I love Valentine’s Day! A celebration of love is always a good idea. This year I have decided that I want to be unique and offer something personal and special for Valentine’s Day. It just so happens that finding unique Valentines day gifts is also often a lot cheaper as an added bonus! Scouring the internet for Valentine’s ideas and examples of unique gifts has taken me to some fantastic sites across the web. I’m always amazed at how talented and creative some people are. Their ideas have inspired me to try something different myself and hopefully they will for the same for you too. Here are the best unique Valentines Day gifts I have found. Enjoy!
Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts They’ll Never Forget
Struggling to find a Valentine’s Day gift for someone who seems to have everything? Don’t worry, our ultimate guide has got you covered. Discover innovative and unexpected gift ideas that will impress even the most difficult-to-please person. From unique experiences to cool keepsakes, this guide will help you find the perfect gift for your loved one.
If you’re looking for unique Valentine’s Day gifts, consider the following ideas. Remember, the most meaningful gifts are often those that reflect your partner’s personality and interests. A sentimental gift is sure to get you bonus points. Tailor the gift to what your partner loves and values for a truly unique and thoughtful Valentine’s Day present.
Just click the links to be taken to the original sites for full tutorials of how to make these unique valentine day gifts.
1. Fold Paper Fortune Cookies
Few things are cooler than fortune cookies and those cryptic messages they contain. When I saw this idea for a Valentine gift I knew it would work well for men, women and children of all ages. Using different colors of beautifully patterned paper, some thoughtful messages and some origami hand-fu, you’ll have paper fortune cookies made for the whole family! This is the perfect valentine’s day gift because you can customize the message to be funny and sweet for kids or sexy and fun for a romantic partner.
2. Photo Mason Jars
I love mason jars. They look vintage, have history and can make a really great gift when used the right way. These photo mason jars are a fun way to capture a special moment and display it in 3D on a bookshelf or window sill. With one mason jar, a bottle of oil and a sentimental photo, you’ll have a fantastic looking gift that is totally unique. See August & After for the full tutorial.
3. Crayon Hearts
Crayons are not just for kids to scrawl all over your house with. They can also be used to make a really sweet Valentine’s gift for your children, family members, or classmates. The crayon heart tutorial is not only cute it is functional! Plus, I love the message, “You color my world.” What could be more sweet? Definitely doing these with my daughter.
4. Love You With All My Heart Homemade Valentine Card
The best valentine’s day gifts are those that make you feel really loved. This homemade Valentines card makes is fancy and the fact that you made it yourself with help you score big! The detail, depth and use of textures is awesome and it’s a great way to combine a card and a gift into one. The gift is the love, time and effort that went into the making of the card – obviously! This one even includes a video tutorial.
5. A Romantic Matchbox Message
This Valentine’s Day, leave the ordinary behind and unveil the secrets of unforgettable gifts. Uniqueness often comes with an element of surprise. When the recipient receives a gift that is unexpected and out of the ordinary, it adds an element of delight and excitement to the occasion. Using a matchbox and a few little scrapbook items you can make this slide-out love box that gives your Valentine a poem, message or sign of your love for them. Awwww. Surprise your loved one with something they’ll cherish forever!
6. 52 Reasons Why I Like You
Finding a gift that truly reflects your understanding of your partner can be challenging. This diy gift is excels at the art of thoughtful gifting. Out of all the unique Valentine’s Day gift ideas, this one will show your partner just how well you know them. This gift is sure to make a lasting impression. You can print out 52 loving messages and glue them atop a deck of cards. Then hole punch the cards and bind them with a bow for extra Valentine cheer. Unique gifts are more memorable. The recipient is likely to remember and cherish a distinctive and uncommon gift, creating lasting memories associated with the occasion. I mean, this is obviously a next level gift!
7. Red Hot Homemade Lip Care
Here is another idea for a unique Valentine’s gift that is especially nice to give to your best friend, daughter or mother- homemade lip exfoliator with red hots! Or it could also be fun to give to your husband for a little romantic hint. This easy DIY beauty project taste great and pampers your lips. The flavor of the cinnamon Red Hots makes it unforgettable!
Unique gifts often require more thought and consideration than generic ones. They show that you’ve put effort into choosing something special and tailored to the recipient’s personality and interests.
8. Customized Jewelry
No, I am not talking about expensive jewelry. I am talking about cute, fun, customized, DIY jewelry. This adorable tutorial for a DIY Valentine’s Day gift for your bestie is so simple and looks fabulous. This bead craft is simple enough for kids and fun enough for teens and young adults. If you wanted to spend more you could use sterling silver beads for a more lasting gift. But to me, part of the charm is that old school feel.
9. Upcycled Etched Glass Vase
We all know flowers are a popular choice for best Valentines day gifts. Why not make them an extra special gift with this DIY etched glass vase? You can turn an empty jar into a love story with a French vintage feel with step by step instructions.
10. DIY Roll On Perfume
If you already have essential oils, this is a great way to use them. It is also a really fun, romantic gift. Creating a customized scent for an essential oil perfume involves blending various essential oils to achieve the desired fragrance. If you know your loved ones preferences, you can customize it with floral, citrus, or herbal notes. Try these essential oil perfume recipes.
Pin these gift ideas for later!
Want to make this Valentine’s Day unforgettable? Step outside the box of traditional gifts and surprise your partner with something truly quirky. Our list of 7 unique Valentine’s Day gifts includes everything from a custom-made puzzle with your favorite photo to a couples’ cooking class with a twist. Get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime!
A unique gift can have a deeper personal connection because it reflects the giver’s understanding of the recipient’s preferences, hobbies, and tastes. This connection enhances the emotional value of the gift. The point here is that Valentines Day isn’t about how much money you can spend or buying more “stuff” that you don’t really need. It’s about showing somebody you love them and care enough to do the little things. In summary, unique gifts go beyond the ordinary, adding a layer of thoughtfulness, personal connection, and surprise to the gift-giving experience. They create meaningful moments and contribute to a more memorable and appreciated gift exchange. I hope you enjoyed these affordable options for an excellent Valentine’s Day gift.
Happy Valentine’s Day! Personally, I think unique Valentines day gifts are the best, and only, way to show love on February 14th. What about you? What are you favorite unique Valentine’s Day gifts?