When it comes to Valentine's Day jewelry, there are any number of ways a selection can go wrong. Go too fancy as a gift and you risk rushing into something a little too serious before the time is right. PIck out something for yourself too thematic and you risk looking like you just left your grade school holiday party. Don't worry, we're here for you. Whether you're seeking a special token for a beloved mate or looking for something spirited for yourself for the 14th, you'll find something great in the slideshow below.
Alison Baitz is a freelance fashion and culture writer. When she's not busy chatting about online shopping or rooting out cool new designers, she's interviewing up-and-coming musicians or sampling food for articles and calling it research. She's proud to be a part of the DC-based food zine The Runcible Spoon. Yes, she is on Twitter: @itsmealison.