Last minute Valentine’s gifts?

Last minute Valentine’s gifts?
Iknow I’ve left Valentine’s Day til the last minute, so HELP – I really need some cool present ideas for my girlfriend! I don’t have heaps to spend so I can’t really go the red roses route, but maybe other flowers? Food? Or cute gifts that don’t cost the earth? I’m Sydney-based, if that’s any help. Matt

Hey Matt. There’s still plenty of time, so don’t panic. If you want to get her some flowers, how about a big bunch of sunflowers instead of roses – way cheaper and just as gorgeous, in my opinion. In lieu of chocolates, you could head to my all-time favourite Sydney cupcake shop, Cupcakes on Pitt, they make special cupcakes just for Valentine’s Day and I think they put them in a cute gift box. (Get a few, they are seriously moreish). For something tangible she can keep, check out the Valentine’s gifts at Hart and Heim – they’re online, but also have a store at Westfield Bondi Junction so you might need to schlep over there to have something in time for Sunday. The best ever V Day pressie they have in my opinion, which will make her think of you every time she has a cuppa, would be a Human Touch mug – the collection feature stick figures and kisses in a whole range of different designs (around $16 per mug). Good luck and good lovin’!
Love, reality chick

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1 Comment

  1. reality chick 11 years ago

    A friend has just emailed me with some other shops to try, Matt – here you go!
    Cheers RC

    – Chee Soon and Fitzgerald, Surry Hills (gifts)
    – Aero Designs, Surry Hills (gifts)
    – Paper2, Surry Hills (for beautiful paper sets, envelopes etc)
    – Have You Met Miss Jones (for beautiful bone china, vases, vessels, button plates etc)
    – Duck Egg Blue, Balmain (for gifts)

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