Buying a home is one of the most stressful things I have ever done in my life. The endless paperwork, renovations, physical labor and million things that go wrong are enough to drive a person mad. One of the last things on my mind when moving into my new place was buying extra nice-to-haves to make it feel like home. So I was incredibly thankful when friends and family brought me thoughtful housewarming gifts that gave my home life.
And while showing up to your friend’s new home with wine or cookies is always a nice gift, sometimes you want to give something a little extra special — something that will make the person think of you every time they look at the it. These housewarming gifts are fun, beautiful, and functional (you may even want to buy them for yourself!) and will be sure to make you everyone’s favorite guest.
Homesick Scented Candle
Welcome your friend to a new state or remind them of where they came from with these state-pride candles. Each state has a unique smell that conjures up feelings of home.
From cutting to serving, this multi-purpose, monogrammed cheeseboard is a must-have for any new home. Crafted from walnut, it’s elegant, sturdy and perfect for all the entertaining that’s to come.
Owning a home can be stressful, that’s why there’s wine. This electric corkscrew will remove wine corks in seconds and also looks super cool on display.
Larry the Llama Doormat
For your funky friends, this llama doormat is the perfect housewarming gift — it’ll make them smile every time they open the door.
Bedside Smartphone Vase
Give the gift of flowers and a phone charger all in one. This beautiful vase is the perfect bedside companion in a new home.
Succulent Living Wall Planter
Plants are the perfect housewarming gift, but many times leave the new owner with one more task they need to worry about. But with low-maintenance succulents, the work of maintaining beautiful greenery is almost zero. This beautiful plant can be hung from a wall or used as an eye-catching centerpiece.
The Bagel Stand
Do the new homeowners love brunch noshing? Then this is the gift for them! Doughy bagels get beautifully showcased with this fun serving board–don’t forget the cream cheese!
Tiled Margot Monogrammed Coaster
Give the gift of keeping drink rings off new furniture with these retro, monogrammed coasters.
500 Hidden Secrets of New York
New coffee tables call for new coffee table books. This eye-catching book showcases the best-kept secrets of one of the greatest cities in the world.
Gilded Rim Stemless Glass
A new home calls for cheers-ing and that’s exactly what these beautiful glasses are meant to do. Made out of glass and 24K gold, these are the perfect addition to the new home bar.
Echo Smart Speak with Alexa
Alexa, find me a handyman. Every new home needs a fun way to easily ask questions, play music, get the weather, hear the news, and more.
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