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The 35 Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

February 7, 2020 Buying Guides : Gift Guides By
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What you give your significant other on Valentine’s Day says a lot about where you want the relationship to go. There’s a delicate balancing act between the price of your item, the sentiment it holds and what it’s used for that all combine to send a message to your partner … no pressure.

Before February 14th, we’ll be publishing gift guides on this page along with Valentine’s Day gift ideas for all different types of relationships, whether it’s your first Valentine’s together or your fifteenth. Bookmark this page and check back when you’re ready to find a gift that’ll knock their socks off.

Best Last-Minute Gifts

Smith & Cult Nail Polish

Price: $18

Get a bunch or get a few — the brand’s assortment of nail polishes will please everyone.

Kindle Paperwhite

Price: $94

Help the person you love carry their favorite books around more easily.

SK-II Facial Treatment

Price: $78

SK-II is a cult-favorite skincare brand for a reason: it works.

Moon Juice Dream Dust

Price: $38

Help your partner relax at night so they can have a better night’s rest.

Opinel No.10 Corkscrew Knife

Price: $30

Opinel’s corkscrew knife is perfect for those times when you just need to pop open a bottle of wine.

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Best Gifts for Women

Dims. Composed Vanity

Price: $595

This original piece from Dims. and designer Ladies & Gentlemen is just about perfect for you and her.

New Balance Asym Jumpsuit

Price: $120

New Balance has made athletic apparel for years, and its new NBSleek fabric is smooth, flattering and incredibly comfortable.

Jade Roller

Price: $20

This $20 jade roller restores balance and removes puffiness from the face.

Tinker 34mm Copper-Toned Watch with Strap

Price: $150

This cool watch costs sub-$200 and features a copper-toned ticker, a day-date and multiple strap options. It’s even minimal enough for you to take out for a spin.

Dyson Airwrap

Price: $549

The Dyson Airwrap is one of the best haircare products ever made.

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Best Gifts for Men

Patagonia Baggies

Price: $38+

These iconic shorts from Patagonia are the perfect pair of bottoms for everything from running to the grocery store to lounging in bed.

Miansai Singular Cuff Bracelet

Price: $75

This bracelet is the perfect gift to give someone a way to spice up even the most basic outfit.

Nintendo Switch Lite

Price: $200

The Nintendo Switch Lite is a smaller, lighter, cheaper and handheld-only version of the original Nintendo Switch. Playing together, as a team or against each other, is a fun way to spend time together.

Seiko 5 Field Watch SNK807

Price: $79

Seiko’s affordable field watches make a great gift for watch novices and aficionados.

GilletteLabs Heated Razor

Price: $200

With a built-in heating element and a super-close shave, this razor is its own premium barber shop.

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Best Flower Delivery Services

The Bouqs

Price: $40+

The Bouqs offers sustainably grown, farm-direct bouquets from local artisans, all clearly marked with a price and delivery date so there are no surprises at checkout.


Price: $20+

Use your Prime membership to get free, fast delivery on customizable bouquets and other Valentine’s Day gifts.


Price: $59+

Floom works with local florists to provide fast and efficient flower deliveries in most major cities in the US and UK.

Florists’ Transworld Delivery

Price: $30+

FTD has been around for 100 years, so you can be sure its flowers and bouquets have something to do with its longevity.

The Sill

Price: $5+

Sill doesn’t offer your typical bouquet, but it is a leading brand in potted plants, which make equally great gifts and can last exponentially longer than a bundle of roses.

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Best Gifts Under $50

Smith & Cult Nail Polish

Price: $18

It’s hard to go wrong with Smith & Cult, and the brand’s color assortment is full of winners.

East Fork “The Mug”

Price: $36

Set a calendar reminder for Tuesday at 11:55 a.m. and go to East Fork’s website. At noon, the company restocks Asheville-made internet-famous coffee mugs. Known as #TheMug on Instagram, it’s one hell of an interesting story.

Ciele Athletics Go Cap

Price: $40

The perfect running hat from our favorite running hat maker: COOLwick fabric minimizes moisture, UPF +40 sun protection shields your dome and reflective detailing keeps you visible on after-dark jaunts.

Personalized Yankee Candles

Price: $20+

Candles are a go-to romantic gift, but if you opt for a more personalized variety — especially one with one of their favorite photographs — they’ll know you put some thought into it.

Aesop Rosehip Seed Lip Cream

Price: $15

This lightweight, hydrating cream is loaded with vitamins C, E and botanical extracts to nourish lips every day.

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Best Gifts Under $100

West Elm Mid-Century Jewelry Box

Price: $71

Your Valentine’s gonna need a place to store all those beautiful watches you’ve given her on previous Valentine’s Days. This box has handsome midcentury looks and a champagne lacquer finish for timeless style — and of course, it’ll fit plenty of watches.

Awair Glow C

Price: $69

This practical smart home gadget kills three birds with one stone. It’s a smart plug, and an air quality monitor and a night light.

J.Crew Everyday Cashmere Crewneck Sweater

Price: $86

Cashmere is a luxury fabric, and anyone who receives a gift made of cashmere immediately feels more lavish. Luckily for you this sweater is under $100, but the giftee will think it costs twice as much.

Warby Parker Nellie Sunglasses

Price: $95

These stylish shades have round gradient lenses that are flattering on a range of face shapes.

Sega Genesis Mini

Price: $80

If they grew up in the heyday of the Sega Genesis, they can revel in the nostalgia. If they’re a little too young for that, it’s a great introduction to the world of 20th century gaming.

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Best Gifts Over $100

Bose 700 Wireless Headphones

Price: $400

These are the best noise-canceling headphones money can buy.

Arc’teryx Gamma MX Hoody

Price: $349

Winter doesn’t stand a chance against this jacket.

Byredo Unnamed Fragrance

Price: $265

Let your S.O. name this fragrance depending on what notes they get from it.

Rent the Runway Gift Card

Price: $160

Get her a free month of Rent the Runway so she can have a never-ending rotation of outfits.

Catbird Gold Bracelet

Price: $134

Made from fair-mined gold, this versatile chain bracelet is handmade in Brooklyn.

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