Valentine’s Day in Bloor-Yorkville: Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to make either a friend, family member, or loved one feel extra special. Whether you want to go all out with a luxury experience or gift, or opt for a delicious dinner with friends, Bloor-Yorkville has the perfect mix of offerings.

Valentine’s Day in Bloor-Yorkville

Spas

Caudalie Spa: Customizable Body Treatment
17 Hazelton Avenue
416-551-9455

Caudalie Spa

Caudalie Spa on Hazelton provides the perfect escape into total relaxation. Famous for their skin treatments combined with massages, Caudalie is the perfect choice to pamper a loved one. The customizable body treatment lets the guest choose their preferred treatment, which includes scrubs, body wraps, lymphatic drainage, and more.

Stillwater Spa: Winter Experiences Package
4 Avenue Road, Toronto
647.948.3120

For an indulgent, spa day experience, consider one of the Winter Experience packages at the Park Hyatt’s Stillwater Spa. There are three different packages to choose from, with each one including the Stillwater Spa Signature Bath Soak, promising a rejuvenating treat for your loved one. All spa guests have access to the steam room and sauna, adding an extra level of relaxation to the day.

Jewelry

 

APM Monaco
89 Bloor Street West
416-353-0861

APM Monaco

APM Monaco creates eye-catching, everyday and special occasion jewellery, at an accessible price point. As the name suggests, the brand was founded in Monaco in the South of France, and their designs and campaigns continue to reflect the beauty and carefree lifestyle of the Côte d’Azur. Their range of earrings are the perfect Valentine’s gift, coming in a variety of styles from abstract butterflies to classic hoops.

Lilliane’s Fine Jewellry 
89 Bloor Street West
(416) 920 8444

If Valentine’s Day is your opportunity to gift something truly remarkable, we recommend paying a visit to Lilliane’s Fine Jewellery. For over 30 years,  Lilliane has been designing and making fine jewellery. She specializes in custom-designed pieces, so whether you have a clear idea of what you would like or are hoping to collaborate on something, you’ll end up with a one-of-a-kind piece with top-quality craftsmanship.

Dinner

One Restaurant
116 Yorkville Ave
416-961-9600

There’s a reason the One Restaurant dining room is full every night of the week! Not just a place to see and be seen, One consistently serves fantastic meals. Led by Chef Darby Piquette, who trained under Chef Mark McEwan, Piquette believes in “utilizing seasonal produce, never cutting corners, and always using the best ingredients available.” With high-quality meals combined with gorgeous décor in both the inside dining room and the heated outdoor atrium, One Restaurant always makes for a memorable night out.

Planta: Prix Fixe Valentine’s Menu

Planta Yorkville

Since opening in 2016, Planta Yorkville has made a name for itself throughout Toronto and the Southern USA, where they have recently expanded. The mission behind Planta was to “expand the accessibility and acceptability of plant-based dining,” offering 100% plant-based meals. Planta is a great choice whether your loved one is a vegetarian or simply appreciates creative dining. For Valentine’s, they’re offering a $65 prix fixe menu that includes appetizers, mains, sides, and dessert, with plenty of options to choose from.

Flowers

Pistil Flowers
55 Bloor Street West, Manulife Centre
416.395.1817

Pistil Flowers “Dusty Dawn Dried Vase”

If you want to try a new approach to Valentine’s Day flowers, perhaps consider the Dusty Dawn Dried Vase from Pistil Flowers! This unique arrangement will last forever, serving as a home décor piece for years to come. While the arrangement includes on-theme pinks and deep reds, the overall design is timeless enough to stay on display all year long.

Cumberland Flower Shop 
2 Bloor Street East
416-924-9872

The Petit Luv Box from Cumberland Floral Shop is closer to a traditional bouquet, but with a modern presentation. Set in a chic black and gold box and tied with black and white ribbon, the set of six red roses is classic yet fashion-forward. Plus, with a more accessible price point, it would be a great gift for a friend or family member who might benefit from a little pick-me-up!

Accessories

B. Hemmings & Co
416-921-4321
162 Cumberland St. Toronto

image c/o B Hemmings & Co.

For the frequent flyer in your life, the importance of a perfect luggage tag and passport holder cannot be underestimated! Luggage tags in particular need to be easy to spot and durable enough to hold up to airport handling and relentless bag drops, and the perfect passport and document holder makes racing through the airport much more manageable.

High-quality travel accessories are not easy to find which is what makes them the perfect gift! B. Hemmings has been a staple of luxury leather goods in Bloor-Yorkville since 1978, and their experts will be able to help you curate the perfect gift.

mo851
89 Bloor Street West
647-368-6125

In keeping with the travel theme, mo851 offers a line of Travel Essentials with everything from airport-friendly cross-body bags to weekender-style totes, perfect for a trip up north for the weekend. Known for their luxurious leather and high quality, the Montreal-based retailer is a great choice for just about anyone in your life because of their classic styles and functional designs. In addition to their Travel Essentials, they offer several city-appropriate work bags for men and women.