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    Jan. 28, 2020

    51 Valentine's Day Gifts For Your Partner If Romance Just Isn't Your Thing

    Romance is hard, okay? - Shakespeare, probably.

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    1. This bestselling and super warm down coat that basically guarantees they'll receive endless compliments all winter long. The oversized fit means there's plenty of room for bulky sweaters, and it's long enough to cover their butt and prevent that icy breeze from creeping up.

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    Reviewers love the details of this coat: the side zippers make sitting comfortable and easy, and the sherpa-lined hood will keep their head protected from the elements. Be sure to check out BuzzFeed's full review of this jacket here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $186.99+ (available in six colours, and sizes XXS-XXL).

    2. This DAVID's Tea Buddha's Blend tea that's a delicious combo of green and white teas, with just a hint of jasmine and hibiscus flower. It's one of my personal favourites!

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    The green tea delivers a nice dose of caffeine, while the white tea is packed with antioxidants, making this light, floral beverage the perfect treat. Make sure you get them some biodegradable tea filters, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.98.

    3. A SpongeBob AirPod case that will keep their sense of nostalgia alive and thriving. And it'll keep their headphones safe from scuffs and scratches!

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    It'll also remind them of their childhood, so expect some heartfelt thank-you's.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.88+ (available in 15 styles).

    4. This plush cashmere sweater that's a hypoallergenic (and ridiculously soft) alternative to traditional wool sweaters. It's thin enough to wear under coats, but it'll still keep them warm when the temperature REALLY plummets.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59.90+ (available in S-XXL, and in ten colours).

    5. A Click and Grow smart garden that will help them grow their own herbs, veggies, and flowers, even in the dead of winter. Little pods are loaded with seeds and all the nutrients necessary to grow fresh herbs, flowers, and produce, so they can just plug it in and watch them grow.

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    All it takes is a full reservoir of water and an outlet to have garden-fresh produce all year round. You can even get them a few extra pods, too!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $124.74.

    6. Some Trader Joe's Everything But the Bagel seasoning blend that'll add a sprinkle of flavour to their favourite foods — no bagel necessary! We might not have Trader Joe’s in Canada, but we do have this.

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    They'll end up using it on everything, from pizzas to sandwiches to roast chicken to buttered popcorn! Just be mindful to check the ingredients for any allergens, as it does contain sesame seeds, garlic, and other things.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.91.

    7. This mini personal portable oven that'll revolutionize their office lunch experience. All they need to do is plug this baby into an outlet — it'll slowly and evenly heat up their food without any annoying frozen centres or overcooked edges.

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    Unlike a traditional microwave, it knows when their meal is finished cooking, and then keeps it at a steady, warm temperature until they're ready to mow down. Reviewers say it's a game-changer for people in construction or transportation jobs, where access to a microwave is basically non-existent, and love that it's finally given them access to hot, home-cooked meals on the go.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.54+ (available in three colours).

    8. This ultra moisturizing salve that'll help soothe dry, cracked lips. It can even help heal minor burns, diaper rash, and damaged cuticles! Plus, the natural ingredients won't irritate their skin.

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    Reviewers rave about how deeply moisturizing it is. BuzzFeed writer Alice Prendergast says, "It's a life-saver in the winter time, and because it has a light, rosy hue (not a white, chalky cast), it won't make you look like you're dying of the bubonic plague."

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.50.

    9. This Breville sous vide machine that's sure to thrill the home chef in your life. Using the app, they'll be able to cook perfect meals, every time (not that you'd expect them to)! Even finicky things like poached eggs or tender, juicy steaks are no match for this machine. It's smaller than other sous vide machines on the market, so it'll fit in even the smallest of kitchens.

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    It's lightweight and can be used in almost any pot, too (so you don't have to worry that your gift will just sit there collecting dust because they don't have the ~right~ kitchenware).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $305.12.

    10. This reusable coffee tumbler that'll help your fave caffeine drinker fuel their addiction on the go. Made of sturdy, smooth ceramic and encased in a heat-protecting silicone sleeve, it's eco-friendly and ultra modern.

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    The monochrome design is sure to please, and it works with any hot beverage (not just coffee). Plus care is super easy — just toss it in the dishwasher!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $43.20+ (available in five colours and two sizes).

    11. A set of funky dress socks that'll thrill anyone with a great sense of humour. Everyone needs socks, so these are a no-brainer! And with a bunch of different patterns, they're a surefire win.

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    They fit men's sizes 7-11, so just be wary if your gift recipient's size is outside this range.

    Get five pairs on Amazon Canada for $18.99+ (available in 15 different packs).

    12. This beard oil that'll keep their facial hair looking lush and lustrous (just how you like it). Using a combination of eight natural oils, along with vitamin E and natural fragrances, this skin-conditioning formula seeps below individual facial hairs to prevent itching and annoying ingrown hairs.

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    It's also free from parabens, mineral oils, sulfates, artificial scents and colours, and any animal products, so you can feel confident knowing they're putting the very best stuff on their face.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.50.

    13. These bestselling Tile Mates that'll help them keep track of their belongings. These handy tracking nuggets can be attached to their luggage, phone, work bag, passport holder, or wallet, so they'll never stress about losing something important. Plus, they're compatible with all Alexa devices!

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    Using the phone app, they can make the Tile ring to help find their lost item. Are they always leaving their cellphone on silent? No problem! Double-clicking on the Tile Mate makes the phone ring. There's also a "community find" feature which allows them to enlist the help of other Tile users in finding their lost stuff. These trackers are also available in sticker form, or in a slim credit card shape that's perfect for their wallet.

    Get a four-pack on Amazon Canada for $64.47.

    14. A collage picture frame that'll motivate them to display those photographs they've been collecting (but haven't gotten around to hanging yet). It can be used vertically or horizontally, so it's a super easy addition to a gallery wall. Maybe they'll even hang a cute photo of the two of you! Or something. Whatever.

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    It's made of real wood and glass panelling for an extra classy touch. Do them a favour and get them some Command picture hanging strips for a damage-free and hammer-free installation.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99+ (available in two colours and six styles).

    15. A minimalist alarm clock that'll help streamline their chaotic life. The svelte lines of this alarm clock are matched only by it's easy-to-use design and intuitive features. Plus, it'll save you from having to face their wrath the next time you have to wake them up for work.

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    It only displays the time, the temperature, and humidity levels, so they're not overwhelmed with information the second they wake up. Plus, it has three adjustable brightness levels so they can set it to the exact level they need and prefer. It'll keep them well rested and punctual as they go about their day.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99 (also available in beech).

    16. This gin-making kit that'll let the would-be brewmaster's imagination run wild. Sure, the kit includes recipes for three different styles of gin, but it also has 12 different botanicals that are perfect for experimenting with. It also makes a great activity for the two of you!

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    They'll need to buy the base alcohol (like vodka) separately, or you can get them a bottle so they can get started right away!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.

    17. These gel insoles that'll keep their feet stay in tip-top shape, and you can feel good knowing your gift was a ~home run~. It might not be the sexiest gift (lingerie and underwear are sooooo predictable), but it'll definitely be useful.

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    They also have improved cushioning, arch support, and impact-absorption, not to mention a patented DryMAX topcloth to keep odours at bay. SCORE!

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $19.97+ (available in two sizing options).

    18. A universally-compatible wireless phone charger that's so trim and minimalistic, they won't even notice it... until their device is at 100%, that is! Who doesn't love a useful gift?

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    Dual coils means it works with both horizontally and vertically-placed devices, and it's stationary nature prevents tangling in a multitude of wires. It does require an adapter, though, so make sure you get one here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $25.99 (available in two colours).

    19. A walnut page holder that's sure to be a game-changer for your favourite book worm. It's also fantastic for anyone with carpal tunnel or other mobility issues, as it reduces strain on the hand and wrist.

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    Each handmade holder is lightweight and made of 100% natural walnut wood, so you know it'll be something your favourite book lover will enjoy for years to come.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.50 (available in three sizes).

    20. These all-natural leather cleaning wipes that'll help them protect and clean their fave shoes during the last few weeks of winter. They'll make quick work of mud, grime, dust, and (#BLESS) salt stains on virtually all shoes — even delicate suede — so you really can't go wrong.

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    And because they're all natural, they won't irritate their skin. You will forever be recognized as the hero that saved their footwear.

    Get a pack on Amazon Canada for $8.99 (also available in a resealable pack).

    21. This rose gold ring holder that'll help jewellery lovers stay organized. You might not know their ring size (or be at The Ring stage at all), but you sure as heck can help them display their beautiful rings in a cute and fun way!

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    Compared to a traditional ring tray or jewellery box, this little guy is petite (without sacrificing on utility).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8+ (available in four other designs).

    22. This fancy oyster shucker that'll help them turn their kitchen into the hottest buck-a-shuck locale in town. Even though cravings for these bivalves might be at their peak in summer, oysters are actually BEST eaten in the winter. They're rich in iron and minerals that'll help keep their immune system firing on all cylinders (safer for kissing 😏).

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    The full-tang stainless steel blade is strong, durable, and rust resistant, but what really makes this oyster knife special is the oversized hand guard. It'll prevent slippery injuries, so you two can spend more time slurping down seafood, and less time in the ER. And it even comes with a genuine leather sheath and a protective glove — that's one fancy mothershucker!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.88+ (glove also available in sizes M-XL).

    23. This powerful light therapy lamp that'll help inject some vitamin D into the dark days of winter. It emulates natural sunlight to help stave off jet lag, insomnia, and seasonal blues. It might be cold and grey outside, but they'll be feeling like summer in no time.

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    It emits three levels of brightness at a max of 10,000 lux, without any UV light or other radiation. Just a few minutes a day can make a huge difference.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.99.

    24. These ultra-soft UGG shearling slippers that are just the ticket to get them through the coldest and snowiest months of the year. The plush shearling lining will feel ~soooo~ nice when they smoosh their feet inside after trudging home in the slush and snow.

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    They have a lightweight lug sole, too, so they can also be worn outside. Maybe get them a protectant spray as well — just in case! It'll keep the suede looking its best for a lot longer.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $123.15+ (available in sizes 5-12 and six colours).

    25. This waterproof scalp massager that's the equivalent of gifting a tiny, personal, battery-operated masseuse! Plus, the rubber tips gently vibrate to build rich shampoo lather, exfoliate the scalp, and help stimulate hair growth.

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    I'd also get some extra AA batteries here, so that they never run out of juice.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.67+ (available in five colours).

    26. This insulated camp-style mug that's perfect for keeping their hot beverage warm for longer. The slide-top lid will keep things from leaking out if your SO is a bit of a klutz.

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    The tumbler won't last long in a dishwasher, though, so it's best to take the time to wash this one by hand.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.07.

    27. This passionfruit lip balm will help save their lips from a flaky, peeling fate. It's saturated with yummy natural ingredients like coconut oil, honey, rosemary oil, and passionfruit extract.

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    It glides on super smooth, leaving behind zero waxy or sticky residue. The tropical passionfruit scent is sure to inspire some passion, too!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.98.

    28. This portable leg rest that'll make long haul flights a lot more bearable. They'll be able to just clip it onto the meal tray in front of them, and prop their feet up.

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    Ever since I purchased this handy hammock, I've used it on every single flight. It rolls up really neat and teeny when not in use, and genuinely makes a huge difference during longer flights. Plus, it's great for anyone whose long legs get cramped in airplane seats, and makes napping a lot more comfortable.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99.

    29. This multipurpose lotion that's specially formulated to prevent chafing, shrivelling, dryness, and sagging (yes, I'm talking about testicles). Their bits go through a lot during the day, so it might be time to give them some TLC.

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    The fresh, natural scent is courtesy of rosemary, calendula, chamomile, eucalyptus, lavender, and mango. The addition of shea and cocoa butters, jojoba oil, and vitamin E will keep their shit smooth and moisturized, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15 (also available in full size).

    30. This planner that'll help them finally get their finances in order (not that you're judging). The snap-in budget dashboard allows them to see their spending on one side and savings on the other, so they can track bills, expenditures, and income with ease.

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    It includes a 12-month financial planning calendar, plus a bunch of fun stickers, and dedicated pages for goal tracking.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $35.87.

    31. A pair of these shearling gloves that'll help them avoid frost-bitten fingertips. The plush lining means they'll easily surpass their wool mittens in the warmth department, too.

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    They're an awesome and stylish option if they're skiing, snow-shoeing, or just walking around, as the slim fingers will allow them to have full mobility — perfect for holding hands in the snow!

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $105.57+ (available in three sizes and five colours).

    32. These super soft two-ply cashmere joggers that are not only incredibly soft, but also super-duper warm. Treat their butt to something special!

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    They're pretty much the coziest pants they will ever own, and also have a tapered ankle length, a drawstring waist, and generous pockets, so they can look stylish and stay comfy.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $146.11+ (available in four colours, and in sizes S-XL). Matching sweaters also available.

    33. This temperature-controlled smart mug that'll keep their favourite hot drink warm for hours. They'll finally be able enjoy it 'til the very last drop, especially if they're the *ahem* forgetful type.

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    They can use the free app to select their preferred temperature. The mug lasts for one hour on a single charge, but they can also just leave it on the charging coaster for all day use.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $152.50+ (available in two colours).

    34. A large, U-shaped pregnancy pillow that'll cradle their body, while helping eliminate hypertension and pressure on the liver. Because of its contours, it's beloved by reviewers who are post-operation, or have fibromyalgia, sciatica, acid reflux, congestion, and carpal tunnel. It's the perfect snuggly little nook!

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    The outer case is made of 100% cotton, while the inner polyester fill is totally customizable — they can just remove enough filling to create the best fit.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $71.49+ (available in seven colours and three sizes).

    35. This beautiful three-piece set of stainless steel flatware that'll help them cut back on single use plastics while they're on the go. And they're neatly packaged in a carrying case, too!

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    This set is durable, sturdy, and rust resistant. It's a great gift for anyone looking to dip their toe into the world of eco-consciousness (and also avoid gas station cutlery).

    Get a three-piece set on Amazon Canada for $16.55+ (available in seven colours).

    36. This RFID-blocking travel wallet that'll protect their personal data from digital theft. It has enough compartments to fit a passport, boarding pass, several credit cards, currency, a pen, a cell phone, and more.

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    It'll keep all their important documents and doo-dads in one place. It might even become their new everyday accessory!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.99+ (available in 31 colours).

    37. These Urban Ears Bluetooth headphones that'll deliver rich, immersive sound while still being incredibly cushy and comfy. Unlike some other over-the-ear headphones, these ones are light enough to wear for longer periods of time, too.

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    With these, they'll be able to listen to their tunes for more than 30 hours on a single charge. And with a handy control knob, they can adjust the volume, skip tracks, and even take calls on the go.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $96.99+ (available in eight colours).

    38. These Magic Bag heatable spa booties that'll keep them warm, toasty, and relaxed. They're infused with lavender essential oils, and can be used with or without the heatable inserts. They're a perfect gift for anyone who is always running around.

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    The all-natural inserts release a moist heat once warmed up, which can help promote circulation, and ease tired, achy muscles. They come in small, medium, and large sizes, too!

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    39. This pack of charcoal sheet masks that are packed with skin-loving serums and lots and lots of collagen for the ultimate spa treatment at home (without the spa prices). And they're free of synthetic fragrances, parabens, and sulphates!

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    Each pack contains four different masks infused with natural essential oils to target different skin concerns, taking all the guesswork out of this gift. Reviewers say they fit really comfortably, and have reported an improvement in their skin's moisture, balance, and overall health.

    Get a pack of eight masks on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    40. This award-winning watch that's specially designed for the visually impaired, but is also a super sleek accessory that anyone would love to wear. Taking inspiration from Braille, the face has raised elements to detect time, plus two magnetically attached ball bearings that move to denote minutes and hours.

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    If they're really active, sometimes the ball bearing may slip out of place — but fear not! They're held securely in the tracks, and a simple shake of the wrist will have them lodged magnetically once again. Reviewers love how well this watch works for those with visual impairments, and how surprisingly durable it is, too!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $256+ (available in 15 styles).

    41. This Rocky Mountain Barber Company sandalwood beard comb that'll transform their facial hair into a snag-free and silky-smooth beard with just one swipe. The double-sided comb works great on long or short beards, so they'll be able to use it at different stages in their facial hair journey.

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    It also smells incredible, and infuses beard hair with the earthy smell of sandalwood. Plus, it comes with a hard shell carrying case so they can easily take it on the go.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    42. A weighted blanket that simulates the gentle sensation of hugging, and helps to promote a deep and restful sleep. Warning: they might prefer cuddling with the blanket, rather than with you!

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    Weighted blankets work best if they're anywhere between 7-12% of their body weight, so just make sure you select carefully. It's the perfect weigh to take any metaphorical loads off their shoulders!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $69.13+ (available in three weights, two sizes, and five colours).

    43. A Nintendo Switch that'll keep them just as entertained while they're chillin' on the couch as it will on their morning commute. The controllers can be attached to the console for solo gaming, or used as individual controllers during team gameplay (making this a bit of a gift for yourself, too 😉! You sneaky devil you).

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    Check out a full review here (it's #7), plus a comparison of the Switch and the Switch Lite.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $387+ (also available in grey).

    44. This Casper nap pillow that'll let them catch some zzz's when they're pulling all-nighters at work or school. The outer layer is silky soft for guaranteed comfort, while the inner layer is springy and dense to help keep their head cushioned (no matter where they're sleeping).

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    It also comes with its own pillowcase and travel bag to make it a great travel or commuting buddy.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $45.

    45. This Dyson Airwrap styler set that's sure to impress. It's the ideal combo of tech and beauty! Each set includes everything they'll need to achieve perfect hair looks quickly, easily, and without extreme heat. Thank you, science!

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    Reviewers say it's super simple to use, and actually delivers on what it promises. It's all encased in a beautiful storage box, so they can stay organized, too!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $829.

    46. A weighted eye mask that'll help them drift off into deep, restful sleep. Not only does it work to muffle sound and block out light, but it can also help alleviate stress and headaches.

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    They'll be able to lay it freely over their eyes, or secure a more snug fit by pulling the tab through the slit. Reviewers say it's incredibly comfortable for sleeping, and also works as a handy accessory for meditation.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39 (available in three colours).

    47. These all-natural bath cubes that are scented with natural citrus and lavender essential oils. And they're made of completely natural and organic ingredients, so no need to worry about skin irritants here! They'll be looking for just about any excuse to sink into a nice, warm bath.

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    Their cool angular shape means they won't roll around, making them a relaxing addition to showers, too.

    Get four cubes on Amazon Canada for $19.99 (available in seven packs).

    48. Some dark chocolate with sea salt that'll satisfy their sweet tooth while also filling them with iron, magnesium, antioxidants, potassium, and a BUNCH of other healthy goodness. I'm not a doctor, but this is one treat everyone will feel good about.

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    The rich, creamy dark chocolate and crunchy flakes of sea salt are the perfect sweet-salty experience!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.98.

    49. This Damascus steel chef's knife that'll make chopping vegetables about 100 times more enjoyable (don't @ me, it's science). It'll make dinner prep a lot prettier, too. The beautiful pattern is due to the many layers of steel, carefully folded to create a long-lasting razor-sharp edge.

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    It won't rust or dull after a lot of use, either. It's really a cut above. You can also find a more budget-friendly option here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $201.49.

    50. This USB-rechargeable and self-cleaning water bottle that bathes water in purifying UV light at the touch of a button. This process eliminates up to 99.99% of bacteria and odour-causing germs, so they can (finally!) stay hydrated without worrying about a gunky water bottle.

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    The double-walled insulation keeps cold beverages frosty for up to 24 hours and hot beverages scalding for up to 12 hours — plus, it has a waterproof cap! It also intelligently activates every two hours to keep the water (and the inside of the bottle) clean and germ-free. And one charge lasts a full month!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $214.63. Looking to stay hydrated, but don't want to spend big bucks? This insulated water bottle will also do the trick!

    51. And this Himalayan cashmere blanket that can be used as a cozy scarf, a luxe throw, or a meditation rug. I've used this blanket in freezing airplanes, as an extra layer during chilly fall mornings, or as a full-on scarf come winter. It's the plush, soft layer that's perfect for literally any time of year.

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    This super-soft blanket is handmade, so each one is slightly different and unique to them (hello, bespoke gift). And they're made in Kathmandu, using sustainable practices and zero child labour, so your conscience can feel as good as this blanket.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $99.99+ (available in nine colours).

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    Looking for more great Amazon Canada content? Check out these Valentine's Day gifts that have no right being so cute, these clothing items that'll help you curate the capsule wardrobe of your dreams, and these products you need if you're currently living solo.

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