he true history of Saint Valentine’s Day is obscure, and whilst many of us see it as an American tradition, there are multiple claims that the significance of the day derives from ancient Rome, and others contend it was actually first celebrated as a day of love in England – as the place where the practice of exchanging cards and tokens began.
Where ever the custom of Valentine’s Day began, it seems that each year this special day gains more and more popularity amongst couples in Australia. However, thinking of a unique, heart-felt gift can be a tricky task, and can often become expensive. Here at Budget Direct – we’re all about being simply smarter – so we’ve pulled together some of the best DIY gift ideas we have found online to share with you. They’re sure to make your ‘someone special’ feel exactly that – and won’t break the bank either.