Grindstore's Top 9 alternative gift ideas for Valentine's Day

Unusual V-day gifts for him & her

Love is in the air and whether you're ramping up the romance with your significant other or looking to nab yourself a new Valentine's buddy this year, we have you covered.

Skip the usual high street tat and check out our favourite wacky and weird gifts that would go down a treat with even the pickiest partner this Valentine's Day.

  • 1. Psycho Penguin Cute But Psycho Ladies Long Pyjama Set In A Bag

    If your Valentine is totally adorable but oh-so slightly psycho, then this gift is the ideal show of affection! Psycho Penguin (and your significant other) might be a little crazy, but that doesn't mean they don't love Valentine's Day – just don't make them mad with cheap choccies…

  • 2. I'm So Glad I Swiped Right Mug

    Ah dating apps, the future of romance. If you're feeling confident in your choice of swipe, this cutesy mug will help you claim your love story with pride. The perfect gift for any tech –loving partner!

  • 3. I Love You Moron Small Tin Sign

    Nothing says I love you more than a backhanded compliment! If you're full of the warm fuzzies but don't want to break your cool exterior, this gift is the ideal way to show your love this February 14th. Now go hug your very own 'lovable moron', you old romantic, you.

  • 4. 'Til Death Do Us Part Gothic Ornament

    Why rest in peace when you can experience undying love? If you know you're with your partner to the grave and back there's no better time of year to smother them with love (not a pillow) than Valentine's Day!

  • 5. Lisa Parker Love Spell Mini Candle

    Still looking for that Mr or Mrs Right? We feel you. Summon yourself a Valentines date with this delightfully rose scented candle! Complete with a powerful incantation and fabulous artwork, this candle will have you fighting them off in no time.

  • 6. In A World Full Of Idiots You're My Favourite Mug

    It's not easy to find 'your' idiot… so once you've got them, hold on tight and never let go. Your partner will know just how much they mean to you when you gift them this cute mug – everyone knows you can't express affection without a little insult, besides, they know you love them really!

  • 7. Eternal Love Gloss Black Framed Poster

    If quirky gothic gifts are more your style, this skeletal poster could be just what you are looking for! Featuring two star crossed skeletons, this oh-so romantic design will have you haunting the crypt together in no time – hubba hubba.

  • 8. Unorthodox Collective Koala Mint Green Tote Bag

    Ditch the teddy bear, koala bear is back in town! Nobody can refuse such a sweet and loving gaze, making this handy tote a great Valentine's gift for guaranteeing your partner won't refuse your request for a loving back massage… now that's a koala-ty result!

  • 9. I Love You More Than Pizza Mini Tin Sign

    Let's face it, if you truly care about someone more than pizza then you're past the point of no return, so it's time to pop out this sweet sign, fess up to your Valentine and put your pizza pride behind you. Mmm…pepperoni…