Valentine’s Day Gift Guide | For Him

valenbloghimAnd I’m back with a Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him! I hope you enjoyed yesterday’s guide, and if you did, here’s a good list for those who need a little help for the opposite gender.

  1. Handmade 15-Inch Leather Messenger Bag, $109 – A sophisticated, vintage-looking messenger bag for the leather lover
  2. Native Union CLIC Wood iPhone 6 Case, $40 – A wooden inlay brings a natural element to this handcrafted Native Union iPhone case
  3. Kryptonite KryptoLok, $38.99 – A high security lock for the bike lover
  4. Converse Jack Purcell Split Tongue Jack Sneakers, $90 – These sneakers get an upgrade with a nubuck upper and smooth leather trim
  5. Baxter of California Pocket Comb, $16 – A pocket-sized comb handcrafted of polished, tortoiseshell-print acetate
  6. Tea Tree Beard Oil, $25 – An oil blend for those who prefer crisp and clean scents that uses peppermint and vanilla oils to help tame the power of the tea tree
  7. Jawbone UP, $48 – A sleep and activity tracker to help gauge your movements for a healthier lifestyle
  8. H&M Hooded Jacket, $29.95 – A hooded sweatshirt jacket with contrasting yoke, quite stylish
  9. Reclaimed Circut Board Money Clip, $18 – Upcylced and repurposed for the geeky, eco-concious man in your life
  10. Highland Green Ribbed Socks, $12.50 – Who doesn’t need a nice pair of socks?
  11. Michael Kors ‘Gage’ Chronograph Leather Strap Watch, $225 – An investment piece with a classic look
  12. Philosykos Eau de Parfum, $140 – A luxurious woody scent with fig leaves and white cedar
  13. Malin + Goetz Essentials Travel Kit, $30 – A colour-coded set of miniature bottles with two products each for his face, body and hair
  14. Bamboo Charcoal Facial Soap, $10 – Activated Bamboo Charcoal draws out impurities and toxins which is perfect for oily/congested skin while also being very gentle

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide | For Her


Valentine’s Day is coming up fast and if you’re struggling to find your love (or yourself, or even your BFFs! Galentine’s Day is a thing, you know.) I’ve got a list of great buys with a price point for everyone. A Valentine’s Day gift guide for him is coming up tomorrow – so be sure to check back!

  1. Stella by Stella McCartney Eau de Parfum Travel Spray, $22 – A fragrance based on the contrast between the fresh, soft rose and the dark, sensual amber
  2. Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Bath Jewels, $93 – An indulgent gift for the bath lover
  3. The Kiss Lip Scrub by Lush Cosmetics, $9.95 – A perfect way to prep lips for an extended smooch session
  4. Hourglass Opague Rouge Liquid Lipstick Mini in Canvas, $10 – A luxurious mini liquid lipstick, great for hiding in a clutch
  5. Art of Instruction Botanical Journals, $12.95 – Lovely vintage looking journals to keep handy for list making
  6. The New York Times: 36 Hours 125 Weekends in Europe, $39.99 – Dream weekends with practical itineraries for someone with a case of wanderlust
  7.  KeepCup 12-Ounce Brew Glass Reusable Coffee Cup, $24 – Perfectly sized cup for an on the go coffee or tea (usually tea for me)
  8. Hario Chaor 4-Cup Tea Maker, $59.95 – A high-tech Japenese tea maker that brews both loose leaf and tea bags for the ultimate tea lover
  9. Moon & Lola I Woke Up Like This Coffee Mug, $28 – A perfect gift for that flawless person (or Beyonce fanatic) in your life
  10. Wildflowers Boxes from West Elm, $79 – A home for all those pretty baubles she wears
  11. Foiled Heart Sweatshirt, $49.95 – Who doesn’t want to be comfy and cute?
  12. Half Circle Studs by tiro tiro, $75 – Modern and minimal, so pretty
  13. Prince Charming Shower Gel by Lush Cosmetics, $9.95 – 29.95 – An intoxicating fruity perfume, skin-softening oils and a gentle touch
  14. Cashmere Matte Essie Nail Polish in Coat Couture (found in most drugstores), $8.50  – A deep purple shimmer over compelling greige tops off any look with an air of mystery