Sainsbury's is selling same-sex Valentine's Day cards for the first time ever

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Sainsbury's is selling same-sex Valentine's Day cards for the first time ever

Post by eddie on Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:45 pm

With Valentine’s Day just one week away, it’s time to start wading through the fluffy bears and love hearts to find the perfect card - but if you’re a gay couple, this can be hard to find.

Until now, many same-sex couples have had to improvise with generic cards that make no suggestion of gender, but supermarket giant Sainsbury’s is about to change all that.

For the first time, Sainsbury’s is selling a range of Valentine’s Day cards that represent same-sex couples.

The simple designs feature illustrations of a woman and a woman, and a man and a man, with the caption ‘You + Me.’

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/sainsburys-same-sex-valentines-day-cards-sell-first-time-lgbt-romantic-date-a7567126.html


About time. Nice.

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Post by Eilzel on Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:11 am

My general feeling on greetings cards is they are a waste of money lol

But this is still very cute and well overdue. Nice one Sainsbury's Smile

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Post by Syl on Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:27 am

I can't believe valentine cards for same sex couples are new on the market.
If they are, it's about time. I love you

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Post by eddie on Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:08 pm

Eilzel wrote:My general feeling on greetings cards is they are a waste of money lol

But this is still very cute and well overdue. Nice one Sainsbury's Smile

You're such a bah humbug. No

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Post by The Devil, You Know on Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:23 pm

I cant believe anyone falls for this exploitation no matter what sex they are.

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Post by Syl on Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:42 pm

A couple of quid is not a lot to give your Valentine a thumbs up surely. I love you
Don't you remember when you were youngsters? Valentines day sorted the sought after out from the wall flowers....ahhh....heady days. Razz

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