As Valentine’s Day approaches, we all begin to ponder perfect pairings. Those of us fortunate enough to have found our soul mate refuse to entrust our sentiments to ordinary tokens of affection; instead, we seek that special offering that expresses the depth of our passion. To simplify this romantic quest, Robb Report’s editors have assembled an assortment of his and her gifts designed to match the mood of the holiday—and the personality of your own perfect match.
Photo #1. For Him: (Far left) Bulgari cuff links in onyx and 18-karat pink gold, $1,650 (800.285.4274, www.bulgari.com). For Her: (From right to left) Rare stones from Sotheby’s Diamonds including a ring with a heart-shaped 3.47-carat fancy vivid blue diamond, price upon request (212.894.1400, www.sothebysdiamonds.com); a ring with a pear-shaped 5.35-carat yellow diamond and a pear-shaped 5.73-carat white diamond, $500,000; and a 10.65-carat marquise diamond ring, $320,000.
Photo #2. For Him: (Upper left) Chopard L.U.C 1937 stainless steel watch, $8,750 (800.246.7273, www.chopard.com). For Her: (Clockwise from upper right) Christian Dior special-edition stainless steel watch with diamonds, $7,250 (866.675.2078, www.diorhorlogerie.com); Chanel ceramic-and-diamond watch in 18-karat white gold, $24,850 (800.550.0005, www.chanel.com); and Chopard 18-karat gold watch with diamonds, $16,670.
Photo #3. For Her: Bright and bold Louis Vuitton galuchat floral clutch, $10,945, and galuchat striped clutch, $4,580. For Him: A sophisticated canvas iPad case, $390 (866.884.8866, www.louisvuitton.com).
Photo #4. For Him: Tom Ford Tuscan Leather cologne, $450 (212.359.0300, www.tomford.com). For Her: A limited-edition floral, woody fragrance from Reed Krakoff in a handblown Seguso Viro bottle from Murano, Italy, $695 (877.733.3525, www.reedkrakoff.com).
Photo #5. For Her: Tempting Knipschildt handmade artisanal chocolates, including the decadent La Madeline au Truffle made of Valrhona dark chocolate and wrapped around a French Perigord truffle, $250 (203.838.3131, www.knipschildt.com). For Him: Sublime Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Single Malt Scotch whisky, $150 (877.774.7487, www.glenfiddich.us), and a Steuben limited-edition decanter made exclusively for Glenfiddich, $690 (800.783.8236, www.steuben.com).
Photo #6. For Both of You: A romantic city weekend in one of the new suites at Hôtel Plaza Athénée New York, priced from $2,300 per night, which feature enclosed balconies with sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline (212.734.9100, www.plaza-athenee.com). Or, to warm up during the dead of winter, a retreat on the pristine beach at the Four Seasons Resort Nevis, West Indies, priced from $595 per night, which has reopened after a multimillion-dollar renovation (869.469.1111, www.fourseasons.com).