Valentine’s day is all about connecting with our loved ones and letting them know how much we love and appreciate them. Planning for Valentine’s day can be fun and creative, whether it is a small vacation, dinner at a nice restaurant, or just a romantic day at home. Adding a pleasant surprise, such as a thoughtful gift, will make the celebration much more enjoyable.
Buying a gift for someone special
When it comes to buying gifts, there is no right or wrong choice. Give a gift that you believe your Valentine would enjoy or a gift that would surprise them. A gift does not have to be expensive or extravagant as long as it conveys how you feel about the person. A thoughtful gift makes all the difference. Buying a gift for your Valentine is difficult if you have not given it enough thought or if you have only recently begun to get to know them.
Some people may have everything they need or may practise minimalism, so do not expect gifts for every occasion. In such a case, finding the perfect gift that will bring a smile to their face may require more creativity on your part. If you are not creative, don’t worry; we have got you covered. We are going to share some cool ways to shop for a Valentine’s day gift.
Unique Valentine’s day gift ideas that aren’t roses
A Valentine’s day gift is not limited to chocolates and red roses; it can be anything that the person can use but may not have thought of. Find out about their interests or hobbies outside of work to better understand them and buy a meaningful gift. What would pique their interest? Ask how they would like to spend their weekends or about their willingness to try new things, and select a gift accordingly.
We have compiled a list of a few one-of-a-kind and personalized Valentine’s day gift ideas for her:
A subscription package is one of the best gifts you can give your valentine, which could be an educational course, a new skill development program, or a movie subscription plan. Purchase a subscription package for your valentine if they are interested in learning a new hobby or getting an online certificate. If you are not sure what their interest or hobby is, you can order a surprise mystery box that they may enjoy.
There are many different types of mystery box subscriptions available, each of which contains a variety of products. You can also try our Scentsational Box, which is an annual subscription plan that sends you an assortment of fragrances in the form of essential oils, incense sticks, natural perfumes, aroma candles, and many more. The products included in the box are 100% natural, handmade and eco-friendly so it is absolutely safe to use.
Some people prefer ‘Experience Gifts’ over tangible gifts because they provide them with a memorable experience. Some of the experience gifts include tickets to a sporting event, wine tasting, couple massages, adventure sports like skydiving, scuba diving or a hot air balloon ride etc.
All of these experience gifts require meticulous preparation. If you are short on time to plan something new, try having an intimate massage session just for the two of you, at your home. You can learn easy massage techniques online and try it at home with your Valentine.
To create the perfect environment for the massage session, follow these steps:
- Set the temperature of the room to be slightly warm, around 25 degree Celsius (not too cold or too hot)
- Light a pleasant aroma candle. You can browse our candle collection to find the one with the most enticing fragrance.
- Aromatherapy oils such as Svadhishthana chakra essential oil or rose essential oil can be used. Start by mixing a few drops of essential oil with a carrier oil like coconut or jojoba oil and massage it in..
This personalized massage experience in the comfort of your home will foster intimacy and love.
- The Magic of Aroma
Incense sticks are often overshadowed by candles, but they can be a special and distinctive valentine’s day gift. They are made from a unique blend of floral extracts and natural fragrances, which gives them a captivating scent. They have been used for hundreds of years across the world for healing rituals, sacred traditions, and to uplift the mind and soul.
Incense sticks are made up of a combination of unique scents that work well together to create a serene atmosphere. They also fill the room with aroma in minutes, making them quite convenient to use. The beautifully designed incense holders are usually made of brass, ceramic, and wooden material to complement your home décor.
Let her take a break from cleaning and doing chores this weekend. Hire a professional cleaning service to clean the house and surprise your partner. After a long day, coming home to a clean house and having leisure time could be a thoughtful Valentine's Day gift for her. Also, it is important to present this gift in the right way; prepare a meal at home if you know how to cook, set up a nice dinner, and add a personal touch with some flowers and aromatic candles.
If your partner drives a lot, consider gifting her a USB chargeable electronic diffuser. Having a diffuser that is portable and has multiple functionalities is a practical gift for your Valentine. The USB car diffuser is noiseless and can run for up to 2 hours depending on the time settings. The diffuser can easily fit in the cup holder compartment and it comes with a USB and car charger. A few drops of essential oil added to the diffuser is enough to fill the car with an enchanting fragrance. If your partner drives long distances everyday, this could help her calm and relax while driving.
If your Valentine is environmentally conscious and appreciates natural products, choose an all-natural, eco-friendly, and pet-safe gift item from our Valentine's Day collection. These gift packages have been hand-picked to ensure that they are both practical and inexpensive for everyone. You can take a look at some of our featured gift sets from our Valentine's Day Sale collection.
When buying a gift, the real challenge is figuring out how to express your love and appreciation rather than the gift itself. It's important to remember that it's the thought that counts, so include a personalized hand-written note expressing your feelings for your partner. Let us know what you are going to get for Valentine’s Day?