Have you been a bit of a slacker this Valentine’s Day? If the holiday is creeping up and you still haven’t done your shopping, there’s no need to fret. We’ve found some perfectly awesome gift ideas that will make your Valentine sweetheart absolutely jump with delight. There are playful, useful and fun ideas for kids, couples and coworkers. There are romantic gifts and delicious gifts that make every day a celebration. Plus we’ve pretty much kept the price range at a minimum, with a few small exceptions for particularly exceptional gift ideas.
Even though time might be running short, everything on our list can be at your door in a flash with free two day shipping if you’re an Amazon Prime member. If you’re not, there’s never been a better time to sign up for the amazing access you’ll get to movies, music and more, along with that lightning fast free shipping deal. And remember, if you’re really in a pinch, eGift cards can be delivered instantaneously as you’ll discover in suggestion number 10.
So here’s to hearts and flowers, and abundant expressions of genuine love and affection. Check out our Top 10 Best Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas.1. Best Cute & Clever Gift: MGbeauty Sports Car Wireless Mouse
It would be hard to find a more cute and clever last minute gift for Valentine’s Day than this sporty little wireless mouse. It’s a perfect present if you’re searching for something fun and inexpensive of your co-worker, boyfriend or your husband who’s a car enthusiast. Just imagine them vroom-vrooming this sports car shaped beauty around their desk. The fact that it’s also built with ergonomics in mind, seems like it will make work or play a whole lot more fun. Shopping for a fun last minute Valentine for your daughter? How about a pink wireless mouse reminiscent of a VW Bug? This fancy pink mouse pad would be a fun little gift for her too.
Price: $10.90Buy the MGbeauty Sports Car Wireless Mouse here. 2. Best Romantic Movie: Shakespeare In Love
There’s nothing more fun for a Valetine’s Day date than to stay at home with a great romantic movie. In this classic sexy smash hit, young Will Shakespeare finds himself needing some passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer’s block, and a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts his words flowing like never before. Never mind that his new love is promised to marry someone else, but she’s successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will’s latest production. Make your movie night even more awesome with some delectable chocolate covered strawberries to snack on. If you’re looking for another incredibly romantic movie, Dirty Dancing offers up all the love and a lot of heat, if you know what I mean.
Price: $7.99Buy the Shakespeare In Love DVD here. 3. Best Toast to Love: Sweet Red & Bubbly Wine Gift Set
The perfect beginning (or end) to a lovely Valentine’s Day evening is to celebrate your love with a delicious glass of wine and a bit of dark chocolate. Perhaps you didn’t know that chocolate has been considered an important aphrodisiac for thousands of years. This wine and chocolate surprise will definitely get the loving feelings flowing which is what makes it a great gift idea. This sweet gift set includes a bottle of Blazing Straddle Sweet Red. Bright like a sunrise over the dusty plains, this little number shows her flexibility with limber cherry and blackberry notes, then finishes tighter than a lace velvet corset. This gift also features a bottle of Cougar Semi-Sparkling. This Prosecco style wine bursts on the tongue with bubbles that tickle the mouth, but don’t overwhelm the senses, and features sweet flavors of tropical fruits and a light sparkle. These lovely bottles come with two nine-ounce stemless Naked Winery logo wine glasses, and a 3.5 ounce bar of Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolate, made with 60% cacao for a deep and sophisticated flavor. If your Valentine is a lover of big bold red wines, the Naked Winery Red Hot Trio might make a great gift. If you’re both just starting to test the wine waters, the “Sweet Thing” Bundle gives you some easy drinking whites to get your palate prepared for many more wine adventures.
Price: $56Buy the Sweet Red & Bubbly Wine Gift Set here. 4. Best Last Minute Jewelry Find: 10K Gold Cushion Checkerboard Cut Ruby Earrings
These gorgeous ruby earrings have the definite wow factor for your Valentine. With five carats of lab created rubies, this drop earrings are a perfectly beautiful gift idea for your lady love. The sparkling deep red rubies are cushion and checkerboard cut to give them the maximum glitter factor at a minimum price. The 10K gold settings will make sure your sweetie’s ears don’t get irritated, and the snap back closure will keep them safely attached. If she prefers stud earrings, square cut ruby studs are also gorgeous, and when set in sterling silver, supremely affordable. Natural ruby earrings cost a pretty penny more, but even they’re a great deal. The beauty of lab created gemstones is that you can afford much larger stones, and they don’t suffer the inclusions of many natural gemstones. A flawless natural ruby is nearly unafforable for most.
Price: $80.30 (10 percent off MSRP)Buy the 10k Gold Cushion Checkerboard Cut Ruby Earrings here. 5. Best Cool Gear Gift for Guys: Samsung Gear S3 Frontier
This Valentine’s Day, get your sweetie the smartwatch that’s engineered for adventure. It’s a super cool techie toy that performs a full range of smart watch functions. With the Samsung Gear S3, he can pay for dinner right from his wrist, track his location, and withstand any kind of inclement weather. He can get your loving texts, calls, and get notifications directly from this Bluetooth connected watch. Plus it will increase his ability to get fit. This nifty watch’s built-in GPS keeps track of his activity and makes it easy to share his location. With military-grade performance, the Gear S3 resists water, dust, extreme temperatures, and the occasional drop. He can customize his Gear S3 with interchangeable watch bands. And while this watch is pretty bomb proof, a rugged screen protector wouldn’t hurt if your guy likes to play hard.
Price: $299.99 (14 percent off MSRP)Buy the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier here. 6. Best Gift for Your Chef – Le Creuset Shallow Dutch French Oven
Your Valentine might just make it a saucy evening if you give them this gorgeous red Le Creuset dutch oven. Perfect for slow simmering a pot of marinara or bolognese, beautiful for boiling up a batch of soup, or really righteous for rising and baking a loaf of rustic bread, this glorious dutch oven is a favorite gift for anyone who loves to cook. I made a gorgeous Tikka Masala in mine just last night. The colorful, long-lasting exterior enamel resists chipping and cracking, while the interior enamel is engineered to resist staining and dulling. Believe me, once you simmer something that has tomatoes or a lot of colorful spices, you’ll be absolutely amazed at the easy clean up. And who could resist a gorgeous red dutch oven on this holiday all about love? If your sweetie hasn’t cooked in a dutch oven before, get them a great cookbook to show them the ropes. Le Creuset stoneware is another terrific gift idea. From bread pans to casserole dishes, things bake to perfection.
Price: $129.95Buy the Le Creuset Shallow Dutch French Oven here. 7. Best Tasty Treats – Golden State Fruit Valentine’s Gift Crate
When you’re searching for the perfect Valentine’s Day present, sometimes it’s best to take the safe route and deliver a gift just filled with tasty treats for the holiday. Food is, hands down, always a crowd pleaser, and whether you’re giving it to someone with a family, or you’re getting it to share with your sweetie, this yummy package is bound to impress. The gorgeous gift crate is filled with the kind of delicious treats no one would turn down. Start with a giant hand dipped caramel and milk chocolate coated apple, decorated with dark and white chocolate drizzle, perfect for sharing. It also includes decadent chocolate covered cherries along with dark chocolate covered almonds. Foil wrapped solid milk chocolate hearts add that special Valentine touch, and two sweet-tart apples accompany gourmet Fudge Fatale and hand made Caramel Sauce to complete the package. Yum. Looking for something more fruity and a little less sweet? The Valentine Treasures Fruit Basket is sure to be a hit. If you’re nuts about your Valentine, give them a gift that shows them so.
Price: $40.99Buy the Best Tasty Treats – Golden State Fruit Valentine’s Gift Crate here. 8. Best Valentine Gift for Cool Kids – Mini Heart Print Gliders
Gliders can provide hours of fun for your little ones, so what better way to delight them on Valentine’s Day? These mini-gliders are printed with hearts, so your kiddos will know you’re loving them every time they play with these fun toy airplanes. The fun foam gliders are easy to assemble and they’re light enough that even if your kids decide to fly them in the house, there’s not much chance they’ll cause any damage. If you live where the weather is already nice, the balsa wood glider will fly high and long, and be the source of hours of giggles. Once your kids have mastered their flying skills, get the a glider with a prop and wheels, and make friends with your neighbors, because these will likely fly over the fence.
Price: $6.96Buy the Mini Heart Print Gliders here. 9. Best Sunny Wake Up Call – IPEAK Colored Sunrise Wake Up Light Alarm Clock
If your Valentine is anything like mine, the morning wake up call can seem pretty harsh. Either the loud bedside clock radio or, even worse, the buzzer, is a horribly jarring way to start the day for any of us. Wouldn’t it be so much more pleasant to awaken to soft light and the comforting sounds of the forest, birds or waves? The light therapy gently eases you back to consciousness after a lovely night’s sleep. This cool clock is so much more than a timepiece. It’s an awesome Valentine’s Day gift idea that keeps giving every day. If winter’s darkness is a big issue for your sweetie, get them a HappyLight to keep on their desk.
Price: $29.99 (63 percent off MSRP)Buy the IPEAK Colored Sunrise Wake Up Light Alarm Clock here. 10. Best Valentine’s Day Gift Card – Amazon.com Gift Card in Gold Hearts Box
The greatest Valentine’s Day gift you can give anyone is the choice to get whatever their sweet heart desires. With an Amazon gift card all packed up with hearts and a pretty bow, you can deliver the ultimate in thoughtfulness and love by letting them choose from thousands of options on Amazon.com. Wow, I sure hope I get one of these. If you’ve really waited until the last minute, and I do mean last possible moment, you can give them the perfect present instantly with an Amazon eGift card. In fact, there are many eGift cards to choose from for restaurants, national retailers and more.
Price: $25 – $200Buy the Amazon.com Gift Card in Gold Hearts Box here. Heavy, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by linking to Amazon. Our product recommendations are guided solely by our editors. We have no relationship with manufacturers.