38 Valentine’s Day Gifts Your Girlfriend or Wife Is Sure to Love
In case you’ve been frantically googling, “what to get your girlfriend (or wife) for Valentine’s Day,” we’ve got you covered. While you really can’t go wrong with the classic flowers and candy combo, you might want to browse our list of the best girlfriend- and wife-approved Valentine’s gifts first.
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 a love-scented candle or a cozy robe.
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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 her 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 best gifts for women.
Riley Luxe Cashmere Wool Throw
She deserves only the best, right? Show her you recognize that with this premium cashmere blend blanket, which feels indulgent and rich—and has a sophisticated herringbone pattern that’s sure to meet her exacting standards while it keeps her warm.
Naadam Pajama Button Up Dress
Made from a soft (and sustainable) modal blend, this comfy, lightweight pajama dress will give her sleepwear game a major upgrade. With a mid-thigh hem, it’s both flattering and a little modest—the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for her.
Rifle Paper Co. Botanical Embroidered Pillow
Chances are good that she loves a nice throw pillow—and this one has a gorgeous floral embroidery that will dress up whichever chair, sofa, or bed she puts it on. It may not be a standard roses-and-chocolate Valentine’s Day gift, but it's a present she’ll love and use often.
Madewell Transport Camera Bag
Give her the freedom of a lighter bag with this structured leather option, which fits nicely over her shoulder and only holds the essentials, so she can bid over-filled bags (and achy shoulders) goodbye. If she’s always running errands or heading out for urban adventures, this bag will be her new go-to—and you’ll cement your spot as her preferred adventure buddy.
Infinite Objects Video Print
Turn her favorite video of the two of you, your fur baby, or your human baby into a moving piece of art with the help of Infinite Objects, which plays videos on a loop in a set-up free frame that she can gaze at all day long. Think of it as the modern version of the go-to framed photo. This Valentine’s Day gift will be given a place of pride on her nightstand, desk, or bookshelf—promise.
Baublebar Some Like it Hot Huggie Earrings
Maybe she’s a hot sauce fan, or maybe she just loves puns. Maybe she collects flashy earrings. Whatever her interests, she’s going to love these sparkling, glitzy earrings with a hot perfect-for-Valentine’s Day spin.
Kate Spade New York Apple Watch Bracelet
If her Apple Watch is her most beloved companion—other than you, of course—help her dress it up a bit with this rose gold bracelet. It connects to the watch to jazz it up a bit, and the links (officially shaped like spades) look a little like hearts, so it’s very romantic, too.
This Valentine’s Day gift is the multi-tasker she’s always dreamed of. Its 17-ounce bottle capacity will help her stay hydrated wherever she goes, and the clever embedded coffee cup will help her ditch her single-use coffee cup habit in favor of a reusable one that she’ll never forget at home again.
The Earbud Circle Pouch in Leather
If your wife or girlfriend wouldn’t dare leave the house without her trusty ear buds (but sometimes is a little forgetful), help her out a bit with this chic leather case, which keeps her buds (or keys) exactly where she needs them: hooked to her bag strap and ready to go.
Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug
If she’s a slow tea- or coffee-drinker, she needs this smart mug. Its smart, app-controlled, built-in heater will keep her warm drink of choice at the perfect temperature (and the metallic finish looks great, too).
See’s Candies Custom Mix Heart Box
You can’t go wrong with a box of chocolate for Valentine’s Day, especially one this good from See’s Candies. You can build this box yourself to fill it up with up to 26 pieces of candy she truly loves, making it the perfect sweet gift for your wife or girlfriend with discerning taste. Pair it with a bottle of her favorite wine for true date night flavors.
Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer Hot Air Brush
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.
Get Ready to Undo Your Pants 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.
Sackcloth + Ashes Darling Rose Blanket
She’ll love the soft pink shade, woven texture, and satisfying weight of this domestically woven blanket—and when she finds out that Sackcloth + Ashes donates a blanket to a local homeless shelter for each purchase, she’ll be doubly enamored with you and this Valentine’s Day gift.
Nordstrom Lingerie Moonlight Pajamas
Homesick Scented Candle, Love
Homesick is known for special city and state scents, but for Valentine’s Day she’ll appreciate the brand’s Love candle that will remind her of sweet red roses every time she lights it.
Brooklinen Mulberry Silk Pillowcase and Eye Mask Set
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Softwear Women’s Joggers
Made from a mix of modal and cotton, these joggers are super soft and extra comfortable—perfect for cuddling up for the rest of winter.
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.
Paddywax Hygge Collection Scented Soy Wax Candle
This 15-ounce Paddywax candle is the perfect hygge-inspired addition for her home. It’s sweet yet fresh thanks to its rosewood and patchouli scent.
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.
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.
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 removable charger to power up all her devices while on the go.
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.
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 so-called bad stuff, like formaldehydes and parabens.
Looking to strengthen your bond? This guide makes a thoughtful Valentine’s Day gift for your girlfriend. You can ask each other a few questions at at a time, then jot down your answers for reference later. It’s the perfect way to reconnect.
Ticket Stub Diary
Feeling crafty? This Ticket Stub Diary is a great Valentine gift for your girlfriend, but it does require some effort on your part. Fill at least a few of the pages with mementos of your entertainment adventures together. Now you two can look forward to filling the rest of the book together.
Chanel N°5 Perfume
One of the most classic fragrances of all time, Chanel N°5 perfume is a gorgeous-smelling, elegant gift that isn’t going out of style any time soon.
Help her learn from the best with real-life lessons from the world’s top creatives and industry leaders. Gift an all-access pass or a single class on MasterClass, and she can access exclusive lessons from instructors that include Anna Wintour, Annie Leibovitz, and Serena Williams.
You Complete Me Puzzle
Trade the traditional greeting card this Valentine’s Day for this creative puzzle version instead. She’ll get a kick out of assembling this wooden game, which you will have already written on and mixed up before placing back in the box. Whether you opt for sweeping declarations of your love or simply a short note reminding her she’s your one and only, she’s sure to enjoy piecing together this thoughtful heart-shaped gift. Each puzzle contains 10 pieces.
Artifact Uprising Color Series Photo Book
Fill this sentimental scrapbook with photos old and new, and she’ll instantly be in for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day gift. Each modern, soft-cover book is entirely customizable down to its color and contents, helping you to design a keepsake gift for her that’s truly one-of-a-kind.