Affordable Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

February 10, 2018

Love is in the air! This Valentine’s Day, whether you’re shopping for your significant other, child, friend, teacher or all of the above, you may be wondering what to gift that person without breaking your budget. From coffee tumblers to one-stem roses, there are numerous options to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift while saving time and money at Dollar General. If you’re looking for gift inspiration, try these affordable and thoughtful gift ideas to save this Valentine’s Day.
Surprise your Valentine with balloons, fill a heart basket with an assortment of their favorite candies or purchase a cuddly plush to express your affection. Chocolates, candies and sweets are a classic gift. Add other goodies like coffee, hot chocolate, coffee mugs or tumblers and baked goods to your basket for more variety!
If the best way to the heart is through food, take goodies up a notch through baking. Consider trying Funfetti® Valentine Sundae Cupcakes to show your love. If you’re in a time crunch, baked goods are also a great gift for friends, family, coworkers or teachers. Find additional dessert and meal recipes on Dollar General Easy Meals or
Sometimes the most meaningful gifts are those from the heart. Visit Dollar General in-store to find the perfect card to express how much you care.
Don’t forget to shop gift bags and zipper seal bags (for your baked goodies)! For more shopping ideas and essentials, visit a local Dollar General store or shop online at

About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at

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