11 Unique, Handmade Valentine's Day Gift Ideas For Her

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11 Unique, Handmade Valentine's Day Gift Ideas For Her

Get your special someone a gift they'll never forget.

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and you may be wondering what the perfect gift is to get your wife, girlfriend, or BFF. Flowers and chocolate are nice, but they can get repetitive and unfortunately a little bit boring.

If you really want to show that special person in your life how much you adore them, why not get a little creative and try thinking outside the box for a unique Valentine's Day gift that shows the impact this person has on your life.

If you're intrigued, Etsy is where it's at this Valentine's Day! It's the perfect place for finding different, one-of-a-kind gifts and handmade trinkets that will show your love. Bonus: many of Etsy's items can be customized, so you can personalize your loved one's gift for them.

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It's important to remember that the main point of this holiday is to celebrate love and that special someone can be anyone in our lives. As Etsy Trend Expert Dayna Isom Johnson notes, "Valentine’s Day isn’t a one-size-fits-all holiday for love. This year consider celebrating not just your beau but also your palentines, four-legged loves, or even yourself! No matter who you’re gifting, there’s no better time to celebrate love and make this Valentine’s Day more special than ever."

Here are some homemade, unique Valentine's Day ideas for her from Etsy:

1. Origami Rose

Real flowers are so 2017. If your lady loves flowers, but you want to get her something a little different this year this origami rose is perfect. Also, the rose is handmade and customizable. You can choose from a variety of colors and images or words.

Buy it on Etsy.

2. Heart Stacking Rings Set

Does she love delicate pieces of jewelry? This stackable ring set is a great gift for jewelry lovers. There are different metals to choose from, so you can customize the rings and the heart is hand cut so no two will ever be exactly alike. 

Buy it on Etsy.

3. Custom 2-Character Cross Stitch Family Portrait

This one is just a plain adorable git that works for anyone. As a unique spin on typical family portraits, this item uses tiny cross stitches to create the image of you and your loved one. It can also be customized in many different ways. Names, year, and even a short quote can be added to the portrait. This is a cute gift for couples, but could also work for your human or fluffy BFF.

Buy it on Etsy.

4. Satin Top

If your girl likes to be comfy but also enjoys bringing some elegance into her wardrobe, then this is the present for her. It comes in two lovely colors, pink and green. It's a limited edition top so you'll want to grab this one for your sweetheart quick!

Buy it at Etsy.

5. Best Friends Over Boyfriends Card

Has your BFF just gone through a breakup? Show her that she can still have the best Valentine's Day ever with this cute best friends card. This will remind your BFF that she doesn't even need to worry about having a boyfriend when she's got an amazing friend like you.

Buy it on Etsy.

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6. Galentine's Gift Fries Before Guys Biscuits

You may be wondering what to get your squad for Galentine's Day. These fries before guys biscuits are the perfect way to celebrate the importance of having good BFF's. These cute vanilla biscuits come in the shape of fries and are packed in a pretty gift box. Bring this gift to your Galentine's Day party, so your girlfriends can open it and you can share the sweet treats.

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7. I LIKE U Canvas Banner

This minimalist gift is not only a sweet reminder of that special someone but also makes a gorgeous addition to your home. This adorable wall banner works for anyone special in your life, but it's also a wonderful present for someone we usually forget about on this holiday — ourselves! So go ahead and treat yo' self this Valentine's Day with this beautiful handmade banner.

Buy it on Etsy.

8. Glow-In-The-Dark Women's Solar System Underwear

You'll never have trouble finding your boo in the dark ever again! In all seriousness, this is a quirky little twist on lingerie that she's sure to love. This underwear is comfy and soft and comes in an eye-catching space pattern. It's also made with glow-in-the-dark ink, so you don't need to purchase a nightlight for your alone time this Valentine's Day.

Buy it on Etsy.

9. Petal Facial Mist

If she loves taking care of her skin and keeping it feeling fresh, this lovely facial mist will certainly do the job. This mist will soothe her skin. Plus, it's vegan, alcohol-free, and comes in a pretty amber glass bottle. It's a win all around for this Valentine's Day.

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10. Paper Diamond Rings

Diamonds are a girl's best friend and this creative gift is ideal for gem lovers. The kit comes with six different gems as well as a ring tray and a box. You can also personalize the box with a message. 

Buy it on Etsy.

11. I Love My Human I Love My Dog T-Shirt Set

What better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than with one of the best, most loyal Valentine's a girl could ever ask for? We're talking about your dog! This matching shirt set is perfect for that most irreplaceable companion in your life - your fluffy BFF.

Buy it on Etsy.

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Sloane Solomon is a professional writer and editor. She graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelors in English Writing. When she's not writing or editing, you can find her daydreaming in French about coffee, online shopping, travel, and baby animals.

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