NATIONWIDE — It’s Cupid’s special day, and maybe it slipped your mind with all that’s been going on. Fear not, help is on the way!

Victoria Maranan chats with Austin local business Lammes Candies to offer some ideas on how to impress your love. 

It's no suprise that sugar for your sweetie pie is always a good option. 

According to a survey by, here are some of the top V-Day trends:

Men’s least favorite gifts to recieve

  • Underwear
  • A bottle of alcohol
  • Flowers

Women’s least favorite gifts to recieve

  • A bottle of alcohol
  • Lingerie
  • Gift Card

Where to spend Valentine's Day

  • At home: 47%
  • Dinner at a restaurant: 36%
  • Night on the town: 8%
  • At the movies: 5%
  • Recreational activity (bowling, mini-golf): 4%

Top Valentine’s gifts in Texas

  1. Flower Bouquet
  2. Roses
  3. Pedicure
  4. Yeti Cooler
  5. Chocolate

Valentine's Day spending

The survey found that, compared to last year, consumers are spending about 2% less on Valentine’s Day in 2018.

  • Average spending 2018: $55
  • Male spending: $63
  • Female Spending: $46