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Valentine's Day Gift Guide

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Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Whether you're shopping for a particularly special person or for yourself (woohoo! self-love), we've put together a selection of goodies that would make great gifts this Valentine's Day. Take a look.


ARRAN Sense of Scotland

A family-run company, ARRAN Sense of Scotland offers a variety of products ranging from body moisturisers and soaps to candles and delicate scents. They are most renowned for producing magnificent perfumes, often drawing inspiration from the breathtaking beauty of the Isle of Arran.

Wherever feasible, ARRAN use premium, organic, or organically produced components, and they don't test their formulas on animals.

Whether you are looking for a gift for your Valentine, Galantine or even for yourself, ARRAN Sense of Scotland have a fantastic selection of gorgeous products that are sure to be well received. I have included two products in the guide.

ARRAN Sense of Scotland - Glen Rosa Fig & Ylang Ylang Hand Care Gift Set

Presented in a beautiful gift box is the Glen Rosa Fig & Ylang Ylang Hand Care Gift Set that blends the warmth of ripe, honeyed fig and the freshness of crushed, green leaves. The fragrance is inspired by the vibrant summer sunsets over the lush green hills of Glen Rosa. According to ARRAN, the rich and velvety scent is enhanced with ylang ylang thought by aromatherapy experts to boost libido and increase attraction between lovers, making it the ideal gift for Valentine’s Day. 

ARRAN Sense of Scotland - Glen Rosa Fig & Ylang Ylang Hand Care Gift Set

The gift set includes 300ml Hand Wash and 300ml Hand Cream and is beautifully packaged in a box made with recycled cardboard & is fully recyclable.

Priced at £30, the Glen Rosa Fig & Ylang Ylang Hand Care Gift Set can be purchased from

ARRAN Sense of Scotland - Apothecary Seaweed and Sage Discovery Gift Set

With the Apothecary Discovery Set, you can introduce your loved one to ARRAN and to the fresh, mineral-richness of Seaweed and Sage. This luxury gift set includes 30ml bottles of Shampoo, Bath and Shower Gel, Body Lotion and a 25g Soap – perfect for those who like to be spoilt for choice with a range of gorgeous bath and body products. 

ARRAN Sense of Scotland - Apothecary Seaweed and Sage Discovery Gift Set

This luxurious treat is only priced at £10, making it a wonderful and pocket-friendly gift for a loved one.

You can purchase the Discovery Gift Set here

Buyagift's Ultimate Time Together Experience Box  

A gift that is guaranteed to please the recipient is a SmartBox from Buyagift.

Buyagift is the UK's leading provider of experience days and they have an amazing range of experiences on offer. One can choose from days out, short breaks, spa & beauty experiences, adventure activities, dining out and even gifts and hampers. 

Buyagift's Experience Boxes (SmartBoxes) come packaged in a glossy gift box and offer the gift of choice. There are a number of different experience boxes and each one has its own theme ranging from luxury getaways to afternoon teas and from driving experiences to indulgent spa days. The prices for the Experience Boxes range from £24.99 to £200.

For Valentine's Day, the Ultimate Time Together Experience Box (£129.99) would be the perfect gift. It includes a choice of 900+ fun experiences (for two) to choose from. Let your Valentine pick their favourite experience and you both could spend a day or two doing something that both of you love and enjoy.

Buyagift's Ultimate Time Together Experience Box

Redeeming the experience voucher is very simple. Browse through the experiences booklet or online (if ordering an e-voucher), logon to and explore in detail the full range of experiences. You can then select an experience that is perfect for both of you and book directly using the contact details provided online.

Valid for 24 months and fully flexible, you can check out all of Buyagift's Experience Boxes here.

Edifier TWS1 Pro True Wireless Earbuds

If your valentine loves music and/or is into technology, then our next suggestion from Edifier would be perfect as a gift for them. 

The Edifier TWS1 Pro True Wireless Earbuds come in an affordable price range but boast of great features and build quality. 

Edifier, an award-winning manufacturer of consumer audio electronics for both the lifestyle and multimedia markets added yet another product to their popular earbuds range - the TWS1 Pro. With Qualcomm aptX Adaptive Technology for minimal interruptions and an immersive listening experience, the TWS1 Pro also features the latest Bluetooth v5.2. The second generation of Qualcomm aptX Adaptive Technology ensures the lossless and low-latency transmission of audio. The high-quality PU and titanium diaphragms in each earbud provide crystal clear sound with punchy bass and rich details.

Edifier TWS1 Pro True Wireless Earbuds

Because of its Qualcomm cVc8.0 Noise Cancellation Technology which suppresses external environmental noise, phone calls are also much clearer. 

The earbuds have high-capacity lithium battery giving users up to 12 hours of playback time. A travel-friendly charging case gives an additional 30-hour playback time before needing mains charging. And when it is time to charge, the earbuds to be fully charged in just 40 minutes.

In addition to the above features, the earbuds are stylishly made and carry a IP56 rated housing for dust and water resistance, making them perfect for use during exercising or on the go. The on-ear tap controls make the playing/pausing of music and answering of phone calls super easy.

A great little gift for the music lover, the Edifier TWS1 Pro True Wireless Earbuds can be purchased via Amazon.

Monogamy - Multi Award Winning Game

Monogamy: A Hot Affair is a two-player game for committed couples that allows them to get to know each other better.

If you are looking for something naughty and fun to do with your valentine/partner/spouse then this is a great game. The award-winning board game comes with 2 player's pieces, 12 level pieces, 1 rules sheet, a big selection of cards (featuring questions at 3 levels -  intimate, passionate & steamy). The instruction sheet details everything about the game and how it is to be played.

Monogamy - Multi Award Winning Game

You have to complete each level to progress onto the next. Each level comes with its own set of cards that you draw when you land on the Monogamy square. And then you have to perform whatever is mentioned on the card. It is a fun game that lets you learn new things about your partner and yourself too!

While there are rules for the game, you can tweak them according to your preference. For e.g. as per the game rules, you complete each level on the board by completing the circle on the board twice. But you could increase or decrease this number based on your preference and the time you have on hand.

And with more than 400 different tasks and questions on the Monogamy cards you can play this game again and again.

Overall, it is an interesting and fun game that has been designed to bring couples together, letting them know each other better and spice up their relationship. And it is packed with fun moments, laughter and romance. Great as a gift for Valentine's Day.

You can purchase the Monogamy board game from Amazon.

Wahl Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Stubble & Beard Trimmer

For the bearded Valentine, a great little gift would be the Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Stubble & Beard Trimmer from Wahl.

Wahl are an international leader in products for the professional barber and salons as well as in consumer personal care, styling and grooming products. Known for their great quality their range of grooming products for men incudes clippers, shavers, trimmers, multi-groomers and grooming gift sets.

Featured in this guide is their Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Beard Trimmer that allows the user to trim, shave and edge. It is sturdy, well-built and dependable, suitable for both wet and dry use.

Wahl Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Stubble & Beard Trimmer

Included in the box are:

  • Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Stubble & Beard Trimmer
  • 16 attachment combs
  • Beard comb
  • Handy storage pouch
  • Blade oil
  • Cleaning brush
  • Charger
  • Instruction booklet

One of the key features of this trimmer is its 'Extreme Precision Blade' which gives the closest trimmer shave without the irritation of a traditional razor blade – it cuts 60% closer than Wahl's standard trimmer blade.

With 16 guide combs providing different cutting lengths to create any style one wants, this trimmer can be used to maintain stubble or groom a lustrous big beard. The close cutting blade also ensures that the user can create sharp outlines.

The trimmer uses Lithium ion technology that gives a long run time of 180 minutes. A 1 minute quick charge feature delivers 3 minutes run time for last minute touch-ups.

Voted 'Best For Body' at the GQ Grooming Awards 2021, the trimmer even comes with a lifetime blade guarantee!

A fantastic and practical gift, you can purchase the Wahl Aqua Blade Wet/Dry Stubble & Beard Trimmer from

Crossfly Trunks and Socks

Surprise the special man in your life with a luxurious combo of premium men's trunks and super soft socks from Crossfly.

Crossfly are a popular UK men’s underwear brand whose ethos is "Take Comfort to the Extreme" which is why they use only the best quality materials in both their socks and underwear.

Crossfly IKON 3" trunks

The IKON 3" trunk from Crossfly is the ultimate premium men's underwear, combining two patent-pending technologies. The X-Fly provides fast and easy access and the Coccoon, an internal pocket support system minimises chafing and provides optimal comfort & support. Teamed with Crossfly's super-soft Modal fabric (dries fast and remains breathable), these are sure to become your man's go-to favourites.

Crossfly IKON 3 trunks

The trunks are available in a range of sizes and colours (Hemp/Blue, Hemp/Grey, Hemp/Red, Green, Black, Navy and Charcoal).

Mr.H recommends these - great fit, soft fabric, stretchy, reduced friction and very comfy!  

You can purchase the trunks online from

Crossfly Men's Socks Tempo 10" Crew

If your man enjoys active sports such as running, badminton, football, intensive workouts at the gym or simply loves a great pair of comfortable socks, then the Tempo 10" Crew Socks from Crossfly would make a lovely gift.

Very well made with features like arch support, flat toe seams, anti-blister padded ankle support, 'Air Beams' strategically positioned on the top & underside to help relieve pressure and reflective badge for added security during exercise in low light, the Tempo 10" Crew Socks ensure the wearer's feet stay as fresh as when they first put them on.

Crossfly Men's Socks Tempo 10 Crew

A fab and practical gift that is sure to be well received. You can buy the Tempo 10" Crew Socks (Pack of 4) here

Books | Thriller Genre

If your Valentine is a bibliophile who enjoys a good thriller, then the following two books would make great gifts.

Our first pick is The Logos Prophecy – Fall of Ancients Book 1 by Martin Treanor.

Martin Treanor, originally from Ireland and currently based in Lisbon made his literary debut with The Silver Mist, which was a bestseller in Amazon’s metaphysical fiction category. He enjoys all things historical, archaeological and metaphysical which reflects in his books.

Available in paperback, hardback and eBook formats, The Logos Prophecy - Fall of Ancients is the story of Ary Long, a conspiracy theorist and Jordan Burke, a science guy. The two are unlikely allies. That is until a chance encounter with a bizarre symbol changes their lives forever. Thrown together by a mysterious group and hunted by their bitter enemies, the pair scour the globe, searching for the roots of the ancient symbol. Their journey leads them to uncover the reality behind the existing world order and the arcane, metaphysical wisdom known as Logos.

Get your copy of The Logos Prophecy – Fall of Ancients Book 1 here.

Books | Thriller Genre

Our second pick is The Chanteuse From Cape Town by John Constable.

Set against the backdrop of South Africa’s breath-taking landscapes and the vibrant cities of Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, The Chanteuse From Cape Town tells the story of Sol Nemo, a rich but mentally-troubled private investigator. When Sol learns of the kidnap of the wife of the man who’s been like a father to him, he responds instinctively to the call for help. But, unfortunately, Sol’s bargained without the betrayal of his trust and the life-threatening consequences that follow.

Enjoyed this book by John Constable; a great read - engaging and captivating. I am looking forward to the second book in the series.

You can purchase The Chanteuse From Cape Town here.

Prezzee Gift Card

And finally, for the hard-to-buy-for Valentine, a Prezzee gift card would be a nice choice.

Prezzee is an online gifting platform where you can buy gift cards that can be redeemed across hundreds of brands including ASOS, The Body Shop UK, Selfridges, Wagamama, Ted Baker, Virgin Experience, River Island, Airbnb and more.

Prezzee Gift Card

Prezzee Gift Card is a digital card and you can personalise it with your own video, message and/or chosen design before sending it to the lucky recipient. It is a great choice and will allow the receiver to spend their gift on whatever they fancy be it clothing & accessories or a meal out or even a trip away!

Purchase the Prezzee gift card from

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