Valentine’s Day gifts for your best friend: 15 ideas to buy your Galentine

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Friends are your chosen family and chances are they’ve been a lifesaver during this past year.

Show how much you love and cherish your besties with a token of your appreciation, sending a gift or a card in time for Valentine’s Day.

Whether you and your pals have been celebrating “Galentine’s Day” for years, or sending your buddy a gift is a new tradition, this year is the one to make sure your support system knows that your friendship stands the test of time (and pandemics.) Take a look below for some of our favorite Galentine gifts, from sweet treats to caring cards and everything in between.


$118 for two bracelets

Your friendship is golden, so why not honor your BFF with a bolt of supercharged love?

The pair of two friendship bracelets from Electric Picks are made with a 14kt gold-filled chain and matching lightning bolt charm. They measure six inches with a 1.25-inch extender to fit both you and your BFF. As an added bonus bolt, ass on the matching lightning bolt necklace for $88 more.

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Celebrate your best gal with a candle that tells it like it is.

From Here For The Burn, the special Galentine’s Day candle comes in two different scents: mango guava and a bergamot, green grass and Tonka bean combination. The black and white jar matches any home, perfect to send to your BFF and order one for yourself to match.

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There’s nothing better than going to the mailbox and finding a personal note from a best buddy.

Send a Galentine’s Day card to all your best friends, adding a personalized note and name to each on Papier’s site. The adorable card features a whole table of gal pals, eating ice cream, taking selfies and most importantly sharing some quality time together. The card it printed on silk paper for an extra luxe feel, coming with an envelope to match.

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$18, or buy one get one 50% off with code VDAYBFF

Candy is boring, send some sweets for her feet instead this Valentine’s Day.

Sock Candy specializes in all things fancy feet, with unique socks for every occasion. For Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day, take a look at the three new designs, with bows, flowers and pink lace for all feet. Just in time for the BFF celebration, they are offering a BOGO 50% off deal when ordering socks for you and a friend. Simply add two pairs to your cart and use code “VDAYBFF” at checkout to get in on the deal.

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$85 to $120

Be it silver, bronze or gold, your friendship is precious and should be honored as such.

From Sparklane, the two name bangle can be customized with your name and your bestie’s, with a stunning inlaid diamond in the middle separating the two. It comes in sterling silver, on sale now for just $85, down from $145, and an 18K rose gold plated or 18K yellow gold plated band for $120, down from $205. The 1.2 millimeter band can be customized with names at checkout on the Sparklane site and comes in a bright pink gift box, perfect for the holiday.

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starting at $24

Share some sugar with someone who always makes you feel sweet this Valentine’s Day with some treats from Milk Bar.

No matter their location, Milk Bar is here to send fresh cakes, cookies and truffles to your BFF’s door with nationwide delivery to their doorstep. Check out the new red velvet cake and truffles made for the holiday, with a bright red color to compliment the gooey chocolate and cookies and cream cheese fillings. Order a smaller four-inch layer cake or opt for a larger duo with cake and truffles included in the pack.

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starting at $45

Remember to call your BFF this holiday, or better yet, have your phone case remind you.

Get them a custom phone case from Casetify that they’ll cherish every time they text. Choose a base color, including silver mirror, glitter-filled, leather and more after picking you phone’s make and model. Then customize the case with up to eight characters, a unique font and text color using the options on the site. Each model has different options to choose from, making this a great gift for anyone to enjoy.

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$60 for a one month subscription

If wine night with the girls is something you cherish, raise a glass from afar with a subscription to Winc.

Gift a one month, two month or three month subscription to the wine company with an easy to send e-gift card to Winc. Your BFF can then log on to the site and take a quiz to see what wine they would like or simply choose their own to receive their very own curated box and bottles of red, white, rose and more.

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If your BFF is a makeup lover, this is a gift they are sure to go wild over.

The Glossier limited-edition box set includes the bestselling lipgloss in a festive golden glittery shade, as well as a golden “G” necklace to match. The jewelry is plated with 14K gold and comes on an 18-inch chain in a matching shiny gold. This deal is only available for a limited time over the holiday, so act fast and surprise your BFF with a friendship necklace they’ll love.

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Send your Disney-loving soul sister a reminder of your friendship with this pendant from Pixar’s “Soul.”

The silver and gold necklace features the two main characters from “Soul,” surrounded by stars and a gold heart pendant, too. Then, flip the pendant over and see ‘Buddies Forever’ inscribed on the back. The jewelry is silver plated with gold-colored details and comes on an 18-inch chain.

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Send this mug to the Ann to your Leslie, or any fan of “Park and Recreation” you know this Valentine’s Day.

The travel mug, designed by artist Split Brain Art on Redbubble, features an iconic quote from Leslie Knope describing her best friend, Ann Perkins. The pattern is waterproof, placed on a stainless steel insulated mug with a black removable lid.

“‘Oh, Ann Perkins…’ No one can come up with over-the-top lady friend compliments like Leslie Knope! Send your friend some love with these fun Leslie quotes (or buy one for yourself and remind yourself how wonderful you are)!” reads the product description.

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Treat your bestie to a nice bubble bath with a heartfelt message this Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day.

Sold at Anthropologie, the bath bombs from Harper and Ari are shaped like a chocolate bar, and come in three different scents and packaging. Choose from the teaberry and rhubarb scented “Cutie Pie,” a champagne fizz “Love You” bar or a peach fizz bar with “Perfect Match” on the package. Each pre-sectioned cube of the bar is perfect for one bath each, and all the scents are paraben, sulfate, and cruelty-free.

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$14.97 (original price: $40)

Friendship necklaces are great, but a friendship shirt? That’s a unique and practical gift for your bestie this year.

From, the black tee features white embroidered lyrics from “I’ve Got Friends,” by Eric Straube and Chris Qualls, speaking to the bond between you and your BFF. The shirt is pre-shrunk to avoid any laundry mishaps and comes in sizes from XS to XXL.

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Let your friendship blossom and grow with a new plant from UrbanStems.

As part of their Valentine’s Day collection, check out The Love Fern as a perfect gift for your pal with a green thumb. The fern comes in a beautiful pink ceramic pot and comes with a clear glass mister from King St. Vodka. The plant needs indirect light to prosper and is pet friendly for your bestie with a dog or cat at home.

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Show your bestie that they truly have a piece of your heart with these grown-up friendship bracelets from Madewell.

The pair of bracelets are made of gold-plated brass, with two dainty hearts made of epoxy and cubic zirconia. One features a red heart and the other a pink one, so choose your favorite and send the other off to the BFF.

“One for you, one for the person who always answers your FaceTime. Made using gold-plated brass chains, these chunky heart friendship bracelets are more grown-up than the ones you had in junior high but just as fun. Fully adjustable, they are the perfect gift for distanced BFFs,” reads the Madewell page.

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