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Make His Valentine’s Day: 8 Special and Unique Gift Ideas for Him

Finding the right Valentine’s gifts ideas is an overwhelming task. Luckily we are here to help you find the gift you have always been looking for. Choose the one that seems to be the most appropriate for him.

List of Original Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Him

A lot of people don’t like Valentine’s Day because they consider it a commercial holiday supported by merchants who are only looking to make a sale. However, it might be nice to offer something romantic to your boyfriend, so you might be looking for Valentine’s ideas.

A drawing of a heart and a crayon laid next to it

The truth is that there are numerous options for you to choose from, so it might help if you had an idea about what you are looking for. In case you don’t have any, you could use our list of 8 unique gift ideas for him as a starting point for your Valentine’s Day ideas for boyfriend. For sure you will be able to find something he likes and that has a special meaning to him.

List of 8 Valentine’s Day Ideas for Boyfriend That Neither of You Will Ever Forget to Make the Day Special

Here is a list of gift ideas that will make this night special. Just make sure that you will prepare in time so you won’t have to rush things.

Get him a box of… money

Let’s face it: who wouldn’t like to get a box of money for Valentine’s Day? For this one of the Valentine’s gift ideas for him you should get a box of chocolate (yes, you can eat the chocolate).

Metal box filled with coins

Fill the little paper baskets with different kinds of money. It is best if you get different currencies if you can; maybe you have some left from your last trip. This is a very good idea because he would expect to get chocolate and you will manage to surprise him. In the same time it will remind him of the trips you had together and he might use his gift to invite you out.

Organize the perfect movie night

You might think that there is nothing special about a movie night, but it is up to you to make it memorable. The best thing about this one of the Valentine’s Day ideas is that you will have the gift and date night wrapped in the same package.

Popcorns in a white bowl

Pick out a classic rom-com, get some snacks, prepare some popcorn, and a menu for takeout. You could also order pizza to arrive right on time. This isn’t one of the expensive Valentine’s ideas for him, but you can be sure he will be happy with it. Just don’t forget about his favorite snacks. You could pack everything in a gift basket to make things even more interesting for him.

Offer him a cupcake bouquet

Usually men offer women a bouquet for Valentine’s Day. However, you could also offer him one, made of cupcakes. This one of the Valentine’s gift ideas only works if you can prepare the cupcakes at home. Store-bought cupcakes just aren’t the same.

Two cupcakes made of paper

Plus, nothing beats giving him something you prepared, even if they’re not perfect. If you are too handy in the kitchen, you should look for a simple recipe that you simply can’t go wrong with. He will appreciate this one of the Valentine’s ideas for boyfriend even if he doesn’t like sweets simply because you worked with it.

Personalized keychain

If you don’t mind being a bit cheesy with your Valentine’s Day ideas for him, you might want to consider getting him a personalized keychain. It could say something like you love him or simply the date you gave it to him. If you wish to take it a notch further, you could get matching keychains.

Pink key on a keychain

For instance, there are those that have a message if you read the messages on the two keychains together. There are also those in the shape of two broken hearts that make a whole when put together. However, you have to make sure he is ready for such mushy gifts.

Get him a special bracelet

In case you would like to send a message with your Valentine’s craft ideas, you could be thinking about a bracelet made of leather with the infinity symbol on it. This gift is suitable for the couples who have been together for quite some time now.

Black and silver bracelet

Otherwise the infinity symbol could scare him off and certainly you don’t want that. Even if you’re not going to be together forever, it is a nice gift and nice symbol and he will be able to wear it for a long time. Although it may not be the most romantic gift, for sure it’s practical.

Toiletry bag

Again, if you’re looking for practical Valentine’s gift ideas for boyfriend, nothing beats offering a toiletries bag. You might think it’s too trivial, but in case he has to travel a lot, you can be sure he will appreciate it.

Brown retro bag

This gift may also be a peace offering in case you have been nagging him about his traveling. There are some things in a relationship you can’t fight; you simply have to embrace them and him traveling for his job is one of these things. However, if he’s traveling for other reasons, that is an entirely different story.

Couple’s pampering

You might think that pampering is only for women, but the truth is that men also like to be pampered from time to time. When thinking about Valentine ’s Day gift for him, you should consider spending a day with him at a spa.

Black stones for spa

You could book a couple’s massage and other pampering services that you can both enjoy. You could also spend some time in the Jacuzzi and then hit the sauna. Believe it or not, such relaxing activities will only make the bond between you two even stronger.


If there is one Valentine gift idea for him that you simply can’t go wrong with, it’s getting him a new gadget. In case he likes technology, you can be sure that you’re on the right path. You could buy him a new smartphone, MP3 player, MP4 player, iPod, iPad or anything else that he can “play” with. For sure there is something that he had his heart set on but never brought himself to actually buying.

Two smartphones held against each other

It’s not difficult to find Valentine’s gifts ideas for him; the difficult part comes when you actually have to decide what to get him. In this case you have to put yourself in his shoes and try to imagine what he would like to get (without adding any hidden, mean messages to the gift).

By Abie Giles

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