Candice Swanepoel on the perfect – and the worst – Valentine’s Day gifts
What does it take to make a Victoria's Secret Angel smile on Valentine's Day? Read on to find out...
As one of the most beautiful women in the world, we'd imagine Candice Swanepoel is inundated with bunches of red roses, boxes of chocolates and sparkling diamonds every Valentine's Day. But while she may well be, it's not these fancy gifts that really bring a smile to her face - it's the simple things in life, like a handwritten love note or a home-cooked meal. Here she tells us the sure-fire ways to woo the object of your affections this February 14, and a word to the wise; you may want to hold on to the receipt for that heart shaped necklace...
What are your Valentine's Day plans this year?
I haven't planned anything yet but I want to travel somewhere warm .
What would be your perfect way to spend Valentine's Day?
Quality time at home with a home-cooked meal is the perfect way to spend the day
Most romantic gesture someone has done for you?
Handwritten love letters are always romantic.
What gift would you hate to receive on Valentine's Day?
A heart shaped necklace.
What would you love to receive?
I love the new Victoria's Secret Love Me fragrance for Valentine's Day. It is the perfect floral scent. Lingerie is also the perfect gift. If you don't know the size of your special someone - you can never go wrong with a Victoria's Secret gift card. I also love flowers. Especially peonies and lilies - I love getting anytime, not just for Valentine's Day
You look incredibly confident when you're modelling for VS, what are your tips?
Be confident and make sure to take care of yourself daily
What will be your Valentine's Day evening essential?
My boyfriend [Brazilian model Hermann Nicoli]!