Escape Valentines Day ... Wolgan Valley Resort, in the lush surroundings of the Blue mountains, won Tripadvisors Travellers' Choice Award for 2013. If this is beyond the budget, get cosy camping somewhere on the coast or go 'glamping' in one of the many stunning luxury tent sites around Australia. http://www.wolganvalley.com/wolgan-valley/en/index.asp
If you’d rather stick to a simple card that says it all better that any ostentatious gift can, go to www.moonpig.com.au for a wide selection of personalised Valentine’s Day cards. They kick off from just $5.95 for a small card or $11.95 for a large one.
Cover all the important food groups with the “chocolate cork” hamper from www.macarthurbaskets.com.au. For $41.95 you get a bottle of Renmano Sparkling Cuvee, raspberries dipped in milk chocolate, and an assortment of individually wrapped chocolate truffles – all presented in a glossy silver champagne box.
Classic, classy jewellery is a never-fail and, like good love, will last a lifetime ... Tiffany's love locket, $1,150. Available at: www.tiffany.com.au
If you’re shooting for the wow factor, knock her socks off with a gondola cruise down Melbourne’s Yarra River. There are numerous packages available plus gift vouchers for any price point. Go to www.veniceontheyarra.com.au
What woman can resist a handbag? The simple, elegant lines of the Bally Vissi shopping tote contrast with its bold-as-brass red leather finish. $795 from David Jones.
Bowl her over with the Alessi Big Love Bowl and Spoon Set, complete with a heart-shaped spoon. Maybe teamed with a tub of quality ice-cream to really make her feel special. Pick up one (or two, for a matching set) from David Jones for $79.
Want to make it clear how you feel about her? Say it loud and proud in Scrabble fashion with a set of four organic cotton cushions spelling that most romantic of four letter words. Cushions measure 40cm x 40cm each. Available for $155 from www.simplygifts.com.au
A pamper pack can hit the spot and MOR Cosmetics has a wide range of fragrances to choose from. The Essential Pampering gift box includes body lotion, body wash and hand cream, and comes in varieties such as Honey Nectar, Basil and Grape, Rose Tiger Lily, Neroli Clementine and Black Current Iris. $54.85 from www.morcosmetics.com
Declare your love with a cover for her Apple iPhone that will always remind her of what you share. The red-and-pink striped case comes monogrammed with yours and your special one’s initials inside a heart. $50 from www.etsy.com
Go wherever she does with a love-themed Swatch watch. There’s a variety of colours, styles and price points at www.swatch.com.au
Forgotten Valentine's? Here's a few gift ideas that will keep you in her good books.