Valentine’s Day Gifts That Will Melt Hearts and Help Animals

Posted on by PETA Australia

As Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s time to start shopping for the perfect gift to delight your loved one.

Nothing says “I love you” less than a gift that harms animals. Let us help you avoid a romantic faux pas this Valentine’s Day with our guide to the best cruelty-free gifts.

Gift Sets for Her

Pamper the lady in your life with one of these gorgeous gift sets. All ingredients are cruelty-free and not tested on animals.

Nude by Nature Tinted Love Complexion Collection

Lush Wonderful You Gift Set

 

Perfume and Cologne

Indulge in some sexy scents with these cruelty-free fragrances for him and her.

Natio Fresh Eau de Toilette for Men

Natio Woman Eau de Toilette

 

Sexy Sweet Treats

Have a little fun with your partner with these tantalising treats.

A photo posted by Mégane 🍃 (@meegh) on

Soyatoo Soy Whip Spray Cream

Big batch of Raspberry organic cacao chocolate sauce ready to go! We use all natural raspberry powder to flavour this sauce so you get the real taste of raspberries with the perfect balance of sweetness from coconut sugar and cacao powder 😍👅✌️🍫👀 check out our stockist page to find out where to grab a bottle! 👍 www.naturallychoc.com 😜🌿 #wholesome #winning #enjoyinglife #raw #raspberry #treatyourself #yummy #organic #organicchocolate #lowgi #lovelife #kidfriendly #healthy #healthyliving #sauce #cacao #cacaopowder #chocolatesauce #organicchocolatesauce #vegan #veganchocolate #vegantreat #chocolate #coconutsugar #syrup #natural #naturallychoc

A photo posted by Naturally Choc (@naturallychoc) on

Choc Raspberry-Flavoured Cacao Chocolate Sauce

 

Candles

Run a hot bubble bath for your lover and set the mood with one of these gorgeous scents. Of course, they’re both soy-based candles and free from animal-based ingredients.

Green Ritual Sandalwood Vanilla Gift Set

Pacifica French Lilac Soy Candle

 

Romantic Meals

Why not treat your partner to a delicious dinner? We’re spoilt for choice in Australia – every city has wonderful plant-based restaurant fare to wow your taste buds. The following are just a few of our favourites:

Sydney: Bodhi Restaurant/Bar (pan-Asian and yum cha)

A photo posted by Vegan🍌| Sydney | 23 (@bonnyrebecca) on

A photo posted by N I K I (@niki_vegan) on

Melbourne: Smith & Daughters (Latin-inspired tapas style)

A photo posted by Smith & Daughters (@smithanddaughters) on

Guess who’s BAAAAAAACK?!?! We’re proud to launch our new summer menu… tomorrow! Piña Colada Cream Pie & a whole menu of new meals & cocktails to enjoy. (📷 @missthayes)

A photo posted by Smith & Daughters (@smithanddaughters) on

 

Brisbane: The Green Edge (filling comfort food)

V E G A N 💯 N A C H O S 💚 C H I P S 💚 B U R G E R S @thegreenedge ! The tastiest #crueltyfree food around 😍😍😍 Come in for lunch today! Thanks for sharing this awesome pic 💚🙌 #Repost @jmaryann ・・・ Currently in a food coma with my love. @mitchleeb Thanks to @thegreenedge for fueling our bellies with such amazing vegan goodness. 😀 👌 #vegan #veganfoodporn

A photo posted by The Green Edge (@thegreenedge) on

VEGAN cupcake galore!!! We have heaps of #vegan #cloverlycupcakes @thegreenedge today!! 😍😋🎂🍰🌱🙌 1️⃣NEW chocolate honeycomb (GF) 2️⃣NEW cookies & cream 3️⃣NEW chai latte 4️⃣NEW coconut rough 5️⃣Mocha coconut (GF) 6️⃣Peanut Buttercup 7️⃣Peanut butter & Jam 8️⃣Neapolitan 9️⃣Spiced shortbread #thegreenedge #crueltyfree #vegancupcakes @cloverlycupcakes #vegansofbrisbane #brisbanevegans #glutenfreeoptions

A photo posted by The Green Edge (@thegreenedge) on

Adelaide: Zen House (yum cha and Asian delights)

A photo posted by Kimberley Dodd (@openforwinter) on

Spicy mock fish wrapped in seaweed leaves at Zen house pt road 🙂 #vegan #veganfoodshare #whatveganseat #asiancuisine #zenhouseadelaide #zenhouse #mockfish #vegandinner #veganinadelaide #adelaidevegan

A photo posted by Josip (@fr00tcrunch) on

Perth (Fremantle): The Raw Kitchen (pizza, pasta, cakes and more)

A SUMMER FEAST | a beautiful Raw Kitchen table spread starring two of our current specials and the always tasty king oyster mushroom scallops. We will be running this Tom Yum soup – with pak choi, carrot, coriander, garlic + chili plus our newly added Cauliflower & Fresh Dill “couscous” – with fresh pomegranate, roasted cauliflower + walnut crumble for another week or so. Bring some friends and try these new specials 😊 Styling by @ridhwaanmoolla & photography as usual by @amandakalessi. #rawkitchenfreo #fremantlestory #fremantle #healthyinperth

A photo posted by The Raw Kitchen (@rawkitchenfreo) on

A photo posted by The Raw Kitchen (@rawkitchenfreo) on


Grab one of these gorgeous gifts, and your date will surely be smitten with you on Valentine’s Day this year. Love is in the air!