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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2012

Valentine’s Day is about celebrating love, whether you are gay, lesbian, straight, bi-sexual, transgendered and in our opinion even if you are single you should celebrate yourself!We put together many items that you can give to your loved one or buy for yourself to celebrate this wonderful day of love!


Valentine’s Day is about celebrating love, whether you are gay, lesbian, straight, bi-sexual, transgendered and in our opinion even if you are single you should celebrate yourself!We put together many items that you can give to your loved one or buy for yourself to celebrate this wonderful day of love!

Flowers aren’t the most original Valentine’s Day gift, but they are a gift that’s always appreciated.  FromYouFlowers.com has a large variety of red roses, teddy bears etc.  Offer you Valentine an elegant twist to the traditional red rose display with a bouquet of Radiant Red Tulips. Prices start at $33.99. FromYouFlowers.com
See’s Chocolates have been around since 1921. The San Francisco based company offers a variety of over 100 kinds of candies. Appeal to your partner’s sweet tooth with their Sweetheart Box which includes two of their most popular pieces not found in any other boxed assortment — Peanut Butter Pattie and P-Nut Crunch! Sees.com
Diamond Band Hammered Titanium
Make the ultimate commitment with a ring! Etsy is the place to go for creative, handmade gifts and jewelry. This titanium band is gorgeous, shiny and unique and it features three diamonds! Etsy.com

Skin Care

Hey Dude Skincare has created the “Dudification” concept with the idea that savvy men won’t fuss with lots of “girlie” products that confuse them with fancy words and smell less than “masculine.” Real Dudes want cool, hip products tailored to their own needs, not repackaged “girlie” products that are irrelevant to them, and even worse, cost a ton of dough to buy. Some of their products are:

Dude Scrub Fresh Citrus Pre-Shave Skin Exfoliator – retail: $15.99

Dude Cleansing Shave Gel- low foaming, eucalyptus-infused formula – retail $14.99

Dude Self Tanner with spf 15- oil-free formula with aloe & vitamins a, c, & e – retail: $17.99

Find the entire skin line at: HeyDudeSkinecare.com

417 is the developer of an exclusive and unique line of natural skincare products based on natural active components and minerals from the lowest place in the world – the Dead Sea. Through meticulous research and development, scientific advances, professional expertise and the understanding of a customer’s well-being, – 417 is continuing to change the world of beauty.  417 products are sold through international distribution channels such as at department stores, spas and many other places.

BODY CARE KIT FOR MEN includes: Retail Price: $97.38 minus417.com

Body & Hair Shampoo For Men: Enriched with Dead-Sea minerals, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Sweet Almond oil, Carrot-seed oil and Olive oil and Provides hair & skin with nourishment and a healthy look.

ACTIVE MOISTURIZER AFTER SHAVE: Lightly fragrant aftershave; Contains Aloe Vera and chamomile extracts to soothe freshly-shaved skin; Vitamin-Mineral Complex – a scientific combination of moisture balancing minerals from the Dead-Sea; Energizing vitamins nourish the skin.

SHAVING MOISTURIZER CREAM : -Moisturizing cream for easy, fast and thorough shaving;  Rich in many natural ingredients; Contains moisturizing Dead-Sea minerals and a Vitamin – Mineral Complex to improve skin metabolism and blood flow; Encourages skin regeneration.

Evolution Man introduces a sophisticated product that will provide men with an essential step to grooming… the MAN-icure. Men can now reap the benefits of a more resilient natural looking nail with a product that promises to strengthen weak, bitten, or brittle nails.

EvolutionMan Nail Varnishes (SRP: $14) are available now in select retail locations, and online at evolution-man.com

Pure Matte – From the nail chewer to the guy looking for a natural manicure, this nail varnish is formulated as a matte-finish nail protector for men. It dries quickly, penetrating all layers of nail paint, retaining its matte finish.

Pure Bling- From the nail chewer to the guy looking for a buffed manicure, Pure Bling is a quick-drying satin-finish base or top coat that helps strengthen weak, bitten, or brittle nails. This varnish is formulated to add longevity and satin shine to any nail paint when used as a top coat. Pure Bling is enriched with nail protein, contains calcium and vitamins C and E.

REMBRANDT® Deeply White™ + Peroxide Toothpaste, $6.99 – 7.99

The first and only all-in-one fluoride toothpaste with Active Dental Peroxide – the same enamel safe ingredient cosmetic dentists use.


KY Brand – Date Night Packs – Add some romance, adventure or comic relief to your relationship this holiday season with a date night, courtesy of K-Y® Brand and Moviefone.com. For a limited time only, these brands have partnered on an exclusive set of DATE NIGHT Packs, which combine K-Y® Brand’s portfolio of premium intimacy enhancement products with a voucher for $10 off movie tickets for two. Date Night Packs available at Walgreens $26.99.

Pjur Man is Super-smooth for superior performance and was created for the particular lubrication needs of men. These premium personal lubricants provide optimal lubrication, are hypoallergenic, latex condom safe, and great for everyday use. Some of their products are:

Pjur Man Extremeglide: Premium silicone lubricant provides optimal lubrication.

Pjur Man Personalglide: Economical thin formula (20% thinner than Extremeglide) silicone lubricant allows more friction at a better price.

Pjur Man Waterglide: Water-based personal lubricant provides superior lubrication.

Pjur Man Energyglide: Water-based personal lubricant with energizing ginkgo for expansion and power.

Pjur Man Creamglide: Combination silicone and water-based cream lubricant.

Pjur Backdoor: Premium silicone-based anal lubricant provides optimal lubrication plus provides the pleasant relaxing effect of jojoba.


This Valentine’s Day, Van Gogh Vodka invites you to indulge in their deliciously romantic cocktails and chocolate flavors!

Impress a loved one this February with the Dessert Fizz cocktail, created by The Cocktail Guru himself, Jonathan Pogash. This sensual concoction blends Van Gogh Dutch Chocolate vodka with fresh ingredients and is topped with Champagne – the ultimate toast for the evening’s festivities!

As for gifts, Valentine’s Day has long been associated with the overly cliché heart-shaped chocolates.  Shake things up this year with the utterly delicious and irresistible NEW Van Gogh Rich Dark Chocolate Vodka (SRP: $27.00 / 750ml).


Just in time for Valentine’s! Jon Lindstrom (TV’s “As the World Turns”), newcomer Chris Murrah, two-time Emmy Award® nominee Wendie Malick (TV’s “Just Shoot Me,” “Hot in Cleveland”) and Natalia Cigliuti (“The Glades”) star in the sparkling romantic comedy What Happens Next, debuting on DVD and Digital February 7th from Wolfe Video. Writer/director Jay Arnold (producer, The Big Gay Musical) explores What Happens Next when two men from two different worlds find themselves on the same park bench. WolfeVideo.com

Author, Marten Weber offers his newest book, “Gabriel” a complex tale of innocence lost and love won (Weber won a 2011 Rainbow Award in the category “Best LGBT Historical Novel” for his well-received portrait of Casanova’s gay brother “Benedetto Casanova”). Against the backdrop of a rising China and overwhelmed by the world around them, two men lose everything they believe in, in order to find each other. In Marten Weber’s telltale literary style of sensitive honesty and keen observation, two men come together in a love story that will knock your wings off. “Gabriel” retails for $19.99.


The 2(x)ist “Love Me” line comes in black and red in both the Love Contour Pouch Brief.  Each cut features a black elastic waistband with block type in purple, pink and red. A perfect gift for your someone special, The “Love Me” line provides ultra comfort as well as support. Average Retail Price: Love Contour Pouch Brief $18.00. They are available in select department stores such as Macys, Nordstroms, Bloomingdales, etc. or online at Shop.2xist.com/love-2xist.

JAMES TUDOR RETRO BOXER (Pink/White) is inspired by the idea of the British gentleman, James Tudor Underwear evokes grandeur, decadence and quality. The line combines fine design and innovative undie technology, producing tailored briefs with a contemporary edge. All underwear is made from stretchy, ultra-soft cotton fabric, ensuring optimum support, breathability and comfort. $34/ LaJock.com

Ruff Riders Heart Gray Cotton Tee is available at Pride Factory, Ball and Creative Male and cal also be purchased online at TheRuffRider.com – $32.95

Big Teaze Toys

Features lots of fun toys for your pleasure and are available at BigTeazeToys.com

Two of our favorites for this Valentines are:

Man Eater From Outer Space – if you are stumped in picking a gift for your techie or trekkie boyfriend try this new species of toys for boys. Yes, its a vibrator so attack your geek below the belt with 3 speeds of pleasure. This alien visitor makes you laugh, wonder and have fun! $29.99

Sweetheart Duckie – Calling all closet romantics. If your loved one is a bit frilly and you want to find a way to their heart then introduce them to the pleasures millions around the world have enjoyed, I rub My Duckie Sweetheart Duckie with removable feather boa, glamorous Swarovski Crystals and re-closable heart case. $29.99

If you’re loved one is into leather accessories Lucky Leather Dog has some great choices – luckydogleather.com

Marquee Collection
Double Buckle Cuff – $59

This beautifully made leather cuff is 2 1/4″ wide with two buckle closures. Attention to detail and top quality materials make this a very special piece.

Gemini Collection 
Gemini Original Bracelet – $62

The Gemini Original is our most popular bracelet with both men and women. Made with Greek leather cord and sterling silver accents, this bracelet strikes the perfect balance of elegance and casual sophistication.

Spot Stud Belt -$88

This belt is hand died before going  through a multiple step detailing process. The belt pictured has been worn in for a couple of years. When you get your belt it will be darker and lighten and soften over time developing its unique personality.



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