With Valentine's Day
a week away, the pressure to find the perfect romantic gift can get intense. Here are a few creative ways to please the special someone in your life.
Nothing works for the traditional romantic like a little jewelry. These Paolo Costagli Pink Sapphire Ombre earrings
($3,250) are a luxurious take on the current sartorial obsession with ombre. Who doesn't love a little sparkle on Valentine's Day?
The World Traveler:
If your gal is always on the go, chances are that her luggage has taken quite a beating. Not only does this GUESS carry-on
($229) make a great gift, but the bold red color will pop on any airport baggage claim turnstile, not just on Valentine's Day.
The Do Gooder:
Any girl loves new shoes. A new pair of TOMS classic canvas slip-ons
($44) will make the fundraiser in your life happy knowing for each pair purchased, TOMS donates a pair of shoes to a child in need. It's like two gifts in one. Pick a pair in a bold red to celebrate your love.
Does she like to stay in for a cozy dinner for two rather than go out on Valentine's Day? Help her whip up something romantic and tasty with Table for Two: French Recipes for Romantic Dining
, ($12.98) a cookbook that is filled with recipes just for special occasions.
Men who cook are a rare find, so if you have one don't let him get away. Instead, keep him busy in the kitchen with the humorously titled cookbook Will Cook For Sex: A Guy's Guide to Cooking
($19.89). The recipes are sure to satisfy both of you.
The Tool Guy
Your handyman has plenty of tools, but he can never seem to find the one he needs. Keep Mr. Fix-it organized and his tools all in one convenient case in this Valentine's Day-colored 39-piece tool set by Apollo Tools
Does your guy love a good shave? Indulge him with the Art of Shaving ProGlide Power Shave Set
($150) and no more feeling the burn when it comes to getting close and cuddly with your guy.
Keep him warm and cozy when he heads out for his next adventure. This comfortable Patagonia flannel shirt
($85) is sure to get plenty of wear and tear, whether it is around the campfire or taking a romantic stroll through the woods.