Valentine’s Day honours love in all of its manifestations, from legendary romances to familial relationships. And then there’s platonic love between friends. On February 13, there’s a whole holiday dedicated to the best friends who have stuck by you through thick and thin. But what are the best Galentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day presents for friends?
Find something thoughtful, amusing, and sweet, just like them! These small gifts do not have to cost a fortune. Show your friends how much you value them by picking gifts that suit their personality, which can range from scented candles to stunning clothes to eco-friendly gifts.
There are Valentine’s Day gifts for pals from all walks of life—even those who are impossible to purchase for—whether you’re looking for gifts for nurses, gifts for painters, or gifts for lawyers.
The best-ever Valentine’s Day gifts don’t have to be difficult to find, and you may even find some fantastic last-minute items. In a nutshell, we’ve got your back, just like a good friend should.
Best for Selfie Enthusiasts: Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Instant Film Camera
Available in a fun blush pink color that’s picture-perfect for Valentine’s Day, this instant camera is an innovative take on the classic Polaroid cameras of yesteryear. It takes and prints photos that are the size of credit cards. And it has an automatic flash, so you can take photos when it’s dark indoors or outdoors.
If you’re friends with your supervisor at work, one of these Valentine’s Day gifts for friends might also make a great gift for your boss.
Best for Makeup Enthusiasts: Melixir Vegan Lip Butter
This agave and shea butter lip butter is soothing and hydrating. Formulated to leave lips looking and feeling their best, it comes in a wide variety of fun colors from classic red to poppy orange. Your friend will love its creamy, soft texture. When looking for Valentine’s Day gifts for friends, you may also want to consider these other natural beauty brands.
Best for Friends with A Sweet Tooth: Chocolate-Covered Pretzels Gift Box
You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy chocolate-covered pretzels—and let’s be honest, that’s almost the same thing. These salty-sweet snacks come in flavors that include Valentine’s Day chocolate classics white chocolate, dark chocolate, and peanut butter. If you’re lucky, your BFF may even share some with you!
Best for The Best Friends: Ftd Friendship Bouquet
Have a best friend who loves floral gifts? A friendship bouquet from FTD is a stunning presentation that tells your friend how much you love them! You can include a card to get more specific about that love! Choose roses, a more casual bouquet in a vase they can keep, or a plant that will last way beyond Valentine’s Day!
Best for The Fashionista: Pink Sunglasses
Help her add a pop of style with fun pink sunglasses. After all, pink is always in season, but it’s especially fun when choosing Valentine’s Day gifts for friends!
This contemporary take on cat-eye glasses livens up any look. Made with shiny acetate and a saddle bridge, we love that these sunglasses have a lightweight frame that’s comfortable for everyday wear. It’s also a great gift for golfers who need to keep the sun out of their eyes to play a great game
Best for Couple Friends: Truth or Dare for Couples
When you’re looking for the best gifts for couples, go with a fun choice! This fun game is adorably packaged in a red, pink, and white tin that is picture-perfect for Valentine’s Day. It comes with 50 cards with thought-provoking questions and outrageous dares that will liven up any romantic evening.
Best for Friends Who Love to Accessorize: Vintage-Style Crinkle Scarf
Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well” has gotten the world talking about scarves, so this gift is both timeless and trendy. This vintage-style crinkle scarf is made of a super-soft fabric that feels great against the skin, and it comes in many fun colors, so you can find one to match nearly any outfit. Colors include green, purple, pink, blue, and yellow.
It’s lightweight and has cute fringes that add a fun, breezy touch to any outfit.
Best for The Planner Enthusiast: Etta Vee Layers of Love Life Planner
It’s always a good time of year to start a new planner! This cute planner has a colorful heart design on its sturdy laminate cover and has plated aluminum coils that make it easy to write in while on the go. We love the fun extras, like four sheets of stickers and a snap-in ruler. This also makes a great gift for college students who need to get (and stay) organized!
Best for The Skin Care Enthusiast: Hand Cream Gift Set
The lotions in this gift set will refresh hands in any climate, but they’ll especially be appreciated by those who experience cracked skin due to cold weather. The vegan-friendly creams are thick and rich, and they come in six fragrances: cherry blossom, lavender, rose, jasmine, shea almond, and peony. Want more hydration? Check out our favorite face moisturizers
Best for Dairy Lovers: Colorful Blank Journal
Here’s a colorful blank journal designed to give diarists a smooth, streamlined experience, with a band that keeps it closed. The vivid interior features a different design on each page which makes writing in it extra fun, too. If you’re looking for Valentine’s Day gifts for friends who like to stop and reflect, this is an ideal present.
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