Stuck for gift ideas for the new home owner? We have gathered a few suggestions for your art loving friend, foodie father-in-law, or world-travelling sister. Here are some thoughtful gifts to help them create a personalised new home.
House Warming Gifts For the Art Lover
Kevin Sean O’Connell’s atmospheric landscapes will be popular with art lovers who are fans of the Scottish Highlands and coast lines. The Scottish artist based in Caithness, captures his local surroundings in a semi-abstract, impressionist style in hues of purple, blue and gold. Original paintings and prints available at kevinseanoconnell.com.
Elegant and artistic glassware can bring a touch of class to any home. The Elemental glassware collection by Glasgow based company Voyage Decoration includes pieces that are hand blown by skilled craftsmen, sparkling in various shapes, sizes and colours.
The familiar sights of The Grassmarket, Edinburgh Castle, Buchanan Street, Kelvingrove Park, George Square and Glasgow tenements are all captured in a friendly style by watercolour artist Bryan Evans, once heralded as the ‘New Scottish Impressionist’. Reproduction and original prints at BryanEvans.com.
House Warming Gifts for the Chef Wannabe
Scottish slate has become a fashionable choice in the kitchen and home recently due to it’s natural, understated elegance. Slate coasters, placemats, table runners, cake stands and trays are on offer at Scottish Slate Gifts, ensuring a gift that is both local and bang on trend.
For the cheese lover in your life, this oval shaped personalised cheese board is a perfect gift, with integrated, rotating knife compartments that include a cheese fork, parmesan knife, cheddar knife and stilton knife. Made from sustainable and environmentally friendly Hevea wood.
House Warming Gifts for the Traveller
Love maps on print maps on anything, from custom made wall paper, canvases, cushions and coasters. Incorporating someone’s favourite place is sure-fire way to give a thoughtful and meaningful gift.
One for the design-led adventurer, this World Map Wall Art from Oliver Bonas was hand-illustrated using one continuous line for an illustrative take on the classic atlas.
House Warming Gifts for the Gamer
Gamers who remember the 80s fondly will find this colourful Tetris lamp a fun addition to their home. Stack the individual bricks to create any combination you like – a playful blast from the past! Find it here.
Treat a gamer you know with our carefully customised game controller. The site CustomControllers.co.uk have a specially trained team who customise controllers by hand and offer up to 550 different designs on their website.
Clyde Property is a leading independent, multiple award winning estate and letting agent with 30 years’ experience in selling and letting property in Scotland. Just call your local Clyde Property branch today, for friendly, impartial advice on finding your next dream home.