If red and pink and hearts and LOVE don't turn you off, this gift guide is for you.
Sappy? Contrived? One big marketing ploy?
If these are not the thoughts you have about our annual day dedicated to love, then this gift guide is for you. Here are Valentine’s Day picks for men, women and kids — for the people out there who love love.
Flora and Henri Alcazar Palace Fragrance ($140 at Flora and Henri, Pioneer Square, and florahenri.com). Sunny and warm — just like her — this locally developed scent features notes of orange blossom, violet and amber.
Fenty Beauty Stunna Lip Paint ($24 at Sephora). For your stunner, this red is universally flattering and long-wearing.
Clarks Grace Lily Ballet Flats ($100 at Clarks, downtown, and clarksusa.com). These pretty pink ballet flats say, “I love your style and your comfort,” with their soft leather upper and padded insole for all-day wear.
Love Is Project Skinny Love Bracelet ($18 at loveisproject.co). These beaded bracelets, handmade by women artisans in Kenya and Indonesia, come in an array of colors and send your love with him wherever he goes.
Skeem Alchemy Large Match Bottle ($26 at skeemdesign.com). Let him know the fire still burns with this cute match set with a cork stopper and striker strip on the back.
Le Creuset Heart Cocotte ($150–$200 at lecreuset.com). Give your favorite chef (or foodie) your heart with this classic cast-iron pot with a red or pink enamel finish.
Fresh Tangerine Heart Ring ($31 at freshtangerine.com). Show your teen a little love with this on-trend dainty ring, handmade in Seattle in 14K gold fill or sterling silver.
Metropolitan Market Sweet Shop Candies ($5–$8). Pack the kids’ lunch with a sweet surprise in the form of Sweet Cinnamon Lips, Sour Gummy Hearts and a Jelly Belly Valentine Mix from the local grocer.