Are you feeling the pressure to be romantic this year? Back in the middle ages, men and women drew names from a bowl to see who would be their Valentine. They then wore those names pinned on their sleeve for a week, giving rise to the phrase: "Wearing your heart on your sleeve."
Well things have changed dramatically since then. Every Valentine's Day millions of dollars are now spent on grand gestures of romance and carefully laid plans. Love makes people do crazy things, and with the holiday comes added pressure for both men and women to live up to the hype. What kind of present should you get them? What will your Valentine's day gift say about your relationship? Did you know that over 50% of women would dump their boyfriends if they didn't get them anything for Valentine's Day? On average men spend about $130 each on candy, cards, jewelry, flowers and dates. That's more than double the average spent by women, however about 15% of women in the U.S. send themselves flowers on Valentine's Day to avoid looking lonely! But whether your in love this Valentine's Day, or still searching, these 14 infographics should give you something to smile about though.
Valentine's Day Rocks/Sucks
The Cheapskate’s Guide To Making Valentine’s Day Plans
The Importance of the First Kiss
The 411 on Flower Etiquette
Source: Frugal Dad
The Modern Man's Guide to Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day Gifts - What he's really telling you
Valentines Day Signs Superstitions
Source: Fact Sphere
What your Valentine's Day Gift Says About Your Relationship
Chances of Having an Intimate Evening on Valentine’s Day
Source: Column Five Media
Hey Girl, will you be my Valentine?
Among other things…
Only makes sense in the movies
What women want
Have a happy Valentine's Day!