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noted before during the holidays, being a label whore when it comes to gifting isn’t a terrible idea. A $50 Chanel hand cream or $30 pair of Supreme boxers can feel so indulgent and over-the-top — in a great and glamorous way. To that end, we’ve rounded up 30 (relatively) inexpensive things from typically very expensive brands that would make wonderful Valentine’s Day gifts.
Rachel Comey Arc Earrings
earrings that look much more expensive than they are.
Yves Saint Laurent Heart and Arrow Rouge Volupte Shine Collector Oil-in-Stick Lipstick
Packaged and ready for Valentine’s Day.
Charvet Solid Silk Knit Tie
You might not be able to afford a custom Charvet shirt, but a skinny knit tie is much cheaper and always appreciated.
Gucci Pursuit Treck Slide Sandal
You could always opt for a pair of striped socks from Gucci, but these slides make more of a statement.
Moncler Quilted Down Puffer Scarf
While still on the pricey side, this pale pink puffer scarf is a fraction of the price of Moncler’s slick down parkas — and would be like wearing a mini-jacket on your neck, sort of.
Alexander McQueen Skull Money Clip
For the Alexander McQueen stan who wants to be subtle-but-not-so-subtle about his allegiance to the designer.
Everlast X MCM Mini Visetos Coated Canvas Glove Bag Charm
For the fashion-forward boxer in your life.
Fleur du Mal Satin Hipster
Prada La Femme Satin Body Lotion
It will look luxurious on any vanity table, and the smell of Prada’s vanilla and ylang-ylang lotion? Divine.
Tom Dixon Bump Set Of Two Short Glasses
From Tom Dixon’s Bump collection, to impress your valentine with your mixology skills.
MM6 Maison Margiela Transparent Clutch
This MM6 Maison Margiela clutch in a refreshing transparent blue is pretty sweet.
Versace Flower Logo Tag
A perfectly purple, perfectly frivolous bag tag from Versace for your valentine.
Cult Gaia Dome Bamboo Bag
Surprise her with this Cult Gaia bag that’s currently 50 percent off.
Etro Printed Foulard
The tiny prints of cars, hot air balloons, bicycles, and airplanes on this silk Etro scarf are just too cute to pass up.
Kenzo Logo Tag Beanie
We love how the bold stripes of this Kenzo beanie take us back to grade school.
Jacquemus Le Gadjo XS Leather Cross-Body Bag
For the Jacquemus fan who’d rather wear his wallet around his neck (or is really into tiny purses at the moment).
Y-3 Logo-Print Mini Wrist Pouch
For the hypebeast who dares to go smaller — and is already over fanny packs, gift this wrist pouch from Y-3.
Alessi Dental Floss Dispenser
A cute little guy to divvy out your floss, for the valentine you share a bathroom with.
Maison Margiela By the Fireplace Lidded Candle
Tom Ford Lip Color
What’s more classic (and non-bank-breaking) than some simple bright-red lipstick from Tom Ford?
Chanel La Creme Main
If not for the egg-shaped packaging alone, this buzzy new
rose-scented hand cream will be a delightful gift for any valentine who’s always complaining about her lizard skin.
Kiki De Montparnasse Silk Tie Briefs
How flirty are these satin side-ties?
Kiki De Montparnasse Silk Soft Bra
Complete the set with a matching bra.
Le Labo ‘Santal 33’ Shower Gel
JW Anderson Logo Embossed Leather Bag Charm
Cheeky in just the right way, with a hint of Memphis design.
La Perla Silk-Satin Pajama Shorts
Perfect for lounging around the house after a romantic night in.
Diptyque Eau Rose Soap
You can’t go wrong with a subtle, rose-scented, plant-based soap from Diptyque.
Rodin Lip Balm Ring
Linda Rodin’s face oils are
expensive. Less expensive? This incredibly cute lip balm ring from the cult-y makeup maven.
Jennifer Meyer Gemstone Thin Ring
A delicate emerald ring from beloved L.A.–based (and expensive) jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer.
Elsa Peretti Apple Bookmark
There’s likely no one who was ever unhappy to receive an Elsa Peretti gift from Tiffany & Co. This one will be a nice treat for avid readers.
Aesop Immediate Moisture Facial Hydrosol
little face spritz they can keep in their tote bag for when they need a pick-me-up (and they’ll think of you every time).
Supreme Hanes Boxer Briefs
Is it a little weird to buy underwear off eBay? Sure. But when it’s Valentine’s Day, you’re dating a
fuccboi, you’re on a budget, Supreme’s online store is closed, and you don’t have time to wait on line in person at the New York shop, what else are you gonna do? (Note: These are not actually used boxer-briefs; they’re brand-new.)
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