No, Valentine’s Day isn’t all about the gifts – but getting one you love wouldn’t hurt. Do your spouse a favor (and spare him from trying to read your mind!) by giving him a few ideas:
1. vday Cookies and Cream
Cookies and Cream
Three chocolate covered Oreos are dressed up for the holiday with festive pink heart candies. (Be safe and get a few packages. Nom nom nom.)
2. vday earrings
Vera Wang Pearl & Diamond Earrings
They don’t say diamonds are a girl’s best friend for nothing. The one thing that can make diamonds better? Pearls. These stud earrings will add a chic finish to any outfit and will definitely be any woman’s go-to.
3. vday lip
Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection
This year’s lip-loving duo offers a pop of pink for your pout with Estée Lauder’s best-selling Pure Color Lipstick and new Pure Color Gloss. Full-size Pure Color Lipstick in Rubellite and limited-edition Pure Color Sheer RollerGloss in Hot Pink are featured in a stylish two-toned textured pink clutch with a classic Estée Lauder golden touch.
Through The Estée Lauder Companies Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (www.bcacampaign.com), 20% of the sale will be donated to breast cancer research.
4. vday pitbull
A vibrant scent full of sexy notes including vanilla, musk and amber, layered with bright top notes of raspberries and apples, this is one scent she’ll love for both day and night. Dale!
$55 for gift set (spray, shower gel and lotion), Amazon
5. vday cupcakes
Who doesn’t love cupcakes? (Especially when they’re decorated as sweet as this!) Choose from “The Charm Dozen,” with 6 red velvet cupcakes with gold "love" heart charm fondants, 3 Chocolate Squared with gold "xo" heart charm fondants, and 3 Bubblegum Pink Vanilla with gold "xo" heart charm fondants, the “Valentine’s Day Dozen” with 3 Red Velvet cupcakes, 3 strawberry lava fudge cupcakes, 3 chocolate cupcakes, and 3 lava fudge cupcakes, or the “Hugs & Kisses Dozen” with 6 Valentine's Day "XO" chocolate cupcakes and 6 Valentine's Day "XO" vanilla cupcakes.
$29/dozen, Georgetown Cupcake Locations and nationwide at georgetowncupcake.com
6. vday cosabella
These adorable PJs are both super sophisticated and totally lounge-worthy. Made in super soft pima cotton and modal, you’ll never want to get dressed. (Sorry in advance.)
Bella Long Sleeve Top & Pants PJ Set, $139, Amazon.com
7. vday ring
Rose-Gold Love Ring
Get in on the trend with this delicate gold ring that adds just the right touch and will be your favorite for years to come.
$495, Rose-Gold Love Ring, SydneyEvan.com
8. vday body shop
The Body Shop Chocomania Gift Set
Indulge in the best way possible with this gift set! Packed with a shower cream, body scrub, body butter and soap, you’ll smell (and feel) irressistable.
9. vday watch
Luxury Heart Wrist Watch
Give (or get) the gift of luxury with this Tissot Lady Hearts Mother-of-Pearl watch. Finished with a red strap and a mother-of-pearl arabic dial diamonds, this pretty watch is a definite statement.
10. vday rollerball
Live Colorfully Perfume Rollerball
Perfect for your bag and last-minute touch-ups, this rollerball is a great gift for the girl who has every type of scent known to man on her vanity. With notes including sparkling mandarin, pink waterlily and Tahitian vanilla, the scent is delightful and bright.