Not Your Average Valentine’s Day Gifts
It’s that time of year! We’re rolling into February and love is in the air with Valentine’s Day right around the corner. There are two types of people when it comes to this romantic holiday: you either love it or you hate it. Don’t panic. We’re here to give you inspiration and make this the best Valentine’s Day yet. Rather than ordinary chocolates or flowers, we’re spicing it up with some unique out of the box gifts that are sure to wow your loved ones. Scroll below to find what hidden gems Cupid recommended for the special someone in your life.
Hoya Heart Plant
Traditionally known as the Hoya Kerrii, this beautiful Hoya plant has heart shaped leaves. What better way to demonstrate your love with a festive plant, perfect for Cupid’s special day. These are great to add to an office space or living room for a pop of color and fun. It comes potted in premium potting mix as well as the Ezra Planter, an American-made ceramic pot measuring 2˝ tall and 2½˝ wide. They do well in full sun, watered infrequently.
thesill.com | $32
Custom Leather Keychain
Looking for a gift that is super thoughtful but useful at the same time? I love the idea of a customizable gift because you can get creative & personal. Add longitude & latitude degrees of a special location you share memories at or put a personal quote to remind your loved ones how much they mean to you. These are handmade in Florida with genuine Horween leather.
Custom Leather Keychain | $14 + engravings
DIY Succulent Terrarium Kit
Attention plant lovers! This gift is the perfect idea to spend time together over something you love. With this DIY terrarium kit, a variety of succulents and moss are sent out in a woodland themed kit. Not only is the kit easy to assemble, but you get everything you need to create a perfect, cozy terrarium. This vendor even includes a personalized note you can add for free! Kit includes: three succulents (Echeveria and 2 types of Crassula), small rocks, soil, and a large glass orb.
etsy.com | $44
Da Bomb Bath Fizzers
Who doesn’t love a relaxing spa day? These bath bombs are not only unique with a little surprise placed in each one, but they’re created by two young entrepreneurs from the USA. They support all natural products so the ingredients are simple and pure. They even created an “Earth Bomb” that gives back proceeds to the Ocean Clean-Up Foundation. You can pick from a variety of different scents & themes as well as gift sets with multiple bath bombs in a box.
dabombfizzers.com | $7.50
Urban Jungle Blog Book
All the rave has been around the brand new Urban Jungle Book, written by the founders of the infamous Urban Jungle Bloggers Igor Josifovic and Judith de Graaff. Inside you’ll find tons of plant styling ideas, green design inspiration and growing tips for those looking to enhance their daily lives with more greens. The book highlights phenomenal green homes with beautiful design focusing on the creativity green living can about. Show your special someone the gift of green inspiration and relaxation with this hot seller.
Amazon.com | $24
Now I know I said out of the box gifts, and you’re thinking “chocolate, too typical”. But this company is actually a game changer. As the first Organic & Fair Trade chocolate factory in North America, they give back in more ways than one. Not only are all the ingredients natural, soy free and non GMO certified, but your purchase gives back to the local Seattle community’s women’s homeless shelter. What better way to spread your love than with a good cause? This delicious box includes White Chocolate Heart with Raspberry & Honeycomb, Pistachio Praline, Cherry Cordial, Licorice Caramel, Hot Ceylon Cinnamon Ganache, Dulce de Leche Ganache, Ginger Ganache, and Peanut Butter & Jelly Confection. So yummy.
theochocolate.com | $16
Pressed Flower Jewelry
A popular trend in jewelry involves pressing beautiful dried flowers into elegant pendants to wear. It’s a unique way to bring the beauty of nature into your personal style. This shop allows you customize the length of your chain to either a bracelet or necklace. You can also pick between a variety of flowers that can be pressed into your jewelry. Have fun with it!
etsy.com | $27
Grow Your Own Lavender
This lavender grow bag is the perfect gift for someone who’s looking to grow something beautiful indoors. You’re providing someone with the gift of experiencing the journey of growing something they’re passionate about! Potting mix, seeds & instruction are all included for your convenience. Pair your new lavender plant with the 20w Aspect for the ultimate experience in your home.
shopterrain.com | $16