Going out on Valentine’s Day is vastly overrated. Someone had to say it.
If you want to avoid the crowds of anxious couples booking up reservations at hot restaurants, there is nothing wrong with planning a home-bound romantic night to mark the holiday. In anticipation of Monday, Feb. 14, Amazon has set up Valentine’s Day shops, offering some of the essentials you’ll need to make this holiday special for your loved one and yourself. Date night is an important part of the holiday and whether you plan on having a romantic dinner with wine and cocktails or a spa night, there is something for everyone.
Consider this your one-stop shop for all things date night. Here are some essentials to grab on Amazon before Cupid comes calling.
Wine and cocktail essentials
Bottoms up! These wine accessories will not only make you look like a pro barista, but make the evening that much more romantic.
Vintorio Wine Aerator Pourer – Premium Aerating Pourer and Decanter Spout ($16.99)
JoyJolt White Wine Glasses – Claire Collection 11.4 Ounce Wine Glasses Set of 2 ($18.95, originally $39.95)
Wing Corkscrew Wine Opener ($8.88)
Stainless Steel Martini Shaker Drink Mixer Set with Bar Tools: Ice Strainer, Jigger, Bar Spoon, Craft Cocktail Kit Recipe Guide ($16.10)
Card games for couples to play
Looking to try something new on date night? These card games give couples ideas for new adventures, and prompts that help you get to know your partner. From in-depth conversation starters to flirty sentiments, each game has something to offer new couples and even those who have been in it for the long haul.
Intimacy Deck by BestSelf ($24.99)
Scratch Off Card Game with Exciting Date Ideas for Couples ($18.95)
Love Lingual: Card Game: 150 Conversation Starter Questions for Couples ($24.95)
The Ultimate Game for Couples – Great Conversations and Fun Challenges for Date Night ($24.99)
LOOPY Date Night Box – Couples Games and Couples Gifts That Improve Communication and Relationships ($31.99)
Talk, Flirt, Dare! Conversation Starters, Flirty Games and Cool Dares ($22.17)
Spa and self-care needs
Let’s normalize taking time to rest around major holidays. Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be a time when you go on over-the-top dates and pack out your weekend. It can be a time to reset, relax and take it easy. Here are some products available on Amazon that will help with that.
Cleverfy Aromatherapy Shower Steamers – Variety Pack of 6 Shower Bombs with Essential Oils ($19.99, originally $29.50)
Amazon Brand – Solimo Epsom Salt Soak, Magnesium Sulfate USP ($7.14)
Fancy Pine Loofah Sponge for Exfoliating Skin ($12.97, originally $17.97)
Everlasting Comfort Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier for Bedroom (6L) – Lasts 50 Hours With Essential Oil Diffuser Tray ($71.95)
Sand & Sky Australian Pink Clay Porefining Face Mask Skin Care ($39.90)
Under Eye Patches & Masks (18 Pairs) ($19.95, originally $24.95)
HanZá 8 Bath Bombs ($25.99, originally $32.99)
Couple activities and crafts
Looking for something new and creative to do with your partner? Crafts are a great way to show off your fun side to the one you love, and create something that you can keep forever. From hand sculptures to paintings, these crafts are perfect for a chill date night at home.
48pc Deluxe Painting Kits for Adults ($39.99, originally $59.99)
Candle Making Kit Supplies, Soy Wax DIY Candle Craft Tools Including Candle Make Pouring Pot, Candle Wicks, Wicks Sticker, 3-Hole Candle Wicks Holder, Natural Soy Wax and Spoon ($16.99, originally $39.99)
Luna Bean Keepsake Hands Casting Kit ($39.98)
Thrilez Jewelry Wire Wrapping Jewelry Making Supplies Kit with Craft Ring Wire, Jewelry Tools, Jewelry Pliers and Jewelry Findings for Jewelry Repair, Wire Wrapping and Beading ($25.99)
Candles and decorations
Spruce up your home space with these adorable decorations. The classic Valentine’s Day decoration including rose petals on the bed and candles surrounding the can be accomplished with a few of these Amazon products.
Homemory Battery Tea Lights with Timer Built-in ($14.99, originally $19.99)
HongyiTime 1200 PCS Artificial Silk Rose Petals Decoration for Romantic Night ($6.59)
Whaline 6000 Pieces Valentine’s Day Paper Confetti Red Heart Tissue Confetti Party Table Decorations ($9.99)
Flameless LED Tea Light Candles, 36 PK Vivii Battery-Powered Unscented LED Tealight Candles (36 Pack) ($12.99)
jollylife 12PCS Valentine’s Day Decorations Heart Garland ($8.99)
Mini Projector, PVO Portable Projector ($69.99, originally $99)
ORTIGIA Valentines Day Tealight Candles Holders Resin Mold Love Heart Candleholders Silicone Molds for Expoxy Resin Candlestick Casting Mold ($9.99)