28 Valentine's Day Gifts That Aren't Cheesy

We love love!

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Valentine's Day has a way of bringing out all of that extra love we've been storing away (thanks, Hallmark holidays), and in the middle of a pandemic we can use as much of it as we can get. If you're on the gift-giving (opens in new tab) end this year—whether it's for yourself, your BFF (opens in new tab), or your partner—find all of the inspo you need from these meaningful, non-cheesy Valentine's Day gift ideas, ahead.

Rachel Epstein is an editor at Marie Claire, where she writes and edits culture, politics, and lifestyle stories ranging from op-eds to profiles to ambitious packages. She also manages the site’s virtual book club, #ReadWithMC. Offline, she’s likely watching a Heat game, finding a new coffee shop, or analyzing your cousin's birth chart—in no particular order.