Secure Your Home Party Invites By Giving Any of These 15 Thoughtful Housewarming Gifts

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Know any friend who just moved into an apartment or bought their first home? In addition to a wine bottle (which always makes a great gift fi you ask me), I have some exciting housewarming gift ideas that will cater to their interests and hobbies.

Convenience is key, so whether they love to cook, entertain, or decorate, we've found stylish but functional must-have items they'll put to use right away. From a refreshing room spray to elegant happy hour glasses, these 15 essentials will be sure to impress.

Additional reporting by Brinton Parker

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To Set the Mood: Scented Timber Pillar Candles
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To Set the Mood: Scented Timber Pillar Candles

These Scented Timber Pillar Candles ($12-$29) will stand tall and elegant on their mantle or credenza. There's something calming about looking at them, which the recipient will be sure to notice as well.

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For the Friend Who Loves to Host: Hearth & Hand Stoneware Pitcher
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For the Friend Who Loves to Host: Hearth & Hand Stoneware Pitcher

This Hearth & Hand Stoneware Pitcher ($20) brings so much style to the art of pouring beverages. Its simple design and sleek stoneware finish make it rustic, while the beige palette makes it easy to blend with the rest of your drinkware.

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For the Book Lover: Pieced Marble Bookends
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For the Book Lover: Pieced Marble Bookends

These Pieced Marble Bookends ($32-$64) bring style and function together nicely. The solid marble material makes it look sophisticated and sturdy.

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To Serve Drinks: Sand Dollar Coaster Set
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To Serve Drinks: Sand Dollar Coaster Set

This Sand Dollar Coaster Set ($65) makes a stunning gift for your friend who loves to host. We love the textured touch of the tropics, which is actually a reflection of the designer's Caribbean roots and culture.

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To Refresh Any Room: Fleur D' Oranger Room Spray

To Refresh Any Room: Fleur D' Oranger Room Spray

They'll love to spritz this Fleur D' Oranger Room Spray ($68) in every room for a refreshing citrusy burst of fragrance, and even in confined areas. The scent is inspired by the inviting sweetness of the Mediterranean.

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For the Magazine Collector: Galen Brass Leather Magazine Rack
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For the Magazine Collector: Galen Brass Leather Magazine Rack

This Galen Brass Leather Magazine Rack ($149) will keep their magazines organized in style. We like the elegance of the clean lines, warm brown leather and brass-finished iron.

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For Their Bar Cart: Divine Ratio Bottle Opener
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For Their Bar Cart: Divine Ratio Bottle Opener

Bar accessories make practical housewarming presents, and this Divine Ratio Bottle Opener ($14, originally $18) is a stylish choice. It is both functional and eye-catching.

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For the Art Lover: The Lovely Gardener Print
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For the Art Lover: The Lovely Gardener Print

There's something so joyful about this The Lovely Gardener Print ($25 and up), it will instantly enhance any wall.

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For Eco-Friendly Kitchen Essentials: Linoto House Helper Treeless Linen Towels
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For Eco-Friendly Kitchen Essentials: Linoto House Helper Treeless Linen Towels

These Linoto House Helper Treeless Linen Towels ($8) are necessary housewarming gifts! They are designed to be strong and absorbent.

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For the Wine Lover: Personalized Wine Serving Tray
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For the Wine Lover: Personalized Wine Serving Tray

If you plan on gifting your friends a bottle of wine, consider pairing it with this Personalized Wine Serving Tray ($85). It's the whole package!

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For Their Kitchen: Bleecker Geo Metal Napkin Rings
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For Their Kitchen: Bleecker Geo Metal Napkin Rings

These Bleecker Geo Metal Napkin Rings ($20, originally $30) will come handy during dinner parties. While they are a great stand-alone gift, they will make an even greater impression when given with cloth napkins.

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For the Plant Parent or Aspiring Green Thumb: Pothos Collection
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For the Plant Parent or Aspiring Green Thumb: Pothos Collection

Put their green thumb to the test with this Pothos Collection ($65). If the plants die within 30 days, Bloomscape will replace them for free. How's this for a fun challenge?

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For Their Living Room Table: Yves Squiggle Bud Vase
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For Their Living Room Table: Yves Squiggle Bud Vase

Although this Yves Squiggle Bud Vase ($24) is something we'd want for ourselves, it makes a great gift too! Gift it with a bouquet of flowers.

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To Complete Their Bar Accessories: Calder Drinking Glasses
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To Complete Their Bar Accessories: Calder Drinking Glasses

Assure you'll be invited over for happy hour by giving this Calder Drinking Glasses ($13 each). The gold base brings a touch of sophistication, while the silhouette looks glamorous and decadent.