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It is strange how Valentine’s Day always seems so far away in early January, and then suddenly it is February, and before you know it it’s Valentine’s Day. Shopping for Valentine’s Day gifts (or any other gifts) early, in my opinion, is always a good idea. Especially now, because of the COVID-19, shipping can take much longer than usual. Here are some of the best Valentine’s Day gifts for 2021. Valentine’s Day is a good opportunity to say and show your special one how much you love her or him. It is a celebration of love and happiness.
Valentine’s Day Gifts that are not chocolate
I guess jewelry is a rather classic gift for Valentine’s Day. Jewelry makes a great gift because it is lasting – it can be an investment and it is something that will be given from one generation to another, making it a family heirloom.
Drop earrings can be modest or eye-catching. Depending on their style, they go well with different outfits and looks. They are perfect for everyday wear or parties. There are so many designs and styles to choose from that everyone finds “the one” for their loved one.
“What I Love About You” journal
Knock Knock “What I Love About You” journal is a little book that contains fill-in-the-blank lines describing some aspect of your affection for a loved one.
Where It All Began Custom Night Sky Star Map Print
Where It All Began Custom Night Sky Star Map Print by SF Customizables is a unique custom made star map. Surprise your loved one with a custom made map print that shows the alignment of the stars and constellations as they appeared in the night sky at the day and location you two met. The poster print is a lovely addition to any home decor.
Preserved roses (or sleeping roses as called here where I live) are becoming more and more popular. They are popular because they make a good gift and are eye-catching. Roses or other flowers don’t last long in a vase, however, the preserved roses can last up to three years.
Valentine’s Day Themed Photo Session
Why not hire a photographer and organize a photo session of you two at a location that is special for you – the place where you met, the place you got engaged, etc.
Board Game “Love Letter”
Why not spend Valentine’s Day playing a board game. “Love Letter” is a quick and easy to learn board game of risk, luck, and dedication. The game has received numerous awards and is loved by many. Available at Amazon, Target, etc.
Framed Collage of Instagram Pictures
Select your favourite Instagram photos of you two together and put together a collage. These collages are easy to create and arrange. If you like you can also add texts to make it even more memorable. Order from Shutterfly.
Love Notes Jar
Jar of love notes is a great DIY project! All you need is a suitable jar, paper, scissors, and a pen. Write down the little notes with the reasons why you love him/her. See the tutorial here.
Iconic Pandora bracelets are customizable with charms that reflect you and your loved one. There are many charms to choose from, so anyone can find the perfect one(s) suitable for their dearest. Order from Pandora.net.
Personalized Handmade Jewelry Dish
A beautiful personalized jewelry dish looks stylish and is a lovely simple gift for your loved one. It isn’t just for rings or jewelry. You can also keep your keys or loose change there. Or why not use it in your bathroom as a soap holder. You can find many different designs from Etsy for different budgets. The one on the photo is $16.95. Buy here.
Personalized Love Letter Blanket
So these were some Valentine’s Day gifts ideas that are not chocolate.