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Anti Valentines Party

Throwing an Anti-Valentine’s Day Party

February 14 is just around the corner, and it’s almost time to boycott one of the most dreaded holidays of the year. Let’s be honest, even if you are perfectly happy and single or perhaps you are in a committed relationship – Valentine’s Day is so notorious for placing pressure on everybody. Almost everyone is badgered to take part in Valentine’s Day activities. If you agree with me then you will definitely enjoy bonding with your friends over an Anti-Valentine’s Day Party.  Planning this kind of party is so exciting and besides if you are going to avoid a holiday, you might as well have fun doing it.

  1. Send out the Invitations

The first step is obvious yet one of the most important steps ever. Ensure that you include all your single friends but do not dismiss even those who are in relationships. The truth is, not every couple jumps at the chance to take part in Valentine’s Day activities. In fact, many of them actually prefer to have a good time in the company of their friends. The duo, however, do not have to kill everyone’s vibe by cuddling and taking part in other romantic overtures. When sending out the invites, you can choose to be creative. There are a number of artsy Anti-Valentines gifs and images that you can forward to your friends as an invite.

Party Invite
Party Invite

Make a Playlist of Songs That’ll Remind You How Being Single Is Awesome

The whole point of the Anti-Valentines Party, is to remind everyone that being single does not suck. This party is not complete without some good music. Some of the biggest ladies in the industry know a thing or two about self-love, independence and confidence. Being single never sounded so good.

Decorations

Keep your friends entertained with interesting anti-love craft projects. You can cut up some flowers or display some dead roses in a vase to set the Anti-Valentines mood. You can also cut out some broken hearts or even order personalized candy hearts with sarcastic sayings on them and not the cute love quotes.

Have Fun with Drinks

There’s no party that is ever complete without drinks. There are 4 official Anti-Valentine’s Day Cocktail Shots that are specially made for all the Valentine’s Day haters. These drinks are uniquely crafted to help you express your feelings on February 14th. Each recipe makes two shots: one for your right hand and one for your left.

  1. A New York Sour Shot

If you are complex yet very sweet then this wickedly sour cocktail is just for you. It has a touch of red wine, just like your character

Ingredients

2 Ounces of Bourbon – Jim Beam

KO Cider Ginger

Lime Cordial

½ Ounce Red Wine

Crushed Ice

Add all these ingredients except the wine to a shaker and fill it with ice. Shake well and strain the mix into a shot glass, carefully pour the wine over the back of a spoon so it floats on top of the drink.

  1. The Blackthorn Shot

A shot for those who have been dumped quite recently. This is a strong whisky shot meant to illuminate your ambiguous character giving you the courage to move on beautifully.

Ingredients

2 ounces of J&B Rare

I ounce Martini Rosso

2 dashes of Rooiberg Blanc Natural Sweet

Crushed Ice

Pour all these ingredients into a mixing glass and fill it up with ice. Stir it and strain into a shot glass, then enjoy.

Japanophile Shot

If you own a frisky character that is also just a little bit guarded, then you will enjoy toying with the idea of a fun and adventurous drink. Enjoy a shot and fire up your Tinder profile.

Ingredients

Crushed Ice

¾ ounce Sky Vodka

Baileys Original Irish Cream

¾ ounce Gilbey’s Gin

½ ounce pick n peel white grape

Fill your cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain it inot your shot glass.

Dirty Blonde Shot

When it comes to the dirty blonde, there are a few different directions that you can choose with this one. You can take a shot of tequila with an accompaniment of salty tears, or perhaps you can choose to consider this classy mix

Ingredients

Crushed Ice

2 Ounces of Flirt Vodka Strawberry

¾ ounces Petit Chenin Blanc

2 green olives

Fill a mixing glass with ice and pour in your vodka and the wine. Stir thoroughly to mix well. Strain the mixture into a shot glass and garnish each glass with an olive.

Finally,

When planning your non-romantic revelry, one of the most important factors that you must consider is what you should drink. A good flow of exciting drinks and the shots mentioned above is guaranteed to make the whole party a blast! One of the best ways to ensure that you all party in style is to celebrate with Oaks and Corks. This 14th we are happy to deliver all your favorite drinks and snacks right to your doorstep. We offer you a secure service to make sure your package arrives on time.

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