Tired of stuffed teddy bears and heart-shaped candies that look like they belong in 16-year old’s room? This year give your romantic flame a gift as awesome and unique as you. From custom-made scents to DIY flavor infusers, you’ll surprise and delight your boo with gifts selected from this thoughtfully curated (and affordable) list.
Check out my 10 Awesomely Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts Under $100 below.
The Gift of Scent
Unique Fragrance – Starting at $90
Having your own perfume is like a right of passage for celebrities who hit the big time. Why not give your bae the same special treatment? Unique Fragrance lets you create a custom scent from 150 billion combination options and engrave the bottle you select with a message (or brand of your choosing). I created my own blend of White Jasmine, Sandal Wood & Violet Leaf and branded my Swarovski bottle in less than 5 minutes.
The Gift of The Wild
Leather Wrapped Candle – $22
Made by Etsy seller, Bradon, this leather wrapped candle is the perfect rustic treat for the outdoorsy love in your life. Available in three woodsy scents (cedarwood and patchouli, tobacco and vanilla, and sandalwood and lavender) they will transport you a campfire log without making you leave the comfort of your home.
The Gift of The Hunt
Where to Eat Pizza – $21
Come on. Who doesn’t love a great slice of pizza? This book is perfect for the foodie in your life who loves knowing the best locations to chow-down. More than 1,000 food experts and pizza aficionados were consulted to curate this guide of where to find the best pizza anywhere in the world. Talk about a great way to spend date night over the next few months.
The Gift of Style
Gentleman’s Box – $25
Treat your sweetie to a gift that will keep him looking dapper every day of the year. Gentleman’s Box is the top-notch men’s subscription box that offers variety in style and grooming products. Each themed box contains four to six items with at least $100 in combined retail value. Plus, as a bonus to the subscription, US and Canadian members receive a free year of GQ magazines.
The Gift of Declaration
Jewelry is always a good idea, especially when comes from the heart. These original pieces are fashioned out of real fishing hooks and encased in resin. They are lightweight, made in the USA and a creative way to show your loved one how you feel.
The Gift of Chill
The Popcorn Factory – You & Me Dual Compartment Tote Bag – $24
Sometimes saying “I love you” means kicking off your heels and binge-watching your favorite show. The Popcorn Factory has you covered with this four flavor-filled popcorn filled tote that can reused as a double bottle wine carrier – whoo hoo.
The Gift of Comfort
Brooks Running – The Streaker Hoodie – $75
Made for runners, this hoodie is a perfect gift for that busy bee who likes to be comfy when they keep it moving. Ultra-soft, seamless and made with odor-resistant fabric, this hoodie lets your boo go from a run to hanging out without missing a step.
The Gift of Romance
BloomNation – Red Roses and Yellow Roses Sets in Cylindros – $75
Flowers may be a traditional Valentine’s Day gift, but there is no reason you have to give a traditional bouquet. Upgrade your floral game with a cylinder gift set of red and yellow roses that your sweetheart can display around her home or office. This featured arraignment is available in the NYC area. Enter your zip code to find a modern floral option in your city that will make her smile.
The Gift of Sophistication
Oak Bottle – Flavors starting at $59
Let your boo be the mixology genius they were meant to be with this rapid flavor infuser from Oak Bottle. The oak aging accelerator transforms any ordinary wine, beer, whiskey or any other spirit an extraordinary drink with 24-48 hours. It’s a one of a kind product that lets you add notes of flavor including chocolate, coffee, maple, citrus, smoke and more to make your drinks unique.
The Gift of Kissable Skin
Oyin – 5 Piece Snack Pack – For Body – $22
Everyone loves having soft and smooth skin that radiates and sparkles. This 5-piece gift set of handmade body products from Oyin, provides the perfect combination hydrating treats that your bea can use from their head to their toes. It’s like a mini-spa travel-friendly set that will keep her glowing no matter where she’s headed.
– Charell Star | Not Just A Girl In A Dress