8 Tips for Writing Love Letters

8 Tips for Writing Love Letters

Love letters are the most amazing things that a person can give their partner. It has the right amount of surprise, love, creativity and emotions attached to it. Some people, although write love letters like they are posting an email! In this case, the person at the receiving end might not be amused at all. There are certain things to be kept in mind when writing love letters, as they connect hearts together. They are taken very personally and are treasured for years together. They will remind the person of you and they stand for your love and emotions towards that person. [ Read: How a Programmer Coded His Love Letter in Unique Way]

8 Tips for Writing Love Letters

Here are some tips one should consider while writing love letters!

  1. Make it personal

Love letters are not your public mailers which would be read by everyone in the neighborhood. Feel free to make your love letter as personal as you want it to be. Don’t worry of what someone might think if they land up with your letter, because it’s a mistake on their part, that they are reading someone’s personal letter and not your mistake. Don’t be afraid to use personal instances, memories and endearment words in your letter. [ Read: 4 Reasons why Love Letters are Awesome


  1. Don’t be afraid to use emoticons

Emoticons are very much prevalent these days. Everyone uses them almost every place, be it on FaceBook, Twitter or random emails. So if you are feeling the urge to use a smiley emoticon or a tongue out emote, go ahead and draw those happy faces in your letter of love!

  1. Make it colorful and beautiful

Nobody likes a letter which is shabby and plain. Make sure your love letter is colored and is pretty to look at. Make it prettier by drawing small hearts or flowers at the side. Writing “I love you” in a creative way, will also be appreciated by your lover. [ Read: How Men Fall in Love – The Seven Stages of Love]

  1. Write about your best moments

Write about the times you spent with your partner. The moments you cherished and how you look forward to meeting them again. Tell them how much you are missing them and how the distance is killing you. Tell them about how badly you want to see them again and take them in your arms!

  1. Get a pretty envelope

Don’t pack your letter in a brown envelope that would signify official mail or some kind of professional mailer. Use pretty envelopes, especially meant for love letters. That will make your lover feel extremely special and they will know that, this is a special package waiting just for them! [ Read: 5 Reasons Why Hardships Make Love Stronger]

  1. Use mushy terms

Use mushy and lovely terms of endearment. It could be the use of words like “sweetheart”, “Honeypie”, “Baby Bear”, “Munchkin”, “Sweetypie”, “Baby” and many other terms you use, to call them when you are with them. This will make them feel special and loved.

  1. Don’t go overboard with emotions

Don’t make your love letter extremely emotional. You want your partner to feel loved and precious and not an emotional fool when they read your letter. Don’t make it such, that they would weep a tonne after reading you. Remember, that love letters are happy messages and not sad ones. Make it emotional, but within limits that your partner can handle and he or she closes the letter with a smile on their face. [ Read: Quotes About Giving Second Chance in Love]

  1. Make it readable

Some people have pathetic hand writing and they think that their partner will be able to deal with it, because they are used to you. They might be saying that just for the heck of it. Try making your handwriting pretty. If its not pretty, make sure it is at least readable. If your handwriting is pathetically bad, I would suggest that you write a typed letter and then take a print out of it for sending it to your loved one.

So now you know the tricks of writing love letters. What are your tips for writing silly but cute love letters? Share them with us in the comments section.