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    43 Best Romantic Gifts For Valentine's Day

    I've transformed into a warm pile of goo after just thinking about giving these beautiful items away as gifts.

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    1. A ceramic vase because you don't need a reason to give them flowers — you just love the way their face lights up every time you walk in with a new bouquet. Now, they won't have to display it in a cracked mason jar!

    The white, cylindrical vase with blue paint stripes
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "This is my favorite vase! It shipped well, and I love the colors." —Mgund

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $20 (available in three colors).

    2. Or a dried bouquet that'll last for as long as your love for them will: Forever. I have a dried bouquet that looks and smells as beautiful as the day I got it three years ago!

    A blue, white, and yellow dried bouquet
    ShropshirePetals / Etsy

    Shropshire Petals is an Etsy shop based in the United Kingdom that creates "biodegradable petal confetti and dried flowers."

    Promising review: "I ordered this bouquet for my mother-in-law for her birthday, and she absolutely loved it. It is beautiful and will last for years to come. I am very happy and would absolutely order it again. Delivery was quick, too." —Briony Parry

    Get it from Shropshire Petals on Etsy for $31.42+.

    3. 25 messages in a bottle, so they can get a dose of love every day of the year. Each capsule contains a tiny piece of paper to share the way you feel about them. A friend gifted me something similar a few years ago, and I still read the notes whenever I need a bit of a boost.

    The corked bottle holding the blue capsules with a tag that says Love 100%
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Understand that this item is a labor of love — you will have to take each capsule apart, unscroll each scrap of paper, come up with each message, roll it back up, slip the metal ring back onto each little scroll, and reassemble each capsule. It takes time, but they will cherish it, the work you put in, and the thoughts you express. For the messages, I found it helpful to search the internet for 'one-line romantic quotes' to get ideas." —JRinGeorgia

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five colors and two sizes).

    4. A heart-shaped plant that couldn't possibly grow as fast as your love for them does. Hoyas are very low-maintenance succulents, so it'll be tough for even those with the blackest of thumbs to kill them.

    Three white pots holding hoya plants with different numbers of leaves
    Greener Forest Co / Etsy

    GreenerForestCo is a houseplant Etsy shop that was established in 2020. It is based in Dallas, Texas.

    Promising review: "Such a unique and special plant! I gifted this to my sister, niece, and nephew during a hard time. The plant came in pristine condition after traveling from Texas to Milwaukee with the addition of a heat pack and superb packaging. I will definitely be gifting this or other plants from GreenerForestCo in the future!" —Hannah

    Get it from GreenerForestCo on Etsy for $29.99+ (available in one to five heart leafs per pot).

    5. Or a hand-painted pot if they're a more experienced ~plarent~, and their baby aloe is quickly outgrowing its current home.

    The pot with a sunset painting holding a succulent
    Pepper Palm / Etsy

    Pepper Palm is an Etsy shop established in 2017 and based in Nashville, Tennessee that specializes in 'everything botanical."

    Promising review: "I bought this pot as a present for my wife, and it arrived just in time. She loves it! The color goes great with our decor. More importantly, there is something very calming about the design, which is exactly what my wife was looking for. I intend to buy some more items from this shop. I highly recommend it!" —ronman23

    Get it from PepperPalm on Etsy for $37+ (available in 10 designs).

    6. A set of personalized stationery because your favorite thing in the world is their beautiful love notes. So, if you really think about it, the set is really a gift for both of you!

    A card with a pink border, three lip doodles at the top, and the words "love charlotte" at the bottom
    Papier

    Get it from Papier for $28.

    7. A Chatbooks photo album to remind them of all of the best memories you share together. This one has interactive pages such as a Valentine's Day bucket list and fill-in-the-blank coupons!

    The Love Book cover and photos
    Chatbooks

    Get it from Chatbooks for $10+ (available in three colors, two cover types, and three sizes).

    8. Or an ornate frame for a single photo that'll show them how much you cherish the memory.

    A silver frame with floral decorations
    Anthropologie

    Promising review: "I love how cute and delicate this frame is. The design is really pretty, and the size is perfect." —SB417

    Get it from Anthropologie for $28.

    9. A conversation deck because you never want to stop learning new things about them or growing in your relationship.

    The BestSelf Intimacy Deck, a tool for deeper connection and conversation with your partner, and a card that reads, How can I make you more confident in our future together?
    Best Self

    Promising review: "I’m thrilled with this purchase! My boyfriend sometimes struggles with being vulnerable and talking about his feelings. This deck has opened the door for us to have serious conversations. We pick a few cards whenever we are spending our night bonding. Quality time is important to a healthy relationship. I would recommend this to couples during any stage of their relationship." —Ellesempai

    Get it from BestSelf for $24.99.

    10. Or a 66-pack of date night cards because going to a nice restaurant just isn’t as fun as it used to be…. Six of the cards are blank, so you can add your own great ideas to the mix.

    Wonderbox Date Nights with 60 fun romantic dates
    FlytrapLife / Etsy

    FlytrapLife is a Colorado-based Etsy store that has been selling fun gifts since 2008.

    Promising review: "This was the perfect first-anniversary gift for my wife. She loved the idea and thought it was very creative. She is looking forward to using the create-your-own cards. Our item was shipped and received within three days. I am very pleased with this purchase and look forward to buying from this seller in the future." —Andrew

    Get it from FlytrapLife for $24.

    11. A Fujifilm Instax mini, so your shutterbug can actually print the adorable pictures they take of the two of you right on the spot.

    A couple using the pink Fujifilm Instax mini camera
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "This is much sleeker than the older Instax design. It's so much easier to carry around as it easily fits in most bags. I got the purple color, and it is a nice lavender shade." —gbabes69

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69 (available in five colors).

    12. A book of poems if you sometimes struggle to find the words to explain your feelings. Don't worry — reading Mary Oliver won't feel like taking a poetry class. She puts everything there is to say in the simplest of terms.

    National Bestseller Felicity: Poems by Mary Oliver Winner of the Pulitzer Prize
    Penguin Randomhouse

    In one of the poems, she writes, "I did think, let’s go about this slowly. / This is important. This should take / some really deep thought. We should take / small thoughtful steps. / But, bless us, we didn’t." I'm not crying, you're crying!!!!

    Get it from Bookshop for $14.72+ (originally $16, available in two formats).

    13. A 1,000-piece puzzle because you want to spend all of your time together but are running out of activities to do during what feels like an eternal winter.

    The Smoke & Petals puzzle assembled
    Carl Ostberg / Piecework Puzzles

    I spent weeks on this puzzle and actually had so much fun doing it because every single piece is so darn beautiful.

    Get it from Piecework Puzzles for $36.

    14. A pair of gloves for when you're not there to hold their freezing cold hands.

    A model wearing the light brown gloves
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "These gloves are very comfy and cute. The touch screen tips work extremely well." —LilLee321

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $4.99 (originally $18, available in four colors).

    15. An original art commission that is as unique as your relationship. Once you fill out a quick questionnaire and share a few photos of you and your partner, your artist will quickly get to work transforming your feelings into a work of art. It's definitely on the pricier side, but it's a gift that they will never forget.

    A painting of a couple in an 8x10, black frame
    Spacey Studios

    If a commissioned artwork is a bit out of your price range, you could also check out the limited edition prints from Spacey Studios! They're still very unique and make for a really beautiful gift.

    Get it from Spacey Studios for $395+.

    16. Or a minimalist poster that won't disrupt their carefully curated decor but will make them think of you every time they look at it.

    A pencil drawing of two hands with linked pinkies
    minimaliste / Society6

    Get it from minimaliste on Society6 for $11.99 (originally $19.99).

    17. A body pillow for them to snuggle with when you can't be there to spoon.

    The Lucid body pillow
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I can’t say enough good things about this pillow. I was a little hesitant because of the price, but now I know that it’s totally worth it! It is insanely comfortable and has actually helped me sleep better. It plays a big part when it comes to maintaining my posture when sleeping on my side. I wake up without any aches or pains. My boyfriend loves it so much that I actually had to buy him his own because he likes to steal mine. It is definitely a must-have! You won’t regret it." —Breanna

    Get it from Target for $44.99.

    18. A string of fairy lights that you can use to transform their room into a cozy, twinkly paradise.

    The warm white string lights
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these string lights way more than I thought I would, so I'm purchasing two more! They create a really romantic setting." —Kristtn

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 10 colors and seven sizes).

    19. A four-pack of Riedel wineglasses because your indoor date nights will feel so much more elegant when you're not drinking out of mismatched mugs. Even if they're not a wine drinker, you might want to get these for yourself because they are extremely fancy glasses at an extremely good price.

    A variety of Riedel wine glasses and a decanter
    Target

    Promising review: "I've had the white wineglasses in this series for years and love them. I recently started drinking red wine, so I added these to my collection. The size is wonderful because I have plenty of room to swirl the wine and allow it to breathe. The glass is simple but elegant, and the crystal is so clear." —cb007

    Get it from Target for $39.99.

    20. Or a nine-piece mixologist bar set if they prefer to drink the stronger stuff. Plus, experimenting with cocktails will make for a really fun indoor activity for the two of you!

    A shot glass, a glass mixing glass, a metal strainer, a bar spoon, a wooden muddler, a metal shaker base, and a metal boston shaker
    Target

    Promising review: "I bought this set as a gift for my husband. He’s very happy with it, and you can’t beat that price." —sbrown

    Get it from Target for $32.99.

    21. A mini, smartphone-compatible projector, so you can make your regular movie nights unforgettable.

    A movie projected on a screen
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This projector is so tiny, I was afraid that it wouldn't have sufficient power for a big screen. I was amazed by the picture quality! Our neighbor's outdoor lights were on, and the brightness of the screen was still amazing!" —Sarah Neace

    Get it from Amazon for $99.99+ (available in two colors).

    22. A custom lyric poster that you can personalize with the song that defines your relationship.

    White canvas framed in wood
    RockinCanvas / Etsy

    SaraCristinaDesign is a Canadian Etsy shop established in 2017. Sara specializes in watercolor fine art gifts.

    Promising review: "I just received my order of our wedding lyrics, and I absolutely love it! Thank you so much for making my vision come to life!" —Bailey

    Get it from SaraCristinaDesign on Etsy for $31.40+ (originally $36.95, available in three paper types and 12 sizes).

    23. A bamboo resort sheet set to make your nights together even more romantic. I've got the blue set on my bed right now, and they are even silkier and shinier in person! They look even better after a bit of tossing and turning. 😉

    The sheet set in eight colors
    Target

    Get it from Target for $239+ (available in seven colors and four sizes).

    24. Personalized cufflinks, so they will always have your heart (and your handwriting) on their sleeves.

    Silver cufflinks that say "You are my person" and "Love Megan"
    georgiedesigns / Etsy

    Arizona-based Robyn Klauer has been running her Etsy shop georgiedesigns since 2007. She sells personalized bangle bracelets and handwriting gifts.

    Promising review: "These cufflinks turned out so beautifully, and it was so special to be able to customize them with my handwriting and message. The seller was super responsive and they arrived so quickly. I highly recommend them!." —Christina Brous

    Get them from georgiedesigns on Etsy for $68 (available in eight formats).

    25. A guided dream journal because you want to know about all of their adventures, even the ones that happen after they fall asleep in your arms.

    The Dreamer's Journal
    Clarkson Potter Publishers

    Get it from Barnes & Noble for $16.99.

    26. A bath bomb gift set because you want to treat them to a day of pampering. Light a few candles, pour a couple of glasses of champagne, and pop the "Harmony" bomb in the bath — it's scented with lavender and jasmine essential oils that will definitely help them unwind after a hectic day.

    The bath bomb gift set
    Bubbly Belle / Via instagram.com

    Promising review: "I have been using bath bombs for years. I've used cheap brands, drugstore brands, and luxury brands, but this box gives all of them a run for the money! The packaging was super cute and totally giftable. I was really impressed at the quality of the bath bomb itself, and I love that they contain essential oils. I have been really stressed lately and have enjoyed a bath nearly every night for the past week. These bombs gave me the most serene experience, and they're at least double the size of ones I've used before. At about $2 per bomb, this set comes at a great price. I will definitely purchase this box again." —Heather H.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.97+ (available in two pack sizes).

    27. Powerbeats Pro true wireless headphones, so they can share their favorite tunes with you while you're walking to your next adventure together. I guarantee you'll get bonus points if you pair the gift with a playlist.

    A model wearing the PowerBeats in blue
    @beatsbydre / Via instagram.com

    Promising review: "My fiancé's headphones were old and destroyed, so I got these for them. He loves them! He has been wearing them all week and hasn't stopped raving about them. This is probably my best gift yet!" —Jozie Herrington

    Get it from Amazon for $199.95+ (available in seven colors).

    28. Or a Cuz I Love You on vinyl if spending so much time at home has encouraged them to embrace a more low-tech listening experience.

    Lizzo on the Cuz I Love You album cover
    store.lizzomusic.com

    Get it from Target for $19.99.

    29. A 6-piece bakeware set, so your sweetie can cook up all of their favorite recipes without worrying about worrying that their masterpieces will stick to the pan. Surely, you'll get bonus points if you include one of your own homemade treats along with it.

    Two round cake pans, a cookie sheet, a muffin tin, a loaf pan, and a rectangular cake pan
    smile.amazon.com

    Promising review: "I really like this bakeware set! It is heavy, durable, and is easy to clean. My old baking set was hard to clean, flimsy, and would leave me with scorched, unevenly cooked food. From muffins to banana bread, everything I have made on this bakeware set has come out evenly baked. I was so happy to donate my old set to a thrift store and enjoy this nice set!" —Jenna Ace

    Get it from Amazon for $74.99.

    30. A body oil to use the next time you give them a massage. Nothing will make them relax faster than when you rub their sore muscles with this soothing concoction.

    A hand dispensing a pump of the oil into another hand
    getmaude.com

    Promising review: "I have a billion allergies, but this oil seems to be doing well with me. It is great for massages, and I also use it for moisturizing my hands and feet. It doesn't really have a smell or leave a heavy residue, but I do make sure to really work it into my skin. I would definitely buy it again." —Priscilla P.

    Get it from Maude for $35.

    31. A personalized travel map, so the two of you can talk about where you've been and where you want to go together.

    The blue and white map with a George & Alisa legend with points for George's Travels, Alisa's Travel's, Our Travels, and Future Travels
    HappyPlaceArt / Etsy

    Katrina of HappyPlaceArt has been selling custom map art on Etsy since 2012.

    Promising review: "I'd give this product five stars across the board. Katrina was great to work with! I asked for several changes, and she was willing to work with me on all of them. When the print was damaged in shipping, Katrina sent a new print out to me in no time. I couldn't be happier with the results or the experience. I strongly recommend this map." —Drew

    Get it from HappyPlaceArt on Etsy for $30+ (available in 32 styles and 28 formats).

    32. An Anker charging stand because they never remember to charge their phone, and you hate having to go hours without a text. Plus, they'll be able to FaceTime with you hands-free without the battery dying in the middle of your call!

    The charging stand in white
    Target

    Promising review: "I was skeptical when I saw how cheap this charger was, but I've had it on my desk for a week now, and I absolutely love it. It's the same price as a lightning cable, and I don't have to worry about plugging it in or wearing it out. Whenever I'm not using my phone, I place it on the vertical stand to charge where I can easily see notifications while I work. I love the simple, matte-black finish and that the indicator light lets you know when it is charging and when it is not. I can't say enough about how amazing and convenient this charger is." —Vivek

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in two colors).

    33. A pair of twisted taper candles that'll help you set the mood when you, a person who barely cooks for themself, make them a delicious feast.

    The clay-colored taper candles
    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "These are so much bigger than I expected! They are a fabulous statement piece and look spectacular." —cheekymonkey

    Get it from Nordstrom for $37 (available in three colors).

    34. A heart-shaped lapel pin to remind them that you believe in them when they're having trouble remembering how amazing they are.

    A pink, heart-shaped enamel pin that says, "You can"
    OldEnglishCo / Etsy

    OldEnglishCo is a UK-based Etsy shop that sells hand-lettered prints, pins, coasters, cards, and more. Ben Treanor has run the shop since 2012.

    Promising review: "This is a lovely pin! My girlfriend loved it." —Andrew Koenig

    Get it from OldEnglishCo on Etsy for $10.71.

    35. A sun mug because you think the sun shines out of their butt even before they drink the coffee that transforms them from a gremlin to a fully functioning person.

    A sun winking and making a heart with its rays forming a heart
    ilovedoodle / Society6

    Get it from ilovedoodle on Society6 for $15.29+ (originally $16.99, available in two sizes).

    36. A personalized necklace that is so gorgeous, they'll never want to take it off.

    A silver necklace that says "02.14.2017," a copper necklace that says "ALWAYS," and a gold necklace that says "A heart S"
    PandiaJewelryDesign / Etsy

    Pandia Jewelry Design is an Etsy shop based in Cyrpus and established in 2017 that specializes in jewelry and gifts.

    Promising review: "I got a matching pair of these necklaces for me and my lover. They were definitely worth the wait. They are very simple and cute. We love them!" —Jorge

    Get it from PandiaJewelryDesign on Etsy for $13.60+ (available in three finishes and five stamping options).

    37. A wellness planner if they're so great at taking care of everyone else that they often forget to take care of themselves. This customizable binder will help them focus on their goals as well as their needs.

    bando.com

    Promising review: "I bought this as a gift for a girlfriend who is going through a hard time. It is beautifully designed with gorgeous artwork on the pages, but it is also thoughtful and gentle the way true friends are for each other." —Taiga B.

    Get it from Ban.do for $30.

    38. A noodle bowl with chopsticks to make takeout from their favorite ramen place taste even better.

    The white ramen bowl with holes for the chopsticks
    Crate and Barrel

    Get it from Crate and Barrel for $24.95.

    39. A 3-piece candy bento box because a box of chocolates is just so tired. This cute little set comes with four lucite boxes of lip-shaped gummies, champagne bears, dark chocolate caramels, and strawberry-flavored popping candies!

    Sugar Lips, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels, and Champagne Bears in a pink XOXO gift box
    Sugarfina

    Get it from Sugarfina for $36.

    40. A vanity mirror because you want them to be able to enjoy staring at their face as much as you do.

    The light-up mirror with nine bulbs in the silver color
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This mirror is awesome. I had one of those cheap lighted, fold-out plastic mirrors for my vanity but was tired of changing batteries. This plug-in mirror is much bigger, and I can sit up straight to apply makeup. The light has adjustable settings for color and brightness that can be switched with the touch of a button. The mirror swivels which is nice for applying eye makeup when you need just the right angle. It is metal and won't tip over as easily as plastic mirrors. It came with a magnifying mirror that suctions to the larger rectangle mirror which was a nice, little surprise." —Danna Russell

    Get it from Amazon for $54.99 (available in three colors).

    41. A pair of custom socks with their pup’s face on them because you're pretty sure they love their fur baby more than they love you. It's OK because you love Bosco an inappropriate amount as well.

    A customer wearing the blue socks while posing with the dog
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This was an awesome Valentine's gift. Our dog smiling among the pattern of bones is absolutely priceless. My husband loves wearing them to work." —Scott Shanks

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in 49 colors).

    42. A greeting card because there is really no present that is quite as sweet as a thoughtfully written note.

    A white card with an egg drawing and the text, "I love waking up to you"
    GREER Chicaco

    Get it from GREER Chicago for $6.

    43. A silk sleep mask because you want to make sure they get some much-needed rest. Plus, you've been talking about spicing things up. 😉

    A model wearing the eye mask in black
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I have probably purchased two-dozen sleep masks over the years, some of which were very expensive, and I didn't like any of them. This one is perfect! It is unbelievably comfortable: It is light as a feather, is very soft on the delicate skin around the eyes, and blocks out all light which is essential when I'm recovering from a migraine. The elastic band is so soft and doesn't give me a headache or leave indentations in my hair like so many others did. I have purchased several of them for myself and am now purchasing them as gifts for people who have trouble sleeping." —CinderellaPeach

    Get it from Amazon for $9.89+ (available in five colors).

    Them when you hand over the best gift they've ever received:

    Nickelodeon / Via giphy.com

    Reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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