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It’s an unforgettable escape. It’s a view of the sun tipping into the sea with a favorite cocktail in hand. It’s discovering a new favorite novel you know a special someone has been waiting for. It’s not just the moment, but the memory it makes.
And it’s the most thoughtful present. Oceana’s Valentine’s Day gift guide compiles the best ways to treat your loved ones to show how much they’re cherished.
For all romantics: Spend Valentine’s Day at Oceana
Nothing says romance like the promise of new adventures. Spend Valentine’s Day at Oceana for an unforgettable weekend of love and luxury. Our exclusive offer enchants with decadent details, from chilled champagne to a fresh flower waiting for your arrival to a chef-designed three-course meal delivered to the intimacy of your suite.
For the home chef: Gourmet Spice Starter Kit from Convivial Spice
This set of six spices ($77.50) from Venice, CA-based Convivial Spice elevates meals to culinary masterpieces. The gourmet spice kit adds zest to dishes from salads to steak, a must-have for flavor-packed menus made easy. They’ll guarantee Michelin-star quality with minimal effort.
Convivial Spice was founded on the philosophy that spices deserve to be thought of with the same amount of care as other ingredients. Sourcing from family farms in the US, Convivial Spice offers single-origins spices that are fresh, organic and ethically harvested for show-stopping blends.
For the one who puts their best face forward: Active Botanical Serum from Vintner’s Daughter
This brightening and ultra-hydrating face oil ($65+) from Vintner’s Daughter has become immensely popular for its fusion of 22 nutrient-rich botanicals that address a wide spectrum of skin concerns. Nourishing omegas, antioxidants and over 60 restorative nutrients promise radiance — a welcome addition to any skincare regimen.
Vintner’s Daughter is an award-winning skincare brand that garnered cult acclaim after releasing just one product. Now with a second offering in its line-up, the brand stands on a philosophy of excellence, drawing upon powerful, natural ingredients for universal efficacy. Ingredients are responsibly sourced from sustainable, organic farms, and 2% of every bottle sold is donated to charities.
For the one who always wears the latest trends: Shopping trip at Elyse Walker
A showcase of today’s top designers and brands, elysewalker boasts a covetable collection of high and low fashion, establishing it as a sartorial destination for those whose outfits are always impeccable (prices vary). Personal styling appointments extend bespoke guidance, helping tailor new wardrobes and pieces to each shopper’s individual tastes and lifestyle.
Virtual shopping appointments are available, along with curbside pickup and delivery.
For the one who loves the classics: Silver Embossed Heart Box from Edelweiss
It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without gourmet chocolates. Edelweiss’s heart-shaped gift boxes — various box options are available, from satin to quilted to bows — offer an indulgent tasting of their milk and dark chocolate treats, handmade in Beverly Hills.
Established in 1942, Edelweiss is known as a “Chocolate Lover’s Paradise” and has satiated the sweet tooths of presidents, princes, celebrities and more, using only the finest ingredients for decadent, handcrafted treats.
For the aspiring sommelier: A Signature Series Wine Club subscription from California Wine Club
A luxe introduction to top Californian wines, this subscription from California Wine Club includes between two and four bottles of highly-rated local wines from small family wineries per delivery (shipments start at $134). An engaging and irresistible education in wine, each delivery includes guides to the featured winery and a rotating offering of varietals and locales.
California Wine Club emerged out of a desire to celebrate artisanal wines from small family wineries, many of which produce batches too small to appear in stores. It connects vinophiles with expert winemakers around the world.
For the one with a bright future: Brooks Sun sunglasses from Garrett Leight
Endless California sunshine begs for new shades. The Brooks Sun ($360) from Garrett Leight are one of the brand’s best-sellers, with square-shaped acetate frames available in a range of colors. Customized monogrammed cases are available, and you can book a virtual appointment to have your questions answered without leaving the comfort of your room.
Garrett Leight’s California-inspired eyewear merges expert craftsmanship with timeless style. Each frame is handmade with the finest, most long-lasting materials and finished in Japan in pursuit of peerless, iconic eyewear.
For the one who knows diamonds are a girl’s best friend: Diamond Pave Pinwheel Swirl Earrings from Martin Katz
These subtle but striking earrings (price available upon request) from Martin Katz are a gift that will last the test of time. Over 300 diamonds are set on 18kt white gold for a mesmerizing effect both bold and subtle.
Martin Katz’s name is heralded by heads of state, celebrities and business leaders for his exquisite craftsmanship and attention to detail. All pieces are a tribute to the merging of contemporary and vintage for one-of-a-kind jewelry.
For the one who always orders an extra shot: Rare Subscriptionfrom goodboybob Coffee Roasters
This is coffee at its best. The Rare Subscription ($130) from Santa Monica coffee shop goodboybob delivers two to four 6 oz jars of whole bean coffee every month. And by coffee, we’re referring to award-winning beans you won’t find in most cafes, including those that have won a Cup of Excellence, a top accolade from the most prestigious coffee competition.
Goodboybob is a local coffee institution that prides itself on sourcing the most interesting, rarest beans from around the world. Its two LA-area coffee shops also serve creative, responsibly-sourced meals, along with wine and beer.
For the one planning a trip to Mexico: Tequila from Casamigos
Create your own tequila flight with three of Casamigos’ top bottles, featuring Casamigos Blanco Tequila, Casamigos Reposado Tequila and Casamigos Añejo Tequila ($150). These crisp, smooth spirits are made from 100% Blue Weber agaves, conjuring the cool terroir of Jalisco, Mexico, and displaying the complexity and range of small-batch tequilas.
Experience the full range of Casamigos’ offerings with four-pack gift set, featuring 375ml bottles of each of the signature spirits ($95.99). Ranging from the crisp Blanco with a hint of citrus to the herbal and smoky tones of the Mezcal, this set gives an overview of some of the most intriguing, small-batch tequilas.
*Depending upon location, Reserve Bar or Drizly may not be available for delivery