Valentine's Day is only a few weeks away, so now is a great time to start shopping for your Valentine.
If you want to make this year special, you could consider buying your loved one something customized and personal. We love personalized gifts, and it's with this thought in mind that we at GGBailey.com have compiled a list of our favorite personalized gift ideas.
Everyone enjoys getting custom made gifts that are unique just for them. As you begin looking for ideas for your Valentine, consider giving them a one-of-a-kind gift personalized just for them. Custom gifts are not only fun and unique, but they show the recipient that you took the time to think about and design a gift just for them.
Check out our five ideas for personalized gifts below, and feel free to let us know what you think in the comment section and share your own ideas. If you choose GG Bailey as your source for a personalized Valentine's Day gift this year, you can take advantage of free ground shipping* as our gift to you.
1. Personalized floor mats from GGBailey.com
We couldn't create a personalized gift list without including our own personalized car floor mats from our Design Your Car Mats™ line. As you can see in the photo, even Cupid loves our custom floor mats! To custom design a set for your Valentine, all you need to know is the year, make and model their vehicle.
There are only four steps to design a set of personalized car mats but thousands of possible design combinations. You choose one of 10 carpet colors, pick one of 41 edging options, add a heelpad, and then personalize it with embroidery or a logo. You can choose an embroidered name or message of up to 10 characters (including spaces) or add a monogram. We have two font styles available -- block text or script -- and 18 color choices. If you prefer an embroidered image instead of custom text or a personalized monogram, we also have 16 logos to choose from. Click here to see more details for each step.
Our personalized car mats make great gifts, and we can make custom-fit floor mats for all makes and models. You can even personalize a trunk mat or cargo mat with a custom message or monogram. All mats are made and shipped within two business days, so you won't have to wait long to receive this custom gift.
Click the buttons below to Design Your Car Mats™ or shop Car Couture™ if you prefer to give leopard, zebra, camouflage or oriental floor mats. We have 11 patterns to choose from in our luxury floor mat line.
2. Personalized jewelry
Few things stand out as great Valentine's Day gifts as much as jewelry, and Helen Ficalora offers a varity of pieces in different styles. From earrings and ringbands to charms and special collections, the artist has a unique and personal handmade style that your Valentine will appreciate. One of our favorite items are the alphabet charms.
You can choose any combination of letters to personalize a braclet or necklace featuring the initials of your Valentine. The handmade charms are gold, with each letter engraved in block print. Jewerly from Helen Ficalora is available in six stores across the country or by calling a custom service line. Pricing is not included on the website, but there is an email address where you can ask for more detail.
3. Personalized chocolate
If there is one thing associated more closely with Valentine's Day than jewelry, it's probably chocolate.TotallyChocolate.com offers molding and creative packaging that allows you to design a custom chocolate order for your Valentine. You can pick a two pound Belgian chocolate bar or the 45-piece or 56-piece assortment, then design your own packaging or add a custom message to one of their existing options. All options cost about $30.
The site hasn't started advertising any holiday specials as of this writing. They require three days to ship your order, so be sure to consider that when placing an order. The site also notes that some locations may require expedited shipping charges, as each order is packaged with frozen gel inserts to prevent melting during delivery.
4. Personalized flowers
Jewerly, chocolate, and flowers. The Valentine's Day big three. PersonalizedFlowers.com allows you to order embossed roses and a few other flowers with personalized messages or names. They also have some in-house designs for with messages on the flowers for Valentine's Day in English and Spanish. And you add a personal message to the card.
Options range from "Happy Valentine's Day" to "You make me Crazy." Every order requires FedEx Overnight shipping (Tuesday through Friday), and there is an extra fee for Saturday delivery, so keep that in mind if you order from there.
5. Gift certificates!
If you are concerned about getting the personalization just right, gift certificates might be a good way to go. At GG Bailey, we offer gifts certificates of various amounts that can be used on any of our products, from our custom floor mats in the Design Your Car Mats™ section and the luxury floor mats of our Car Couture™ line to our home and pet products.
If you give a gift certificate, your Valentine one can visit our site and design their own custom floor mat ensuring they get the perfect fit and style for their vehicle. Our gift certificates do not expire and can be used at any time for anything on our website, including shipping costs.
And remember, we are offering free ground shipping* for Valentine's Day, so all orders placed now are shipped for free. Click here to see gift certificate options.
*Free ground shipping offer includes contiguous U.S. addresses only.