Valentine's Day

Cherry Blush Cake recipe (1952)

"Homemade goodness goes to a party!" Cherry Blush Cake recipe So right for February! So easy with Aunt Jemima Silver Cake Mix! Follow package directions, using 1/2 cup maraschino cherry juice and 1/2 cup... Read more...
Cute dog valentine card 1930s

Hearty parties on St Valentine’s Day (1935)

Valentine parties should be pretty things. Sentimental games should be played, hearts should abound in your decorations, and your refreshments should be molded to fit the occasion and decorated with your color scheme.

Retro pink girly Valentines from the ’70s

Valentine cards in the seventies -- at least those geared toward girls -- were anything but subtle. Hot pink, pale pink and red were big, as were the doll-like little girls' eyes and heads.

You’re in Love, Charlie Brown (1969)

You're in Love, Charlie Brown Charlie Brown: "There's nothing like unrequited love to ruin the taste of a peanut butter sandwich." Special: Love conquers all, Charlie Brown included. Only two school days re... Read more...

Collectible ruby glass (1967)

Collectible ruby glass Anyone visiting Niagara Falls or a county fair in the 1890s was likely to bring home a piece of ruby-stained pattern glass as a souvenir. Such novelties, turned out in hundreds of presse... Read more...

Vintage Valentine cards with ribbon

Vintage valentine card Front: A Valentine to my sweetheart Inside: Not thinkin' 'bout the weather, nor what people say or do. Not thinkin' 'bout a single thing, my own Sweetheart, 'cept you! (Dat... Read more...

Heart-themed needlework ideas (1955)

Hearts are for love The labor of love that goes int othe working of fine needlework could find no more fitting symbol than heart motifs, favorites of folk artists in many countries since early times. These des... Read more...
Valentine's Day fun and games (1904)

Valentine’s Day fun and games (1904)

Day when hearts are trumps Minneapolis women cleverly adapt timely ideas and games to suit the tradition of Valentine's Day A favorite season for entertaining The Christmas red and green will give place to... Read more...

Making of 30,000 valentines (1904)

Making of 30,000 valentines For months, a dozen Minneapolis women have been busy with paints and brushes illustrating sentimental and humorous, lines -- and new designs are in demand. >> See 14 vint... Read more...

14 vintage Valentine cards (1900s)

It must be love Here's a sweet selection of vintage Valentine's Day postcards from the 1900s and 1910s -- little love notes people sent to each other by the millions around the early part of the twentieth cent... Read more...

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