What to Get Your Crush for Valentine's Day in Middle School (It's Affordable)

by Michelle Devani

School crush is always unforgettable, especially when you’re in middle school. You’re in transition from kids to teenagers and it’s when you start to know love. At first, you feel unfamiliar with the butterflies on your stomach, for realizing later that blushing every time you cross path with each other is a newly felt blushing.

And when Valentine ’s Day come, you think hard about what to get them. Exactly, what to get your crush for Valentine’s Day in middle school? As you might never experience such things, it’s a big chance that you have no idea.

Don’t worry, the list below can be a big inspiration for you.

  1. Candy and Flowers

It’s classic, but it’s never go out of style. Candies and flowers are like a starter package for someone who is just having their first crush. Also, it’s very affordable for middle schoolers. But you should note that it’s important to find they favorite kind of candies and flowers that your crush like. Also read How to Know If A Girl Likes You in Middle School 6th Grade

To make the most perfect gift, make sure you get the one they like. Fitting it in to your budget is also important.

  1. A Cute Teddy Bear

Who can get enough of teddy bear? Regardless you’re a boy or a girl, giving teddy bear really worth it. The price range is also wide, according to your budget with various size that can be matched to your preference. Don’t forget to customize the bear so it resembles your crush.

For example if he likes basketball, give it a basketball uniform and headband. And is she likes flowers, give a lot of flowery accessories attached to the doll.

  1. A Disc Full of Songs

Back in the day, mix tape was highly popular. Boys and girls exchanged tape as a gift to each other. And it’s not just a tape. It contains your crush’s favorite songs, number of meaningful songs for both of you, or songs that tell your feeling. Also read How to Get a Boyfriend in Middle School in One Day

  1. Handmade Scrapbook

Okay this one is very easy. You can give it as a gift if you don’t have any idea what to get your crush for Valentine’s Day in middle school. Make a handmade scrapbook out of their photos or the picture of both of you would be better if you have them.

As it’s a handmade, the gift surely more meaningful for your crush. You can summarized your first meeting to the day you finally like them.

  1. Night Lamp

Be a light to their dark night, literally. While it’s impossible for you to stop by their house every night and enlighten their dark room, you can assign a cutie night lamp for their companion. A night lamp can be a perfect gift if you think that candies and flowers are way too mainstream. Also read How to Get a Boyfriend in Middle School If You're Shy

It’s a neon light, glow in the dark with various shape. Very stylish and affordable. But remember if you can’t afford it, there are still many other stuff to give.

  1. Homemade Chocolate

Roses and chocolates are like soulmate in Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day is not a Valentine’s Day if there is no roses and chocolate. Make it more meaningful by giving your crush your own homemade chocolate. Giving them a box of chocolate spelled I LIKE YOU or their name would be great.

  1. Love Letter!

What’s more classic that flowers and candies? It’s a love letter. Never think that just because today is all about smartphones, a love letter is meaningless. In fact, you can pour all of your heart and soul to it. Also read Ways to Get Any Girl You Want in Middle School

Teenagers nowadays never know how does it feel to slip your love letter into your crush’s bag secretly. You have to try it.

  1. Hairpin

Your crush is on the girly side? What about giving her a hairpin? It must be really cute when she wears it on her hair. Also, means that she might be having a special feeling fro you. It’s a gift that can last for a long time.

  1. A Cool Cap

Another thing you can get your crush as a gift: a baseball cap. Every boy will love that and they definitely wear it all the time. Also read Ways to Get a Boy to Like You in Middle School

How to Find a Perfect Gift for Your Crush

If you still don’t know what to get your crush as a meaningful gift, here are the step you could follow:

  • Find Out What They Like

The first step to get the most perfect gift to your crush is to find out what you like. Their favorite foods, the stuff they want, and what could make them happy. You can ask their friends around or find out from themselves through chat.

  • Make Sure It Delivers Your Feeling to Them

Well, you have a crush on them so whatever you want to give them, make sure it delivers your feeling perfectly. For example, you give them chocolate and roses. Those two things are not given out of nothing so your crush would likely find out that you like them.

  • Consider the Price

This is the most important thing. If you are still a middle schooler, means you’re still on your parents’ support. Don’t buy too expensive gift since. You have to buy something you can afford, but still meaningful.

  • Wrap the Gift with a Cool Package

First impression is everything, including when it comes to gift. A good gift won’t be so good anymore if it’s wrapped poorly. And an affordable gift looks special if it’s wrapped prettily.

Finding out what to get your CRUSH FOR Valentine’s Day in middle school is fun. If it’s your first time, you’ll find yourself having a hard time to decide which gift to give them. Whatever it is, make sure you’re not trying to hard. You should buy a gift that fit in with your budget.

Hey, you’re still in high school anyway. There would be many gifts you should give later.

Michelle Devani
My name is Michelle Devani, and I've been helping people with their relationships since 2003. In 2017 I decided it was about time I started a blog on the topic, and since then more than 2 million people worldwide have read my relationship advice. Drop me a comment below to let me know what you think.