Check out some of our favourite gifts to spoil the one you love
Showing how you really feel with a Valentine’s Day present can be tricky, so we’ve put together some of our favourite romantic gifts to help you tell that special someone just how much you care.
Here you’ll find a selection of our preferred presents to get your special someone swooning, plus we’ve got heaps more to check out at Milligram.com.
Our denim jackets and bags are loaded up with enamel pins of all styles and sizes, giving them a distinct personality as well as an extra dash of colour. The Infinite Love pin’s serpentine design is a perfect addition to any pin-fiend’s collection, with a natural touch that’s tender and romantic.
There are always flowers for those who wish to see them.
– Henri Matisse
The Seeing Flowers tote bag adds an inspirational touch to the humble canvas tote with words of wisdom from Expressionist master Henri Matisse, in an expressive handwritten script. Backed by a vibrant garden of colourful flowers, the Seeing Flowers tote is a charming and functional Valentine’s Day present that will have your loved one smiling all year round.
Perfect for the caffeine lover in your life, Kinto’s To Go Tumblers are solid and stylish alternatives to single-use coffee cups that make that morning cuppa even more enjoyable. With a lightweight body and minimal lines, this sustainable solution has a sophisticated look to it – dig a little deeper, though, and you’ll discover the double-wall design that helps keep hot drinks hotter for longer.
Available in 240ml and 360ml sizes, the To Go Tumbler is the perfect Valentine’s Day present to remind your sweetheart of you every time they take a sip of sweet, life-giving coffee. What could be romantic?
Made with an anodised aluminium, the Lx’s name is pronounced “luxe”, and the feel absolutely lives up to the name. Sleek and modern, the LAMY Lx is an exquisite pen that’s perfect for fountain pen newbies and experienced hands alike. There’s nothing like the graceful swoop of a fountain pen across a page – a deeply romantic experience, that special someone will delight in using the Lx, and you’ll be on their mind every time they pick it up.
As a bonus, the Lx is on sale, down from $99 to just $49, so you can give your loved one a high-end experience for a very approachable price.
If you’re buying for the artistic type, a set of Blackwing’s exquisite pencils make a creative, inspiring Valentine’s Day present. The Starting Point Set covers all the bases, with 4 Blackwing pencils (ranging from Soft graphite to Extra Firm), a handful of replacement erasers, some of Blackwing’s beloved pencil guards and the must-have Blackwing sharpener. Only the Blackwing sharpener treats these premium pencils like they deserve, so keep the dodgy $2 ones from Kmart as far away as possible!
Creative types from all over rave about Blackwing pencils. From legendary authors like Truman Capote to iconic artists and illustrators like Chuck Jones (of Looney Tunes fame), these humble pencils have carved out an enormous fanbase of experts and innovators. Wouldn’t your loved one like to be a part of that legacy?
More than just a way to pass an evening, Connect Game is a commitment to that special person in your life. Designed to bring you closer, Connect Game’s prompts and questions will have you sharing whole new parts of yourselves, and growing closer to one another. This is a Valentine’s Day present that goes beyond the ordinary, and keeps the romance alive.
Pair a Tatine candle with The School of Life’s Connect Game, and create an immersive, romantic atmosphere to dazzle your loved one’s senses. The intoxicating floral scent of the Strangest Colour Blue candle are a beautiful backdrop for games, deep conversations and quiet evenings in one another’s company. Even a mundane night can feel exotic with the rich fragrance of a Tatine candle, and your loved one is bound to appreciate the soft, relaxing aroma after a hard day. Don’t they deserve to be spoiled?
If a candle doesn’t shed enough light for your loved one’s liking, why not try this striking Ambient Lamp from Milligram Studio. Designed in Melbourne in collaboration with Richmond designers ODO, Milligram Studio’s Ambient Lamp is a versatile and unconventional approach to lighting that’s ready to hang from the wall, lay on a table, or go anywhere else your imagination takes it. With an 8W LED 3000K warm white light source that boasts a 99 year life span, the Ambient Lamp will be a design feature of your home for years to come. The picture above shows the Green finish, but you can also get the Ambient Lamp in Black, White and Red, so you can pick your perfect Valentine’s Day present.
Hopefully your list of Valentine’s Day present ideas has just gotten a lot longer, but if you still haven’t found that perfect present, we’ve got heaps more suggestions to suit every taste at Milligram.com.
And if you’re smitten with the adorable skywriting illustration at the top of the page, pick up the Plane Heart card from WRAP to win your loved one over, or choose your own swoon-inducing card from our romantic range to show how much you care.