by Marisa Marcantonio

If you want to surprise that special someone on Valentine's day or provide a few strategic hints, here are some suggestions to ensure a stylish heart-a-thon. With these goodies on your radar, no boring chocolates or bad flower arrangements will dare to cross your path again.

Photo courtesy of Iomoi

Iomoi's Red Sweetheart canvas tote with leather straps spreads love and warmth all around. Spread the message.

 Photo courtesy of C. Wonder

Don't let anyone toss your heart around, give them a pillow to toss instead. C. Wonder's embroidered neon heart pillow is well suited to the job.

 Photo courtesy of Biscuit 

I collect Boudoir pillowcases, crazy but true. I like to switch em out for a little pop of color. Biscuit's scattered heart Grace print is a sweet way to show your love. This is another great Houston discovery, designed by Peppermint Bliss blogger and designer Bailey McCarthy.

 Photo courtesy of Roberta Roller Rabbit

Big and bold, oversized heart  - clad traditional button down  pajamas from Roberta Roller Rabbit will still yours.

 Photo courtesy of Mark and Graham

Love! These classic English Bone China mugs from Mark and Graham have a perfectly shaped heart on them. They are an elegant way to offer a loving cup.

Photo courtesy of Rifle Press

Rifle Paper Co. always knows how to say it better. You're The Cat's Pajamas, don't ya know?