Valentine’s Day is Feb. 14. Here are 14 gift ideas to help you find the perfect treat for him or her. See the gallery below for images:
Take the guesswork out of fragrance shopping by gifting a subscription to Scentbird. Visit Scentbird.com to purchase a subscription (prices start at $44 for a three-month plan), then sit back as she goes to the website, chooses the scents she loves and receives a 30-day supply of her favorites each month.
Catch the 2015 performance of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on Feb. 14 at the Fox Theatre. Get one half-priced ticket with each full-price ticket purchased for the 2 p.m show, which also features a post-show Q&A with select dancers. Tickets range from $19.50-$50 (plus fees). Or take your sweetie to the 8 p.m. performance. Tickets for this show range from $25-$70. Purchase tickets at the theater box office or www.foxtheatre.org.
Send a message in a bottle to your loved one with healthy cold-pressed juices from Juice Press. Love at First Sight is a sweet way to get greens with a blend of green apple, kale, spinach and lemon. Love Me combines kale, spinach, green apple and lemon and has a higher greens-to-fruit ratio. Both flavors cost $10.99 each and are available at Juicepress.com.
Unlock hearts with the timeless gift of Swatch. The Unlock My Heart Swatch, $70, features a fuchsia pink heart-shaped lock with key in a pink case. For him, the Sir Red, $60, is both modern and retro. Get them both at the Swatch Store, Perimeter Mall, 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Atlanta. 770-512-8600 or Swatch.com.
Wine and cheese encounters are heartfelt with the heart-shaped, swivel-style Picnic Time cheese board at Kohl’s stores. It includes the cheese board, cheese knife, bottle stopper, and corkscrew, and the tools store inside. It costs $49.99.
Helen Ficalora was a pioneer of the alphabet-charm craze. Her timeless designs are made from yellow, pink and white gold with some featuring diamond accents. The new Valentine’s Day collection, priced from $55-$695, features styles including a Love Stamped Disk Charm and Baby Heart Studs with diamonds. Get them at HelenFicalora.com.
The newest fragrance from late designer Vince Camuto is all about love. Vince Camuto Amore features notes of orchids, freesia and lotus and is available at Macy’s, $78 for 3.4-ounce eau de parfum.
Enjoy Valentine’s Day at the Atlanta Botanical Garden with your sweetie or friends during an evening of music, dancing, desserts, cocktails and more for $32 per person plus fees (members pay $25). Dinner is not included with admission, but the Café at Linton’s will be offering a special prix fixe dinner menu at $55 per guest. For event tickets or additional information, visit AtlantaBotanicalGarden.org.
Share wine with him or her in stemless glasses from Susquehanna Glass Co. The set of four Je T’aime Stemless Wine Glasses is available now for $36 on Gilt.com.
The Tory Burch Heart-Embossed Multi-Gusset Zip Continental Wallet in deep red leather features multiple pockets and three compartments that fit all full-length bills without folding. It costs $235 at Tory Burch, Phipps Plaza, 3500 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. 404-816-3261.
The new Atlanta location of Jonathan Adler doesn’t open at Buckhead Atlanta until spring, but you can get a heart of brass online at JonathanAdler.com for $198. The Brass Love Box is a catchall for his or her items and over time develops a natural patina.
Skip the restaurant and have chef Nikki Bell, from Food Network’s “America’s Best Cook,” come to your home and prepare brunch or dinner. For $150 (plus fees), you get groceries, a four-course brunch or dinner, complimentary cocktails, brunch/dinner service, and cleanup of kitchen area and dishes. Limited time slots available beginning Thursday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. through Sunday, Feb. 15, at 9:30 p.m. Reserve a space now at nikkicancook.com/foryoumylove.
Go traditional with chocolate-covered strawberries from Godiva. Large strawberries are hand-dipped in Belgian milk or dark chocolate and come in a gold box. They cost $42 for six pieces at Godiva boutiques or online at Godiva.com.
Let Novica be your one-stop shop for Valentine’s Day gifts. The offerings include fashion, home decor, jewelry and other unique gift items including some pieces curated specifically for Valentine’s Day. The site functions as a global marketplace connecting artisans around the world with shoppers seeking handmade goods. The artisans get a fair wage, while buyers learn the history of the goods as they make a difference. Items range from traditional to trendy such as Waterfall cascading sterling silver earrings with peridot and sapphire by Bhavesh, an artisan from India. Available for $64.99 at Novica.com.