Just in time for Feb. 14, five celeb couples select perfect presents—from a book of sonnets to a couples massage
FAB FINDS FROM ENGAGED COSTARS
JOSH DALLAS & GINNIFER GOODWIN
SOPHISTICATED SHAVE SET
“This gift says, ‘You are a gent, to whom I want to get even closer,’ ” says the pregnant actress.
D R Harris Windsor Kit, $195; mrporter.com
“I never knew I had a signature scent until I came across this cologne. People often stop me to ask about it!” says Josh.
Tom Ford Extreme, $130; sephora.com
“What’s Valentine’s Day without candy? My fiancée’s favorite comes from her hometown, Memphis,” says Josh.
Dinstuhl’s Assorted Chocolates, prices start at $26.50; dinstuhls.com
“Pearls are timeless. These come in that little blue box Ginnifer adores,” says Josh.
Tiffany Ziegfeld Collection Pearl Earrings Set in Sterling Silver, $150; tiffany.com
GIVE A CLASSIC TOKEN
“Please read sonnet XVII to me from this beautiful book,” says Ginnifer, who stars alongside Josh in ABC’s Once upon a Time.
100 Love Sonnets: Cien Sonetos de Amor (English and Spanish Hardcover Edition) by Pablo Neruda and Stephen Tapscott, $13.37; utpress.utexas.edu
COOL & COZY GOODIES FROM REALITY TV COUPLE
ERIC DECKER & JESSIE JAMES
“This classic style goes with everything,” says the Super Bowl-bound Eric, Denver Broncos wide receiver.
Ray-Ban “3025” Tinted Sunglasses, $154.95; sunglasshut.com
“Homemade red velvet cupcakes with vanilla frosting are my weakness,” says Jessie.
Sprinkles Cupcake Mix, $14; sprinkles.com
“These jars are so beautiful, and just one makes the whole house smell amazing,” says country singer Jessie.
Capri Blue Candles, $12–$14; anthropologie.com
“For taking the dogs outside or drinking coffee in the kitchen, a plush robe is easy and warm!” says Eric.
Restoration Hardware Hydro-Cotton Robe, $99 each; restoration hardware.com
GREAT FOR HIM OR HER!
FRIENDS DVD SET
“This is a perfect gift to keep Jessica entertained during her travel,” says Eric, who stars with wife Jessie on E!’s Eric & Jessie: Game On.
Friends: The Complete Series for Blu-ray, $279.98; amazon.com
“A little nonalcoholic bubbly for us pregnant gals would make such a sweet Valentine’s Day toast!” says Jessie, who’s expecting a baby girl in March.
Martinelli’s Sparkling Cider, $3; martinellis.com for store locations
LUXE SURPRISES FROM ENGAGED MUSICIANS
FUTURE & CIARA
“A bracelet is a great item to add an extra touch to an outfit,” says Ciara, whose sixth album is due out this year.
Bottega Veneta Two-Tone Intrecciato Leather Bracelet, $250; mrporter.com
“Ladies love sweets, and this gift is something delicious and fun. After a great Valentine’s Day dinner, this will be a perfect dessert,” says Future.
eCreamery Sweetheart’s Ice Cream Collection Sampler Set (includes a pint each of chocolate with chocolate chunks, cookies and cream, strawberry and mint chip), $49.99; ecreamery.com
“These metal cuff links are the perfect combination of edgy and sexy,” says Ciara, who’s expecting a baby with her fiancé.
Alexander McQueen Skull Metal Cuff Links, $120; mrporter.com
“We walk into the St. Regis New York, stressed from performances and travel, and leave refreshed and feeling like new people,” says rapper Future, who’s working on his sophomore album, Honest.
The St. Regis New York Remede Spa 60-Minute Couples Massage, $370; stregisnewyork.com
BOOK A MASSAGE AT YOUR FAVE HOTEL
Ciara says, “Nixon makes clean, chic watches that will keep your guy on time!”
The Time Teller Watch, $95; nixon.com
“Baths are both peaceful and relaxing. There is nothing better to set the mood on Valentine’s Day than a bath, candles and some music,” says Future.
Laura Mercier Ambre Vanillé Honey Bath, $40; lauramercier.com
COOL PICKS FROM JUST-MARRIED REALITY TV DUO
SEAN & CATHERINE LOWE
“I’m a fan of fun socks. They’re an accessory I can be a little more playful with,” says Sean.
Socksmith “Eye of the Tiger” socks, $10 a pair; socksmith.com
PLAY UP YOUR OUTFIT!
“What better way to have a reminder of my new last name than a set of monogrammed plates,” says Catherine.
C. Wonder Monogram Geo Plate, $38; cwonder.com
The Bachelor’s Sean says this box, which can hold small notes, “is a fun way to show Catherine how I feel.”
Gold-toned fortune cookie box, $25; shopbop.com
“This is a perfect match for Catherine. It’s dazzling and beautiful,” says Sean, who wed his rose-winner fiancée on Jan. 26.
ProFlowers The Bachelor Bouquet, $69.99; proflowers.com
“We love entertaining our friends. This kit will keep everyone coming over,” says Catherine, a graphic designer.
Molecule-R Mojito R-Evolution Kit, $29.95; molecule-r.com
“I love movies and great TV shows, so this is the perfect gift for me,” says Sean, cofounder and co-owner of the Factory Girl handbags and custom furniture.
Apple TV, $99; apple.com
MAKE UNIQUE DRINKS!
FUN SUGGESTIONS FROM NEWLYWEDS
DIANA DEGARMO & ACE YOUNG
“A romantic picnic is a fun, easy way to make an ordinary meal extraordinary,” says Diana. Catch her and Ace in a touring production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat this spring.
Picnic Time Barrel Picnic Basket for 2, $122.95; amazon.com
STRIPED TOTE BAG
Says Ace: “Every girl needs a new purse!”
MICHAEL Michael Kors Eliza Large Tote, $158; at select Michael Kors Lifestyle stores
WALL-MOUNTED BOTTLE OPENER
“This is definitely a manly Valentine’s Day gift for a guy like Ace, who loves his beer,” says Diana.
RedEnvelope Wall Bottle Opener, $49.95; redenvelope.com
“We play these when our ladies go to bed,” says Ace.
Call of Duty: Ghosts for PlayStation 4, $59.99; bestbuy.com
“Ace and I travel often, and I would love to document our adventures on such a large, beautiful scale,” says Diana. The couple and American Idol alumni will release an album, Samson & Delilah, A Love Story, in February.
Signals Personalized World Traveler Map, $169.95; signals.com
TRACK YOUR TRAVEL
ACE & DIANA’S
TOP 3 DATE NIGHT IDEAS
1. CATCH A BALL GAME
“Nothing’s better than seeing my Colorado Rockies with beer, hot dogs and my wife,” says Ace.
2. TAKE A TRIP TO THE ZOO
“There is no better way to let our inner kids out than a day with my husband at the San Diego Zoo,” says Diana.
3. GRAB A QUIET BITE
“Diana and I love P.F. Chang’s because they have quality dinner and dessert for two for under $100,” says Ace.