Trying to find meaningful holiday gifts can be a challenge, especially if you have a long list. Fortunately, home and decor gifts are usually an easy bet. After all, items like art, serving pieces, sheets, and towels are something you can give just about anyone to elevate the everyday.
Whether you need to purchase something special for a spouse, friend, home chef, or coworker, here are 21 unique holiday gifts for the home.
You shouldn’t buy liquor for the bottle, but Mujen’s gorgeous bottles make it impossible not to. The favorite drink of Andy Cohen (it’s what’s in the shot-ski on Watch What Happens), this zero carb, sugar, and gluten liquor has a smooth but light taste. It’s also all of the fun and none of the hangover.
Mujen is a type of shochu, which is the number one spirit in Japan. This is an ideal gift for just about anyone on your list, from Bravo fans to bosses. Choose from Ai Light (which is smooth and lower in alcohol), Original (a delicious mixer), or X (a ten-year aged reserve).
‘Park Ave, Please!’ Art Print
Artist Natasha Joseph is known for her gorgeous illustrations and Park Ave, Please! is no exception. It makes a great gift for anyone on your list who loves art or New York City. It brightens any room in the home but especially glam rooms and offices. Each image is printed on fade-resistant nineteen Savoy Cotton archival paper. In addition to being available as a print in multiple sizes, notecards are also available.
ArtSugar Luxury Travel Chess And Checkers Set
Play fabulous games, win fabulous prizes. This chess and checkers set, which is available in pink and blue from ArtSugar is designed to bring style anywhere. It’s a wonderful gift for those equally obsessed with game night and design.
State Cashmere The Solid Fringe Throw Blanket
There isn’t one person on your list who doesn’t need some extra cashmere in their life. This stylish yet simple cashmere blanket from State Cashmere is a generous 60 x 50 inches, ideal for wrapping up while roasting chestnuts on an open fire. The only problem is choosing a color because there are so many wonderful options including Ivory, Burgundy, Camel, and Navy.
Not Just Co. Stock My Pantry, Please! Pack
Looking for a useful gift for a foodie or someone who recently moved into a new home? The Stock My Pantry, Please! Pack is an easy choice. This elevated line of pantry staples has lots of delicious sauces and dressings to instantly and conveniently improve any dish. Each box includes one of everything the brand makes including Lemon Miso Not Just Salad Dressing, Creamy Basil Not Just Pasta Sauce, Tomato Not Just Pesto and Coconut Sugar Not Just Caramel.
Our Place Always Pan
The Our Place Always Pan is the perfect gift for home chefs, the person who just moved into their first apartment, or that friend that recently renovated their kitchen. It is available in many colors including Spice (a warm coral shade), Blue Salt, and Sage. This beautifully-designed set replaces a frying pan, saute pan, steamer, skillet, saucier, saucepan, nonstick pan, spatula, and spoon rest. Upgrade this gift with coordinating tableware and serving pieces.
Crow Canyon Lasagne Pan
Need a present for a mom, in-law, or anyone who likes a vintage aesthetic? They’ll love the Crow Canyon Lasagne Pan. Made for lasagne, fish, casserole, or anything that needs to be baked, the fun splatter design is available in a choice of cheerful hues including red, turquoise, and blue.
Perigold Port 68 Scalamandre Zebra Quatrefoil Pot Plater
Want to purchase something for a plant lover that isn’t a plant? The Port 68 Scalamandre Zebra Quatrefoil Pot Plater from Perigold is the perfect gift. Featuring the legacy brand’s timeless zebra print, this planter holds four six-inch diameter plant containers.
Birch Lane Osya Bamboo Cutting Board
Want to buy someone a board for charcuterie with a little something extra? The Birch Lane Osya Bamboo Cutting Board can be customized with an initial and two lines of text. Bring it to a holiday party or even give it as a corporate gift.
Vivian Howard & Haand Intimate Cocktail Party Collection
However, if you want to purchase an entire set of serving dishes, the Vivian Howard & Haand Intimate Cocktail Party Collection has it all. Available in Buttermilk Pink and Mixed colors, each set has an Oval platter, Appetizer Tray, four Dessert Bowls, four Lenior Share Plates, and four Lenoir Saucers. This is a great gift to give that friend whose always hosting parties.
Venable Moore Confetti Hand Painted Glasses
Say cheers to these whimsical glasses from Venable Moore. Each hand-painted glass features a bright confetti design. This set of four is made to order in the United States of sustainable materials and is ideal for drinking everything from water to cocktails.
Weston Table Mosser Glass Jade Cake Stand
Do you know a baker with traditional taste? Quite simply, there isn’t a better gift than the Mosser Glass Jade Cake Stand from tableware boutique Weston Table. With a vintage vibe, there are several sizes available including six, nine, twelve, and ten-inch stands. It instantly improves any table or dessert presentation.
Gray Malin Bergdorf Goodman Poodle Ornament
Famed photographer and designer Gray Malin has officially made the perfect gift for New Yorkers and dog lovers alike. This Bergdorf Goodman Poodle Ornament just adds charm to any tree. This hand-blown and hand-painted piece was inspired by Malin’s series Dogs Of New York City.
Boll and Branch Signature Hemmed Sheet Set
Need a thoughtful gift for someone who could use some extra sleep? The Boll and Branch Signature Hemmed Sheet Set is as soft as it gets. Made from long-staple organic cotton, it’s available in every bed size from Twin and Twin XL (hello college dorm luxury) to King and Split King. Many colors are available including a gorgeous limited edition Spruce, Stone, and Pewter. Still, it’s impossible to go wrong with classic white.
Chefanie Baseball Cocktail Napkins
Don’t strike out on a gift for a baseball fan this year. These cocktail napkins from Chefanie couldn’t look cuter on a bar cart or coffee table. This set includes four embroidered linen napkins—a true home run.
Ink and Porcelain Wavy Tray
Searching for a handmade gift for a true design lover? Here it is. The Ink and Porcelain Wavy Tray is a gift someone isn’t likely to buy for themselves. Made of cement by Cameron Busch, founder of Hello Homebody, it looks chic on top of a coffee table, or bookshelf.
Lafco Woodland Spruce Candle
Everyone likes holiday candles, especially Lafco’s beautifully-designed Woodland Spruce candle. Made with notes of palo santo wood, evergreen spruce, fir balsam and juniper berries, it smells like winter, but more luxurious.
Cozy Earth Waffle Bath Bundle
Who needs new towels? Probably every single person on your list. Cozy Earth, which is best known for super comfortable pajamas and sheets, also has a soft towel bundle. With a cool, modern design, this bundle includes two Waffle bath towels, two Waffle hand towels, and four waffle Wash clothes. Choose from black, white, or light grey towels. Larger and custom bundles are also available.
Dollar Shave Club Razor Stand
Looking for a somewhat decorative and incredibly useful gift for men? The Dollar Shave Club Razor Stand checks both those boxes. Made of metal die-cast alloy and with a non-slip base, it helps keep razors dry and prevents rusting in style. It also means there won’t be a used razor living on the edge of the sink. Don’t forget to include all of the brand’s great accouterments.
Katie Kime March And Dot Tea Towel Set
There isn’t one home that doesn’t need an extra set of tea towels. This delightful tea towel set from Katie Kime includes two towels, a classic Nutracker print, and a red dot print. These are great for the kitchen or even the bathroom to bring a little dose of Christmas cheer. Giving a gift to someone who doesn’t celebrate Christmas? Katie Kime has lots of different prints in a range of themes.
Wild One Bowl Kit
Don’t forget the most important member of the family. Wild One makes the cutest bowls in great colors including the limited-edition Spruce, Lilac, Tan, and Black. Best of all they can be customized with up to 26 characters and a choice of ten emojis. Fido and Fifi deserve a nice holiday too.