offer magnificent lighting pieces.
5. Floral Displays
Would Valentine’s Day decorations for the home really be complete without a stunning floral display or two? Abundant in fragrance and vitality, flowers are the perfect way to celebrate love and to treat yourself (or be treated!), as well as add a refreshing pop of colour to your interiors.
We recommend: Waitrose offer a beautiful collection of flowers for Valentine’s Day, including gorgeous lilies, tulips, carnation and classic roses. If you would like to be truly indulgent then you can opt for a dazzling bouquet of 100 red roses from Appleyard London.
6. Stylish Tableware
Make your romantic dinner at home this Valentine’s Day special with beautiful tableware. Heart shaped dishes, candle holders and champagne flutes all tell a story of romance at the table.
We recommend: The White Company has a collection of Valentine’s tableware, including sets of heart shaped placemats in quality linen, charming heart print napkins and Porto Stoneware heart dinner plates. John Lewis offer these elegant Valentine’s champagne flutes.
7. Sheepskin Rugs
Sinking your toes into an ultra-soft sheepskin rug is sensual and utterly indulgent, perfectly encompassing the spirit of Valentine’s Day and setting the tone for romance.
We recommend: This sumptuous sheepskin quad rug in ivory by Cox and Cox, incredibly soft and made from 100% natural sheepskin.
8. Blissful Pampering
Treat yourself to a touch of pampering on Valentine’s Day. Run a bubble bath, light the candles and put on some relaxing spa music. Use all your favourite luxurious bath treats, rich moisturisers and scented aromas to make you feel refreshed and revilised for the special day.
We recommend: The pamper gift sets from Molton Brown, in particular the trio of shower gel, body lotion and hand cream, with Madagascan ylang- ylang and yuan-zhi extract. This little porcelain heart plate by The White Company is a gorgeous holder for their Seychelles heart soap.
9. Plush Cushions
Introduce new layers of luxurious texture into your interiors with deluxe cushions and add a burst of uplifting colour. A definite Valentine’s Day decoration for the home, descend into palatial cushions and commence your romantic evening of indulgence.
We recommend: Luxury cushion fabrics from Kirkby Design, Romo, Black Edition and Villa Nova.
10. Chic Accessories
Leave hints of love throughout your home with carefully selected accessories this Valentine’s Day. These little touches will come together to create a warm sentiment of affection and effortlessly brighten your interiors.
We recommend: This beautiful set of six heart shaped porcelain decorations are finished with a Scandi-inspired twine tie, perfect for handing on decorative branches or door handles. Frame the ones you love in this With Love photo frame by Vera Wang and wrap your Valentine’s gifts in this luxury damask hearts wrapping paper in metallic crystal.
If we can assist you with introducing these Valentine’s Day decorations into your home, please feel free to get in touch.