Most of the time that has nothing to do with her trying to look chic in order to extract any benefits from you (contrary to the popular opinion). However, she will expect a lot of admiration in return, so do not be shy to compliment her on her looks.Russian girl will always accept admiration with grace and smile and will love that.Long-stemmed red roses are a safe bet and the most appreciated flowers, since they symbol love.
Also, try to avoid yellow flowers – they are a symbol of separation or break-up.
St’Valentine’s Day is relatively new to Russia and is still not as important as other, traditional holidays.
But it is a good opportunity to talk about dating in Russia.
For a man – wearing a jacket, for a woman – make up and high heels (if you feel comfortable wearing them) are most appropriate.
Typical outfit for a date in the US for a girl – skinny jeans, high heeled boots and a nice top, may be not enough in Russia.