When it comes to romance, a gift is always welcome. Sure, your wife, girlfriend or partner won’t be heartbroken if you forget to get her a Valentine’s Day present. But it’s a sweet gesture that’s always appreciated. Finding the perfect gift isn’t always easy, but this list is bound to have something that’ll set the mood for a romantic night.
Maybe she’d enjoy a traditional token like a box of chocolates, gift card or flower bouquet. If she prefers little luxuries like perfume or fuzzy slippers, we have options she might like. If she’s the practical type, earbuds or some nice sweatpants might be more her speed. And if you’re looking for jewelry, you can’t go wrong with gold. Opt for a sparkly pair of studs, a statement bracelet or a sentimental locket on Feb. 14.
Whether your love is working from home or simply likes lounging, she’ll appreciate a pair of luxe cashmere sweatpants. Quince makes an affordable option under $100, and you can even get them in Valentine’s Day-appropriate pink. If you want to impress her with an entire outfit, add the matching cashmere hoodie.
The Alana diamond round locket from Sarah Chloe jewelry is a stunner. It’s dainty and so is its price. There’s a tiny diamond set in the gold-plated necklace (also available in silver), and there’s space for two photos inside. Tip: Put a photo of yourself in the locket before you wrap it for a personalized, sentimental touch.
Popular skincare and makeup brand Glossier has a signature scent: Glossier You. The 2018 Fragrance Foundation Winner contains notes of sparkling, spicy pink pepper, woodsy ambrette seeds and fresh floral iris. It’s a unique, yet crowd-pleasing scent that makes a great gift. $60 gets you the full-size (1.7 fluid ounce) bottle.
If your lady loves the hit series Nailed It, she’ll be tickled to receive sweets from Jacques Torres, one of the show’s judges. This 25-piece milk chocolate bonbon box is decked out in “love” packaging and includes a selection of gourmet flavors including Heavenly Hazelnut, Chocolate Mint Tea and Pineapple Pastis.
Printfresh’s hot pink Bagheera print is a great pick for Valentine’s Day. This breathable, lightweight cotton pajama set gets softer with each wash; it’s the perfect everyday luxury. These PJs also make a great “night in” ensemble. Printfresh offers clothes in a wide selection of sizes, from XXS to 6X.
The gold Toni bracelet from Wolf Circus is on-trend, but it’s simple enough for to wear every day. The 6.5-inch gold vermeil mariner chain bracelet is finished with a lobster clasp. It’s a great piece of jewelry for the lady who doesn’t like a lot of bling, but appreciates the right accessories.
Dry bouquets are on-trend, and best of all, they last. Give your valentine this pretty pink dry arrangement full of pink loofah, gypsophila, and bleached ruscus. It’s unique — just like her. The Pixie comes with approximately 30 stems, and you can add the signature Bouqs vase for an additional $10. If you’re looking for something fresh, check out the Watermelon Candy bouquet.
If your lady likes practical gifts, earbuds are a great way to go for Valentine’s Day. She doesn’t want chocolates, she wants sick beats! A sportier version of AirPods, Beats Fit Pro are a winning earbud option. Beats Fit Pro are flexible and stay put, and she’ll get 6 hours of listening time on a charge.
Did you know that the “x” in “xo” is a kiss? These gold earrings are simple enough that she’ll wear them all the time, but the design will remind her of your love. This pair is a Valentine’s Day-themed gift, but it’s nice and subtle. Carrie Hoffman’s 14K X studs are available in yellow, rose and white gold.
Fluffy pink slippers are perfect for the woman who loves small luxuries. This padded pair features Memory Foam inserts, a durable non-slip sole, and best of all, they’re studded with faux pearls. They’re fluffy fun, but they’re practical too — they keep feet warm! Also available in lavender and black.