I'm a Home Editor, and These Are My 17 Favorite Gifts of 2021
Being a professional home shopper has its perks, one of which is always knowing what's the latest and greatest. It comes in handy more than ever during the holiday season as all my friends and family start asking me, "What's the best gift this year?" It's only the first week of November, and I've already been asked a handful of times. In order to make my life, and everyone else's, easier this year, I wrote about my top picks.
Ahead, you can find my 17 favorite gifts of 2021, so you can get shopping. The selection is a mix of bestsellers I always recommend and newly released products that I have my own eye on right now. I'm talking cookware, blankets, candles, all the things that make a house a home. Keep reading to see what a real pro is loving.
Pretty Glassware: Estelle Colored Glass Stemless Wineglasses
If they're into homeware, get them something they'll cherish. These pretty Estelle Colored Glass Stemless Wineglasses ($160 for six) come in so many beautiful and vibrant colors, and I kind of want them all.
A Cozy Blanket: Brooklinen Two-Toned Lambswool Throw Blanket
From robes to socks and bedding, Brooklinen has a ton of great gifts this year, but my personal favorite this season is the Two-Toned Lambswool Throw Blanket ($189). It's one of those gifts that people never buy for themselves but absolutely love receiving.
A Cool Coffee-Table Book: Signed Copy of Jungalow: Decorate Wild by Justina Blakeney
We love a good coffee-table book, and this signed copy of Justina Blakeney's Jungalow: Decorate Wild ($40) is filled with the designer's bold and playful style and photos. Plus, the stylish color deserves a place on display in their living room.
A Multipurpose Pot: Our Place Perfect Pot
My fellow editors and I love the popular Our Place Always Pan, and the brand has a new launch this year that we all can't wait to own, too: the Perfect Pot ($165). The handy pot has a steamer and a strainer built in, and comes with an amazing wooden spoon that has a resting spot.
The Perfect Sheets: Parachute Linen Duvet Cover Set
The Parachute Linen Duvet Cover Set ($289-$359) is a luxe gift for the person who loves nice bedding. The set feels like a million bucks and looks like it, too. Plus, it comes in 11 chic shades, including some brand-new additions.
For the Person Who Lives in Dry Weather: Dyson Purifier Humidify+Cool Formaldehyde
Dry weather is back, and this multifunctional Dyson Purifier Humidify+Cool Formaldehyde ($900) cools the air and adds moisture. The smart technology features a filtration system that captures gases and particles while destroying formaldehyde, providing purified and fresh air.
A Set For Bakers: Caraway Bakeware Set
The baker in your life will fall in love with Caraway's newest set. The Bakeware Set ($395, originally $495) comprises 11 pieces of nonstick and space-saving items, truly all anyone could ever need in the baking department. Plus, it comes with the brand's famous storage set that'll have their cabinets organized and looking good. You can snag it in five different color choices, too.
Something Thoughtful: Yellowpop Wish You Were Here LED Neon Sign
Show someone you're always thinking of them with this cool Yellowpop Wish You Were Here LED Neon Sign ($315). It comes in 13 color choices, so you can get them their favorite.