Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2021: Pandemic Edition

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Valentine is coming once again and finding thoughtful gifts can be overwhelming sometimes. If you’re trying to switch things up or find items that can be part of a package that you’re putting together, then you’ve come to the right place. These items are perfect for Galentine’s, Valentine’s, or anyone you want to spread some love to. 

 

Gift Boxes

The OG Gift Store

This is a great online store for all types of gifts ranging from self-care products, teddy bears, perfume, alcohol, and accessories. Also, they curate boxes for you so you don’t have to. For Valentine’s Day, they have a variety of boxes to choose from for him/her. If you don’t like what you see, you can contact them to create your own box of goodies. They ship nationwide and items range from N15,000 – N35,000.

Treat Box NG – 

Any gift box from Treat Box is guaranteed to give any sweet tooth a smile. They sell boxes full of chocolates, cookies, sweets… you name it! This will make a great addition to any gift set if your loved one loves sweets especially if it’s sweets they haven’t had in a long time. If you’re looking for healthy options too, check out their page. Prices start from N15,000, it’s best to email them or call once you find a package you like.

Valentine’s Day packages by Dayo & Oham

This is another great and affordable box set by an Instagram vendor. The most affordable set is N10,000. Ladies, if you’re looking for something customizable for your man, you can get a customized jersey, a personalized picture frame, and some other treats.

Food

Kayda

If you’re into gourmet treats, Kayla is offering gourmet popcorn, nuts, and bites for N15,000 and comes with a rose and a card. Head over to their Instagram page to view their options.

Kewa’s Kitchen

Kewa’s Kitchen is offering a bougie dinner box for just N35,000. It includes starters, main dishes, and desserts. If you’re a lover of Salt Lagos, there’s a dessert included from there and a lucky couple can win a Valentine’s Day Voucher from Sail Harbour.

Chezro

Food is the most important of the day and can make or break the day if it’s trash. At Chezro, you can get lunch, bulk, and tray orders. If you’re planning an event for this day, they also offer private culinary services. They offer meals ranging from Thai, Nigerian, Jamaican and different types of pasta. You can never go wrong with pasta! Their prices are affordable and start from N2500. If you’re looking for a Valentine’s package, they got that covered too.

Beezus Kitchen Basket

Another affordable option is Beezus Kitchen. They have meals ranging from American, Mexican, Nigerian, and even Asian. A lot of meals are under N5,000 and another perk is their vegan options. Beezus Kitchen specializes in beach baskets and if you’re looking to create a romantic outdoor event, they have three different options that come with starters, main dishes, and dessert. For 2 people, the basket starts at N30,000.

Feso’s Rice and Pasta

Right from its name, you already know what you’re getting into. This is a great place to get a nice selection of different rice and pasta dishes. Try something different from the usual pasta dish and try their asun spaghetti or ofada penne pasta. These dishes range from N2,000 TO N4,000. 

Salt Lagos

Boxed Indulgence – Love Edition

If you’re looking to splurge fine pastries, Salt is the best way to go. You can get some of their signature cake slices or go all the way and get their Valentine’s Day Boxed Indulgence set. It includes champagne, a scented candle, a card, and a variety of different signature pastries. The box price is N55,000.

Honey’s  Cupcakes

Now, this is another great dessert place that is more affordable than Salt. They are known for their signature cupcakes which come in different boxes. The boxes are the variety box, almost everything box, and the everything box. Currently, they have a valentine’s cupcake box that starts at N6,000 and a Build your own love box that is N40,000.

Flowers and Decor

Adelas Flowers

Just like food, the day is incomplete without flowers. Adela’s has a team of trained florists that can come up with arrangements for any event. They have single roses as low as N3,500 and offer hampers with champagne, sweets, candles, and cards. Check out their shop for the different options available.

Fresh Flowers by Olive

This is another great place to get flower arrangements for any event. Since these are made to order, you have to use the contact form in their bio to discuss pricing.

Ballon Stop

Balloons are another great way to spice up your surroundings for Valentine’s Day. The Ballon Stop has balloons starting from N2,000 and has balloon bouquets for special orders. You can ask about their Valentine offerings and other gift sets they might have.

Clothing and Accessories

Deefrills

Nothing screams thoughtful like a customized bracelet, anklets, or waist beads. At Defrills, you can get a variety of waist beads and bracelets and customize them with a name or phrase you like. Give your loved one something to remember the day by with a custom accessory. Go for something really different by getting glow in the dark waist beads. You can contact the number on their Instagram bio to place your order. Prices start from N400 and go up to N3,000 depending on what you get.

Desiree Iyama Dress

Desiree Iyama designs dresses that are cute and comfortable for all occasions. You can choose from different dresses, tops, and accessories and gift them to your loved one to wear on Valentine’s Day for whatever you have planned. There is also an option to make a custom outfit. Prices vary but you can get an item as low as N10,000.

Ama.Ren Label

Ama.Ren specializes in handmade shoes ranging from slippers and low to high heels. They are made to order and accommodate different sizes. There are so many designs to choose from and prices start from N15,000.

Severe Nature

If your loved one is a fan of streetwear, Severe Nature is where it’s at! You can find nice hats, hoodies, and even their popular Voyager bag that is unisex.

Rendoll

Rendoll just launched their Riviera collection and it’s the best thing that could come out for the month of love. Get this for your sweet one to wear for Valentine’s Day.

Bulu Fabrics

Another thoughtful gift can be in the form of fabric! Bulu fabrics offer their own twist on Adire. They offer silk chiffon, silk satin, cotton, and linen. Gift your loved one with fabric or even design an outfit with the fabric and surprise them.

Beauty/Self- Care

Jaxx Cosmetics

If your girl is a lover of makeup and a sucker for great lip colors, Jaxx Cosmetics is the way to go. They specialize in liquid matte lipstick, body glitter, and loose holographic glitter pots. Currently, they are having a sale on their lipsticks for Valentine’s Day. You can get 3 for N3,000.

Shea Tribe Gift Box

There is no reason why your loved one should not glow on Valentine’s Day. Shea Tribe provides handmade products for all your skincare needs. Their products range from black soap, whipped shea butter, glow oil, beard oils, and even face masks. Their gift box makes for a great self-care package. The box price is N15,258.15 and comes in sets for both him/her.

 

The MarshMallow Store

The Marshmallow Store is offering luxury skincare and pampering products from some of the popular brands in Nigeria. They have many options to choose from based on color and preferences.

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