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15 Valentine's Day Gifts Under $50

By Crystal Hessong

You don't have to spend a fortune to tell your significant other how you feel. These affordable gifts are all under $50 and will send the appropriate message without emptying your wallet.


1. Cheer Crate


Surprise your loved one with a Cheer Crate for from Cratejoy just $29.99 per month. Filled with pampering products, this crate may have luxurious lotions, scented soaps or scrumptious snacks. Each month is a different collection of gifts.

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2. Bloody Mary Seasonings

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If you and your significant other have fond memories of Bloody Marys at brunch, opt for this seasoning variety pack to make your own. With four different seasonings, you just need to add your own vodka and tomato juice to create a Bloody Mary flight at home. Pair it with a home-cooked brunch on Valentine's Day morning. It costs just $28.99 on Amazon.

Purchase on for $28.99


3. Amazon Echo Dot

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If you've ever wanted to get your loved one a personal assistant, opt for the Amazon Echo Dot for $49.99. Smaller than the original, this electronic helper still packs a punch by responding to your voice to turn on music, read audiobooks, and control smart devices. For tech-savvy lovers, this gift is ideal.

Purchase on for $49.99


4. Laser Cut Wood Journal

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For a writer or artist, give a laser cut wood journal. The wooden cover lasts much longer than its paper counterparts and it comes in several designs. Opt for a heart design from Amazon for just $29 for a Valentine's Day theme.

Purchase on for $29.00


5. Massage Oil


Give a tangible present that allows you to give the gift of your time with massage oil. Costing only $20, The Body Shop's Spa of the World French lavender massage oil features a relaxing aroma that will help you both destress when you give one another massages for Valentine's Day.

Purchase on for $20.00


6. Tea Sampler


Give a tea lover a sampler of nine gourmet teas from Amazon for $24.99. This set perfectly says that you would never "leaf."

Purchase on for $24.99


7. "Finish This Book"


If your significant other has always talked about writing a book, but never got started, give "Finish This Book" by Keri Smith for $13.09 from Amazon. This guided practice helps the reader fills in the blanks in the story. It's one book that will never disappoint.

Purchase on for $13.09


8. Himalayan Salt Candle Holders


Regardless of whether you believe in the mystical powers attributed to Himalayan salt, you cannot deny that light shining through the pink rock creates a romantic ambiance. Gift your honey with this salt lamp and candle holders combo for $15.99 at Amazon to help set the mood.

Purchase at for $15.99


9. Chocolate-Covered Strawberries


Of course, you cannot forget chocolate for Valentine's Day. Up your confection game with a dozen gourmet chocolate-covered strawberries and three adorable lovebug brownie pops. It's only $49.97 from Shari's Berries.

Purchase at for $49.97


10. Timepiece


Few people realize that watches are still a classic, practical gift that's always appreciated. For something a little more eye-catching than a standard timepiece, give this steamship telegraph watch from Amazon for just $39.95.

Purchase on for $39.95


11. Lingerie


A little something sexy is a must for Valentine's Day. Check out the Very Sexy collection pleated babydoll from Victoria's Secret for $39.50.

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12. Desk Fountain


Though you can't be with your loved one at work, you can give them a stress-relieving desk fountain for just $31.05 from Amazon.

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13. Foreign Candy


If your loved one has an adventurous palate, give a sampler of the rare Kit Kats sold only in western Japan. A similar box with eastern Japan flavors is also available. Both cost $16.89 each from Amazon, so why not get both?

Purchase the western Japan and eastern Japan flavors on for $16.89


14. Travel Record Map


Keep tabs on the places you've been together with a scratch map from Amazon for $28.95. Use a coin to scratch off the places you've been to until you've uncovered all the spots on your bucket list.

Purchase on for $28.95


15. Skin Care Essentials


Everyone should have skincare essentials. For the man in your life, get a trio of products to keep his skin smooth when shaving. This kit from Bevel costs $35 and includes priming oil, shave cream, and a restoring balm.

Purchase on for $34.95


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