valentine's day

58 Gifts for the Person You Love

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Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and if your partner hasn’t already begun dropping hints, it’s time to for you to do your own research. To get you started, we’ve searched far and wide to bring you the best gifts that aren’t just another bouquet of flowers. We rounded up everything from perfumes and jewelry to sex toys and décor, then categorized it all by price to help you easily sort.

$25 and Under

The eco-friendly option can be used again and and again with their favorite creams or serums, meaning less packaging and less trash.

A gift for you both, this rechargeable (and waterproof) ring has ten vibration settings.

Bevel Hair Beard Oil

Because they love their facial hair as much as you do, gift them a lightweight solution for dryness, frizz, and breakage. The blend of oils, such as macadamia seed, argan, jojoba, and avocado, soften and add shine.

For the chef duos at home, these customizable aprons are available for kids and adults so you can secure yourself breakfast in bed next year.

This cool, clear, statement-making glass is dishwasher safe and heat resistant. At just under $20, you can grab a pair for the coffee-loving (or tea-drinking) couple.

A body wash that’s almost too chic to hide in a shower caddy. Besides looking very cool, the gel is lightly scented with notes of citrus, pear, and vanilla. Its coconut oil and aloe will nourish your skin.

All the essentials in one convenient kit for a smooth, precise shave. The affordable brand, which is approved by barbers and loved by Amazon reviewers, includes a razor with a weighted handle, five blades for a closer shave, and your choice of a foaming gel or cream.

Obviously, whether or not this is an appropriate Valentine’s Day gift depends on the status of your relationship. But we like that these condoms are free of harmful chemicals and come in very cute gender-neutral packaging.

An ultra-shiny and moisturizing lip gloss in a universally flattering color designed by Rihanna. Win, win, win.

What’s this year about if not having things to look forward to? Gift this collection of love stories and myths from around the world collected and reimagined by author Bolu Babalola.

$50 and Under

Another piece worth adding to cart from Rihanna’s empire? This sexy but comfortable bra — reviewers love it — from her inclusive lingerie brand. You can grab it in iridescent white or, if you prefer bolder shades, bright green. It’s available in sizes XS to 3X.

For your crafty partner, consider this alternative flower arrangement that we’ve spotted in more than a few apartment-tour TikToks. The kit includes all 700 pieces you need to create a long-lasting bouquet. Maybe this is a project you can tackle together?

A silky, smoothing serum to target their erogenous zones, made to be used solo or with a partner. The nonirritating serum features arnica flower to increase blood flow and anti-inflammatory and de-stressing copaiba balsam.

You can’t go wrong with chocolate, and this box from Neuhaus is foolproof. It features a variety of flavors to please even the pickiest candy lover.

A grown-up, goes-with-everything baseball cap.

Yes, there’s a pair of cheeky heart undies to match.

Your favorite amateur bartender can embrace the Roaring ’20s with this safe and legal DIY gin kit.

Created and curated by award-winning chef Meherwan Irani, this ten-pack of spices features everything you need to create laudable meals of your own. Stock the at-home chef’s kitchen with these Middle Eastern staples like turmeric and green cardamom powder. As a bonus, you’ll get to enjoy the results.

A mental vacation in a candle scented like summer, beaches under the moon, and freedom.

For the partner who truly appreciates their beauty rest, a 100-percent-silk mask that Amazon reviewers swear by for a good night’s sleep.

This polish buffs away dull skin while sealing in moisture with virgin coconut oil and Moroccan rose oil.

These handmade soaps have a silky feel and are infused with natural botanicals like hibiscus and shiso. Ideal for luxe showering vibes.

The cult-favorite candle features a blend of fresh leaves and fig that’s perfect for lighting up in any room (and saving the jar for later).

These are classics for a reason: they’re simple, they’re lightweight, and they look good. Over 2,000 Amazon reviewers agree.

Gift this leafy body cleanser from the brand that’s garnered a rep for chic but effective products and scents.

This gold-plated chain is minimal enough to wear with anything.

$100 and Under

Give these comfy PJs that have racked up hundreds of five-star ratings. Reviewers say that along with being the cutest pajamas they own, they’re super-soft, breathable, and stretchy. So they’re as good for lounging around in as they are for sleeping.

Beyond the fact that this minimalist radio would perfectly match their tasteful décor, the speaker plays AM/FM stations and connects to devices like iPhones to play their favorite songs and playlists.

A vibrator that won’t be tucked away in a nightstand, this stainless-steel stimulator doubles as a necklace.

“I love you” and “I want you to be cozy always” are pretty much the same thing.


For your partner who regularly impresses your guests with their bartending skills, a beautiful and functional bar-cart accessory. It comes with a magnetic knife they’ll never lose.

A lightweight blend of almond and argan oil in the viral fragrance that has taken over TikTok. The price point might seem like a splurge, but it’s far more affordable than the $300-plus eau de parfum.

Pop Trading Company offers a handful of artsy skateboards that prove anything can be a canvas. This vibrant board was designed in collaboration with Brian Lotti.

The chocolate-scented candle melts into a skin-nourishing massage oil.

A pair of shearling-lined slippers that live up to their name. Over 2,000 reviewers proclaim that these slippers are as warm and cozy as they look.

The rare concert poster that doesn’t look like it belongs in a dorm room.

There’s nothing like a classic pair of sneakers. Gift a pair to yourself and your partner, because duo dressing is all the rage.

For your partner with a green thumb, this modern and minimal planter is perfect for housing their favorite plants. Besides being chic enough to put literally anywhere in your home, there’s a hidden saucer at the bottom for easy drainage, keeping your surfaces dry and their plants happy.

The lipstick tubes at this luxury label are splurge-worthy works of art on their own. Designed by Pierre Hardy, they’re magnetic and refillable so you can swap out for new shades. We suggest starting with the matte vibrant red Rouge Bleu. The lipsticks also come in miniature orange boxes.

A fancy way to drink and store Scotch that anyone will appreciate.

$300 and Under

Gift your active partner this favorite among Amazon reviewers. The super-quiet massage gun comes with five attachments for soothing sore muscles and connects to an app via Bluetooth for automated use.

There’s no shortage of heart-shaped things to gift, including this sheer mesh bra with heart cups and ruffle details.

Tough, versatile, and oh so clean, these classic boots have racked up thousands of five-star reviews.

For the coffee lover, a very fancy French press that’s both beautiful and practical.


Reviewers call this sleek stimulator “magic” and “unbelievable.” See if it lives up to the hype.

Open the amateur chef up to a whole new world of cooking possibilities.

From $248

Whether date night is inside or outside, the dress code calls for a little red dress. Opt for this one from the trendy sustainable brand.

A sleek speaker to play all your favorite love songs and sappy playlists. When they’re not using it for music, the waterproof speaker, which offers up to 18 hours of playtime, connects to voice assistants and can be used for calls.

A silky robe they can pair with lingerie and comfy PJs. The silk is washable, so no trips to the dry cleaner.

For the outdoorsy pair, a set you can take with you on camping trips and beyond.

Revive the old-school tradition and fill this locket with your favorite photo.

A velvety bag made for date night in a half-moon shape that will match their look without being too bulky — though it still fits all the essentials.

There’s no better time to splurge on lingerie. Gift a lacy bodysuit that can be worn inside and out.

A unisex scent from the beloved fragrance brand that has notes of vanilla, patchouli, and geranium. You’ll both want to wear this.

You’ll want to borrow this classic watch with a simple silhouette.

Are you lucky enough to have a lover who got into bread baking? Reward their efforts immediately. The best seller has everything they need to bake that perfect loaf.

A high-tech catchall for your partner who’s always forgetting to charge their phone and losing their keys.

For spice lovers, a new way to spice up their life — and meals — all year long. Subscribers get four quarterly shipments of hot sauce, making January and February the perfect time to sign up.

58 Gifts for the Person You Love