So it’s the most romantic holiday of the year and a chance to show your significant other how much you care. It can be in the form of a card, a homemade cake or maybe a gift that you know they will love. So if you are wondering what to get that special someone, here are some fun items we thought would be perfect! Here is our Valentine’s Day Gift Guide
Stila Love at First Blush Palette
Let your cheeks do the talking this whimsical, multi-color blush embossed with endearing hearts in three ultra-wearable shades of pink. The micro-fine powder has a velvety, luxurious finish with subtle pearl shimmer for a natural looking blush.
Price: $14, available in February at www.stilacosmetics.com
Pretty in Pink with CHI
The CHI Limited Edition Mist Iron features faux water droplets on its outer skin for a textured, nonslip feel. Be sure to prep the hair with the included CHI 44 Iron Guard, which guarantees thermal protection while sliding the ceramic plates over your locks. Bend, flip, curl and straighten to your heart’s content! Finish your look with the included CHI Helmet Head Finishing Spray, extra firm hold designed to keep your style in place all day and night. The travel sizes are perfect for carrying when you’re on the go.
Also featured on the CHI Mist Hairstyling Iron, quick flash LED heating and 9 foot swivel cord for styling ease consumers have come to love and expect from the innovators at CHI. Get yours today!
Available at fine salons and wherever CHI is sold.
Mi Amore by XOXO
This sweet scent housed in a heart-shaped bottle is the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day. This sweet and feminine fragrance contains notes of sugar crystals, pink raspberry, juicy plum and fresh vanilla.
Price : $48.50, Available at Perfumania and www.Perfumania.com in February 2012
JWOWW by Jenni Farley from the Jersey Shore
For the girl who loves her Jersey Shore Thursdays and her GTL man, here is a fun and fruity fragrance she’ll love. This gift set comes with a matching body shimmer lotion that is perfect to layer the scent and shine like a star. Prepare to be Woww’ed!
La Mer Collections
Coral Gold Tokyo Crystal Chain Wrap, $175
Fuschia Washed Leather Gold Laptop Case, $128
More colors and styles available at www.lamercollections.com
Let these jewels add glamour to your look this Valentine’s Day
Love Stack Bangles, $77.50
Moon and Star Locket Ring, $55
Lots of Love Limited edition set from LUSH
This Valentine’s Day, give your beloved a gorgeous cherry-blossomed covered hatbox of love! Nestled inside are seven sensual treats for the bath and shower; everything you need for a romantic night in! They can relax in a tub full of lavender bubbles and rose fizz, while they soap up with sexy jasmine suds and our incredibly softening body conditioner. They’ll step out, only to cover themselves in chocolate and honey (courtesy of the Soft Coeur massage bar and your hands) and a spritz of 1000 Kisses Deep perfume. MSRP $49.95
Laura Mercier Lip & Nail Collection
Laura has created a limited-edition fun, flirty colour statement that pair chic new shades for lips and nails.Featuring lip-comforting Gel Lip Colour with a soft, sheer payoff and high-shine Nail Lacquer with a bold finish, this bright, new collection is perfect for Valentine’s Day. This is also Laura’s first nail collection in years- so we’re thrilled about it!
Availability: Starting February 2012 at lauramercier.com, Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Goodman, Henri Bendel, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue, and select Belk, Blue Mercury, Lord & Taylor, and Macys
Passionate Kiss red lip clutch
Luxury handcrafted clutch in the shape of lips are hand crafted with Swarovski crystals and can be ordered in either red or pink. A celebrity fav. MSRP $110.00
Thymes Kimono Rose Bubble Bath ($21)
Pour into warm running water for a tubful of sparkling, silken bubbles, moisture-rich and beautifully layered with the effervescent scent of Kimono Rose. Generously enriched with humectant glycerin and extracts of calming rose, peony flower and balancing magnolia bark.
L’Occitane En Provence Limited Edition Cherry Princess
Once upon a time, there was a princess with a beautiful porcelain complexion. She would blush in response to any compliment, her cheeks taking on the color of ripe, mouth-watering cherries. As the seasons changed, she loved to contemplate the cherry trees, their white blossoms giving way to shiny, juicy fruits.
The Cherry Princess Eau de Toilette is a floral and fruity fragrance that blends delicious cherry notes with a bouquet of delicate flowers. 1.7 fl oz. $40.00
LaVanila Vanilla Passionfruit Perfume
A ripe and deeply flirtatious fragrance with magnetic attraction. As Lavanila evolves as a fragrance house, so does their continued quest for innovation and individuality. Introducing The Healthy Fragrance in Vanilla Passion Fruit infused with natural aphrodisiacs. This limited edition fragrance is a crisp, tropical explosion of Passion Fruit, Guava and Peach Nectar steeped in warm base of Sandalwood and Madagascar vanilla. Created by master natural perfumers and backed by research, this love-attracting scent is uniquely infused with a romantic blend of powerful aphrodisiacs prized for their seductive properties.
Halle Berry Reveal the Passion Perfume
“I wanted to create a scent that helped empower women to reveal their passionate sides,” says Halle Berry. “Nothing makes a woman sexier or more beautiful than the confidence that comes from within.”
Eau de Parfum 0.5 oz/15 ml – $17
Eau de Parfum 1.0 oz./30 ml – $28
Available and mass perfumery and retailers
Playboy Play it Rock Perfume
Within every girl there’s a sassy Playboy persona waiting to emerge. Spray on the alluring floriental gourmand scent of Play It Rock to reveal the edgy, cool, oh so rock ‘n’ roll you. It’s time to get glammed up and go seduce your man. It’s all about the glint in your eye, the lick of your lips and the swing of your leather-clad hips… before you go in for the kiss. You’re in control – just press to play!
Urban Decay Sparkling Lickable Body Powder
Like kryptonite to Superman, our Sparkling Lickable Body Powders render men powerless. Redesigned with your vanity in mind, our new, petite boxes swank-up any countertop or boudoir. Take your ensemble and your evening from sexy to scintillating, as a mere dust of this decadent beauty treat will make you the main course. Our new, petite Sparkling Lickable Body Powders feature sleek, more sophisticated, tassel-topped boxes each with its own signature pattern – complete with a deluxe purple puff. Radiate so much beauty that he’ll be able to taste it…
· Marshmallow – soft white pearl shimmer in a chic, purple foil, zebra print box
· Honey –golden pearl shimmer in a seductive, bronze foil, leopard print box
Price: $20, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s, www.Sephora.com, www.Ulta.com, www.Macys.com, www.Beauty.com and www.UrbanDecay.com
Anthony Logistics For Men Body Cleansing Gel in Peppermint
Ignite his Valentine’s Day with a tingling shower experience. This refreshing gel contains glycerin, aloe vera and wheat protein to cleanse the skin, plus peppermint to awaken the senses. Work into a rich lather, apply and rinse.
Price: $22.00; Available at Nordstrom, Sephora, www.Beauty.com and www.Anthony.com
Hey Dude Skincare
Hey Dude Skincare has created the “Dudification” concept with the idea that savvy men won’t fuss with lots of “girlie” products that confuse them with fancy words and smell less than “masculine.” Real Dudes want cool, hip products tailored to their own needs, not repackaged “girlie” products that are irrelevant to them, and even worse, cost a ton of dough to buy.
Boxer and Sox Set, $35
Phosphor Appear Black Crystal Watch with Black Nylon Bracelet
The new Appear watch line, skillfully blending design and technology to craft the ultimate fashion timepiece. MSRP $225.00
Evolution Man Classic skincare system:
Function tempered with fashion, EVOLUTIONMAN is presented in matte black, masculine packaging that is sexy enough to sit on the bathroom counter, but discreet enough to bring to the gym. Made of post consumer grade plastic, all EVOLUTIONMAN products are visually attractive and eco-conscious while offering those same benefits to men. MSRP $135.00
For the Chocolate Lover:
Give the gift of Chocolate and pampering with the Philip B Chocolate Milk Collection Gift Set
The beloved Chocolate Milk Body Wash & Bubble Bath comes tucked in a gorgeous, look-at-me box with a wonderfully rich and silky Chocolate Milk Body Crème. Loaded with pure, ultra-hydrating plant essences and aromatic Chocolate and Vanilla Extracts, these skin-plumping tonics turn bath-time into an occasion. Give a set to a choc-o-holic who likes skincare.
Available at www.philipb.com at $62.50
NOTHING’S SWEETER THAN SMOOTH
Carol’s Daughter ChocolÄt Smoothing Collection
A revolutionary line that strengthens and nourishes hair
FOR SOFT, FRIZZ-FREE RESULTS
A three-step sulfate-free collection designed to improve hair’s health by physically rebuilding its structure, smoothing each strand from within. With the new Chocolät Smoothing Collection, the smoothing doesn’t stop with your next shampoo. The breakthrough collection goes beyond coating hair to actually change its structure, keeping hair smooth for 72 hours after just one use, while promoting smoother, stronger hair over time.
Available at Carol’s Daughter Stores, www.Carolsdaughter.com, Macy’s, Simot’s and Regis Salons nationwide
For Someone Special:
Clos Du Bois Wines
Where French inspiration nurtures our California roots
With its incredibly diverse soil and winemaking paradise of microclimates, Sonoma County has provided a breathtakingly beautiful home for our boutique approach to winemaking for over 35 years. Clos du Bois offers several nice varietals including a Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio for the white wine lover, or Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Marlstone or Shiraz for those who prefer red.
The Make-up Matte
The Make-Up-Matte™ is a mineral and powder work space and portable carryall for cosmetics that is ideal for busy women on-the-go. Simply unfold the Make-Up-Matte™ and use at home on a vanity, at the gym, in the car or public bathroom – anywhere makeup is applied. The Make-Up-Matte™ not only provides a clean workspace to apply makeup, it also absorbs excess particles and enables quick and efficient cleanup.
WHERE TO BUY: www.makeupmatte.com www.amazon.com and www.qvc.com where it is a “Customer Top-Rated” item and there are QVC-exclusive designs
Embrace the ultimate love story with fragrances from Faith Hill and Tim McGraw
Soul 2 Soul: Two fragrances, One love story
Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, two talents, two souls. Where they connect is the heart of their appeal. She is Radiant, Sophisticated, Timeless. He is Rugged, Confident, Modern. Together they create something new, something magical, real, electric, connected.
The Soi Candle
Amazing pure FDA 100% soy candles that burn cleaner that the rest. In fabulous scents such as Goddess, Amaretto Cherry and Crème Brulee. Perfect to set the mood!
Hadaki on the run ipad messenger bag
Finally you can now easily keep your favorite tablet with you at all times. The slim design and fun style makes this a fashion accessory that stands out from the boring options others resort to carrying their prized gadgets in. The HADAKI On The Run iPad Messenger has a padded main compartment and small zippered pocket underneath the flap. The exterior’s reverse side features a large slip pocket. Eco friendly. HADAKI products are AZO free. We use no Phthalates / DEHP, DBP, or BOP.
Get your favorite person fabulous scents from FragranceNet.com
(There are always great sales happening) wink wink!
Sarah Jessica Parker’s Lovely
Dolce & Gabbana for men
Roger and Gallet Rose Fragrant Water
Embark onto a journey through romantic Indian gardens with Rose
Fragrant Water, a signature scent from Paris-based fragrance house Roger&Gallet. Infused with a delicate blend of roses and peonies, this lovely fragrance provides an exquisitely crafted bouquet just perfect for Valentine’s Day.
Available at www.rogerandgalletus.com for $69/6.6oz, $49/3.3oz & $29/1oz.
For the coffee lover:
Barista Day Spa Kit
Who doesn’t love a day at the spa with your best gal pals or special someone? Give her the gift of indulgent relaxation and pampering with the body essentials gift set which includes one lump or two Body Scrub, room for cream Exotic Origins Body Crème, pump of flavor Refreshing Body Mist and froth Indulgent Lip Balm – everything she needs for a mini spa day in the comfort of her own bathroom. $65.00 MSRP.
For Them (or you two):
Set the stage for a romantic evening – candle glowing, exotic candy, kissable lips, a shower for two and a delightful coffee to savor the moment. Give the gift of Coffee and Cream for Two. The set includes full-size bottles of triple shot 3-in-1 Shower Gel and room for cream Exotic Origins Body Crème, two froth Indulgent Lip Balms, plus a coffee scented candle, gourmet chocolate-covered coffee beans, a 1/2 pound bag of Barista’s special blend of organic, fair-trade coffee beans and two branded coffee mugs. Packaged in a white tote and finished with a bold red bow, this is the perfect way to encourage romantic time together. $55.00 MSRP.
So I hope this guide gives you a few ideas on some amazing products to get for your sweetheart. Remember that no matter what, the BEST gift will always be your love and that is priceless!!! Happy Valentine’s Day from Curvy!!! Xoxo