Top Valentine’s Gifts for Him & Her

Can you believe it’s already February?!? For us, January just flew by… It was a busy month filled with business trips, including our time at West Coast Art & Frame Expo, and events. But, it was a fun month filled with friends, new and old. Now it’s time to show some love to those who are most important to you. Whether you’re thinking BIG, as in a Valentine’s engagement, or just a little something small, as in a special token for your friends, now’s the time to shop!

Our Valentine's window, designed by Xavier Neuner
Our Valentine’s window, designed by Xavier Neuner

As you can see from the photo of our Valentine’s showroom display, there are plenty of pretties to be had this holiday! From lovely tea towels to beautiful books, and even some Valentine’s-appropriate party details, such as paper straws and cocktail napkins, we have something to help with your celebrations.

Here are a few gift highlights we have in stock – for both him and her:

Bench-made leather notebook covers by Colsen Keane
Bench-made leather notebook covers by Colsen Keane

Does he love to write – or perhaps he always keeps his work notebook handy for reference? Add some style to his every-day accessory with a beautiful leather notebook cover. These bench-made notebook covers are crafted with the highest quality leather by Colsen Keane and will last a lifetime!

Rings by Grandmother’s Buttons

These vintage-inspired rings are actually all adjustable – so no worries trying to find the ring size of your loved one! While the gift of jewelry is always a lovely idea for Valentine’s day, these special pieces really tell a story. Individually selected jewels are paired with stunning settings and handcrafted into timeless rings. These pieces offer an especially heartfelt sentiment for her.

Moleskine notebooks

And now the gift for everyone… Moleskine notebooks! Pick up a set for a friend, or break up a pack of three to add in your teacher gifts! These simple, paper notebooks feature small, graft lined pages and are sized to fit in pockets and purses alike. The ideal place to keep a to-do list, Moleskine notebooks are available in a variety of colors and would be a perfect gift for just about anyone this Valentine’s day!


Finally – a bonus holiday treat… A cheeky card! Go the traditional route and share a note of love, friendship, appreciation; the right card can help you say anything. We have a fantastic selection of beautiful and unique Valentine’s cards – there’s sure to be something for anyone you’re looking to share a special sentiment with.

Come on in to the showroom today to take a look at all of our Valentine’s gift options and don’t forget about our complimentary gift wrapping. We’re here to make this Valentine’s day a special day for all!

The 5 Best Valentine’s Gifts for Guys

Some may say the guys have it easier come Valentine’s day… Flowers, chocolates, a romantic dinner. Although many may argue that point – perhaps your significant other is a bit more picky?

But we think buying a gift for the guy in your life may be a bit more challenging. Lucky for you, we’ve sifted through all our wares here in the steve mckenzie showroom and have selected what we think are the 5 BEST Valentine’s Gifts for Guys:


  • Field Notes – perfect for writing those love notes, these small notebooks offer BIG versatility. They also provide a perfect pocket fit. Each book is bound with a heavy duty saddle-stitch process and measures 3.5″ x 5.5″


  • Engraved Pewter Flask by Salisbury – the quality and craftsmanship in these classic flasks will not go unnoticed by the man in your life. It’s the perfect vehicle to accompany him to those tailgate parties and bonfires… Add a modern, masculine monogram, or engraved name, and give him a gift he’ll always treasure.


  • Taki Watch – show your guy how fabulous, funk and funky he is without putting a big dent in your pocketbook with a Taki watch. Both Steve and Jill wear these timepieces just about everyday. They make checking to see how early you are for your next client meeting so much more fun 🙂 Click here to view a full Taki watch feature post.



  • sm’s Signature Leather Wrap Bracelet – for the fashion savvy man in your life; casual yet chic, our triple wrap leather bracelet is a fantastic foundation for your guy’s arm candy. Made exclusively for us in the USA, he’ll appreciate the thoughtful leather choices along with the steve mckenzie’s signature orange stitching for that little something extra. Bracelet is 1/2″ wide.

As you can see, this list features something for every guy – from super practical to fun-loving – and for every budget. Stop in today to get ahead of the game and pick up something special for your someone special. We’ll even throw in the gift wrapping!