Updated on February 3rd, 2017
Valentine’s Day is a wonderful reminder to say I Love You to those special people in our lives. Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember with some unique gift ideas for the whole family. Check out these great ideas for each other and the kids that you won’t find in the candy aisle of the grocery store.
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Gift Ideas for Each Other
Pick a couples gift and pick out the same, specific gift for each other letting each other pick the style. A his and hers watch would be a perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Armitron offers beautiful, affordable, watches for a variety of style preference. Browse their selection of formal, everyday, sporting, and travel watches to find the perfect gift for your sweetheart this year. Picture above is an Armintron Women’s Light Rose Sunray Dial Wristwatch and Men’s Silver Tone Day/Date Function Leather Strap Watch.
Jewelry is the perfect way to spoil your favorite lady (or yourself) this Valentine’s Day. Made By Mary produces the most gorgeous hand stamped jewelry that you can wear everyday as a reminder of those you love the most. Their goal is to create jewelry that is a reflection of your unique story. I think this stack of bracelets is the sweetest reminder of the little people and one handsome husband who I get to have with me forever, they are pieces I will cherish forever. Made By Mary has a gorgeous selection of bracelets and necklaces in different metals that can be customized just for you. The possibilities are endless and each piece a unique tribute. They are the perfect gift this Valentine’s Day. Check out their Instagram page: @madebymarywithlove for inspiration.
Create a special keepsake gift as a couple, or gift it to your significant other. MemberWhen is a one-of-a-kind gift where a professional crew of curators will chat with you over the phone and collect your stories, memories, prompt you with questions and help you create a gift that will be treasured for years and years to come. Once the phone chat is complete, MemberWhen sets to work editing, adding music and narration, and creating a professionally produced personalized podcast especially for your recipient. Use it to record your love story together, or surprise him with a walk down memory lane. Either way, it’s a gift to be cherished.
What guy wouldn’t love a high quality shave kit? Ditch the disposable razor heads and get an authentic shave with a Van Der Hagen traditional style razor and badger hair brush for lathering. Their Big Blue Shave Set also includes an apothecary shaving mug, hypoallergenic luxury shave soap, and a pack of 5 double edge, ice tempered stainless steel blades. You can turn the gift into a romantic date night and plan to shave him yourself, if he’ll let you. Van Der Hagen offers a full assortment of products to pamper him this Valentine’s Day, so whether you’re looking for a full set or just a new bar soap or razor, you’ll be set.
Great Valentine’s Day for Your Kids
My husband will attest that the way to my heart is through home decor. That’s why this Valentine’s Day, I’m swooning over Lorena Canals Rugs. Not only does Lorena Canals offer a wide variety of fun colors and patterns, but their rugs are machine washable! That’s right, Lorena Canals Rugs can be thrown in a conventional washing machine and cleaned without any hassle. I can’t tell you how much of a life saver this is with kids. Plus, how adorable is this fun Hippy Yellow playful zigzag design? The fun pattern and fringe adds the perfect touch to my son’s bedroom. Be sure to head on over to Lorena Canals and browse their new Tropical Vibes collection!
Nothing says I love you like time spent together. This Valentine’s Day spend time with your kids playing and learning with toys from Educational Insights. Educational Insights strives to spark a child’s natural curiosity through engaging games and kid-powered toys. These fun and innovative products help children learn through play and exploration. My kids can spend hours gathered around the table playing with Playfoam, it is not messy and it never dries out, so I love it too! I can’t help but smile as I watch them learn as they read and play with their Hot Dots interactive learning sets. Anything that keeps them engaged and learning is a good toy in my eyes. This Valentine’s Day I am going to play with my kids and Educational Insights!
Finding fun ways to spend Valentine’s Day together with your kids can be the best part of the holiday. Like, spend some time making a darling Owl Valentine Card Hold Craft together and then pass out homemade valentine’s between the family. Plan a music time with bell bracelets to amp up the fun and sing all your favorite songs about love together. Or, use these darling valentine stamper assortment to check off a countdown to the holidays together! Oriental Trading Co offers a huge assortment of educational supplies and crafts as well as perfect trinkets for parties and holidays!
I love finding “non-candy” gifts to give my kids for Valentine’s Day! Plus, gifting items that are both fun and useful are always a plus. That’s why I’m SO excited about The First Years adorable Mickey and Minnie Collection. If you have a Mickey and Minnie fan, then you’ve got to check out The First Years Mickey and Minnie 3-in-one Potty System. That’s right, not only does the 3-in-one system function as a standalone potty, but also transforms into a detachable toilet seat, and also a stool. How cool is that? A few of my other Micky and Minnie favorites includes The Fist Years Simply Spoutless Cups, Straw Cups with Handles, Mickey Shoot and Score, and their bath squirt toys. Talk about the perfect way to show your love to your little Mickey and Minnie lover!
It’s so much fun celebrating your baby’s first Valentine’s Day. Thankfully, Milestone Baby offers adorable photo cards to help you remember these important milestones in your baby’s life. Simply add Milestone Baby cards to your baby’s photos as the milestones occur and you’ll always be able to remember these important events in your baby’s life. Some of the Milestone Baby cards include events such as sleeping through the night for the first time, saying mama for the first time, etc. Such a fun and unique way to celebrate the love you have for your baby. Be sure to visit Milestone Baby and browse baby, toddler, and twins photo cards. Plus, download this FREE Miestone Valentine’s Day Card.
My daughter absolutely loves any activity that allows her to expel her energy. That’s why she’s completely in love with Yvolution‘s Y Glider Deluxe Scooter this Valentine’s Day. Available in green, pink (my personal favorite), purple, and blue, the Y Glider Deluxe Scooter is perfect for little ones ages 3+. Designed with unique steering mechanisms to help kids learn how to correctly steer, this scooter is perfect for both indoor and outdoor use. Helping your child develop balance, coordination, and motor skills, Yvolution’s Y Glider Deluxe Scooter is the only way to go! Be sure to visit Yvolution and browse their wide selection of scooters, balance bikes, and more!
Make Valentine’s Day more personal with chalk markers from Chalkola. These premium wet wipe markers can be used on any non-porous surface like windows, chalkboards, whiteboard mirrors or more. So, for this Valentine’s Day, leave your loved one a personalized message showing them how much you care. Write on the mirror so they see it in the morning. Decorate the windows of their car to get them to smile and so they are reminded all day as they drive around. Use Chalkola to write a message to your class on the chalk or whiteboard at school. Wherever your imagination takes you this Valentine’s Day, express your feelings by using Chalkola chalk markers. To make Valentine’s sweeter, Chalkola is offering our readers a 15% discount by using code 15OFFSTR when you buy Chalkola markers.
Do you exchange gifts for Valentine’s Day as a family?