Gift ideas

Valentine’s Day gift ideas for them

Build-a-Bear spring plushes just in time for Valentine’s Day. Perfect to match your non-binary friend or loved one! Photo credit: Clarissa Arceo

When a friend or loved one uses their pronouns, it usually means they identify as genderqueer or non-binary.

Non-binary people do not identify as either male or female and follow them, while those who are genderqueer identify as That is she, he or they pronouns.

Finding the perfect gift for your friends can be tricky when the most romantic holidays of the year are filled with gender-conforming gifts and media.

So what can you get your non-binary friend or lover?

The obvious answer would be to consider their hobbies and interests; Do they like to read? Do they play sports? Do they prefer arts and crafts? What To do what do they like to do in their free time?

But if you’re really out of ideas, take a look at the list we’ve created for you of 10 potential gift ideas:

1. A nice tote bag. Tote bags are namely queer culture and can be found anywhere; on Etsy, Amazon, Farmer’s Markets, etc. They also help empty your pocket!

2. Film Marathon Gift Basket. Who doesn’t love watching their favorite movies or TV shows? And you can’t have a movie marathon without snacks! Be inspired by these premade gifts and personalize your own.

3. Personalized gift basket. Chapsticks, face masks, snacks, blankets, etc. Your friend will definitely appreciate the idea of ​​you collecting their favorite things and putting it all together.

4. Stuffed animal. Send a Friend Co. makes the cutest surprise for your non-binary friends, especially if you can’t celebrate with them in person. build a bear is also ideal for personalizing their new four-legged friend!

5. Candles. Zodiac by Bonitaz on Etsy offers the cutest zodiac themed candles with your choice of scent. You can also visit local farmers markets or small pop-up shops for more candle options.

6. Chocolate or candies. You can’t go wrong with their favorite treats, he is the sweetest day of the year after all.

seven. Delicious. Consider stopping by Home Depot or your local farmer’s market and picking up a potted friend for your loved one to take care of! It can be a succulent, a mini cactus or their favorite flower.

8. crystal heart boxes. If your non-binary friend loves crystals, many small companies offer sets of crystals in heart-shaped boxes that are sure to replace the cavities.

9. An appointment for color me mine. Color Me Mine is an art studio dedicated to allowing its guests to choose their own pottery and paint it! They have studios in Pasadena, Long Beach, Whittier and Los Angeles!

ten. Plan a picnic. Picnics are IN; Buy a cute blanket and basket, and take your favorite treats, card games, and drinks to share at your local park or beach and catch up on life.