Valentine’s Day treats don’t need to be artisan chocolates,hand-fed to you by the love of your life. They don’t need to pink and sprinkled or served on a glitter stick. And they certainly don’t need to be so twee that you’re embarrassed to eat them in public. Single, coupled or anything in-between, you don’t need to be a Pinterest Goddess to whip up one of these non-showy, heart-shaped treats for yourself or your loved one(s) this February 14th…or any day that you feel like it.
Valentine’s Day is almost upon us, and whether you’ve got a boo or not, it’s clear you’re about to be inundated with tons of hearts and flowers. So why not beat the holiday at its own game and don a heart-covered sweater or bangle? V-Day, you’re about to get served.
Want to give a Valentine’s Day card to your partner, lover, or BFF, but aren’t really into the Hallmark vibe? If irreverent and sarcastic expressions of love are more your speed, Etsy cardmakers have got you covered. Here are 10 of our favorite naughty, funny, nerdy, and totally random Valentine’s Day cards…
Reader Janessa snapped this photo down the street from her house: “It’s on the side of an industrial building. I especially like how they used the hearts to cover up the graffiti.”
Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your pic to firstname.lastname@example.org. Keep reading »
We here at The Frisky are computer geeks. There’s no use denying it, and we wouldn’t want to if we could. You can still look cool as a geek because some tech-y accessories are just begging to be worn, vaguely embarrassing or not. Among them is this plastic heart-shaped flash drive, which makes our real hearts flutter. It’s red, it’s geek chic and it holds more info than our minds ever could. What’s not to love? [$12, DealExtreme] Keep reading »
Someone who does the buying for Target’s cutlery department has a dark sense of humor: we cackled when we saw this amazing heart knife block. There’s a way to freak out your dinner guests if we’ve ever seen one! It comes with five knives — an 8″ chef’s knife, an 8″ carving knife, a 5″ utility knife, a 3.5″ paring knife and a bread knife — to plunge into your heart. Your big plastic knife-storage heart, we mean. [$120.99, Target.com] Keep reading »