Latino Gifts for Valentines Day – 2024 Valentines Gift Guide
Hey AmigosMax familia! It’s that amor-filled time of the year again – Valentine’s Day está a la vuelta de la esquina, and we’re all about showing some love, not just to our queridos, but to our incredible comunidad too.
So, we’re super excited to roll out our 3rd Annual Valentine’s Day Gift Guide, packed with some amazing regalos from our favorite Latino small businesses.
These gems are more than just gifts; they’re a way to cheer on our local talentos and bring a little extra warmth to our hearts.
So, let’s dive in, spread some amor, and support our hermanos y hermanas in the biz.
Vamos a celebrar el amor y la comunidad juntos!
Form Tierra Sol Studio, this You + Me Cactus and Ceramic Mini Planter is as easy as it gets when it comes to plant care – with specific plant care instructions and only needing water once a month.
These are some of their favorite, hardiest plants that are hand grown in their very own greenhouses.
The Mini You + Me Cacti and Mini Ceramic Planter is the perfect gift for your favorite person who is a plant lover but also a plant killer.
Fernando and Seana Rodriguez
Born in Veracruz, Mexico, Fernando came to the U.S. with his family at the age of 11.
Formally a mechanic, Fernando changed careers to create Tierra Sol Studio with his wife and business partner Seana.
They used to be plant killers too!
At Tierra Sol Studio, they design and grow hardy hand grown plants, make hand formed ceramics for the needs of each plant, hand mixed soils, signature sand that slow releases water to the roots of the plants, and easy to follow plant care instructions for each plant—for plant killers who are plant lovers.
Calling all Frida Kahlo fans and cocina connoisseurs! Add a splash of color and a dash of arte to your kitchen with our vibrant Frida-inspired set. Whether you’re whipping up a storm or just warming up some tortillas, this collection’s got you covered – literally. Slip into the apron, pull on the oven mitt, and pop those tortillas into the warmer to keep them abrazo-caliente. It’s the perfect combo to spice up your cooking and bring a little bit of Frida’s spirit into every meal. Prepárate to cook with flair and feel like a masterpiece in the making. ¡A cocinar con amor y arte!
Ms. Tenes founded CasaQ, a Hispanic Lifestyle Company that creates and curates products, events and travel for people who embrace the Latino culture.
In 2020, she founded the Farmworker Caravan to support California farmworkers who are working during heatwaves, wildfire smoke and fearful of COVID-19 throughout the pandemic for long hours with little pay to keep food on the tables of everyone across America.
Ready to get that “just fell in love” glow? Say hola to this Instant Glow Complex! Packed with the magic of hyaluronic acid and the secret touch of Orobanche Rapum Extract, this little marvel is all about giving your piel a quick pick-me-up. We’re talking a radiant, lit-from-within vibe that also plays the long game against dryness and those sneaky signs of aging. It’s like a hydration fiesta for your face, smoothing out those líneas with a plump and firm look that screams, “I woke up like this!” Ready to bounce into your day with skin that’s suave y lisa? Let’s glow, mi gente!
Hopeful and full of dreams, Jess started her life from scratch in 2014 after moving to the US due to the tense political situation in her home country of Venezuela. Knowing she needed to pursue what she loves, she trained with the best and became a Makeup and Hair Artist.
She translated her passion for beauty and teaching as an Esthetician, Makeup & Hair Artist, and Content Creator. She is now the owner of JESS BONILLA BEAUTY, a company that specializes in subtle transformations, helping women to bring out their best version of their natural complexion and talents.
Meet your new go-to amigo for staying hidratado – the Flores Skinny Tumbler! This 22 oz beauty isn’t just a tumbler; it’s a fiesta in a cup, wrapped in vibrant colors that pop against a sleek powdered black background. Crafted from double-wall stainless steel, it’s designed for those who love to keep their bebidas hot or cold (and their style on point). Plus, it’s a dream to hold, making every sip feel like a little celebration.
Add your own chispa with custom text – just drop them a note with your choice of text color and what you want it to say. Brought to life with UV printing by the wizards at @mgcustomprinting and rocking the Polar Camel brand, this tumbler is all about quality and flair.
Maritza has not always felt bold and brave or championed being an original because she was a “DREAMer,” an undocumented immigrant brought to the United States as a child. Although she’s faced many obstacles along the way, Maritza has been resilient and undaunted in her mission of being college-educated and owning a business. Not only is she the Founder of MG Custom Printing, but also she is a proud graduate of California State University, San Bernardino with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship.
Say hola to the cutest little companion for your llaves – the Coquí Circular Keychain! This charming piece isn’t just any keychain; it’s a tiny tribute to the beloved Coquí, shining bright in an emerald green that’ll make your heart sing. Made with amor from green acrylic right in Puerto Rico, this gem is all about bringing a piece of the island’s magic to your everyday.
And here’s the best part – it’s a steal at just $10! Perfecto for hombres, mujeres, y niños alike. Whether you’re keeping it for yourself or giving it as a regalito, this Coquí keychain is sure to spread some island vibes wherever it goes.
Rogative, founded by Gloriana López-Lay in Puerto Rico, was inspired by López-Lay’s travels and experiences living outside of Puerto Rico.
The brand has joined with local artisans and craftsmen who create stunning bags and travel accessories (like this adorable luggage tag) to help break the cycle of poverty in Puerto Rico.