Valentine’s Day 2022 Gift Guide


What to give your significant other, bestie, or buy for yourself this Valentine’s Day.

Chocolates for Your Better Half 

La Maison Chocolates

La Maison du Chocolates is celebrating Paris with their Valentine’s chocolate collection including four new chocolates – spicy lemon ginger, praline pistachio, fruity mango guava and spicy dark chocolate ganache. Their Valentine’s Day collection includes  their Marvelously Paris Bouchee, $50; the Heart Collection Gift Box, $135 and the Marvelously Paris Gift Box, $60, all available at

See’s Candies

See’s Candies is offering a variety of options for the sweet tooth in your life, including Milk Peanut Butter Heart, with milk chocolate and peanut butter; Dark Chocolate Raspberry Heart with raspberry buttercream and dark chocolate; Milk Chocolate Bordeaux™ Heart with brown sugar soft center in See’s classic milk chocolate; Assorted Chocolates box full of See’s favorites and their Sweet Indulgence Heart, a giant heart filled with two pounds of See’s milk and dark chocolate. See’s also has bags of hot and sour heart candies and strawberry and dark chocolate truffle hearts,

Functional Chocolates

These chocolate bars taste great and are designed to work synergistically to help reduce cramps, stress, hot flashes and more, they have a sexy chocolate bar with champagne and berry flavors, $7.49 per bar, at

Dolfin Belgium Chocolate Mini Bars

Dolfin’s mini chocolate assorted box of chocolates from Belgium are small enough for a sweet bite and include 9 different flavors, we think a perfect gift for any chocolate lover, 16.50pounds (approximately $20 US),

Lovely Libations

Chloe Prosecco

Perfect for Valentine’s evening dinners, this rosé prosecco is made from grapes in prized vineyards in Italy’s Prosecco D.O.C., $13.99 from

Chandon Brut Classic and Rosé

Chandon Brut is a classic sparkling wine perfect for every celebration. With flavor profiles of apple, pear and citrus flavors it pairs well with shellfish, cheese and salads. Chandon also makes a delicious Rosé version, $17.97 at

Cupcake Vineyards

Cupcake Vineyards has a wide variety of bubbly and wines for any celebration. Their  Prosecco Rosé is a sparkling wine with flavors of citrus and notes of light berry and peach; their Prosecco has aromas of peach, honeydew and grapefruit,  and their Light Hearted Rosé has only 80 calories, $11 to $13 all at

Darnley’s Gin

Gin lovers will appreciate a bottle of Darnley’s London Dry Gin made with selected berries, seeds, peels and flowers with sharp citrus and mellow spice and a hint of sweetness, $34.99 at

Dough Wines

Dough wines has the perfect sparkling, chardonnay or pinot for your Valentine’s Day table, and they also have great wine sets for wine lovers, their Best of Napa Pack is a great gift with three bottles of red, $144 at

Ehlers Estate Valentine’s Day Bundle

For those who enjoy chocolate with wine, Ehlers Estate gift pack includes a bottle of Ehlers Estate 2017 Portrait  Red Blend and homemade Ehlers Wine Chocolate sauce, $120 at

Famiglia Pasqua Wines and Prosecco

This Italian winery produces a wide range of prosecco, whites and reds perfect for pairing with any Valentine’s Day dinner menu or for sipping by the fire, prices vary,

Pink House Alchemy’s “Gimme Some Sugar” Cocktail Kit

Pink House Alchemy is bringing a beautiful red cocktail to your significant other with their “Gimme Some Sugar” cocktail kit. Included is PH hibiscus rose syrup, dehydrated pineapple flowers, hibiscus lavender rimming sugar and a recipe card for the cocktail, $21 at

El Bandido Yankee Tequila

This criminally smooth tequila offers blue weber agave blanco, $39.99,  and reposado, $44.99,  and are great on their own or mixed into cocktails,

Cakebread Cellars Wines

Napa’s Cakebread Cellars offers a variety of whites, reds and rosés perfect for any Valentine’s Day dinner, we suggest the Vin De Porche Rosé for $28, but there pinot noir and chardonnay reserve are equally delicious, prices vary, at

Frankly Organic Vodka

Made without refined sugars, gluten, artificial colors or GMO’s, Frankly Organic Vodka is delicious mixed for cocktails, as a dirty martini, or on it’s own. Available in original, strawberry, apple, grapefruit and pomegranate flavors, $19.99 – $26.99 at

SipClean Wines

These non-alcoholic canned wine drinks is perfect for those still in a sober January mood, rosé in a four pack is $22 at

Bitter Housewife Bitters & Soda

The perfect drink to drink when you are not drinking, with zero sugar and zero alcohol, in orange, grapefruit, cardamom and aromatic flavors, $36 for four, at

Santa Margherita Wines

Santa Margherita makes five varietals perfect for Feb. 14, pinot grigio, chianti classic riserva, sparkling rosé, prosecco superior and rosé, all $24.99 at

Wilderton Botanicals

These zero proof spirits are perfect for non-alcoholic cocktails and are calorie and gluten free, $34.99 each, at

Zignam Tequila

This mescal reposado is made from 100% espadin agave and aged at least 8 moths in American white oak, $46.99 at

Tea Forte

Tea Forte’s new Wellbeing teas are the perfect way to relax, restore and revitalize the mind and body with the one you love. Organic green tea blends and herbal tisanes team to support a calm state of mind. Included are green and herbal teas, petite presentation box of 10 infusers, $22 at

Amor Perfecto Coffee

Originating in Colombia, Amor Perfecto Coffee is a great gift for any coffee lover, we love their Taste of Columbia trio with three coffees from three different Colombia coffee regions, $49 at

Heavenly Tea Leaves

Tea lovers will find a variety of great loose leaf teas from around the world at Heavenly Tea Leaves, we love their assorted tea sampler sets, in herbal, organic, black, wellness and other varieties, prices vary at

Numi Teas

Numi provides a wide variety of teas including immune boosting and cold herbal supplement blends as well as their fun tea sets including the wander with purpose global tea discovery kit and their world of tea collection, prices vary, at

For the Fitness Minded

Liquid IV

Hydrate this winter with Liquid. I.V’s Hydration Multiplier Immune Supprt Packs, which doubles your water intake and strengthens your immune system, perfect for the fitness buff in your life, $24.99 at

Daygold Restful Night Tincture

Daygold’s full spectrum hemp blends with CBD, CBG and CBN and botanical terpenes into a variety of tinctures for well-being. We love their Restful Night tincture providing a great night’s sleep, $99 at

Martha Stuart Limited Edition Gummies

Martha Stuart’s limited edition heart shaped box of wellness gummies is a perfect replacement to the traditional box of chocolates. It contains 72 gummies in 6 gourmet flavors, $69.99 at

Wyld Gummies

Wyld’s 20:1 CBD:THC gummies are made with real fruit, a Hybrid terpene blend and enhanced with CBD oil. Strawberry and raspberry flavors are perfect for relaxing with your sweetheart on Vday,

Mad Lilly CBD

Chill out with Mad Lilly all natural fruit juices infused with a low dose of cannabis blends including raspberry hibiscus, passion fruit mango and ginger pear flavors, at

Kiva CBD and THC products

Kiva houses a vast variety of CBD and THC edibles including chocolate bars, gummies and mints, all taste delicious and can suit any mood, prices vary at

 Make & Mary Hemp Products

Formulated with organic ethically grown botanicals that reduce inflammation, these hemp products promote calm and rejuvenation, we love their Wellness Trio Gift Set with a face and body serum, moisturizing wand and calm diffuser, $60 at

Unity Hemp Drinks

These all natural wellness beverages are infused with CBD and plant based nutrients, perfect for unwinding, get their flavor sampler with six bottles for $35.94 at

Good Good Cannabis Flower

Good Good Cannabis produces indoor-grown whole cannabis flower, pre-rolls and pre-roll packs, prices vary, at

 Cosmetics, Hair and Body Care for Your Beauty

 ADORAtherapy box

All ADORAtherapy products are great mood boosters using aromatherapy to awaken the senses, choose from a variety of portable essential oils, room boost scents, candles and gift sets, prices vary at

Algologie Skincare

Look your best this Valentine’s Day with Algologie skincare products. Concentrated in powerful marine active ingredients, their moisturizers, serums, creams and masks help prevent signs of aging. Using a Caniculata seaweed as a main ingredient, their products deeply moisturize skin and restore radiance, prices vary at

Elemeni Skin Products

Elemeni offers a variety of skin products to make sure you are radiant for Valentine’s Day activities, including creams, masks and serums. Their Elemeni Core Bundle includes cleansing milk, exfoliator and radiance face cream, $49.99 at

Hair Craft Co.

Hair Craft Co. has styling products for every man, their hair kit with sea salt spray, hair clay and gel pomade will always leave your hair perfect, $45 at

HommeFace Men’s Skincare

HommeFace provides easy simple and safe skincare products for men that refresh and revitalize, we love their Daily Skincare Trio set with a daily face wash, spray toner and moisturizer, all vegan and cruelty free, $45 at

Intoxicated Cosmetics

This venom based skincare features bee, snail and snake serums and moisturizers, try all three with their Serum Set, $200 at

Lasio Hair Products

Repair replenish and revitalize all types of hair with Lasio hair products. Their

Shampoos, conditioners, masks and serums are a great way to get hair date night ready, their travel kit, $28,  is also great for romantic weekends away,


Max Green Alchemy Products

Max Green Alchemy offers hair, shower, moisturizer, lip balm, cuticle and body products to get you date night ready, prices vary,

Onyx + Rose

Offering CBD infused skincare, tinctures, gummies and other products, Onyx + Rose has a great variety to choose a gift to uplift your partner, we love their Flavor Fever bundle with orange, sugar cookie and coconut CBD tinctures, $214.20 at

Romer Skincare

Romer’s dermatologist tested products provide skincare for all skin types, their Complete Regimen three step skin kit makes it easy to nourish and revitalize your skin with a cleanser, daily moisturizer and treatment mask, $90 at

Uve Makeup Brushes and Blenders

Uve makeup brushes and blenders contain antimicrobials which controls and destroys bacteria. A perfect present for the makeup addict on your list, we love the Glam Babe Bundle with five brushes and two blenders, $54.99 at

Waphyto Skincare

This Japanese line of skincare includes botanicals in their cleansers, moisturizers, creams, oils, shampoos and conditioners. We love their Skincare Kit I with toner and facial milk, $136 at

We Are Fluide Makeup

Offering colorful makeup for everyone, We Are Fluide has liners, crayons, shadows, lipsticks, glitter pots, nailpolish and gloss, prices vary at

Yuni Face Oil

Smooth, firm and brighten skin with Yuni’s Rejuvenating Facial Oil, $35 at

Natura Bisse Skincare

Based on natural free amino acid technology, this high end skincare line offers creams, serums and cleansing masks, prices vary,

Osmosis Beauty

Osmosis creates wellness, skincare and cosmetics products for every skin type with creams, moisturizers, serums, foundation, concealers, mascara, blush and a variety of vitamins, prices vary at

Something for the Fashionista


Scout’s pretty pink striped Rolling Stones jewelry case ($29) and limited edition Swig 20 ounce Tumbler ($34.95) and Swig Skinny Can Cooler ($29.95) are perfect editions for any traveller or gym enthusiast, and their Mini Package gift bag features an assortment of assorted candies ($20), all at

Vionics Relax Slippers

Vionic’s Relax Slippers are so comfortable you might not want to ever take them off. Featuring Vionic’s exclusive orthotic footbed, these soft comfy slippers come in a variety of colors including the perfect pink for your valentine, $64.95 at


Travel in fashion with Cincha’s travel belt, which secures purses and backpacks to every suitcase and let’s you keep your hands free for coffee, masking, and other important tasks, the Bubble Gum travel belt is perfect for Vday, $40 at Etsy.

Ayla & Co Diaper Bag

Moms will love this stylish vegan leather diaper bag which includes a silicone snack bag, stroller straps, changing pad, reusable wet bag, and washable inner liner, available in light brown, black, green, ivory and green, $199 at

Blingo Jewelry Case

Store all the bling you get on Valentine’s Day in Blingo’s jewelry cases, perfect for travel removing any tangles or messy chains, $34.99 and $44.39, in black and pink,

BLVCK Paris Fashion

Comfy and stylish, BLVCK Paris brings fashionable tees, hoodies, sweaters, slippers and accessories for both men and women, prices vary, we especially love their cozy ultra soft slippers, $85,

Georgie and Lou Pickleball Bag

Perfect for pickleball players as well as those who want a stylish lightweight bag with lots of pockets, we love their pink, red and white Parker bag with removable straps, pink tassle and lots of outside pockets to store keys and phones, $148 at

Ibkul Shirts

Stay stylish on the golf or tennis court or anywhere with Ibkuls colorful shirts. We love their cooling thermal material and UPF 50+ sunscreen protection, for women and men, prices vary, at

Oleada Bags

You will be stylish in any Oleada handbag, but the raspberry pebble leather Nano Marina Bucket bag is stunning for Valentine’s Day trysts, $245 at

Robert August Luxury Apparel

Robert August makes luxury apparel, footwear and accessories for men of all sizes, we love their essential tees for $49, available at .

Sapahn Bags

Gift your loved ones with backpacks, bags and wallets from Sapahn. We love their Sasha shoulder bag, available in a variety of colors including blush, perfect for

Valentine’s Day, $290 at

Seven Sisters Apparel and Accessories

Seven Sisters offers unique clothes, shoes, scarves and jewelry for men and women, we especially love their scarves, their wool and silk red and black poppy scarf is a good choice, $130 at

Superfit Hero Workout Gear

Be comfy in Superfit Hero workout gear offering larger sized ladies a wide range of tops, leggings and bras,  we love their blush superhold sports bra, $65,  prices vary, at

Turq Underwear

Give your guy comfort this Valentine’s Day with Turq ventilated underwear made with quick dry moisture wicking fabric and a seamless construction, $38 at

  1. Cashmere

This knitwear collection by w.awake features cashmere sourced from the Pamir Mountains. We adore their gala travel wrap in pink or red, which is super soft and an essential for any travel wardrobe, $198 at

HMÉTÉ Fashion

Stay stylish with HMÉTÉ dresses, blazers, blouses and skirts with timeless design perfect for Valentine’s Day dates, prices vary,

Nomatic Travel Gear

Travel in style with Nomatic backpacks, bags and accessories, a perfect gift for any travel lover, prices vary at

For the Techie

 Car and Driver Intellidash Pro and Wireless Charging Mount Kit

Car and Driver has a bevy of accessories making it easier to use tech on the go in your car. Their Intellidash Pro, $399.99, provides an integrated dashboard screen for smartphone/car integration featuring a touchscreen and their wireless charging mount kit will charge your smartphone without cords and keep it within sightline, $59.99, perfect for the techies on your gift list, both at Best Buy locations.

Kenu Phone Chargers and Holders

Kenu makes a variety of car wireless charges and holders as well as a hands free powerbank charger, prices vary,


Sidetrak Solo Monitor

Sidetrak’s solo 15” HD monitor is sleek and lightweight, perfect for those balancing a big workload, $289.99 at

VertaGear Pink Gaming Chair

This Pink Hero edition gaming chair is perfect for any gamer and supports Susan G. Komen breast cancer efforts, $299.99.

Build A Love Nest

Chantal Cookware

You have probably seen Chantal cookware on episodes of Friends, Seinfeld and the Golden Girls and in addition to being famous they offer great pans, pots, Dutch Ovens, roasters, tea kettles and other kitchenware for any cook. All making great additions to any kitchen and great Valentine’s Day gifts, prices vary and they always have specials and limited edition items, at

Cravings by Chrissy Tiegen Kitchenware

From frying pans to bakeware sets and dinnerware sets, Cravings by Chrissy Tiegen has a huge variety of kitchenware items for the chef in your family, we love their elegant serving bowls, a set of 2 for $42, prices vary at

Drill Doctor

Perfect for any home fixer upper, the Drill Doctor X2 drill sharpener sharpens drill bits, knives, tools and more. They throw in a free pocket knife sharpener too, $109.95 at

Fishers Finery Comfy Bed and Home

Fishers Finery offers pure mulberry silk pillowcases in every color, we love the pink one for Valentine’s Day, $37.99, and they also offer a variety of very comfy robes, wraps, pajamas, blankets and loungewear for men and women, prices vary at

Lumawarm Heated Nightlight Toilet Seat

Stay cozy with this Lumawarm heated toilet seat with the added bonus of a nightlight, $139.99 at

VelociTEA Tea Maker

Any tea lover on your list will love the velociTEA tea maker, which makes tea at the push of a button. It steeps tea leaves as it circulates and keeps it warm for 60 minutes, also great for heating water, $99 at

Viking Cookware

Viking makes a wide variety of pots and pans in stainless steel, titanium, blud carbon steel, non-stick and hard anodized lines, we love their contemporary 10- inch fry pan for cooking Valentine’s Day breakfast, lunch or dinner, $119.99 at

Dragon Glassware

Dragon Glassware makes a variety of glasses, mugs, beer steins, wine flutes and other glassware all made of strong glass and many sit on an angle, prices vary, available on

Cariloha Bath and Bed

Cariloha offers sustainable bamboo products including pillows, blankets, sheets, robes and towels, as well as activewear, sleepwear and socks, prices vary at

For the Foodie

Black Tap’s Red Velvet Cake Batter Shake

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Black Tap in Anaheim is offering a special Red Velvet Cake Batter Shake ($12) available for takeout all February.

MEATER’s Meat Thermometer

Cheese Brothers Love is Cheesy Gift Box

Give your sweetheart a taste of Wisconsin with Cheese Brothers assortments of cheese and handmade treats, their Love is Cheesy box includes Dill Havarti, Gouda and Honey Sriracha Gouda cheeses, jar of cherry lavender jam, caramels and crackers, $64.95 at

Curdbox Cheese Subscription Gift Box

Cheese lovers will adore getting a subscription to Curdbox, the unique cheese plate in a box experience, $49.95 per month at

Kodiak Oatmeal

Start your Valentine’s Day right with a breakfast featuring Kodiak whole-grain protein-packed options, including their portable flapjack unleashed cups to take pancakes on the go, $2.25 per cup; their chocolate chip crunchy granola bars to snack on, $5.50 per box and their carb conscious oatmeal, $5.50, all at

Igourmet’s Martha Stewart Charcuterie Gift Box

The Martha Stewart Charcuterie Gift Box is perfect for salami lovers, and includes

Handcrafted salamis, mustard, crostini and more, $129.99 at

La Padella Saute Oil

This oil is great for any sauté because it blends extra virgin olive oil, rice bran oil, avocado oil and grapeseed oil, $55 at

One Potato Meal Kits

Give your sweetie the gift of easy cooking with One Potato’s easy to cook meal kits. They provide straight to your door ingredient and recipe delivery, making it easy to make a great meal for indoor dining,

Osmo Salts

Perfect for any home or professional cook, Osmo salts will elevate any dish, we love their Osmo Salt Bundle 2.0 with black truffle, roasted garlic, applewood smooked, black and white salts, $89.99 at

Proudly Wisconsin Cheeses

Proudly Wisconsin Cheeses offers a huge variety of delicious cheeses for any palatte, available at

Rao’s Pastas and Sauces

Now you can enjoy Rao’s pasta and pasta sauces at home with their variety of delicious options, we love their Taste of Rao’s box including a variety of yummy sauces, pastas and vegetables, $100 at

Stella Falone Cutting Board

This beautiful cutting board is reversible and crafted with West African ebony wood, shipped in natural state with conditioning oil, $199 at

Skinny Pop

Skinny Pop is the perfect snack with no GMO’s,  gluten or preservatives, available in a variety of flavors, $4.98 at most grocery stores.

Ice Cream


Breyers new Taste of America flavors are perfect for a Valentine dinner dessert. Verry Berry Cobbler and Banana Split, $3.99 available at all grocery stores.


One of Klondike’s five new flavors will be a perfect match for your sweetie, choose from Coocoofor Caramel, Vanilla Caramel Classic, Cookies n Cream, REESE’s Peanut Butter and REESE’s chocolate, available in three different multi-flavor pack offerings, $7.49 at all grocery stores.


Go big with Magnum’s new Duets, the first ice cream to be dipped in two types of chocolates. Available in Almond Duet, Chocolate Duet and Cookie Duet, $4.99 at all grocery stores.

Talenti Gelato and Sorbetto

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Talenti’s Strawberry Margarita Pairings is pretty and delicious with strawberry sorbetto and lime sorbetto, $6.49 at all grocery stores.

Jeni’s Ice Cream

Jeni’s ice creams are the perfect end to a Valentine’s Day dinner,  flavors include gooey butter cake, White House chocolate chip and salted peanut butter with chocolate flecks, 5 pack of top sellers, $58 at

Nick’s Ice Cream

Nick’s ice creams have big taste but contain fewer calories than most ice creams and come in delicious flavors including Triple Chocolate, Peanut Butter Cup and Birthday Cake, $9.99 a pint,

Romantic Travel, Engagement and Wedding Packages

Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills Valentine’s Day Micro-wedding Package

To celebrate the month of love and romance, Sofitel LA is offering a limited-edition version of its helipad micro wedding package. From a breathtaking intimate wedding ceremony on Sofitel’s helipad with a 360° view of Los Angeles to a romantic night in the Presidential suite, the happy couple will enjoy red roses in-room, a special amenity with an exclusive cocktail creation paired with an aphrodisiac chocolate dipping sauce and  long-stemmed strawberries, and exclusive discounts at Kitson, Leclaireur and other stores through Sofitel’s online shopping app nJoy. Available from February 1st to March 15th, $1,999 at

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Shaena Engle is a food, lifestyle and travel writer for a variety of publications, including the Los Angeles Times, Pasadena magazine, AOL, The Daily Meal, The San Diego Union Tribune and PokerPro magazine. She has interviewed top chefs including Lidia Bastianich, Michael Chiarello, Hubert Keller, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Jose Andres, and many others. She has authored three books, The Cheap Bastard’s Guide to Las Vegas (Globe Pequot Press), The Best Places to Kiss in Southern California (Beginning Press, a romantic travel guide) and Silver Linings: Triumphs of The Chronically Ill and Physically Challenged (Prometheus Books).  She is also an amateur magician and often writes on gambling, poker and magical happenings.  She also is a freelance consultant on restaurant, food, travel and hospitality public relations and marketing efforts.
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