Urban Insider: My Valentine

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Sweeten your day with these special gifts. 

Teabox | KUMUD, $31.99

Here’s a spectacular gift of 6 floral, fragrant teas. Just right for a special Valentine.

How can a celebration be complete without the fragrance of flowers! With their vivid colors and scents, they lift any occasion. Taking inspiration is Kumud, a gift of floral teas, scented and infused with flowers, to turn even an ordinary cup of tea into something special.

Teabox | Odyssey, $69.90

Take your partner into a timeless journey with this gift of specialty Darjeelings. Packed in it are some of the finest teas from the region, a handy tea flask and a collector’s edition book about the place to accompany the many cups you will steep. For a tea lover, this is the perfect gift to have and to give.

Alexander Wang | Attica Biker Purse in Beet with Ball Studs (Deep Purple), $180 

Attica chain biker purse with ball chain animation and ball chain piping. Interior features 6 card slots, 3 paper organizers, and 1 zip pocket. Adjustable and removable shoulder strap. Can be worn on the shoulder or as a clutch. 100% Cowhide.

Marc Jacobs | The Heart Watch 38MM, $150

Give the gift of time this Valentine’s Day with this sweet heart-shape watch, featuring a white face and dial and patent leather strap.

Zales | Arrow Open Bangle in Sterling Silver, $66.75

Wrap her wrist in the romantic look of this front-facing arrow cuff bracelet. Crafted in sterling silver, this sleek design begins with a pyramid-shaped arrowhead and ends with a textured tail. Polished to a bright shine, this open bangle measures 7.0 inches in circumference and fits most wrists.

Wedgwood | Wonderlust Crimson Jewel Tray, $39.95 

Inspired by the wonders of travel, history, connecting cultures and art, Wonderlust offers an eclectic collection of treasured gifts. Crimson Jewel pays homage to Asian horticulture and the wonders of the garden; symbolizing rebirth, water lilies combine with vibrant colors for an exuberant design. Perfect for holding jewelry and trinkets, the exquisite Crimson Jewel 5.7″ Tray is an ideal gift for any occasion. It is beautifully presented in a signature Wedgwood blue gift box for celebrating all of life’s special moments.

Dean & Deluca | More Valentine Collection, $68 

More Cupcakes are so pretty you might resist eating them. But don’t – they’re incredible. Made with the finest Belgian and Valrhona chocolate and Madagascar bourbon vanilla, each variety has a buttercream center, one with caramel, too.

Twelve cupcakes

Dean & Deluca | Milk & Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels, $50 

Inside this pastel blue and gold heart-shaped box, adorned with a crowned peacock, are the finest dark and milk chocolate hearts with caramel and sea salt centers from Charbonnel et Walker. An inspired Valentine’s Day gift.

Twenty truffles

TOMS | Watercolor Hearts Tiny TOMS Classics, $36 

The iconic TOMS slip-ons, these limited edition Classics feature watercolor hearts for Valentine’s Day and beyond. A small-batch, limited edition shoe. Designed for kids ages 1-4. Vegan.

With every pair of shoes you purchase, TOMS will give a new pair of shoes to a child in need. One for One®

Taschen | Morris, $15

Each book in TASCHEN’s Basic Architecture series features:

  • an introduction to the life and work of the architect
  • the major works in chronological order
  • information about the clients, architectural preconditions as well as construction problems and resolutions
  • a list of all the selected works and a map indicating the locations of the best and most famous buildings
  • approximately 120 illustrations (photographs, sketches, drafts, and plans

Taschen | Redouté – The Book of Flowers, $70

Celebrate “the Raphael of flowers,” Pierre-Joseph Redouté. This elegant catalogue gathers all engravings from his masterful volumes Roses and Selection of the Most Beautiful Flowers, alongside the most astounding pieces from The Lilies. Astonishing with his admixture of accuracy and beauty, Redouté transports the reader to themagnificent greenhouses and gardens of a bygone Paris.