Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Her: 7 Things Every Girl Needs, Wants, or Wishes She had more of!

01/03/2018 - 12:30pm

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and finding just the right gifts for your special someone can seem nearly impossible. Flowers die, chocolate is so Hallmark, and jewelry can be a tricky purchase. Make life a little easier this year with gifts your favorite person is sure to love!

University of Dayton mugs

  1. Coffee mugs: Nothing makes a coffee drinker happier than a brand new coffee mug! Give a gift that is both fun and practical this Valentine’s Day. Find a mug that represents your favorite girl. Something to keep her warm through the winter!


  1. Jewelry: Most people think jewelry is too difficult to purchase. Our advice: keep it simple with simple jewelry. Explore our wide selection of jewelry from Dayton inspired bracelets and necklaces to fair trade rings and bangles. Fair Trade products are a great way to share love for your best friend and the world. You don’t have to buy the biggest, most expensive diamond to show her you care.

Lilly Pulitzer Accessories and gifts

  1. Lilly Pulitzer Accessories: Add a little flare to her life with Lilly Pulitzer accessories. Nothing brightens the winter quite like the bold, colorful patterns that adorn each piece. From candles to stationary to car accessories Lilly Pulitzer offers gifts to bring a splash of color to every piece of her life.

bareMinerals Makeup

  1. bareMinerals: Let the University of Dayton Bookstore introduce you to one of the top makeup brands in the industry. We offer an array of bareMinerals products to fit the needs of any woman. Makeup, while a practical gift, brings a little glam to your favorite girl’s life. Don’t let purchasing makeup scare you, bareMinerals offers top of the line “skin-loving” products, designed to make women feel beautiful.

Technology Accessories

  1. Tech accessories: Have a tech guru gal? Or maybe someone who could use a little help with tech accessories? Help her add a little glam to all of her technology. Laptop cases and covers, phone cases, phone chargers, wireless speakers, and headphones all make great gifts.

University of Dayton Sherpa; Sweatshirts

  1. Sherpas: The hottest new things in the sweatshirt industry. Sherpas are fashionable and functional. She won’t want to take off this cozy sweatshirt and you won’t want to let her go when you feel how soft these sherpas are!

University of Dayton Artwork

  1. Artwork: Give her something she can keep forever. Decorative pieces are a great way to liven up a room and who doesn’t live redecorating? Is Dayton the place you grew up? The place you meet? The reason you found the love of your life? Whatever Dayton is to the two of you make sure she knows how much you care. “I love you to Dayton and back” is just one of the many pieces of artwork to commemorate your love for one another and this place that is home!