Valentine’s Day gifts to fit every budget

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Valentine’s Day is inching closer, but that’s no reason to panic. Here are some unique gift ideas for everyone and every price range, according to Julie Loffredi, Gift Guide Guru.

Gifts under $25

For last minute shoppers, satisfying the sweet tooth is a sure way to please your sugar bear. Sugarfina and Treat House are Julie’s top favorites, known for creative packaging and delicious tasty treats. For those who need a less sugary alternative, try Tate’s Bake Shop for gluten-free gift baskets.

Gifts under $75

It’s easy to find a Sephora in Connecticut, with over 70 retail stores within 100 miles of Hartford. The beauty store is showcasing their Elizabeth and James Nirvana Valentine’s Day Gift set, La Maison Du Chocolat gift set and MAKE UP FOREVER line. For men, try Jack Black  for grooming products.

For jewelry lovers, designers like Marilyn Schiff create necklaces and bracelets especially for love birds and pair it with a gorgeous red top from Adea.

Pearls are also trending right now. Avalon Pearls has gorgeous freshwater pearl necklaces under $75.

Gifts over $100

According to the nation’s top travel insurance comparison site InsureMyTrip, couples love getaways this time of year –  and plenty of hotels are luring visitors with great promotions.

The Pierre, A Taj Hotel in New York City is a top pick for Connecticut weekenders. The hotel is also offering specials for couples and singles.

Also, giving a gift that reminds your valentine of a romantic past trip is a hot idea. The Charleston Epicurean Valentine’s Box, for example, comes with goods made in the historic and romantic city of Charleston, S.C.

And there’s always gadgets like GARMIN vivofit or Beats by Dr. Dre headphones to blast some of those love tunes.

Gifts under $100

Fragrancenet.com and iamfragrance.com are go-to sites for cologne and perfume. The RITUALS Urban Samurai Collection is also a hot item.

If you’re really stumped: La Crema Winery has you covered with their Chocolate and Wine box.

Even grownups could use a cuddle. Vermont Teddy Bear has a series of teddy bears that can be customized with special messages.  And Munchkin  is a top pick for baby products. The line offers products that will make Valentine’s Day a little easier for new parents out there including the LATCH Heartbeat pacifier.