40 Sweet Valentine’s Day Gifts Under $40 For Everyone

December 27, 2021 7 min read

Valentine's Day is the day of love, but it’s also the most perfect time of the year to show you’re the romantic person who knows your loved ones better than anyone else, as choosing a thoughtful Valentine’s Day gift must stem from knowing them very well. Not only for your other half, but February 14 is also a good occasion to show so many important people you appreciate them, from friends, sisters, colleagues to dads and moms and even your kids and pets.

No matter what they’re into, you're sure to find something everyone on your list appreciates here. The best part? All of the gift options listed are affordable and won't hurt your wallet while still being extremely sweet and romantic. 

Scroll down to see our top picks - love is only a few clicks away!

1. The Day I Met You Personalized Pillow

The Day I Met You Personalized Pillow

Let this personalized pillow be a symbol of your love on Valentine's Day. Add your names and customize the skin tones, hairstyles and clothes, so it can really be yours. 

2. Reusable Metal Straw

Reusable Metal Straw

This metal straw is super functional - stick it in a cup of drink and it’ll convey it just fine. It’s dishwasher safe and comes with a cleaning squeegee tool that makes cleaning much easier! 

3. Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils

Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils

With soft, thick cores and richly saturated pigments, these premier colored pencils are ideal for shading and shadows - making them the best Valentine gift for an artist on your list. 

4. Bitters Variety 3-Pack

Bitters Variety 3-Pack

Featuring three of the most essential cocktail bitters, including Angostura, Peychauds and Regans, this bitters variety pack is a must-have for any cocktail geek this Valentine's Day. 

5. I Love You More The End Custom Keychain

I Love You More The End Custom Keychain

Take Valentine's Day as an opportunity to let them know that you love them more than anything else. Designed to withstand daily wear and tear, this custom photo keychain is sure to be a win! 

6. Flower Vase

Flower Vase

This ceramic flower vase is possibly the cutest vase we've ever seen. The vase is hand-painted and can also be used as a wine container if you want! 

7. Ring Light With Tripod

Ring Light With Tripod

This selfie ring light is equipped with three adjustable color modes and 10 brightness levels and is bound to meet the needs of any YouTuber, Vlogger or TikToker in your life.

8. Raaka Chocolate Best-Sellers Trio Gift Box

Raaka Chocolate Best-Sellers Trio Gift Box

If you prefer the traditional Valentine's Day route, get this chocolate gift box. The trio is organic, gluten-free, soy and dairy-free and is packed in a cute gift box.

9. Missing You Is The Heartache Personalized Mug

Missing You Is The Heartache Personalized Mug

Grieving the loss of a dog is never easy. This Valentine's Day, help ease their pain with this personalized mug, which is fully customizable with an advanced selection of dog breeds, backgrounds, skin colors, hairstyles and clothes. 

10. Succulents


Looking for an excellent Valentine gift for a plant person? These succulents will make a big impression and are suitable for practically every decor style!

11. Cold Brew Coffee Maker

Cold Brew Coffee Maker

With an ability toyield up to 16 ounces of coffee concentrate, this cold brew coffee maker is bound to bring a big difference to their morning routine. Professional home brewing has never been this easy.

12. Bourbon Ball Gift Box

Bourbon Ball Gift Box

Instead of chocolate, try to make it different and extra special with this Bourbon ball gift box, which is made with real cream, butter and famous Woodford Reserve Bourbon.

13. Distance Has Nothing On Us Custom Keychain

Distance Has Nothing On Us Custom Keychain

On Valentine's Day and beyond, your bae can take you wherever they go with this custom photo keychain. Plus, it's a great reminder that true love knows no distance. 

14. Travel Stub Diary

Travel Stub Diary

This Valentine’s Day, capture memories of your past adventures together with this travel stub diary. It’s also perfect for preserving travel souvenirs like train tickets, concert tickets, etc.

15. Skin Renewing Masks

Skin Renewing Masks

Pamper your loved ones on the holiday of love with these skin renewing masks. The glass vials are so cute and there are many ingredients and go for the "glow" kit or charcoal detox. 

16. Zippo Brass Pocket Lighter

Zippo Brass Pocket Lighter

Your love is on fire, and this pocket lighter will give your significant person an unexpected surprise. There are many patterns available and it's very well-crafted and classy-looking.

17. Camping Partners For Life Custom Camping Travel Mug

Camping Partners For Life Custom Camping Travel Mug

Make every sip of coffee on your camping trip extra special with this custom travel mug. The background, skin tones, hairstyles and clothes can all be personalized to resemble you and your life-long camping partner!

18. Kombucha Brew Kit

Kombucha Brew Kit

Make Valentine’s Day an experience that you both can enjoy: gift your sweetheart this kombucha brew kit and set a date for an at-home yummy kombucha making. 

19. Date Night Bucket List

Date Night Bucket List

On Valentine, it doesn’t get more exciting than a bucket list that offers a variety of prompts for awesome dating ideas. Whether you've been together for 2 months or 20 years, this is a cute way to have mini adventures.

20. Heart-Shaped Mini Waffle Maker

Heart-Shaped Mini Waffle Maker

Need an idea for Valentine’s Day breakfast? Check out this heart-shaped waffle maker. Simply plug it in and go and you can make single-serve dishes in less than three minutes. 

21. Thank For Being My Daddy Custom Shirt

Thank For Being My Daddy Custom Shirt

Got a dog dad on your Valentine shopping list? A custom shirt featuring his dog on it is sure to be appreciated. Plus, there are over 350 dog pictures to choose from! 

22. Bluetooth Shower Speaker

Bluetooth Shower Speaker

This Bluetooth shower speaker is a must-have if you’re looking for a practical Valentine gift. It has HD audio performance and 5-watts of powerful sound and can be on for up to 10 hours! 

23. Coffee And Chocolate Tasting Box

Coffee And Chocolate Tasting Box

This tasting box is definitely created for the partner who loves coffee and chocolate, together. The gift box contains 4 freshly-roasted coffees, 4 artisan chocolates, and tasting notes for each pairing. 

24. Pop Up Love Card

Pop Up Love Card

Send love to your important people on Valentine’s Day with a pop up love card and they're sure to appreciate it. It's not so cheesy and probably one of the cutest gifts on our list!

25. God Blessed The Broken Road Interlocking Heart Luxury Necklace

God Blessed The Broken Road Interlocking Heart Luxury Necklace

This beautiful interlocking heart necklace goes well with just about any outfit—on February 14 and beyond. Plus, the artwork on the note can be customized and a thoughtful message is sure to put a smile on her face!

26. Lush Cosmetics Gift Set

Lush Cosmetics Gift Set

This Lush gift set full of lavender treats will remind them to take time for self-care. It includes a bubble bar, bath bomb, shower gel and body lotion and is guaranteed to help relax and unwind stress. 

27. Mason Jar Indoor Herb Garden

Mason Jar Indoor Herb Garden

For a green thumb, this self-watering jar makes an excellent Valentine gift. The soil has the right amount of water and you can freely pick the seed of your choice, from basil, cilantro to mint and rosemary. 

28. Minute Mimosa Sugar Cube Trio

Minute Mimosa Sugar Cube Trio

If you're looking for a sweet and feminine gift, this sugar cube trio is the way to go. It’s also fun to watch a glass of bubbly turn into a mimosa or bellini cocktail when you drop the cube into it. 

29. No Need To Knock We Know You're Here Custom Doormat

No Need To Knock We Know You're Here Custom Doormat

Awww, how cute are the sleeping dogs? You can add up to 5 dogs on this custom doormat and names and the recipient is sure to get a kick out of it! 

30. Oster Fondue Pot

Oster Fondue Pot

Gift your partner something you can enjoy too, like this fondue pot, which is absolutely perfect for hosting lively meals for friends and family while saving plenty of time and energy. 

31. Coco Rose Exfoliating Body Scrub

Coco Rose Exfoliating Body Scrub

Does your partner love skincare? Then he or she will love this coco rose body scrub, which will leave their skin feeling soft and refreshed with a light scent of coconut and rose petals.

32. House Slippers

House Slippers

Ensure their feet are always warm and comfortable with these plush slippers. There are plenty of sweet colors to choose from and these will be a big surprise on Valentine’s Day. 

33. Heart-Shaped Tea Bags

Heart-Shaped Tea Bags

Give their tea game an upgrade with these heart-shaped tea bags. Each set includes 5 English breakfast, 5 Earl Grey, 5 White berry and will cheer them up with a love feeling. 

34. Dog Mom Forget Valentine's Day Custom Shirt

Dog Mom Forget Valentine's Day Custom Shirt

It couldn’t be more true. Let your beloved dog mom know that you and their pups love her every day, not just on Valentine’s Day with this custom dog shirt. Brilliant!  

35. Golden State Fruit Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Golden State Fruit Chocolate Covered Strawberries

The gift box contains six strawberries dipped in rich dark, milk and white chocolate coatings and is promised to make their Valentine’s Day delicious. You can't go wrong with this awesome pick! 

36. Rose Cocoa SuperLatte

Rose Cocoa SuperLatte

Treat your Valentine with a rose cocoa latte that is a perfect blend of adaptogens, mushrooms and creamer. The rose is a bit strong at first, but it’s gonna be the best part of their morning!

37. Ceramic Heart-Shaped Dish

Ceramic Heart-Shaped Dish

Heart shape symbolizes love, and Valentine’s Day will be extra sweet with this ring dish holder. It’s so cute and great for rings for the bedroom, bathroom or kitchen. 

38. 2-Pack Mini Portable Chargers

2-Pack Mini Portable Chargers

These portable chargers have 5000mAh capacity so their phone can stay fully charged and convenient everywhere they go. Lightweight, compact, sleek and will fit in your pocket easily!

39. Capri Blue Reed Diffuser

Capri Blue Reed Diffuser

If your recipient is a scent lover, they'll enjoy this stylish diffuser. It gives such a nice subtle scent and will be a hit on Valentine’s Day!

40. No Home Complete Without Dogs Personalized Pillow

No Home Complete Without Dogs Personalized Pillow

Dogs are our best friends, and no home is complete without them! There are many dog breeds available and you can personalize the skin tones, clothes and hairstyles so the artwork on the custom pillow will resemble your family! 

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Wrapping Up

Gift-giving on a budget is an art. Whether you’re shopping for your other half, dad, mom, sister, or friends, there’re plenty of cute and thoughtful Valentine gifts out there. As a special thank you, you can make these gifts personalized and one-of-a-kind just for them and they will burst into happy tears knowing how much you love them.