New website lets customers pick out the finest Valentine's - for themselfFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Valentine's Day is fast approaching and if you won't be getting something special this year: Don't worry, you're not alone.
By: Kay Cooley, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Valentine's Day is fast approaching and if you won't be getting something special this year: Don't worry, you're not alone.
Right now while florists are scrambling to get last minute gifts together, some single folks are busy planning a celebration with themselves. Now there’s a new site aimed at sending a little love to a lonely population.
Good thing these ladies love their jobs, because when it comes to the most romantic holiday of the season, the busiest time here at Shotwell's...
Cindy Schmeets - Shotwell Floral Manager: “Friday is going to be super busy. I mean we have a stack.”
Floral Manager Cindy Schmeets says there's still one thing sure to put a smile on anyone's face...
But this year, for us single ladies like Cindy....
Cindy Schmeets: "It's a fabulous day. I love Valentine's Day."
No valentine, no problem....
Cindy Schmeet: "Because now i'm going to be out there on the market, you know."
It no longer takes two to tango for Valentine’s Day when you can take matters into your own hands.
"They can pick up themselves some flowers, I mean, I don't know."
Dear Valentine, roses are red, violets are blue, if you're single on Valentine's Day, there's still hope for you.
Dane Koranda - Bismarck: “Maybe desperate.”
Meet your new match - myfakevalentine.com
Kent Pierskalla - Fargo: “Weird.”
First you choose the lucky guy; Look at them all. Next, pick out an arrangement sure to make everyone at the office jealous.
Kaylee Pekarek - Fargo: “Yeah, I probably wouldn't do it, but some probably would.”
And come Friday a personalized gift on your very own desk.
Kay: “Not something you would do?”
Kent Pierskalla: “No, definitely not.”
Cindy Schmeets: “I wouldn't know because I don't read all the cards, but I’m sure there's people out there who do it.”
So if you’re dreading the day these ladies are gearing up for - A little love, and a new office romance…
Cindy Schmeets: “I'm sure they do, like, ‘Oh! Let's send myself a dozen roses to work, yeah.’”
..is just a click away.
MyFakeValentine.com even uses local florists to fill orders. Bouquets start around $70.