Valentine’s Gift Guide 2023


Starry Night Meteorite Necklace

Genuine meteorite and sparkling lapis lazuli dazzle in this unique “starry night” pendant. A perfect gift for the one who is the center of your universe on not only Valentine’s Day, but every day of the year!


Jewelry by Johan
553 Hayward Ave N, Ste. 200, Oakdale, MN
(651) 321-9267

Mixly Cocktail Mixers

Whether you’re making cocktails or mocktails for a crowd, date or yourself, the versatile flavors of Mixly will delight and refresh! This MN company uses the highest quality ingredients, including real fruit and freshly squeezed juices.


Electric Fetus
2000 S. 4th Ave, Minneapolis
(612) 870-9300

Full Breakfast Sets

Matching sets of plates, pour-over vessels and hand-built pink mugs with the studio logo stamped and numbered on the bottom. These fun sets feature some funky handles and a red heart pattern on a sheer light pink glaze. Each set comes with a certificate of authenticity. A perfect gift for Valentine’s day! Pour over vessels are compatible with both cone and basket paper filters. 


Valentine Studio

“I Forgot to Get You a Gift” Candle

Sometimes it can be hard to find that perfect gift for your boo. Good thing everyone likes candles! This Cinnamon and Vanilla candle is the perfect gift if you’re feeling stumped or if you want to set the mood.

$16 for tins, $28 for glass candles

Homebody, MN
(612) 568-2562

“Love Bug” by Zoe’s Chocolate Co. 

Filled with creamy organic peanut butter and covered with a dark chocolate shell, could there be a cuter or more delicous way to say “Be My Valentine”?


The Shops at Excelsior & Grand
3826 Grand Way
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
(952) 922-8364 (phone)
(952) 922-8372 (fax)

Sam Smith – Gloria

The LGBTQ British artist’s new album was just released. It features the hit “Unholy” along with his new single “I’m Not Here to Make Friends,” on a 13 track album that features various artists supporting Smith. Is it a great gift for Valentine’s Day? If you and your significant other love LGBTQ music, this is at the top of the list. Oh, and don’t forget that Smith is coming to the Xcel Energy Center on August 16! Tickets also make a good Valentine’s day gift!


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