Valentine’s Day is on Monday, but if you haven’t started shopping yet, don’t panic. While most retailers’ drop-dead dates for a February 14 arrival have passed (or soon will), there are plenty of gifts you can give that won’t get stuck in the mail — namely the dozens of thoughtful and useful virtual gifts and e-gift cards we’ve rounded up. If you’re in need of something fast, those guides are a good place to start.
Of course, we believe the perfect present is always worth the wait. So for those of you set on finding the just-right way to celebrate your valentine(s) — regardless of when the gift arrives — we’ve rounded up tons of gift guides, below, to help you shorten your search. Whether you’re shopping for the boyfriend who lives in athleisurewear, the wife who decided to take up gardening, or the kid you want to make sure feels the love this holiday too, we’ve got plenty of ideas. And because Valentine’s Day means different things to different people — some go all out, some keep it simple — we’ve found gifts at every price point and level of luxury. As always, if you want to stay on top of our gift coverage, sign up for our newsletter so you won’t miss a thing.
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If you’re not sure what your valentine wants, but you know where they like to shop, give them a gift card to one of their favorite stores. We’ve rounded up 50 of the best printable gift cards in every category, including clothes, beauty, food, home décor, and travel. Read more here.
If you’re not sure where to start — but you have an idea of how much you want to spend — start with our guide to the best Valentine’s Day gifts under $50 for just about every type of valentine. This top-rated, reader-favorite weighted blanket won’t break the bank and will be much appreciated by any restless valentine. Read more here.