8 Valentine’s Day gifts for her
There's nothing like scouring the halls of the UAE's many malls in search for that perfect Valentine’s Day present. But if you shop like we do - forgetting what you actually came in for and just buying things for yourself - then this is the gift list for you. Apart from one clutch bag that we had to include, these are all items that you can enjoy together.
A gift perfect for young couples who want to give the celebration a nod without getting too deep.
Where: Lush available across the UAE
Light of your life
A retro-style light box by Seletti that’s much cooler than candles.
Where: The Design Shop by s*uce
Contact: +9714 388 3488, www.shopatsauce.com
Stylishly transport her back to childhood with this Roald Dahl embroidered Olympia Le-Tan clutch.
Where: The Outnet
Hold a candle.
Okay, we implied candles are lame, but when a limited edition Diptique is on the table it’s a different story.
Where: Diptique, Dubai Mall
Contact: +9714 330 8423, www.diptyqueparis.co,
Sweet like chocolate
If you are doing the heart-shaped chocolate box route, at least do it with the best in chocs.
Where: Prestat, Harvey Nichols Dubai
Piece of cake
Red velvet cake ain’t anything new, but this is so pretty it’s bound to gain you brownie points, or cake points.
Where: Bertin Bistro, Sheikh Zayed Road, Indigo Central 8
Contact: +9714 321 9239, www.bertinbistro.com
What’s goin’ on?
Say “you are everything” with smooth tunes while celebrating the roaring return of vinyl.
Where: Virgin Megastores across the UAE
Bring an instant smile to your partner’s face with a pair of brand new bright red kicks.