We’ve all been there — Valentine’s Day rolls around and all you can think about is how you’re still busy paying off those Christmas gifts from last year. You want to celebrate your significant other and the love you share with a gift but you know you have to stick to a budget. Luckily, finding a great Valentine’s Day gift well under $50 is easier than you think. In fact, all it takes a quick scroll.
Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her Under $50
Expressing your love for someone on Valentine’s Day doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune. When it really comes down to it, many of the best Valentine’s Day gifts around are more than affordable. Keep scrolling for FIRST’s picks for the best gifts for women under $50 this Valentine’s Day that your lady will love that won’t break the bank.
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Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Lipstick
1. Yves Saint Laurent Volupté Plump-in-Color Plumping Lip Balm
If there's one lip care product every women swears by come the cold days of February, it's lip balm. This Valentine's Day, pick her up a tube of YSL's Volupté Plump-in-Color Plumping Lip Balm. Made with a nourishing blend of hyaluronic acid, peppermint and coconut oil, this luxurious lipstick comes in six flattering shades and features an adorable (and Valentine's appropriate) heart-shaped center.
Where to buy: $39, Sephora
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Kate Spade Darling Compact Mirror
2. Kate Spade New York 'Darling' Compact Mirror
A chic gift for your resident makeup lover, this stylish gold compact from Kate Spade New York is a great way for her to perfect her touch-ups on the go with a little reminder of just how "darling" you think she is inscribed across the top.
Where to buy: $24.65, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Love Poetry Lang Leav
3. Lang Leav 'Anthology of Love' Poetry Collection
Lang Leav is one of the most celebrated poets of today and with this beautiful box set, your Valentine will become enamored with the poetress' skillfully crafted words on love, life, loss, and hope.
Where to buy: $35.75, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Romantic New Movies Bogie And Bacall
4. Bogie and Bacall: The Signature Collection
Old Hollywood is famous for its love stories, but the most enduring is inarguably that of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. Perfect for the movie buff in your life, this Valentine's Day, gift them Bogie and Bacall: The Signature Collection. With this four-dvd box set, you can watch them fall in love in 1944's To Have and Have Not as well as marvel over the three other classics they made together— The Big Sleep, Key Largo, and Dark Passage. And don't be surprised if, come the end of your impending movie marathon, the phrase, "You know how to whistle, don't you Steve?" becomes your new favorite inside joke.
Where to buy: $41.99, Amazon
Best Valentines Gift For Her Under 50 My Otter Half Punny Card
5. 'You're My Otter Half' Punny Valentine's Day Card
There's nothing that brings more joy than a heartfelt card. For a particularly sweet, yet punny Valentine's Day card, we love this "You're My Otter Half" card. Featuring a delicate drawing of two embracing otters, this card is the perfect gift for the one without whom life would feel incomplete.
Where to buy: $5.98, Etsy
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Godiva Chocolate
6. Godiva Valentine's Day Heart Chocolate Gift Box
One of the most iconic Valentine's Day gifts under $50 is a favorite of many, the heart shaped chocolate gift box. For an especially scrumptious selection, head on over to the master chocolatiers at Godiva and pick up their Valentine's Day Heart Chocolate gift box. Filled with an assortment of chocolates, from their new cupcake-inspired chocolate to their traditional, Belgian flavors, this box is a can't miss gift you both can enjoy — if she chooses to share.
Where to buy: $34.95, Godiva
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Chocolate Skincare
7. Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant
For a fun spin on a chocolate gift, put the box aside and pick up a chocolate-infused beauty product, like Fresh's Beauty Cocoa Body Exfoliant. Using a blend of crushed cocoa and coconut shells, this exfoliant gently buffs away any dead skin cells while antioxidant-rich cocoa butter and nourishing coconut oil moisturize skin for smooth, hydrated skin even in dead of winter. And with a scent resembling that of the perfect cup of hot cocoa, this is a product you'll both get enjoyment out of.
Where to buy: $45, Sephora
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Kate Spade Stud Earrings
8. Kate Spade New York Bright Idea Stud Earrings
If you're looking to get your Valentine some beautiful jewelry at a bargain price, these ultra-glam Kate Spade New York studs are the best way to go. Available in six bright gem-stone colors, these 14k studs may just become her new year-round staples.
Where to buy: $38, Nordstrom
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Heart Shaped Waffle Maker
9. Heart Shaped Waffle Maker
Take your annual breakfast in bed spread up to a whole new level with this easy-clean non-stick waffle maker that can makes four delicious heart-shaped waffles in mere minutes.
Where to buy: $34.99, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Romantic Cookbook For Two
10. Date Night In Romantic Cookbook for Two
You cherish your time spent together, so this year gift her with a copy of Date Night In: More than 120 Recipes to Nourish Your Relationship. Filled with everything from delicious dinner recipes like Fennel-Crusted Lamb Chops to decadent desserts like Dulce de Leche and Nectarine Creamsicles, cracking open this book each week and whipping up a delicious meal will become your favorite new tradition.
Where to buy: $18.29, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Romantic Top Red
11. Milumia Red Date Night Top
And whether you do spend that date night in or take it out on the town, get her the perfect date night top with this stylish tie-waist top from Milumia. Featuring a flattering peplum cut, this top is sure to become her go-to date night wear.
Where to buy: $18.99, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Tocca Candle
12. Tocca Giulietta Candle
For the perfect Valentine's Day candle, look no further — it's Tocca's Giulietta Candle. This garden-inspired candle is a romantic dream bringing about thoughts of warm spring afternoons spent in nature, wrapped around your loved one thanks to its notes of apples, rose, orchid, lilac, cedarwood, amber, and musk.
Where to buy: $42, Nordstrom
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 What I Love About You Book
13. What I Love About You Fill-in-the-Blank Book
Sometimes the most heartfelt gifts come in the smallest packages. The "What I Love About You" fill-in-the-blank book is an adorable way to show someone you love them with your words. Simply answer each question and you'll have a unique, personalized gift your Valentine will love reading over and over again.
Where to buy: $7.30, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Victrola Record Player
14. Victrola Record Player
Dust off each others favorite records and set the mood right with a Victrola record player. Whether you're singing those Silly Little Love Songs, swaying to Strangers in the Night, or serenading her with Isn't She Lovely, the gift of the soundtrack of her life is a gift she'll always treasure.
Where to buy: $49.99, Amazon
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Wine Soap
15. Wine Soap Set
You could get her a bottle of her favorite wine (or even a wine subscription box), but for a fun twist on this classic boozy gift, pick up this luxurious wine-infused soap set. Each bar is made using notes found in some of the most popular red and white wines (like berries, plum, and apples for a "pinot noir" scent) turning her next at-home spa day into the ultimate happy hour.
Where to buy: $28, Uncommon Goods
Best Valentines Day Gift For Her Under 50 Roses
16. Valentine's Day Bouquet of Red Roses
When all else fails, you can never go wrong with a classic bouquet of long-stem red roses. And at this price, it's hard to argue with that.
Where to buy: $34.99, Pro Flowers