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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him And Her

Stuck on what to get the loved one in your life this Valentines? Then don’t worry we have you covered.

Wedgwood

Mimicking the natural shape of a planted bulb, this Jasper Folia 23cm Bulb Vase encapsulates the joy of bringing nature’s beauty into the home. Made from our iconic Jasperware material, this bulb vase melds the natural lines of our archival Folia pattern with the tactile texture of Jasper. Over 5,000 individual experiments were conducted by the founder, Josiah Wedgwood I, before he perfected his most famous material. This gorgeous Powder Pink bulb vase is the perfect way to display your loved one’s favourite fresh flowers or lush greenery in your home. Priced at £75.00, it will become the new statement piece in your home.

https://www.wedgwood.com/en-gb/home-decor/interior/all-home-decor/jasper-folia-powder-pink-bulb-vase-1056992

EF Mu3 Headphones X Ross Lovegrove – £199.00

KEF has collaborated with visionary designer Ross Lovegrove, renowned for his innovative approach and flowing, sculptural forms to a new dimension. The Mu3 earphones are small and elegant which offers sophistication within their compact and ergonomic design. The audio performance of Mu3 benefits from KEF’s specially tuned Active Noise Cancellation technology, enabling the Mu3 to eliminate external noise without effecting sound quality. The Perfect gift for that tech obsessed person in your life! (We’ll be doing a full review on these so keep an eye out for this!)

LINK TO BUY HERE

Amika. The leading vegan haircare brand that’ll give you gorgeous hair without compromise. The name Amika means friend, and Amika aims to be a friend to the planet with a range of environmentally conscious initiatives. From sourcing fair-trade, sustainable and certified organic sea buckthorn, the signature ingredient found in all Amika products, to converting their packaging to post-consumer recycled plastic, to planting trees with more:trees with every order made over £1. So if you can’t get your loved one the Dyson Air Wrap this year… then this is a great dupe!

Hair Blow Dryer Brush | £70 | shop at Cult Beauty linked here:  Amika’s Innovative hair blow dryer brush is a 2-in-1 hair styling tool that combines a round hair brush and blow dryer to easily and quickly create a smooth, bouncy, salon quality blowout at home that gives you 2x the shine while banaishing unwanted frizz for an effortlessly, glossy finish. The large oval barrel creates volume at the root and sleekness along the hair shaft while a mix of long and short bristles detangle, smooth and minimise breakage! I’ve been using it for a week now and it makes it so much easier to curl and/or straighten my hair! So this one is sure to be a hit!

Lakedown Brewing Co.


Lakedown Brewing Co. (www.lakedownbrewing.com), the family-run, independent microbrewery and taproom in rural East Sussex, is bringing the brewery to you throughout the most romantic period of the year and serving up mini kegs in all of their best flavours – perfect for sharing (or not), and even more perfect for those looking to source local gifts from independent and artisan companies.

Available in four varieties, the beer profiles include:

  • Porter (4.8% ABV) – £24
  • English Pale (4.2% ABV) – £24
  • Best Bitter (4.4% ABV) – £24
  • IPA (5% ABV) – £25

Beer enthusiasts can also book into the Sussex based Lakedown Taproom to enjoy the beers on site this Valentine’s Day which is located by the spring-fed lakes that Roger Daltrey of The Who built in the 1970s!

Link to purchase here: https://lakedownbrewing.com/collections/public-sales/products/ipa-minikeg-5-litres

Lab Tonica

You know we love Lab Tonica products here at Onin.London, but nothing says Valentine’s Day like their Saucy range. As with all Lab Tonica products, the Saucy Mood Mist ingredients have been hand selected by Lab Tonica founder Kitty McEntee for the additional benefits they can give us. The brand new mist is blended with essential oils of jasmine, sandalwood, rose, patchouli and black pepper to stimulate the senses, increase blood flow to the extremities and get you in the mood. The scent is indulgently musky and gently floral,  just one spiritz and you’ll be oooh la la-ing.

Using all natural ingredients, with no added chemicals or alcohol, the Saucy Mood Mist is gentle enough to be used on the body, the bed and just about anywhere else you feel like. Use it alone, or alongside the rest of the Saucy collection (tea, balm and diffuser oil) for the ultimate sensual experience.

Gift Sets

The Saucy Mood Mist joins three existing products in the Saucy collection. Pick and choose from the four products to create a bespoke gift set for yourself … or of course the one you love.

Saucy Herbal Tea, 15 tea bags (£9)

A sensual blend of organic herbs and flowers featuring hibiscus, cocoa shells, rose, jasmine, ginkgo biloba, daminia, strawberries and rosehips. A fruity, floral explosion of flavour. Steamy in more ways than one.

Saucy Massage Balm, 20ml (£15)

Blended with organic coconut oil, organic beeswax; essential oils of jasmine, rose, sandalwood, patchouli, clary sage and black pepper to create a luxurious, stimulating balm.

Saucy Diffuser Oil, 15ml (£20)

Essential oils of jasmine, rose, sandalwood, patchouli and black pepper for use in a diffuser or a steamy bath for an aphrodisiac effect.

Saucy Mood Mist, 50ml (£15)

An arousing mist for the body and bed featuring jasmine, rose, sandalwood, patchouli and black pepper.

All products are available for purchase at labtonica.co.uk.

Bevertown Beer

After 2021, we could all do with some extra loving. This February, do it Beavertown-style and spread double the love to mates, dates or just yourself with the limited edition Double Chin DIPA. Released annually, Double Chin is a double Neck Oil, so drinkers can expect double the delicious flavour, double the ABV – and double the affection. Double Chin is available to buy online from the 8th February.

A super drinkable Double IPA with a biscuity light base and punchy flavours of grapefruit and lemon zest, this limited edition brew is guaranteed to bring a double trouble flavour hit to your Valentine’s Day.

If you’re looking for a way to spread even more love this February you’ve come to the right place. Show your favourite pals, partners and pets how much they mean with Beavertown’s brilliant brand-new bundles and coveted merch (note: giving beer to pets is not advised).

For the ultimate present to impress, check out the Valentine’s Core Bundle, featuring your favourite brews, exclusive Valentine’s socks, delicious chocolate from Tony’s Chocolonely and an out-of-this-world Valentine’s card. Or, if it’s Double Chin you want to share, why not treat a lucky recipient to the Double Chin pack, which includes the all-new, limited-edition Valentine’s socks and a bag of tasty Soffles pita chips.Traditionalists can be treated to the much-loved Neck Oil, which includes 24 cans of the iconic IPA to see you through the month.

The non-drinkers in your life need not miss out, either. Let someone know you’re crushing on them with the ‘I’ve got a crush on you’ Lazer Crush bundle, featuring Beavertown’s non-alcoholic IPA and an enviable beanie, or give the gift everyone loves with the Valentine’s socks.

PRICING

Double Chin Single Can 330ml RRP £3.80
Double Chin Bundle (x3 Cans & Tumbler) RRP £15
Double Chin Pack with Socks and Snack RRP £25
Mixed case (16 x Neck Oil, 8 x Double Chin) RRP £60
Neck Oil Case (24 x Neck Oil) RRP £45
Valentine’s Core Bundle with Snack and Prints RRP £20
Lazer Crush Bundle RRP £20
Valentine’s socks RRP £5

All products are available to purchase online here.

The first joint venture between sisters Chloe, Poppy and Cara Delevingne, Della Vite fuses the latest technology with traditional production methods to produce a high-quality, vegan-certified Prosecco brand that is sustainably made. Taking its name from the Italian term for “of the vine”, Della Vite is made in collaboration with a third-generation wine-making family, whose winery is based within the Prosecco region of Valdobbiadene, Northern Italy, now within a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

Launched in autumn 2020 with two wines including Della Vite Prosecco Superiore DOCG, made exclusively from hand-picked grapes from Valdobiaddene, sits alongside the clean and bright Della Vite Treviso DOC. Both products are skilfully crafted with complex taste profiles. Della Vite captures the untold story of Prosecco’s heritage, craft and provenance, and is versatile enough to be part of any celebration – big or small.

Della Vite DOCG is available to purchase nationally from stockists including Selfridges for £25.99 andOcado for £25.95

GRIND‘S VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT SETS

This year, cult coffee brand Grind have pulled together some special Valentine’s Day gift sets, perfect for that special coffee lover.

Each set comes with an iconic pink Grind tin (choice of pods, ground, or whole bean), a limited-edition tote bag, and a voucher for a free coffee refill pack. 

Choose between the Espresso Martini gift set – £45 (Four 50ml bottles of Absolut vodka, a pink cocktail shaker, 40g of House Blend Whole Bean coffee to garnish), Espresso Candle gift set – £35 (for those who just love the smell of fresh coffee beans in the morning. 100% vegan soy wax), or the Grind Mug gift set – £30 (for those who love having the Grind tin out on display, the matching mug is the perfect way to completes the set.  


For the carbs lovers, Charles Artisan Bread, an Artisan micro-bakery in Hackney, is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a limited edition heart-shaped focaccia to share with your loved one. You can get yours ordering it at orders@charlesartisanbread.co.uk https://charlesartisanbread.co.uk/ 

– To celebrate the occasion, BLOCKHEAD, the UK’s leading functional confectionery brand for people on the go, is bringing back the Screwing Gums, an innovative gum which has aphrodisiac effects due to the natural ingredients which emit an amino acid known for stimulating sexual desire. https://blockhead.store/

Nourish your body and share a rainbow with your partner. ChicP, a sustainable food brand, produces nutritious Hummus and Veggie Bites, inspired by the quintessential flavours from the English garden. Mix and match each flavours with your loved one and indulge in the perfect sharing platters, straight from the comfort of your home. https://www.chicp.co.uk/ 

Slingsby Gin

Indulge the gin lover in your life to a personalised bottle of delicious Slingsby Rhubarb Gin, the perfect romantic red gift for Valentine’s day and ideal for mixing and muddling delicious Valentine’s day cocktails at home – like Slingsby’s romantic French Kiss cocktail. Why not show someone special you really care by personalising a Slingsby bottle with a beloved nickname, creating a truly sentimental gift for a loved one or best friend for Galentine’s Day.

Slingsby Personalised Yorkshire Rhubarb Gin

Cost: £35

Stockist: https://www.spiritofharrogate.co.uk/products/slingsby-yorkshire-rhubarb-gin?variant=40741213733029 

Taj Hotels Gift Card

Give the gift of luxury this Valentine’s Day with the Taj Experiences Gift Card, because memories mean more than things. When you’re looking for a gift that will be treasured forever, don’t limit yourself to the conventional present, gift the moment that will become a lifelong memory, to be cherished time and again.

Why not redeem the Taj Experiences Gift Card against the romantic San Valentine’s package – which features breakfast, a bottle of sparkling wine, and 25% credit which can be spent in any of the hotel’s romantic dining venues including brand new TH@51, Hamptons Bar, and Kona which serves a delectable afternoon tea menu. The credit can also be spent at the stunning Jiva spa, the first of its kind in Europe and the perfect place for couples to relax and restore with a couple’s suite (double treatment room) ideal for a Valentine’s day break. 

Taj Hotels Gift Card

Cost: various

Stockist: https://www.tajhotels.co.uk/taj-gift-card/