By Michelle Lahey
So, the bad news is you totally forgot blanked about Valentine’s Day this year. Good news is, all week long we’ll be posting great gift ideas, event guides, and everything else you’ll need to survive the weekend.
DRAGONFLY HERBS PERFUME, $8.50
DAVE’S FRESH PASTA, 81 HOLLAND ST., (617) 623-0867
Every girl likes to be treated like a princess – and smell like one, too. With fragrances in Bergamot Grapefruit and Lavender Vanilla, she’ll appreciate these aromatic perfumes for their scent and also for their ingredients, which are all organic and natural
ART ON YOUR SLEEVE
WHAT’S NÜ?, 67 HOLLAND ST., (617) 661-2031
Unique and tastefully made, this stunning bracelet makes an unexpected and thoughtful gift. Uncommon touches – like the stacked feature on one side, as well as varying sizes of spheres – also make this accessory one eye-catching piece of wrist candy.
PEANUT BUTTER & JELLY EARBUDS, $14
DAVIS SQUARED, 409 HIGHLAND AVE., (617) 666-6700
There are few people in this world who dislike a good old-fashioned PB&J – or a new pair of earphones. Compatible with iPhone 5 and alldevices with a 3.5mm headphone socket, these quirky earbuds are the perfect gift for a gadget lover. They even come with two sizes of soft silicone tips for extra comfort.
HOLD ME TIGHT
STRIPED CLUTCH, $75
SUZUKI BEAN, 99 BEACON ST., (401) 862-9870
Every fashion-forward person needs a trendy clutch for just about any occasion. This striped number can be paired with a slew of outfits, and even features several different compartments inside for credit cards, cash and cell phones.
GIFT CARD, ANY DENOMINATION
BROOKLYN BOULDERS, 12A TYLER ST., (617) 623-6700
No matter your fitness focus, Brooklyn Boulders likely has what you’re looking for. This palatial 40,000-square-foot rock climbing gym and fitness facility offers classes, a yoga studio, cardio equipment, a pro shop, weight room and much more.
With so many options to choose from, a gift card provides a great way to try everything Brooklyn Boulders has to offer.