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    52 Valentine's Day Gifts For When You're Totally In Love, But Broke

    I hate how much I love Valentine's Day.

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    1. A fragrance sample pack with lavender, rose, mint, citrus, and pine, so you can be sure your Valentine finds an aroma they particularly love. Wait. What's that smell? Oh, that's right. It's gift-giving success!

    Inkling Scents

    These aromas are chemical and cruelty free!

    Get it from Inkling Scents on Etsy for $15.

    2. A burlap print with a charmingly honest note, for showing your sweetheart your love is real...really real.


    Promising review: "I couldn't be happier! It shipped when promised and it is very good quality! I love it! My husband and I joke and this sign was perfect to give him for Christmas!" —Anna Stodolak

    Get it from Amazon for $19.

    3. A ceramic mug to give a S.O. who loves alliteration (and Dwight Schrute) almost as much as they love you.


    Promising review: "This mug is the perfect gift for any The Office fan! It’s super awesome, comes packaged in an easy-to-wrap box, and is a must-have for those who love collecting office memorabilia." —Lauren Deveau

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    4. A fishnet-and-lace teddy to be the perfect attire when you and your boo just wanna sit at home and watch Pretty in Pink this Valentine's Day.


    Promising review: "This item exceeded my expectations! I ordered the red bodysuit, put it on, and was stunned at how great it looked. The material is soft, the design is sexy, and I'm going to be ordering more colors! I do suggest going a size up, but it's a gem of an item." —Anonymous

    Get it from Amazon for $16.89 (available in six colors and sizes S–3XL).

    5. A couples' card game – the conversations that stem from this game, and the quality time you both take to play it, are sure to create some truly tender moments in your relationship.


    The box includes 100 unique conversation starters ranging from basic and lighthearted to more serious situations. With questions like, "What was your proudest moment from the last 12 months?" and "What's one dream that you've tucked away for the moment?" you're sure to find something you and your S.O. can really connect with.

    Promising review: "This game, if we should call it a game, is so wonderful. We opened the box and just randomly started choosing out cards. Some of the cards were quick and straightforward, while other were more thought provoking. We got some good laughs out of this and it was truly a refreshing change compared to our previous casual conversations. I see this can being very useful for couples who want to get to know each other but also for couples like us, who are so busy in our day-to-day with the work and kids. It gave us something different to talk about outside the typical operational 'how was your day' type of conversations." —Orit

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95.

    6. Tasty Dessert: All The Sweets You Can Eat (from BuzzFeed), a visual learner's cookbook that'll leave your sweet-toothed sweetheart drooling. This takes the simple, above-view style from BuzzFeed Tasty videos and puts it into a picturesque cookbook form.


    This includes recipes for over 70 different desserts. Everything from meringues to soufflés to basic pantry tips can be found in this unnecessarily beautiful cookbook.

    Promising review: "Tasty has done it again with this fun dessert cookbook! There are recipes for the basic bakers to the more advanced/adventurous. I recommend this!" —Dr. Bob

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95.

    7. A DIY adventure book you can use to record the memories of your greatest adventures with the Ellie to your Carl. This cheery gift is guaranteed to lift any wanderlusting Pixar fan right on UP.,

    Promising review: "This adventure book is really cute. I bought this because my boyfriend and I just moved into our first apartment together! It's a very exciting time for us and this adventure book was the perfect start to our new adventure. The brown pages are big enough to fit a good amount on each page. There are no plastic protectors. It is more like a scrapbook than a photo album. I love it. It looks just like the one from Up. Well worth it!" —Sara Pepas

    Get it from Amazon for $13.69.

    8. Or a Mickey T-shirt here to help ease the anticipation while you're both saving up to go on your next Disney trip.


    Promising review: "This is a cute Disney shirt made with nice quality material. The size fits as expected. I wash mine on warm and dry inside out and I haven’t had any issues." —Jen

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in seven colors and unisex sizes XS–3XL).

    9. A picture frame they're gonna love seeing on the bookshelf once it's filled with a picture perfect photo of you two cuties.,

    Promising review: "This was a birthday gift for my boyfriend and he loved it. I love most how you can hang it up or you can leave it as a regular picture frame. It’s a great, sentimental gift." —Jalonda Stokes

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    10. A personalized handwritten bracelet that'll tell your loved one you made the ~write~ decision when you chose to spend your life together.


    Promising review: "This is simply great! I received an email quickly confirming the custom request, they delivered quickly to make sure I had them in time for Xmas gifts, and the quality is absolutely wonderful!" —James Niblik

    Get it from Amazon for $32.75.

    11. A pack of four Popin Cookin candy kits so you can finally be the one to make dinner for your boo. It may not fill them up, but it's certainly sweet!


    This set includes everything you need to make miniature hamburgers, sushi, doughnuts, and bento (including teeny, tiny utensils!).

    Promising review: "I love these. They're fun for kids and adults to make." —Kristina

    Get them from Amazon for $22.99.

    12. A pair of socks to let your own personal football fanatic know that you think life with them is a ~ball~.

    Men's Wearhouse

    Get them from Men's Wearhouse for $14.99.

    13. A strawberry cutter – it'll take exactly one batch of perfectly decorated cupcakes for this useful little tool to totally and completely steal your favorite chef's heart.


    Promising review: "Finally! A quick solution to tedious strawberry cutting. This cute cutter does the trick with one slight push. All the pieces are cut into manageable sizes. The star of course is the adorable red heart shape! The little ones love it, everyone does! It's easy to use and surprisingly sharp, but not to the touch. Cleaning is easy, or toss it in dishwasher. Very nice touch for any strawberry dessert, the gleaming red hearts are a standout. I love hearts made of strawberries!" —Judith Pr

    Get it from Amazon for $12.

    14. A custom cartoon you can get of you two cute critters.

    Tiny Portrait Project

    Get it from Tiny Portrait Project on Etsy for $15+ (available with up to ten people).

    15. A pair of hypoallergenic stud earrings that'll have your partner feeling like a million bucks, without you spending a fraction of that.


    Promising review: "These earrings are absolutely beautiful! They are way prettier in person and are great quality." —Michelle

    Get them from Amazon for $12.98 (available in six styles).

    16. A simple Mr. Rogers sticker – the most heartily wholesome way to show the person you "like like" that you like them exactly as they are.

    Neily Designs by Emily

    Get it from Neily Designs by Emily on Etsy for $3.

    17. A stovetop tea kettle made with a heat-resistant glass, a steel mesh filter, and an ergonomic handle that's gonna please your sweetheart if they thought the lingerie you got them last year was a little too naughtea.


    You can use this on both gas and electric stoves. It can be placed in a microwave, it's dishwasher-safe (on the top rack), AND it has a two-year warranty.

    Promising review: "Wonderful design on this teapot! It pours perfectly and the infuser pulls out, which means your tea won't get too strong. Also, I love that it is heat-safe for stovetop. I liked this so much that I bought a second one for a friend!" —Cynthia

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    18. A 3D popup Star Wars card for the fan in your life who you would Je-die for. Yo-duh, you've gotta get this.


    Promising review: "This is well made and the recipient (a Star Wars fan) loved it. I really appreciated the 'hidden' tab where you can write a personalized note without damaging the look of the card. Also, the delivery was fast, which is important to me. This is excellent quality and I recommend it!" —Olivia

    Get it from Amazon for $15+ (available in two styles).

    19. A gorgeous storage case because your stomach, and your partner's jewelry, was in horrible knots the last time you touched their stuff. Best to just keep everything organized and orderly.


    Promising review: "I like that when I travel everything is organized and fits well. I also like that it’s thin and not bulky. It also has a zipper. This is a good jewelry organizer." —Traveler84

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in seven colors).

    20. A mini drawstring bag for reminding the light of your life that spring, and the sun, are gonna be here soon!


    Promising review: "I bought three of these for outings with my kids. They are heavy duty while also easy to fold up when not in use. They are especially good in public places as the bright color make kids very easy to spot! I'm very happy with my purchase." —Mom*3

    Get it from Gap for $12.99.

    21. A pack of daaarling fruit coasters that'll be a little ~slice~ of heaven if your A-type lover hates water rings.


    Promising review: "Are you kidding me? How could anyone rate these anything less than a five stars? Mine arrived fairly quickly. They are colorful and the pattern is exactly as pictured. They are wrapped individually. What a good buy! I plan on using mine in a door wreath because they are perfect for decorations." —JZACKCO

    Get a pack of seven from Amazon for $3.99.

    22. Cooking with Nonna, a cookbook packed with 100 classic Italian recipes, so you can have a real *bella note* even if you're staying in – make some spaghetti, turn on Disney +, and watch the greatest romance of all time, Lady and the Tramp.


    Promising review: "I've been following Cooking with Nonna on FB for a while and jumped at the chance to get a cookbook. I have already made several of these recipes and they were delicious! I look forward to making many more that I haven't had since my childhood. Family recipes get lost over the years and this is a great opportunity to make favorites. This is a high-quality cookbook with beautiful pictures." —Denise B.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.69.

    23. A pocket-sized beer journal to record the "appearance, aroma, taste, mouthfeel, and overall impressions" of 124 beers. A gift like this sure to have them feeling all bubbly inside.


    Promising review: "This was a gift for my stepfather and he loves it! He loves recording the different beers he’s tasted, and this guide is simple but great with descriptions of flavors and tasting notes." —Deanna Wegman

    Get it from Amazon for $8.10.

    24. A cold brew coffee maker that'll save the day (more specifically, the mornings) when the night owl in your life often needs more than a little pick-me-up.


    Just add coffee and water to this daring mason jar up to the filter (which will filter out grounds and keep your coffee tasting smooth), let it brew overnight in your fridge, and HEY! You've got cold brew!

    The easy-pour spout is a dream and this has an air tight seal that's gonna keep your cold brew fresh.

    Promising review: "Best. Buy. Ever! I am in love with my Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks iced coffee, but not in love with what it costs every time. This has been a life saver and SOOOOO much better than DD or Starbucks. The mesh filter is super sturdy and great quality, my regular coffee works just perfectly, and not a single ground gets through. My iced coffee is usually ready within 12 hours of placing in the fridge, but I have left it up to 24 hours and it is much stronger (and better, in my opinion!). The mason jar is huge and lasts me over the course of a few days." —Joshua R.

    Get it from Amazon for $25.97.

    25. A pack of foodie and candy socks – you can pick a pack based on your best bud's taste buds.


    Get six of the produce pairs for $10.99 and the six candy pair pack for $14.99, both from Amazon.

    26. An anti-Valentine's Day card for the humorously hangry human you care about most.

    That's What She Said Art

    Get it from That's What She Said Art on Etsy for $4.

    27. A box of assorted gourmet cookies that'll certainly make this holiday choco-lit.


    Promising review: "These are delicious and beautifully presented. I bought them for my wife as a gift and she absolutely loved them. They come wrapped beautifully with a bow – it was perfect. The cookies tasted delicious – we finished the whole box in one sitting. I highly recommend this as a gift or just to treat yourself." —Schon Family

    Get a box of 12 from Amazon for $23.99.

    28. A beanie warm enough to wear when you're worried the weather will freeze their ears off. You love those ears and you plan on keeping them toasty warm!

    Promising review: "This is a great every day beanie. I'm one of those people who doesn't feel right unless there's something on my head. I have this beanie in three different colors. It's my favorite. It sits on my head perfectly and slouches enough so it doesn't stick up in the back. I bought one after trying to find a beanie similar to Opie's in Son's of Anarchy. After finding that perfect one, I knew I needed more colors." —Allie

    Get it from Amazon for $9.75 (available in 39 colors).

    29. A pack of six wine condoms for keeping that leftover bottle sealed if you decide to *really* drink responsibly.


    Promising review: "I got these as a gift for a family member that is a wine aficionado, partly for a laugh but also for the great concept. When she opened them, I did get a huge laugh and she was amazed at the concept. I also received confirmation from her that they work wonders and truly provide an airtight seal." —Thomas

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $16.97.

    30. A silly stress toy that'll make them say, "Potat-oh, I love this *and YOU* so much!" I promise. They will say it.


    Promising review: "This silly and realistic looking potato squeeze toy was the perfect joke gift for my kiddo, who loves potatoes and jokes about potatoes. Give it a squeeze and relieve some stress. Perfect for the couch potato in your life, too." —ScoutMama

    Get it from Amazon for $7.

    31. A coloring book with some heartwarming humor for couples who aren't afraid, and even enjoy, laughing about how wild married life can drive them sometimes.


    Promising review: "This was a little bit of a gag gift for some friends but they absolutely adore it. I receive messages all the time from the husband saying how much he loves it and that it's relaxing and helps calm him down after his high stress job. The images are hilarious and true." —Marina F.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    32. A choker necklace to give a certain special someone who loves a delicate, layered look.


    Promising review: "This was so much nicer than I ever imagined! Even the packaging/presentation was lovely. I will be wearing this with fine jewelry, and it will look just the same as my more high-end stuff." –Karen D. Schmitz

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in three colors).

    33. A gift set filled with cinnamon cereal chocolate, waffle cone chocolate, popping candy chocolate, bacon chocolate, and even more! These treats aren't for the faint of heart, but they *are* for your sweetheart. / Via @chuaochocolatier, Via @chuaochocolatier

    There's also potato chip chocolate, spicy chocolate, honeycomb chocolate, and croissant-inspired chocolate.

    Promising review: "This is just what was needed to lighten up my fiancé's Wednesday. She loved every flavor, glass of wine in hand! It came shipped in a cool package with ice packs – I live in southern Nevada where it's triple digits outside, so I was expecting to have to put the chocolates in the fridge. But nope, they came cold and dry! The best ordering experience." —Nick Avelli

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $16.95.

    34. A mini waffle bowl maker to make ice cream bowls, taco bowls, chicken-and-waffle bowls...the fight about what to have for dinner is a thing of the past! The answer is...everything!


    Promising review: "I am not the biggest breakfast person, but I love this machine. Making a waffle bowl filled with fruit is a great way to start your morning. We have used this guy for quite a few breakfasts now (there are so many ways to use it), but the waffle bowls are my favorite so far. Plus, the color goes great with my question." —Scott Brown

    Get it from Amazon for $26.95+ (available in two colors).

    35. A fill-in-the-blank book specifically designed to create fun conversations about the dream-life you and your lover would live...even if it's rather fantastical.


    Promising review: "This is a great chill date night activity. We do a page every date night and we're still going after two years. :) It gives us something to look forward to doing together and starts up great conversations." —Allie Moreno

    Get it from Amazon for $9.35.

    36. A 300-piece puzzle that'll give you and your wanderlust partner a ~license~ to puzzles.


    Promising review: "Loved this puzzle! The colors are vibrant, it’s a great size, and the difficulty level is perfect. Just awesome." —Amanda M. Septer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    37. A chew toy for the four-legged Valentine you love a ~latte~.,

    Promising review: "I got this toy 10 months ago for my dog and it is still going strong! She normally rips all her stuffed animals apart within an hour, but this toy has lasted her longer than any toy I've gotten for her before. It looks adorable, she loves to cuddle it, and play with the squeaker." —Sydney McGagin

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in eight styles and three sizes).

    38. A guitar pick sure to delight musicians (and pun enthusiasts) so much they just might write a song about it.


    Promising review: "This was perfect for my guitar-playing husband – who surprised me with the same gift! It was a cute Valentine's Day surprise for both of us. It looks like we ARE meant to be together: and we've been together for 20 years now!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.29.

    39. A pregnancy journal (arranged by trimester) packed with checklists and fill-in the blanks for the loved one who is expecting a new pint-sized Valentine.

    Promising review: "I purchased this for my wife who is carrying our first baby. I just randomly came across this book here and took a chance on it. It's incredible. It's filled with a lot of questions and places to put pictures and is all organized from beginning to end of the pregnancy. She has spent hours working in it and it's being treated almost as a personal journal, which we'll one day show our children. You can't beat that price. It's totally worth it." —Heath Benson

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98.

    40. A pocket-sized beard kit because your partner needs to stop brushing off the beard burn they give you and start brushing that beard instead!


    Promising review: "I freaking love this set, especially the comb. It feels so good running through my beard. This is a great, excellent product" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    41. A glass cup you can give the person you love so much you can hardly ~bear~ it.


    Promising review: "This was a gift for a friend who loves polar bears. The product arrived in great condition and I think it's a lovey size for a classy cup. My friend likes it a lot and looks forward to using it. The seller was also very easy to communicate with, so I'm pretty darn happy." —Kelsey

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in two styles).

    42. A set of pens – a gift that's sure to al-paca punch with your studious sweetheart.


    Promising review: "These are freaking adorable pens AND they write so smooth. Buy these now!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $10.99.

    43. A chocolate decadence cake your Valentine certainly couldn't eat all alone, so you can offer to share. Sharing is caring.

    Harry & David

    Promising review: "This is so good that I had to write a review. It is unique and not really like any cake you've ever had, in that the texture is more like the smoothest fudge you have ever had. It is a rich semi-sweet (dark) chocolate flavor so it's not too sweet. Put some small pieces in with a scoop of ice cream and you'll go back for more. Heavenly!" —Patti

    Get it from Harry & David for $19.99.

    44. A body pillow that'll be the purrrfect cuddling companion when you aren't around.


    Promising review: "This is awesome. It's really nice, looks just like the picture, and it's super soft." —Christopher Johnston

    Get it from Amazon for $9.66+ (available in two colors and three sizes).

    45. A box of personalized M&M candies so you can both snack on something special.


    To customize your candies with a photo, upload a picture with a clear face and send it on in! You can also customize with words – each candy can hold up to two lines of text. This really is a ~sweet~ deal.

    Get them from M&M's for $19.99+ (available in four styles).

    46. A pair of non-slip socks for the romantic in your life who would love nothing more than to put their feet up and be given a glass of merlot without having to ~wine~ about it.


    Promising review: "These socks are thick and cozy anklet socks. The writing on the bottom is anti-slip, which really helps....especially if someone actually does bring you the wine. The perfect gift!" —Ashley Vasquez

    Get them from Amazon for $9.95 (available in three styles).

    47. A v-neck chemise made from a soft, silky material that's gonna make your nights lounging around at home together comfortable *and* lovely.


    Promising review: "This is stretchy, soft, and has the perfect amount of lace. Plus, it's very comfortable and fits like a second skin." —Amat Photog

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in 10 colors and sizes 16-24).

    48. A pair of front-back earrings with a look that'll be as unique and surprising as your significant other.


    Promising review: "These are some of the only earrings I've worn that don't make my ears itch and react, which is pretty awesome, considering the low price. Usually I get about four hours out of a pair of earrings, but I can wear these 12 hours or more without any problems. Also, they may look stabby and sharp, but they aren't at all. I wear them all the time and they have never caught my neck or clothing. They also aren't flimsy. I'm known for manhandling my jewelry and breaking the cheap stuff easily, and I've somehow managed not to snap or bend these, which is a miracle. They haven't turned green or lost their shine. They're lovely." —Lexi

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

    49. A house shaped tissue box that's gonna look so cute on their shelf they just might get the sniffles.


    This works with square tissue boxes, be sure to grab ones that fit!

    Promising review: "I'm in a dorm room and wanted to keep my color scheme going throughout the room (white/blush/gold), and multi-colored tissue boxes can look chaotic in such a small space. It's cute and functional." —Rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $5.

    50. A lunar garland for anyone you love "to the moon and back."


    Promising review: "Pictures does not do this justice. It's so pretty. I love it." —Dana

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in two colors and three sizes).

    51. A wall-mounted rainy pot to give your glass-half-full partner who even seems to find a way to love rainy days.


    Promising review: "I have purchased several sets of these. I have them hanging in my office and have referred friends to this link and they have purchased the set too. Great present for teachers!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    52. And finally, Much Loved, a coffee table book you can give to the person in your life who still has their OG valentine (who is probably named Pooky Bear or Mr. Snuggles). You might as well give in, no one could ever compete with a darling, deteriorating, stuffed animal.


    I love you forever, Big Dog.

    Promising review: "This is adorable. I have an affinity for stuffed animals, so reading about these rag-tag fellas' stories is very interesting to me. It's almost tear-jerking in some cases. It has good, full-page photos with little blurbs about each one. Some are short, but others have a bit more of a 'life' behind them." —Jess

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

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