So you’ve put your heart and soul into creating an amazing Valentine’s Day email that you know your subscribers are going to love. The last thing you’ll want after you hit the send button is for the email campaign to hardly be opened.
Not only will your subscribers miss out on the hard work you’ve put into your email design, but you’ll also miss out on a slice of Valentine’s Day sales.
And when there was over $20 billion in sales last year in the United States alone, you’ll want your Valentine’s Day email campaign to achieve the greatest open rate possible.
So how do you do this?
Well nearly half of your subscribers open emails based on subject lines, making it one of the most important factors in determining your open rate.
Thankfully writing better subject lines is something that’s incredibly easy to do.
But whether you’ve left your Valentine’s Day campaign to the last minute, or just don’t have the time to brush up on improving your subject lines, we’ve created a list of Valentine’s Day subject lines that you can use.
Whether you simply copy and paste one of these, or you use them as inspiration for your own, they’re sure to improve your number of opens.
General Valentine’s Day subject lines
- Will You Be Our Valentine?
- An Early Treat for Valentine’s Day
- Plenty of Gifts to Show Your Love
- Gifts They’ll Fall In Love With
- Be Mine! Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Is Out Now
- In Celebration of Love
- Don’t Forget Another Valentine’s Day
- Something special for your Valentine’s
- Your Valentine’s Day Gift Is Inside
- Why we love our customers
- Happy Valentine’s Day! xoxo
- Better Than Roses and Chocolates
- Treat Your Sweetheart
- Show Your Love With These Gifts
- 1 for You, 1 for Your Valentine
- Looking for the Perfect Valentine’s Gift for Him?
- Happy Galentine’s Day
- A Valentine’s Treat
- I Choo-Choo-Choose You – Valentine’s Day Sale
- Ditch the Chocolates and up your Valentine’s Game
- The Anti-Valentine’s Day List Is Here
- Gifts That’ll Make Them Fall In Love
- Feel the love this Valentine’s
- In Celebration of All The Singles Out There
- Gift Ideas for your Sweetheart on Valentine’s Day
Examples mention sales
- Nothing Says Love Like Our February Sale
- Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, All Items are 10% off, Just for You
- Valentine’s Day Sale: 20% Off Store Wide
- How Much Do We Love Our Customers? 30% Off! That’s How Much
- Not Your Usual Valentine’s Day Sale
- You’ll L-O-V-E This Sale
- Valentine’s Day Sale On Now Thru Feb 14!
- 20% Off. Order Your Valentine’s Day Gifts Now
- Up to 20% all February
- You’ll want to check out this Valentine’s sale…
- Fall In Love with 30% Off
Subject lines with Emojis
- Happy Valentine’s Day 🥰
- Get Ready for Valentine’s Day 🍫🌹
- Valentine’s Day Is Right Around The Corner ❤️
- Cupid’s Calling 💘
- Valentine’s Isn’t Complete Without Jewelry 💍
- Valentine’s Day Is Almost Here 💖
- New Clothing Just For Valentine’s Day 👗👠
- Our Valentine’s Day Shop Is Open 💝
- Make This Valentine’s Dinner Special 🥘
- Don’t Forget To Treat Your Furry Valentine 🐶🐱
- Don’t Go Breaking Hearts 💔
- Love Free Shipping? Order Before Valentine’s Day 🚢❤️
- Sweets for your Sweetheart 🍫
- ❤️ is buy one get one free
- Celebrate Valentine’s In Style 🥂
Examples mentioning free shipping
- Last Chance For Free Shipping In Time For Valentine’s Day
- Free Shipping Until February 14
- Get Your Valentine’s Day Gifts Shipped Free
- Free Shipping! Happy Valentine’s Day!
- What’s better than chocolates and roses? Free shipping!
- Cupid Made Us Do It: Free Shipping For Everyone!
- Free Shipping for Valentine’s Day Ends Tonight
- You Haven’t Left Valentine’s Too Late: Free Express Shipping!
- Get the perfect Valentine’s Gift with Free Shipping
Last minute subject lines
- Need a Last Minute Gift for Valentine’s Day?
- Cupid’s Last Call
- Final Day for Delivery by Valentine’s Day
- Last Minute Gift Ideas for your Valentine’s
- Hurry! Tomorrow Is Valentine’s Day
- You’re Running Out Of Valen-TIME
- Don’t Forget Another Valentine’s Day
- Get These Valentine’s Day Deals Before Time Runs Out
- Valentine’s Day Is In 2 Days! Shop Now!
- Did You Forget? Today is Valentine’s Day!
- There’s Still Time To Get That Special Valentine’s Gift
- Don’t Forget About Your Valentine
- Psst… Today Is Valentine’s Day
- Cupid won’t be around for much longer
- Need A Last Minute Valentine’s Gift?
Next steps for your Valentine’s Day email marketing
If you’ve now got too many subject line ideas to pick from, why not A/B test a couple of different ones? We’ve written a handy guide to A/B testing subject lines that you might be interested in checking out next.
Obviously if you haven’t started designing your Valentine’s Day email yet, then you better get to it!