Happy February, Birmingham! The month of love has officially arrived, and we can’t wait to shower our sweetheart with local goodies. From Cupid-approved gifts for him, her, the kiddos and yourself, to local chocolate worth indulging in, some swoon-worthy jewels and a few pre-Valentine’s Day date necessities, we’re falling hard for these February FINDS!
Be still our hearts! This gorgeous cuff in show-stopping hammered silver is edged with diamonds. It makes a stylish statement while remaining classic, timeless and sophisticated. What could be better than that? Find it at Jordan Alexander Jewelry. Contact for pricing.
These enviable emerald beauties are for more than just the bride. They’re stunningly bold with emerald, gold and diamond accents that add a whimsical touch to any look with their cascading leaf design. Find them for $640 at Ivory & White.
Are you planning to stay in and get comfy this Valentine’s Day? You’re in luck! The Lingerie Shoppe has plenty of cozy pajama sets to settle into this February. Or, if you’re hosting a Galentine’s Day party, these sets are a great gifting option! Find the top for $64 and pants for $69 at The Lingerie Shoppe of Mountain Brook.
XOXO tea towel
Doll your kitchen up for Cupid’s favorite day with this precious XOXO tea towel. This is another fantastic gifting option for the hostess, girlfriend, teacher or yourself — we don’t judge! Find it for $33.50 at B. Bayer & Co. Monogramming & Gifts.
Festive catchall dish
Tell them how you feel without having to say one word. These adorable catchall dishes are universally useful and almost too cute. Find them, for $6 each, at The Mercantile by Miller.
Peace, love & happiness
These freezing temperatures aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. Bundle up in festive fashion this February with this fun “peace, love & happiness” sweater. We love the bold lip print, cozy fabric and easy-to-style grey shade. Find it for $150 at The Clothes Tree by Deborah.
Pretty in pink
We are loving this Kate Sade pink-and-orange wallet for a love-filled February and beyond, and the deeply discounted pricetag is swoon-worthy as well! Plus it makes a great gift that won’t break the bank! Find it for $68.50 at Second Hand Rose.
“Be True” tee
Give the little one something fun to wear to school this February with this adorable tee. It’s soft, comfy, looks adorable paired with some denim and layered necklaces, and has a loving message that is just right for Valentine’s Day! Find the tee for $36 at GiGi’s Teen.
Cute and cozy
We’re getting all cute and cozy in these festive pajama sets from Manhattan South. The soft fabrics in kiss-themed and other romantic-themed prints are ideal for this love-filled month and perfect for kicking back with Netflix and pizza for an at-home Valentine’s celebration. Find the pajama sets for $140 each at Manhattan South or online here.
LOCALLY MADE CHOCOLATE
Give the gift of goddess bark this Valentine’s Day. Chocolata Artisanal Chocolatier downtown created this equally gorgeous and delicious treat perfect for a Galentine’s Day celebration. The bark is made with strawberry-infused white chocolate and topped with rose petals, pistachios, lavender and wild Alaskan blueberry sea salt. Find it for $11.95 at Chocolata or online here.
Honey Creeper box of chocolates
Get the love of your life a box of deliciously decadent locally made chocolates. Honey Creeper Chocolate offers a variety of assortments and gift boxes for you to choose exactly what your sweetheart will love. Find varying assortments, ranging from $12 to $68, at Honey Creeper Chocolate or online here.
A Birmingham Valentine’s Day box
Could this locally curated Valentine’s box be any sweeter?! Gift your sweetie three local treats — Reabakes mini sugar cookies, a Hero doughnut and Match Chocolate truffles, all tied up with a pretty little bow from Byndel for $32. Shop here.
This Valentine’s Day, gift him something he’ll really love and use long after February 14 with this Ezra Arthur card case from Shoppe. The handsome leather wallet features three pockets to organize cash, credit cards and business cards and is timeless enough to fit any style preference. Find it for $65 at Shoppe.
If your man enjoys a good cocktail, gift him a shaker with a Southern twist this Valentine’s Day. This fun mason jar shaker is cute and thoughtful — a practical offering that he’ll continue to use each time he’s craving a cocktail. Plus it looks adorable atop the bar! Find it for $34 at Alabama Outdoors.
If you’re looking to give him something ultra-luxe, these Brakish bow ties are the ideal option. Made from real feathers, these bow ties are an upscale way to show your love to the Southern gentleman in your life. Find these for $195 each at Bromberg’s.
FOR DATE NIGHT
Before you head out on the town with your sweetie, treat yourself to a fun and fancy blowout at Blo Homewood. Blo is Birmingham’s first blowout salon that offers a book full of styles for you to choose from. They’ll wash and style your hair and even do your makeup to ensure you feel beautiful and confident for your Valentine. Their signature blowout service ranges from $40 to $45; makeup application prices vary.
No Valentine’s Day is complete without a beautiful bouquet of flowers! Make it extra special this year with Wild Things floral designs. This Homewood floral studio puts together totally one-of-a-kind, handmade, bespoke arrangements — no two arrangements are alike! This Valentine’s Day, they’re teaming up with Cookie Fix to offer up the sweetest gift ever — a gorgeous small arrangement in a Valentine’s vase with a package of cookies all for $55. Available to order for pick-up or delivery here.
Before you and your love head out, be sure to book a trusted babysitter. Wyndy makes this beyond easy by allowing users to find, book and pay vetted babysitters all in one easy-to-use app. Download the app here. You can thank us later!
Happy Valentine’s Day, Birmingham!