Not sure what to get your wife or husband-to-be for Valentine’s Day? Our Valentine’s Day 2023 gift guide is full of Valentine’s gift ideas for him, for her and for couples – on every budget…
Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
Your first Valentine’s Day as an engaged – or married – couple is definitely one of the most special ones you’ll have, so getting the gift right is really important. To point you in the right direction, here are some of our favourite Valentine’s gift ideas for every budget.
Luxury Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her
Something in that Little Blue Box
Tiffany are masters in gifting jewellery, and the site of that classic Tiffany blue packaging will certainly set hearts racing on Valentine’s Day. This heart-shaped bracelet with classic Tiffany print is the perfect symbol for your everlasting love.
If you’re looking to splash out on very special piece of jewellery, take a look at our engagement rings perfect for a Valentine’s Day proposal.
A New Signature Scent
A classic and delicate floral scent, Jo Malone’s Red Roses is a favourite among brides-to-be thanks to its subtle but lasting scent of Damask rose, cloves and oud. The limited-edition gorgeous bottle has a great Valentine’s aesthetic, too.
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A Designer Purse
A new purse is always a good gift idea. This Johanna wallet offers a minimalist design stamped with Vivienne Westwood’s iconic metal orb. Entirely vegan, this faux leather style provides ample storage despite its petite size, with 12 card slots and three note sections.
A Statement Ring
Want to confess your love without a proposal? (Or perhaps you’re already engaged!) Then this statement ring by Wilhelmina Garcia is perfect. Made from 18-karat recycled gold-plated metal.
A Mood-Setting Scented Candle
If you’re staying in for Valentine’s Day, there’s never been a better time to make sure your home is smelling gorgeous. The Casablanca candle from Victoria Cator as as romantic as they come. The description begins: “A warm and elegant procession of woods, vetiver and patchouli, enhanced with radiant aniseed, insolent spices, mysterious incense, cistus and Tonka bean.” We’re sold!
Whether you’re looking to treat yourself to something sexy or you want to surprise a special someone with a new lingerie set, some luxury lingerie will be a big hit on Valentine’s Day. We’re loving this pretty red and pink set from Bluebella.
Take a look at some more of our top picks for Valentine’s Day lingerie.
Give the Gift of Cosiness
We love: UGG Scuffette Slipper in Tan, £85
If it’s a romantic, cosy night in you’re after this Valentine’s Day, these fluffy offerings from UGG are the perfect fit.
Personal Birthstone Jewellery
Show them you really care and pick out a piece of jewellery with their birthstone. We love these earrings from luxury jewellery brand Auree, with different gemstone options for each month and options to pick a matching bracelet and necklace – perfect for that personal gift this Valentine’s Day.
A Coffee Table Book
We love: Assouline: Jaipur Splendor
If your other half loves home decor and all thing bright, then they will adore this super trendy Assouline coffee table book. The pages explore the history and beauty of Jaipur, a vibrant city full of energy, colour and grandeur. With a history of maharajas, emperors and queens, the capital of the Rajasthan state has a prestigious heritage and an esteem that continues to this day.
A Romantic Weekend Away
For the ultimate romantic Valentine’s Day gift, why not treat her to a fairytale weekend away? We love Glenapp Castle in Scotland who are offering an ‘All You Need Is Love’ Valentine’s package – from £199pp per night – which comprises two nights accommodation in one of the hotel’s magnificent castle suites, a bottle of Champagne, a delicious cream tea, a candlelit three-course dinner and a rose petal turndown on one evening.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for her Under £50
A Valentine’s Bouquet
Get these beautiful roses delivered by online flower delivery service Bloom, with the option to add a flower subscription service to really make that special someone’s day.
A Sensual Candle
Can’t decide between skincare or a candle? This NEOM Organics Tranquillity™ Intensive Skin Treatment Candle has been specially formulated for dry, stressed skin. After blowing out the candle, the wax reaches the perfect temperature for application on to skin for a luxurious treat.
A Heart Pendant
Simple in design but big in heart, this minimal, 18k gold-plated necklace makes a beautiful statement with that added personal touch in the centre. Also available in silver.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for her Under £25
Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to get glammed up. Treat your bride-to-be to this luxuriously moisturising Charlotte Tilbury lipstick as a little hint to pucker up.
Dessert Making Kit
Why not do some baking together this Valentine’s Day with a special biscuit kit from Honeywell Bakes? We love the fun love heart biscuit kit. If your sweet tooth is calling for something different, try the heart-shaped churros kit or the white chocolate and raspberry macaroons kit or a perfectly delicious end to a romantic meal together.
Tea brand Bird & Tea have just unveiled their latest product, the Wedding Cake Tea. This naturally caffeine free with rooibos, coconut and rose is finished off with delicate toasted rice and heart-shaped edible confetti! The perfect gift for the tea-lover in your life. This could also work well as a super unique Valentine’s Day proposal idea…
An Aesthetic Candle
Or if they are obsessed with home interiors, perhaps a moulded, too-pretty-to-burn type candle would suit. This one from Melted Flames is in the shape of a female form and available in either white, brown, pink or white with gold foil.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her Under £10
Make their day with this delicious letterbox biscuit from cult biscuit brand Biscuiteers – the perfect way to say ‘I Love You’, presented in a beautifully illustrated gift box.
We love: Earth & Vine Sweetheart Plant, £8
For the plant-lover in your life, treat her to this super-cute and affordable heart-shaped succulent that is quirkier and far more long-lasting than your average bunch of flowers. Ceramic pot included.
Luxury Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him
A Trend-Focussed Timepiece
Perfect for everyday wear, the Classic St. Mawes is a slim timepiece that sits perfectly on your wrist. Featuring a round and simple dial, a classy leather band and an elegant casing.
A Fresh Scent
Inspired by ‘the scent of nature awakened by rays of sunshine after a rainy autumn afternoon’, this is a sophisticated woody fragrance with a fresh and earthy personality to suit men with a strong and confident style. This scent will be sure to be his new favourite go-to.
A Cosy Pair of Slippers
These Tasman slippers by UGG pretty much broke the internet recently, and while you’ll be lucky to find any left for women, there are plenty left for men. A slipper that travels well outdoors, the Tasman features the same light, durable outsole as the classic UGG boot. Lined with plush wool, it’s crafted from suede with an easy slip-on silhouette.
An Elegant Leather Accessory
Is your other half always losing his cards? This smart card holder is perfect if he’s a light traveller, and even comes with matching passport cover if you want to go all out – or surprise him with a Valentine’s trip.
We love: ESPA Fitness Collection, £72
For the gym fanatic, let him indulge in post-workout rituals with a collection of Espa products from the rebalancing Fitness range. The natural oils of Eucalyptus and Clove Bud are perfect for a post-work out reviver, while deeply nourishing Coconut Oil leaves skin feeling soft and supple.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him Under £50
Whisky Glassware Gift Set
Team with a bottle of your partner’s favourite whisky and you’re on to a winner with this elegant glass gift set, presented in a smart gift presentation box.
A Nice Bottle of Red
The ‘I Love You’ wine is a gorgeous zero-added sulphur red from Chateau de Vieux Moulin, one of the most exciting organic wineries in the Languedoc region of Corbieres. Talented winemaker Alex They has crafted a seductive, light-bodied silky red, bursting with fragrant red cherry and pomegranate notes. And we are just obsessed with the quirky bottle!
A Personalised Robe
Their everyday shower will feel more like they’re stepping out of a luxurious spa hotel in this personalised robe.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for him Under £20
We’re not even going to pretend these are a gift for your partner. These chocolates are definitely a sharing present, right?
Valentine’s Day Gifts for him Under £10
A Tasty Bake
They say the key to a man’s heart is through his stomach, right? Treat him to a delicious all-butter chocolate cookie finished with rainbow or pink sprinkles. Hand-piped with your initials! You can also add a free personalised message to the gift box too.
A Small Token
We love: Etsy Scrapbook, £9.95
For someone who doesn’t like a fuss on Valentine’s Day, why not create an adorable mini scrapbook and capture your love story so far – tell them the reasons you love them, record the milestones of your journey together and note down some of your most treasured memories.
Valentine’s Day Gifts for Couples
Whether it’s a little something for your marital home, matching apparel or something to keep you entertained on date night, these Valentine’s Day gifts for couples will keep you in each other’s good books.
Reconnect while having fun as a couple on a winter’s evening or on Valentine’s Day itself as you learn to make everything from bread to fakeaway curries. The Avenue Cookery School offers every cuisine you can think of – it’s a great way to reminisce on one of your holidays together.
We love: Personalised Love Heart Mug Set, £30
This super-cute Personalised Love Heart Mug Set is an easy way to show your love for one another over a cuppa!
Valentine’s Day Gifts for Couples Under £10
Games Night Gifts
We love: Mr & Mrs Pocket Edition Game, £8.99
The cult classic couples game, if you’re staying in this Valentine’s Day, this hilarious Mr & Mrs quiz makes for a fun evening together – just be warned, it could end in tears!
Date Night Tokens
We love: Voshie A Year of Dates, £21.99
This gift box full of date ideas is the perfect gift for any couple this Valentine’s Day. Many of these date ideas can be done at home – you don’t have to leave the house to date! This unique gift helps any couple spend quality time together, because dating should never be a chore.
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