CWE Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and this year, we all need a little extra love! 

If you need some gift inspiration, you have come to the right place! Find something for each and every Valentine you may have in your life, right here in the Central West End.


Nars Blush Cheek Duo – Claudette Collection: $45

From cheek to chic — keep her glowing with this limited edition duo of sophisticated matte Blush shades from Nars. This cult-favorite, bestselling blush formula delivers a weightless, natural-looking rush of cheek color. Buildable shades deliver a natural wash of color to every skin tone. A collection dedicated to François Nars’ mother and muse, Claudette.


V-Day Gift Package: Get 30% Off Underwear When You Buy 3+

Keep him comfy all year long with some new underwear from Bonobos. Featuring moisture-wicking, breathable fabric, a stretch waistband for comfort, and breathable panels. Plus, you can get 30% off when you buy 3 or more full priced underwear.


“Be My Valentine” Cocktails, Snacks & Sparkling Box: $94.50

Send your sweetheart a curated gift box from Brennan’s! This selection includes:

  • Gruet Brut Sparkling (750 ml bottle)
  • One Brennan’s cocktail of your choice in a 16 oz glass bottle (pours 4-5 drinks), with a Brennan’s Happy Valentine’s Day label
  • A bottle hangtag greeting card with a personalized message 
  • Brennan’s Olive Tapenade & Crostinis
  • One wedge of delicious, imported cheese with jam and crostinis
  • Brennan’s Chocolate Mousse with whipped cream

Pick it up or have it delivered to your honey this week!

The Cup

White Rose Standard Dozen Cupcakes: $36

Does your sweetheart have a sweet tooth? You can’t go wrong with a dozen White Rose Cupcakes from The Cup! Featuring French vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, and red velvet standard size cupcakes topped with vanilla buttercream roses. Place your order online now!

East • West

Carhartt WIP Nimbus Pullover in Reflective Grey: $148.80

Perfect for inclement weather — this Nimbus Pullover in Reflective Grey will protect him from rain or snow this winter! Made using reflective taffeta fabric in a pullover silhouette, it’s detailed with toggled drawstrings at the hood and hem, and completed with plenty of practical front pockets. Even better? It’s on sale now at East • West! Scoop it up before it’s gone.

Enchanting Embellishments

EE/CWE Signature Collection: $34.95

These special soy candles from Enchanting Embellishments are the perfect present for anyone who loves the Central West End. Featuring six unique scent combinations with familiar names! For $34.95, you get between 55-60 hours of burn time to remind you of the most beloved neighborhood in St. Louis. 

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Valentine’s Day Collection (6 Pints): $68

Avoid the cliché minefield that is Valentine’s Day with these three little words: Jeni’s ice cream. It’s like whispering sweet nothings into the ear of your loved one — only a lot less weird and way more delicious. The flavors in their Valentine’s Collection are ready to spoon when you are.

Kendra Scott

Jenna Gold Delicate Chain Bracelet: $68

Add a little color to her life with this Jenna Gold Delicate Chain Bracelet in Pink Rhodonite. It’s beautifully beaded, delicately dainty, and sure to be a go-to look for everyday wear. She can pair it with metallics for a bold-meets-boho look.

Left Bank Books

Tiny T. Rex and the Perfect Valentine: $7.99

Tiny T. Rex and the Perfect Valentine is the perfect gift for the little dinosaur in your life! Tiny may be a small dino in a big world, but that won’t stop him from making friends, conquering his fears, and stomping his way into your heart. Author Jonathan Stutzman and illustrator Jay Fleck team up to create an adorable and heartwarming story that shows young readers that love and kindness are the best gift of all.

Paperdolls Boutique Pop-Up Shop

Makayla Quilted Make Up Bag: $40

Provide her with a pop of pink this Valentine’s Day! She can store all of her makeup in this trendy Makayla Quilted Bag from Paperdolls Boutique. (Also available in Black). Shop in-store or online.


Treat your Valentine to a FREE class at PLNK!

Not quite sure what to get your Valentine? Why not do something fun together! Members can share the shakes with that special/sweaty someone all week long. Bring your valentine to PLNK (for free!) from 2/8-2/14 by emailing the studio to book their spot.

Provisions St. Louis

Let’s Stay In: More than 120 Recipes to Nourish the People You Love: $28

Staying in this Valentine’s Day? Who says it has to be boring! Enjoy a delicious meal with your loved one, right from home. Let’s Stay In is all about effortless hospitality, meaningful family meals, and an appreciation for the magic of meals shared with others. Families, neighbors, friends, and loved ones will find a different kind of love around the table together, connecting over memorable meals. The recipes walk you through every meal of the day with delicious breakfasts, easy lunches, inviting dinners, and Ashley’s signature incredible desserts.

Salt + Smoke

Small Arrangement: $54.99
Large Arrangement: $69.99

Say “I love you. You’re the only one for me.” with a bouquet of flowers AND BBQ from Salt+Smoke. Trust us. They’ll love it. What’s more romantic than that? Order flowers to pick up on Valentine’s Day through their website today! 

To order:

  • Select “February 14” for pick up 
  • Click “Valentine’s Day” on the drop down menu
  • Select an arrangement size

Order must be placed by noon on Friday, Feb. 12. Arrangements will be ready for pick up on Valentine’s Day morning.

The Silver Lady

Amethyst Feather Ring: $68

Help her “ring” in the new year with some new bling from The Silver Lady. This amethyst feather ring is sure to be a statement piece and is only $68! Not quite what you’re looking for? The Silver Lady has over 250 silver rings in each location and they can help you pick out the perfect piece in-store!


Movie Night Gift Basket: $55

This Valentine’s Day, make it a movie night with the help of Straub’s. Their Movie Night Gift Basket has all the makings of a big screen production: Popcorn, Peanuts, Coke, Chocolate, and Cookies. Perfect for sharing!

The Vino Gallery

Slo Down Wines “Love Hammer” Cabernet Sauvignon 2016: $51

Wine and Valentine’s Day — it’s a no-brainer. Grab a few bottles of these ‘love’ inspired wines to pop open with your sweetheart! Slo Down Wines “Love Hammer” Cabernet Sauvignon expresses all the qualities that made us fall in love with this rugged, high elevation AVA. The nose flaunts aromas of vanilla, black pepper, green olive, and cherry pipe tobacco. The palate is dripping with flavors of dark cherry and ripe blackberry, finishing with notes of cigar spice and baking chocolate. Unlike a passion that may grow cold in the light of dawn, the memory of this wine will linger and inspire many more affairs of the heart. Place your order online for curbside pick-up at VINO.

Need a little more gift giving inspiration? Click here for a full list of CWE retailers! And don’t forget — from now until February 28, receive a $50 gift card for spending $200 or more in the Central West End. Click here for more information about our CWE Rewards Program.