The month of love has arrived, and we’re celebrating with some Cupid-approved FINDS from across the South. We’ve rounded up some Valentine’s Day accoutrements; unique gift ideas and for him, her, the kids and yourself; plus a few swoon-worthy fashion statements to last beyond the season. We’re falling hard for these February FINDS!
Copper heart on canvas
This patina heart is the perfect gift for that special someone in your life. Attached to a painted white canvas and hammered for texture, this art piece will complement any home perfectly. Find it at Alabama Goods for $35.99.
Book of Southernisms
Bless your heart! This book of Southernisms is a thoughtful gift for moms, in-laws, teachers and neighbors. With beautiful illustrations and witty, Southern sentiments, this is sure to be a beloved gift for years to come. Find this for $14.95 at It’s A Southern Thing.
Snuggle up and escape the cold this Valentine’s Day under this ultra-plush blanket. This is truly the gift that keeps on giving! Find it for $59 at Dorm Decor.
Bundle up in festive fashion with this fun Lisa Todd “Straight Arrow” sweater. We love the bright heart, cozy fabric and striped cuffs. Find it for $195 at Birmingham boutique Manhattan South or online here!
Love stud earring
We are so into mismatched studs these days, and this is the perfect one to add to your rotation this month. Pair it with a simple gold or diamond earring, or grab two to create a pair! Grab this little gem for $65 from a Hemline boutique or online.
There’s no hiding true love — and these socks will let you shout your puppy love to the world! “All you need is love — and a dog.” Truer words were never spoken. Find these socks for $9.99 at any Hollywood Feed location or online.
Pale pink earrings
Feel pretty in pink this Valentine’s Day with these gorgeous drop earrings from Kendra Scott. Be sure to send this to your Valentine to drop a not-so-subtle hint – we don’t judge! Find these for $60 at a Kendra Scott shop or online.
Spoil your cookie-loving friends, coworkers and family this Valentine’s Day with a dozen beautifully iced cookies from Whimsy Cookie Co., out of Memphis. The classic candy, deliciously made into a sugar cookie, these are sure to spread the love! $48 for 12 cookies. Order them online here.
Box of chocolates
Ditch the drug store chocolates for this handcrafted option. As gorgeous as it is delicious, Birmingham-based Chocolata Artisanal Chocolatier has crafted the perfect box of chocolates for your valentine. Find this gift box ranging from $6.75 to $13.50 at the Birmingham shop or online.
Straight from New Orleans comes a decadent pie that will make even the sweetest of tooths swoon. This dreamy dessert is comprised of 1.5 pounds of fresh caramel, pecans and milk chocolate, dark chocolate or white chocolate — you decide! Find it for $43.95 at Southern Candymakers or shop it online here.
Complete your Valentine’s Day look and add this cozy staple to your wardrobe. The Kinross cashmere spray print scarf is available in a variety of colors and worth the splurge this winter! Get yours from one of the Copper Penny shops across the South, or shop online for $245.
This Debre Wallet is a minimalist’s dream and the perfect gift for your loved one. The interior has six card slots and three slit pockets for cash, receipts, a checkbook or even a passport. It can even hold a small journal and pen so you can write down your sweet nothings. Find this for $65 from Memphis boutique Falling Into Place or online.
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FOR THE KIDDOS
Cover your little bundle of joy with hearts (and kisses) during the month of love. We can’t get enough of this adorable heart-covered outfit set from Arcade, a Nashville children’s boutique. Grab the blouse for $66, the trousers for $61, or BOTH either in-store or online.
FOR THE GUY YOU LOVE
Whether you’re looking to spruce up his look for your Valentine’s date or give a gift that he’ll be able to wear from work to happy hour, the red tattersall cotton button-down from Onward Reserve is an ideal choice. Created with soft, natural fibers, this button-down is one he’ll want to live in, seriously. Find yours for $115 at any of Onward Reserve’s Southern locations, or shop online.
Cheers to a love-drenched February!
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