by Prunella de Pedant
With Valentine's Day upon us again, let this sweet moving picture remind you of a few social graces: from asking your date to the dance to making formal introductions to making lively (and polite conversation) and knowing when the date should end...and always saying thank you.
Our methods of courting may have changed over the years, but a good date's etiquette should always focus on the consideration of others.
"By following these simple rules, all dating can be fun!"
Just take a peek...
By Jay Remer, the Etiquette Guy
I remember when everyone exchanged Valentine's Day cards with one another in grade school. I hope that tradition still exists. It was good because we took some time to recognise the good in each person with
Tainted Love is the next glamorous country house party in the White Blackbird series this Friday, February 11th. Set to inspire the most love-lorn or love-struck, Tainted Love is a party in celebration of Saint Valentine hosted by Stoke Place, a Queen Anne mansion. The entire estate is reserved for the exclusive use of revellers, who will be free to roam, discovering the many surprises and treats secreted away for them, including:
The delightfully curious gentlepeople from Hendrick's Gin are returning to London this Valentine's with the charming Refined Courtship Clinic.
The free-to-use Hendrick's Refined Courtship Clinic offers direction on principles and customs from bygone eras - while lavish Valentine's gifting is in decline, economical good grace and manners are seen as increasingly attractive qualities.