Let’s be real, one of the hardest people to buy a special gift for is actually the person you know the best – your ‘significant other’! When picking out a gift for your love, there is a definite added pressure to go all out and get them something super special. The usual dinner and flowers simply won’t do! So for those of you like me who are always in search of the perfect present, check out my valentine’s day and special occasion gift guide:
I was recently introduced to this super cool new company called Lyric Culture. They take some of your absolute favorite song lyrics and bring them to life visually through stylish, creative, and bold apparel, jewelry, accessories, home goods and more! These gifts are super unique and personal and the prices are reasonable. Take a look at some of my faves:
‘All You Need Is Love’ Reversible Pillows (Set of Two)
Inspired by The Beatles’ hit song, Double sided micro-mink. Hand washable. $49.99
“Bold as Love” by Jimi Hendrix Scarf
Perfect for him or her, your significant other will love this scarf with Jimi Hendrix’s handwritten lyrics to “Bold As Love.” $65.00
Crosstown Traffic Sport Shirt
Jimi Hendrix inspired sport shirt features unique handwritten lyrics inside the cuff and placket with signature embroidery. Available at Bloomingdales and online. $99.00.
Another option is to plan an experience and build a memory together. This is especially great if you are working on a tight budget. There is an incredible array of free events in your city, all it takes is a little research and creativity! Does your sweetheart love the performing arts? Take in a free show at the park! And instead of dinner out an expensive restaurant, plan a romantic picnic. Head to Trader Joe’s and stock up – they have a pretty impressive wallet friendly wine selection
Finally, want to do something super sexy and daring? Then strap on those high heels and perform a private dance! Check out this hot number choreographed by Cassandra Hein (and yes that is me in the black pants and red top Watch the dance and the way through and then stick around to break down the choreography:
So the next time a birthday, anniversary or holiday rolls around, you will be prepared!
Do you have a gift idea? I’d love to hear!