It's no secret that we LOVE to love at Giving Gifts! We love our customers, our artists, our amazing local and fair trade gifts, our Main Street neighbourhood in Vancouver, and we love you for caring and loving what we do! Another year around the sun has brought us to Valentine's Day 2020 and we have so many beautiful and meaningful gifts at the store just waiting for that special someone. Here is our round up of our favourites in different categories to help inspire your shopping. Head over to our full Valentine's Gift Collection to see more!
For your Boyfriend/Husband
Elegant yet fun with a combination of rich walnut and colourful acrylic, these tie clips come in a variety of colours. Mokajade Designs creates beautiful wooden magnet boards and cufflinks as well. See their full collection of items in our shop here.
A smart and convenient alternative (over wallets and cases) when travelling light in the city and networking during group events. Made of beautiful solid, domestic wood by local artist Konisa Studio.
The fibers of this brush raise beard hairs and work up your shave soap into a luxurious lather. Toss the shaving foam can and give his face what it deserves! Pair with Olivina shave cream for a perfect gift combo.
For your Kids
Developed by global education expert Homa Tavangar and the creators of Barefoot Books’ bestselling Mindful Kids deck, Global Kids includes 50+ hands-on activities divided into 5 categories to teach children about crafts, food, games, festivals and ways of helping others around the world.
This sweatshirt is so soft, it feels like a loving hug. Made in California with soft Hacci fabric and printed with "kindness over everything". A perfect gift to remind that special kid in your life what is important and make them feel loved.
Made especially for kids! A 100% natural custom blend of pure essential oils to help support a calming, balancing and relaxing bedtime ritual helping children drift off into sweet dreams.
For your Girlfriend/Wife
We love this adjustable heart ring by the Starfish Project. They restore hope to exploited women in Asia. Every purchase of the Ada Silver Heart Ring means exploited women and girls can begin experiencing freedom as it helps out 12 women in the red light district.
What doesn't say Valentine's Day like a cozy sweatshirt with LOVED embroidered across the heart!? Relaxed fit, perfect for lounging, layering in yoga or at the gym. Made in Los Angeles.
Love Unconditionally is a lightly scented spray that promotes the vibration of love in and around you. Spray daily to connect with your heart's centre.
This Spa in a Box contains everything for an at-home spa experience. The Calming box is suitable for all skin types, especially sensitive, damaged and reactive. Each box contains product for 2-3 at home facials, as well as a scented soy candle, organic cotton face cloth, and calming bath salts. Boxes also available in Nourishing and Balancing sets.
Promote glowing skin, reduce puffiness and give skin a natural energy boost with this Rose Quartz Facial Roller & Face Oil duo. Perfect for Valentine's Day gifting with its cute reusable pink travel pouch!
LOVE Giving Crate - From $100
Treat her to the ultimate gift! This Giving Crate is made from the heart and is filled with gorgeous gifts that will make anyone feel special. We have lots of different crates for you to choose from here, or you can contact us with a custom request!
For your Mom and Close Friends:
Valentine's Gift Sets - $15 to $45
Our gift sets are great and easy gifts for anyone you want to send some love! They work for friends, or why not show yourself some love? Each one is full of beautiful locally made natural body care products, and more! There is a limited supply of these adorable sets, complete with heart boxes, so be sure to pop by soon and grab your favourite! Prices range from $15 - $45, available in store only or email us to arrange courier delivery.
Keep your loved ones cozy and oh so stylish in this soft infinity scarf. Perfect for early spring outfits! Made in Vancouver.
This gorgeous hammered Heart Necklace is handmade with 14kt Gold or Sterling Silver. It looks beautiful hanging straight or can be worn with the heart dangling elegantly on the side.
Give the gift of Good Energy! Lovingly hand assembled by Altar Apothecary in Vancouver. Each one is unique. We are featuring the rose quartz bundle here for Valentine's day, but there are a variety of other crystals available.
GOLEM Designs heart bowls and mugs - $45-$60 (in store only)
Made by hand in Vancouver, these are absolutely one of the cutest Valentine's Day gifts you could choose for your Mom, Sister, BFFs... almost anyone! We have blue or pink bowls, and blue, pink, grey or mustard mus to choose from.
The most delicious chocolates that only come out once a year right in time for Valentines Day! We love the combination of passionfruit and caramel dipped in dark chocolate - they are pure love in every bite!
Gifts for Yourself
Does your skin need a little glow? This BKIND pastel pink clay face mask will now be your skin's best friend. This mask will reduce redness, uniform the complexion and repair the damage, while leaving your skin incredibly soft and glowing.
The Moonchild Tarot is a new tool of meditation that has been carefully crafted to align with your light. To help you shine, play, or dive deep within the waters of your heart, in seeking out new worlds of magic and medicine.
Pukalily’s aromatherapy rollerballs are formulated with a special blend of essential oils from plants. Each bottle of LOVE contains a few pieces of reiki charged rose quartz and the scent is designed to inspire love, harmony and compassion.
Valentine's Day Cards
You'll find every type of Valentine's card you can imagine at Giving Gifts! They are all created by local artists. We have a few of our cards online, but if you live in Vancouver be sure to come by and have a look at our full collection. We guarantee that you'll get a smile, and likely a kiss or two too!
Sticks & Stones Heart stones - $2 each (in store only)
Hand painted by Jane of Sticks & Stones, on stones collected locally, they are the cutest little add-ons or mini Valentine's gifts for anyone you want to send a little love to. Each one is totally unique, just like them!
Thanks for reading!
There are so many gift ideas at the store, so if you live close by, we'd love to see you at the store and are ready to help you choose the perfect gift. Be sure to check out our online collection here as well. Don't forget, you can order online and pick up in store at your convenience.
Thanks for Giving Gifts this Valentine's Day!
From the team @givinggiftsca