Photo:Original Illustration by ChinChin Hao
I'm not here to pretend like Valentine's Day isn't the most polarizing holiday of the year. I totally get that it's not everyone's cup of tea, but oh, boy, is it mine. Whether I'm in a relationship or not (I won't bury the lede: It's the latter), I use Valentine's Day to take inventory of all kinds of love in my life and celebrate them. Chances are if you're reading this story, we're on the same page. So whether you've got a hot date this Tuesday or are attending a Valentine's Day soirée with friends, the items below can help perfect your look and take care of your gifts. And if someone in your life needs a push in the right gift-giving direction, go ahead and drop them this link. Keep scrolling to shop my 25 Valentine's Day selects.