Jessica is a holistic therapist and is passionate about cruelty-free living, animal welfare, and health, beauty and fashion. Her blog covers all aspects of a vegan lifestyle – find it at crueltyfreecottage.blogspot.co.uk
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner so we’ve put together a guide to the best vegan gifts around. If you don’t have a special someone to swap presents with, fear not – our selection is so good you will want to treat yourself!
1. Personalised Love Hearts Bear – www.shop.lovehearts.com
Who could resist this adorable little teddy bear? It comes with 3 packs of Love Hearts sweets and you can personalise the wrappers with your own Valentine’s message.
2. Sirius Aftershave – www.dolma-perfumes.co.uk
A long-lasting spicy/citrus fragrance that will make him smell irresistible!
3. Pukka Tea Tin – www.pukkaherbs.com
This cute gift set contains two delicious teas – three mint (a sweet, delicate and intensely fresh tea that will support digestion and refresh the palate), and love (a soothing blend of rose, lavender, elderflower, chamomile and marigold).
4. Silver Luxury Chocolate Box – www.animalaidshop.org.uk
An assortment of the finest handmade chocolates. From strawberry crèmes to pistachio marzipans, there’s something for everyone in this sumptuous selection.
5. Lots of Love Gift – www.lush.co.uk
Spoil the one you love with this gorgeous limited edition gift set. With five beautiful floral scented products, you can be sure of a luxurious Valentine’s Day.
6. Champagne Piollot Rose – www.veganwinesonline.co.uk
Valentine’s Day just would not be complete without a bottle of bubbly – we suggest this delicious rose champagne which has notes of freshly picked cherries and raspberry.
7. Autograph Isis Pink – www.marksandspencer.com
Treat her to this sensual, elegant and feminine fragrance which combines hints of lotus flower, peony, purple ginger, star fruit, cedarwood and soft amber.
8. Ultimate Hot Chocolate Gift Box – www.alternativestores.com
This gift is too good not to share, so snuggle up in front of the fire and enjoy a hot chocolate with your loved one. With 4 different flavour marshmallows, 2 chocolate spoons and 73% luxury dark drinking chocolate flakes, you’ll have everything you need for a cosy, romantic night in.
9. Ylang Ylang Organic Room Candle – www.buddha-beauty.com
This 100% organic soy wax candle has the fragrance of pure ylang ylang, which is known for its aphrodisiac properties. It can also be used as a massage candle!