Forget Cards and Candy: These Are the Valentine’s Day Gifts Your SO Actually Wants

Sure, Valentine’s Day is a made-up holiday. But that doesn’t mean you don’t need to get your partner anything. Trust us. And hitting up your local drugstore or grocery chain on February 14 to pick up some last-minute flowers or candy just won’t cut it. No, Valentine’s Day gifts require a bit more effort and planning. That’s where we come in.

This year, why not go all-out for your significant other? Whether they’re a fashion fanatic, a fragrance lover or a watch junkie, there are gifts out there your partner will actually love. And you don’t really need to shell out big bucks to make their heart flutter. We put together a list of 20 thoughtful presents that will score you big points with your SO for as little as $45. But if you want to make a real impression, we’ve got some beauties that’ll earn you plenty of hugs and kisses. Think in-demand opera gloves, a previously sold out scent and, of course, some serious bling. You can thank us later. Now it’s time to shop.

From designer frames that can be worn as glasses or shades to a perfectly matched candle set, here are the best Valentine’s Day gifts. That way it’s super easy to show just how much you love that special someone.