25 Culturally Relevant Valentine’s Day Gifts

Chocolate! Flowers! Little beady-eyed bears holding plush hearts! No, put down your sugarcoated wallets: these are no gifts for the culture connoisseur you so ardently adore. Instead, why not earn your kisses with something a little more creative, a little more interesting, and (probably) a little more useful? Here’s a selection of romantic and culturally relevant V-Day gifts for your plugged-in sweetie. You’re welcome.


Vintage Romeo and Juliet Poster, $1,150

Adorn your love nest with this original 1955 Polish poster for Arnshtam and Lavrosky’s filmed Russian ballet adaptation of Romeo and Juliet.