A Valentine’s gift guide for the practical beau

We The Pvblic

Torn between giving your partner a pretty necklace, sleek wallet, or a bouquet of expensive blooms?

Why settle for a gift that everyone else will already be giving and receiving? Instead, try giving your special someone a gift they can use and love all-year long. This Valentine’s day surprise your S.O. with a new pair of kicks they can use whether for working out, or everyday wear!

We’ve rounded up our fave kicks for him and her to get you rolling for your V-day gift hunt:

1. For Him: Sperry Captain CVO

Give nothing but the best pair of casual shoes to your beau! Look no further as Sperry offers the Captain CVO, easily the most classic sneaker your partner can wear with up-to-the-minute details. The Sperry CVO silhouette, the world’s first boat shoe, is updated with modern comfort in the Captain CVO line. No need to complicateyour date night outfit as this shoe can match a range of styles effortlessly. Aside from its laidback aesthetic, the Captain CVO has an ultra lightweight and flexible outsole, molded Wave-Siping™ for excellent traction, and a soft lining for a ready-to-wear feel right out of the box! The comfort and style of this shoe combine for a footwear revelation that will make your guy want to wear it all- year long.

2. For Him and Her: Saucony Triumph ISO

Triumph ISO 4 for Men; Triumph ISO 4 for Women

The perfect matching pair for couples who run, the Triumph ISO 4 is Saucony’s answer to the growing trend of couple work outs and early morning run dates.  Your partner deserves only the best running gear and lucky for you, Saucony just released its most technologically-advanced pair to date! The Triumph ISO 4 now has a full-length EVERUN midsole for excellent cushioning. This means that your running shoe stays resilient and responsive from start to end, is more flexible and durable, and allows any runner to experience soft landings and springy takeoffs. Plus its colorways are all eye-catching, making your V-day run extra special.

3. For Him and Her: PONY Topstar

If you’re off for a food crawl or a movie night downtown, slip on a piece of classic NYC. The PONY Top Star is a returning classic. Inspired by PONY’s basketball shoes from 1977, the Top Star makes a comeback with urban and modern updates making it a lifestyle shoe perfect for street styling. Be on matching Top Stars with your bae  and take the streets by storm with Brooklyn grit and authentic New York heritage.

4. For Her: Keds Year of the Dog

This year, Valentine’s Day falls on the same week as the Lunar New Year and we’re all ready for the burst of red for love and luck! Keds is offering a shiny update to our favourite Kickstart silhouette with gold detailing a removable gold dog charm! If your girl loves puppies and is up for a lucky surprise, be sure to get her this CNY-ready shoe for her ASAP!

5. For Him: No Fear apparel

Nail your man’s relaxed street look with new apparel from No Fear! Unsure what item to buy? Worry  not as No Fear has the perfect shirt, polo, jacket, and even jeans for a complete look! Mix and match up-to-the-minute designs and pieces to create looks not just for V-day, but for all hang outs to follow!