Quirky and Romantic Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas from Unique Sustainable Brands
Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and you must be thinking - wait, Christmas was not too long ago, and now another reason to gift? Reasons are good, for reasons and seasons make gifting pleasin’. Our sustainable Santa is on a break now, and sustainable Cupid is ready to spread its wings with quirky, romantic and swoon-worthy presents for all the earth lovers out there!!
Here are some cupid-curated hard-to-resist gift ideas from passionate conscious Australian brands that even the anti-valentine will fall in love with!
The best part? Aside from the few exceptions for him and her - most of the unique gift ideas on this list are unisex!!
Build your own Valentine’s Day hamper with these charming gifts!
1. Loco for Cocoa
What’s Valentine’s without that chocolate rush?! Made from the highest quality Couverture chocolate and locally sourced ingredients, mainly vegan and gluten-friendly, these Melbourne-made friendly bars come in exceptional flavors: raspberry rich, crunchy popcorny, crumbly cocoa fully, nut nutty, crackly pretzel filled, or wattle seed caramelicious! This Valentine's gift the cupid-approved Date Night, Nuts about you, or other one-of-a-kind bars!!
2. Summer Salt Body
Pamper your love with some indulging and relaxing bath and body goodies!! While the natural and vegan soaks, scrubs, milk baths, and masques make excellent additions to a luxury Valentine’s hamper, the crystal soaps, oil rollers, or face rollers make the hamper look even more attractive with their luxurious crystal vibes and features! The Rose Quartz Crystal Soap (also known as the love stone), the Love Essential Oil Roller, the Wild Rose - Rose and Rosehip Face and Body Oil, or the Amethyst Crystal Facial Roller are gift ideas that look great and feel great!!
3. Mojo Candles
Valentine’s Day roses or flowers, fruit baskets, or a bottle of wine are so cliché! Switch over to these seductive, dreamy, and uplifting floral and fruity fragrances from Mojo - all made from reclaimed wine bottles. Rose, Pepper, and Black Mint, Gardenia - Spring Limited Edition, Sweet Tangerine and Island Fruits, French Pear, or Violet and Frosted Berries wine bottle candles are a luxuriously luscious way to express your love.
Love is in the air, and it just smells like these soy wax candles. A treat for both yourself and your significant other.
4. Gentlemen’s Hardware
Planning to go on a romantic getaway this Valentine’s? Then here goes some of the best gadgets and tools you should carry with you!
A super functional Cheese and Wine Tool, a jump on board Travel Coffee Press. A classy Serving Paddle & Shot Glasses, or a fun Wooden Backgammon board. For travellers, adventure seekers, or anyone who likes responsibly sourced, stylish solid gifts that also cover functional needs!
And if you are looking for specific Valentine’s gifts for him – this collection might be the one!
5. Blue Q
Naughty. Nice. And everything in between!
First valentine's gift for a boyfriend? A pair of Pretty Decent Boyfriend Men's socks will make him blush! Naughty? Horny for Food Oven Mitt may kick in the romance wholesomely! Dear Wine, Yes, Women's Crew socks, MR. Perfect Men's socks, Beer In the Fridge, Love In My Heart Tea Towel, and Man with a Pan Oven Mitt – are some of the other quirky picks in this collection!
6.Thurlby Herb Farm
Attractive, fancy-looking herb-filled goodies that speak useful and practical gifting!!
For example, the Gingko Clothing Protector is the classiest way to keep your clothes protected from pesky critters! While the packaging is handmade using cotton fibre offcuts from the clothing industry, the botanical prints are created by pressing fresh leaves into the wet paper. Hang this sachet in your cupboard to naturally perfume and freshen your clothing while repelling insects. Indigo Clothing Protector, Oriental Garden Clothing Protector, and Flourish Eye Pillow are others your Valentine will thank you for!
Also, ditch the teddies or plushies and move on to the super cute and functional ones - Koala Heat Pack, Snooze Bunny, and Door Stop Kookaburra. All filled with charm, goodness, and everything positive!!
7. Alperstein Designs
Chocolates and flowers are not the only way to make your partner smile. From elegant-looking reed diffusers to delicious hand creams and lip balms, from cute bum bags to cool reversible umbrellas - these incredibly unique gift ideas are another reason to love indigenous art (and you) a little more.
Add a designer touch to your Valentine's home with reed diffusers. Treat your loved one to something thoughtful and practical with hand cream and lip balm set. A good-looking journal- perfect to write your feelings, or insulated porcelain mugs to carry on your mini romantic holiday. There is so much to pick from here!
8. Nine Yaks
We are almost moving towards spring, so think pure linen or cotton shawls and scarves with beautiful prints for your girlfriend or wife. The Pink Tree cotton shawl, the Red linen scarf, or the Roses linen scarf roses make ideal choices for the D day. And if you’d like to make your choice a little more glossy, the Blue silk scarf may make the gifting a smooth affair!!
Valentine's gifts for her? Browse through this collection for awesome slow fashion clothing!
The sunny season is not quite over yet, and these sunnies from Bondi beach make the best Valentine’s Day investment. Suiting almost all face shapes, this unique line of shades made from wood, bamboo, and recycled skateboard decks will make the ultimate crush-worthy gift idea yet!
10. Conscious Step
You can never go wrong with gifting socks - and that too ones that you and your other half can feel sooo good about!! Socks that protect toucans, lions, provide meals, kangaroos, kaolas, sharks, penguins, elephants or tropical rainforests – wonderful pairs that support various causes. Vegan-certified and made from organic cotton, these gifts are sure to make a lasting impression on your One and Only!!
Walk hand in hand with purpose!!
How to build your own Valentine’s Day Hamper
1.Check out our featured collections such as: Gifts for Him, Gifts for Her, Valentine’s Gifts, or others and add products to cart
2.Select a gift box (Beautiful Kraft boxes made from recycled sources and finished with a heart ribbon/premium paper twine curly knot!) from the gift wrapping option.
3.You got a lovely presented Gift Hamper now without the expensive price tag!
Looking for romantic cards to add to your special gift or hamper?
Browse through our collection Love/Friendship cards – you’ll find a whole lot of quirky, cheesy, funny, and even plantable cards!!