4. Hot on the scent. A new, bedroom-only perfume will elevate your partners senses and hint at something new to experience. Our expert suggests hints of saffron, tuberose, and jasmine to spice things up. Try Fredéric Malle's
Carnal Flower, available for $200 at Barneys.
5. Get the message. If you're the shy type, Brynne suggests being brave with a sexy message left for your lover in the perfect place. Have a note or even one word embroidered on a special pillow for Valentine's Day and beyond. For help creating your message, go straight to Jolie Maison, 643 Central Avenue,
Highland Park, IL 60035; 847-433-4555