Valentine’s Day 2022: 6 Timeless gift ideas for a surprise delivery

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By Natalie Khoo

Valentine’s Day 2022: 6 Timeless gift ideas for a surprise delivery

So, you’ve got dinner reservations for Valentine’s Day checked, but you’re looking to go the extra mile? We hear you. If you’ve already browsed through our fashion and beauty gift guides and a romantic getaway is out of the question this weekend, fret not—we have several more gift ideas that he/she/they will appreciate.

Whether this is a first date you’re trying to impress or the best spouse you could ever ask for, these timeless gifts will make for a thoughtful surprise.


BURO Recommends: BloomThis

Who says flowers are only For Her? Some men appreciate receiving a bouquet too, just as some women prefer a more practical gift. If your better half is a sucker for fresh blooms, BloomThis offers an extensive catalogue to choose from for Valentine’s Day. All floral creations come with free delivery and a message card, which is great for surprises or even LDR. Plus, you can opt to add on a box of chocolates, fragrance, wine, and more to complement your gift!

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READ: How BURO cover stars Penny and Giden’s love story planted the seeds for BloomThis


BURO Recommends: Royce

Chocolates, especially of the dark variety, are scientifically proven to lift your mood. It is also symbolic of love, passion, and happiness—sounds like the perfect message to send your partner this Valentine’s Day! Royce has curated four seasonal Japanese chocolate boxes just for the occasion this year, each featuring limited edition confections wrapped with love in beautiful packaging.

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BURO Recommends: Moet & Chandon

What’s a gift that you can both share and toast to your relationship? Champagne, of course! There’s nothing like a glass of bubbly to uplift the mood at any celebration, whether it’s to mark an anniversary or to welcome your first date. In case you’re not sure which bottle from the range to go with, have a look at our champagne gift guide here to find out the best pick for every menu and setting.

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Cheese platter

BURO Recommends: Keju by Carmen

For those who prefer savoury foods over sweet, a cheese platter should hit the spot. One may think it’s cheesy, but it’ll leave your loved one grinning with brie—we mean glee. Keju by Carmen has a wide assortment of cheese platters to tickle their fancy. And if a platter doesn’t cut it, top if off with a package from the The Hearts & Roses series—complete with fruits, nuts, chocolates, and wine to savour in between hearty helpings of cheese.

READ: Where to get cheese platters and grazing tables in KL

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BURO Recommends: Nespresso

If your partner’s love language is coffee, your Valentine’s Day gift should be a no-brainer. Instead of just getting a coffee machine or a bulk supply of coffee, why not opt for both? With the coffee machine subscription by Nespresso, you can get a one-off machine price plus monthly credits which can be used to purchase the brand’s wide range of coffee capsules. It’s a gift that keeps on giving!

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BURO Recommends: Lady Yi’s Tea House

For the Valentine who prefers a hot cup of tea to soothe the senses, Lady Yi’s Tea House has a variety of premium blends to offer. The Lady Yi’s Signature Blend “11 Treasures” won’t disappoint with its fragrant nuances, but there’s also Elegant Earl Grey, Calming Chamomile, Pu Erh, and more for fans of classic flavours. You can also order the Valentine’s Peranakan Affair Afternoon Tea Set for you and your significant other to indulge in Peranakan-inspired sweet and savoury delights along with the tea.

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MORE: Where to take your Valentine for a special dinner date in the Klang Valley

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