• 7 Romantic Things to Do With Your Partner

    Before falling in love, had you ever imagined that there would be a person in this world who could make you feel so happy and compassionate? Have you ever realized that just making this person smile brings so much of happiness in your own life? It’s that warm ticklish feeling that fills you with sheer happiness when you make the effort to please someone with something unique without thinking about your own priorities. True! Isn’t it?


    So the next time you feel a stupendous rush running through your veins and you feel like just wanting to express all of it to your lover, use these 7 romantic ideas.


    These romantic tips will surely add sparkle & romance in your love life, help both of you feel more connected and bring both of you a lot closer too!


    Watch the Sunset Together




    Find a cozy spot on a hill or a beach, sit under a blanket together, watch the sunset and talk. There’s nothing like old memories to feel reconnected again. Maybe you could bring a collection of songs that both of you like to listen to together, and don’t forget the wine!


    Cook for Each Other




    How romantic it was when she/he first cooked just for you? That feeling that you were in fact special. Why not bring it back! Cook for each other on different nights or cook together and work as a team. You can create an amazing meal when you work together! And you know what; it doesn’t have to be perfect. In fact, those little imperfections make it all the more fun! So pick a date, look up a romantic recipe and get started!


    Take a Walk in Rain




    There is something romantic about rains & nothing is more special than walking in the rain with your significant other. Many couples believe that walking arm-in-arm during a heavy downpour can ignite and intensify their passion for each other. So walk hand-in-hand when the rain falls and feel the love come alive!


    Buy Gifts for Each Other




    Give your loved one a special gift every now and then. It doesn’t have to be expensive. Every little gift you give; be it a bar of chocolate, flowers or even a soft toy will show your partner that they’re on your mind all the time.


    Write Your Thoughts for Each Other




    Make it a special activity with some scented candle and mild music where you two just pen down your thoughts and then exchange them. Let all your thoughts flow freely on that piece of paper; try to be as honest as possible because it is only your beloved who will be reading that. So, get on it & unleash your wild side.


    Watch a Romantic Movie Together




    Download or order (from your cable provide) a romantic movie and watch it together in bed and let the things heat up.  And it doesn’t have to be a romantic movie always. In fact, even a horror flick can bring you and your mate closer. 🙂


    Have a Dance Together




    There’s nothing more fun than a night of dancing with special someone. Head to a club together or stay back at home and play something romantic in the background, dancing is sure to make you cuddle, laugh, and feel closer to each other. It may seem unusual & awkward at first, but a few minutes into it and it’ll just feel perfectly romantic!


    So, are you feeling the romance & excitement running through your nerves already? Don’t wait up! Spice up your romantic life using these intimidating ideas, and do let us know which idea you are going to start with by leaving your comments below. Good luck! 🙂

  • 10 Childhood Memories We Miss The Most

    Time is funny. When you’re a kid, it passes slowly, and next thing you’re fifty and your childhood fits into a rusty little box. – From the movie “The Box Man”



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  • Gifting Options for Bhai on Bhai Dooj!


    All relations are important and are fun to be celebrated together, but there is a relationship that is funny at one point and then very serious at the other moment and then funny all the more afterwards – Guessed? It’s Brother – Sister relationship. After the more sisterly favourable festival – Rakhsha Bandhan, comes Bhai-Dooj where the bhai’s get an advantage over sisters. Both these festivals hold equal importance in Indian Culture and to make them special Archies is here to make it even more memorable with these gifts for the Bhai this Bhai Dooj on 13 November.


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  • 5 Tips to Decorate your Home this Diwali!

    Diwali is round the corner and we all know that this festival is not limited to sweets and crackers, it’s about smiles, happiness, lighting and decorations! Have you not planned anything about decorating your home as yet? We are here to be your savior in planning wonderful things to make your Diwali as special as you are. Take note of these wonderful tips that might just help you in decorating your home for the coming festivities.






    Go ‘Diya’ Way – Plan out a design or choose to light as many diya’s as you deem is fine to illuminate your home and place them at the appropriate places in a pattern that gives your space a dimension and add on to the appeal of the place. Hand painted diyas can also add on a new classy look that you and your family will cherish. You may also opt for floral diya trays available at Archies that are elegant and beautiful at the same time.




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    Float them there – Floating candles and scented candles from Archies are another option to add on to the nice soothing effect and the fragrance of your choice. Add on the aroma of nice smelling candles and make for all positivity and happiness coming your way in the most eco friendly way.




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    Rangoli – Colors are always nice and color spread in a nicely put design can add wonders to the look of your house. Making Rangoli is the most creative and healthy way of welcoming Goddess Laxmi home. You may choose to draw mangal kalash, Goddess Laxmi’s footsteps at house entrance, Om, swastik, lighted Deepak and shree etc. or choose to buy ready – made moulds/ stencils that will ease making one for the beginners.





    Decorative Designer Pieces – Have corners or small spaces that are empty and look depressing at times? Gift these corners nice decorative designer pieces that can be placed there and yes that will at the same time add on to the ambience of your space. You may choose to put on Beautiful Buddha Idols or Ganesha Idols that will bring a religious yet classy look.



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    Let Positivity Flow – Give your walls a pleasing personality of their own with creative and nice decorative hanging lanterns and wall hangings with bells that will add positivity to home and make welcoming guests home a better experience for them and yourself. You may also buy some nice looking Diwali Balloon Bouquets available at Archies to make your kids happy and giving that dead corner of your house, a nice makeover and a life of its own.




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    This Diwali enjoy to the best on all levels and make your home a happy place to be in that exhibits your energy into it. Use electric lights, flower decorations or opt to light candle and diyas; giving a religious appeal with Buddha n Ganesha Idols and making a rangoli at the entrance. Decorate home for Goddess Laxmi to please her in a whole way!