The Green Essentials You Need For Valentine’s Day
By Naima Turner
Love and romance is worth celebrating and keeping alive everyday, but especially on Valentine’s Day. While some go all out with a bang others may opt to keep it sweet and simple. Whatever you choose, be sure to celebrate romance with a capital “R”. I pulled together a few green lovey-dovey essentials. Ladies, be sure to make sure these items are on your check list for you and your sweetie.
You know, as well as I do, that it’s all about ambiance when it comes to setting a mood. Be sure to decorate the room with a beautiful assortment of organic roses. Organicbouquet.com is the perfect resource for organic flowers.
The Sweetheart Rose Bouquet; $49.95; organicbouquet.com; Photo: Organicbouquet.com
What’s more sensual on a romantic evening than soap that soothes the skin, oil that moisturizes for massages and a hint of a tantalizing fragrance?
True Love Kit; $44.95; lushusa.com; Photo: Lush
Wild Rose Body Oil; $25.00; usa.welda.com; Photo: Welda
Hawaiian Ruby Guava Spray Perfume by Pacifica; $22.00; sephora.com; Photo: Pacifica
What’s Valentine’s Day without a little lace? Make sure to keep it sexy in an organic bamboo jersey robe, chemise and panties from Eco Dream.
Bamboo robe $82.80, chemise $61.20 and under pant $26.20 (each sold separately); Solne.com; Photo: Solne
Red is the color of passion, no question. So be sure to add sultry, kissable lips in the mix with red lip stick from tarte cosmetics.
Red Lipstick; $22.00; tarte cosmetics; sephora.com; Photo: tarte cosmetics
Make sure your that your handsome eye candy is also dressed for the occassion..you shouldn’t be the only one looking good. Try looking for a pair of red organic cotton boxers, such as these from Patagonia.
Organic Cotton boxers; $32.00; Patagonia.com; Photo: Patagonia
For the palette, have some chocolate treats to feed each other, such as these sweetie pie cake-like cookies from organicbouquet.com.
Sweetie Pie Organic Chocolate Cakes; $59.95; organicbouquet.com; Photo: Organicbouquet.com
..and a sweet libation, such as this 2006 Bourgogne Pinot Noir, is the cherry on top for the evening!
2006 Bourgogne Pinot Noir; $24.99