35 of the Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Girlfriend
DIY coupons for massages and date nights might have worked on your significant other in the past, but she’ll be totally impressed this year when you upgrade to something that she really wants—like this love-scented candle or a monthly shipment of wine.
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No matter if you’re shopping now or the day before Valentine’s Day, our list of the what to get your girlfriend for Valentine’s Day includes all the gifts she wants but won’t get for herself. So skip the card this year and pamper her with something special from our favorite gifts for Valentine’s Day, including a comfy hotel-like robe, a silk pillowcase, or even a new smart watch.
And because you can’t forget about the other women in your life (moms, sisters, and grandmas need love on Valentine’s Day too!), check out our guide to some of the most unique gifts for women.
Nordstrom Lingerie Moonlight Pajamas
Make her mornings easier than ever thanks to this one-step hair dryer that’s garnered more than 21,000 reviews on Amazon. This unique round brush cuts drying time in half while also giving her salon-worthy hair, creating both volume and shiny, smooth locks all at once.
To buy: $37; amazon.com.
Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Robe
Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch
If she’s dedicated to living a healthier lifestyle in 2020, Fitbit’s Versa 2 helps make tracking heart rate, steps, distance, calories burned, hourly activity, active minutes, and floors climbed each day easier than ever. With more than 1,200 five-star reviews, this is one of Fitbit’s best models yet, with Alexa built in.
To buy: $150 (was $200); amazon.com.
Diptyque Eau Capitale Eau de Parfum
If she loves fresh, floral scents, this one is our top pick. The fragrance not only embodies lush roses, but it’s also accented with fresh bergamot and pink berries with an undertone of patchouli. Plus, the bottle’s gorgeous design was inspired by Parisian architecture and the Art Nouveau style. This limited-edition Diptyque scent won’t be around for long either, making it a special gift for Valentine’s Day.
To buy: $180; nordstrom.com.
Kendra Scott Love Knot Presleigh Open Frame Earrings
These earrings are our favorite piece from Kendra Scott’s latest Valentine’s Day collection. The Love Knot line is unique in that it’s not the typical heart-themed jewelry you see everywhere but still conveys a special message. Plus, it comes in four beautiful metal options so that you can choose her favorite.
To buy: $68; kendrascott.com.
Coach Lora Carryall
Sleeker and smaller than a typical carryall, Coach’s new Lora bag can still fit a 13-inch laptop, so this can be her new go-to work bag. On the inside, there are three compartments to keep all of her necessities organized, and we can’t get enough of this muted pink color, plus the other two neutrals that are perfect for spring.
To buy: $395; coach.com.
Hanky Panky 3-Pack Original Rise Thongs
One of our editors has officially declared Hanky Panky’s thongs as some of the most comfortable underwear on the market for women, so of course we had to include this super cute gift set. In a heart-shaped gift box, she’ll receive three pairs of lace thongs.
To buy: $56; nordstrom.com.
AmazonBasics Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven
If she loves to cook, upgrade her kitchen tools collection with this handy cast-iron dutch oven, which can be used for hundreds of recipes that call for baking, boiling, braising, or roasting. Not only does this AmazonBasics dutch oven have more than 1,400 five star-reviews, it can go from the stovetop, to the oven, and then straight to the table for serving.
To buy: $45; amazon.com.
Baublebar Wide Custom Hair Clip
While we love all of Baublebar’s customizable jewelry and accessories, statement hair pieces are having a moment, and we want one of these in every color. Select a hair clip from eight color combinations, but remember you only have six characters per clip for the customized message, name, or monogram.
To buy: $32; baublebar.com.
Catmicoo Crossbody Handbag
Available in 12 colors, this affordable crossbody bag on Amazon is about to be her new favorite accessory. Perfect for traveling or everyday errands, it has three interior organizers and is roomy enough for a mini iPad or other tablet.
To buy: $26; amazon.com.
Nordstrom at Home Kennebunk Bliss Plush Throw
Bundle up together under one of Nordstrom’s top-rated blankets that’s available in 11 colors. Treat her to an uninterrupted day of self-care in which she enjoys one of her favorite books while using the throw—trust us, she’ll thank you later.
To buy: $40; nordstrom.com.
Homesick Scented Candle, Love
Dagne Dover Allyn Tote
Upgrade her work bag—yes, that same one she’s had for years—to Dagne Dover’s Allyn Tote. What’s great about this bag is that the compartments inside will keep her super organized, and it comes in three different sizes.
To buy: $305-$345; dagnedover.com.
Softwear Women’s Joggers
Nixplay Digital Photo Frame
Display all your precious memories together with this WiFi-powered photo frame, which lets you view and store your photos from anywhere thanks to the Nixplay mobile app. Even better? It can connect to your social media accounts, so you can access photos from Facebook and Instagram too.
To buy: $170; amazon.com.
BaubleBar Vitina Heart Drop Earrings
We’re loving these super cute beaded earrings, and she will too since she can pair them with anything from a little black dress to an outfit for work.
To buy: $44; baublebar.com.
Paddywax Hygge Collection Scented Soy Wax Candle
Parachute Home Waffle Robe
Casetify Custom iPhone Case
These sparkly smartphone cases sure do make a statement! Choose from five different glitter colors and personalize it with her initials for an extra special touch without an extra cost.
To buy: $45; casetify.com.
Brooklinen Mulberry Silk Pillowcase and Eye Mask Set
Mark & Graham Travel Jewelry Case
This case is the perfect travel companion. It includes plenty of storage for all of her jewelry, including looped clips to avoid necklaces getting tangled and a removable pouch for bracelets and earrings. Choose from eight different colors of the vegan leather, and add her monogram as the final touch for an additional $9.50.
To buy: $89; markandgraham.com.
The Bigger Carry-On Away Suitcase
Complete her luggage collection with a brand new suitcase that’s big enough for weeklong trips but still small enough to fit into an overhead bin on a plane. This bigger carry-on from Away comes in 10 different colors and includes a charger to power up all her devices while on the go.
To buy: $245; away.com.
You Wanna Piece of This? Oven Mitt
This Valentine’s Day, show off your humorous side with this kitschy oven mitt. She’ll appreciate the laugh from her new favorite kitchen accessory.
To buy: $14; alwaysfits.com.
Kate Spade Heart It Sam Handbag
A fun take on the classic Sam Kate Spade bag, this boxy bag is perfect for Valentine’s Day, yet chic enough to carry all year long.
To buy: $230 (was $328); katespade.com.
Esker Beauty Firming Body Oil
If she’s super into treating herself to afternoons of self care, she’ll love using this super silky body oil that she can apply after showers. Not only do the essential oils in the body oil have a calming effect, they help boost and lift the skin’s collagen.
To buy: $75; net-a-porter.com.
LIVELY Long Lined Lace Bralette
This bralette option from Lively is not only comfortable but subtly sexy. It’s the perfect gift for the girlfriend who appreciates a touch of luxury in her everyday essentials. Go red for Valentine’s Day or choose a basic color she can wear all year.
To buy: $35; wearlively.com.
LAWLESS The One Eyeshadow Palette
With this palette, she’s got all the colors she’ll need for several beautiful looks. Not only does it include 18 different shades of both neutrals and bold colors, it’s also formulated without all the ‘bad stuff,’ like formaldehydes and parabens.
To buy: $64; sephora.com.
HelloFresh Wine Subscription
Instead of flowers, send her wine! Each month she’ll receive six full-size 750-mL wine bottles in red, white, or a mix of both. If she uses the HelloFresh meal subscription, the wine box also comes with pairings that correspond to the recipes in the meal boxes. Date night, anyone?
To buy: $89/month; hellofresh.com.
See’s Candies Satin Truffle Heart
You can’t go wrong with a box of chocolate for Valentine’s, especially one this good from See’s Candies. Pair this 27-piece box, which includes delicious flavors like blueberry, raspberry, and dark chocolate, with a bottle of champagne after date night.
To buy: $33; sees.com.