Style Spy: Romantic Gifts for Her
Here’s what to buy for a special occasion like an anniversary or Valentine's Day.
Forget a dozen roses—get her something with longevity. Choose this candle that is inspired by her birthstone. This one is scented by a blend of silver anouk lavender, sage and copaiba copal.
Birthstone Scents candle, $43 at Adorn Goods, 5712 Kennett Pike, Centreville, 575-9657.
You can’t go wrong with a beautiful bottle of rosé. This one exudes aromas of strawberries and raspberries, and—bonus!—pairs especially well with chocolate-based desserts.
Rivarose Brut Rosé, $14.49–$16.99 at Kreston Wine & Spirits, 904 Concord Ave., Wilmington, 652-3792; 448 E. Main St., Middletown, 376-6123.
Wow her with this hand-engraved initial charm—made to order with a variety of gemstones, and available in platinum as well as white, yellow and rose gold. (Chains sold separately.)
Initial Charm (shown in platinum with rubies), $850 at Alexis Kletjian Fine Jewelry, 131 E. State St., Kennett Square, Pa.,
Express your love with a heart-adorned canvas tote, filled with some at-home spa essentials.
ban.do canvas tote, $25, and hydraAROMATHERAPY Moisturizing Bath Fizzies, $9 each, at Ooh La La! The Makeup Studio, 5800 Kennett Pike, Suite 3, Centreville, 622-9425.
These lace thongs are extremely flattering, surprisingly comfortable and downright sexy.
Hanky Panky Original Lace Thong, $22–$25 at ELLIE Boutique, 4017 Kennett Pike, Greenville, 656-8800.
Nothing sets the mood more than sexy lingerie. Wrap it up with a versatile robe she’ll want to wear all the time.
Red bralette, $56, red panties, $38 and Blush sheer black robe, $68, at Something Comfortable, 122 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-6180.
Show off your soft side by surprising her with this hand-knit, faux-fur capelette. It’ll keep her warm and boost her spirit during the dull winter months.
Elia Fatto a Manno Ruby Slippers Capelette, $79 at Ooh La La! The Makeup Studio, 5800 Kennett Pike, Suite 3, Centreville, 622-9425.
She’ll think of you every time she swathes herself in this delicate cashmere wrap.
Lilly Pulitzer Folie Cashmere Wrap, $158 at The Pink Crab, 235 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 260-9739.