Make Valentine’s Day Happen for Less with Dollar General

February 06, 2020

Help share the love this Valentine’s Day with heartfelt gifts from Dollar General. Whether you’re looking for a simple and meaningful gift like a handwritten card, a classic surprise like stuffed animals and chocolates and even roses, Dollar General can be your one-stop shop for making the best Valentine’s Day happen.

Cards and Gift Cards:

Find a card that says exactly what you mean at Dollar General. Dollar General offers greeting cards starting at just $.50 that can be the perfect standalone gift or a supplement to a larger gift or gift card. Also, consider crafting something special for that special someone. Grab your scissors and paints to create a card craft from D.I.Y. @ DG™. Get kids in the Valentine’s Day spirit by asking them to help or make their own. Discover affordable craft needs at your local Dollar General with ArtSkills® Crafter’s Closet™ and national name brands like Elmer’s®.

Consider pairing your card with a gift card! Gift cards can be an excellent addition for those who may love to eat out or enjoy staying up on the latest trends. Find a wide variety of gift cards from a large number of your favorite stores, restaurants and brands at Dollar General. Plus, cards and gift cards are a versatile gift that can be individualized for everyone – including significant others, grandparents, teachers and service workers! 

Parents can also find affordable classroom Valentine’s Day cards and complementary sweet treats at Dollar General.

Makeup, Beauty and Body Care:


Gift their favorite beauty and makeup products or discover something new and trendy to try with Believe Beauty and Studio Selection™. Believe Beauty is a comprehensive makeup line with nearly 150 products all priced under $5. Affordable and small toiletry items from the Studio Selection line of skin care, hair care and soap and shower solutions are also a great consideration. Find popular products from both product lines like the Believe Beauty Perfect Glow Highlighting Stick or Studio Selection™ Aloe & Cucumber Hydrating Facial Mist.

Consider putting together a wellness or self-care kit composed of their favorite must-haves including affordable, high-quality disposable razors and shaving cream. If they enjoy technology, be sure to check out the wide variety of tech that Dollar General offers like a smart TV streaming media adapter or folding headphones. Valentine’s Day gifts can be thoughtful, practical and budget-friendly.

Plush Toys and Sweet Treats:

Surprise them with a cuddly plush stuffed animal or toy to show your affection. Dollar General offers a wide variety of plush toys with many options available under $10. Pair the plush with a little sweetness. Chocolates, candies and sweets are a classic Valentine’s Day gift.

For those who like tasty snacks, explore Good & Smart™ offerings like dried fruit that can be a healthier option to candy and chocolate. For coffee lovers, gift them their favorite coffee roast and an adorable coffee mug (this “Coffee, Teach, Sleep, Repeat” mug makes for the perfect teacher gift).

Gift Wrap:


Save on gift packaging essentials like gift wrap, bags, tissue paper and more by heading to your local Dollar General or shopping online. Dollar General offers fun and decorative Valentine’s Day gift packaging for as low as $1.

Find more ways to save on Valentine’s Day by considering Dollar General's Digital Coupons Program that helps to provide customers with an easy-to-use platform and digital coupons. Sign-up today by clicking here, visiting or accessing coupons on the Dollar General mobile app. Customers can load coupons to the account and redeem them at checkout during their next visit!

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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