50 Cupid-Approved Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her
Don't let Valentine's Day sneak up on you this year. These are the best Valentine's Day gifts for wives, girlfriends, and galentines. She'll thank you, then you can thank us.
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Gifts she’ll love
Thanks to our cupid-approved list, finding Valentine’s Day gift ideas for her are stress-free and easy. Whether you need a Valentine’s Day gift for your wife, a gift for a girlfriend, or are going all out for the galentines in your life—we’ve got 50 fantastic ideas for every budget. And before you order a bouquet of red roses, check out what your Valentine’s Day flowers say about your relationship. Cupid, take aim!
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Warm and toasty feet: Ugg Vanna Fleece Socks
The best Valentine gift ideas for her are all about little luxuries—and fleece-lined socks are a toasty luxury she’ll love. Since these socks are by Ugg, you know they’re extra cozy and soft. The pink-and-white checked pattern is perfect for Valentine’s Day. Be sure to steer clear of these Valentine’s Day gifts that send the wrong message.
A bakery alternative to roses: Harry and David Donut Bouquet
Sure, roses are always welcome for Valentine’s Day…but this year think outside the florist for Valentine’s Day gifts for her. Surprise her with a yummy bouquet of a dozen delicious donuts. Each Belgian cake donut is decorated with Valentine’s Day drizzles of pink and white frosting—and heart-shaped sprinkles. Bonus: no thorns!
The gift of safety: Etsy Valentine’s Day Fabric Face Mask
Face masks are still very much a safety requirement. Show her how much you care about her health with this super cute Valentine’s Day fabric face mask—complete with gold hearts and red fabric. It has a nose wire to fit around glasses and is made from 100 percent cotton so she can wash it and re-wear it.
Inspired date night ideas: Uncommon Goods Date Night Bucket List
If you’re all out of date night ideas, check out this fun Date Night Bucket List. Each date is printed on a cute collection of birch wood sticks. The date night prompts run the gamut from ultra romantic (watch the sunrise) to nostalgic (share favorite childhood stories). Once you’ve shared each date, note the day on the back of the stick for sweet memories to last a lifetime. Check out these Valentine’s Day ideas that long-time couples swear by.
Smoother hair and moisturized skin: Slpbaby Silk Pillowcase
Celebrities and beauty gurus alike swear by silk pillowcases. The oh-so-soft material can extend the life of a blowout (since the fibers won’t snag or frizz hair) and silk doesn’t pull moisture from the skin like cotton pillowcases do. The Slpbaby silk pillowcase comes in Valentine’s Day approved florals and pinks—or pick a neutral to match her bedroom decor. It is truly the gift of beauty sleep—with just a few clicks on Amazon. Check out the best Valentine’s day gifts for every stage of a relationship.
Healthy breakfasts on the run: NutriBullet Go Portable Blender
The best Valentine’s Day gift ideas for her are time and health. The NutriBullet Go portable blender lets her have both. Simply fill the individual-serving blender cup with pretty much any combination of healthy fare like fruit, yogurt, almond milk, or peanut butter and blend for 30 seconds. Flip the blending cup over, add the lid, and voila: a tasty breakfast on the run. It’s the perfect gift for women on the go.
A rose-scented space: Vitruvi Stone Diffuser
This stone diffuser scents her home and looks beautiful on full display. The cover is crafted out of matte ceramic, so it doubles as a piece of lovely decor. This version is in limited-edition rose, which promotes creative energy and self-love. Add essential oils (like rose or lavender) and water, then breathe in love all-year-round. Here are more Valentine’s Day gifts women actually want.
Breakfast in bed: Artmeer Bed Tray Table
Whether she wants to linger in bed with a cup of coffee and a good book, or actually get some work done on her tablet, the Artmeer bed tray table makes it happen. The foldable white tray has compartments for displaying electronics, and a dedicated space for serving food and drinks. When she’s not using it, it folds up for easy under-the-bed storage. But we have a feeling it’ll get a lot of use.
At-home professional massages: Theragun Mini
Can’t make it to the massage therapist? No problem. The Theragun Mini is a portable massage gun that delivers professional results at home. This little guy works out cramps, knots, and muscle tension with the push of a button. The massager is scientifically calibrated to deliver therapeutic benefits. Schedule a massage every night—and maybe she’ll return the favor.
Monthly coffee at her door: Atlas Coffee of the Month Club
Three months for $60
Send your wife, girlfriend, or galentine on a world tour of incredibly good coffee with this three-month gift subscription (also available for six months or a year). Each month she’ll receive coffee and culture from a new country. You pick the grind and roast. She gets at least three months of caffeinated bliss. Check out these fun Valentine’s Day traditions from around the world.
Barista-level coffee at home: Simpli Press French Press
You love her, and she loves coffee. Do you need more convincing that this French press belongs among the best Valentine’s gift ideas for her? You can start her morning off right with this genius French press that’s designed to deliver a rich cup of coffee AND is actually easy to clean. No more grounds in the drain. This is what her favorite coffee reveals about her, by the way.
Beauty and makeup goodies: Birchbox Subscription
$15 a month
Is your gal a beauty addict? Then hook her up with a monthly hit of all things trendy and classic skincare, haircare, and makeup. Birchbox sends a box of curated travel-size beauty products from both independent and mainstream brands. If she falls in love with a new lipstick or serum, she gets a discount for ordering the full-size. Or, go ahead and order it for her. She’s worth it.
Her name in the heavens: Buy a Star
Your love for her is in the stars—literally. This cool website lets you register and name a real star, visible from any place on earth throughout the year. It comes with a cosmic-inspired certificate with all the heavenly details. There are 100 billion stars per galaxy, at least one should be hers.
Long-distance lighted love: Brookstone Friendship Lamps
Feeling far from your friend or girlfriend? Then you’re going to love these friendship lamps. You keep one and gift her with the other. Whenever you think of your beloved, simply tap your lamp and hers will light up—letting you know she’s on your mind no matter how much distance is between you. Aww! Don’t miss these 15 Valentine’s Day facts you never knew.
A sound sleep: Bearaby Weighted Blanket Cotton Napper
Sure, you want to hug her all night long—but if you can’t personally be there to hold her tight, she’ll be thrilled to receive the luxe Bearaby weighted blanket as a Valentine’s Day gift from you. The blanket, hand-knit from organic cotton, is soft, breathable, and applies just enough weight to keep her feeling comforted. Here are 12 weighted blankets for every type of sleeper.
Matching love mugs: Opalhouse Stonewear Heart Mugs
These matching stoneware mugs have a super sweet Valentine’s Day vibe that’s perfect all-year-round. May we suggest pairing them with a hot chocolate bomb for the ultimate snuggly treat? And yes, these mugs are microwave and dishwasher safe.
A love-filled mini breakfast: Dash Heart Mini Waffle Maker
Who doesn’t want to wake up to heart-shaped waffles? Make ’em extra romantic with strawberries and whipped cream. This waffle maker will also get used as a super cute breakfast-in-bed idea for Mother’s Day and anniversaries. She’ll definitely smile (and ask for extra syrup).
Hydration and glowing skin: Linne Insulated Bottle and Skin Tea
If the special someone in your life loves the benefits of drinking hot tea, check out this perfect Valentine’s Day gift idea for her. Welly Bottle is an insulated bottle featuring a strainer insert for infusing teas. The triple-walled, vacuum-insulated bottle keeps tea hot for up to 14 hours. And Welly teamed up with Linne skin tea—an herbal infusion of 13 biodynamic and organically grown flowers, leaves, seeds, and fruits to support the skin and overall health. Sip, sip swoon!
Super soft feet: Baby Foot Original Exfoliation Foot Peel
OK, if she hasn’t tried Baby Foot before—she’s about to become a convert. After about five days of soaking feet in this at-home foot peel, all the dry foot skin (and we mean all) will start to flake and shed off her feet like a snake. It’s not for the faint of heart! But it doesn’t hurt or itch, and it delivers better long-term results than you’d get from a pedicure. Need more convincing? Check out our Baby Foot review.
Spa-inspired facial tools: Kitsch Spa Headband
It’s just not an at-home spa or beauty day without a glamorous spa headband. If she loves sheet masks, skin care, and makeup application gift her with a soft fabric headband to keep her hair off her face while she works her skin magic. The soft cloth won’t snag baby hairs and the fit is snug without causing headaches. Then, leave her alone so she can relax. Bliss!
Warm feet with a fashion moment: Crazy Lady Fluffy Slippers
These beauties are a fun and fashionable Valentine’s Day gift idea for her. The pink faux fur and supportive cushioned footbed look and feel good, whether she’s chilling on the couch or working remotely. They’re available in 10 fun colors if she’s into rainbow print, leopard print, or sophisticated black.
Healthier and longer hair: Hairstory Scalp Brush
Scalp brushes are all the rage as a pre-wash ritual on shampoo days. A good scalp brush stimulates blood flow, encourages hair growth, removes buildup from styling products, and let’s get real—it feels really good! The silicone bristles on this scalp massage hairbrush are soft enough to feel nice but stiff enough to do the job. Consider gifting these scalp brushes to all the gals on your Valentine’s Day list.
Smooth legs: Kenzzi Hair Removal Handset
File this one under intimate Valentine’s Day gifts for her. If she spends a lot of time and money on professional hair removal, she’ll fall in love with the Kenzzi hair removal handset. It removes hair at home in three to five weeks using Intense Pulse Lights (just like what they use at dermatologist offices). Five different power settings work to suit her skin-tone or skin’s sensitivity levels. Smooth skin is one great gift!
Sexy sleepwear: In Bloom Samantha Chemise
It’s just not Valentine’s Day without lingerie! This sophisticated chemise is available in black, red, white, and navy. It comes in sizes XXS to XXL, and the universally flattering adjustable neckline provides the right amount of support. It’s comfy enough to sleep in and sexy enough for a romantic night. Here are the best romantic movies of all time, if you need a little inspiration.
A very sweet dessert: Juniors White Chocolate Strawberry Heart Cheesecake
Forget the typical heart-shaped box of chocolates. Valentine gift ideas for her should aim for something that screams special occasion, like a heart-shaped white chocolate strawberry cheesecake from Junior’s in Brooklyn. Arguably, the best cheesecake in the whole world. Maybe she’ll share a bite.
Kitchen love: Martha Stewart Enameled Heart-Shaped Casserole
Bakers and at-home chefs already adore Martha Stewart’s line of Le Creuset-inspired Dutch ovens and casserole dishes, so they’ll swoon over the enameled heart-shaped casseroles just in time for Valentine’s Day. Available in red or pink—both versions look adorable on the stovetop or the table. Love!
If she’s obsessed with her AirPods: Air Pod Pro Case
Who says Valentine gift ideas for her can’t be practical? If she loves her AirPods, she’ll go gaga for this cute little case to keep them clean and more importantly—together. The clip can latch onto a purse or cell phone case, making it even more convenient. How sweet is the gold cosmic print?
A cozy love reminder: Ann Taylor Heart Scarf
This cozy heart scarf is the perfect winter-friendly way to remind her she’s loved. This is one of the best Valentine gift ideas for her because it works well for new love interests, friends, and even family members. It’s just the thing to dress up a Zoom call, or warm up a winter walk. Here are even more creative romantic ideas to say “I love you.”
Cheese is love, right?: Etsy Personalized Cheese Board and Tools
Good news! Eating cheese every day is actually good for you, so if you really want to make her happy, give her a bunch of delicious artisanal cheeses and this personalized cheese board. It features three cheese tools and dedicated space for crackers or charcuterie (or…more Brie). Cheese is definitely one of the best gifts out there.
Exercise from Home: A Stationary Bike and Desk
If she’s constantly sitting at her desk or using the dining room table as a makeshift office (um, who isn’t?), help give her the circulation boost she wants with an exercise desk bike. It’s what you’d imagine the lovechild of a typical desk and a bicycle might be, and it’s gloriously healthy. She’ll be impressed with the level of thought you put into this gift, making it one of the most impressive Valentine gift ideas for her this year. Here’s how to successfully work from home.
Raise a toast: OXO Vacuum Wine Preserver
Wine says celebration, and sparkling rosé wine says Valentine’s Day celebration. But if she’s the type of drinker that can’t finish an entire bottle of bubbly in one night, never fear. The OXO vacuum wine preserver is easy to use and will extend the life of an opened wine bottle by a week or two. Cheers!
The softest pants around: Upstate Sweatpants
Real talk: these are the softest sweatpants ever. A certain writer (ahem) might have two pairs and also might have gifted them to her mother. Yes, these sweatpants are that good. They’re the softest sweatpants she’ll ever wear, and she’ll be wearing them a lot. This gift will warm her heart (and her bottom).
Personalized pendants: Etsy Anniversary Necklace
A lot of jewelry options out there promise a dash of romance and sparkle, but few also offer heartfelt personalization. This Etsy personalized pendant can be engraved with your initials and anniversary date. That’ll be sure to keep her feeling special every single day.
Coming up roses: Philosophy Amazing Grace Ballet Rose Perfume
If she’s the type of person who always stops to smell the flowers, she’ll love that you’re honoring her soul with this Philosophy perfume. Fans say it smells like good roses—the outrageously expensive kind that are velvety and full and soft, but without the outrageous price. It’s feminine and floral, and she’ll love wearing it.
Perfect pout: WinkyLux Flower Lip Balm
The beauty of Winky Lux’s Flower lip balm is not only that it has a real pink chrysanthemum flower visible on the inside, which is stunning, but that the clear-looking formula reacts with your skin’s pH levels to create a unique-to-you shade of Valentine pink. That makes this one of the most personal Valentine gift ideas for her. The coconut scent is a bonus.
These flowers will last and last: Pink Rose Plant
A dozen roses would be lovely, albeit pricey and short-lived—not what you want from the “perfect” Valentine gift ideas for her. Instead of a delicate bouquet that will wilt within the week, give her a pink rose plant that’ll last much longer. The pink rose plant arrives budding and ready to bloom…just in time for a Valentine’s Day surprise.
State Appreciation Love Memento: Hand-Embroidered State Pillows
If the two of you have a special city, maybe where you met or where you proposed, she’ll love propping a hand-stitched Catstudio pillow on the sofa or bed to remind her just how much she means to you each day. And, we gotta say, these pillows are fantastic conversation pieces.
Breathe in, breathe out: Tie Dye Warrior Mat
Add some love to her yoga flow with the “magic” Warrior Mat. This Cupid-approved tie-dye edition of the super-sized Warrior Mat features the same never-ever-slip grip, luxe cushioning, and freedom from formaldehyde and PVC toxins. And, it’s anti-odor.
For the girl who runs (your heart): Hairstory Fitness Kit
If she’s an active runner, gym nut, or otherwise fitness-obsessed person, there’s a good chance she already has all the expected workout gear she loves—except one thing. She is probably constantly battling post-workout hair! Which is why Hairstory developed their fitness kit. The combination of hair balm and hair powder work to clean and style sweaty heads without the need for a wash and dry.
Spell it out for her: Love LED Marquee
In case she’s unsure, you can literally spell out L-O-V-E in bold letters. The Bright Zeal Love LED Marquee, which measures about 16 x 7 inches and comes in five colors, will literally light up her life. How many Valentine gift ideas for her can do that? Read up on these 15 romantic getaways perfect for Valentine’s Day
Dinner direct to her door: Omaha Steaks
Valentine dinners are pricey, so why not bring the romantic meal right to your door with a delivery of triple trimmed filet mignons from Omaha Steaks? The succulent cuts have been aged 21 days and are flash-frozen and sealed for perfection. Serve this up with her favorite sides and dessert for a memorably romantic meal for two. This is one unforgettable Valentine’s Day gift idea.
For the woman who loves a java jolt: Electric Coffee Warmer
Give the gift of a warm cup of coffee—all day. The Vobaga coffee mug warmer is like a little hot plate for a cup of coffee or tea (or hot cocoa). It sits right on her desk and features touch buttons to control the temperature. No more running to the microwave between work calls or school drop-offs! Check out these other cool tech gifts that you may just want to keep for yourself.
The better to kiss you with: Dr. Lara Devgan Platinum Lip Plump
Your chances of locking lips this Valentine’s Day will only increase if you give her this lip plumping lip gloss. Not only is it one of the best ways to moisturize dry lips (thanks to hyaluronic acid), but it actively plumps to make lips ultra kissable. It’ll also layer well over her favorite lip colors. Mwah!
Trace her personal history: 23AndMe DNA test
Share an exciting discovery process with the gift of a 23AndMe DNA test. With just a tube of spit, your Valentine will get a personalized ancestry report that maps her family tree back to migratory groups from over 1,000 years ago—and potentially links her to living relatives with whom she may want to connect. These are the 25 most popular Valentine’s Day gifts on Amazon.
Al fresco romance: Classic Woven Picnic Basket
Take your romantic dinner outdoors with this classic woven picnic basket. It includes two porcelain plates, two wine glasses, two linen napkins, and a waiter-style corkscrew all housed in an elegant basket with faux leather accents. May we recommend filling it with sparkling beverages, charcuteries, and a baguette? Romance is in the air!
Cool Skincare: Spa Sciences Skincare Beauty Mini Fridge
Calling all skin-care fanatics! This beauty mini fridge is designed to house sheet masks, serums, jade rollers, and moisturizers in cool conditions. The chilly temperatures extend their shelf life and can improve their performance overall. Jade rollers and many skin-care ingredients are extra effective at reducing puffiness when they’re chilled. She’ll love it.
Chilled wine by the glass: Wine Chilling Coasters and Stemless Wine Glasses
Check out this rock-solid alternative to regular coasters. Keep these coasters in the freezer, then place the included stemless white wine glasses inside to keep the chill between sips of sauvignon blanc. The foam-fitted bottom serves as both insulation for your drink and to prevent condensation from reaching your table. Totally chill.
Write your love story: The Story of Us Couples Journal
Present your Valentine with this Story of Us Couples journal, and prepare for waterworks (or at least a few happy tears). You can personalize this with fun stories, photographs, or bucket list ideas for future trips and adventures.
Romantic manicure: Olive and June Mani Party Set
Gift your girl with Valentine’s Day nails she can do at home. This Olive and June mani party set features five feminine shades of pinks, purples, and gold glitter—plus an ultra-shiny top coat to seal it all in and make it shine. Whether she’s new to nail art or a seasoned pro she’ll appreciate the high-quality formula that’s long-lasting.
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