2018 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide (Top picks for him & her!)

Happy (early) Valentine’s Day love bugs! Thank you so much for showing our holiday gift guides lots of love! We’re always happy to help when it comes to thoughtful gifting. We know you probably already have the dinner reservations covered, but we thought we’d offer some helpful hints as to what your valentine really wants this February! It’s time to ditch the chocolate and flowers and give your babe something they’ll cherish forever. We gathered our top five favorite gifts for him and her this Valentine’s Day season. Don’t forget to suggest some ideas of your own in the comments below!


Top 5 Gifts For Her:

1. EsselleSF’s Ring Box ($65.00)

These beautifully hand-crafted velvet & metal ring boxes are the perfect keepsake ring boxes for an engagement/wedding ring! These boxes work great for storage, photography, and travel purposes. From the wedding day to the honeymoon, these modern ring boxes are designed to make taking off a beloved engagement ring a little easier.


2. Salt & Pepper Co. box (prices may vary)

Salt & Pepper Co. is a full-service gifting company based in Los Angeles, California. They love how gifts connect people, form memories, and transform relationships. Each of their gift giftboxes are handmade and are tailored to fit a specific style and budget. When it comes to designing a gift for your girlfriend, fiance, or wife, the possibilities are endless! Salt and Pepper Co. are here to help you every step of the way. 


3. Slip’s Silk Pillowcases - ($79.00+)

The perfect gift for the girl who is a beauty guru! Slip silk is natural, hypoallergenic, and dust mite-resistant. It allows skin to breathe and doesn’t contain toxic dyes. Silk pillowcases are highly recommended by dermatologists, plastic surgeons, hairdressers, and beauty experts.


4. Bouquet Bar (prices may vary)

Bouquet Bar is an innovative gifting company. They focus on bringing excellency to floral design, while combining a variety of delightful treats and creating the perfect luxury gift at the click of a button. The process is simple! First, select a box. Then, select the perfect gifts for your special valentine! Bouquet Bar takes care of the rest. Simple!


5. Luxury Camping - “Glamping” (prices may vary)

We know the word “glamping” either excites people or scares them away, but luxury camping is a relaxing and romantic way for couples to bond. It’s perfect for the couples who love nature, hiking, biking, and even for the couples who love to lounge around. Located in the Bay Area? Check out AutoCamp, an Esselle fav!

Top 5 Gifts For Him:

1. Dollar Shave Club (packages vary - $55.00 for three months)

Purchasing and replacing razor blades can be expensive, but Dollar Shave Club (DSC) is here to help! DSC is a monthly razor blade subscription service that delivers razor blades and other grooming products right to your door for one low cost. They offer three membership plans, which can be upgraded or downgraded at any time. This gift is great for the bearded man in your life!

2. Indoor Rock Climbing (check for Valentine’s Day packages across locations!)

Tired of the same ol' candlelight dinner routine? Let your adventurous side take over this Valentine’s Day! Indoor rock climbing not only requires the buddy-system, but relies on communication, trust, and encouragement throughout the process. Here’s one of our favorite indoor locations in the bay area!


3. Bellroy’s Hide and Seek Wallets ($89.95+)

Bellroy’s Hide and Seek wallet is great for men who want more out of their wallet, while remaining true to existing aesthetics. It holds all you can need while helping you separate items that you use more often from those that are important, but are needed less. Bellroy also uses premium, environmentally certified leather. If your man can’t seem to ever get cash out of his wallet without misplacing a card or two, this will truly be the best Valentine’s Day gift yet.


4. MVMT Watches ($95.00+)

MVMT is the first watch company built on a direct-to-consumer model, which means they can offer the same quality watches for a fraction of the price of their competitors. They also offer free shipping worldwide, as well as free returns. The sleek design is sure to go with any outfit and MVMT offers an interchangeable strap feature that gives you the ability to switch bands in seconds. It’s like having two watches, but for less than the price of than one!


5. Google Home Mini - ($49.00)

Does your man need a little more organization in his life? Get him the best gift of all, his own personal assistant! Google Home can help your valentine with almost anything: booking flights, making restaurant reservations, learning a new language. The possibilities are endless!


Have some gift ideas of your own? Any special Valentine’s Day plans? Leave a comment below!

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  • Elle Dahlman

    I’d also like to suggest Celebrating Our Love by Elle Dahlman, a book for couples that contains 50 fun bonding activities to strengthen marital and romantic relationships. Available at Amazon (http://amzn.to/2nFbcox), try it for Valentines Day or anytime of the year to bring you and your spouse closer together.

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