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    1. Small red-velvet heart with assorted chocolate truffles, $9.50, at Varsano's Chocolates (172 W 4th St at Jones St; 212-352-1171 varsanos.com)

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    2. Chocolate-dipped marshmallow lollipop, $3.50, at Varsano's Chocolates (172 W 4th St at Jones St; 212-352-1171 varsanos.com)

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    3. Madelaine Chocolates I LOVE YOU box, $5, at Dewey's Candy (141 Front St between Jay and Pearl Sts, Dumbo, Brooklyn; 718-422-1333 deweyscandy.com)

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    4. Madelaine Chocolates chocolate double-heart box, $5, at Dewey's Candy (141 Front St between Jay and Pearl Sts, Dumbo, Brooklyn; 718-422-1333 deweyscandy.com)

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    5. Madelaine Chocolates heart and lips lollipops, $1.25 each, at Dewey's Candy (141 Front St between Jay and Pearl Sts, Dumbo, Brooklyn; 718-422-1333 deweyscandy.com)

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    6. Madelaine Chocolates individual chocolate pieces, $10.99 per pound, at Dewey's Candy (141 Front St between Jay and Pearl Sts, Dumbo, Brooklyn; 718-422-1333 deweyscandy.com)

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    7. Box of four heart-shaped s'mores, $20, at One Girl Cookies (68 Dean St between Court and Smith Sts, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn; 212-675-4996, onegirlcookies.com)

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    8. Hand-molded dark-chocolate box filled with artisanal chocolates and a red card with a message of your choice, $50, at Bespoke Chocolates (6 Extra Pl off E 1st St between Bowery and Second Ave; 212-260-7103, bespokechocolates.com)

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    9. Box of chocolate hearts (two dark chocolate filled with 72% Venezuelan dark chocolate ganache; two milk chocolate, filled with spicy caramel), $9, at Bond Street Chocolate (63 E 4th St between Bowery and Second Ave; 212-677-5103, bondstchocolate.com)

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    10. Solid patterned heart, available in white, milk and dark chocolate; $10; at Bond Street Chocolate (63 E 4th St between Bowery and Second Ave; 212-677-5103, bondstchocolate.com)

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    11. Lips lollipop, $10, at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    12. Double-sided heart lollipop, $8, at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    13. I Love You candy mix; bag $5, small jar $14.50, large jar $25; at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    14. Raspberry heart lollipops; small $4, medium $7, large $15 each; at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    15. Cherry heart lollipops; small $4, medium $7, large $15 each at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    16. Heart candy mix; bag $5, small jar $14.50, large jar $25; at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    17. Passion-fruit heart lollipop; small $4, medium $7, large $15; at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts; 212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    18. Heart ring pop, $10, at Papabubble (380 Broome St between Mott and Mulberry Sts (212-966-2599, papabubbleny.com)

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    19. Valentine's Day Crack Pie, $44, at Momofuku Milk Bar (207 Second Ave at 13th St * 15 W 56th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves * 212-777-7773, momofuku.com)

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    20. Box of assorted cake truffles, $36, at Momofuku Milk Bar (207 Second Ave at 13th St * 15 W 56th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves * 212-777-7773, momofuku.com)

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    21. Heart-shaped miso-chocolate brownies, ten for $32, at Kyotofu (705 Ninth Ave between 48th and 49th Sts; 212-974-6012, kyotofu-nyc.com)

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    22. Valentine's Day shortbread cookies, 32 cookies for $25, at Kyotofu (705 Ninth Ave between 48th and 49th Sts; 212-974-6012, kyotofu-nyc.com)

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    23. Valentine's Day Nama chocolates gift box, set of 12 for $36, at Kyotofu (705 Ninth Ave between 48th and 49th Sts; 212-974-6012, kyotofu-nyc.com)

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    24. Love Me/Loves Me Not bonbons, five for $11.50, at Max Brenner (841 Broadway between 13th and 14th Sts; 212-388-0030, maxbrenner.com)

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    25. Love bonbons, nine pieces for $12.50, at Max Brenner (841 Broadway between 13th and 14th Sts; 212-388-0030, maxbrenner.com)

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    26. Max's Favorite I Love You milk-chocolate cubes filled with Colombian espresso praline cream, approximately 12 pieces for $6.50, at Max Brenner (841 Broadway between 13th and 14th Sts; 212-388-0030, maxbrenner.com)

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    27. Chocolate gift set with massage oils and truffles, $19.90, at Max Brenner (841 Broadway between 13th and 14th Sts; 212-388-0030, maxbrenner.com)

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    28. Milk and dark-chocolate "pinup bars," $16 each, at Mariebelle (484 Broome St between West Broadway and Wooster St, 212-925-6999 * 656 Sixth Ave at 20th St, 212-359-5522 * mariebelle.com)

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    29. Red Valentine's box, 16 pieces for $46, at Mariebelle (484 Broome St between West Broadway and Wooster St, 212-925-6999 * 656 Sixth Ave at 20th St, 212-359-5522 * mariebelle.com)

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    30. Set of four hot-chocolate tins, including Aztec dark hot chocolate, white chocolate and vanilla bean, milk chocolate and hazelnut, and spicy; $46; at Mariebelle (484 Broome St between West Broadway and Wooster St, 212-925-6999 * 656 Sixth Ave at 20th St, 212-359-5522 * mariebelle.com)

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    31. Sweet Shop USA handmade assorted truffles in heart box adorned with yellow roses, 14 pieces for $40, at Food Emporium (locations throughout the city; visit thefoodemporium.com for more information)

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    32. Sweet Shop USA handmade silver-buckle heart box, six pieces for $20, at Food Emporium (locations throughout the city; visit thefoodemporium.com for more information)

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    33. Sweet Shop USA handmade red-vine heart box, 14 pieces for $35, at Food Emporium (locations throughout the city; visit thefoodemporium.com for more information)

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    34. Fat Witch brownies, 12 for $36, at Chelsea Market Baskets (75 Ninth Ave between 15th and 16th Sts; 888-727-7887, chelseamarketbaskets.com)

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    35. Cocomira toffee tin assortment, $49, at Chelsea Market Baskets (75 Ninth Ave between 15th and 16th Sts; 888-727-7887, chelseamarketbaskets.com)

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    36. Say It with a Love Penguin heart-shaped chocolate box with dark-and-white-chocolate penguin inside, $24, at Martine's Chocolates (400 E 82nd St at First Ave, 212-744-6289 * Bloomingdale's, 1000 Third Ave between 59th and 60th Sts, sixth floor; 212-705-2347 * martineschocolates.com)

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    37. Small solid hearts with choice of hand written message, $10.50 each at Martine's Chocolates (400 E 82nd St at First Ave, 212-744-6289 * Bloomingdale's, 1000 Third Ave between 59th and 60th Sts, sixth floor; 212-705-2347 * martineschocolates.com)

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    38. I Love You gift box, 30 pieces for $52 at Martine's Chocolates (400 E 82nd St at First Ave, 212-744-6289 * Bloomingdale's, 1000 Third Ave between 59th and 60th Sts, sixth floor; 212-705-2347 * martineschocolates.com)

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    39. Exotic truffle heart collection, 16 pieces for $43, at Vosges Chocolates (1100 Madison Ave between 82nd and 83rd Sts; 212-717-2929 vosgeschocolate.com)

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    40. Flaming Hearts, Barcelona and cherry rooibos solid chocolate; $8 each, three for $21; at Vosges Chocolates (1100 Madison Ave between 82nd and 83rd Sts; 212-717-2929 vosgeschocolate.com)

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    41. Unconditional Love white chocolate gift box; five pieces for $15, 12 pieces for $40, 24 pieces for $65; at Chocolat Moderne (27 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-229-4797, chocolatmoderne.com)

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    42. Cupid's Quiver three-piece chocolate set (one passion fruit and cardamom caramel, one dark-raspberry ganache, and one sea-salted Illy espresso and dark chocolate caramel); $10; at Chocolat Moderne (27 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-229-4797, chocolatmoderne.com)

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    43. For Her assorted chocolate gift box, including rosewater caramel and Tasmanian honey; $69; at Chocolat Moderne (27 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-229-4797, chocolatmoderne.com)

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    44. For Him assorted chocolate gift box, $69; at Chocolat Moderne (27 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-229-4797, chocolatmoderne.com)

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    45. Mysteries of Love hand-painted chocolate hearts filled with passion fruit and cardamom caramel, sea-salted Illy espresso and dark-chocolate caramel, Poire Williams Pear and Eau de Vie caramel, 72% Venezuelan ganache, smoky single-malt Scotch with 72% Venezuelan ganache, or raspberries with 64% Madagascan ganache; five pieces for $15, 12 pieces for $35, 24 pieces for $60; at Chocolat Moderne (27 W 20th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-229-4797, chocolatmoderne.com)

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    46. Sweetheart Basket filled with chocolate- and vanilla-cookie hearts, liqueur-infused bittersweet truffles and chocolate almond bark; $32; at Black Hound New York (170 Second Ave between 10th and 11th Sts; 212-979-9505, blackhoundny.com)

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    47. Milk-chocolate truffles in a beribboned heart-shaped wood box, $26, at Black Hound New York (170 Second Ave between 10th and 11th Sts; 212-979-9505, blackhoundny.com)

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    48. Valentine's Day cakes decorated with marzipan hearts, $7.50 each, at Black Hound New York (170 Second Ave between 10th and 11th Sts; 212-979-9505, blackhoundny.com)

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    49. Dark-Belgian-chocolate-covered pretzels with pink sprinkles, half pound for $15, at Mansoura Pastries (515 Kings Hwy between 2nd and 3rd Sts, Midwood, Brooklyn; 718-645-7977, mansoura.com)

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    50. Dark-Belgian-chocolate-covered marzipan hearts, half pound for $15, at Mansoura Pastries (515 Kings Hwy between 2nd and 3rd Sts, Midwood, Brooklyn; 718-645-7977, mansoura.com)

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    Ginger truffles with Pop Rocks packaged in a red Kelly bag, 14 pieces for $25, at Francois Chocolate Bar (1 W 58th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-986-9241, fcchocolatebar.com)

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    52. Heart-shaped vanilla berry cake with vanilla bavarois, fresh vanilla bean mascarpone and a homemade raspberry rose-water marmalade; $38; at Francois Chocolate Bar (1 W 58th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-986-9241, fcchocolatebar.com)

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    53. Heart-shaped tout chocolat cake, a flourless chocolate cake topped with chocolate cremeux, feuilletine au grue de cacao and chocolate glaage made with TCHO chocolate; $38; at Francois Chocolate Bar (1 W 58th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-986-9241, fcchocolatebar.com)

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    54. Heart of ganache valentine box; six pieces for $24, ten pieces for $35, 20 pieces for $68; at La Maison du Chocolat (1018 Madison Ave between 78th and 79th Sts, 800-988-5632 * 30 Rockefeller Center between Fifth and Sixth Aves, 800-740-5632 * 63 Wall St between Hanover and Pearl Sts, 866-941-5632 * lamaisonduchocolat.com)

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    55. Roni's Roses truffles in Red Rose (dark-chocolate ganache with edible roses); two pieces for $6, six pieces for $18, 12 pieces for $30 (a percentage of sales on a dozen goes to the Coalition Against Domestic Violence); at Roni-Sue's Chocolate (Essex Street Market, 120 Essex St at Delancey St, stall 11/12; 212-260-0421, roni-sue.com)

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    56. Roni's Roses truffles in White Rose (white-chocolate ganache with edible roses); two pieces for $6, six pieces for $18, 12 pieces for $30 (a percentage of sales on a dozen goes to the Coalition Against Domestic Violence); at Roni-Sue's Chocolate (Essex Street Market, 120 Essex St at Delancey St, stall 11/12; 212-260-0421, roni-sue.com)

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    57. "Sack O' Suds" Brew Lover's combo (six pieces of chocolate-dipped beer and pretzel caramels made with Brooklyn Brewery beer, a bag of BeerCorn [caramelized beer and pretzel nuggets] and four Martin's pretzels); $22; at Roni-Sue's Chocolate (Essex Street Market, 120 Essex St at Delancey St, stall 11/12; 212-260-0421, roni-sue.com)

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    58. Homemade hand-dipped cordial cherries, box of 24 for $16, at Schmidt's Confectionery (94-15 Jamaica Ave between 94th and 96th Sts, Woodhaven, Queens; 718-846-9326, schmidtscandystore.blogspot.com)

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    59. Giant cherry heart lollipop, $35, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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    60. Box of 12 chocolate roses, $60, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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    61. Romantic fortune cookies, $25 each, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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    62. Strawberry and champagne dark-chocolate It bar, $5, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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    Milk chocolate I LOVE U, $22, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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     Milk-chocolate xs an os, $22, at Dylan's Candy Bar (1011 Third Ave at 60th St; 646-735-0078, dylanscandybar.com)

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    Personalized Hershey's Milk Chocolate Bar with customized message (photo and message can also be posted on the LED screen outside the store on Broadway), $9.95, at Hershey's Times Square (1593 Broadway at 48th St; 212-581-9100, hersheys.com)

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    66. Solid three-pound milk-chocolate heart, $19.95, at Hershey's Times Square (1593 Broadway at 48th St; 212-581-9100, hersheys.com)

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    67. Large solid foil Be My Valentine hearts in milk, dark and white chocolate, $6.75 each, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    68. Box of two chocolate hearts, $3.25, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    69. Large champagne bottle in milk or dark chocolate with a white-chocolate-coated top, $35, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    70. Chocolate champagne bottle set in a chocolate ice bucket with white-chocolate diamond ice cubes, $50, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    71. Picasso Heart filled with milk- and dark-chocolate foil hearts, $9, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    72. Picasso Heart filled with milk-chocolate foil hearts, $9, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    73. Small solid chocolate hearts in milk, dark and white chocolate; $1 each; at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    74. Small solid foil To My Valentine heart in milk, dark and white chocolate, $3.50 each, at Li-Lac Chocolates (40 Eighth Ave at Jane St; 212-924-2280, li-lacchocolates.com)

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    75. Chocolate crispy hearts, pouch of ten for $7.50, at Lily O'Brien's Chocolate Caf (36 W 40th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-575-0631, lilyscafenyc.com)

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    76. Floral gift-wrapped crme brle collection, an assortment of 14 crme brle candies for $12.50, at Lily O'Brien's Chocolate Caf (36 W 40th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves; 212-575-0631, lilyscafenyc.com)

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    77. Heart-shaped sugar cookies with fondant decoration, $4 each, at Baked (359 Van Brunt St between Dikeman and Wolcott Sts, Red Hook, Brooklyn; 718-222-0345, bakednyc.com)

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    78. Heart-shaped linzer cookies, $4 each at Baked (359 Van Brunt St between Dikeman and Wolcott Sts, Red Hook, Brooklyn; 718-222-0345, bakednyc.com)

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    79. Line Drawing heart, a solid dark-chocolate base topped with pink-tinted white chocolate, $18, at Christopher Norman Chocolates (60 New St between Beaver St and Exchange Pl; 212-402-1243, christophernormanchocolates.com)

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    80. Pav Hearts; four pieces for $16, 12 pieces for $45; at Christopher Norman Chocolates (60 New St between Beaver St and Exchange Pl; 212-402-1243, christophernormanchocolates.com)

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    81. Tiger-printed heart box; 42 pieces for $78; at Christopher Norman Chocolates (60 New St between Beaver St and Exchange Pl; 212-402-1243, christophernormanchocolates.com)

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    82. Chocolate Valentine's Day cake, $10, at Dessert Club ChikaLicious (204 E 10th St between First and Second Ave; 212-475-0929, dessertclubchikalicious.com)

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    83. Strawberry shortcake Valentine's Day cake, $10, at Dessert Club ChikaLicious (204 E 10th St between First and Second Ave; 212-475-0929, dessertclubchikalicious.com)

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    84. Heart-shaped macarons in rose or strawberry, $2 each, at Dessert Club ChikaLicious (204 E 10th St between First and Second Ave; 212-475-0929, dessertclubchikalicious.com)

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    85. Valentine's Day chocolate-heart lollipop, $6, at Godiva (locations throughout the city; visit godiva.com for more information)

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    86. Gems sweetheart-message milk- and dark-chocolate truffles (wrapped with Valentine's messages), 32 pieces for $18, at Godiva (locations throughout the city; visit godiva.com for more information)

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    87. Cherry cordials (whole cherries steeped in liquid fondant then dipped in dark chocolate), six pieces for $10, at Godiva (locations throughout the city; visit godiva.com for more information)

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    88. Dark-chocolate-covered red marzipan hearts, $6.95 each plus shipping, at Elk Candy Company (elkcandy.com)

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    89. Fox's Fabulously box of chocolate and cream-filled biscuits; $24.95; at Myers of Keswick (634 Hudson St between Horatio and Jane Sts; 212-691-4194, myersofkeswick.com)

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    90. Thornton's premium collection (truffles, pralines and mousses covered in milk, dark and white chocolate); 36 pieces for $19.95; at Myers of Keswick (634 Hudson St between Horatio and Jane Sts; 212-691-4194, myersofkeswick.com)

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    91. Love struck chocolate lollipops, three for $26.99; at Martine's Chocolates (400 E 82nd St at First Ave, 212-744-6289 * Bloomingdale's, 1000 Third Ave between 59th and 60th Sts, sixth floor; 212-705-2347 * martineschocolates.com)

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    92. Boite valentine pink-striped Valentine's Day box with traditional dark-chocolate truffles, $39, at Chocolat Michel Cluizel (584 Fifth Ave between 47th and 48th Sts; 646-415-9126, chocolatemichelcluizel.com)

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    93. Passionnment Chocolat box of dark ganache and milk praline bonbons, eight pieces for $14, at Chocolat Michel Cluizel (584 Fifth Ave between 47th and 48th Sts; 646-415-9126, chocolatemichelcluizel.com)

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    94. Frosted Valentine's Day cookies, $3 each, at Tribeca Treats (94 Reade St between Church St and West Broadway; 212-571-0500, tribecatreats.com)

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    95. Hugs-and-Kisses cupcake box, $9.50, at Tribeca Treats (94 Reade St between Church St and West Broadway; 212-571-0500, tribecatreats.com)

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    96. I Love You chocolate puzzles, $10, at Jacques Torres (350 Hudson St at King St, 212-414-2462 * 66 Water St between Dock and Main Sts, 212-414-2462 * 285 Amsterdam Ave between 73rd and 74th Sts, 212-414-2462 * mrchocolate.com)

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    97. Victorian cupid heart with assorted chocolate, $15, at Varsano's Chocolates (172 W 4th St at Jones St; 212-352-1171, varsanos.com)

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    98. Hugs-and-Kisses heart with assorted chocolate, $15, at Varsano's Chocolates (172 W 4th St at Jones St; 212-352-1171, varsanos.com)

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    99. "Love Stack" of single-origin dark-chocolate tablettes (chocolate bars made with beans from different cocoa-producing countries); $9.95 each, four for $38.50; at Martine's Chocolates (400 E 82nd St at 1st Ave, 212-744-6289 * Bloomingdale's, 1000 Third Ave between 59th and 60th Sts, sixth floor; 212-705-2347 * martineschocolates.com)

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    100. Limited-edition gift basket with a bottle of Paumanok 2007 merlot, orchids, VitiVini wine game, Vosges mini exotic-candy-bar library, Venchi Puro Cioccolato extra fondente bar, Mariebelle Aztec hot-chocolate set, Pacari Andean blueberry bar, Gnosis Aphrodisia bar, 2 Chicks with Chocolate Valentine's collection, a Xocolatti four-piece truffle box, Gotta Eat Sweets Valentine's box and a pass for two to tango at Dance Manhattan Studios; without dance pass $295, with dance pass $335; at the Chocolate Library (111 St. Marks Pl between First Ave and Ave A; 212-995-5001, chocolatelib.com)

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1. Small red-velvet heart with assorted chocolate truffles, $9.50, at Varsano's Chocolates (172 W 4th St at Jones St; 212-352-1171 varsanos.com)

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