Like every year, you’re trying to find the best Valentine’s Day gifts, the ones that will make your better half swoon. Of course, there’s always chocolate and flowers, but why not set your sights on a gift that will really help? A backpack for the hiking enthusiast, or rustic-looking mittens for those who like to work at the cottage, for example?
Altitude Sports has put together a gift guide with some of our best ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021.
What to buy for Valentine's Day? Ideas for Her
What would please the one you love? A new pair of slippers to cozy up her days working at work, a watch to match her outfit, or a trendy backpack for her weekend adventures? We’ve gone through our selection and found the best gift ideas for her for Valentine’s Day 2021. adeaux pour elle en cette Saint-Valentin 2021.
Gifts for Working From Home
We love this slipper for its exceptional comfort and versatility. Ideal for slipping on after a day on the slopes, this Cush slipper by Baffin will add a touch of comfort and fun for those looking to brighten up a day at work. Slightly insulated, it has a sole that allows you to walk outside as well as inside. And when the time comes to travel again, there is nothing better to wear on the plane.
For Day Trips
Your better half swears by her Kanken backpack? She's not the only one. This mini version of Fjällräven's Kanken shoulder bag will accompany her everywhere, from daily errands in town to a day at the beach; as a carry-on or as a purse when out with friends. The handy shoulder strap offers handy storage for a phone, water bottle, paperback and more. Available in several colours, it's a great gift for Valentine's Day.
Looking for a daypack? Take a look at the famous Kanken backpack.
For The Serious Athlete
One of the best value for money buys on the market, the Suunto 3 sports watch will delight everyone from the runner to the sports enthusiast. Made in Finland and inspired by Nordic colours, the watch allows for ultra-precise monitoring of sleep, heart rate and physical activity. It also tracks notifications from your mobile phone. A must for athletes and those who swear by their morning jog.
For the Zen Lifestyle Lovers
The Essential Studio yoga mat is Halfmoon's most popular gym mat, and when you compare its price and performance with others, you can see why! This standard 4" thick mat is highly affordable and makes it easy to practice yoga in the comfort of your home or studio. Ideal for training as well as for Vinyasa, it is latex-free, free of toxic materials and very easy to clean.
Looking for a luxury yoga mat? The B Yoga B MAT Luxe is perfect for the man in your life.
For Hiking or Lounging
Whether she wears them somewhere on the trails or while watching TV after a long day at the office, she will fall under the spell of the Smartwool's merino. Comfortable, ultra-soft against the skin and versatile, these Margarita socks made of merino wool are suitable for both sport and relaxation. These socks are one of our best Valentine's Day gifts and will make everyone happy.
Is your spouse more of a "wear black socks with every outfit" type? Try the Walk socks, available in black, and just as comfortable.
The Best Valentine's Day Gifts for Him
What would make your boyfriend, husband or friend happy on Valentine’s Day? We’ve listed our best gift ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021 below. You’ll find ideas for sports enthusiasts, travel fans or those who revere comfort and style above all else.
For the Comfort Lovers
Voted the most comfortable underwear by our customers, the SAXX Vibe boxers (3 pack) are stretchy, soft against the skin, lightweight, and stay in place... in short, they have everything you're looking for. They wash exceptionally well, are moisture-resistant and offer excellent support for maximum daily comfort.
For the Hiker
Does your partner take you hiking every Saturday? Why not give him a brand new backpack like Gregory's famous Nano 16, specially designed for day hikes? Offered in several colours, this handy little pack is equipped with all-round versatility. It has several small pockets, is compatible with hydration packs and opens at the top.
This backpack is unisex. If you feel like getting one for yourself too, it comes in a variety of colours.
For the Traveler at Heart
This is probably the best bottle on the market. The Lightweight Wide Mouth Trail Series limited edition Hydro Flask bottle is much lighter than others in its class and offers the same superior technology. It keeps drinks perfectly cold for 24 hours even in the hottest summer weather, and keeps your drinks warm for 12 hours. BPA-free, dishwasher-safe and strong enough for all adventures, it's a great accessory to take on the trails.
For the Cottage Life lifer
For a weekend at the cottage or a day on the trails, Burton's Ember fleece gloves offer a rustic touch to any style. Comfortable, made of fleece, and windproof, these gloves will delight anyone who loves to complain about winter. And they'll give them a reason to go out and brave the storm.
Happy Valentine's Day!
Treat yourself with our best Valentine’s Day gift ideas. Whether it’s to mark an important date in your relationship or simply to bring a smile to your significant other’s face, you’ll find what you need at Altitude Sports.