February 14 is approaching fast and it’s time to start thinking about what you want to get the special girl in your life for Valentine’s Day.
After just enduring Christmas most wallets are still in recovery, which is why most couples opt to plan a date night and a small Valentines Day gift exchange. Still getting your love personal gifts that’ll she’ll enjoy, but nothing that’ll break the bank.
However, coming up with meaningful small Valentines Day gifts isn’t always easy. Which is why we’ve made a brief guide of cute and classic gifts to help you out. And we’ve even taken it a step further by suggesting pairings for each gift idea.
I think it’s safe to say that everyone loves either coffee or tea (at least those of us who are sane). So, what’s better than giving bae a trendy French press like the Melbourne. This eco-friendly French press is perfect for brewing coffee and loose-leaf tea.
French presses allow full flavor extraction of your coffee or loose-leaf tea within minutes, making it a great small Valentine’s Day gift for your coffee or tea lover.
Best Paired With: Specialty coffee or loose-leaf tea
Headphones are a great go-to gift for VDay because nothing says romance like a custom playlist just for your girl. It’s a small Valentines Day gift that will undoubtedly make her smile. All you have to do is pick some of your favorite songs that remind you of her and pair it with a new pair of headphones.
Beats By Dre and wireless headphones seem to be a trending favorite. They’re great for work, the gym, school or just hanging around the house.
Best Paired With: A custom playlist
If you’re looking for a fun twist on your small Valentine’s Day gift give your girl a laugh with matching underwear. Many small online businesses have popped up offering various styles of matching women and men’s underwear.
Even kick it up a notch and stand out with a Valentine’s Day themed pair. You can match every Valentine’s Day!
Best Paired With: Wine and Chocolate covered strawberries
travel infusion bottle
Get your girl boss a gift that makes her busy schedule a little easier. A reusable infusion bottle like the CHICAGO, is a great gift idea for the girlfriend who’s always on-the-go.
This bottle keeps drinks hot for up to 12 hours and cold for up to 24 hours. It also comes with a removable strainer making it a great bottle for infused water or tea.
It’s a gift that she will not only love but will use every day.
Best Paired With: Loose-leaf tea
Every girl needs a classy watch in their collection. It’s the perfect accessory that completes any outfit for work, school or even a night out.
There are many different types of watches and straps, so you’re bound to find one that matches her style. And online stores like The 5th and Daniel Wellington offer a wide selection of watches for a decent price.
Best Paired With: Nail polish, flowers or chocolates
You can never have too many shades of lipstick, which is why a pair or trio of lipsticks is a great small Valentine’s Day gift for her. And the best part about this gift; if you’re not too educated in makeup, no need to worry. Major makeup stores have experts who can spot a lost boyfriend from a mile away.
So, essentially your shopping is done for you and your girlfriend will have some chic new shades to choose from for your Valentine’s Day date later that night.
Best Paired With: a night out, flowers that match
Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to satisfy any sweet-tooth. If the woman in your life enjoys chocolate and baked goods then half a dozen gourmet cupcakes will not disappoint.
If you’re not the best baker, no pressure, just do your gift a favor, make your order ahead of time and leave it to the professionals.
Going to a bakery for your gift gives you the option to get a variety of different, perfectly curated flavors and takes away the stress of trying to do it all yourself.
Best Paired With: Sparkling wine or flowers