Best Housewarming Gifts

28 Best Housewarming Gifts You’ll Want To Keep For Yourself

We’ve all been there. Your close friends or family have moved into a new home and you want to get them the PERFECT gift. But, you’re stuck for ideas.

If you’re not sure where to start, follow our lead and take some inspiration from these 28 housewarming gifts that are sure to put a smile on the face of any home-lover. From candles and tablescaping essentials, to coffee subscription boxes and the perfect plant pots - we’ve gathered our pick of unique housewarming gifts they’re bound to love. So go ahead and buy them something special (or maybe keep it for yourself instead - we won’t tell).

Face Embroidery Cushion Cover

1. Face Embroidery Cushion Cover

We love this cushion cover, perfect for sprucing up a bed or sofa with a pop of warm colour, and the perfect addition to a fabulous new apartment.

£29 at Elley Home

Personalised Signpost Print

2. Personalised Signpost Print

Celebrate the places that are special to them with a personalised signpost print. This is the perfect housewarming gift for travellers. And if they're newlyweds, even better. It'll begin their new chapter with a wall full of memories to look back on.

From £25 at Everlong Print Co.

Oliver Bonas Metal Planter and Wood Stand

3. Metal Planter and Wood Stand

They’re gonna need a pot for all their new plants, right? This is the ultimate gift for plant lovers, and a great way to immediately step up their home’s style - even if they’re still surrounded by boxes.

£50 at Oliver Bonas

Natural Soap Bars by Wild Sage + Co

4. Five Natural Soap Bars

In our opinion, the nice soap isn’t just for the guest bathroom. And thankfully, you can now send five stunning soaps through the post in letterbox-friendly packages. They’ll definitely appreciate the gesture when they’re settling in and still stocking up on the essentials.

£14 at Wild Sage

Beards & Daisies Prayer Plant & Pot

5. Prayer Plant & Pot

How could you ever go wrong with some gorgeous greenery? A great housewarming gift for seasoned plant parents and newbies alike, this plant and pot will bring new life to their space - literally.

£25 at Beards & Daisies

Denby Studio Grey Brew Cafetiere

6. Denby Studio Grey Brew Cafetiere

Any coffee enthusiast will love this cafetiere for it’s beautiful design and colour. It’s the kind of thing they might not think to buy for themselves, but they’ll be glad that you did.

£80 at Denby Pottery

DOIY Fixie Pizza Cutter

7. Fixie Pizza Cutter

A design-led pizza cutter may just be the perfect housewarming gift for the aesthetic conscious giftee. Far too cool to hide away in a drawer, this one comes in 6 different colours and doubles as decor to make their space functional and interesting.

£16 at DOIY

Five Perfect Pastel Beeswax Soy Blend Twist Candles

8. Five Perfect Pastel Beeswax Soy Blend Twist Candles

Surprise them with a thoughtful, useful and stylish housewarming gift, and opt for this set of five pretty pastel candles that will take their tablescaping to the next level.

£20 at Retroverse Vintage

Undercover Linus Bed Linen Set

9. Undercover Linus Bed Linen Set

Help them kit out their brand new bed with Undercover Living’s bed linen sets. We promise their faces will light up when they discover their crisp new bedding is not only lightweight with a high thread count - but made from the finest and most sustainable fabrics by a family-owned business in Portugal. What’s not to love

£150 at Undercover

Houseplants & Succulent Prints

10. Houseplants & Succulents Prints

Know a plant lover who’s run out of shelf and floor space? No problem. Gift them this set of houseplants prints and voila! The perfect way to add some more greenery to their indoor jungle. This is a housewarming gift that will be used for years to come - no matter where they live.

From £18 at Everlong Print Co.

Becky Broome Hand Painted Marbled Tumbler Glass Set

11. Hand Painted Marbled Tumbler Glass Set

Gorgeous glassware is a necessity in any home, and we highly rate this hand painted version of the classic tumbler. Get them a set or two to help them dress up their shelves or style their bar cart.

£35 at Becky Broome

Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

12. WONDERBOOM Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

Any die-hard music lover will appreciate this wireless speaker from Ultimate Ears. Completely waterproof, and with up to 10 hours battery life, they can have a dance party in any part of the house they fancy - even the bath.

£90 at Ultimate Ears

Lafant Doormat

13. Lafant Doormat

A sturdy doormat is a must for any new home, and this one from MADE is made from hard wearing material with non-slip backing. We also love the super sleek design, which will look great on any doorstep.

£29 at

Neon Sign by Bag & Bones

14. Neon Sign

Adding great lighting is the easiest way to brighten up a new space. And if you’re feeling generous, a neon sign from Bag & Bones is a gift that will seriously blow them away.

£355 at Bag & Bones

Nespresso Vertuo Next Coffee Machine

15. Nespresso Vertuo Next Coffee Machine

The Nespresso Vertuo is the newest offering from the coffee machine experts. With its classic, sleek silhouette, there’s plenty of room left for them to add some essentials alongside it and begin styling the perfect coffee station.

£100 at John Lewis

New Home Gift Box For Spice Lovers

16. New Home Gift Box For Spice Lovers

Foodies will love experimenting in their new kitchen with these rich and aromatic spices. It’s also a great way to hint that you should be invited round for future dinner parties...

£35 at Spice Pots

The Letteroom Personalised Our House Map Jigsaw

17. Personalised Our House Map Jigsaw

In our opinion, jigsaws are underrated. It’s a great activity for them to do while they wait for the wifi to get up and running - especially as this one is a personalised map of their address. A really thoughtful housewarming gift - especially for a first time homeowner.

£40 at The Letteroom

New Home Letterbox Cookies

18. New Home Letterbox Cookies

A personalised box of letterbox cookies is a unique and tasty way to celebrate a new home. Minimal effort, and the perfect addition to tea time.

£26 at Baked By Steph

Personalised Cocktails Print

19. Personalised Cocktails Print

If they spent their time in lockdown making cocktails at home, this is the perfect gift for them. Personalise it with their names, select their favourite cocktails, and this print will look right at home in their new place.

From £28 at Everlong Print Co.

Scandi Living Rime Wool Throw

20. Rime Wool Throw

Scandi Living’s throws are made from high-quality wool using traditional weaving techniques, meaning they’re guaranteed to keep your giftee warm and cosy all through the winter.

£60 at Nordic Nest

Troy Stoneware Vase

21. Troy Stoneware Vase

No home is complete without some seriously stylish vases, and this unique stoneware vase from Att Pynta is a great way to make any monochrome lover smile. Go the extra mile and buy them some gorgeous dried flowers to match.

£14 at Att Pynta

Wine Caddy Housewarming Gift

22. Wine Caddy

A sleek and simple wine rack will keep their wine looking stylish and organised in the kitchen. It also makes a striking centrepiece when popped in the middle of the table.

£42 at Anthropologie

Bloom & Wild 3 Months Of Seasonal Blooms

23. 3 Months Of Seasonal Blooms

What’s better than fresh flowers to brighten up a new home? Three months of fresh flowers that arrive on your doorstep every month of course! This one makes a great gift for any new home-owner, and goes one step further than the average bouquet buy.

£80 at Bloom & Wild

Bubble Vegan Soy Candle

24. Bubble Vegan Soy Candle

A candle will always go down a treat! And these colourful bubble candles are an easy and playful way to decorate a new home.

£15 at Ajouter Store

Personalised Glass Decanter

25. Personalised Glass Decanter

A personalised decanter is a sure-fire way to make someone smile. Go one step further and get them a tumbler to match. The gift any whiskey-loving friend would be grateful for.

£46 at The Forest & Co

Bean Coffee Subscription

26. Bean Coffee Subscription

A coffee subscription makes a wonderful housewarming present for the espresso-enthusiast in your life. And this one from Bean offers single origin, traceable bean or ground coffee, posted to you in stylish packaging.

£20/mo at Bean Coffee

The White Company Electronic Diffuser

27. Electronic Diffuser

Great smells are one of those things that make a house a home, so treat your loved one to a stylishly presented electronic diffuser that will waft the scent of calming essentials oils throughout the house.

£65 at The White Company

Espresso Martini Print

28. Espresso Martini Print

For a gift they’ll use over and over again, our cocktail prints are equal parts stylish and practical. Choose from 140 different designs, and mix and match their favourite cocktails for the perfect housewarming gift.

From £10 at Everlong Print Co.


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