Nothing binds the fabric between us like a powerful romance, the kind of which we celebrate every Valentine’s Day. This year, we suggest showering your loved one with gifts and attention and everything else she deserves. It’s been a rough ride for us all over the past couple of years and that’s why it’s all the more important to make this day special for you both. Through the magic of your shared moments, the chaos of the modern world slowly slinks away. Check out the following Gift Guide For Her and make this Valentine’s Day one to remember.
Thiénot x Penfolds Champagne Brut Rosé NV
In partnership with Penfolds
Penfolds Chief Winemaker Peter Gago and Thiénot chef de cave Nicholas Uriel introduce their fourth collaboration product to date and the first Champagne Brut Rosé release. Arriving just in time for Valentine’s Day, it represents the shared vision of two absolute masters. One look at its vibrant hue of pale salmon and we’re already feeling more romantic. Like life itself, this effervescent classic is best enjoyed whilst young.
Pop the top, pour a glass for your loved one and then yourself (in that order), and prepare for a superb tasting experience. What opens on a fresh and perfectly balanced palate gradually gives way to a delicate finish. Crafted in the French tradition, the champagne will have you swooning at first sip. Order one now and it will arrive in a special gift box. You did good! – AU$90
Moët & Chandon Valentine’s Day ‘With Love’ Gifting Service
In partnership with Moet & Chandon
Iconic champagne house Moët & Chandon have put together a Valentine’s Day campaign for the ages. It goes by the name of ‘With Love‘ and offers two limited edition gift packages in Sydney, Melbourne, and Auckland (respectively). Taking cues from a Parisian tradition—whereby bell boys would deliver gifts at fancy hotels—each package is hand-delivered by a Champagne Concierge on February 14th. This may be the most romantic gesture ever and you really don’t have to put in much effort when you really think about it. We like to call that win/win.
Opt for the ‘Glamour Package’ and you get a bottle of Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial, which has been personalised with the words ‘With Love’ in gold calligraphy. It comes housed inside a custom keepsake box that’s overflowing with pink and white florals. Or consider the ‘Grandeur Package’, which presents a personalised Magnum of Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial inside an oversized custom giftbox with even more flowers pouring out the sides. Limited in supply, both sets include a hand-written note with your own words of love in gold calligraphy, and are delivered straight to your door on Febuary 14th.
Pandora Padlock and Key Dangle Charm
In partnership with Pandora
This Valentine’s Day, Danish jeweller Pandora is celebrating the “Little Acts of Love” found in everyday moments, as these are often the acts we cherish most. Their adjoining collection is thus perfectly streamlined, reaping massive sentimental value out of clever detail. For proof, look no further than the new Padlock and Key Dangle Charm, which allows you to capture your most beautiful memories and carry them wherever you go.
Rife with possibility, the Padlock and Key Dangle Charm takes inspiration from the locks placed on bridges by lovers around the world. Plated in 14k rose gold, its two respective components double as individual charms. Hence, you can gift the key and hold onto the padlock, giving your loved one the exclusive power to unlock your charm. Alternately, you can present her with the entire set, which she can affix to a necklace or bracelet. From this little act of love, a lifetime of memories is born. – AU$109
Longines Master Collection
In partnership with Longines
Swiss luxury watchmaker Longines have crafted the perfect mechanical timepiece for the modern woman. Hailing from their Master Collection, it features Top Wesselton VS-SI diamond indexes and a stunning calendar aperture with moonphase complication. Under the skin is a self-winding mechanical movement with an impressive power reserve of approximately 72 hours. A brilliant red strap blends perfectly with the white mother-of-pearl dial colour to lend the piece its eye-popping aesthetic.
With a history dating back nearly 200 years, Longines bring some serious heritage to the table. Whilst best-known for their classic aviation watches, the brand is no less formidable in classical terrain. The Master Collection has been proving as much since its inception in 2005 and continues to do so with this exceptional model. If your loved one has even the slightest semblance of horological passion, she won’t know how to thank you. – AU$4,400
Mystery Vibe Crescendo
In partnership with Mystery Vibe
Want to give her something she’ll really love this Valentine’s Day? Sexual wellness brand Mystery Vibe has you covered by way of the award-winning Crescendo. Smart, safe, powerful, and customisable, it’s the world’s first vibrator designed to mimic the human finger. Uniquely flexible as a result, it allows her to target erogenous zones with pinpoint precision. Sync it with an adjoining app and you can get in on the action, live-controlling the sex toy from up to 30 feet away. The possibilities are endless.
Under Crescendo’s silky smooth and 100% waterproof skin of silicone are six individually programmable motors. Users are encouraged to experiment and explore with the various intensity levels and vibration patterns as they unlock all kinds of pleasure. She’ll soon experience some of the best orgasms of her life and that’s not to mention the increased intimacy you’ll share together. It’s simply amazing what a little technology has done for the sex toy industry and what it can likewise do for your partner on this year’s Valentine’s Day. Here’s to the gift that keeps on giving!
Dyson Corrale Air Wrap Straightener
Winner of the Best Hair Tool Award at the 2020 Prix de Marie Claire Beauty Awards Australia, Dyson’s Corrale is a blatant cut above the competition. Thanks to unique flexing copper plates, it straightens hair at a lower heat without causing damage or sacrificing style. – AU$699
ULTRA VIOLETTE Queen Screen SPF50+ 50ml
ULTRA VIOLETTE’s Queen Screen combines high-quality moisturiser with protective sunscreen to cover the best of both worlds. Australian-made in a cruelty-free fashion, it offers a light floral aroma and won’t leave a white cast in its wake. – AU$47
Charles Keith Bag
Vibrant in colour with gold-tone metallic accents, this elegant bag features a curved bottom, ergonomic shoulder handle, and detachable strap. Favourited by various trendsetters, it goes perfectly with a host of modern ensembles.
Opera Leather Bag
From Italian artisans Boldrini Selleria comes this gloriously distinctive leather bag, better known as Opera. Available in three different colours, its glossy patina takes on a vintage character over time. We don’t know your partner but we’re nevertheless certain that she’ll absolutely adore this thing!
Glashütte Lady Serenade Watch
Crafted in honour of Valentine’s Day, the Lady Serenade delivers a perfect balance between romance and sophistication. Its pink sapphire crystal markers and sparkling diamond-set bezel are but two amongst a host of dazzling features. Act fast because this one is limited to just 50 units.
Honey Birdette Lingerie
Luxury lingerie brand Honey Birdette have no shortage of Valentine’s Day treasures in store, such as the Melissa Two-Piece Chemise and Thong Set. Made from slippery red satin with all kinds of stimulating details, it arrives in a red gift box. Is it getting hot in here or is it just us?
Atelier Stefani The Balvenie Boot – Women
The result of a thrilling collaboration, Atelier Stefani’s The Balvenie Boot pays living tribute to the art of expert craftsmanship. Dressed in the finest Italian leathers, it’s built to last and bursting with quality. This is the kind of footwear your partner dreams about at night. Here’s your chance to make those dreams come true. – AU$1,042
Canon EOS M50 Mark II
Canon’s EOS M50 Mark II crams a host of desirable features into its lightweight and compact body. From a Vari-Angle touchscreen to cinematic 4K video shooting and more, this baby is ready for all the action she can throw its way.
Tia Maria Platinum Experience at Moonlight Cinema
The Tia Maria Platinum Experience puts a luxurious twist on one of our favourite romantic pastimes. Relax in a double bean bed with the best views of an outdoor movie screen as you and your partner indulge in delicious cocktails and food, all of which are included in the package.
The Balvenie Collection by Oscar Hunt Tailors (Women)
Made-to-measure tailoring house Oscar Hunt joined forces with The Balvenie for our legendary Maker’s Collection. The result is a specially-designed women’s suit, which takes direct inspiration from the Speyside distillery. Contact Oscar Hunt to enquire.
Milly Dent Honey Lamp
Aussie ceramicist Milly Dent uses materials like porcelain as gateways to endless creativity. That brings us to her acclaimed Honey Lamp series, which is unlike anything of its kind. Because each lamp is handcrafted, no two are exactly the same. – AU$660 and up
Caeté Lab Matisse Soy Candle
Rarely does something so simple induce so much ambience like this premium scented candle from Caeté Lab. Relish its enticing scent as you play relaxing music and drink a glass of wine with a loved one.
Elho 16cm Recycled Pot Planter
Sustainably made from recycled plastic (using wind energy), this sturdy pot planter displays softly rounded curves and a decorative pattern. Choose between a variety of colours and expect it to last a lifetime.
Bondi Liquor Co. Pink Gin
Bondi Beach’s first operating distillery, Bondi Liquor Co. has burst onto the scene with an impeccable dining space and range of delicious gins. With Valentine’s Day in mind, allow us to suggest Pink Rhubarb Gin. It steeps their classic Original Dry in rhubarb after distillation, resulting in a bright pink colour and tart flavour. – AU$90
An ideal gift for your significant other, the Withings ScanWatch is Australia’s first-ever smartwatch with TGA approval on ECG technology. It continuously scans vital metrics to detect heart health conditions and help improve overall fitness, amongst other things. Smart and stylish, it quite literally goes out from your heart to hers! – AU$499