#ShareTheLove This Galentine’s Day

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Posted on February 09 2017

Right before Valentine’s Day, there is what’s become a cult-favorite holiday that falls on February 13th. Rather than celebrate romantic relationships, this day celebrates the foundations of friendships with the remarkable women around you – also known as: your gal pals.  This day has been appropriately titled Galentine’s Day, and has been gaining traction year after year since its inception from the NBC hit, Parks & Rec.

So how do you celebrate? Looking for ideas on things to do with your girlfriends? We have the following in mind for some Galentine’s & Valentine’s Day inspiration!

Throw a Party

love party decorations

  • Decorate Your Space – Small pink and red party favors, accent details, champagne flutes, and a few balloons; it doesn’t take much to set the scene! Splurging on $15-$20 of decorations can take your house soiree to a next level, making it official. Holiday decor also provides for great photo opps for when your girlfriends make it over.
  • Host a Dessert Night – Interested in finally trying those recipes you see on Pinterest, or in a Tasty video on Facebook? Now is the perfect opportunity to get to cracking! Round up your girlfriends and host a Dessert Night In, having everyone bring a dessert they worked on, or work on them together in your own kitchen. We have some Recipe ideas on our “Sea & Hostess” Pinterest board to get your ideas flowing.
  • Have a Gift Exchange – With the accessibility to niche boutiques and shops online, it’s so easy to find small & cute gifts for friends that are right up their alley. Have a girlfriend that loves ornate jewelry? Find her a piece from an Etsy shop. Your tech-savvy best friend? Place an order on Amazon for a small new tech toy. With convenient online shopping, the possibilities are endless!

Have a Night Out

Valentines Day Galentines Day Dessert

  • Movie Night Downtown – Is there a quaint theater by you? Between new releases and theaters showing blockbuster classics, you’re sure to find a romcom somewhere nearby, or at least a theater playing one around this time of year. Invite a few of your closest ladies out and make a night of it.
  • Girls’ Night Dinner – You can never go wrong with an old fashioned night out on the town. Find a restaurant that suits you and your friends’ taste and enjoy some quality girl time over a nice dinner. Extra points for ordering desserts.

Enter our #ShareTheLoveGiveaway

Sea & Sand Share the Love Giveaway February 2017

And in the midst of it all, we have a fun and interactive giveaway that allows the chance for you and 2 of your girlfriends to win a suit of your choice from our Spring 2017 collection! Enter our Instagram #ShareTheLove Giveaway.*

It’s easy!

  1. Tag 2 friends on an indicated #ShareTheLove post on our Instagram profile and;
  2. Have them follow @SeaAndSand_’s Instagram account

Entrants and friends must live in the U.S. and be following @seaandsand_ at time of random drawing (2/14/17).

We’ll announce the 3 winning friends on Valentine’s Day, 2/14/17.

Good luck and we can’t wait for you to #ShareTheLove.

For more on our #ShareTheLove Giveaway, visit our official rules page.

*Edit: This Giveaway closed 02/13/17. Entries are no longer accepted.

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