Back in December, I shared my method for . It’s a simple philosophy that boils down to two questions: will they love this? And will they use this? With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, this same method can be applied to finding the perfect interior design and home decor treasures to surprise your sweetheart on February 14.

As an interior design junkie myself, here are some of the items I’ve had my eye on recently (fingers crossed my husband reads this)!

In a with The Highboy Boy, I discussed a range of topics including my favorite design projects, my love of vintage and shared some of my favorite antique pieces. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a couple of the pieces I personally adore are up for auction and would make excellent thoughtful gifts for the special hostess in your life.

the high boy gilt metal bar tray

The combination of the beautiful bamboo metal detailing and distressed mirrored surface creates a glitzy serving table to mix up delicious cocktails.

the high boy glass pitcher

Any opportunity to show off this unique pitcher will make hosting guests even more fun.  

Does your sweetheart have a knack for home decorating? Is she always looking for new ways to spruce up the existing interior design in every room of the house? If so, consider these beautiful AND useful gifts:

by Marc Phillips Decorative Rugs


Derring Hall Moroccan Talsint

Complete with the shades of the Valentine’s Day spirit, this bright Moroccan rug is versatile enough to bring a pop of color to a classic interior design space or bring warm elements into a modern room.


Aerin photo frame

Rose quartz, rose gold, the team is over all things rose these days. Modern, yet classic, this frame by AERIN is the perfect gift for a classic interior design junkie that loves to spruce up existing spaces. (And you will likely score extra points for staying on top of current home decorating trends!)

by Jonathan Adler

Jonathan adler vases

These gold, deco-inspired vases from Jonathan Adler come in three different shapes and will add a touch of glamor to any space. For an added bonus, be sure to fill the vase with your sweetheart’s favorite flowers!

Whether you purchase directly from this list or add a unique spin to your gifting approach, always remember that the most thoughtful gifts are the ones that come from the heart. With a little consideration of your sweetheart’s likes and dislikes, and the practical use of a potential gift, I know you will hit this Valentine’s Day out of the park.

Happy gifting!



Dbh-biz.infomansky is a story-teller at heart. Her unique perspective and tailored design process empower her to create singular interiors for clients all over the world.