You’re not a guy who likes to settle — and neither is she. That means when February 14 comes around, you want to wow the special lady in your life with a Valentine’s Day gift to remember.
While flowers, chocolate boxes, and teddy bears are classic gifts for a reason, think outside the box with these unique Valentine’s Day gifts for her.
This list, which is perfect for your girlfriend, wife, mom, or #1 gal pal, is full of thoughtful gift ideas that will make her feel the love on Valentine’s Day and beyond.
Some are more practical, and others are more romantic, but all of these presents will come straight from the heart, especially if you take the more personalized route.
Either way, take a browse through these affordable finds, and then pour yourself a nice glass of whiskey because you’re about to nail this romance thing.
And if you’ve waited until the last minute to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift, check out our favorite Valentine’s day gift ideas in 2020.
Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet
With this wrap bracelet, she can enjoy the benefits of essential oils with her wherever she goes. Just add 2-3 drops of oil to the bracelet’s felt pad to relieve tension, get a mood boost, or feel instant relief. Get it from Amazon.
Oversized Sherpa Blanket Sweatshirt
She won’t have to worry about catching a chill once she’s snuggled up in this sherpa-lined hooded sweatshirt. It’s also a subtle way to get her to stop hogging the blanket since, well, you need it, too. Get it from Amazon.
Heart Shaped Bamboo
Longer lasting than a standard bouquet, this heart-shaped bamboo comes in three sizes to accommodate her space. Legend has it that bamboo brings good fortune, so that’s a promising sign for your relationship.
Custom Morse Code Necklace
Keep things between just the two of you with this gold, rose gold, or silver necklace, which lets you write an inside joke, nickname, or personal message completely in morse code. She’ll just have to decode it upon opening.
Birth Month Flower Grow Kit
She can prop this vase on her windowsill and watch flowers bloom right before her eyes. Once her birth month flowers reach full bloom, she can transfer them to her garden and use the vase for other flowers you buy her throughout the year.
Cozy Warming Slippers
Cold feet, warm heart? Not anymore. Once she sticks these plush slippers in the microwave for 45 seconds, she’ll feel instant warmth when she needs it most. Get it from Amazon.
Mini Waffle Maker
There are two ways to give this gift: You can either wake her up to heart-shaped waffles in bed, or wait to make waffles, panini, or hash browns together. Breakfast for dinner, perhaps? Get it from Amazon.
What I Love About You Journal
Go the sentimental route by filling this book with sweet nothings, inside jokes, and future plans. Tell her to flip through the pages when she needs a reminder of just how loved she is. Get it from Amazon.
A Bubbly Celebration Set
Champagne is always welcome, especially on Valentine’s Day. With this gift set, she can pop the bubbly and then snack on Sugarfina’s boozy trio of sweet and sour gummy bears.
Elisa Pendant Necklace
She brings sparkle and shine to your life each day, and now it’s time to return the favor. Give her Kendra Scott’s popular pendant necklace, which features a drusy or classic gemstone nestled in a gold, silver, or rose gold frame.
Romantic Wooden Picture Frame
Stick your favorite 3 x 3″ photo from the past year in this wooden frame for a meaningful shelf or table decoration that she’ll cherish for years to come. Get it from Amazon.
Date Night Bucket List
At this point in your relationship, you both feel like you’ve seen and done it all. This handy jar of 25 date ideas will prove otherwise. Once you complete one of the ideas (create a piece of art together, for example), note the date on the back of the stick.
3 Month Subscription
Jewelry isn’t your strong suit, but that doesn’t mean you should skimp out on buying your #1 lady pretty jewels. Let RocksBox do the work for you with this 3-month subscription that brings gorgeous pieces from Kendra Scott, gorjana, and Kate Spade straight to her door.
Bathtub Caddy Tray
The only thing that beats breakfast in bed is a candlelit bath at night. To encourage her to hop in the bath ASAP, fill the tray with sweets, wine, candles, and books. Get it from Amazon.
Etched Skyline Wine Glass
If she recently made a big move to create a new home with you, show your appreciation with this wine glass etched with her city’s skyline, old or new.
Olivia Women’s Watch
The boyfriend style of this watch is balanced out by the rose gold decorative accents. And if she prefers a more simple look, opt for the scalloped version. Get it from Amazon.
Signature Chocolate Truffles
Further proof that classic is sometimes best. Go big with this box of 24 dark, white, and milk chocolate truffles, which, of course, taste best with a bottle of Pinot.
Eau de Juice Pure Sugar
She’s as sweet as sugar, and her Valentine’s Day gift should reflect that. This vanity-worthy perfume, which smells like pure sugar, has notes of wild strawberries, grapefruit, praline, and jasmine.
Conversation Heart Soap
Lean into the clichés of the holiday by gifting your special lady this jar of 18 mini heart-shaped soaps, complete with phrases like “miss you” and “you rock.” Or if you have a few people on your list, divide the candy-colored soaps among your friends for an easy, affordable gift.
Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit
For a twist on a classic Valentine’s Day gift, try this DIY kit, which comes packed with all the ingredients, baking supplies, and instructions to make her very own dark chocolate truffles from scratch.
See more Valentine’s day gifts for her at Good House Keeping.