So, you didn't find a Valentine this year-don't be embarrassed. V-day doesn't have to translate to misery for the single crowd. Just remember how gorgeous, talented and intelligent you are and the lucky bastard's sure to pop up next year. In the mean time, buy your own chocolates and revel in your freedom!
Enjoy an assortment of caramel, fruit and nut-infused cocoa that will melt on your tongue.
Purdy's chocolates, $26, purdys.com.
All The Single Ladies
Embrace it; flaunt it. You're single and that's okay.
Dogeared necklace, $82, neimanmarcus.com.
If your heart's been broken, throw on an anti-love tee to help with your self-expression while you're in recovery.
Urban Outfitters love stinks t-shirt, $29, urbanoutfitters.com.
Trade in the "Be Mine" sweethearts for wistful, tongue-in-cheek "We Had Plans" bittersweets.
Bittersweet hearts, $10, despair.com.
Clockwise from top left: Photos Courtesy of Universal, 20th Century Fox and Lionsgate
As long as you stay clear of the dramatic love stories, a rom-com marathon with your single ladies should get you into a hopeful mood. And let's face it: He probably wouldn't have watched a chick flick anyway.
Our picks: Five Hundred Days of Summer, What To Expect When You're Expecting and Wanderlust.
Let's be realistic: There is a tiny chance Prince Charming will knock at your door, so keep the broken-heart apparel to a minimum with cute stud earrings.
ASOS broken heart stud earrings, $14, asos.com.
Pick Your Poison
Skip the Romeo-and-Juliet dramatics with a scintillating Poison perfume instead. The new Dior fragrance, which exudes sensuality with hints of mandarin, jasmine and vanilla, hit stores this February.
Dior Hypnotic Poison Eau Secrète, $75/100mL, at Shopper's Drug Mart.
Clockwise from top left: Photos Courtesy of Roc-A-Fella, Alanis Morissette and Big Machine Records
Bust out the air-microphone and sing along to these empowering classics. We guarantee the cathartic release will help you get over your past loves.
Roses Are Red, Bubbles For You
Don't let your lack of a Valentine stop you from enjoying a petal-filled bubble bath. It means more bubbles for you!
Lollia bubble bath, $34, lollialife.com.
Frankie Says Relax
Let go of your lost lovers, and the stud you were too shy to speak to at the grocery store, with an aromatherapy candle that will put you in a much-needed state of supreme relaxation.Bath & Body Works aromatherapy candle, $20, bathandbodyworks.com.
Cheers To You
Nothing says "I'm over him" like chardonnay.
Inniskillin chardonnay, $13, inniskillin.com.
Get cozy in a red nighty that will make you feel as sexy as you look-because you don't need a guy to feel gorgeous and empowered.
Hudson North nighty, $20, thebay.com.
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