Friends Before Flings! Valentine's Day Gifts For Your Girls

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Live up the single life!

With February fast-approaching, everything from drugstores to diners are decked out in red, pink, and heart-shaped everything. For those of us floating by in romantic bliss, Valentine's Day is an event not to be missed, with dinner plans, outfit ideas, and all the appropriate beauty routines (ehem, waxes) being taken care of way in advance. But for those of us who consider the dreaded 14th as nothing more than Singles Awareness Day, all this mention of Cupid could be downright putrid. Well, we're here to make that bitter 100% better. Why cry the no-BF blues when you've got your girls by your side? From bestie bling to Ryan Gosling, click through for the best ways to celebrate your BFFs this V-Day.

Linen "Love" Bag

Show your bestie some love with this versatile linen bag by Parcel & Journey Handcrafted by skilled artisans in Indonesia, the leather-accented clutch could be used on a girls' night out or during her own travels around the world. Plus, the heartfelt script isn't the only positive message this accessory sends—the profits support fair trade and a sustainable income for craftworkers around the world.

Get it HERE for $115.
No Boyfriend Pint Glass

No boyfriend? No problem! Just fill this must-have glassware with your favorite beer (or something stronger) and toast to singledom this V-Day!

Get for $10 HERE.
Reasons To Love Ryan Gosling Book

Then again, being boyfriend-less is just another reason for you and your girls to celebrate Ryan Gosling — after all, it does mean you'd be available if he happens to casually save your life one day. Le sigh.

Get it HEREfor $16.95.