Navigating The Minefield of Valentine’s Day Gifting With BVLGARI, Pandora, Levi’s, And More

Gifting can be incredibly tricky and dreadful, especially so if the happiness of your loved one this Valentine’s Day depends on it. While we are aware that when it comes to gifts, it’s more important to remember that it’s the thought that counts, we would also want this special day to be as perfect as possible.

And just maybe, getting a gift that isn’t in your lover’s favour might place a dampener on the mood of the evening. So if you’re lucky enough to have someone special to spend the upcoming February 14th with, read on for gift ideas for that Mrs or Mr Right worthy of your time and effort to foster a romantic relationship with.




Is your date often found guilty of poor time management, and you’re unable to bring yourself to confront them about it? Well, you can try getting them these watches from Ante to hint at them instead!



Made of plated bronze, the SkyB by Rachel & Victoria Apple Watch cases will make for pretty wrist adornments for any smartwatch wearer. Available in four colours: Rose Gold, Yellow Gold, Silver, and Gunmetal, and comes custom-fitted with dazzling cubic zirconia stones in varying amounts of bling —Halo, Pavé Corners, Deco Halo, Champagne Bubbles — sure to send hearts a-flutter.



DC Comics buffs will be sure to swoon over UNDONE’s first titanium watch for Batman’s 80 Anniversary — the UNDONE x BATMAN DARK KNIGHT TITAN, with details on the timepiece instantly recognisable to the ardent fan. Other interesting novelty pieces to check out from UNDONE include The Godfather x Monopoly and Peanut’s Snoopy that will make for unforgettable gifts this Valentine’s.

Tasteful and exquisite, the D1 Milano Marble MA watches made with layers of pure marble and diamond-cut indexes will guarantee that even non-believers of watch-wearing will be delighted to change their minds.

The SkyB, UNDONE, and D1 Milano collections are available now in Ante stores islandwide.




Only die-hard romantics need apply, creative director of Burberry, Riccardo Tisci, best-known for his penchant for soft romantic silhouettes with an edgy twist, is introducing an extensive array of exclusive pieces to commemorate the special day with The Perfect Burberry Gift collection.



Expect the label’s signature TB bag and other ready-to-wear offerings updated in pastel hues, floral prints, and Cupid gliding amongst it all. Floral-accented jewellery pieces are embellished with pearls and enough fine romantic details to melt the hearts of any lover.

The Perfect Burberry Gift collection is available now in boutiques islandwide and online.




Bold, beautiful, and lust-worthy, BVLGARI seduces the hearts of all lovers this Valentine’s with Serpenti Forever for the label’s capsule collection celebrating the special occasion. Playing off the quote that love comes in all shapes and sizes, this collection features the iconic Serpenti Forever calf leather crossbody bag and the Serpenti Micro Diamond Blast made-over in gem-inspired colours — White Agate, Rosa di Francia, Carmine Jasper, and embellished with diamond and heart-shaped charms coiled with a sensual snake.

Fans of the label will also be excited to know that wallets, cardholders, and even BVLGARI’s irresistible bracelets are also reworked in the exclusive colours for Valentine’s. But the pièce de résistance in this line-up is an exclusive silk scarf reimagined with the collection’s heart-coiled-by-the-serpent motif in the midst of an imaginary flower garden.

The Bvlgari Serpenti Forever Valentine’s Day Capsule Collection is available in boutiques islandwide and online from now till end February.




Danish shoe manufacturer ECCO is renowned for infusing innovative materials and premium leather to create quality footwear and leather goods that last. This Valentine’s Day, gift a pair or more to send the message that you are more than willing to walk the extra mile to please your lover.

Our favourites from their Valentine’s Day styles would be the ECCO ST. 1 Sneaker that combines comfort and a nostalgic silhouette that is more than just easy on the eyes. Simple and pretty in dusty pink, they are a no-brainer to dress up with midi dresses or incorporated in a casual look with jeans and sneakers. For the gents, we suggest going for the ECCO VITRUS WING TIP TIE that is touted for marrying timeless style with cutting-edge tannery technology, so it’s naturally built for durability. Great if your beau is one that’s stylish even when he’s always on-the-go.

The ECCO products featured are available now in-stores islandwide and online.


Gianvito Rossi



In fashion where gimmickry sometimes dominates over clever designs, Gianvito Rossi’s disciplined approach to crafting shoes that transcend trends and time has garnered a league of fans who appreciate that the label’s beautiful shoes actually last for years.

And there’s no better time than Valentine’s Day to gift the love of your life a pair of these glamorous heels a la Cinderella-style if you are one for dramatics. We jest,  but if you have made a reservation at someplace fancy for the evening, then these will make a perfect fit for her on the night out. Whatever the reason, we can guarantee that your better half will make room for any pair from Gianvito Rossi.

The Gianvito Rossi products featured are available now in boutiques islandwide and online





This upcoming Valentine’s Day, find yourself someone who loves your curves as much as Levi’s® Sculpt jeans do. For Spring/Summer 2020, you can expect the latest additions to the label’s innovative stretch denim line to complement and sculpt to all your features with the promise of making you look effortlessly cool.

The best part? These jeans are enhanced with built-in recovery so they will never forget the way they hug your natural curves — supporting and embracing you the only way they know how. AND there are four different styles for you to choose from — Levi’s® Sculpt x HYPERSTRETCH, Levi’s® Sculpt x 4-WAY POWER STRETCH, Levi’s® Sculpt x HYPERSOFT, Levi’s® Sculpt x SOFT — to decide on a pair that treats you just right.

The Levi’s® Sculpt Jeans are available now at all Levi’s® stores islandwide and online.

Louis Vuitton



Are you a scatterbrain that sometimes completely forgets about important tasks? Like getting your Valentine’s date a gift? Fret not, because you can always rely on Louis Vuitton and its E-commerce store for this emergency — ordering from the site comes with complimentary same day and next day delivery services!

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Louis Vuitton is releasing a capsule collection comprising of some of its most iconic products with a refreshing new twist by reworking them in strikingly vibrant colour gradations. The adorable Heart Bag Charm & Key Holder, in particular, is what we have our eyes set on as a love token for our better halves to carry our hearts in their everyday. Also, check out the huge range of leather goods, jewellery, and fragrances from the esteemed label that are guaranteed to please even the pickiest lover.

The Louis Vuitton Valentine’s Day Capsule Collection and range of products are available now in boutiques islandwide and online.




MCM cashes in on the season of love with a conceptual presentation for its Valentine’s Day collection entitled Can Buy Me Love. The playful aesthetic features vintage vending machines stuffed full of goodies from the collection and price-tagged with 1976 — a nod to the label’s founding year.



Highlights from this launch is the exclusive new Quilted Diamond pattern featured across the fun-loving and rebellious leather goods in various shades of pink. MCM fans will also be delighted to find lightweight jumpers and oversized t-shirts with heart-shaped iconography across the chest for the special occasion. Additionally, the label’s signature Visetos print is given a seasonal update with a teaberry red palette on bold accessories and leather goods as part of its Bluebell Line in this launch. And just in case you’re thinking that the gents have been forgotten in MCM’s celebration of love in 2020, there’s actually a wide variety of new statement bags and quirky airpod cases up for his fancy.

The MCM Valentine’s Day collection is now available in boutiques islandwide and online.




Love comes in a million forms, with no two being the same. Express the ways your love is one of a kind with Pandora, and to let your better half know how much you love her on the special day. Premiering in this launch is the Pandora Freehand Heart collection highlighting a hand-drawn heart serving as a reminder that no love is perfect. This dainty collection of heart-shaped jewellery will make the perfect accessories for spreading the mood for love all year long.



Pandora’s Valentine’s Day 2020 collection also brings about a number of exclusive charms bearing symbols of love — notably, the free hug coupon and lock-and-key charms that are too simply too adorable. Other highlighted pieces include the crowd favourite Theo Bear charm with his heart-shaped belly, and the Lady and The Tramp dangle charm immortalising the iconic spaghetti kiss scene from the Disney romantic tale.

The Pandora Valentine’s Day 2020 Collection is now available in stores islandwide and online.




Spoil that someone special in your life with the gift of precious high jewellery from Pomellato. The Italian Jeweller iconic pieces will be sure to make a welcome surprise for your date this Valentine’s with their dazzling beauty. With a huge selection for you to choose from, go for the saccharinely sweet rose quartz pieces if she’s a classic romantic, or consider the obsidian and onyx pieces if she’s an exciting unconventional lover. Everyone appreciates jewellery so you can’t possibly go wrong with these.

The Pomellato pieces featured are available now in boutiques islandwide.




There’s no better moment for lovers to spend more quality time together than on a vacation. And there are arguably few other brands more iconic when it comes to travel goods than RIMOWA.

If Scandinavia is on your couple bucket list, great news — RIMOWA is launching a set of matching suitcases in sleek, complementary colourways inspired from its icy landscapes.



The Berry in deep purple recalls foraging across the fjord of Hvalfjörður, for Her, and Glacier, a crisp blue inspired by icy Icelandic hues for Him. The two new colours make for the perfect travel companions that combine the unmatched functionality of RIMOWA with the season’s romantic design cues. Take it a step further by personalising them with RIMOWA Charms and RIMOWA Unique customisation service to create one-of-a-kind baggages unique exclusively to the both of you.

The RIMOWA Essential in Berry and Glacier come in three sizes, Cabin, Check-In L and Trunk Plus. While the RIMOWA Essential Lite in Glacier is available in Kids, Cabin and Check-In L.

The RIMOWA Valentine’s Day products are available now in boutiques islandwide.




Exciting, all-consuming and unforgettable — Love begins with a spark of energy that blossoms into a never-ending journey. Spanning from the first moment eyes meet and sparks fly, to the ways we fuel the initial sparks to keep it burning bright. For the most romantic time of the year, Swarovski’s Valentine’s Day collection showcases how illuminating love can be, making people feel more brighter and loved — by transforming iconic symbols into stylish pieces guaranteed to capture the hearts of all lovers.



Centring on the concept of ‘Me and You’, the Infinity Cuff in polished golden metal tones and shimmering Swarovski crystal pavé is a brilliant reimagination of the classic romantic symbol in a bold, modern design sure to draw compliments to your lover. Another standout from this collection is the Attract Soul Necklace that features two closely positioned Swarovski crystals symbolising the eternal bond between soulmates. Also, check out the rest of the diverse range of sparkling jewellery each with their very own storytelling narrative of love for the season to immerse yourself with love.

The Swarovski SS20 Valentine’s Day collection is available now in-stores islandwide and online.





Designed with love in mind, TOD’S new Valentine’s Day Limited Edition 2020 collection features exquisite bracelets in gold with charms dedicated to the romantic day. Pair it with TOD’S Timeless belt bag with the sparkling T accessory embellished with crystals for an extra special touch of sparkle. The focused collection from TOD’S encapsulates the distinctive flair of luxury goods as well as acts as a token of love and affection that will definitely light up the romantic night.

The TOD’S Valentine’s Day Limited Edition 2020 collection is available now in boutiques islandwide.