The best Valentine’s Day products are hard to find, but worth the search so that your shop can capitalize on the holiday. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is a huge retail opportunity. The holiday brings in over 20 billion to the economy, and is a great opportunity for retailers everywhere. With the average person spending $162 on the holiday, brick and mortar locations can make sure they get a share by providing unique, interesting gifts that can’t be found elsewhere.
In recent years, Valentine’s Day has expanded past just couples. Whether people are single, in love, or somewhere in-between, they still want to buy gifts for friends, family, and over a quarter of millennials buy Valentine’s gifts for their pets. The products below all make great gifts for your shop, no matter what the relationship status is of your customer.
You can’t go wrong with a classic. Chocolate and Valentine’s Day are soulmates, so why not buy some for yours? This bar by Mayana Chocolate is made from coffee marshmallow, salted caramel, 66% dark chocolate with a sprinkle of sea salt and coffee grounds adorning the top. Pick up some for your shop today. Shop candy here.
This shaving set is the perfect gift for anyone who needs to upgrade their morning routine. This ingenious shaving system by Rockwell Originals allows any beginner to start shaving with a double-edge razor with zero nicks, while effortlessly achieving a barber-grade shave. This patent-protected adjustable razor guarantees your most comfortable shave ever, no matter your skin or hair type.
Each razor includes a beginner blade angle setting that makes it impossible for you to cut yourself, while still getting a close, clean shave. Say goodbye to razor burn and ingrown hairs and say hello to the closest, smoothest shave of your life. Shop shaving here.
Not everyone has a partner on Valentine’s Day! Let your single customers celebrate their independence with these broken heart earrings by Lexi Butler Designs.
These handcrafted Broken Heart Earrings are sculpted by a hammer to receive a tri-dimensional look and feel. Just like real hearts, no two are the same. The lightweight sparkly copper Broken Heart earrings hang from sterling silver ear wires. Shop earrings here.
Even the gassiest of us deserve love. One of Cynla’s best sellers, this card is perfect for your gassy planet with a sense of humor, a funny Valentine’s Day card, your gas company, or an astrophysicist.
This design was hand lettered and illustrated using ink, watercolor and digital coloring. All cards are A2, 4.25 x 5.5 & blank inside, printed in the U.S. on 100% recycled FSC paper. Envelopes are kraft, 100% recycled and singles are packaged in an eco-cello sleeve. Shop cards here.
This ‘Wanna Date?’ chocolate date spread is the perfect gift for anyone who loves dates or puns. It’s a chocolatey dream come true! The chocolate flavor is all-natural, low in calories, and packed with potassium, fiber, vitamins, and minerals. You can go ahead and end your unhealthy relationship with frosting and that naughty hazelnut spread now.
Gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free, fat-free, soy-free, vegan, non-GMO, no sodium, no cholesterol. Ingredients: dates, water, cocoa powder, organic cane sugar, citric acid. 12-month shelf life. Shop dates here.
It’s always good to have a non-frilly gift option. This terrifying skull by Skully is the ultimate masculine mix of amber, spices, cherry, and clove. A strong woody tobacco blend with fir needle and eucalyptus over a mossy base note. The vintage smell of a man. Cuddle up next to the fireplace and feel the embers embrace and warmth. Shop cologne here.
Not every Valentine’s Day gift has to be flowery and romantic. For customers that have a more sarcastic personality, check out the line of blunt and direct cards by Cheeky Kumquat. They’re a welcome reprieve from the usual saccharine messaging this holiday usually gets.
Cards are blank inside, come professionally printed on high-quality 120lb card stock and with a 100% recycled kraft envelope. Shop sarcastic cards here.
Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples, the whole family can celebrate with this children’s jewelry by The Trendy Tot. Each necklace is handmade using recycled plastic animal toys painted in gold then sealed with care.
Features a plastic, CPSIA approved, break-away safety clasp. Arrives ready to display on a plastic sealed jewelry card. Not for children under 3 years of age. Shop children’s jewelry here.
9) The Cecily Tote by Neva Opet
Let your customers indulge themselves with this beautiful, buttery leather bag by Neva Opet. This large everyday tote has been hand cut from a soft yet sturdy 5 oz. oil hide leather.
Oil hide leather has been treated with a mixture of oil and wax during the tanning process. This bag will age beautifully with time and wear. Throw your daily essentials in and you’re ready for the day. Shop leather bags here.
Stock your store with the most delectable treats Vermont has to offer. These Mooonlight in Vermont chocolate bars by Sweet On Vermont have been called “transfixing, bewitching, astonishing, like tiny fireworks going off inside my mouth!”
Gluten-free, non-GMO and fair trade, our five dark (vegan) and four milk chocolate varieties can suit every palette. And the whimsical packaging reminds you that chocolate is both serious and fun. Shop chocolate here.
This sweet, heart-shaped bag by BrunnaCo is one of the best traditional Valentine’s Day products. These bags are handmade with natural wooden beads by Fitria, a housewife in Borneo who works from her home, while raising her children and nurturing her family. Shop handmade bags here.
It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood, and to think deeply about love. This sweet quote coined by Mr. Rogers and transformed into print form by NatterDoodle is a great motivator and a great Valentine’s Day gift. Shop prints here.
This creepily charming Gollum card by Castle McQuade is one of the best Valentine’s Day products. It’s perfect for the Lord of the Rings fan or anyone with a nerdy twist. All cards are clay coated and printed on 12 pt. premium card stock, white envelope included. Check out the entire line of pop culture inspired cards by Castle McQuade here.
Not every sweet treat has to be chocolate based. These delicious stroopwafels by Finger Licking Dutch Caramel Stroopwafels make a great gift for anyone, whether they’re familiar with the Dutch treat or not. Give someone the gift of finding a new snack, or the joy of having this unique treat again. Shop snacks made in Holland here.
One of the best Valentine’s Day products is this ‘Forbidden Love’ soap by Soaring Suds Soap Co. Give yourself or your lover a romantic bath time journey with this pink and white pastel soap.
Forbidden Love is a bright citrus twist with a hint of traditional rose. Each bar is made with coconut milk, which has been know to prevent premature aging of the skin. It is one of the most effective natural moisturizers. Coconut milk prevents the skin from drying out, promotes exfoliation of dead skin cells, rejuvenates, and makes the skin more smooth and gentle. Shop romantic soap here.