Slideshow

Language of Love: 13 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

The gifts you give this Valentine’s Day can speak volumes.

of
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Simply beaded — New from the designer who isn’t shy about furnishing in feelings. Beaded linen pillow ($198), from Jonathan Adler, 1439 W. Lake St., Mpls., 612-353-5311, jonathanadler.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Spicy — Avoid the chocolate clichés with an exotic flavor. Dark chocolate with chili ($6.50), by Chocolat Stella, from Max’s, 3826 Grand Way, St. Louis Park, 952-922-8364, stylebymax.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    In bed — It never hurts to be reminded. “P.S. I love you” pillowcase ($25 for one, $45 for two), by Faceplant Dreams, from Guild, 4414 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-378-1815, guildcollective.wordpress.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Wanderlust — We adore the clever juxtaposition of the local map in a heart—and the price. Twin Cities woodblock print ($45), by Kevin Lucius, from Paper Hat, 2309 W. 50th St., Mpls., 612-886-3892, paperhatco.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Keepsake — With its delicate vintage styling, this piece is an heirloom in the making. Locket in oxidized sterling silver, 22-karat gold, rubellite, and diamonds ($6,120), by Arman, also from Max’s stylebymax.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Framed — Just the right size for a desk or nightstand. Three-by-four inch glass frame ($35), from Grand Frames on Excelsior, 4617 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-303-3411, grandframes.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Keep it clean — The key around the bottle is a perfect touch. In Love classic petal bubble bath ($34), by Lollia, from Ampersand, Galleria, 952-920-2118, ampersandshops.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Love you a latte — It takes a pair to complete the thought. His-and-her mugs ($21), by Rob Ryan, from Mio Modern, also at Guild guildcollective.wordpress.com
  • Lay it on the table — Love is the same in any language. Lack side table ($14.99), special edition design by Annika Bryngelson, from IKEA, 8000 IKEA Way, Bloomington, 952-858-8088, ikea.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Better than roses — It doesn’t get more precious than this locally made ensemble, available in infant and toddler sizes. Bed of roses top and skirt ($59.95 each), from Oh Baby!, Galleria, 952-928-9119, ohbabystyle.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Tea for two — You’ll want to repurpose this darling can after the tea bags are gone. Big Hug tea ($14.95), by The Republic of Tea, from Paper Source, 3048 Hennepin Ave. S., Mpls., 612-377-0700, paper-source.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Scented — These sassy compact fragrances are handmade in Minneapolis. Solid perfumes and colognes ($12–$14 each), by Aromi, also from Paper Hat paperhatco.com
  • Photo by Becca Sabot
    Enough said — Perfect for a bedroom, hallway, or anywhere you want to feel the love. Framed print ($60), by Sugarboo Designs, also from Grand Frames on Excelsior grandframes.com

Comments