Unsure of which Christmas gifts to buy your loved ones this year? There are only so many chocolates and pairs of socks we can buy until it all gets a little old! With all of us becoming a little better acquainted with our homes this year, many have also developed a newfound love for all things interiors and creature comforts. Luckily enough, there are tons of beautiful Christmas gifts for the home out there right now which will add a little sparkle to our homes this festive season. From luxurious board games to the most beautiful red wine decanters, there’s a little something for everyone. Here’s my roundup of a selection of the best Christmas gifts for the home this year for you to treat your loved ones to.
Following the design laid out by Jaques of London back in 1849, this beautiful luxury chess set is one of the most lavish Christmas gifts for the home. This gorgeous fifteen inch folding travel chess set comes with intricately hand carved wooden Staunton chessmen. Boasting high quality craftsmanship, as well as giving off Queen’s Gambit vibes, it’s the perfect chess set for playing on the move as well as having on show in the home. As you’d expect from the purveyors of the Staunton set, it’s the finest quality with a folding walnut and sycamore chess board. What’s not to love?
A classic Christmas gift for the home has to be Jo Malone’s signature Lime Basil and Mandarin candle. The classic fragrance is peppery basil and aromatic white thyme with a twist of Caribbean limes. It’s the perfect scent to lift up the mood in your home, or simply to help you wind down with a hot bath. A luxurious fragrance, the candle has forty five hours of burn time, allowing you plenty of time to enjoy it. Complete with a lid, the candle is crafted in the English countryside in a signature glass design. It’s the perfect Christmas gift for transforming the atmosphere with a little opulence.
Enjoy an evening of elegance with one of the best Christmas gifts for the home – this beautiful copper finish fondue set. The fondue set comes with six forks making it fun for friends and family to enjoy over the festive period. It’s perfect for Swiss cheese for dunking bread, rich chocolate for fruit, or even heating oil to fry tender meat at the table. The fondue set looks beautiful at the dining table with its hammered copper finish that glimmers in the light. It includes everything you need for a dinner party, with a fondue pot, burner, metal rack, diffuser and six fondue forks.
This beautiful Veuve Clicquot champagne box is one of the best Christmas gifts for the home that you can give this year. Within the gorgeous gift box, you’ll find a bottle of indulgent rosé champagne for life’s celebratory moments. It also comes with a fold-out colouring poster for relaxing while you enjoy a sip of champagne. With Veuve Clicquot champagne, you can expect an elegant balance of freshness and complexity, with notes of raspberry, cherry blossom, vanilla cream, and apricot. The champagne is delicious on its own or with strawberries and cream or an indulgent festive breakfast.
Perfect for red wine lovers, this beautiful wine carafe from LSA is undoubtedly one of the best Christmas gifts for the home this year. Fully handmade and mouth-blown, it has rounded sides with a long neck and is finished with an angled rim for easy pouring. A work of art in itself, it’s a wine carafe in a classic design that is perfect for adding an extra edge when it comes to entertaining at home. Capable of holding a capacity of 1.85 litres, it’s perfect for serving your favourite red wine, particularly over the festive period for those cosy winter nights by the log fire.
The perfect Christmas gift for the home or stocking filler, this Pukka Festive Tea Collection is a real winter warmer. Featuring a selection of Pukka’s most-loved teas, their Festive Collection comes in a beautifully packaged box. You’ll discover a range of teas including Wild Apple and Cinnamon, Three Ginger, Vanilla Chai for a soothing, warming effect, and Turmeric Gold and Revitalise for supporting your digestion and energy levels over the festive period. There are thirty sachets of premium, organic herbal tea inside, and all of the packaging and teabags are fully compostable or recyclable.
This luxurious Jaques of London mahogany backgammon set is one of the best Christmas gifts for the home this year. A 15″ backgammon set is the perfect addition for any household, and makes for great fun over the festive period for all the family. The set is finished and packaged by hand, and comes complete with five dice, two leatherette dice cups, wooden playing pieces, and ships. In fact, the backgammon set boasts the same design that has been used by Jaques of London for over two hundred years. It is a beautiful example of craftsmanship and a wonderful addition to the home this festive period.
Nothing screams Christmas movie night more than Joe and Seph’s Festive Popcorn Tasting Box. One of the best Christmas gifts for the home, it’s something all the family can enjoy over the festive season. Boasting all natural ingredients, inside you’ll discover twelve delicious favours, including maple syrup and roasted pecan, mince pie, gingerbread latte, white chocolate caramel, and many more. Get stuck in with the family and find your favourites while you enjoy some Christmas TV or even dinner party nibbles. Joe and Seph’s have won dozens of Great Taste Awards, so you won’t be disappointed!
Made in Italy and boasting a patented seal, a Kloveo champagne stopper is one of the best Christmas gifts for the home this holiday period. Suitable for use on bottles of fancy champagne, prosecco, cava or sparkling wine, it’s a household essential. The champagne stopper has a unique self-tightening seal, keeping carbon dioxide in the liquid. This is unlike other champagne stoppers, which usually oxidise the taste of champagne. Fitting all standard bottle necks, it’s also super easy to use as you just press the cap down. It’s the perfect addition to any festivities this Christmas to ensure you keep you bubbly… well, bubbly!
We all need a reusable straw over the festive period, and these Bollovi reusable glass straws are some of the best Christmas gifts for the home. No matter what your favourite cocktail, these glass straws are a home essential for all those Christmas dinners and parties. Made from shatter-resistant glass, they are perfect for hot or cold drinks, are eco-friendly, and suitable for on the go too. They’re also easily cleanable and dishwasher safe. As a multicoloured set, there’s a colour for everybody and they’re a pretty addition to your festive drinks trolley.
Another perfect addition to your drinks trolley is this Snowglobe orange and gingerbread liqueur. One of the best Christmas gifts for the home, it’s a real treat over the festive period with an indulgent gingerbread flavour. Whether it’s a special gift for a loved one, or a boozy bottle to keep, it has an illuminating bottle to show the Christmas scene inside. What’s more, for a luxurious twist, the ‘snowflakes’ themselves are 24 carat edible gold leaf. The gin liqueur has a delicious zesty orange and sweet, spiced taste that’s irresistible. It’s a must-have this Christmas.
Another treat that’s perfect for this year’s Christmas dinner table is a set of beautiful salt and pepper shakers. From stylish brand and stylist, Jonathan Adler, these Versailles porcelain salt and pepper shakers are just the ticket. One of the best Christmas gifts for the home, they feature a funky geometric pattern in amethyst and emerald to jazz up any table. To add a little luxury, they also come complete with solid gold detailing. As they come in a beautiful gift box, as well as keeping some for yourself, you may want to buy more to give as beautiful Christmas gifts.
That’s my guide to the best Christmas gifts for the home this year! What’s on your Christmas wish list this year? Let me know in the comments below.
This article was written in association with Jaques of London.