Etsy Predicts These Will Be the Top Valentine’s Day Gifts This Year

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Valentine's Day without a romantic outing might sound less than ideal, but you can still make the night special with a little bit of creativity. And this doesn't apply just to couples. Take the day to treat yourself or your friends — we could all use good vibes during this chaotic time.

Etsy recently revealed the top gifts that people are searching for to get ready for the sweet day. There have been some significant increases in a few key areas (in the last three months, when compared with the same time frame in 2020).

Here are some of the top categories and Etsy's recommendations — along with some of our own picks.

1. In High Spirits Infuse The Speakeasy Infusion Kit, $20

Etsy reports that there was a 1,183% increase in searches for cocktail DIY kits. Make a quality drink for your special someone in lieu of going out to a bar.

2. Rulla Pulla DIY Complete Baking Kit Cardamom Braid, $25

Food-related DIY kits are also top of mind, with a 165% increase in searches.

3. Laura Botanicals Bath Bombs (set of 12), $21

Know someone that deserves a little relaxation? Searches for bath bombs and bath salts increased by 163%.

4. By The Way Shop Unisex Robe, $108.86

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Speaking of relaxation, we're still really interested in cozy things to wear at home. Searches for PJs spiked by 167% and we can totally see why.

5. Barkley and Wagz T-Shirt Set (Large), $44.99

What would we do without our furry friends? It only makes sense that searches for personalized pet items grew by 82%.

6. Vld Wood Studio Tealight Candle Holders (set of 2), $15.20

If you're looking to add a little magic to your space, consider some sweet decor. There was a 117% increase in Valentine's Day decor searches.


Eva Recinos is an associate editor at Hunker. You can reach her at eva@hunker.com

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