The Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift for Every Personality

From ultra-romantic to pragmatic and practical, this roundup of ideas guarantees your gift will be a hit on February 14.


The Classics Fan


  Do you know someone whose style is rooted in timeless elegance, who prefers “forever” pieces? Explore these gifts for the person who loves heritage and tradition:

 

 

 

The Tiffany & Co. Victoria Diamond Vine Key is crafted in 18-karat rose gold and embellished with round brilliant, princess-cut and marquise diamonds totaling .66 carats; at Tiffany & Co. (please note: the 18-inch chain is sold separately).

 

 

 

Vacheron Constantins new Traditionelle Tourbillon features an exposed tourbillon at the 6 o’clock position on a mother of pearl dial in a 39mm case of 18-karat pink gold embellished with diamonds on the bezel; at Vacheron Constantin.

 

 

 

A new classic in handbags is named for a true style icon: Tory Burch’s Lee Radziwill Double Bag is sleek, stylish and roomy, able to hold a 13-inch tablet; at Tory Burch.

 

 

 

Few Valentine’s Day gifts are more classic than a box of chocolates; for 2021, See’s Candie’s has created the limited-edition Centennial Heart Tin, which celebrates the candymaker’s 100th anniversary and contains a luscious mix of milk and dark chocolates; at See’s Candies.

 

 

 

Exclusive to Piaget boutiques, the jeweler’s Open Bangle from its popular Possession collection is crafted of 18-karat rose gold and embellished with 182 brilliant-cut diamonds totaling 2.35 carats; at Piaget.

 

 

 

To celebrate the reopening of its iconic flagship boutique in Tokyo’s Ginza district, Mikimoto created a timeless pairing with this Ginza Special Edition White South Sea Cultured Pearl Set, featuring a 16.5-inch necklace of white South Sea cultured pearls with a clasp of 18-karat white gold and matching stud earrings; at Mikimoto.

 

 

 

The Lexi brushed plated gold multi-link earrings take their cue from Art Deco styling while combining versatility with a bold statement; at Reiss.

  


The Ultra-Romantic


A candlelit dinner, a heart-embossed card, and silk lingerie: If these are the ingredients beloved by your chosen Valentine, here’s a selection of presents sure to inspire a smile:

 

 

 

Bulgari’s latest high-jewelry collection includes this spectacular blend of diamonds, gemstones and handcraft, featuring seven rubies totaling 10.63 carats, nine pear-shaped diamonds totaling 4.55 carats, 15 marquise-cut diamonds totaling 3.57 carats, eight round diamonds totaling 3.23 carats, and 35 round and pavé-set diamonds totaling 9.73 carats, all set in 18-karat white gold; at Bulgari.

 

 

 

La Perla’s Layla slipdress in garnet features a plunging neckline and cutouts accented with floral lace; at La Perla.

 

 

 

Crafted of 14-karat rose-gold plate and heart-shaped cubic zirconia, Pandora’s Sparkling Elevated Heart Stud Earrings convey an undeniable sense of romance, while also perfect to wear with both a little black dress or jeans; at Pandora.

 

 

 

English poppies and tonka bean are among the notes in Jo Malone London’s Scarlet Poppy Cologne Intense, a romantic statement of scent in a rich red bottle; at Jo Malone.

 

 

 

Sandros “Love is Beautiful” sweatshirt is made of 100-percent cotton and features a rounded neckline, contrasting block motif and tone-on-tone ribbed-trim finish; at Sandro.

 

 

 

Kate Spade New York’s adorable 3D Mailbox bag is crafted of red Italian leather with a faille lining, zip-around closure, top handle and removable crossbody strap; at Kate Spade.

 

 

 

David Yurman’s Continuance Heart Necklace features the jeweler’s signature cable detail on the open-heart pendant crafted in 18-karat yellow gold and embellished with .97 carats of pavé diamonds; at David Yurman.

  


The Front-Row Fashionista


If you know someone whose Instagram is filled with their latest purchases and their love of it-bags is infinite, this grouping is sure to get their heart pounding:

 

 

 

The Story crossbody bag in red smooth calf leather features a contrasting orchid pink trim and brass-finished organic handle and can be hand-held via the top handle or worn with a removable leather strap; at Alexander McQueen.

 

 

 

Exclusive to Gucci boutiques, the Valentine’s Day Mini Shoulder Bag in the House’s iconic monogram canvas showcases a bold red 3D heart with a gold-embossed “Gucci” logo; at Gucci.

 

 

 

The latest in Valentino’s popular studded accessories is the Large Roman Stud The Shoulder Bag in Nappa with Chain, crafted in light-pink quilted leather and offset with bold brass-finish studs and hardware; at Valentino.

 

 

 

Louis Vuitton’s Placed Graphic Shirt for men features an all-over LV Cartoons motif and is tailored in a regular fit in soft cotton poplin with metallic buttons; at Louis Vuitton.

 

 

 

Moncler’s Seashell bag has become a must-have style from one of the world’s hottest labels; the quilted bag can be carried as a clutch or worn as a crossbody; at Moncler.

 

 

 

Harry Winston’s latest jewelry collection celebrates the House’s love of colored gemstones and intricate craft: Winston Kaleidoscope is a series of 32 one-of-a-kind pendant necklaces that blend vivid colors in minimalist settings that allow light to play with the beauty of stones. This pendant starts with a 2.27-carat round intense pink rubellite, surrounded by amethysts, aquamarines, rubellites, pink and yellow sapphires and white diamonds for a total of 35.22 carats, all set in platinum; at Harry Winston.

  


The Cocooner


This Valentine in your life loves all things warm and cozy, especially in a stylish home; here are five gifts that should fill him or her with glee:

  

 

 

Baccarat’s round Eye Vase in red creates a visual effect via exterior horizontal cuts and interior vertical cuts; at Baccarat.

 

 

Diptyque’s limited-edition Roses candle evokes the irresistible scent of rose petals in a new motif that will cast optical effects in its glow; at Diptyque.

 

 

 

Frette’s Jay closed-back slipper for men is crafted in classic suede, offset with a piping detail; at Frette.

 

 

 

At Williams Sonoma, Le Creuset’s new 3-1/2-quart Round Oven features a whimsical heart-shaped knob in stainless steel; at Williams Sonoma.

 

 

 

Monique Lhuillier‘s Blush Logo Hoodie and matching Jogger in 100-percent cotton.

 


The Adventurous Valentine


Always on-the-go, this gift recipient is going to appreciate that you got them something fun yet functional; here’s a selection of gift ideas they’ll use all the time:

 

 

 

Omega‘s 43 mm Worldtimer model includes a polished case in stainless steel which is integrated with the structured blue rubber strap via a solid polished link.

 

 

 

Miu Miu‘s Matelassé crossbody from featuring a removable tubular chain strap with hooks, Miu Miu logo lettering with gold finishing and External pocket with zip.

 

 

 

Designed to hold an iPhone 12 or 12 Pro, Rimowa’s latest case has been designed to match the brand’s signature Essential luggage, in a hard-shell case of polycarbonate in desert-rose pink; at Rimowa.

 

 

 

Perfect for chic traveling, Loro Piana’s L19 pouch in fuchsia ostrich leather is lined with nappa lambskin with gold zip fastening, ideal to hold cosmetics, jewelry or watches; at Loro Piana.

 

 

 

The Eva Large Logo Stripe Tote Bag by Michael Kors is ultra-roomy and seasonless, while it also can be monogrammed for a personal touch; at Michael Kors.

 

 

 

Dolce & Gabbana’s NS1 slip-on sneakers for men are designed to be worn with either a raised or folded back and are made of waterproof fabric, mesh and rubberized calfskin; at Dolce & Gabbana.

 

 

 

Ganni’s Festival Bag is made of 100-percent recycled tech fabric with an adjustable strap that can be worn either short on the shoulder or as a crossbody; at Ganni.

 

 

 

The latest Super-Star leather sneaker by Golden Goose features a PVC star in a pixel-effect camouflage pattern, orange heel table and Lurex laces; at Golden Goose.