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SEALED WITH A KISS: THE ULTIMATE VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

We've rounded up the best gifts for your funny little Valentine.

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  • Jo Malone Cologne with a limited edition ruby red cap for Valentines Day, $198, from www.jomalone.com.au
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  • Monogrammed Black Slim Line Bi-Fold Men's Wallet from The Daily Edited, $109.95, www.thedailyedited.com
    355
  • A bunch of beautiful flowers from Sydney florist, Bloomey's Florist, (02) 9360 1788, 65 Bayswater Rd Kings Cross
    455
  • Diptyque Centifolia Candle 70gram, $56, www.mecca.com.au
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  • Uniqlo Men's Premium Linen Long Sleeve Shirt, now $39.90, (was $49.90), www.uniqlo.com.au
    655
  • Swarovski Crystalline Toasting Flutes in Gold and Crystal Base XL, www.swarovski.com.au
    755
  • Williams-Sonoma Spirit Decanter, $70, www.williams-sonoma.com.au
    855
  • 'The Kiss' Original Artwork from Sefton Segedin, $170, www.seftonsegedin.com
    955
  • Zara Chain Print Pleated Skirt, $99, www.zara.com.au
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  • Monogrammed Black Vertical Clutch, $199.95, www.thedailyedited.com
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  • Byredo Bal D'Afrique Roll On Oil, $87, from www.mecca.com.au
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  • Beaded Boxes from Orient House; Small $80; Medium; $100; Large $125, www.orienthouse.com.au
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  • Couples Escape Massage Package at The Langham Sydney Day Spa, from $205 per person, www.langhamhotels.com
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  • Zara Chain Print Blouse, $99, www.zara.com.au
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  • Edric Oval Rhodium Cufflinks from MJ Bale, $74.95, www.mjbale.com
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  • Bleu by Chanel Eau de Toilette Spray 50ml, $102, www.davidjones.com
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  • Tatcher Barware Jigger, $34 and Shaker $59, West Elm, www.westelm.com.au
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  • Jo Malone English Pear & Freesia Cologne, $198, www.jomalone.com.au
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  • KNC Beauty All Natural Collagen Infused Lip Mask, $62 for 10-pack, www.net-a-porter.com.au
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  • Marble + Copper Dip Bowl, $29, West Elm, www.westelm.com.au
    2155
  • Grove Round Basket, Small $39.99; Large $59.99, Living By Design, www.livingbydesign.net.au
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  • Monogrammed Amalfi Pyjamas Set in Navy with White Trim, $149, Jasmine and Wills, www.jasmineandwills.com
    2355
  • Alexander Bust on Stand from Mercer and Lewis, $275, www.mercerandlewis.com
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  • 'Us Two' in Ink Original Artwork from Sefton Segedin, From $500, www.seftonsegedin.com
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  • Jo Malone Myrrh & Tonka Home Candle, $120, www.jomalone.com.au
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  • Blue and White Ginger Jar from Orient House, $135, www.orienthouse.com.au
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  • Zara Chain Print Dress, $69.95, www.zara.com.au
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  • Asos Black Tassel Loafers in Faux Suede, $50, www.asos.com.au
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  • Eberjay Sleep Chic Printed Stretch-Jersey Pajama Set, $236.86, www.net-a-porter.com
    3055
  • Asos 2 pack Heart Cosy Socks, $16, www.asos.com.au
    3155
  • Pursoma Après Savasana Bath Soak, $26.83, Net-a-Porter.com
    3255
  • Four Pillars Gin, $73.99, from www.danmurphys.com
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  • Blue Scallop Plate from In The Round House, $29, www.intheround.house
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  • Egyptian Cotton 274 Thread Count Five Star Hotel Sheets, $97, www.hotelluxurycollection.com
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  • Prada Textured Leather Credit Card Holder, $330, www.net-a-porter.com
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  • Zara Blouse with Pockets, $69.95, www.zara.com.au
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  • Floris London 'A Rose For' Eau de Parfume, $288.74, www.florislondon.com
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  • Gold Plated 'Capri' Earrings from Namesake Collection, $35, www.namesakecollection.com
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  • Lanvin Navy Velvet Bow Tie, $106, from Farfetch.com
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  • Monogrammed Phone Cases, The Daily Edited, $49.95 up, www.thedailyedited.com
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  • Folded Ellipse Standing Mirror, West Elm, $699, www.westelm.com.au
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  • Pair of Green Foo Dogs, Orient House, $225, www.orienthouse.com.au
    4355
  • Aman Private Jet Itineraries for 2019, guests are taken to some of the most beautiful places in the world on their own private jet, www.elyseecollective.com.au
    4455
  • C.O Bigelow Musk Body Lotion, $35.16, Net-a-Porter.com
    4555
  • Gift Republic 100 Dates Scratch off Bucket List, Asos, $26, www.asos.com.au
    4655
  • Pink Kaloh Dinnerware at West Elm, from $10, www.westelm.com.au
    4755
  • MJ Bale Markham Navy/Grey Tie, $79.95, www.mjbale.com
    4855
  • Thai Black Rice Container from Orient House, $80, www.orienthouse.com.au
    4955
  • Hermes Mosaique 24 Gold Small Tray, $300, www.hermes.com.au
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  • Greek Goddess Small Figure from Mercer and Lewis, $110, www.mercerandlewis.com
    5155
  • Billecart-Salmon Brut Rosé, $110.20 from DanMurphys.com
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  • Corgi Eight-Pack Cotton-Blend Socks, $201.97, from www.mrporter.com
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  • Love Moschino Heart Zip Purse from Asos, $116, www.asos.com.au
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  • An Incomplete Education by Judy Jones and William Wilson, $65.29, www.amazon.com.au
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February 4, 2019

We’ll help you do this right: no supermarket flowers, no corny cards. Instead, surprise your mother with an unexpectedly gorgeous gift, help your best friend forget that breakup, or toast your one-and-only with a glass of good champagne. They’ll love you for it. After all, nothing beats the feeling of giving someone you love a heartfelt gift they’ll truly cherish – except for receiving one, of course…

Valentine’s Day is a great day to be a little nicer to everyone, including ourselves.

Here are ideas to show your love this year, from jewellery to gin, glassware, or a simple book of love poems. Whether you are single, married, or somewhere in between – it really doesn’t matter!

Swarovski Toasting Flutes Gold, set of two, $499 and Lifelong Bow Necklace, $199, www.swarovski.com

This year we are fully submitting to the holiday of love, with heartfelt gifts that count the way we love thee – with a red (or pink) leather jewellery case, a beautiful pyjama set, champagne glasses, or of course, a great pair of earrings. Love letters, they still matter. In today’s text-and-Tinder world, probably more than ever. Anything with literary leanings, too.

Or why not whisk your love away on a short (or long) jaunt. A night at a fancy city hotel or a country escape always works.

Whether you’re looking for something special for a new spouse, a loved one who is not a spouse, or a child you utterly adore, scroll our gallery for 50 ways to get it right, for the ones you love – even if it’s you!

Have the best, single Valentine’s Day. Book a memorable dinner, something indulgent, with a friend.

Use the day to take time to appreciate myself. Don’t ignore it. Embrace it. Pamper yourself, help others or otherwise embrace the day.

Be with someone you love. “You’ll want to end the day with a sense of connectedness and the remembrance of how much intimacy already exists in your life

Spread the love. Text and call the people you care about. Remember others who are single or alone. One Valentine’s Day. I leave long voice mail reminding everyone I adore how much they are loved – they often say they are the best messages they ever It is one of the best messages they ever receive. Do the same.

Embrace awe. A symphony. Art. Nature. Research shows that when we experience an emotional response to something vast, it takes us out of our own head and we feel better.

Help someone else. Volunteer for a favourite charity. Offer to babysit for a couple with children so they can go out to dinner. You’ll feel appreciated—and children, with their laughter and affection, make great Valentine’s surrogates. (Dogs do too.)

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