It’s never too early to start thinking about holiday shopping! Whether you’re looking to buy for a wellness guru, consummate entertainer or glamorous globe-trotter, we’re here to make your gift giving as stress-free as possible. Scroll down to discover 60 holiday gift ideas for everyone on your list (and maybe a few goodies for you, too).
Crafted on Vancouver Island, these handsome wooden salt bowls have a gorgeous grain and are handmade, so no two are the same. Time to start collecting!
Source: Herriot Grace
Salt Cellar Set, $131,
Hometown hero — and Netflix’s
culinary expert — Antoni Porowski shares a roster of tried and true recipes from his Polish heritage in his debut cookbook. Plus, we caught up with the buzz-worthy chef in our Queer Eye October issue!
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Products: Antoni In The Kitchen
by Antoni Porowski and Mindy Fox, $25,
Maison Busatti proves that it’s all in the details. This elegant hand towel is quick-drying thanks to the innovative waffle fabric, carefully woven to Italian perfection.
Source: Maison Busatti
Nido D'ape Guest Towel in Horizon, $35,
Your loved one will be brewing after-dinner cappuccinos, lattes and espressos like a seasoned barista with the touch of a button.
Gran Lattissima in White, $700,
From the Trois-Rivières region of Quebec, these ancient stones will keep his whisky cold without altering the taste.
Whisky Stones in Dark Granulite Hornblende with Walnut Plate (Set Of 6), $52,
These rose-colored glasses boast an unusual square shape for an alluring addition to cocktail hour.
Source: Caravan Home Decor
Celine Medium Rose Pink Glassware (Set of 6), $98,
“Copper pots are classic and bring warmth to any kitchen. Great price too!” says senior market editor Kai Ethier.
Source: Shop House & Home
Copper Pots (Set of 9), $275,
Music is an essential part of entertaining, so no soirée would be complete without a high-tech speaker. Ikea’s wifi version — made in collaboration with Sonos — fits seamlessly into a bookshelf for discreet listening.
Symfonisk Wifi Bookshelf Speaker, $149,
Inspired by Art Deco architecture, this tray adds visual punch to any soirée.
Source: Notre Monde
Geo Study Mini Tray, price available upon request,
“The slim red handles on these servers topped with perfectly round, brushed gold heads sets them apart from most salad servers on the market. I think they would make a perfect gift!” says editor-in-chief Emma Reddington.
Source: Hopson Grace
Goa Salad Servers, $144,
This ice bucket, with its rich, unexpected texture, upgrades any bar cart.
Source: Sol & Luna
Leather Ice Bucket in Natural, $589,
Made of two hand-glazed ceramic pieces, this mod vessel provides a stylish home for matchsticks.
Source: Heath Ceramics
Matchstick Holder in Fog and Shell, $95,
The Wellness Guru
Consider this starter kit for their journey to a mindful meditation practice. It includes a pillow, mallet, brass bowl, incense, vegan soap and more!
Large Standard Singing Bowl, $253,
Dry, winter skin is no more thanks to this limited holiday kit by Biossance spokesperson — and fellow
Queer Eye beauty guru — Jonathan Van Ness. Bonus: The eye cream, face cream and oil are all vegan and cruelty-free!
Glow On, Gorgeous! Holiday Gift Set, $182,
Encourage your loved ones to kick off the new year with an affirmation journal. There are 176 pages of inspiring quotes and questions to help prompt reflection, which is an excellent part of any self-care Sunday routine.
Products: Today I Affirm: A Journal that Nurtures Self-Care
by Alexandra Elle, $23,
Swap out plastic straws for these chic glass versions handmade in Manitoba.
Source: Brook Drabot Glass
Glass Straws in Sapphire Pink, $28,
Hand carved from pure rock salt in India, this bowl is beautiful, plus it lightly salts food!
Source: Jayson Home
Himalayan Salt Bowls, from $40,
Help a friend feel their best with essential oils displayed on chic marble.
Home Farmacy Remedy Bar, $65,
Jade rollers are all the rage right now! This double-ended one reduces the look of fine lines, helps skincare products absorb into the skin and more.
Source: Province Apothecary
Dual-Action Jade Facial Roller, $58,
This cool yoga mat is made from sustainable cork material.
Reversible Cork Yoga Mat, $25,
Wearing this sleek and sophisticated smart ring could help a fitness friend achieve their goals.
24/7 Smart Ring in Rose Gold, $280,
Elevate bedtime with this lavender bath bomb that encourages your loved ones to catch some zzz’s. Fun fact: it’s wrapped in biodegradable muslin, so it’s zero waste, too.
Deep Sleep Bath Bomb, $8,
Keep skin fresh and hydrated with this nourishing body mist, available mid-November on Shop House & Home.
Hydrating Body Mist, $22,
De-stress on the go with this pearl-shaped portable diffuser — no water required.
Pearl Portable USB Diffuser, $30,
Quebec artisan Maria Angela Forioso crafts these bohemian hanging planters by hand, so anything from succulents to spider plants have a happy home by the window.
Source: M Forioso
Macramé Plant Hangers (Set of 2), $70,
Contrast piping sweetens this on-trend blush pajama set. Bonus? It’s made of 100 per cent silk!
Source: Morgan Lane
Katelyn Fiona Silk Short Pajamas, $588,
Inspired by Britain’s diverse landscape, this sophisticated scent — with notes of earthy wood, rich spices and ambergris — subtly changes on the skin throughout the day.
Source: Laboratory Perfumes
Amber Eau de Toilette, $119,
This handsome wooden box will keep your loved one’s jewelry organized.
Gem Jewelry Box, $42,
Draw inspiration from the City of Lights in this part-guide, part-design book by author Eva Jorgensen, which showcases the city’s top designers and makers.
Source: Jayson Home
Products: Paris by Design
by Eva Jorgensen, $40,
Made by Ghanaian artisans, this intricately woven, eco-friendly basket is made from elephant grass. The wide, flexible diameter holds extra blankets, throw pillows and linens with ease.
Baba Tree Pakurigo Basket, $268,
The beauty community is buzzing about this overnight lip mask that takes lips from dry and cracked to soft and supple.
Lip Sleeping Mask, $26,
David Yurman’s signature twisted helix design comes to life on these striking hoops.
Source: David Yurman
Medium Cablespira Hoop Earrings in 18K Yellow Gold, $2,000,
A bouquet of flowers sings when displayed in this stunning vase.
Source: Jonathan Adler
Versailles Puzzle Vase, $502,
This covetable travel pack is perfect for those with sensitive skin. Ingredients like witch hazel, seaweed, lavender, aloe and camomile promote an even, clear complexion.
Source: Mario Badescu
All Is Calm, All Is Bright Travel Set, $33,
This trendy ribbed topper will keep ears warm as soon as the temperature goes below freezing. Plus, it’s winter-white hue goes with just about everything.
Source: Acne Studios
Face-Patch Beanie in Coconut White, $200,
Amp up an eco-friendly lifestyle with this chic — and reusable — paper lunch bag.
Source: Cathay Importers
Eco-Friendly Reusable Brown Paper Lunch Bag, $27,
A cozy knit throw is an essential accent for a sofa or bedscape. Plus, the on-trend blush color feels very of-the-moment.
Source: Urban Barn
Rosalind Throw in Ballet Pink, $149,
Reminiscent of loop tapestry, this plush pillow will invite repose into any sanctuary.
House & Home Loop Throw Pillow, $30,
Made from 100% French stonewashed linen, this blush robe comes in one-size-fits-all for easy gifting. Plus, it can be worn around the house or out and about with jeans and a white t-shirt.
Source: Flax Sleep
Linen Robe, $98,
Weighted blankets are uber popular for their sleep-improving qualities! This brand new 15 lb. version from Endy is made of tiny glass beads for an even distribution of weight, whether you’re lying in bed or sitting on the couch.
Weighted Blanket, $195,
Monogrammed linens offer a posh, personal touch in the bedroom.
Source: Au Lit Fine Linens
Monogrammed Sheet Set, from $407,
Prevent cold feet with these luxurious velvet slippers made from recycled materials.
Velvet Slippers in Silver, $45,
This infectious-smelling candle — with notes of patchouli, smoked amber and sour berries — can burn up to 45 hours.
Source: Yves Saint Laurent
Le Vestiaire des Parfums in Tuxedo, $75,
With this voice-controlled dashboard that’s compatible with more than 5,000 smart devices, there’s no need to leave the couch.
Nest Hub in Sand, $169,
Made from soft, recycled wool, this classic unisex scarf comes in a variety of colors, like dark grey, deep forest and more.
Solid Re-Wool Scarf, $90,
This five-piece box set has everything one needs for a night in: cozy socks, a candle, sleep mask, mug and mindfulness puzzle.
Source: Luckies Of London
Calm Club Big Night In, $55,
It’s a pleasure to relax at home with a hot cup of tea brewed in this mod teapot.
Source: Viva Scandinavia
Saga Cast Iron Teapot in Coral, $80,
This innovative light casts a beautiful, glow, perfect for a bedside table.
The Glow Light, $140 each,
Made in Canada, these colorful paddles double as statement wall accents and canoe equipment.
Paddle in Fire, Water and Earth, $425 each,
The zippers on this backpack are located on the back for added safety when sightseeing.
Source: XD Design
Bobby Elle Backpack in Light Blue, $120,
House & Home‘s very own Emma Reddington, her debut book tells the story of people living off the grid in vans, Airstreams, renovated school buses and more.
Products: Nomad: Designing a Home for Escape and Adventure
by Emma Reddington, $38,
Your jetsetter can bring memories of their travels to life by displaying treasured photos in a photo book.
Source: Artifact Uprising
Color Series Photo Book, from $26,
Sneak in a snooze during long-haul flights with this avant-garde pillow.
Light Pillow in Dark Grey, $59,
Equipped with everything from tweezers to dental floss and tampons, this beauty emergency kit is filled with 17 essentials to help your friends when they’re in a pinch.
Source: Pinch Provisions
Edge Minimergency Kit, $26,
Honeycomb insulation keeps water chilled for up to 24 hours of touring!
Source: Hydro Flask
Standard Mouth Bottle with Flex Cap, $40,
This trendy lavender case protects AirPods from scratches, and the handy carabiner clip prevents them getting lost in the depths of a purse.
AirPods Hanging Case, $20,
Ideal for travel, this all-natural shampoo bar lathers up with just a bit of water to keep hair hydrated and smelling fresh.
Source: Rocky Mountain Soap Company
Natural Shampoo Bar with Rosemary, $6,
This handsome holder fits the bill for stashing passports or cash.
Source: Blackstrap Cloth & Co
Notebook Cover/Passport Holder, $45,
This versatile travel kit including blanket, eyeshade and pillow is the perfect getaway companion.
Source: Volprivé and One Of A Kind
New York Destination Travel Set, $345,
You can’t go wrong with a sophisticated leather luggage tag, which keeps important information safely tucked away during travel.
Luggage Tag in Black, $70,
Author: Victoria Christie & Amanda Demeku
House & Home November 2019
Produced by Jennifer Koper and Bianca Zanotti