The best homeware gifts for interiors lovers this Christmas
December might be gathering pace, but there’s still plenty of time to buy those perfect presents for friends and family.
To help you wow your loved ones on Christmas Day, here’s a selection of some top homeware brands, furnishings, ornaments and appliances that aren’t to be missed. From gourmet gadgets to fun furnishings, get every room in the house wrapped up, as we guide you through our favourite must-have items to put under the tree or on your list this year!
Winter cushions from Cancer Research UK
Cosy up and put your comfort first this Christmas with these super soft and oh-so cute seasonal cushions from Cancer Research UK. Stylish, decorative and wonderfully snuggly, they feature an assortment of enchanting wintry animal scenes, including a cow, hare, reindeer and robin. They’re both fun and practical, and can be purchased from £3.99 each at www.cruk.org/shop
‘A Winter’s Tale’ candle from Pam Weinstock
Taking inspiration from her passion for travel and the beauty of the Big Sur California woods, London designer Pam Weinstock’s beautifully scented candle is the perfect addition to your home on those chilly winter evenings. ‘A Winter’s Tale’ burns for 50 hours and features all-natural ingredients, with scents of citrus, vanilla, patchouli and lavender. Its warm, earthy tones can be yours for £35 at www.pamweinstock.com
Seletti limited gold edition My Spaceship from Amara
Here’s a standout ornament from Seletti that’s sure to turn heads at your next Christmas party. My Spaceship is crafted from porcelain, and comes with a decadent, shiny gold-coloured finish. Designed by Selab and Alessandro Zambelli, it’s lots of fun and will make a bold statement in any room of the house. Head to www.amara.com to pick yours up now, priced at £87.50, or pay a visit to Seletti’s website at www.seletti.it
Orla Kiely Large Stem towel collection from Ashley Wilde
Bring the iconic and instantly recognisable style of Orla Kiely into your bathroom with this range of luxurious, pure cotton sculptured towels. Whether it’s the bath, face or hand towel – or the complete collection in its entirety – the vibrant designs and eye-catching colours will complement and look the part in any home. Prices start at £4 for the face towel, with stockist information available at www.ashleywildegroup.co.uk, or you can head on over to www.orlakiely.com
Scott Simplissimo Chef cook blender from Scott Appliances
If you’re a bit of a whizz in the kitchen, you won’t want to miss this multi-purpose food appliance. The Simplissimo Chef enables you to create a whole host of delicious dishes at the touch of a button, taking the stress and time out of meal preparation for the entire family. From dips and dressings to soups and smoothies, this gadget’s compact, sleek and easily portable design will blend seamlessly into any home’s culinary heart. Available now at £159 from www.scott-gear.co.uk
GiftScents reed diffuser collection from Wax Lyrical
Make sure your presents are #scentwithlove by gifting your nearest and dearest with one of Wax Lyrical’s aromatic diffusers. Expertly blended and fragranced, the GiftScents range is inspired by traditional gift cards, and comes complete with ‘To’ and ‘From’ sections for writing personalised messages. Make someone’s Christmas extra special by picking one up for £7.99 at www.wax-lyrical.com
Füri Pro 5-piece knife block set from John Lewis
No budding master chef should be without this stunning set of knives. Exclusive to John Lewis, Australian brand Füri’s new knife block is ideal for fruit and veg prep, and includes a paring knife, utility knife, East/West Santoku knife and bread knife. Boasting a revolutionary wedge-shape that locks into the hand for a safer grip, these cutting-edge blades help to reduce hand fatigue, and will sit proudly as the latest addition to your worktop. Costing £199, it’s on sale now at www.johnlewis.com, or you can find out more about Füri by visiting www.furiglobal.com
Nevada teepee in Agean blue from Nubie
Add a splash of colour to the kids’ bedroom or playroom with this stunning teepee, which is part of the new Pureline Range from Nobodinoz. Made from a soft textured Havana fabric, it includes features such as removable wooden feathers and faux leather detailing, allowing the youngsters to play to their heart’s content in the comfort of their own creative, stylish and stimulating space. Snap yours up now for £155 from www.nubie.co.uk, and check out www.nobodinoz.com to learn more about Nobodinoz.