A burning question running through everyone’s head right now is about what gift to get their special one for Valentine’s Day. The innumerable options available out there don’t make it easy to zero in on good ideas, either. If you have landed here looking for help, we’ve got you covered with a list of gift options for men and women.
Versatile shoulder bag for all seasons:
Give a woman a handy shoulder bag and she will carry her world everywhere she goes. A roomy handbag with a compartment with a slick look is a gift for all seasons. Get your girlfriend this black LAVIE Textured Shoulder Bag for Valentine’s Day. A bag with a three spacious compartments, zipper pockets and zip closures, the textured pattern on its surface lends it a classy appeal that will never go out of fashion.
Sling it stylishly:
A stylish looking bag that can be carried for both work and social events is another good Valentine’s Day gift for her. The more pockets it has the better! This beige Pleated Zip Closure Shoulder Bag from Caprese is a bag your Significant Other (SO) will instantly fall in love with. Comprising two main compartments with multiple pockets and a flat strap, the bag’s pleated exterior gives it a trendy look.
Go the analogue way:
In a sea of fitness and digital watches, break the trend while buying a Valentine’s Day gift for him by dialling it back to analogue watches. There’s an enduring vintage charm to these watches with their ticking hands that make them accessories worth splurging on. Check the FOSSIL Analog Watch Metal Strap. Equipped with a solid dial, bold markers and stainless steel strap, this black watch looks sleek and exudes flair.
Fragrance is in the air:
If love is in the air, we’ll suggest you spritz some good perfume to add to the vibe. Get your man a popular fragrance and make him your Happy Valentine! Among the selections available out there, the Versace Man Eau Fraiche EDT Natural Spray (100ml), which was launched in 2006 by the House of Versace, is one you can’t go wrong with. A woody aquatic fragrance, it’s notes are a delightful blend of fruits spiced with herbs and musk, amber and sycamore among other ingredients. Now, here’s a gift that is a true indulgence.
Wallet your way to his heart:
A wallet is a practical Valentine’s Day gift idea for the special man in your life, but we’ll say that you can make that a tad bit more exclusive. Just gift him a wallet from a high-fashion brand like this black Textured Leather Wallet from Tommy Hilfiger. Crafted from genuine leather, the wallet is equipped thoughtfully with a coin pocket and multiple cardholders. If the textured look isn’t enough, the miniature logo sets the wallet apart.
A shirt for all seasons:
Casual shirts that can be worn for a range of occasions, whether formal or informal, rank high up in our list of best Valentine’s Day gifts for Him. That’s because in addition to adding to your man’s style quotient, a trendy, sharply tailored shirt can last long, making it a sustainable choice. Choose one like this PARX Printed Slim Fit Smart Casual Shirt. The black slim-fit shirt with tiny prints all over is tailored with a spread collar, long sleeves, buttoned cuffs, a pocket and a curved hem. Pair it with denims or khaki pants for a fun date night.
The mood is boho:
It’s true that a woman can’t have enough clothes in her wardrobe, so is there a better idea for a Valentine’s Day gift than to get your girlfriend a comfortable top that will pair well with pants or skirts? This white Global Desi Floral Embroidered Three-Quarter Sleeves top is honed by floral embroideries and a tie-up neckline style. Made from viscose fabric, the top exudes a summery vibe. Wear it along with a denim skirt or white slim-fit pants for casual coffee or brunch dates.
A strappy dress with a feminine silhouette is a gift very few women can resist. Make your girlfriend or wife happy by gifting her a flowy dress that looks flattering on her. This Ginger Women Floral Printed Spaghetti Strap Fit and Flare Dress, for instance, has Valentine’s Day written all over it. With its floral prints, spaghetti straps and shirred waist, the dress exudes beach-ready vibes. Pair it with delicate jewellery and sandals or sneakers to look like a cool cucumber.
Play it like a cool cat:
Amp up the style quotient of your special girl this Valentine’s Day by gifting her a short dress or a playsuit that exudes oodles of cool. We love this Ginger Women Textured Off-Shoulder Cut-Out Playsuit because it allows the wearer to flaunt her silhouette effortlessly. While the colour is a muted grey, the playsuit’s uniqueness stands out in its off-shoulder neckline, puffed sleeves and the cut-out waist. This playsuit paired with a sling bag and sneakers would be the ideal gear for a date at a music concert.
Say it with a lucky bracelet:
Are you planning to buy jewellery for your special one? Make it a unique Valentine’s Day gift by getting her jewellery that is high on luck and trending – we are talking about Evil Eye jewellery. A motif believed to protect its wearer, the evil eye or Nazar battu has become a rage thanks to social media. This Embellished Lobster Clasp Bracelet from ESTELE, plated in rose gold stands out for its evil eye symbol studded with stones. An accessory that will go well with both ethnic and western outfits, say ‘I Love You’ uniquely with this bracelet.
Channel the Disco vibe:
Fashion this year is all about going maximalist – much needed after the normcore fashion of the pandemic. The mood for parties this year is all about sequins and sparkly clothes like this Ginger Sequinned Sleeveless Playsuit from GINGER. Designed with a sequin embellished surface and a spaghetti neck, this knee-length playsuit is the right Valentine’s Day gift for the girl who loves the spotlight. Accessorise with large hoops and silver or black stilettos for that shiny disco vibe.
Make eyes the canvas:
Eye makeup trends this year forecast cool-toned eye-shadow colours like blush pinks and dull rose being ‘in.’ Get the special girl in your life an eye shadow palette with these shades for Valentine’s Day and sees her eyes light up. The iksu All Eyes on Me – Rosy Romance palette that comes in four shades of pink, gold, metallic brown and copper is the makeup formula needed to create sophisticated looks for day and night.