For all those who think that Valentine’s Day was thought up by the Florist Association or the Red Rose Marketers, let me tell you that there are many others in the market equally gung ho about this event. Leaving that debate aside, here is a list of activities and shopping guide. We recommend them all.
DIVA Italian’s Amorous Delight – For those in New Delhi, this fabulous eatery in GK2, run by Chef Ritu Dalmia is offering a ‘selection of aphrodisiacs’ as part of a 3-course menu said to be ‘inspired by interpretations of love’. On the menu are Roasted fig with Caramelised Quiche with Saffron Sauce to the butter Poached Lobster tail, Duck Confit or the Butternut Squash and irresistible desserts. Live Music too.
Price: INR 1950+Taxes with Franciacorta, INR 1650+Taxes without Franciacorta – Per Contact – Manoj (011) 29215673. Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Moët Rosé Impérial –. Moët & Chandon are celebrating the Now with love, and their special champagne offering of the Rosé (which in French ‘osé’ means daring) attitude in rosé with Moët Rosé Impérial, which is a spontaneous, radiant, romantic expression of the Moët & Chandon style, a style distinguished by its bright fruitiness, seductive palate and elegant maturity. Aged for three years in the Maison’s cellars, Moët Rosé Impérial features a glowing pink color with amber highlights, and its bewitching bouquet combines a lively, intense bouquet of red fruits, floral nuances of rose, and a slight hint of pepper. Its expressive palate combines intensity and suppleness with the juicy, persistent intensity of berries, the fleshiness and firmness of peach, and the freshness of a subtle note of menthol.
Price – INR 8680, Availability – At all retail stores across the country
EVOK’s Flutes – Celebrate your love this valentine with EVOK’s exquisite range of Champagne glasses. Specially designed keeping in mind the modern Indian, EVOK’s crystal studded champagne glasses are sure to add panache and a lot of spark to your romantic date.
Price : Set of 2 for INR 3650/-.
WD My Passport Ultra – For the romantic geeks who want to ensure all cherished data is not lost, here is a pretty looking backup hardware. A chic, sleek My Passport Ultra to save memories, cherish smiles, photos, videos, movies, presentations, songs and what not. Available in four attractive colours, ‘WD My Passport Ultra’ caters to 1 TB and 2 TB capacities. My Passport Ultra offers flexible backup options, 256-bit hardware-based data encryption and a three-year limited warranty.
Price – 1TB-INR 4,400/-, 2TB- INR 6,700/-
campaign” – Here is a unique amalgamation of designer collections at the Valentines pop-up store to spruce up the shopping experience. The festival started on 1st February already, and has several Indian designers displaying a unique range of merchandise and goodies. These one-of-a-kind designer teddy bears and Valentines inspired products by Ritu Kumar, Ashima Leena, Shantanu & Nikhil, Gaurav Gupta, Monisha Jaising, Varun Bahl, Neeru Kumar, Rina Dhaka and others will be available at the Valentines pop-up store for a limited period of time starting from 1st –15th Feb 2016.
On this special occasion, DLF Emporio will exhibit an installation by designer Anita Dongre. The inspiration behind this beautiful creation is that love is eternal and Designer Anita Dongre believes, “Not for a day. Not for a year. It’s always the season of love.” The installation beautifully explicates the season of love and is now set up at DLF Emporio. The patrons are welcomed to witness these opulent celebrations of love all of February 2016.
tags : Valentine’s Day, Diva Italian, Ritu Dalmia, GK2, Moët Rosé Impérial, Moët & Chandon, Champagne, EVOK, WD Passport Ultra, DLF Emporio’s “Made with Love campaign”