Though it comes at the same time every year, Valentine’s Day can seem to appear at the last second in a city that’s often dealing with Carnival at the same time. So consider this your wake-up call – Valentine’s Day is Thursday, February 14, and below are the perfect gifts for the girls in your life.
377-9575 | CristysCollection.com
For the one who never leaves your heart, no matter how far apart you are, these “breakable” sterling silver heart pendants are available in mother-daughter, sister-sister and “forever together”-“never apart.”
Wellington & Company Fine Jewelry
505 Royal St. | 525-4855 | WCJewelry.com
Wear one, wear them all, with these stackable sterling and gemstone bands by Thistle & Bee you can match them to your outfit or to your mood; give them to the woman who has it all or keep them all for yourself.
Abeille NOLA LLC,
8438 Oak St. | 324-3488 | AbeilleNola.com
If you’re looking for a gift that gives back, look no further than these three-strand bracelets handmade in Cambodia. They are packaged in a palm leaf box with a “3Strands” sticker and also include an informational brochure signed by the girl who created your bracelet. Fifty percent of proceeds help rescue, restore and bring hope to victims of sex trafficking.
French Sole New Orleans
Canal Place | 333 Canal St. | Suite 119 | 267-9000 | FrenchSoleNewOrleans.com
Perfect for the New Orleans girl who needs a good pair of flats, but in a Valentine’s worthy red, these “IFLEUR” ballet flats feature an embroidered fleur-de-lis on each toe and come in both red and grey suede.
Second Skin Intimate Apparel
Old Metairie Shopping Center | 701 Metairie Road | Metairie | 322-2937
For your most intimate relationship, give an intimate gift. These Cosabella lace thongs come in one size (no guessing), a multitude of fun colors and are practical to boot.
474 Metairie Road | Metairie | 835-5250 | FeBeClothing.com
With just the right amount of hardware for her rebellious streak and in “lipstick” red, this “Mini Mac Clutch” by Rebecca Minkoff is both on-trend and classic while still feeling edgy – perfect for the woman who keeps you on your toes.