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Nine luxury gifts to woo your beloved with this Valentine’s Day

From one lovebird to another.

While the chocolates-and-flowers combo has firmly established itself within the Valentine’s canon of keepsakes, a luxe something-something that affectionately breaks the mould never goes astray.

And if you’re wanting to hone your gift giving prowess come February 14th but are grappling for ideas beyond the soft embrace of a plush teddy bear, fear not.

From a romantic getaway set on rolling hills to Armani perfume to fragrance your eve of love, we’ve curated an edit of luxury Valentine’s Day gifts he, she and they will be enamoured by.

9 luxury Valentine’s Day gifts for him, her and them

Moccamaster Classic with free coffee subscription, $515 (usually $590) at Thieves Coffee

For the homebody with a fondness for java, the classic Moccamaster drip coffee maker goes down a treat as a token of armour. Handmade in the Netherlands since 1968, this machine is timeless and comes with a complimentary three-month prepaid coffee subscription.


Valentine’s Day dinner, from $220pp at 6Head

Sure, a Valentine’s dinner reservation isn’t anything groundbreaking, but a five-course meal featuring scallop crudo, toothfish and lobster ravioli at 6Head is one way to woo your epicurean.


Moon circle earring with whiskey quartz, $1180 at Temple & Grace

Deep-rooted within Valentine’s gifting canon, jewellery remains a classic for a reason – and these 18k gold earrings with whiskey quartz gems from Temple & Grace boast an organic design.


2 pack bath sheet set in charcoal, $138 at Hommey

Designed in Australia, these 100 per cent premium cotton bath sheets from Hommey are plush, absorbent and beat the matching-couples-towels stigma.


The Wensley, from $1350 per night via Airbnb

If you and your partner are overdue for some quality time away from the everyday, book a starry-eyed weekend away via Airbnb. The Wensley in the Great Ocean Road hinterland, for example, is architecturally designed and set on acres of rolling hills for complete privacy.


ITHIKA smoked cocktail kit, $209.95 at Hardtofind

They say love is a smoke, so why not infuse your V-Day cocktails with just that? Featuring a glass smoking stand, glass infuser carafe and 20 smoking pellets, this smoked cocktail set is a moody buy.


Giorgio Armani Si Passione Eclat 100ml, $285 at The Iconic

With top notes of bright blackcurrent accord and bergamot, and base notes of white musks and vanilla in a fiery red bottle, Si by Giorgio Armani is a fragrance to say yes to come Valentine’s Day.


Gucci heart ring with interlocking G, $510 at Gucci

Sometimes, gifting on the nose is unabashedly sweet. This heart-shaped stencilled interlocking G ring from Gucci has a mother-of-pearl enamel effect and is made in Italy. Now, that’s amore.


Rodd & Gunn French Farm Valley wallet in Midnight, $169 at The Iconic

From New Zealand brand Rodd & Gunn comes this trifold wallet made from genuine buffalo leather – ideal for carrying around a pint-sized portrait with you.


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