Brace yourself single people: Valentines Day is upon us. If you’re a bit apprehensive about (read: sick of) seeing couples doting over each other, we’ve got the ultimate guide to being joyful this Valentines Day.
Did you know Cupid – the slightly creepy mascot of love – actually had two types of arrows? One kind will fill the victim with uncontrollable desire and the other to make the desired feel overcome with aversion. Romantic, huh? Approximately 150 million Valentine’s Day cards are given each year, making it the second most popular card-sending holiday behind Christmas, although that’s probably because it’s commercialised beyond belief.
So, how can you have the best Valentines Day when your not part of the love-zombie-hoard?
Re-Energise your spirt.
Prioritise “me” time.
Nurture the different kinds of love you have around you.
Instagram allows you to see exactly what inspires people and how creativity is drawn from their everyday life. We use Instagram to capture what makes us smile, what brings joy to our life, and what we are passionate about, and the accounts listed below are sure to inspire you in turn.
Here are our 20 top creative Instagram accounts that you should be following today.
Brandon Stanton walks the streets of New York City taking street photography, and he gets his subjects to open up about life details that even many family members may not know about them. It makes you smile and connect with the images at a new level.
Carin Olsson moved to Paris and is documenting every part of her experience, from the macaroons to the Eiffel Tower with all of its shimmering lights. If you want to go to Paris but can’t get there today, Carin will take you.