Make her Valentine’s Day memorable with these fabulous and heartwarming gifts
February 14th is coming up soon, and it’s the perfect moment to celebrate the special woman in your life whether she’s your mother, sibling, bestie or significant other. To make things easier, we’ve selected thoughtful gift ideas at a variety of price points that she will definitely appreciate. Browse through for some inspiration, and—remember!—it’s never a bad idea to treat yourself too.
1. Good Vibes gift box by Lush, $29.95
LUSHShe is going to absolutely love her downtime thanks to this box of colourful goodies by Lush, which includes a bath bomb, a bubble bar and a delicious lip scrub.
2. Sweetheart romper by Smash and Tess, $119.00
Smash + TessSmash and Tess’s classic romper design gets a sweet twist just in time for Valentine’s Day. We adore the frills, the light pink colour, and of course, the fact that it’s just so comfortable and easy to wear!
3. Heart bath mat by The Cross Design, $45.00
The Cross DesignThis mat feels as fabulous as it looks thanks to its absorbent, tufted cotton material. If she’s a home decor enthusiast, here’s a cute and practical gift option that’s definitely a winner.
4. Candy cubes by Sugarfina, $8.95
SugarfinaYou can never go wrong with candy, and Sugarfina has you covered whether it’s for satisfying a partner’s sweet tooth, or for celebrating Galentine’s. From strawberry daiquiri hearts to rosé bears, and peach bellini gummies, there are so many flavours to pick from. As an added bonus, when you buy four cubes, you get one free. So treat yourself!
5. New Nude eyeshadow palette by Huda Beauty, $86.00
Huda BeautyHow do you win over a makeup lover’s heart? With Huda Beauty’s latest product, of course. We’re talking 18 pigments ranging from matte to shimmer, including glitter formulas, a concealer base shade and ingredients like aloe vera, coconut oil and more. This versatile eyeshadow palette is going to become her go-to favourite.
6. Rose Gold Heart Studs by Kate Spade, $58.00
Kate SpadeA little bling can go a long way in showing someone how much you care. Kate Spade’s handcrafted rose gold studs make for a perfect daily-wear gift, and we equally love the ruby red design as well.
7. Heart Passport Cover by Love and Lore, $22.00
Love and LoreIt’s always better to travel in style, and that goes for passports as well. The Love and Lore passport cover has plenty of space for extra change and important cards, making it a sweet and practical gift. Best of all, she’ll always remember you when she jet-sets on vacay.
8. Half Dozen Roses by Purdys, $36.00
PurdysAlthough real roses are always a good option, you just cannot go wrong with chocolate ones. These irresistible milk chocolates by Purdys are made with 100 percent sustainable cocoa, and we simply adore the packaging.
9. Gilded Garden Trinket Dish by Anthropologie, from $10.00
AnthropologieIf you’re looking for a thoughtful gift without breaking the bank, this pretty trinket dish by Anthropologie is our top pick. It’s a fabulous addition to any nightstand or vanity and can hold precious belongings such as jewellery and more.
10. 3-wick candle by Bath and Body Works, $14.50
Bath & Body WorksCandles are always a favourite for Valentine’s Day whether for friends or to set the mood with a special someone. This best-seller by Bath and Body Works smells of pear, cherry blossoms, sandalwood, and is made with essential oils.
11. Charcoal and Rose Detox Mask by Midnight Paloma, $22.00
Midnight PalomaGive the gift of amazing skin care with Midnight Paloma’s detox mask. Along with charcoal and rose petals, it’s also packed with rolled oats to reduce inflammation, kaolin clay which helps to gently exfoliate, and a blend of essential oils. Easy to use, it's great for all skin types.
12. Spa experience with Scandinave Spa Whistler, from $50.00
Facebook/ Scandinave Spa WhistlerEarn yourself some extra brownie points with a gift certificate to the Scandinave Spa. There’s nothing like disconnecting from a busy schedule and she will love taking a quick getaway to relax, especially when it's in the beautiful surroundings of Whistler, B.C.
13. Mon Paris Mini Spray by Yves Saint Laurent, $38.00
Yves Saint LaurentHere’s a gorgeous, floral scent that takes you straight to the city of love. Mon Paris by Yves Saint Laurent is a combination of pear, peony and white musk which makes it a great option as we slowly head into the spring season. Plus she can pop this mini bottle into her purse or work bag for use throughout the day.
14. XOXO Cookie Platter by Pottery Barn, $32.00
Pottery BarnPottery Barn’s XOXO platter is such a heartwarming way to give her some freshly baked goodies for Valentine’s Day, and no doubt she’ll be able to put it to good use afterwards in the kitchen.
15. Plush 3D Heart Slippers by La Vie en Rose, $19.95
La Vie en RoseWe are obsessed with these super comfy slippers by La Vie en Rose. They keep the toes cozy at home. The 3D heart not only screams Valentine’s Day, but it all comes at an awesome price point. Now that’s a winner!
16. Sencor Smoothie Blender, $39.99
SencorShe will love making delicious smoothies with Sencor’s blender that comes with tons of benefits. It’s portable in size, easy to clean, blends within seconds, and is also extremely durable which makes it a great investment. Not to mention, the rose colour is absolutely ideal for Valentine’s Day.
17. Romeo and Juliet cakes by Thierry, $21.95
ThierryCelebrate the season of love with these Romeo (cassis dark chocolate, classic cremeux, chocolate genoise, chocolate mousse and sable base), and Juliet (raspberry white chocolate raspberry cremeux, white genoise and sable base) cakes by Vancouver’s own top-rated Thierry Chocolates. They are available for in-store pick up only on Valentine’s Day, so get your hands on them quick.
18. Openwork Lace Bodysuit by Miiyu, $19.99
MiiyuThis sheer lace bodysuit by Miiyu is the perfect way of showing your love, and it also comes at an affordable price. Although it’s made with delicate lace, the material is still stretchy, and it has adjustable straps that make for a comfortable wear. Black is always a seductive colour, but there’s a pink option as well if you’re looking for something soft and romantic.
19. Swell Stainless Steel Bottle, $33.95
SwellA high quality water bottle always makes for a functional gift, especially if she’s always out-and-about. Our top pick is this pretty Swell stainless steel one with a beautiful watercolour lily pattern. With triple-walled construction, beverages can stay cold for 24 hours, or hot for 12.
20. Heart Brews mini tin box by David's Tea, $28.00
DAVIDs TEAHere’s one for the tea lovers! This mini ready-to-go tin box contains four curated loose teas (Chocolate Covered Strawberry, best-selling Forever Nuts, rich and minty Read My Lips and juicy Sweet Tart) and a cute spoon so your special someone can quickly get cozy with her mug at home or even at the workplace.
21. Heart and Arrow Necklace by Melanie Auld, $470.00
Melanie AuldAcclaimed designer Melanie Auld’s Valentine’s Day 2020 collection is no less than anything gorgeous. We love this dainty heart and arrow necklace created with 14 karat solid gold and SI high clarity diamonds. This is a gift that will make someone feel incredibly special.