Sweet Sixteen: 16 Valentine Gifts for Children 2021
The Mori ‘Little Love collection’ for babies and children is made from the softest organic cotton and bamboo and is perfect for little cupids who want to join in the fun. Includes sleepsuits, pyjamas, hats and bodysuits.
>>Hearts Pyjamas, £32.50, 3mths- 6yrs, MORI
There’s nothing nicer than a handwritten card, apart, perhaps, from a handwritten biscuit! How gorgeous are these Valentine themed bakes which you can have personalised with your own message? Perfect for kids and we know some grownups who’d love them too. Hi!
>> Vintage Love Letter Biscuit Tin, £35, Biscuiteers (a selection of 10 iced biscuits in a decorative box)
Who doesn’t love an affirmation poster? These pink foil illustrations of the word “Love” with flowers, cupid’s arrow, rainbows, hearts and other delightful images are just the thing for creatives. Once coloured in they make fabulous posters to decorate your child’s bedroom with.
>> Valentine Colouring Posters, £10 for a set of 2, Meri Meri
>> Glow Girl Heart Belt, £18 STYCH
Who doesn’t like receiving happy post? Surprise your little ones with this letterbox treat filled with chocolate and popcorn
> Send a Little Love Letterbox Gift (Delivery from 1st February 2022), £25, Marks & Spencer
Older kids will love this rainbow decorated enamel heart. Pin it on a denim jacket or backpack for instant cool points – and they’ll still look great once Valentine’s Day is over too…
>> Heart Pin, £6.50, Acorn & Will
>> Candy Hearts Notebook, £4.50, Coconut Lane
A lovely simple felt banner for any child who isn’t mad about hearts and flowers.
>> I Love You Felt Wall Banner, £26, House of Hooray at notonthehighstreet.com
This fun necklace will transform any outfit into a bright and beautiful look – perfect as a Valentine’s Day. It features 6 colourful acrylic rainbow hued hearts.
Good hair day! Dress up their hair with these pretty slides and clips kids – and adults alike – will just, well love!
> Love Hair Barrettes and Hair clips with crystals, from 13€, Milledeax
>> Valentine Lovebirds, £11.99, Lego
>> A Bundle of Love Dark Chocolate Hearts, £12.95, Rococo Chocolates
Make sure love is in the air or even on a chair with this gorgeous denim cushion which is available in a variety of colours to suit your interiors.
>> LOVE DenimPillow, £35, Brown Betty Blue
The most important three words in the world are translated into five different languages in this interactive sound book which is aimed at children from four to seven. A lovely introduction to languages and the idea that love really does make the world go round.
>> How to Say I Love You in Five Languages by Kenard Pak, published by Wide Eyed Editions
A small, but very sweet old school treat. Why not go one step further and order a personalised sticker?
>> Personalised Giant Love Hearts, 99p for 3 rolls, Swizzles