28 Valentine’s Day gifts under $50 that your S.O. or BFF wants, but doesn’t want to pay for
Can you believe February is almost here? That can only mean one thing: Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Have you started thinking about what you’ll be getting your special someone?
Whether you’re coupled up, are spending Valentine’s day with your BFF, or are looking for something sweet to send your parents, there’s no need to drop a lot of cash. If anything, a simple gift that has been specially selected for your special person’s style and taste in mind are much more meaningful than spending a ton of money.
Yes, Valentine’s Day is mainly a Hallmark holiday, but what’s wrong with that? Being able to take some time to tell your loved ones how you really feel about them is special and sweet. It helps everyone feel appreciated and can be quite uplifting, no matter what your relationship status is.
Whether it’s a posy or a puppy, your Valentine will be thrilled to receive a token of your love for them. So if you’re on the hunt for the perfect present, look no further because we’ve got you covered.
Here are 28 Valentine’s Day gifts for under $50.
Turn up the heat on your romantic mood with this blend of essential oils. Use it in the bath for a little me-time or with a partner for a yummy back rub.
2Innisfree Sheet Mask 12-pack, $13.50
Encourage your Valentine to pamper themselves with this sheet mask set. They’ll be jazzed to take some time to care for their skin.
These delicate, sweet socks add the perfect touch to a V-Day ensemble.
4Lazy Oaf Knickers Set, $41.58
How precious are these kicky little undies?
The perfume lover in your life will swoon over this scent anthology.
6Esco Paper Co Galentine’s Day Cards, $10 for a set of 5
Let your BFF know that they’re your number one this Valentine’s Day with these sweet watercolor cards. You can even get them personalized!
7Kai Skylight Candle, $48
Everyone wants a fancy candle in their home, but no one ever wants to pay for it! The perfect gift.
If your Valentine is a cat lover, they’ll swoon over these sweet, retro figurines.
This high-quality pouch comes in a Valentine’s Day-appropriate shade of petal pink and can even be monogrammed to make it more special and personalized.
10Betsey Johnson Striped Hearts Umbrella, $14.99
Your beloved will never forget their umbrella again once they have this sweet one in their clutches.
Remind them that you love staying in and being cozy with them with this long blanket-like scarf that will keep them comfortable and warm no matter how cold it is outside.
12Anthropologie Sussex Mug, $16
If your person is a coffee lover, they’ll love adding a brand new mug to their collection. It helps that it’s so chic!
13Wood Backed Notepad, $28
How elegant is this notepad? It can be wall-mounted, has a brass bar to neatly tear off sheets, and is perfect for any notes your loved one might need to scribble down.
14ASOS Don’t Text Him Tee, $26
Does your bestie need a little reminder this Valentine’s Day? Let this funny tee do the talking for you.
15Robot Tea Infuser, $6.99
Tea obsessives can never have enough infusers, and this adorable little robot will add a touch of whimsy to any mug.
For the avid Star Wars fan, it doesn’t get more romantic than this famous exchange.
17BKR Air Kiss Water Bottle, $48
We are digging this sweet pink water bottle. It’s the perfect way to get your loved one to avoid plastic!
This gorgeous porcelain bowl is perfect for jewelry or tiny knick knacks and will look gorgeous on your Valentine’s vanity.
19Dining In by Alison Roman, $30
This absolutely gorgeous cookbook features a plethora of doable, delicious recipes that you and your loved one will enjoy feasting on for years to come.
20Heart Bottle Stopper, $4.95
Perfect for keeping your wine fresh and reminding your BFF of you ever time they see it.
If your Valentine is a beauty lover, they’ll adore these long-wearing, comfortable matte liquid lipsticks. Pick from sweet pinks or vampy wines that best suit their style.
22Moon Juice Sex Dust, $38
Get the party started with a little bit of sex dust to spice up your evening.
If your Valentine loves their cocktail hour, they’ll love this four-piece, elegant set. Martinis, anyone?
24Le Creuset Egg Cup, $9.99
Foodies love Le Creuset, though building up your own set can take time. Help them out with these sweet egg cups they’ll want to use every morning.
25French Market Bag, $18-$29 depending on size
If your Valentine loves the farmers’ market, snag them a classic French market bag — they’ll feel like they’ve been transported to Provence every weekend.
26Love Poems by Pablo Neruda, $6.70
Let them know how you feel with this collection of Pablo Neruda’s most romantic, beautiful poems.
27Target Wall Clock Marble and Brass, $14.24
This elegant wall clock looks much more expensive than it actually is, and it would be a lovely accent for your loved one’s home.
28Little White Lies Movie Memory Game, $10.97
This game is shockingly entertaining and will provide you both with hours of entertainment that will only bring you closer.
Which will you choose? No matter what you go with, you better believe your Valentine will be pleased as punch and tickled pink.