22 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas That Will Upgrade Your Lover’s Life

By Phoebe Youl
1st Feb 2023

We can’t lie—traditionally, the idea of Valentine’s Day makes us internally cringe. Count us all in for regular (and consistent) displays of affection, acts of service, and demonstrations of love, but there’s something about the most romantically-loaded holiday of the year that suddenly makes us pull a blank when selecting the right type of gift. 

And while we’re all for flowers, chocolates, and dinner dates, if you’re looking for a non-lame gift that will upgrade your lovers-life beyond the 14th of Feb, you’ve come to the right place.  Whether you want to treat your favourite person to something special, source a practical gift they’ll use on the reg, or you’re all about those *ahem* bedside table treasures, keep reading below for 22 Valentine’s Day gift ideas sure to impress. 

Salt&Pepper Oleta Mug4Me Set

Price: $9.97

This cute and colourful bone china mug comes with a contrasting coaster that doubles as a lid. Shop here. 

Maison Essentiele Silk-Satin Shorts

Price: $135

Worn alone or with the matching silk camisole, these bold cherry red silk-satin boxers will make the perfect Valentine's gift. Shop here. 

LBDO Essensual Vibe

Price: $149.95

This sleek and luxe vibe from LBDO is shower and bath proof and made from silky soft silicone. Shop here

La Montana Sacred Roses Candle

Price: $65.70

This hand-poured candle is blended with fresh Geranium, Rose, Orange Blossom and Lavender for a dreamy and romantic scent. Shop here. 

Patricks M2 Matte Medium Hold

Price: $60

Upgrade their daily grooming routine with this highly versatile pomade that offers a medium hold and modern finish. Shop here. 

JW Anderson Two-Tone Leather Keyring

Price: $238

This cheeky keyring is guaranteed to bring a smile to the face of its chosen recipient Shop here. 

Hay Arcs Vase

Price: $155

Add a splash of colour to your home and display those special blooms with this sculptural vase from Hay. Shop here.

Jonny Lover's Dozen Condoms

Price: $15.95

These thoughtfully packaged condoms will ensure you'll never have to worry about storing them on your nightstand again. Shop here. 

Roxanne Assoulin Ride Or Die Set Of Three Beaded Bracelets

Price: $99.12

These tiny beaded bracelets can be worn separately or stacked together as a playful gift for any friend or loved one. Shop here. 

Tekla Striped Drawstring Shorts

Price: $163

Crafted in Portugal from soft and breathable organic cotton, these striped poplin shorts will make the perfect at-home outfit. Shop here. 

Crocs Classic Clogs

Price: $69.99

Upgrade their wear-everywhere summer shoe wardrobe with these bold green clogs. Shop here. 

Rubi Oval Cooler Basket

Price: $64

Big enough to fit a wine bottle (or two), this cute insulated cooler basket will upgrade any picnic date. Shop here. 

Uberlube Home & To-Go Kit

Price: $64.95

This kit from überlube contains their original, multipurpose formula in two fantastic forms - perfect for fun on the fly. Shop here. 

F. Miller Hand & Body Wash

Price: $60

This plant-based and beautifully packaged body wash will restore balance and hydration to the skin. Shop here. 

AMI Paris Logo-Embroidered Socks Set

Price: $149

Wear your heart on your ankle with this set of playfully embroidered socks from AMI Paris. Shop here. 

Fucking Awesome House Slippers

Price: $109

Thanks to their soft interior and intricate beaded design, these house slippers will surely be a hit Shop here. 

Dusen Dusen Bakers Collection Oven Mitts  

Price: $34.15

An excellent gift for the home chef in your life, these Dusen Dusen oven mitts feature a multicolour mix of the label's signature stripes. Shop here. 

Dame Pom

Price: $174.95

Having no internal body, Pom can bend to fit the movement of your body for targeted stimulation. Shop here. 

Cou Cou Pointelle-Knit Organic Cotton Shorts

Price: $91.74

Cut from pointelle-knit organic cotton, these soft and comfortable shorts are perfect for cosy nights in. Shop here. 

Journey Of Something Guess the Feline

Price: $64

This cute novelty game can be won using yes or no questions to guess your opponent's chosen cat. Shop here. 

Maison Balzac Manhattan Glass

Price: $69

Upgrade your at-home cocktail hour with these chic Manhattan glasses that feature a permanent glass cherry heart detail. Shop here.

For even more great Valentine's Day gift ideas—check out our spicy couples gift guide

Image credit: Maison Essentiele | LBDO | Cou Cou

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