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National Girlfriends Day 2023: Here’s what you need to know

National Girlfriends Day is marked every year on August 1 with much pomp by people in committed romantic relationships. The day honours the special women in our lives who bring joy, happiness and love with their unwavering support and healthy companionship.

World over, people celebrate the day by showering their girlfriends with unconditional love, planning surprises, pampering them with meaningful gifts, and more. Continue reading through to know more about the history, significance, and how to celebrate National Girlfriends‘ Day.

When is National Girlfriends Day:

As mentioned above, National Girlfriends Day is marked annually on August 1. The exact origin of National Girlfriend Day is not well-documented, as it emerged through social media platforms and the conscious efforts of people to make their romantic partners feel special.

This annual observance motivates people to celebrate the significant bond shared with their girlfriends.

People express their heartfelt appreciation by showering their partners with affectionate gestures, thoughtful gifts and acts of kindness. People generally mark Girlfriends Day with their romantic partners.

However, you can also honour and celebrate your girl’s best friends or soulmates. Basically, recognise the remarkable women who stand beside you in difficult times and offer their unwavering encouragement.

How to Celebrate National Girlfriends Day

There are no specific traditions or customs associated with National Girlfriends Day. The day is all about personal expressions of love and appreciation. Individuals can mark it in significant and unique ways related to the personal experiences shared by them and their partners.

Here are some ideas to enjoy National Girlfriends Day with your partner;

  • Take them out for dinner,
  • Cook at home with them,
  • Plan surprises, or get them meaningful gifts,
  • Go for activities they enjoy, pamper them with a spa session
  • If you live far away spend the day on a video call, plan a road trip, movie marathons, and more.

This year on National Girlfriend Day 2023, spend some delicious time with your lover and discuss your hopes and dreams in a really safe space.

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