Home & Lifestyle | 3 February 2022
Not Your Average Valentine’s Day Gift Guide
Chocolates, flowers, and jewellery have been Valentine’s Day gifting staples for as long as people have been celebrating their love on 14 February. While these are sure to put a smile on the face of your special someone, you could be forgiven for wanting to find something a little different to show them how much they mean to you.
And don’t worry – we’ve found some twists on the classic Valentine’s Day favourites if you don’t want to go too far off-piste!
Show Your Love
They may be branded for 14 February, but the 2022 Air Force 1 “Valentine’s Day” will have your loved one’s feet catching eyes every day of the year. If you can't get your feet in these ones, check out their Valentine's Day versions of their Dunk Low and Air Max 90 shoes.
2022 Air Force 1 “Valentine’s Day” – £110
How can you go past a heart-shaped cushion on Valentine’s Day? Especially one with a cheeky smile like this Keith Waring-designed pillow that’s sure to spice up any couch or bed.
Keith Waring Cushion - £25
If music be the food of love, play on
An essential addition to any pop-culture buff’s library, The Lyrics explores the life and works of one the greatest writers of “Silly Love Songs” ever.
The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present by Paul McCartney – from £60
Waterstones (Westfield London) & Foyle’s (Westfield Stratford City)
As much a statement piece as it is practical, your vinyl collection has never sounded as good as it will coming from this vintage-inspired portable turntable. And it’s Bluetooth-compatible too so you can stream all your favourite playlists through it as well!
Crosley Topaz Velvet Voyager Bluetooth Vinyl Record Player - £100
Relax and unwind
Give the gift of rest and relaxation with this beautiful bathtub tray. It’s perfect for holding your book, tablet, candle, and a glass of wine as you escape from the stresses of day-to-day life, or for storing all your bathing accessories between relaxation sessions.
Wooden Bath Tidy - £60
The White Company
Love does enter through the nose, and the “Lots of Love” gift set from Lush is the ultimate in funky bath and body treats. With shower gel, soap, body conditioner, bubble bar, and some of their most popular bath bombs, your loved one will be transported to a new plane of relaxation. And if you’re looking for something cheekier, the ever-popular eggplant bath bomb is back too!
Lots of Love Gift Set – from £45
Big Aubergine Bath Bomb - £10
If your loved one (or you) likes to unwind by drawing or colouring, these markers will bring vibrant colours to any page. With a brush-tip at one end and a fine liner at the other, they’re ideal for tackling any colourful, mindful project.
Dual Markers 40Pk - £40
Modern timeless style
With carrying cash becoming less and less common, carrying a cardholder – in lieu of a wallet – is rising in popularity. This black leather cardholder, with 6 card slots and an open pocket, is sleek, modern, and perfect for replacing a bulky, outdated wallet.
Card Holder in Smooth Leather with Monogram Logo Plate - £85
Though an excellent addition to any bar, this set may have 5 glasses too many if what’s in the decanter is too good to share.
Sirius Crystal Glass Whisky Decanter and Tumblers Set, 7 Piece - £60
John Lewis & Partners
Putting on new, high-quality socks is one of life’s great pleasures, and you can give the experience three times over with a sock gift box from Ted Baker.
BLUPAK Three Pack of Socks - £25
Be our guest and give this symbol of your undying, never-wilting love inspired by a tale as old as time.
Belle Exquisite - £130
Endura Roses (Westfield London only)
The argument over whether a watch is jewellery or not will fade into the background with this bold statement unisex timepiece that will have you checking the time regularly just to look at it.
Skagen Aaren Kulor Yellow Silicone Strap Watch - £89
Open the keepsake flask to reveal 5 amazing love potions including Sour Cherry, Hello, Honey and You’re Berry Special which will have you wondering whether you should give these as a gift, or just keep them for yourself.
Love Potions - £15
Not sure what to go with? A Westfield Gift Card is the perfect way to spoil your loved one with whatever their heart desires - all under the one roof.