6 February, 2015

What Sassy Wants: February – Valentine’s Day edition!

6 February, 2015

Roses, chocolates and cheesy cards… yep, it’s that time of the year again! Whether you’re loved up or not, Valentine’s Day is definitely the time to spoil yourself and show others how much you appreciate them. We’ve got some ideas for what to get your boyfriend, partner or girl friends to show them that you love them, as well as some gift ideas that you might want to receive on February 14th! It’s all in this month’s Valentine’s edition of What Sassy Wants!

150203-SHK-Collage1-WhatSassyWantsFeb1. The Dark Knot
If you’re on the look out for a gift for your guy, then why not take a look at The Dark Knot’s ‘The Edition‘ Collection? Choose from hand-stitched woven or printed silk luxury ties in a variety of different patterns and styles at very reasonable prices. These high-quality neckties are the perfect affordable gift that are sure to please any men in your life – we love this very appropriate, pretty in pink one! What guy doesn’t look great in a tie?!

Available for $75 (USD) here. The Dark Knot’s Standard Line is also available at only $45 (USD). Free shipping with all orders!

2. Catherine Preston Jewellery
Why not treat yourself this Valentine’s day? After all, you deserve too if you’ve made it through dry January. We’re seriously coveting the pretty pieces from Catherine Preston Jewellery… so much so that we managed to bag one lucky Sassy reader an amazing giveaway from them! Simply enter your details here or into the form below for your chance to win a custom-made Gold Vermeil Bracelet with Smoky Quartz, shot through with lilac hued Amethyst (valued at $1,500). Amethyst is the birthstone for February and signifies compassion, devotion and imagination, perfect for Pisceans or for lovers of fine jewellery! We love the delicate design and teardrop shape – absolutely beautiful.


Further pieces in the collection are stocked at Tiare on Lyndhurst Terrace or Repulse Bay Shopping Centre. 

3. Net-a-Porter The Valentine’s Kit
Got a gal pal who needs cheering up this V-day? Treat her to a special Net-a-PorterThe Valentine’s Kit‘ so that she can pamper herself silly. The kit includes nine luxurious skincare, hair and makeup products… think Anastasia Beverly Hill Brow Gel (as recommend by celebrity make-up artist Natasha S here), Jurlique Facial Serum, Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream and more! Show any lovely ladies in your life how much they mean to you. After all, Valentine’s Day shouldn’t just be about celebrating romantic love, it’s about celebrating love in general – including love for your bestie!

Available for $500 here

4. Fitbit
If you’re sick of all the heart-shaped chocolates (let’s face it – they’re not great gifts for any fitness fanatics out there!) then here’s something different to keep in mind for your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Pure Group has teamed up with Fitbit to offer a special promotion with every purchase of this popular fitness tracker… purchase one before 14 February from any City’super LOG ON store and you’ll get a free seven day pass to any Pure Fitness or Pure Yoga centre. This is the perfect alternative if you’re other half is all about improving their health and wellness! Snap up this deal quick and forgo all the cheesy Valentine’s gifts in exchange for something they’ll actually use and want!

Available for $898 each (2 Fitbit Flex costs $1,796) at any City’super LOG ON store in Hong Kong .

5. LUXE City Guide
Any travel-loving lads or ladies in your life? They’ll definitely appreciate this ‘Valentine’s Box Set‘ from purveyors of fine travel, LUXE City Guides. The box set includes five guides to some of the world’s most romantic destinations, including London, Paris, Barcelona, New York and Rome. Whether you’re looking for secret speakeasies hidden on the streets of NY or the best stores to shop ’til you drop at in Barcelona, these guides have you covered. Cure that case of wanderlust…

Available for $475 here

150203-SHK-Collage2-WhatSassyWantsFeb6. Kasane Jewellery
Ok boys – pay attention. Here are some ideas for gifts that we actually want this Valentine’s day! Number one on our list? A gorgeous ring from the recently launched HK jewellery brand, Kansane Jewellery. This three-petal one is stunning, crafted with 18k gold plated sterling silver, cubic zirconia and a fresh water pearl, and we adore the signature Kasane ring‘s simple and oh-so wearable design.

Available from $55-$150 (USD) here

7. LUSH valentine
There’s nothing like a soothing bath to unwind after the end of a long day, and LUSH Cosmetics have you covered when it comes to all things bath bubbly! From bubble bars to bath-bombs, the super cute Valentine’s day products will add a bit of fun to your regular relaxing routine. We love the bright red ‘Heart Throb Bubbleroon‘ with glittery gold in the middle which smells sweet and makes a bath very soothing. The shea butter is perfect for keeping skin soft and of course, we’re huge fans of the natural ingredients and safe synthetics that are used!

Available for $70 for 100g at all LUSH stores in Hong Kong. See all store locations here.

8. Jo Malone Struck By Love
If you’re stuck for what to get as a gift, then perfume is a fail safe option. Who doesn’t love a brand new bottle of the sweet smelling stuff? Personally, we’re tempted to try the new ‘Struck By Love’ Red Roses range from the exquisite Jo Malone. With notes of rose (of course!), violet leaves and a hint of lemon, this is the ideal scent for the celebrating Valentines day, and is sure to put a smile on anyone’s face. Grab a 100ml of cologne for $1,120, or stick to a 60g travel candle for just $345 with the same soft scent… or take a look at the whole The Red Roses collection and choose whatever you fancy!

Available for $1,120 (100ml of cologne) or $345 (60g travel candle) at all Jo Malone boutiques in Hong Kong. See all store locations here.

9. Gift Flowers HK – 50 shades gift set
Craving a full-on Valentine’s Day hamper? We’ve found just the one! Gift Flowers have put together a ‘Boxed Red Roses and 50 Shades Gift Set‘ just for the occasion… if you’re going to do Valentine’s Day, you might as well go all out! This bad ass hamper includes long stemmed roses, a Gift Flowers signature box, a complimentary message card, laced lingerie, a black leather laced eye mask, black leather laced handcuffs and a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey! Ooh la la! This is one cheeky gift that is sure to please *wink*.

Available for $2,280 for the Boxed Red Roses and 50 Shades Gift Set here

10. Daniel Wellington watches
This is a great one for all girls and boys alike! These trendy watches have a sleek, clean design that will go with any outfit, and this Valentine’s day they’re offering a special promotion if you buy two of them (one for your other half, one for you… it’s a win-win!). You’ll receive your two watches with a very cool wooden music box, adding a bit of magic to a timeless gift. Time (literally) to treat yourself!

Available for $1,250-$1,980 (buy two watches and receive a free music box) at Kapok, Niko, Prints, Time House, D2R, Simwatch, Franc Franc, Tic Tac Time, Cuffs, OHIO, Exclamation and Salvatore Homme in HK. 

Lead image sourced via Pinterest


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