18 Apartment Gifts That Will Make Them Feel Right at Home
Living in an apartment often means limited space and little control over how you can decorate. But that shouldn't mean having to sacrifice on furnishing one's space with things that are beautiful and functional, and above all: nonpermanent. The best gift for people in an apartment — whether it's their fist apartment or tenth — fit that stylish-but-easy sensibility, and it's great to find something practical that can double as decor! Whether their style leans more toward the classic, sleek, and elegant or the custom, fun, and quirky, there are plenty of gifts you can give to your apartment-living friends — or maybe even get for your own abode.
So whether you're headed to an apartment housewarming party, or just want to gift them something special, we've rounded up 18 gifts they'll appreciate, from colored glassware and serving essentials to quirky decor and lots of stuff that smells good. Keep reading to get some great ideas for the best apartment presents you can find right now.
Urban Outfitters Frankie Checkered Planter
If they're a plant parent, you can't go wrong with the Urban Outfitters Frankie Checkered Planter ($16, originally $20). It comes in four colors, and the price is right.
SMIRLY Bamboo Cheese Board and Knife Set
Help them step up their cheese board game with the SMIRLY Bamboo Cheese Board and Knife Set ($40, originally $56). The built-in knives drawer ensures it's a step above the rest.
Barefoot Dreams CozyChic™ Throw Blanket
We can practically guarantee that the Barefoot Dreams CozyChic™ Throw ($147) will be the coziest blanket they've ever owned. It comes in nine colors to match their aesthetic, and it's one of Joanna Gaines's all-time favorite products.
LifeStraw Home 7-Cup Glass Water Filter Pitcher
If they've just gotten a new place, or are looking to upgrade their whole kitchen area, this LifeStraw Home 7-Cup Glass Water Filter Pitcher ($60) is a fantastic gift. Not only is it supremely aesthetically pleasing, it's also going to remove not only microplastics, but also bacteria and parasites from the water. They're going to love it.
MoMA Design Store Raawii Strøm Vase
The MoMA Design Store Raawii Strøm Vase ($72) is a great option for the homewares enthusiast. It's inspired by Danish artist Vilhelm Lundstrøm, and the handmade ceramic design comes inn six colors, our favorite of which is this super-saturated shade of orange.
Homecourt Steeped Rose Kitchen Trio
The Homecourt Steeped Rose Kitchen Trio ($65) is anything but your average cleaning supplies. This set comes with three essentials: dish soap, surface cleaner, and hand wash. They're non-toxic, sustainable, and they smell heavenly, too.
The Laundress Le Labo Rose 31 Signature Detergent
If you don't know what to get them, The Laundress Le Labo Rose 31 Signature Detergent ($50) will surely elevate their laundry game. Plus, you know it'll go to good use.
Sophie Lou Jacobsen Piano 4-Piece Cocktail Set
The Sophie Lou Jacobsen Piano 4-Piece Cocktail Set ($100) doubles as a work of art with their mismatched design. If they have a bar cart, these will look so fabulous styled on it.
Floral Street Wonderland Bloom Room Fragrance
The Floral Street Wonderland Bloom Room Fragrance ($28) is pink peony-scented. We highly recommend it for fragrance enthusiasts who love candles, diffusers — you name it.
Poo Pourri Fresh Air Duo Set
The Poo Pourri Fresh Air Duo Set ($11) is undeniably chuckle-worthy, yet it'll surely be utilized in their home. For those new to the brand, its aromas eliminate 99 percent of home and bathroom odor — and the pretty packaging is anything but an eyesore.