First of all, if you are already thinking about Valentine’s Day, then you deserve a pat in the back. Sad but true, but most people don’t think about what to get for their significant other until the very last minute. By that time, all the best gifts are gone, and you’re stuck with the droopy flower bouquet from the grocery store. Yes, Valentine’s Day is coming. I know it’s only January, but a planner is a winner, as my mom likes to say.
In preparation for the upcoming holiday, I thought this would be a good time to go over some awesome gift ideas for Valentine. Here it is in no particular order:
~ Sweet gifts that cost minimal cash ~
Flowers are tried and true gifts for Valentine’s Day. Did you know that 73% of men (according to Statistic Brain article) buys flowers for Valentine’s Day.
A romantic basket with a nice bottle of wine and some chocolate truffles by itself is already lovely, but try coupling it with item #1 above for a winning combination.
Wildly popular this year. Terrariums pack a big punch in a small container. While Flowers and chocolate are usually meant as gifts for women, terrariums are truly flexible and unique for both genders. Not to mention that it can be enjoyed for months to come.
A great gift for him and her. These gardens are not only beautiful but also therapeutic. Try having one in the office, beside your phone and doodle away your stress.
MR. & MRS. PILLOWCASES:
Doesn’t it just make you feel all warm and fuzzy?
~ Awesome gifts that cost nothing ~
These days, the art of writing has been replaced by imojis and text message acronyms. Take the time to write a love note and leave it in their coat pocket or better yet, mail it to their work place.
BREAKFAST IN BED:
Need I say more? Who wouldn’t melt over some heart shaped waffles and scrambled eggs?
DIY VALENTINE CARD:
Why buy when you can make something special and unique.
DECLARE YOUR LOVE:
Make a video and post it on YouTube. Then send them an email with the link.
SCRAPBOOK OR COLLAGE:
Collect some memories that you share and put it in a scrapbook. This is a gift that can be enjoyed over and over again.
No matter what you do, just remember that it is the thought that counts. But if you are coming up blank, pick one idea above and you’re sure to earn some brownie points with your love.
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