As if we don't already do so much, come Valentine's Day it's socially encouraged to think beyond the ordinary when
scrambling to find a last-minute shopping for a Cupid's Day gift. Ahead, a V-Day primer on creative picks for the special friend or man-child in your life, whether you've been dating for ages or are freshly cuffed (mazel!).
The newly launched wireless earbuds from Apple respond with a simple tap system, and make an easy gift for techies and clumsy people who routinely break their headphone cables🙋.
They sync up to Siri so you can discreetly hear the news even on a crowded subway, plus they're catnip for runners who spend at least 10 percent of their time untangling wires at a red light.
Wireless Airpods, $159; apple.com.
Sculptural trivets for the ones who consider pot holders and bar coasters their primary countertop protection.
Spiral Trivet Set, $24; supergoodthing.com.