Love is in the air, Cupid is playing matchmaker, and flowers and candy are everywhere. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s the perfect opportunity to show those you love just how much you care. If you’re strapped for cash, however, or simply trying to budget, this can be a difficult holiday. We’re here to show you that you don’t need to spend a lot to say a lot. We’ve got some great Valentine’s Day gift ideas that won’t break the bank — all for under $50. From our hearts to yours, here are our top picks to WOW those you love!
1. Two of a Kind Glasses
Solve the age-old question, “Is this my glass?” with a pair of beautifully etched wine glasses that clearly mark what’s yours and mine. This charming set is the perfect gift for couples everywhere toasting to love. Find them at Bed Bath & Beyond.
2. A Rich, Fruity Wine
Delight your partner, or your BFF, with a bottle of wine that has Valentine’s written all over it. With flavors of mocha, blackberry, and chocolate, this bottle of Cupcake Red Velvet is the wine version of a Valentine’s candy gram.
3. Think Inside the Heart-Shaped Box
Indulge in milk chocolatey goodness with this heart-shaped version of a classic. Great alone or as a complement to any gift, Ferrero Rocher chocolate is a guaranteed favorite. Stop by your local Walgreens for your serving of Valentine’s sweets!
4. A Scent-sational Gift
Treat the man in your life to a new fragrance. This Vince Camuto gift set from Sam’s Club has a woodsy aroma that is unmistakingly Vince Camuto. The three piece set includes eau de toilette spray, after shave balm, and hair & body wash scented with bergamot and sparkling mandarin.
5. Two Hearts Entwine Pendant
With a value of over $100, this sterling silver diamond pendant is on sale at JCPenney. With glittering diamond accents and polished sterling silver, you can charm the lady in your life without breaking the bank. Use the promo code in the product description to get this eternal symbol of love for a fraction of the cost. Explore even more gift options at JCPenney’s Valentine’s Day Jewelry Sale from February 6 - 13.
6. Galentine’s Gift Box
Show your BFF’s how much they mean to you this Galentine’s Day (February 15) with a personalized gift box from Dollar Tree. Simply pick and choose the items you want for $1 each to create DIY gifts that are tailored for everyone on your friends list.
7. DIY Bouquet on a Budget
Surprise your sweetheart with this personalized DIY that’s handpicked with love. As mentioned in our What to Buy in February post, flowers increase in price this month, so instead of blowing your whole Valentine’s Day budget on roses, create a customized bouquet that won’t break the bank and will be as unique as the person receiving it with items from Dollar Tree.
8. At Home Spa
Nothing says I love you, like treating the one you love to a little self care. Help calm the mind and nourish the skin with this Rose Vanilla Aromatherapy gift set from Bath & Body Works.
9. A Mug Shot They’ll Love
Brighten up your loved ones beverage with a heart warming gift that is personalized just for them. Check out Walgreens to discover countless customizable gift options: mugs, coasters, magnets and more!
10. Easy Aromatherapy
Set the mood with earthy fragrances and all the benefits of aromatherapy in a convenient, compact size. These pre-fragranced reeds eliminate the possibility of messes and spills and can last up to six weeks. Available at Meijer.
With these ideas, you can say, “Be mine” without breaking the bank. For even more gift ideas, remember to check the Flipp app for all the weekly sales at stores near you.