Valentine's Day is almost here, and if you're still racking your brains on what to give your special someone (or friends), then, read along because we've got some great ideas for you!
Finding the perfect gift for your partner and friends can be hard. Sure, there are plenty of ways to show your loved ones you care about them, but if you want plus points, you might want to consider giving them something based on their love language this year.
In this day and age, communication is one of the most important foundations for a long-lasting relationship. Sometimes, most of us tend to forget that how we want to be loved doesn't necessarily apply to others. Knowing your love language and that of your loved ones' is a great tool to learn more about each other better, and provide and receive love in more meaningful ways. Basically, it defines how we love and how we want to be loved.
If you don't know their love languages, don't worry! Just pick one from each love language gift ideas and your loved ones will surely feel special on the most romantic day of the year!
Surprise! Actions don't always speak louder than words, especially if your partner's top love language is Words of Affirmation. These people thrive on hearing encouraging words. Giving them affirmations (as simple as saying, "I love you") and showing that you appreciate them is important. Here are some gift ideas that'll do the trick:
Create a picture book for your partner! Recapture your favorite moments together and write special messages to make them feel even more special.
We Are Not Really Strangers' Relationship Expansion Pack
Warning: Feelings may arise. This is the disclaimer you will find when you shop on We Are Not Really Stranger's site. This expansion pack is perfect for you and your partner to dig deeper into your relationship. It has 54 cards and wildcards with prompts such as:
List compliments and the thing you love about them the most (the more specific, the better) on individual scrap of paper and put them in a cute and personalized jar that they can read for a good pick-me-up whenever they need it! This effort is not just for Valentine's Day — it's meant to remind you to keep this going on the regular.
People with Acts of Service as their love language feel loved the most when you go out of your way to help them and do things for them. Showing that you can be a good support system and serving them out of love makes them feel valued. In fact, as simple as helping them do the dishes can make their heart flutter.
Cook their favorite meal
Plan a date and prepare a home-cooked meal just for them! They will love it more knowing that you made an effort to cook and prepare it yourself. It's a thoughtful gift to make your special someone feel appreciated. Make it even more romantic by decorating the place with candles and flowers!
Like IOU coupons, it's one of the best things you can give to an "Acts of Service" person! You can be as specific as you can be if you know your partner well enough, or you can add "special coupons," which they can use for just about any requests. It's an effective way to give them what they actually want and will appreciate.
People with this love language don't necessarily thrive on receiving material stuff and are actually far from being materialistic. Sure, they love being spoiled from time to time, but more than the gift itself, they appreciate the thought and effort behind it.
Night Sky Poster
Here's a unique gift for your partner! Commemorate a special memory you had with them with a Night Sky Poster. Just send the special date (anniversary, the day you met, their birthday, etc.), add your dedication, and they will create a poster of the night sky on that night. Have it framed to make it more special!
5 Senses Gift Idea
Instead of giving them one big gift, spoil them with small gifts that fall under the five senses (touch, sound, taste, sight, and smell). It's a thoughtful, fun way to show your love to a gift-loving person!
These people are perhaps the easiest to please. Just give them your full, undivided attention, and you're good! Quality Time people prefer to spend time with you than actually receive something (always looking at your phone while you're with them is a big no). Deepen your connection with them through sharing time and fun experiences to make them feel loved.
Spend Valentine's Day by planning a movie night with your special someone! Find shows or movies on Netflix that pique both of your interests, make some popcorn and order your favorite snacks and you're all set!
A relaxing spa and massage experience
Surprise your partner with a pamper day! Spend some quality time together by planning a relaxing spa and couples massage.
Plan a surprise weekend getaway for your special someone! Book a hotel and do fun activities together for a romantic day.
It's no surprise that Physical Touch people can be very touchy. They appreciate hugs, cuddles, and thoughtful touches, and your physical presence and accessibility are very important to them. Planning activities and efforts to make physical contact with them are one of the best ways to make them feel loved.
An activity that requires a lot of touching: dancing! Don't worry if you're both not confident in your dancing skills. Just pick the type of dance you want to learn with them and have fun!
Physical touch people will definitely enjoy a relaxing bath! Give them a bath kit to make them feel special this Valentine's Day!
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