by Melissa Chapman
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations may conjure pots of gold, four leaf clovers and lots of Guinness. But it’s also a holiday steeped in magic, fantasy and the belief that with a little luck anything is possible. What better way to increase your chances of getting lucky in love than by giving your own lovely leprechaun a spicy gift? Check out these magically delicious gifts sure to heat up your relationship.
1. Create a love book made especially for your lover
This St. Patrick’s Day head over to LoveBookOnline.com and create a book listing all the reasons you love someone. You can choose from a user-generated database of pre-made “love reasons” or write your own. Your reasons are accompanied by little stick figures illustrating the message.
Each book is professionally printed and bound in hardcover ($39.99) and soft cover ($24.99). And as a special treat, LovingYou readers receive a 15% discount when entering LOVINGYOU in the referral code at checkout.
2. Give her a pair of sexy green underwear
For a fun and romantic gift idea, get her a pair of Puttin’ on the Bliss color therapy panties. Known as a lucky color associated with the 4-leaf clover, green is also linked to the heart chakra and provides color therapy to improve our ability to love. These panties (starting at $9) are ultra comfy with a flirty fit and have inspiring words along the waistband to express how each color helps you feel. They should definitely help you get lucky this St. Patrick’s Day!
3. Design a magically delicious hoodie for her
Design your own green custom t-shirts, underwear, and more with magically delicious sayings like “Matt’s Lucky Charm” and “I (shamrock) Irish Boys” or “Kiss Me, I’m Irish.” Starts at $7.97 at customizedgirl.com.
The Scandle is a candle that burns at two degrees above body temperature to produce a soothing oil for massage. Made from 100% natural ingredients including soy, shea butter, jojoba and vitamin E, the Scandle could be your lucky charm. It’s the perfect way to create a romantic, relaxing mini-spa experience at home. And as an added bonus, Scandles feature refillable/reusable canisters and sustainable packaging. Starts at $12.
5. Bestow a lovely Irish castle “Danny Boy” music box
Let the romance and majesty of the Irish country side bloom in your lover’s heart this St. Patrick’s Day. Give her this elegant sculptural music box topped with a three-dimensional landscape featuring an animated Irish maiden. As she winds the music mechanism and listens to the beautiful strains of “Danny Boy, ” gaze into her eyes and tell her how much you love her. $17.99
This St. Patrick’s Day give your honey something sweet: a 1-800-BASKETS.COM Happy St. Pats Colossal Fortune Cookie. This giant sweet treat is customizable, allowing you to personalize the fortune you send. The cookie has been hand-dipped in Belgian dark chocolate, decorated with green shamrock sprinkles and arrives packaged in its own take-out carton. $34.99
7. Create a custom love song
Create a custom song for your sweetie. At lovesongs.com you fill out a short questionnaire sharing details about your relationship. Lyrics that emotionally tie in with your relationship are included in your love song. Your loved one will receive a CD copy of your special song and a vanity website at LoveSongs.com Although typically their Gold Custom Song package is $289, LovingYou readers will receive a $100 discount if they commission a custom song in the month of March! When ordering, just mention LovingYou.com to take advantage of this special offer.
8. Plan a surprise
SurpriseIndustries.com will craft a completely unique surprise experience that’s ideal for couples this St. Patrick’s Day. Some examples include beer tasting at a brewery, Irish dance and music classes and even custom tours guided by the friendliest Leprechaun in town. Starts at $25.
9. Send a bouquet of green roses
Send your sweetheart a bouquet of eco-friendly, California-grown green roses from California Blooms – sure to help anyone get lucky this St. Paddy’s Day! Starts at $39.00.