Top Ten Valentine's Day Gifts for Thoughtful Consumers

Jan 14, 2010, 05:07 ET from Daily Grommet

LEXINGTON, Mass., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Valentine's Day shopping is a daunting task for anyone -- even the savviest online shoppers feel pressured to find truly unique gifts. The gift giving experts at Daily Grommet have created a list of thoughtful Valentine's Day gifts that are sure to stand out.

At, shoppers can watch short video reviews explaining what makes each product special and learn the story behind its creation before making a purchase. Selecting an undiscovered product with an interesting story can help create a memorable gift-giving moment with your Valentine.

Here are some favorite Valentine's Day picks from

  • Switch Gear: Surprise her with a clever jewelry kit for nearly endless earring and necklace combinations. ($80.00)
  • Pacific Shaving Oil: Treat him to this all-natural and luxurious shaving oil made from plant extracts. For every bottle sold, a tree is planted! ($17.85)
  • MixMyGranola: Have breakfast in bed with a custom 16-ounce blend of granola mixed to your specifications. ($4.99 and up)
  • Fat Toad Farm: Indulge in decadent caramel sauces made with goat's milk (flavors: original, coffee bean, vanilla bean, or cinnamon). ($8.95 and up)
  • TCHO Chocolate: Savor these subtle, fair trade chocolates from a San Francisco chocolate factory founded by a Space Shuttle technologist-turned-chocolate maker. ($55.00)
  • Road ID: Show your caring side with this personal identification bracelet tag, complete with emergency contact information. ($19.99)
  • Zoom Album: Create a pocket-sized album like a pro, right in your own home. ($35.95)
  • Jill-able Vase: Say it with flowers … delivered in Jill-able vases that are unbreakable, collapsible and reusable. ($8.00)
  • Around the Bend Mirror: Be a trend-setter with a one-of-a-kind handcrafted mirror made from fallen Willow twig branches. ($375)
  • Polartec Heated Vest: Keep your Valentine warm for up to six hours -- perfect for a romantic walk! ($169-$199)

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