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10 Quirky Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021

10 Quirky Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day 2021. Photographed by Becca Tapert. Image via Unsplash.

Sealed with a kiss – treat your Valentine to one of these quirky gift ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021.

Going well beyond chocolates and last-minute delivered flowers, this year we’re doing things a little differently for Valentine’s Day.

Thanks to Gifts Australia, Australia’s favourite online gift-giving store, treating your loved one this Valentine’s Day with unexpected but highly treasured presents is easy.

So, to help you find the ultimate present, our guide of the 10 best quirky gift ideas from Gifts Australia will soon become Valentine’s Day 2021 saviour.

Amora Paddle Board & Cheese Knife Set
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Amora Paddle Board & Cheese Knife Set

Planning a romantic date night at home? Or are you wanting to treat your special someone to a sunset picnic? Then let the Amora Paddle Board & Cheese Knife Set be the not-so-cheesy present to gift your special someone this Valentine’s Day 2021. Made from a neutral coloured bamboo, this Davis & Waddell paddle board also comes equipped with a cheese knife and makes for a perfect charcuterie or antipasto platter for your next grazing event. Just don’t forget the wine!

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The Cove Midnight Soy Wax Candle
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The Cove Midnight Soy Wax Candle

Australian designed and made, let The Cove light up your love life this Valentine’s Day 2021. Aimed to reinvigorate the senses and refresh the atmosphere with a smell of luxury and opulence, the Midnight Soy Wax Candle features notes of spicy amber and sandalwood that is rounded off with a hint of ginger. Hand poured, The Cove’s Midnight uses soy wax for their candle and a pure cotton wick enabling a 30 hour burn time.

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Jamie Cooks Italy
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Jamie Cooks Italy

We can all agree that Italian food is also the cuisine of love – from pizzas to pasta, risottos and even desserts. And with Jamie Oliver’s award-winning recipe book, Jamie Cooks Italy, you can spread the love. Featuring 140 fuss-free, easy-to-cook home recipes, Jamie allows Italian food lovers of any cooking expertise to get hands-on and create an Italian masterpiece. Making for the perfect date night activity at home, you and your special someone could be sitting down to an Italian-inspired candlelit dinner in no time.

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NASA Blue Galaxy Jigsaw Puzzle
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NASA Blue Galaxy Jigsaw Puzzle

Say ‘I love you to the moon and back’ in the most star-driven way thanks to this NASA Blue Galaxy Jigsaw Puzzle. With real life imagery of Orion Nebula taken from the Hubble Space Telescope, this 1000 piece puzzle will have you and your special someone mesmerised upon completion on your next date-night at home. Best paired with their favourite bottle of wine and snacks, the NASA Blue Galaxy Jigsaw Puzzle presents an infrared image of baby stars forming in the Orion Nebula, the brightest in the Milky Way – just like your cherished lover.

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Acacia Wood Breakfast Tray
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Acacia Wood Breakfast Tray

They say that the best way into someones heart is through their stomach. So, this Valentine’s Day, why not treat them to a romantic breakfast in bed with this Acacia Wood Breakfast Tray from Gifts Australia. Made from beautiful acacia wood, this fold-up or flat breakfast tray is perfect year-round for any lazy morning in bed. The perfect size to hold their favourite breakfast meals, why not pair this quirky Valentine’s Gift with some gourmet food, chocolate, wine or, to go that extra mile, a cooked breakfast made by you!

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Yes Dear Button
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Yes Dear Button

We can all agree that sometimes it’s best to say yes all the time. So, to ensure you’re not sounding like a broken record, Gifts Australia’s “Yes Dear” Button will be the quirky yet equally hilarious present to gift this Valentine’s Day 2021. The pre-recorded button includes sayings like “Yes Dear”, “If You’re Happy, I’m Happy”, “Why didn’t I think of that?”, and “What a wonderful idea!” Simply just get your Valentine to push the button, and their word will be your command. 

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Our Life Story Journal For Couples
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Our Life Story Journal For Couples

Making for the perfect anniversary or Valentine’s Day gift, the Our Life Story Journal For Couples will be the sweetest and most sentimental present they will receive. The perfect keepsake, the journal features a durable hardcover, a section for personal facts, travel plans and things to do as a family. With 1080 pages, there’s also plenty of room for you to include photos for you to flick back and reminisce on your precious memories. 

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10-Minute Desserts Cook Book
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10-Minute Desserts Cook Book

Does your special someone have a sweet tooth? Then let their wildest dreams become a reality with Anna Helm Baxter’s 10-Minute Desserts Cook Book. Over 192 pages, you and your Valentine can tuck into a newfound favourite late-night treat in under 10 minutes. Proving that you can learn how to master the art of making dessert quickly without skipping on taste, this recipe cookbook will have you and your partner creating decadent treats quicker than what it takes you to decide on what movie to watch.

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Moët & Gourmet Nibbles Hamper
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Moët & Gourmet Nibbles Hamper

Sometimes the best way to treat your special someone is by gifting them with exquisiteness. Which is why Gifts Australia’s Moët & Gourmet Nibbles Hamper will have them feeling smitten from the very first bite. Carefully curated, this hamper pack includes a bottle of Moët & Chandon Brut Imperial NV Champagne, beer nuts, Kangaroo Island olives, semi-dried tomato halves, quince paste, ‘Mosto Oro’ Cold-Pressed Olive Oil, Kangaroo Island artisan crackers, and a roasted capsicum tapenade to name a few. Why not gift this present with a day out on a picnic? Now that’s the ultimate Valentine’s Day 2021 gift. 

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Little White Lies Movie Memory Game
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Little White Lies Movie Memory Game

During this fun memory game, players must match characters with a closely associated prop or piece of clothing. For example, players may have to match a certain type of flower with Katniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games. Which flower could that be? The game comes with 50 cards covering 25 movies and a fascinating movie guide with extra facts. Sometimes a little bit of competition is healthy for the relationship – and the Little White Lies Movie Memory Game from Gifts Australia will be the perfect activity your relationship needs this Valentine’s Day 2021. 

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Looking for something else to give your lover this Valentine’s Day? Start with one of these 8 ethical and Australian made chocolate brands that pair perfectly with our guide to the 10 best Australian made wines for summer 2021. Or, for a present that comes straight from the heart, this plant-based strawberry chocolate tart by Leah Itsines will have them licking their lips this Valentine’s Day 2021.

Feature image: Photographed by Becca Tapert. Image via Unsplash.
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