When friends and loved ones move into a new home or flat it can be tricky to know what gift to get them to mark the occasion. Making sure you get something that goes with everything else, that they don’t have already, where do you even start? Good news, we have done some of the hard work for you! We have put together a list of housewarming present ideas, all from UK based brands that we love.
Making a house a home can be a long process. Buying someone a gift that makes a new home feel more comfy and welcoming is a great option. Adra is a Welsh brand that make, source and sell a range of fantastic ‘home wear’ products. Their colourful Welsh Blanket Print Cushions would liven up any room and are a delightful present.
Bombus have finessed the art of making personalised map prints. They are a small brand based in Kent and they handmake all of their products in their rural workshop. They are known for their heart-shaped customised maps, but also have a vast range of products from key-rings to personalised map bookends. A personalised map of the place you met, a first date, used to live or have fond memories of will make a perfect gift and will look perfect in their new home.
Steph Liddle Ceramics is run by Steph in Dundee, where she creates contemporary graphic ceramic jewellery and home-wear. Their range of ceramic plant pots makes a beautiful addition to a new home. Our top pick is their Wiggle Pot, it looks great with a succulent or small cactus and is a great housewarming present.
A good set of speakers is essential in any home these days. Whether you are using it to listen to your favourite podcast while you cook or throw the perfect party. Pure design all of their innovative and stylish speakers at their workshop just outside London. They have a range of speakers to suit every home including smart speakers, portable radios and Bluetooth speakers.
Often moving into a new home means filing cupboards from scratch with new crockery and glasses. Dartington Crystal is the UK’s leading glass manufacturer and makes a vast range of glassware. Why not pick out some elegant glasses from their range, we love their timeless ‘Wine & Bar Slim Gin‘ Highball Glasses.
The Tartan Blanket Co is a traditional tartan blanket company with a twist, they are passionate about creating beautiful and versatile blankets sustainably. They have a fantastic range of products, but our top pick is their Recycled Wool Blankets. They make for the perfect housewarming gift and can be draped over furniture or used to snuggle on the couch.
Celtic Herbal use all-natural ingredients to create handmade products designed to promote feel-good relaxation and indulgence. Their candles are made with sustainably sourced soy wax and infused with delicious scents. Treat your loved ones to a relaxing natural candle, our favourite is the Natural Mandarin, Lime & Basil Candle.
A celebratory drink when moving into a new house, or completing the decorating is the perfect way to celebrate a New Home. Our pick is Bolney Estate’s Blanc de Blancs, it is an award-winning English sparkling wine, perfect for a celebratory toast. Head to their website to order a bottle or two and discover their amazing range of English wines.
For many people the centre of any home is the kitchen; it is where the food is made, homework is done and socialising takes place. Swan has made kitting out a new kitchen easy. Their colourful and fun Retro 3 Piece Saucepan Set is the perfect gift for anyone who loves to cook and keep their kitchen looking new and elegant.