9 Perfect Housewarming Gift Ideas

By HipVan / HipVan | December 21, 2018 10:00 AM SGT
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Moving into a new home is one of the biggest milestones any person can achieve and is an occasion worth celebrating with the people you love. When you hear of family and friends settling into their new homes, pay them a visit and don’t come in empty handed. Bring along your perfect housewarming gifts, tokens that show how proud and happy you are for their accomplishment. Just ensure that the presents you give are useful and memorable to make their new place feel like home.​

1. Coffee table book

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This is the perfect gift to help your newly moved in friends or family create a sophisticated living room. Know whether they are interested in fashion, photography, food, or travel, so that you can really find the perfect book for their coffee table that they will love and enjoy reading.

2. Tablecloth

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This is one of the most practical gifts you can give since every household has a dining table. To add a special touch to the gift you are giving, try matching the color or prints with the theme of the house. This way, it becomes a favorite piece which will surely be used over and over again.

3. Art piece

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Whether it’s a mini sculpture, a painting, or a nice picture, any art piece will surely stand out as a special gift. Sometimes, you can even give your very own creations if you are artistic and into crafts. This is not only personal, but also very meaningful.​

4. Potted herbs​

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This is another practical gift which will surely be appreciated when cooking meals. Give ready to use herbs like basil, thyme, and rosemary. This perfect gift is not only useful, but also doubles as kitchen decoration.​

5. Coasters

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Coaster sets are perfect dining accessories your friends and family will surely enjoy receiving. There are numerous designs to choose from which will match their personality and house theme. They are handy and relatively affordable gifts to give.

6. Vases

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Add elegance and sophistication to their home by giving them vases which will work well on its own as accent pieces or paired with flowers and plants.​

7. Bookends

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Help them organize their books by giving them unique bookends! These are quirky gifts they will surely appreciate and love because it is useful and adds flair to their home.

8. Baskets, canisters, or other containers

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Moving in can be a mess! Help your family or friends settle down into their new homes by giving them storage baskets and organizers that are fully functional and stylish.

9. Personal touch

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Some say that personally made gifts have more meaning and value. Why not whip up something to give as a housewarming present? Perhaps baked goodies or a delicious dish.​
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