This year why not shun the boxes of chocolates and bottle of wine and opt for a gift that truly speaks from the heart (almost literally in our case!). Who says that valentines needs to be traditional, shop from a bewitchingly beautiful selection of alternative gift ideas with a little help from our hand picked selection of gifts.
We've done the virtual shopping for you, casting our eyes upon some truly unique gifts that will certainly be adored this valentines. Whether they adore something that's a little darker, or with a vampy rockabilly twist, you'll be bound to please (no pun intended) with our selection of picks.
Valentines gifts needn't be suitable for just one day a year, buy them something that they'll truly adore all year round with this stunning Sinistra lace choker and ring set by Dark Elegance Designs. In classic black and red tones, it's perfect for a gothic valentines gift, and matches everything beautifully!
Whilst you can never go wrong with jewellery, sometimes they'd prefer something that speaks from the heart, this beautiful Silver rose heart box by Alchemy Gothic is just perfect, it also doubles up as a great keepsake for any extra special gifts.
If it's something a little darker that they prefer, then we've found the perfect gift for any horror fan. This Hellraiser inspired heart necklace is perfect to capture their hellbound heart, available in classic black or glitter.
Make a statement with this stylish Atomic heart eyepatch by KatzLittleFactory, it's the perfect accessory whilst also making for a truly different valentines gift that they'll just adore.
For something that's truly unique, why not try this stunning Elvira crown by Howling Moon Headwear. It's certainly not your traditional valentines gift, but it's a beautiful piece that they can adorn all year round, not just on valentines day!
It's not all gothic opulence and divinely dark gifts, why not go for something with a rockabilly twist. Skip the bunch of flowers and buy them a gift that they can adorn with this beautiful pink cascading hair flower by Rockabilly Red.
Team it up with a sweet custom made pendant, like this Double heart necklace by House of Wonderland. Really make it your own, and choose names that are truly unique to you!
Find the perfect shade of red with Le Keux Cosmetic's Cherry Bomb lip paint, a gift that they'll truly adore with it's beautiful bejewelled pot making for a lovely gift.
Whether they prefer something that's beautifully dark, or with a touch of pin up style, they'll certainly adore one of these alternative gift ideas this valentines, for a gift that's truly unique!
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Photographer: Holly Matthews Photography