Top 10 Traditional & Alternative Gifts this Valentine's Day

Top 10 Traditional & Alternative Gifts this Valentine's Day


Posted 17th Jan 2018

It's officially 28 days until the most romantic day of the year…Valentine's Day! Which means it's time to get gift savvy.

Whether you're showering your other half in romantic flowers and chocolates, or are after something a little bit more original, we've rounded up 10 original and alternative gifts that are sure to pull on the heartstrings this February.

 

Traditional

 

1. Chocolate Lollipops, £5, National Theatre Shop

After all…you can't go wrong with chocolate!

 

2. Mini Heart Teddy Bear, £49.90, Steiff; Stitch Bear, £40, Charlie Bears

These bears are the perfect toys to cuddle up to on Valentine's!

3. Island Flowers Audrey Love mug, £7, Cath Kidston

Nothing is more romantic than a cuppa with your breakfast in bed.

 

4. Mini Gin Gift Set, £14, Foxdenton Estate Gin

Because…it's Gin.

 

5. Rose Gold Love Balloon, £4.99, Talking Tables

Your love keeps lifting me…higher and higher!

6. Rosé and Prosecco Heart Gift Box, £25, Baylis & Harding; Unicorn Horn Bubble Bar, £4.50; Tisty Tosty Bath Bomb, £3.50; Whole Lotta Love Bubbleroon, £4.75, Lush

Wind down with a relaxing bath…maybe for two!

7. Cleo Letterbox Bouquet, £36, Bloom & Wild; A Kiss in a Box, £15, Sarah Horne Botanicals

Roses are red, violet are blue…

 

8. You are my Lobster biscuit box, £18, Biscuiteers

The perfect gift for any Friends fan!

 

9. I Sloth You Plush Toy, £6, Clintons

…because nothing is cuter than a sloth.

 

10. Fiona Cairns Valentine's Cupcake Pair, £2, Waitrose

A sweet treat for your sweetheart!

 

 

Alternative Gifts

 

1. Cheesy Cheese Board, £15, JD Williams

If in doubt…cheese it out!

2. 16 Gourmet Sausage Rolls, £23.99, Not on the Highstreet 

Sixteen sausage rolls!? Sixteen!? Take my money!

 

3. Microwave Heart Egg Poacher, £2.99, Studio.co.uk

How do you like your eggs in the morning?

 

4. Corona Beer and Chocolate Bouquet, £30, Gift Rebellion

I think we all know someone who would love a cold one on Valentine's Day!

 

5. Bespoke Book Subscription, £39.99, Prezzybox 

Perfect for your book worm beau.

6. First Dates Board Game, £22.99, Firebox

Please note, wine and cheese are obligatory game snacks.

 

7. Personalised Tile Frame, £22.99, Very

Spell out your love

 

8. Heart Fondu Set, £5, Flying Tiger

Fondu for deux?

 

9. Fab Babe Stationery, from £3, Paperchase

Stationery is always a winner!

 

10. Personalised Penguin Print, £48.50, Atlas & I

Because penguins are cute, and so are you!






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