Guys can be tricky to buy gifts for, especially on such a lovey-dovey holiday like Valentine’s Day. If you want to get him something besides candy and stuffed animals this year, there are plenty of other, more unique guy-friendly options to look out for.
What I Love About You
There are endless ways to say “I love you.” If you’re at a loss for words, this books offers fill-in-the-blank prompts and ideas for fresh ways to tell your special someone what you love about him.
Pixel Heart Heat Changing Mug
Every gamer knows you need full health in order to make it through the work day. A heat-sensitive mug with an 8-bit heart illustration turns red when it’s filled with hot coffee, and reminds him to keep his mug full for optimal health all day.
I Love You Bean
Say “I love you” with a houseplant; this one-of-a-kind bean plant actually has the words “I Love You” written on the bean. All he needs to do is add water and let it soak up some sun. Soon the bean will sprout and the hidden message will appear.
World’s Largest Hershey’s Kiss
If your man likes kisses, he’ll love this one. A giant Hershey’s Kiss milk chocolate (the world’s largest) clocks in at over two pounds. If he can make it through the shell to the hollow inside, he’ll be surprised with another handful of normal-sized kisses to enjoy.
Most men appreciate gifts that are as useful as they are thoughtful. A hardcover moleskin notebook is a sophisticated gift he can use at home and at the office.
Swiss Army Cologne
Cologne is a great go-to gift for guys. It’s also a versatile gift option, with a message that can be either neutral or romantic. This classic Swiss Army eau de toilette features notes of invigorating citrus and fresh lavender, with hints of spicy-sweet woods.
Humongous Heart Plush
This Valentine’s Day, give him a gift from the heart. Or, in this case, give him a gift that looks like a heart. This humongous and super soft embroidered heart plush is a fun and unique gift for guys of any age.
Ticket Stub Organizer
Sports fans, concert goers, and museum mavens now have a way to store and preserve their tickets and playbills from their favorite events and outings.
Hug Time is the story of a kitten who decides he wants to give the whole world a hug. Give him a hug-along with this sweet gift-and you’ll bring a smile to his whole day.
Sexy Truth or Dare
The classic game of truth or dare gets a racy upgrade your man will love. The game features 50 sticks, each with a sensual “truth” on one side and a dirty “are” on the other. It’s a great valentine’s day gift for him, but you’re both sure to enjoy it together.
Sweethearts Photo Collage Frame
Capture and preserve all your most cherished memories with your sweetheart. Your name, a heart, and your special someone’s name are cut out of a white mat board, with your favorite photos showing through. The wall piece is then framed and ready for you and your sweetie to admire.
Try Something New
Is your guy stuck in a rut? Give him a gift that will lift him out of even the most stubborn of ruts. The Try Something New book features 100 fun and creative ways a couple can spend time together. It’s the gift that keeps on giving.
Hugs & Kisses Personalized Frame
A personalized frame features your name and your significant other’s name in handwritten style, plus the year and a set of sweet “hugs and kisses” embellishments. Add your favorite photo of the two of you together and you’ll have a romantic gift you can both enjoy.
A bottle of champagne adds instant romance to any occasion. Treat him to the best with a bottle of smooth, stylish sparkling wine for Valentine’s Day or any day. Make it even more romantic by adding a silver-plated hand tag that’s engraved with a personal message.
Coupons from the Heart
Whether you’re the other half to his relationship or just a caring onlooker, the Coupons from the Heart booklet is a sweet and humorous gift that houses coupons for couples. Each coupon features a romantic activity the couple can enjoy together.
Be… Inspirational Paperweight
The “Be…” paperweight serves as both a contemporary decoration and an excellent reminder to get more out of life every day. He can display his choice of card (each one featuring a positive quality), reminding him (and anyone who walks into his office or home) to be bold, playful, creative, etc.
The LoveBook Activity Book
Guys love spending time with their significant others, but they don’t always know how to show it. An activity book for couples is the perfect way to help. The LoveBook is all about giving couples a fun way to learn about each other, share their thoughts, and spend quality time together.
The classic comfy white boxers officially get her seal of approval. Give your guy a pair of personalized white boxers, featuring a “Property Of,” “Heart On,” or “Was Here” message that’s personalized with your name and sealed with a kiss.
Finally a practical manual for love that really helps! This book gives you tips on how to keep your communication real, alive, and up close even when you’re far away. This books is written by a married couple and based on hundreds of interviews with couples that really made it work.
The couple that drinks coffee together—across time zones, across distance—is the family that stays together. This customizable set of mugs takes the states where you and your Valentine live, draws each one on the mugs, puts a heart in the city, and connects them by a dotted line.
This completely unique Valentine’s Day gift is made of a leather strap that connects to a small brass plaque with two sets of GPS coordinates imprinted on it—one set for you and one set for the one you love. When you wear them, a quick glance down will remind you both where your hearts are.
Me Without You
Celebrated cartoonists bring you Me Without You, a colorful book with illustrations featuring scenes and scenarios that just aren’t the same with “me” but not “you.” Let him know how much he means to you with this romantic Valentine’s Day gift.
Lucky You Cologne
Nothing says romance like a nice cologne. With a blend of citrus scents, Lucky You is a masculine cologne spray that simultaneously calms and invigorates his senses. Give him a bottle for Valentine’s Day, and he’ll soon be feeling like the luckiest man alive.
If your long distance Valentine likes things that are playful and cute, then this is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. It starts off with the intro “Me Without You…” and then each page has a new and fun rhyming little ditty, like “the sky without blue” or “Kung without fu.” It’s fun, light, and will melt the miles between you.
Keep your lover with you every day with this keepsake jar. It’s filled with loving, heartfelt messages for lovers. This Valentine’s Day gift is a great way to keep the love alive between the two of you. When you’re feeling lonely, just reach in the jar for a new note.
Love is Art Kit
Is your man the kind of guy who couldn’t care less about art? This gift will change everything. The Love is Art kit brings the canvas into the bedroom, and includes everything a couple needs to create their own one-of-a-kind abstract expressionist painting while sharing an intimate moment.
We Go Together Like… Mugs
Like you and your man, these two adorable mugs are a perfect pair. When put together, the mugs say “We go together like peanut butter and jelly” (or “milk and cookies,” or “macaroni and cheese”), and feature both your names with cute illustrations to match the quote.
A spicy-sweet scent for your spicy-sweet guy makes a romantic gift for Valentine’s Day. This sophisticated cologne spray offers notes of green mandarin, ginger, cedarwood, wild roses, nutmeg, and oriental woods. It’s the perfect blend of sweet refreshment and masculine style.
This is a gift which no other can beat if you are in a long distance relationship. With two wristbands and two speakers, you and your absent amore can fall asleep to the sound of each other’s heartbeats as the wristbands pick up the other’s pulse and transits it through their speaker.
Give your dishy darling the chance to make a dish of their own with this fabulous experience voucher, which allows your lover (plus you if you want to learn together) the chance to create world class dishes in a one-to-one video session with a world renowned international chef.
Go back to black this Valentine’s Day with this striking timepiece from Movado. Reassuringly expensive, this matt black watch features sapphire crystal, Swiss-quartz movement, skeleton hands, cabochon markers, and is water resistant up to 99 feet. Isn’t it time he had more on his arm than his lady?
Light up your other half’s life even when you’re apart with a pair of long distance touch lamps. With just a simple touch of the hand, these lamps will glow simultaneously, no matter how far apart you are from your loved one, letting the other person know you’re thinking about them. If you’re in a long distance relationship, this is the perfect valentines gift for him.
You’ll hit more than first base when you give him one of these epic stools to your baseball-loving lover this February 14th! Made from used game-day bases, these stools are hand-made in Berkeley, CA, and are available for fans of 26 different teams, from Athletics to Yankees, and come with a hologram of authenticity.
This valentines gift is a beautiful twist on a text message. Send a text to your beloved, which will set the heart on the side of this box spinning until the box is opened. There, your message will be displayed on a mirrored screen inside, and can be reciprocated with a flurry of hearts back to your phone.
Nothing says “I love you” on a Valentine’s morning than the arrival of breakfast in bed, provided by this delicious hamper. There’ll be the aroma of fluffy pancakes, fresh country ham, genuine maple syrup, and wild marine blueberries, all made up easily from this basket in just a few minutes.
If decadence were a noun they would simply show a picture of this basket in the dictionary. Let your partner know how much you want them to be your Valentine by giving them this sumptuous collection of Belgian chocolate truffles, gourmet handcrafted popcorn, delicious crispy cookies and perfect chocolate almond bark.
These Love Tokens will make a great valentines day gift for you to give to your other half so they can trade them in whenever they want. Made from pewter, there’s a token for “breakfast in bed”, “one kiss”, a “roll in the hay” and more. They just need to decide what they want and when.
Add a sweet, personal touch to Valentine’s Day this year with a set of wine bottle labels (from 2 to 12) which can be personalized with two lines of your own text.
If Date Night leaves you both scratching your head, this poster does the choosing for you, as each scratch-off panel reveals a super cool idea for things you can do together.
Be the book to his worm with this sweet little pocket sized volume which is packed with the most romantic pairings to show him just how much he means to you.
Warm his heart as well as his stomach with this adorable mug, which holds 11 oz. of his favorite drink, and features a cute octopus and romantic play on words.
If he fancies himself as something of a master chef, treat him (and you) to this set of cookery lessons from the tell-it-like-it-is king of the kitchen, Gordon Ramsay.
Work, kids, even mobile phones get in the way of intimacy, so carve out some time for the pair of you with this set of fun conversation starter cards.
Download this file and you can print out 365 reasons why you love him, each of which can be rolled up and added to a decorative jar as a romantic daily reminder.
How adorable are these sentimental brass envelope cufflinks, which open up to reveal a teeny wooden ‘letter’ which can be personalized with your own words, picture, or design?
Make his morning commute much healthier with this retro-inspired bicycle, which is available with one, three, or seven speeds, padded saddle, twist shifters, and stylish front and rear fenders.
Romantic and rustic at the same time, this ‘Love’ lamp sits on top of a red cedar block and features a heart-shaped ‘O’ in the form of a bulb and element.
This mug holds a decent 16 oz., and makes a fun Valentine’s Day gift, just in case he needs a reminder of how lucky he is to have a wife like you!
Indulge his inner couch potato with this Binge Watching Survival Kit, which includes cleansers, clean socks, breath spray, and other essentials to keep him smelling fresh while staying in front of the TV.
If a certain city holds a special place in his heart, have it enclosed inside a heart-shaped mount with this framed map print, which also comes in an unframed option.
Made from cool cotton, these boxer shorts feature an all over hearts and arrows design, and will play to his romantic side, even when hidden beneath a sombre business suit!
Ideal for a romantic Valentine’s dinner date, this red tie will add a sweet and playful touch to his outfit as he wines and dines you on this most passionate of nights.
Downton Abbey just got even more exciting with this bottle of blended Scotch, which is made using Harrogate spring water from the iconic Yorkshire town, along with fine malts and grains.
Give him a different perspective on travel with the Atlas Obscura, which will take him to some of the world’s most bizarre places, such as the pub inside a South African tree!
Keep his shirts looking sharp with a pair of stainless steel collar stays, which each come personalized with your own words, such as a phrase, message, or even your wedding date.
Let him see you through rose tinted glasses – or rather, champagne flutes – with a bottle of Veuve Clicquot champagne, which comes presented in a special pink box, perfect for Valentine’s Day.
Supremely comfortable around his neck, this soft leather camera strap is suitable for major brands such as Canon and Nikon, and can be personalized with his initials or name.
Beautifully printed on coverstock paper, this map of the US comes with stickers which he can place on the corresponding place every time he visits a different ballpark.
This beautiful 3-year journal features a different question for every day of the year along with space for both of you to answer, making it a heartfelt keepsake in the years to come.
Make sure you’re both singing from the same song sheet with this handy guide book, which will teach your man how to speak your (love) language and enrich your relationship.
Even if he doesn’t wear jewelry, he’ll love this pair of futuristic-looking bracelets, each of which will glow and gently vibrate when the other one is tapped, even across long distances.
Sentiment and Star Wars – what more could he want? This fun tee comes in 5 different colors and features a delightful-looking Yoda and a Jedi Master-inspired play on words.
Perfectly themed for love, this compilation of 75 New York Times classic crossword puzzles makes the ideal Valentine’s Day gift for men who love to work things out.
Just like you two, chocolate and coffee are a match made in heaven. This delicious tasting kit contains 4 hand-selected freshly roasted whole bean coffees, and 4 sublime artisan chocolate bars.
More than just a book, this totally customizable gift contains up to 100 pages of your own special reasons why you love him, along with characters who look just like the two of you.
An ideal gift to fan the flames on Valentine’s Day, this reed diffuser uses the element of fire to bring together notes of wood, amber, and musk to create a long-lasting and seductive scent.
Perfect for adding excitement and meaning to every day, each card in this pack is printed with an adventurous thing to do to take him a little outside his comfort zone.
The ideal way to start the day, breakfast in bed will be even sweeter when it includes a cuppa made with these adorable heart shaped tea bags in 3 delicious blends.
Even his ‘comfort’ breaks at work will be filled with thoughts of you when he’s wearing these hilarious boxer shorts, which come adorned with your face up to 20 times!
With 14 pre-filled coupons and endless blank ones, this little booklet can be printed at home and filled in with whatever activities you know he’ll fancy, for an imaginative Valentine’s Day gift for him.
Combining the handiness of an instant camera with modern day technology, the Polaroid OneStep 2 is the ideal way to capture all those precious moments which can be printed in an instant.
Candlelight creates the perfect romantic ambience, and this label will come printed with the photograph and wording of your choice, ready to be adhered to the candle of your choosing.
Help him create an outstanding bucket list with this incredible book, which is packed with activities which will take him around the world and fulfil his wildest dreams.
Keychains are such simple gifts, but this one will provide him with a reminder to ‘drive safe’ every time he leaves, and let him know how much you care.
If he has a soft spot for chocolate as well as whiskey, these cordials will delight him, as each one is filled with a delicious wee dram of the finest cask strength Scotch.
Love is all about writing your own story together, and with Mad Libs he can do exactly that as he fills in the blanks to form a hilarious tale.
Available in a choice of size and frame options, this adorable collage takes 30 of his most precious photographs and arranges them in a heart shape, ready to hang on his office wall.
This cute little book is the perfect size to slip into his briefcase, and is filled with prompts to be filled in about the many reasons why you love him.
Okay, so maybe he doesn’t appreciate flowers as much as you do, but he’ll LOVE this bouquet which is made up of 100% edible jerky blooms, presented in a fun pint glass.
A little mystery is always a good thing, and this pack contains 6 pairs of boxer shorts in who-knows-what color and design, for a fab Valentine’s Day surprise gift for him.
The couple who vacays together, stays together, and with this book he can find over 100 of the most incredible travel destinations to put on your joint travel bucket list.
If he’s always stuck for date night ideas, why not gift him this box which contains 60 cards that come either pre-printed with suggestions, or blank so you can add your own.
This beautiful leather bracelet will be a constant reminder of your love for him, as it features a gold or silver charm which is engraved with a message in your own handwriting.
Let love blossom with a set of 9 clip-on red roses, which are designed to be attached to his beard! These blooms are guaranteed not to wilt, just like your love for him.
Sentimental and practical, this rustic wooden spoon is hand carved from olive wood in the shape of a heart, to add a scoop of love to every meal he serves.
Highly unusual, this wood slice photo makes an interesting change from the usual framed photo, and can be engraved on the back with a message of your choosing.
Fill this decorative six-pack box with bottles of his favorite beer and then fill in the attached greetings card for the perfect home-made/store bought hybrid gift this Valentine’s Day.
Now every meal can be made with love when he has this adorable red heart shaped Casserole from Le Creuset, which can be used in the oven or on the stovetop.
This beautiful set contains 12 prompted aerograms which are designed to be filled in, sealed, and then read at a later date, for a nostalgic reminder of times gone past.
Cute and whimsical, this tee is ideal for the animal loving man in your life, as it features a pair of adorable hedgehogs (or should we say hedgehugs), sharing a warm embrace.
Even small gestures like making each other a cup of coffee are romantic, and this pair of mugs shows just how sweet it can be as they share a caffeine-filled kiss.
Add a kick to his cocoa with this tin of sweet and spicy wedges, which have been created using quality dark chocolate, before being infused with delicious Tabasco sauce.
Four Across is a fun game for two people, and this one has that little something extra as, instead of the standard circle cut-outs, it features hearts and both your first names.
The English Bulldog is the epitome of strength and class in the canine world, and this one is multi-talented as he’s shown riding a trike on the front of this masculine hoodie.
Whether he prefers waffles, paninis, or hash browns (or any other batter-based goody), this little gadget will create them to perfection in the shape of a sweet loving heart.
He’ll really get the meat sweats when he receives this jerky bouquet, which contains 4 varieties of dried, exotic meats such as elk and venison, making a grand total of 20 delicious sticks.+
Who does he think he is? Well, this DNA testing kit will tell him for sure, not only about his ancestry, but also as a valuable insight into his overall health and wellbeing.
Any fan of baseball will be bowled over with this unique piece of artwork, which not only features his favorite stadium, but also handwritten details of players or games throughout history.
Presented in a handmade wooden box, this delightful vegetable based soap combines two symbols of love – the heart and the lotus – in one beautifully scented romantic bar.
These greetings cards are just the right side of sweet without being sickly, as they contain a hidden bar of delicious dark chocolate with a smooth sea salt caramel center.
See how your relationship deepens with this sweet 3 year journal which asks the same question 3 times over but 12 months apart, which you both must answer every single day.
You might love him to the moon and back, but any Star Wars fan will appreciate the sentiment on this light saber keychain even more.
Music lovers will adore this wooden pick whether they play guitar or not, as it comes engraved with your own message, and can be presented in a sweet matching box.
Tommy Hilfiger Cambridge Wallet
All men love a good wallet, so go with the best and you’ll make him a very happy man this Valentine’s Day. The gorgeous Cambridge wallet from Tommy Hilfiger is made with 100% cowhide leather, and features all the compartments and card slots he’ll need to keep everything together.
Prescription for Love Red Hots Candy
Is he feeling lovesick this Valentine’s Day? Dr. Feelgood has the prescription. This novelty gift set includes two medicine bottle (they look just like the real thing!), two boxes of Red Hots candy to fill them up, and a doctor’s note. It’s all packed in a white pharmacy bag for major authenticity.
74 DIY Valentine Gifts for Him
Delicious and oh so cute, these fortune cookies are colored pink for Valentine’s Day and aren’t too complicated to make. Just fill them with cheesy pick-up lines for a fun Valentine’s gift.
If you’re planning on celebrating cupid’s day at home this year, brighten the place up with this professional looking banner which can be made easily with just a few crafty items.
Grab an edible marker and you can brighten up his Valentine’s Day lunch by writing a sentimental (or risqué) message and decorating it with hearts, flowers, or any design you like.
Take his favorite photographs and turn them into this home-made pop up photo box, which you can make using an old wooden box and some scrapbooking paper.
Use wood slices in various sizes to create this wonderfully raw and beautiful heart, which can be made in any size you like to suit the room he’s going to hang it in.
Bring a touch of the outdoors in this Valentine’s Day with this ‘sticks and stones’ tutorial which shows you how to create sweet keepsakes from nature’s own craft supply.
A super simple DIY idea, these notebooks make perfect Valentine’s Day gifts for him if he is an avid list maker or note-taker, and they couldn’t be easier to make.
With a little bit of care, a lightbulb can be hollowed out and turned into one of these really sweet Valentine’s gifts, which can also be adapted to suit the occasion or recipient.
Create his own blend of tea by following this guide, which shows you how to make your own teabags with the sweetest little heart tags on the end of the string.
Take a clear craft box and turn it into a deliciously romantic home-made gift by filling it with all his favorite candies and adding the printable label attached to this fab blog.
Playing on the age-old tradition of carving your names into a tree trunk, this idea is much kinder to trees and makes a heartfelt gift for Valentine’s Day or ‘just because’.
Use this simple hack to turn ordinary paperclips into cute little heart-shaped ones by bending the clip as shown, then slip them into his office drawer when he’s not looking.
Carving initials is symbolic of forever love, but it’s not that kind to trees. Use a cut branch to make a more planet-friendly version which he can keep on his desk.
Some initials just ‘go’ together, don’t they? Take your doodling out of the school note books and onto his glassware by following this simple DIY for a classic etched tumbler.
No matter how much they moan about them, socks make essential gifts for men, so jazz his up a bit with this tutorial, which shows you how to turn them into a manly bouquet.
You could use these marbled crayon hearts to make so many things – a piece of wall art, perhaps, or an ornament for his desk – and what’s more they’re a lot of fun to do.
Incredibly easy to put together, this jar of hugs and kisses makes the perfect sweet treat for a Hershey loving man, and this tutorial includes a free printable label, too.
Word tile art is everywhere, and with good reason. Follow these easy steps to create your own ‘Love You’ piece and place it in a vibrant red frame for a stunning finish.
So much fun to do, this DIY involves scrunching up tissue paper and then rolling it into roses, before gluing them into place on a painted cardboard heart.
Whether it’s an intimate dinner for two or a more relaxed affair with friends, make sure the conversation doesn’t run dry with these pretty glass stones which will spark a healthy debate.
Marshmallows, chocolate, and Graham crackers – what S’more could he want? Mix them all together in this handy mason jar gift idea and attach the free printable label included.
Cute but understated, this ‘Be Mine’ banner is perfect for adding a romantic touch to Valentine’s Day décor without being over the top, and it all comes in a free printable download.
If he’s into wildlife and/or birdwatching, these bird feeders make a thoughtful gift as they are made in the shape of a heart, and will keep his feathered friends happy all year long.
These leather conversation hearts can be used for so many things – keychains, jewelry, and even zipper charms for his gym bag, and can be stamped with whatever message you like.
Mason jars make great DIY gift ideas, and this Valentine’s Day one can be adapted to include lots of little things you know he’d appreciate, like gum, candy, and maybe some handy toothpicks, too.
Take the pressure off him having to always decide where to go for date night with this fun homemade gift, which will give him plenty of ideas (which you’ve already pre-picked!)
Who knew love came in a tube? These little glass containers full of Valentine’s-themed candy are perfect as little sweet treats for him, and they make awesome party favors, too.
Get his favorite photos off the phone and into his hands with this super cute photo box, which makes a beautiful Valentine’s Day gift for him to keep on his desk.
These fabric envelopes full of candy are SO cute, and you can hang them anywhere (or everywhere) so he’ll have an endless supply of his favorite treats all day long.
These DIY beer labels will put a fun finishing touch to his favorite bottles of beer, and all you need is a printer, puffy paint, and something to stick the labels on with.
Keep him hydrated right through Feb 14th with these cute ‘Love Potion’ labels, which can be printed at home and attached to his water bottle to make him smile throughout the day.
A little imagination goes a long way with this DIY gift idea, as you turn various candy bars into a romantic message for him to read (and devour) on Valentine’s Day.
Unashamedly romantic, this gift idea may well move him to tears as he reads all the reasons why you love him on the back of the photos you’ve attached to the balloons.
Photo frames make great gifts, but it can be hard to find one which is out of the norm. These copper wire hearts make a great alternative, and can be made in mere minutes.
This fun gift is small enough for him to keep in his pocket, and will give him a ‘virtual’ kiss whenever he misses you (with the added bonus of a photo, too).
Gorgeously rustic and just right for a romantic night in, these DIY log candle holders cost next to nothing to make, and are reminiscent of a sweet and innocent love.
A little fiddly but SO worth it, this make-at-home gift is full of romance, and is perfect as a Valentine’s Day gift for men who appreciate the little things in life.
If the way to your man’s heart is through his stomach, bake him a loaf of something delicious, and then wrap it in one of these adorable free printable bread wrappers.
Add a little heat to Valentine’s Day with this quick and easy DIY. Take one jar, fill it with Hot Tamales Candies, and then attach a handwritten label with your message of choice.
If he loves chocolate but it’s a little impersonal, print out these free wraps and replace the standard ones already on the bar, before filling in the ‘to’ and ‘from’.
Forget wrapping paper, hide a bottle of wine inside one of these adorable hand-embroidered linen wine bags, add a free printable label, and he’ll have a gift he can use again and again.
Add a fun touch to home-baked (or store bought) cupcakes with these free printable lyric cake toppers, which feature some of the best (and worst) love lyrics of all time.
This may be a Valentine’s Day gift for him, but you’ll want it on display all year because despite how easy it is to create, it will make a stunning addition to any room.
He’ll never forget the moment you give him these giant Cupid’s arrow balloons! They’re super big so they’ll definitely make an impression, and they have the signature arrows that Cupid uses to make the world go round. Paired with a thoughtful card you’re all set.
These stacked heart candles will set the right mood lighting for Valentine’s day, and you two can continue to use them until they’re all melted away. The colorful red hearts are stacked one on top of another for a unique homemade gift that is sure to be well-received.
A delightful play on words sums up this Valentine’s day gift you can make yourself for your man. It lines a notebook with a wood cover and is inscribed with the words Wood You Be Mine? on it. You can give him a blank notebook, or fill it up with recollections of times you’ve shared.
Decorate the walls not just during Valentine’s Day but all year long with this pretty canvas. Just because it looks store bought doesn’t mean it’s hard to make. You’ll find it surprisingly easy to make and have the results turn out great just like the picture.
Wear your heart on your sleeve—no really! It’s not a metaphor. You can actually wear your heart on your sleeve this Valentine’s Day, and give it away to the one you love. Follow the instructions on this tutorial and you’ll have the most romantic patches ever.
With these printables you’re just minutes away from the right Valentine’s gift for him. Just stick these cards onto his favorite things, things he enjoys all the time or as special treats. Works great for making a last minute gift look thoughtful and planned.
Don’t let Hallmark have all the fun, give him one of these Valentine cards and he’ll be getting something that isn’t generic and mainstream. It’s the sort of card he’ll want to hold onto and not just toss after reading. Choose your favorite of the two or give him both.
Bring it back to grade school with this Valentine’s Day gift. You’ll remember your first crush, your first kiss, and your first love. Stack the deck and set it up so that no matter which one your sweetheart chooses, it comes up Happy Valentine’s Day.
Write your heart out with this chalkboard Valentine. It lets you write and rewrite on it just like a real chalkboard so you can let him know exactly how you feel about him. It can also serve as a place to leave messages to each other once Valentine’s is over.
Don’t get your card from the store this Valentine’s Day—create it yourself and put your heart into it. No one knows the words your Valentine wants to hear but you. Make it count this time and say exactly what you want—I love You, Happy Valentine’s Day, Be Mine—the choice is yours.
Say Happy Valentine’s Day, spruce up all your little pillows, and use up the old material you have lying around the house all at once with this awesome pillow-making tutorial. Make a rhinestone Valentine’s heart, a pillow that says “love” and re-use old sweaters—this is real at home upcycled DIY’ing.
Say “I Love You” and rub it in! We can’t think of a better way to say Happy Valentine’s Day than combining two awesome things: chocolate and massage. This tutorial shows you how to pamper your special someone and make your Valentine’s Day sizzling and tasty.
Speaking of tasty—the best thing you can do for your Valentine this year is get up early and make them breakfast in bed. You’ll be a Valentine’s Day champion before the day starts when you wake up your sweetie with a plate full of delicious pancakes shaped like hearts.
Kiss, kiss. He can have your sweet kisses with him all the time with this DIY idea. You take pictures of yourself blowing him a kiss, then print the picture on a series of cards, then put them all together. Once you’re done, he’ll have a flip book of kisses from you.
Turn an old deck of cards into a love letter that lasts all year long. There’s one message a week to keep your Valentine going when they miss you the most. The instructions are easy to follow. Give yourself some time for this one. It will be worth the effort.
Wrap your arms around your loved ones this Valentine’s Day with a homemade hug pillow. This one is originally designed for kids to send to a mom or dad who’s out of town, but it makes a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for a long distance relationship.
If you would do anything to be together but simply can’t, it is time to give him a heart attack. That’s right, this fun DIY project will allow you to send him a box that is absolutely bursting with love. An awesome craft to complete, it is both simple and cost effective.
A Kiss A Day Makes the Time Go Away—that’s the theme behind this cute Valentine’s Day gift. You take a plastic baggie, a chocolate kiss, and a sweet message from the heart, and put them all together in a big bundle. You can make as many as you like, depending on how long you’re going to be apart.
Gobble, gobble, gobble, your sweetheart will eat this one up. Make him or her a Pac Man t-shirt this Valentine’s Day, and they’ll realize how hungry you are for their love. Download the stencil, get out two t-shirts, your iron and ironing board, and you’ll have a one-of-a-kind Valentine’s Day gift in minutes
Guys, if you think making a DIY Valentine’s Day gift is beyond your capabilities, think again. This one is so simple a toddler can do it. All you need is a used toilet paper roll, red paint, and a blank greeting card. Stamp your love all over the place and write her a sweet message.
Moms and girlfriends are allowed to give men a pair of boxers on Valentine’s Day. This one is for the girlfriend to give though—it’s a simple pattern for a pair of black and white boxers, with a red embroidered heart and the word “Love” in the middle.
Bowties are stylish, classic, and not all men can pull them off. If your special Valentine has what it takes to rock a bowtie, then get this instructional and make him a quick last minute Valentine’s Day gift. He’ll wow them at work and out on the town when he shows up wearing this.
DIY don’t get any simpler than this. All you’ll need is a white or red ceramic mug and a good ol’ sharpie and you’re halfway there. Rock the outside of the mug personalized love messages from the heart, and fill the mug with Valentine’s Day candy. It’s really that simple.
Here’s another one that won’t take you more than five minutes to make, but will fill his days with love for years to come. How to do it? Take the wooden hangers in his closet, and paint a little red heart in the middle of each one of them—badda-bing, badda-boom—you’re done. Valentine’s DIY solved.
Ladies, you really want to prove to him how much you love him this Valentine’s Day? Plan an entire year of dates. This will show your commitment to him, and the fact that you came up with dates means you really mean it. Follow the simple instructions and he’ll love it.
You will have shared many amazing memories with your boyfriend or husband, ones which you’ll cherish for the rest of your days. Make this DIY photo strip box for Valentine’s Day this year and remind him of all those memories you hold dear to your heart.
Slippers make a perfect gift – who doesn’t want their feet to feel cozy? But this DIY idea goes a step further by inspiring you to fill those new slippers with some of his favorite goodies and snacks, whether they’re sweet or savory. Making a gift for him from scratch ensures that he will love it.
This blog post contains a great DIY idea for you to make for your husband or boyfriend on Valentine’s Day. Take a jar and fill it with some Reese’s peanut butter cups and place a sticker on the bottom, each with a reason why you love him.
If your man lives far away from you, make sure that he has constant access to your love in the form of ‘open when letters’. With information on how to create them on the following page, he will end up with a series of letters that contain messages to be opened at specific times.
Does he miss your kisses every single time that he goes away? Of course he does. If you have been thinking of a way to make the distance easier, have a read of this ingenious blog that will show you how to send him an array of your kisses in the mail.
There’s nothing like a sensory experience to make your Valentine’s go from “not” to “hot”. Take some inspiration from this blog post and see what you can come up with when thinking of your husband. You know what he likes so work with that and you’ll have the perfect gift.
It’s absolutely vital that you spend time as a couple, especially if you have children together. Using this blog post, put together this A Year in Dates box for your husband this Valentines’ Day and you’ll have at least one date a month planned for the next year.
Everyone’s love story is unique to them, and this should be celebrated. Make this beautiful piece of art this Valentine’s Day and show your other half how much you appreciate them. By using maps, you can show off the places where you met, married, and lived, which are so important to your story.
Valentine’s Day is all about showing your friends and loved ones how much they mean to you. Whether the man you’re shopping for is a significant other or a guy friend, you can always find the perfect gift that fits in with his personality, style, and interests for Valentine’s Day.
Want to go DIY this Valentine’s Day? Check out our list of 2020 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas.