Unique Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Loved One

Today’s unique valentine’s day gift ideas have an artistic streak; design-led gifts that you can wear, carry and treasure.

tangled journey print

‘Life is a Journey’ is a print by Magnolia Moonlight, created of winding paths to recreate the wild ride, twists and turns of life. A limited edition design by Christina Flowers, it makes a great ‘alternative’ Valentine gift if your loved one doesn’t appreciate hearts and teddy bears. Each print uses archival inks on premium archival paper. Prints are $38 from the Magnolia Moonlight Website.

black red and white stripe wallet

colourful mens wallets

Rogue Empire are eco-friendly, upcyclers; for their accessories collection ‘The Napoleon’ they recycle neckties into stylish, unique wallets. With patterned exterior, and smooth leather interior; designs are embossed with the Rogue Empire logo and presented in a wax seal gift box – instant gift! Available in a variety of different designs, wallets are $58 each. Take a look at the Rogue Empire online shop to see the whole collection.

skull with headphones t-shirt

robot t-shirt

From Farofa Nation are these brilliant t-shirts, first is ‘Louder’ a Farofa Nation original that is perfect for design and music fans. Second is ‘Kidnation’ designed by Miami-based freelance Illustrator and Designer, Paco. Each design uses a super soft,  American Apparel t-shirt as the base for the clear, cool prints. Available from the Farofa Nation shop, t-shirts are $26. Find out more about Farofa Nation at their website.

you and me paper cut

couple initials paper cut artwork

An ideal Valentine gift, Studio Seed has a selection of beauitful papercuts that can be a long-lasting reminder of your loved one. Choose from the classic ‘You and Me’ papercut for £35; or the personalised initials papercut, priced at £40. I love the bold contrast of the red and white, combined with the simple, yet delicate papercut pattern. Take a look at the Studio Seed online shop to see more.

totally fabulous plaque

A treat for the glamorous Valentine is this ‘Totally Fabulous Trivet’ from Samantha Morris. Stylish and practical, the ceramic trivet is durable enough to be used as a coaster, teapot stand or cake stand. Alternatively hang it on a wall to add a touch of perfect pink sweetness to your room. Trivets are £40 and can be purchased from the Samantha Morris website.

marriage typographic print

what is love? typographic print

Our final pick today is from the fabulous Coulson Macleod. For the married couples is ‘Married Bliss’ and for the non-marrieds, but hopelessly in love you can choose ‘What is Love’. Simple and elegant, the Coulson Macleod Valentine collection offers artworks to treasure. Purchase from the Coulson Macleod website; prints are £25, or can be professionally framed for £89.