16 Ways to Give a Romantic but Affordable Valentine's Day Gift
Thrift stores have some impressively low prices not only on tired clothing and household goods but also on unique finds such as vintage dishes, estate jewelry, and treasured books. With enough knowledge of the recipient's taste and some time digging around, some really special (or hilariously quirky) gifts can be found for pennies on the dollar.
A houseplant lasts far longer than cut flowers, which are likely to droop and drop petals within two weeks. Think about what your beloved might like a little better than the romantic but cliché red roses. Fresh herbs? Violets? Succulents? Any would be a handsome gift that keeps on giving.