February may be one of the shortest months of the year, but it's got a *major* gift-giving holiday. Flowers and candy aside, picking the Valentine's Day present that'll make your S.O. swoon can totally take your relationship to the next level.
Don't get me wrong—it's not as easy as it looks in the movies. Finding the perfect gift for your partner can be a lot of pressure. If you're a brand-new couple, how do you know what he'll like? And how big of a present is, well, too big? Or, if you've been married for years, what do you get for the guy that already has everything (and how do you one-up your already amazing Christmas gift-giving game?).
Luckily, now there's an answer. This list truly has something for any guy, from the chef-in-training to the amateur photographer—and everyone in between. Snag a fitness tracker for your beau who's always at the gym, or treat him to a back and neck massager that's perfect for unwinding after a long day. Or, you can grab a thoughtful gift that will help you two make the best memories together, like an electric fondue pot that will level up any date night. (P.S. Don't worry. Your regular fresh flower delivery can just be the cherry on top.)
And, it gets better. Most of these gifts are super affordable, so you won't have to spend more than $50 for something that looks like it cost way more (jackpot!).
Look no further for 62 of the best romantic, thoughtful Valentine's Day gifts for men.
An indoor herb garden is every plant parent and chef's dream. Watch your plant babies grow together and when they're ready, make a romantic night of cooking with the fresh ingredients.
There's nothing like a good love letter, but this takes that up a notch by putting your most romantic words in a full-on book. This book is filled with prompts you can respond to with cute details about your S.O., making it extra personal.
Meet the magic eight ball's sexy cousin. Rather than telling the future, this dishes out a variety of 20 romantic, sexual commands. Let the games begin!
Fed up with the usual dinner dates and movie nights? This box has 100 unique date ideas to spice up your relationship and keep the spontaneity going for years to come.
Most instant cameras don't have a digital screen that'll make it easy to capture images. This one does just that, and for only $50, it's a total bargain. You'll love taking it on vacay together, then framing the pics to hang up when you get back.
Upgrade your S.O.'s shower experience with these scented steamers. (And, if you like showering together, these will totally take things to the next level.)
What's better than one love note? Try 90! Each little pill in this jar is filled with a blank slip of paper. Fill them out with messages for your partner or things you love about them for the perfect personalized present.
A classic watch is a sure bet for any fashion-forward guy. This one has a sleek, minimalist look for a price that won't break the bank.
You're in for calm, relaxing nights when you stay over at your beau's place after getting them this aromatherapy diffuser set. It includes different scents for everything from sensual vibes to relaxing and energizing ones.
Surprise them with a picnic in the park using this adorable basket. It comes with everything from plates, cutlery, and napkins to a convenient carrying case—just fill it with his favorite takeout.
If your partner has plenty of gadgets, he'll appreciate a charging station that can boost six of his devices at once. Plus, it's small enough to fit on a bedside table or a work-from-home desk.
Maybe you made memories over a pie, or your S.O. just really appreciates an extra-cheesy slice. Either way, this box will be a hit. It's a pizza-themed game that's perfect for your next date night and might actually bring you even closer together.
A classic box of chocolates never fails, but this one from Godiva will win you major points with bae. Filled with the brand's fan favorites (Belgian hazelnut praline, dark chocolate ganache, and coconut fondant), just pair it with a bottle of wine for a romantic night in—and of course, they'll have to share.
These insulated pint glasses are perfect for entertaining and are guaranteed to keep your boo's favorite brew ice cold for hours.
This book of 20 coupons (plus three blank coupons) will help you two plan plenty of date nights for the rest of the year. From massages to no-phone days, these adorable cards cover basically everything.
This is the most convenient gift you can possibly get. Can't reach your partner because they lost their phone? The Tile Pro will ring in to save the day.
It's hard to know what to get your S.O. if you're a brand new couple, but this sweatshirt is perfect if you're dating a morning person. It's just personal enough without being overly romantic if you're just not ready for that.
Fondue for two? Yes, please. What's more romantic than feeding each other your favorite foods dipped in melted chocolate or cheese?
This edition of the Fitbit helps manage your activity while also delivering a light vibration when it senses you could take a few deep breaths. You'll have so much fun getting competitive about your step goals together.
This full length bathrobe is super comfy, whether he just wants to lounge at home or wear it after a romantic bath together. It'll also stop him from stealing yours whenever he comes over.
To someone who takes their clean floors seriously, a robot vacuum can be very, very sexy.
This heart-filled waffle maker has Valentine's Day written all over it. You'll be pulling it out for all your years of special occasion breakfasts to come.
The Lovebox is great for long-distance couples. Simply download the app on your smartphone, write or draw your message, and send it. Then, your partner can view it on the screen inside their box—and send you something in return.
This plaster molding kit is perfect for a fun DIY activity date. Get a little dirty (no pun intended) and create a statue you can preserve forever.
Couples who meditate together stay together. Gift them a subscription to Open, a platform that offers dozens of live and on-demand yoga, Pilates, and meditation classes.
Gifting them an assorted set of bath bombs means you're really gifting them dozens of romantic baths in the future. Plus, these are made with ingredients that'll keep bae's skin extra soft post-bath.
Pair the bath bombs with this bathtub caddy for a whole experience. Prop up your iPad to watch your fave show together, or just sip some wine and nibble on cheese as you soak.
A human-sized teddy bear makes a serious statement. If you really want to have some fun with this, send it to their office or family's house to make the gift a whole, adorable show.
Cancel your fancy dinner reservation and opt for a romantic evening at home with this Date Night cookbook—where else could you kiss the chef?
You can never have enough blankets at home, but this heated fleece blanket is what cuddling dreams were made of. And, don't worry—it has overheating protection to keep you safe as you snooze with bae.
Another great idea for new couples, a cute and funny card is a thoughtful way to express yourself without going all out on a grand gesture or gift. When's the last time you got a handwritten love note?
Picture frames never go out of gifting style, but this one with a cute quote next to it takes the present up a notch. Print out one of those hilarious pictures you take of them while they're sleeping, or take the romantic route with a pic of the last vacay you took together. and slip it into this.
Technically, this luxe shaving kit's a gift for both of you. You'll love the way he feels (and smells!) during your next makeout sesh.
Lingerie is a total win-win—wearing it can bring out your most confident self, but your S.O. is also going to totally freak when you show up in bed with this satin lace teddy on.
Long distance relationships suck, but this pillow will be the next best thing to being able to hold you IRL. Just don't forget to snag a matching one for yourself, too.
A great gift for the mixologist in your life, they'll be whipping up scrumptious cocktails in no time with this set. The best part? You'll reap all the benefits of their newfound hobby.
For all the coffee people out there (I know there are many of you!), this has to be the most functional gift you can buy. This Nespresso machine makes everything from espresso to lattes and coffee, and the set comes with its own milk frother. Your cozy mornings in just got a serious upgrade.
This decanter globe set is the most bougie thing on this list. It's great for a partner who has a taste for rich whiskey and globetrotting.
Whether your first date was at a tequila bar or you just know your S.O. is a major fan of the spirit, they'll be majorly impressed by this bottle of Volcán De Mi Tierra. Made with 100 percent blue Weber agave tequila, it was formulated by selecting the very best agave in Mexico.
If your bae enjoys heart-pumping music he can blast while at the gym, then these sweat-proof headphones are just about the best gift you can buy.
Fresh flowers are the go-to gift when you want to play it safe. but still want a gift that'll guarantee a smile. It'll definitely earn you a tag on their Insta story.
When you can't be there to massage your S.O. yourself, this back and neck massager will mimic your touch. It relieves sore muscles and stiffness with shiatsu rollers and soothing heat.
The Love Lingual card game includes 150 engaging conversation prompts to guide couples through bonding on a deeper level. It's a great way to up the amount of quality time you get together.
An abstract iron sculpture like this one makes a wonderful gift they'll proudly display in a room that gets a lot of foot traffic. It may be under $40, but it looks like something you'd come across in any fancy shmancy museum.
Basically a hug in a sweatshirt, both of you could easily snuggle into this oversized, wearable blanket together. An Amazon bestseller, this hoodie has over 40,000 five-star reviews from cozy AF customers.
A high-powered, high-quality speaker is bound to impress any music-loving or podcast-bingeing S.O. Whether in the shower, while working, road tripping, or even while falling asleep, this portable speaker will go with them everywhere.
Can't travel to the city of romance? Plan a theme night around it with these beautiful lights, pairing them with some French faves on a gorgeous charcuterie board.
Your monthly (or weekly, or daily) movie nights just got a whole lot cooler with this adorable old-school popcorn machine. (But, don't worry—this one's just about a foot tall, so it won't interfere with your home decor vibe.)
PSA: You're never too old for a piggy bank. Take turns dropping your change or extra cash into this box, and when it's full, put the funds towards your next date night.
There's always one person in every couple whose phone is constantly dying at the most inconvenient times. This portable charger is a great way to make sure their calls won't drop when they're calling you from the grocery store every minute.
A vintage journal always makes a great gift for the writer in your life, but this one's outfitted with special details that make it extra unique, like a beautiful leather binding and the tree of life engraved upon it.
Nothing will likely beat the local dumpling shop you order from every week, but how fun will it be to learn how to make your own together with this kit? It's a super unique gift, and there's something really special about learning something new together.
You probably already upgraded their skincare routine, but this tool is going to take it to the next level. Their newly-chiseled jawline and cheekbones will thank you.
If your S.O. is also the father of your children, they'll love this funny whiskey glass. Just don't forget to pair it with some of their favorite juice.
If his cologne collection takes up an entire shelf in your beauty closet, then you already know what to do. Give him another one he can swoon over.
Custom matching bracelets are great to gift to your partner, especially if you have cute nicknames for each other. You can also print an important date (your first kiss, first date) on it.
Does your partner constantly travel, or do you frequently travel together? Fill this foldable weekender bag with some of their favorite chocolates and liquor for an added bonus.
Get the best of both worlds with these wine condoms (is it getting hot yet?). Wine and sex are a great combo to use on special occasions. Your partner will love these (and, I think you will, too).
Just like you and your partner, these coasters just mean so much more when they're together (aww). Pull them out only for your special wine nights in.
A stylish, silicone wedding ring is a great supplement or replacement for the wedding band they continually take off whenever they work out or get in to the shower. They can save the real thing for special occasions.
The satin fabric and pink color on this tie scream "Happy Valentine's Day." Don't be surprised if they put it on right away.