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The Best Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts They’re Sure to Love

V-Day shopping slipped your mind?

Valentine’s Day. Touted as the day to share your love for your significant other, the pressure to find the perfect gift to express your affection is certainly no simple task. 

If you’ve been putting off your V-Day present shopping, there’s no need to panic. Not to toot our own horns, but we are somewhat masters at securing the perfect last-minute present that they will continue to love for the remaining 364 days of the year. 

Sure, chocolate and flowers have been the go-to for years, but if you’re on the hunt for a practical Valentine’s Day gift that keeps on giving, we’ve got you covered. 

Whether you’re shopping for your partner or just want to treat yourself to a little self-love prezzie, scroll down to see our top last-minute gifts for Valentine’s Day. 

The Best Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts

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Sodastream Source Power Sparkling Water Maker in Black

$199.00 (previously $249.00) at David Jones

A little bit of bubbles never hurt anyone! Turn your boring old water into sparkling water with the Sodastream Source Power Sparkling Water Maker.

Loved for its sleek design and ease of use, this best-selling kitchen gadget transforms regular tap water into a refreshing sparkling beverage with the press of a button. 

Had enough of plain water? Sodastream also sells a number of flavour infusions for beloved flavoured drinks, such as 7-Up, Lipton, and Pepsi, for an at-home hit of flavour. 

Key Features: 

  • Ergonomic carbonation button. 
  • Three carbonation levels.
  • Snap lock bottle insertion mechanism.

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Antler Chelsea Overnight Bag in Beige

$249.00 at Strandbags

From weekends away to running errands, a good quality duffel bag is undeniably one bag that everyone needs in their collection. 

Crafted from durable water-resistant nylon, this overnight bag is the perfect versatile travel accessory. Complete with an internal 13-inch laptop pouch, water bottle sleeve, and over-the-handle slip, this bag can easily transition from a gym bag to stylish carry-on luggage. 

Key Features: 

  • 20L capacity. 
  • 0.8kg product weight. 
  • Detachable shoulder strap. 
  • Back sleeve slot for luggage stacking. 
  • Laptop slip pocket.

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Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 Bluetooth Speaker

$194.65 (previously $229.00) at MYER

If you’ve ever been to an outdoor gathering, there’s a high chance you’ve stumbled across a UE Boom speaker. 

Whether you can’t live without your speaker or just love to pump your favourite playlist at a picnic, this latest release from Ultimate Ears makes a great all-round gift that keeps on giving. 

Featuring spatial audio, accurate bass tone, and wireless charging, the UE Boom 3 is also completely waterproof, making it the perfect summertime accessory. 

Key Features: 

  • 15-hour battery life.
  • IP67 water and dustproof rating.
  • Spatial 360 stereophonic sound. 
  • Customisable EQ settings. 
  • Available in four colourways. 

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SMEG 50s Style Espresso Coffee Machine in Pastel Green

$349.00 (previously $549.00) at The Good Guys

For coffee enthusiasts, a freshly brewed morning cup of joe is a must-have way start to the day, and what better way to pour the perfect cup than with this super cute espresso maker from SMEG.

Featuring thermoblock technology and a 15 bar pressure pump, this simple three-button design machine will help you extract the perfect coffee every time, with the SMEG offering single cup, double cup, and cappuccino options to ensure consistent cafe-quality coffee. 

Key Features: 

  • Thermoblock heating system for optimal water temperature.
  • 15 bar pump power. 
  • Cappucino arm/milk steamer. 
  • Available in seven colourways. 

Available at: 

$349.00 at The Good Guys

$399.00 at SMEG

$439.20 at MYER

$449.00 at David Jones

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His and Her Fenmore Multifunction Stainless Steel Watch Gift Set

$229.40 (previously $499.00) at Fossil

While not everyone may be willing to sport a fully coordinated couple outfit on date night, this watch set from Fossil is the perfect subtle romantic memento. 

Crafted from stainless steel, both watches feature rose gold numerical accents and three additional watch faces, making this couple accessory both stylish and practical. 

Key Features

  • 44mm size.
  • 2 pusher foldover clasp. 
  • 5 ATM water resistance rating.

Available at: 

$299.40 at Fossil

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