With all the chocolate and flowers ready to go on the day of love, gifting something more lasting on Valentine’s Day is a sweeter option. While super cute, gift giving on the day of love has evolved and stuffed bears no longer do the trick. Opting for a treat she’ll reach for time an time again will remind her of your sweet gesture long after the sparkle of this day has dimmed. From chic accessories to luxurious beauty treats, I’ve rounded up the top five stylish gifts to give your lady this Valentine’s Day.
Smarter Shopping On Valentine’s Day
It’s important to note that gift shopping should not be a task that will leave you with depleted funds but rather a chance to treat your Valentine to a unique gift inspired by her personality. The helpful authorities over at RetailMeNot.com have compiled some interesting tips to help keep you afloat financially while shopping for your sweetheart this February. While 30% of procrastinators will save their spontaneous VDay planning till the very last minute, take advantage of this week as most chocolatiers are more likely to provide promotional discounts on their sweet confections. Additionally, many brands are offering up discounts and seasonal promotions as well as holiday discounts which lends to an easier shopping experience online or in-store. Whether you visit the site or download their helpful app, RetailMeNot will be a helping hand in your shopping quest this holiday.
MoroccanOil Fleur de Rose Collection
Nothing spells love quite like a bouquet of beautifully bloomed roses and the experts at MoroccanOil have infused this luxe floral scent into some of their best-selling products. From body buff to their rich body butter and cream, MO’s Fleur de Rose collection is sure to be a winning VDay gift option.
Lucky for you, according to RetailMeNot.com, men are expected to spend about $113 on Valentine’s Day and with that kind of figure, your date can splurge on extra rose-infused gifts or treat you to a larger jar of your favorite MoroccanOil cream.
Fleur de Rose Gift Set, $78
M.Gemi The Acrobata
A beautiful yet modern update to the classic pump, M.Gemi’s Acrobata heels just exude elegance and playful sexiness. This sultry shoe comes in a rich suede and wearable heel that doesn’t skimp on style. This transitional shoe will take your sweetheart from day to date night festivities with ease.
mgemi.com, $278 (available in 4 shades)
Elizabeth Arden Always Red Fragrance
Iconic beauty brand, Elizabeth Arden, recently launched Always Red, a new addition to their current collection of classic fragrances. A bold, luxurious and unexpected fragrance which features a blend of beautifully luxe notes. A ideal gift for the confident lady, Always Red kisses the skin with rich red plum accents, seductive amber and zesty pomegranate notes. A luxe fragrance that is just perfect for the cold season ahead.
elizabetharden.com, $ 69
Baublebar Icestorm Drop Earrings
What’s Valentine’s Day without a little bit jewelry? Featuring enough sparkle for both the statement lover and sleek dresser, Baublebar’s Icestorm Drop earrings are an ideal Valentine’s Day gift. Available in two colors (black and opal), these whimsical earrings will add a perfect touch of glamour to your sweetheart’s wardrobe.
Assouline Publishing Dressing For The Dark
Kate Young, stylist to some of today’s top celebrities, pens her first book detailing her styling philosophy and highlighting the importance of pulling inspiration from Hollywood icons of the past. A stunning tome documenting Young’s art of evening wear, she shows how Hollywood is more than just entertainment and lends greatly to modern dressing. A prime gift for the stylish girl who has it all.