20 Luxe Home Decor Gifts for Everyone on Your Holiday List
The holidays are almost upon us, friends. Meaning it’s time to mentally prepare for the great season-long scramble to find your loved ones the perfect gift. Knock your efforts out of the park this year with one of these 20 little luxe home additions—all of which run zero risk of any sneak-returns.
Additional reporting by Abby Hepworth
For your friend with the neatnik kitchen
A utensil pot that’s legitimately pretty enough to also be used as a vase.
For your midweek cocktail buddy
We think olive-adorned cocktail napkins pair especially well with holiday martinis. And this happy-hour-minded friend is bound to concur.
Biscuit Home ($68)
For the coffee fiend
There are those who love coffee, and then there are those who grind their own fair trade beans before brewing in a ceramic coffee press. This chick is the latter.
Bodum French press ($50)
For the friend who thinks of everything
Beat her at her own game of detail-oriented-ness with an ever-so-tasteful linen tissue box cover.
For your Netflix buddy S.O.
Basically their favorite cashmere sweater, but big enough to smother your whole body in. (Apologies in advance for stealing.)
Naadam Kilo cashmere throw ($325)
For the gal who loves styling her coffee table
This beautious new design tome from the one and only Gil Schafer is giant in size and packed with everyday inspiration.
“A Place to Call Home” ($55)
For your collegiate niece living her best life
Lend humor (and design cred) to her dorm room with a petite boudoir pillow.
For your Diptyque-addicted pal
Girlfriend loves her scented candles. Rather than adding to her collection, consider a beautiful snuffer that’s equal parts utility and decor.
For the constant vacationer
A globally-inspired textile that’s neutral enough to meld with the rest of their, erm, eclectic, jet-setting belongings.
For the favorite cook in your life
Say "thank you for feeding me all these years" with these gorgeous, hand-carved cooking and serving utensils.
Jayson Home Tanjia spoons (from $38)
For your blue & white-obsessed mother
Consider these azulejo-inspired plates that make casual meals a special occasion.
Tory Burch Oiseau plates ($128 for set of four)
For that friend who really loves Christmas
The daintiest golden wreath that they can decorate with year after year.
For your newborn nephew
A sweet elephant friend to live on the bookshelf and encourage reading time.
Pottery Barn Kids Antique Silver Elephant bookends ($49 for set of two)
For your most forgetful friend
Lay some hint, hint, wink, wink action on her—classy lady-style—with a beautiful tablet note pad.
For your sibling who works in the art world
A subtle yet sculptural candleholder for those of discerning taste.
West Elm Orbit Taper candleholder ($12)
For the long-distance pal you always stay with
A set of lovely, high-quality sheets. Whether she uses them in the guest room or her own? Only time will tell.
Parachute Linen sheet set in blush (from $149)
For your grumpy AF work wife
A cheeky little desk caddy sure to bring a smile to her face. Or at least a sly smirk.
For your curmudgeonly MIL
You really can’t go wrong with some super-gorgeous table linens.
Anthropologie Nye napkin set ($48 for set of four)
For all your other buds
Affordable yet super-special ring dishes decked out in gold.
The Painted Press customizable ring dish ($18)
For the friend you spaced on
Last-minute flowers are a great way to let your friend know you’re thinking of them this holiday...even if you definitely forgot about them.
The Bouqs Co. Never Desert You arrangement (starting at $52)