Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: Under £50

Forget wilting bouquets and kitsch teddy bears - we've rounded up the coolest gifts to buy your lover or friend this Valentine's Day - all for under £50.

  • Christian Lacroix Notebook


    The two paintings at the back of this notebook tells the story of two people falling in love on St. Valentine's Day thanks to the holy Virgin of Guadalupe.

  • Urban ears combo


    These interconnecting pairs of headphones lets two people listen to the same music at once.

  • Heart-shaped Cornish Yarg


    This artisan cheese was the 2012 winner of the Best English Cheese at the International Cheese Show. It's fresh and creamy under its natural rind.

  • Find it in Everything, by Drew Barrymore


    Drew Barrymore's photography book of heart-shaped objects found in everyday life.

  • Blushing Chocolate Tea Heart


    Each chocolate heart contains a seasonal loose green tea called Jasmine Butterfly in Love, which is so rare only 20 to 30kg of it is available worldwide each year.

  • I Think You're Great Mini Grater


    A witty token of love from Twenty-Seven, who have been creating wedding stationery since 2005.

  • Valentine's Day Mystery Box


    Each box contains at least three 'properly romantic' Firebox products for him or her.

  • USB Mix Tape


    Make a mix tape for that special someone the '2014' way.

  • His and hers spoons


    Vintage silver spoons perfect for sharing dessert.

  • Yrstore personalized scarf

    From £25,

    Curate and create your own scarf or T-shirt.

  • Mr Brainwash Fragile Hearts Mug


    Los Angeles-based filmmaker and pop artist Mr Brainwash has designed this mug.

  • Bees & Honey Pillowcase

    £12.50 (single case),

    This range is designed by Karin Åkesson, a Swedish-born illustrator who's inspired by English phrases.

  • The Bell Jar Necklace


    The brass necklace features a quote from Sylvia Plath's stunning novel The Bell Jar where the protagonist's heart beats "I am I am I am", symbolising its desire for life.

  • By Heart, by Ted Hughes


    This book is a 'mental gymnasium' to exercise the ability to memorise the most enduring and beautiful poems in the English language, spanning four centuries and ranging from Keats to Heaney.

  • DIPTYQUE Rosa Mundi limited edition candle


    The candle captures the multiple aromas of the rose in its natural state.

  • Big Love Ice Cream Set


    Attention Ice cream lovers. Alessi have found a way to keep your scoops cool and they've packed it with a heart-shaped spoon.

  • Pop-out rose card


    If a dozen roses is too cliche, how about this fun pop-out rose that doubles up as a Valentine's card?

  • Rob Ryan Hand screenprinted ceramic tile


    A classic and quirky Rob Ryan piece.

  • Canvas Pouch


    The pouch to brighten up anybody's day.

  • Personalised Sound Wave Print


    Brand Newton and the Apple turns your voice, or any sound you choose, into a personalised sound wave print.

  • Tatty Devine necklace


    Make it super obvious with this speech bubble necklace inspired by pop art.

  • Red Leather Barrel Bag


    Zatchel bags are lovingly made in England and can be personalised with laser engraving.

  • Grayson Perry Reliquary Pendant


    Gift a piece of Grayson Perry pottery, which is nestled in this pendant exclusively for Tate.

  • Always Right Mug


    Honesty is the first step, you know...

  • Always for Love Socks


    Wise words from pop graphic, illustration label Lazy Oaf.

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