Welke's House of Roses

Welke's House of Roses

Posted by Welke's House of Roses on January 27, 2021 | Last Updated: January 27, 2023 Recent News

How to have the most romantic Valentine’s day ever by staying home

What better place to have a romantic and intimate Valentine’s Day celebration than in the comfort of your own home? Forget long lines and crowded restaurants. Going out for Valentine’s Day is overrated. Here at Welke’s, Milwaukee’s best florist, we know about love! Stay home and bask in your love of each other with no one else around. First priority; order some gorgeous, high-quality Valentine’s Day flowers – you can bet they’ll be expected. Second, choose from one or more of the romantic at-home activities listed below, and make this a holiday to remember.

Seven Ideas For a Thoughtful Date-Night-In

 overflowing with spray roses, carnations, alstroemeria and lots of love. With a classic Valentine's color palette of pink, hot pink and red,

Be My Beloved

Send Beautiful Blooms

Spread the love this Valentine’s Day by sending beautiful flowers to anyone you know who might be single, lonely, or just needs a pick-me-up. Trust us – there’s nothing better than knowing you’re cared about by getting flowers on Valentine’s Day.

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Host a Romantic Movie Marathon

Pop some champagne or a nice bottle of wine and sit down for a love fest with your sweetheart. Nothing is better than setting the mood for love than watching people fall in love over and over again.

Have a Special Dinner

Spoil yourself by cooking up your favorite meal with a decadent dessert, or order in from your favorite restaurant! Dress up, light some candles, add flowers and soft music, and your home is now the most romantic restaurant around.

Game Night Letter Board

Bring Out Your Board Games

Get a little flirty by having a competitive game of checker, trivia, poker, or video games. Once the adrenalin is flowing, who knows where it might lead to next.

Romantic Night Sky

Sit Under The Stars

Relive the nights when you were young and first dating and used to talk all night under the stars. Keep warm by bundling up near a fire to make the mood even more romantic.

Young Couple Dancing in their living room ballroom style

Take an Online Class Together

Learn how to ballroom dance or a few hip-hop moves by taking an online class together. There are plenty of sites with professionals instructing in their area of expertise. You could both learn painting, acting, or even cooking lessons with Gordon Ramsey on sites like MasterClass.com. Learn something new and get closer while doing it.

Stunning Hot Pink roses are arranged in a lavender cube vase.

Pink Romance

Mixed roses in a red mercury vase

My Sweet Love

An array of hot pink roses, pale pink alstroemeria and more are set in a glass cylinder vase

Sweet and Pretty

Set the Mood

To create a supremely romantic mood at home takes only a bit of effort. Place gorgeous flowers and roses all over the place, play some soft romantic music, light some scented candles, and make sure chocolate and wine are on hand. The most romantic Valentine’s Day ever is as simple as that.

Spread the Love

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Send or Give Flowers

Valentine’s Day is a day to show love to everyone, yes, especially your significant other, but it’s not just for couples anymore. This is a day to show love to your friends, family members, neighbor, coworkers…etc. Brighten someone’s day by sending Valentine’s Day flowers and watch their whole being brighten and know you’ve made a difference in someone’s life.

Woman reading book in tub

Love Yourself

Don’t forget to treat yourself too. If you happen to be single, or even if you’re not, use this holiday to shower yourself in a little self-love. Do an activity you really enjoy, because you’re worth it.

However you decide to spend this holiday, Welke’s House of Roses is here to help you find the perfect flowers and gifts for the special people in your life.