Just for Two
Valentine’s Day shouldn’t be the only time to embrace being a couple. Here are six items that keep the spirit of togetherness alive year round.
Bring home some unexpected romance with this classically designed Tete-a-Tete Porch Swing, the perfect sweet spot for two. $356.25, amazon.com
|For those who have tied the knot, these rustic Mr. & Mrs. Pillows are a fun way to claim your favorite side of the sofa or bed. $59 each, ballarddesigns.com|
|For the cozy couple, Wicked Good Moccasins, $69, and Hearthside Slippers, $39.95, put a contemporary spin on “his” and “hers” footwear. llbean.com|
|She’ll swoon over a surprise packed lunch in the traditional Picadilly Picnic Basket, which includes cups, plates and utensils for two. $69.95, chefscatalog.com|
|The Raleigh Companion Bicycle proves that tandem riding can be more pleasurable than going solo. $799.99, orangecycleorlando.com|
|The Tree Trunk Glassware Duo, available for custom hand-engraving with your initials and special date, is ready for a toast. $85, uncommongoods.com|
Let’s Get Together
Looking for a creative date idea? Here are a few fun local activities for two.
iCulinary Studio offers instructive and intimate cooking lessons for couples. Bring your own wine and savor the meal you learned to make together. 721 W. New England Ave., Winter Park, iculinarystudio.com
Take a 45-minute tour through picturesque Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards and sample local award-winning wines, from dry to sweet to sparkling. 19239 U.S. 27, Clermont, lakeridgewinery.com
Get together with friends and go on a double date at the Painting with a Twist studio. Re-create a featured painting, while you sip on something from Twist’s selection of wines and beers. 6700 Conroy Windermere Road, Suite 125, Orlando, paintingwithatwist.com
Relax in good company during a massage at Wyndham Grand Orlando’s Blue Harmony Spa, which offers an exclusive package for couples. Maybe even book a room and spend an intimate night away from home. 14651 Chelonia Parkway, Orlando, blueharmonyorlando.com