With New Year’s Day on the edge, it won’t be long till Valentine’s Day creeps up on you. If you have a loved one around or a significant other, to be specific, you are going to want to buy a special present for your special someone. A personalized gift is the best option, but if you have already ridden that boat on any other special occasion a general gift that you can customize is also a good option. Maybe something expensive that the person has wanted for a long time and could not save up the money to buy. All these can be good options if you have exhausted all the good gift options.
1. “What I love about you” book
There is this journal by a company called “Knock Knock” that is available on many retail stores and even on Amazon. The whole idea of the diary is to fill in the book with things you adore about your partner. There are options and suggestions in the book and you can add in the specifics by yourself. The book can act as an example of how much you know about your partner. Small details and sentiments can also be added, the sweet words are sure to make your girlfriend extremely happy. The book is available on Amazon for about 6 US Dollars. It got 4.6 out of 5 stars.
2. Plush Robe
Many dating websites talk about how a fuzzy robe is one of the best gifts that you can give to your partner. Now, to some, this may seem like a strange gift, but it can actually be the closest thing to a hotel room experience. People tend to enjoy the feeling of being on vacation and a plush robe can provide you with it. The soft and luxurious feel of a good robe is one of the most ideal gift options. They can be found in many bath related stores and also on Amazon around the price of 20 US Dollars.
3. A Timeline
One of the most thoughtful gifts you can give to your partner is the reminder that you have cherished every moment spent with them. You can give this to them in the form of a map or a timeline. It may seem unlikely but a general outline of this certain map can easily be available to you on Etsy or Amazon at the price of less than 25 US Dollars. You can remind your girlfriend of how important and beautiful the moments that you two have spent together, have been.
4. Engraved Bracelets
A bracelet with thoughtful words can be very endearing to your girlfriend. A word or a short term that reminds you of a beautiful time or a term that means something to both of you can be engraved on to a bracelet. A beautiful metal combined with beautiful words can make the bracelet one of the most cherished presents that your wife or girlfriend can ever own. The bracelet itself can be found on the Amazon website and there are a lot of places that you can get it engraved. Be sure to refrain from buying some cheap metal, spend a little money and get something made out of pure silver to avoid any allergic reactions. It is available on Amazon for a little above 50 US Dollars.
5. Book Art
Book art can be slightly controversial and highly dependent on your partner’s stance on using books for making art. If your partner is okay with cutting out words or art into a book then go ahead with this gift. A book lover won’t necessarily be happy with it, though. If you get the clear be sure to use words or initials that mean something to both of you and that she will appreciate immensely. Book art. Especially customized book art can be really difficult to make and will cost you a larger amount, but it will be worth the look on your partner’s face and can also be used as decoration and a very exposed declaration of your love. This can be found on Amazon.
6. Date Board
An excellent gift idea that I found on this website called Pinterest, is a date board. Now, the name is quite self-explanatory. A date board can be a framed piece of art that highlights the important dates of your relationship. The dating board can also assist in helping you remember the important dates if you place them on an apparent spot, there is very little chance that you will end up forgetting them. These date boards can be found on Amazon by various companies under the 30 US Dollar mark.
7. Silver Studded Earrings
Expensive jewelry is a very nice gift for your partner. Who doesn’t love pure silver earrings that can be worn on any occasion. Every time she ends up wearing the earrings, they will remind them of you. She will make good use out of the earrings, and a good option can also be to customize them according to letters of the alphabet that mean something to her. Etsy or Amazon is a good platform to find earrings of the kind.
Much like the earrings, pendants are also gifts that can be cherished by all. A pendant in which you can stick a photograph of the two of you for her to keep close to her heart. A customized pendant with your initials is also an important edition that you can make to the necklace. Be sure to use either silver or gold, though. Fashion jewelry is not appreciated by many skin types. If you want to purchase this specific item Amazon is the place for you.
9. Kate Spade Necklace
A staple in many women’s jewelry collection is the initial necklace by Kate Spade. You will have to take care of very little as Kate Spade is famous for its quality products. You only have to mention the first letter of your loved one’s name and the company will take care of the rest. Although, much like any other quality jewelry piece this can also cost you a considerable amount of money, but it will feel amazing watching her make good use of the necklace. There are multiple kinds that can be found on the Amazon website for a slightly higher price.
10. Wooden Postcard
There are people out there who are in long-distance relationships and in this digital age, it is a lot easier to keep in touch. However, the more phones are being used, the more postcards are becoming obsolete in terms of communication or sending messages. But, the fact that postcards are rarely ever used anymore means that they are gaining a certain amount of emotional weight. People prefer sending postcards as a means of thoughtful and romantic presents that are handwritten and a lot more traditional. Wooden postcards are a sort of ornament with words from your loved one that you can set on your side table and look at every now and then and cherish the memories you have had with your partner. These postcards can be found on Amazon for less than 30 US Dollars.
11. Cosmetics Bag
Cosmetic bags, on their own, are a nice thoughtful gift for your girlfriend and can be a reminder for her that you have her general needs in mind. She can use the makeup bag whilst traveling and such or in general, to store toiletries. The best way to gift a cosmetics bag is to customize it with her initial, these bags can be found on the Amazon website.
Makeup enthusiasts usually appreciate the fact that you buy the makeup. Makeup can generally be quite expensive and people who like trying out new kinds make up can not always afford an enormous amount of make up every time it comes out. The best thing you can do is buy them multiple kinds of makeup or take them with you to your local makeup store and let them find whatever they want and then end up paying the bill, but you can also opt for Amazon for good deals and an easier purchase if you do not prefer physically going to the stores.
13. Coordinates Necklace
A gift that has become a lot more trendy in the past few years because of the availability of Etsy are customized necklaces. In this case, you can get a necklace of coordinates that are engraved on to the necklace. The coordinates can be anything or any location that you hold close to your heart. It can be the location where you first met your loved one, or the place where you went on your first date or a spot where you told them you loved them. On Amazon, you also get the option to engrave a message or a reference on the back to make the necklace all the more special.
14. The Everyday Tote
With the increase in global warming, a lot of women are resorting to bags that are made out of cloth and can be reused from time to time. The finest alternative to a plastic bag is a tote bag. Women use them to carry bulky items. A good present to your girlfriend can be good tote bag with excellent quality that is multi-purpose in its nature, you can also customize the bag if you like, it’ll give the bag a personal feel in regards to whoever is using it. The best leather tote bag is ideal for a woman, it will look stylish and be useful at the same time.
15. Coffee Mug
This is one of the most basic gift options. It is overdone, overused, and shows minimal to no actual effort and thought put into the gift. Although, you can still turn it around. The best way to give your girlfriend a mug is, you guessed it, customizing it. There are a lot of shops, online and physical, that sell themed coffee mugs. If your girlfriend is a fan of a certain show or band, get the mug designed accordingly. A lot of people also like to collect mugs, a unique mug is an ideal gift for them. You can get any type of mug designed on Etsy and there are also generalized ideas that are theme-related, available on Amazon for a decent price.
16. Name Earrings
In the spirit of jewelry, I have another way to customize earrings that you may be giving to your significant other. You can design them into the shape of their name. Getting her name engraved on a pair of earrings is adorable. It’s very similar to a locket with her name on it, just on her ears. Again, Etsy is the best option for you if you want to give her this present. The website will give you a good price but be sure to buy pure metal and not artificial jewelry.
17. Q&A a Day, 3 Year Journal
This is a trend that has recently taken the internet by storm. There are people out there who cherish nostalgia to their every core, they enjoy writing down their thoughts in a journal every now and then. This sort of diary gives the person some sort of direction and guidance when writing. The question asked for the day can be quite random but meaningful at the same time. The person can look at the diary years later and be reminded of that tiny detail and it can be quite emotional for them, in theory.
These types of diaries are easily available on Amazon and can be an amazing gift for your girlfriend or any loved one.
18. Planter Vase
A planter vase is a very thoughtful gift for any person. Plants can brighten up a room just by being present in it. They can make the room feel a whole lot welcoming and fresh, in general. A good vase to keep your plants in is an ideal gift for someone who prefers decorating their room with plants. A sturdy but stylish vase can be the perfect gift and can be found on Amazon for under 40 US Dollars. The Umbra Trigg vase is the most beautiful piece of plant decoration on the Amazon Website.
This is an oddball of a gift according to some, but in reality, it is one of the most useful gifts that you can gift someone. You can buy socks that are referencing something that your girlfriend might be interested in, some couples share the love of jokes and puns on their socks and this can be the case for your girlfriend. Every time she wears the socks, she is sure to have a little laugh and be reminded of you. Pun socks are not only available on Amazon but are also a recurring purchase for a very low price.
20. Bath Salts
Bath salts are the trendy new thing these days. Women everywhere are buying them and using them for bathing purposes because of their exfoliating nature and soothing scents that help further calm you down when you are taking a bath. There are different sorts of scents available to please your girlfriend with whatever smell she prefers the most. The bathwater also tends to become a lot more calming and serene making her bathing experience exquisite.
21. Picture Frames
Picture frames with your loved one’s picture in it is one of the sweetest gifts that you can give to your partner. The frame can have small intricate details that fit with the theme of her bedroom and you can stick a picture inside that reminds you of a time you spent together and was memorable. A picture frame is sure to put a smile on her face and will help remind her of how happy she is with you. You can opt for a slightly expensive frame that can act as a solid decoration piece.
22. Knitting Kit
There is a reason grandmas take up knitting when they reach old age, it is because knitting is a very calming hobby that happens to give you more control over your fingers, making your fingers a lot more agile in nature. A knitting kit can be a very good present for your girlfriend, it will help her take up a new hobby and teach her a new skill at the same time. Contrary to popular belief, knitting can actually be quite difficult to learn but the process itself is actually quite fun. You can find high-quality knitting kits on Amazon.
23. Wool Runners
Wool runners are the most comfortable type of running shoe available on the market, at the moment. As evident by the name, the interior that surrounds the shoe is made out of wool, acting as a sturdy sock to keep your feet firm but comfortable at the same time. They are available in around fourteen colors, buy the one according to your wife’s choosing. These are a slightly expensive type of shoe and it makes for a very thoughtful and useful valentine’s day gift.
24. Knitting Needles
Going along with the theme of knitting, if your wife is not a new knitter and has been knitting for quite some time, new knitting needles will be an ideal gift. For someone who has gotten into the hobby of knitting on a regular basis, knitting needles are vital, especially because they are quite prone to breakage if not made out of sturdy material. This is why it is very important whilst buying knitting needles that they are made out of a strong material that is easy on the fingers and on the eyes. Nice design on the needles or customized writing can always give a personalized edge to the needles. These needles can easily be found on Amazon for under 20 US Dollars.
Almost everyone wants to seem luxurious while traveling and seemingly high-quality luggage does the job for many. If your girlfriend is an avid traveler a suitcase can be an ideal present for her, for obvious reasons. If the suitcase is more of a designer suitcase, your girlfriend will feel a lot more confident when taking it with her and will keep you in mind while she’s at it.
26. Oil Diffuser
Oil diffusers are also one of the cool new trends. The whole purpose of an oil diffuser is to clear out the air of toxins and bad smells and make the home feel a lot more homely. The oil diffuser scents range from jasmine to blueberry to the ocean breeze. Having one in your house will automatically alter the aura of your house without you doing much. Oil diffusers can be bought at Amazon at reasonable prices but also at relatively higher prices which will, in turn be, of a higher quality. The reasonable prices usually range from 15 to 20 US Dollars.
27. Silk Pillowcase
Silk is the most comfortable fabric out there, people usually wear it when going to sleep, in nightwear, bedsheets, and the most common option pillowcases. Silk pillowcases not only give the person a peaceful experience but sleeping on it is the best for your hair. Although, pure silk pillowcases can cost a considerable amount of money if you’re comparing it to other pillowcase materials. The material itself is the reason for its extravagant price, you can get pillowcases like these on Amazon, starting from 50 US Dollars.
28. Sunbeam Heated Blanket
This type of blanket is known for keeping the person sleeping under it quite cozy and comfortable, regardless of the house being of a certain temperature. Most people like to keep their houses cool and not annoyingly hot but then that leads to sleeping being cold and uncomfortable as well. If you can not decide on temperature and this is becoming the first hindrance as you both have moved in, the best option is to buy this blanket for her. It will keep her warm, all the while allowing you to keep your home at a cooler temperature. You can get these at Amazon for around 60 US Dollars.
29. Hydro Flask
The growing trend of hydro flasks amongst girls these days has made the flask a very common gift with many boyfriends these days. The hydro flask, in general, is an essential these days to keep your water fresh and the compact casing allows you to carry the flask with you wherever you go, all these small but necessary features of the flask has lead to the increase in popularity of the hydro flask. The best part is that it retains the temperature of the liquid in the flask for a good amount of time. You can find these on Amazon for around 40 US Dollars. The brand itself can be found on Amazon and is quite reliable.
30. Wine Glass
Wine glasses are a staple in the kitchen closet of women who enjoy wine a lot, you can help add to her collection and buy her a glass of a considerable quality that you can easily find on Amazon. If she is a person who appreciates the finer wines in life then she is sure to want instruments that are relevant to the wine and buying her a nice glass shows how much you care about her interests.
31. Night Slippers
Night slippers are an excellent gift if you live in a cooler environment, where waking up in the middle of the night is a hassle because of the literal cold feet that people get. There are a lot of people that do not like the feeling of wearing socks while sleeping but then waking up and going to have a glass of water can feel horrendous. Buy her these fuzzy night slippers that will keep her feet warm and remind her of you every time she wears them and feels warm and cozy. Amazon is the perfect place to buy these slippers for a reasonable price.
32. Yoga Mat
If your girlfriend is a fitness enthusiast and enjoys yoga, a yoga mat may be the perfect gift for her. Not just any yoga mat, though. Buy her the most comfortable yoga mat on the market to show her that you care about her passions and fitness needs, better yet buy one for yourself and join her. Create an aerobics situation for her in your own home with the help of two simple yoga mats that you will easily be able to find on Amazon. The best quality yoga mats will cost you about 90 US Dollars.
33. Leather Case for Her Phone
Leather cases for phones are a very ideal gift. Carrying around your phone in your hand can get quite agitating for a lot of people and leaving it deep inside your bag makes it very annoying to reach inside and look for especially if it is a situation of emergency and you need your phone right away it can be a real hassle to reach for it and look for it. The best option, in this case, is purchasing a leather case that also acts as a crossbody bag around your body, she won’t have to carry it around and at the same time won’t have to reach for it inside and look for it if she wants it, you can find it on Amazon, easily for under 90 US Dollars.
She probably might already own one, but what you can do is get her the Dyson. This specific brand of hair electronics is one of the best on the market. The Dyson is known for its excellent haircare and safety of the protein in the hair. You can find almost any Dyson product on Amazon.
35. Bathtub Caddy Tray
Women love taking baths, it gives them a chance to sit by themselves and relieve themselves of the tensions and stresses of the day. When they are taking a bath they might also prefer having a drink with them and a caddy tray is actually quite perfect for that. You can find bathtub caddy trays, according to the size you want, on Amazon, with compartments and sections to keep your items in and avoid them toppling off the edge of your bathtub.
36. White Noise Machines
White noise machines have also gotten quite popular over the years especially with sleepers who do not get comfortable that easily. The white noise machine emits sounds that are soothing to the brain and allow a comfortable deep sleep. After a hard day’s work, women would love to get a carefree sleep that doesn’t allow many hindrances disturbing them from their sleep. The machines usually come with a range of around ten noises, you can turn on whichever depending on the kind of noise that brings you comfort. You can find these machines on Amazon for around 50 US Dollars. The purchase is quite worth it.
37. Fleece Jacket
Fleece jackets are the safest option if you live in a cooler region and enjoy staying warm. Now fleece jackets are the made of the most comfortable material and are quite appreciable for the body as it retains a decent amount of heat. They also cost a decent amount of money thus, making it clear that some sort of effort was put into the purchasing of the gift. Women who enjoy fashion are also most likely to enjoy this type of jacket. You can find jackets of the kind on Amazon for about 50 US Dollars.
Watches are also one of the safe options when buying your significant other a present. A nice watch by a decent brand is sure to impress your wife. It is one of the most classy accessories out there. You can buy a watch that is more her style and she will appreciate it even more that you are willing to spend a substantial amount of money on her and at the same time you are aware of the kind of items she would usually wear. The best watches are available on Amazon for a good deal.
39. Merlot Candle
These candles are by a brand called “REWIND”. The special thing about these candles is that they come in cases that are recycled bottles and their scents are usually something to do with the different kinds of wine. You can buy the Merlot candle if your girlfriend or significant other is a fan of wines, especially Merlot. The candle is most likely to smell like berries and the other ingredients of the Merlot which will make her feel very luxurious and will show to her that you appreciate her interests. You can find these types of candles on Amazon.
40. 24-karat Gold Mask
The best brand to go for when purchasing these types of masks is “Peter Thomas Roth”. This brand is famous for the high-quality gold masks that revitalize the skin and make it feel absolutely brand new. These can be purchased on Amazon for about 25 US Dollars in multiple flavors that may be best suitable to your liking. Be sure to buy more than one if you are planning on giving it as a Valentine’s day present. It is the best form of self-care and shows her that you care about her needs.
41. The Apple Watch Strap
Apple watches these days can do about anything from making calls, to organizing your schedule. Women use these a lot and tend to wear them around. Although they are quite classy, they aren’t the most feminine of watches. An alteration to this can be the fact that there are straps available to make these watches slightly more effeminate while retaining its resourceful qualities. They make the watches a lot more stylish and can easily be bought on Amazon for around 70 US Dollars. The most quality straps are available at a company called “Nordstrom”.
42. Photo Albums
A photo album with photographs from your most memorable times is the cutest gift you could give to our girlfriend. It will remind her of all the most amazing times in your relationship and the best part is she can keep it with her for the years to come, to go through when she pleases. Now, the photographs you will have to provide yourself, but the exterior can be bought on Amazon for around 20 US Dollars. Adding small writings and details in the album and around pictures will definitely help her reminisce and remember.
43. Fitbit Activity Tracker
The “Fitbit” activity tracker is available on Amazon for around 140 US Dollars. Before I mention anything else, yes, this is quite an expensive gift but if your girlfriend is a fitness freak, she will appreciate this present immensely. The thought put into it, plus the fact that you are willing to spend a decent amount of money on her can come across as quite thoughtful.
44. Cashmere Scarf
Cashmere is one of the most expensive fabrics out there and at the same time, they are also the most soft and comfortable fabrics. A scarf made out of cashmere is one of the best presents that you can buy for your girlfriend or significant other for Valentine’s day. It will definitely cost you a substantial amount of money, though, so be sure to either save up or be aware that it costs around 300 US Dollars on Amazon if you are planning on buying it for her.
45. Adventurer Backpack
If you live in a region with numerous hiking spots and your girlfriend is an avid hiker, definitely buy one of these for her. Excellent quality backpacks are available on Amazon by the brand “Lululemon”. This backpack will cost you around 100 US Dollars. It depends on the model of the bag that you are buying, how high the price may go. The best thing about these bags is that these are of the highest quality and will last her a long time and she will appreciate that. It could be the perfect Valentine’s day gift.
46. Pajama Set
A pajama set is also a very thoughtful and simple gift for your partner. People usually buy these when there aren’t a lot of options available for present giving. This is sort of a last resort present. You can, however, make it luxurious if they are of a good brand and a good material, the best pajama set prices revolve around 80 US Dollars on Amazon.
47. Outdoor Springs Leggings
A pair of leggings may seem nominal but in reality, a good pair of leggings is actually very difficult to find. If your girlfriend works out a lot it is very likely that she may own multiple pairs of leggings, but buying her a pair that is slightly expensive and higher quality can be very useful for her, even for valentine’s day. The nicest pairs available on Amazon are around 90 US Dollars.
48. Travel Case Set
If your girlfriend or significant other travels a lot by herself or with you, she might require items that can be used for organizing her suitcase, what you can do is buy her a leather case by the brand “Cuyana”. The cases will feel stylish and are of a good size that they can fit a sufficient amount of items but can also fit into your suitcase quite easily. On Amazon, these cases cost 120 US Dollars.
49. Jewelry Box
A fancy jewelry box is always a cute gift when it comes to Valentine’s day. Women like to keep their jewelry organized and the best way to do it is with a beautiful and sectioned out jewelry box where she can store her accessories and make them a lot more accessible to her. The best jewelry boxes can be found on Amazon. The jewelry box has to be sturdy enough and high quality enough, these kinds of boxes are usually by the brand “Nordstrom” and can cost about 200 US Dollars. They are quite durable and worth the money.
50. Gift Cards
Finally, if all else fails, buy her an Amazon gift card. Give her full control of whatever she wants to buy in any given situation and according to her current needs. If she exchanges gifts a lot, a gift card is the absolute perfect present for her. Amazon gift cards can range from 50 US Dollars to 200 US Dollars and give your girlfriend a lot more options.