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Holiday gifts for the home

Find great gift ideas for every room in the home, from the kitchen to the bedroom, living room and beyond.

To see more holiday gift guides, visit newsday.com/giftguides .

Gravity Blanket

The Gravity Blanket is the perfect gift for
Photo Credit: Gravity

The Gravity Blanket is the perfect gift for anyone looking to sleep more soundly. Made to weigh about 10 percent of a person's body weight, the blanket is supposed to simulate the feeling of being hugged, which stimulates pressure points related to mood, sleep and anxiety. The blanket was named one of TIME Magazine's Best Inventions of 2018.

Price: $249.00

More info: gravityblankets.com

Countertop Convection Toaster Oven

Gift this 22.8-inch long Countertop Convection Toaster Oven,
Photo Credit: BLACK+DECKER

Gift this 22.8-inch long Countertop Convection Toaster Oven, and the lucky recipient will be able to bake, roast and broil with the push of a button. The extra-deep curved interior fits 12-inch pizzas, and its broiling rack is big enough for a casserole dish.

Price: $99 online at various retailers

More info: blackanddeckerappliances.com

Homesick candles

Homesick candles are layered with scents designed to
Photo Credit: Homesick

Homesick candles are layered with scents designed to conjure up memories of a special spot -- Long Island's version has notes of briny sea air, harvested produce -- and musk.

Price: $29.95

More info: homesickcandles.com

Dahlia place mats at Chilewich

Even the most humble of tables will look
Photo Credit: Chilewich/V. Schrager

Even the most humble of tables will look fancy when dressed up in these Dahlia place mats. The molded vinyl mats come in six colors, including a range of metallics, and the vinyl material is suitable for indoor or outdoor use.

Price: $10 each

More info: chilewich.com

Long Beach boardwalk print

Long Beach's famed surf and sand is a
Photo Credit: Lost Dog Art & Frame Co.

Long Beach's famed surf and sand is a slice of summer -- for your walls -- in graphic artist James McDonald's 11-inch by 17-inch print framed in distressed wood.

Price: $50

More info: ilostmydog.com

Hilma af Klint melamine trays

Serve your favorite snacks or corral your jewelry
Photo Credit: Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation/Allison Chipak

Serve your favorite snacks or corral your jewelry with this set of two 5.75-by-8.25-inch trays featuring artwork from Hilma af Klint's series, The Ten Largest. The dishwasher safe, non-microwavable melamine trays, designed by Martin & Michele Yeeles, feature a glossy finish and can be used indoors or outdoors.

Price: $30 for the pair

More info: guggenheimstore.org

Ayesha Curry quilt

This 100-percent woven cotton Ayesha Curry quilt features
Photo Credit: JCPenney

This 100-percent woven cotton Ayesha Curry quilt features stripes of indigo with white. Its been prewashed for softness, and the full-queen size is 90 by 88 inches. King size also available.

Price: From $180

More info: jcpenney.com

Agate Slice Serving Board

The 11-inch long polished natural Agate Slice Serving
Photo Credit: Terrain

The 11-inch long polished natural Agate Slice Serving Board is trimmed in metallics. The food safe board easily wipes clean, and every board is different.

Price: $98

More info: shopterrain.com

Frasier Fir aromatic candles by Thymes smell seasonally
Photo Credit: Newsday/William Perlman

Frasier Fir aromatic candles by Thymes smell seasonally woodsy, $38 at Sayville General Store Inc.

Artisan Leather Desk Accessories

The vegetable-tanned covering on this collection of handcrafted
Photo Credit: Restoration Hardware

The vegetable-tanned covering on this collection of handcrafted Artisan Leather Desk Accessories elevates their status from practical to gift-worthy. The items include a desk mat, letter tray and wastebasket. Each piece is made of wood covered with leather and lined with faux suede. Pieces sold separately.

Price: $99 to $149

More info: RH.com

Grow Old With You terrarium

Gift this moss-filled 12.5-inch-tall Grow Old With You
Photo Credit: Uncommongoods

Gift this moss-filled 12.5-inch-tall Grow Old With You terrarium to your favorite person to show that true love can be evergreen. Available with your choice of one of four different couples, the apothecary jar comes fully assembled with moss, figurines, rocks and soil. Keep the vessel out of direct sunlight and mist every two to four weeks.

Price: $125

More info: uncommongoods.com

Cheers Liquid Assets

Make every drink fancier by serving it out
Photo Credit: Rosanna

Make every drink fancier by serving it out of this Cheers Liquid Assets decanter. Made of glass with gold toned details, the decanter holds 32 ounces.

Price: $56

More info: rosannainc.com

Electric Salt & Pepper Mills

Make kitchen work easier with this Electric Salt
Photo Credit: Russell Hobbs/Ian van der Wolde

Make kitchen work easier with this Electric Salt & Pepper Mills set. Available in four colors, including copper, the ceramic grinders are adjustable for coarseness, and feature a built-in light. Uses four AA batteries, not included.

Price: $39.99

More info: russellhobbs.com

Whirley Pop Popcorn Maker

Pop up to six quarts of homemade, theater-like
Photo Credit: www.whirleypopshop.com

Pop up to six quarts of homemade, theater-like popcorn in less than five minutes with this Whirley Pop stovetop popcorn maker. Set includes all-inclusive popping kit; comes in silver or red. For an additional $3, upgrade from its original nylon gears to metal gears.

Price: $21.99

More info: whirleypopshop.com 

Andy Warhol Campbell's Soup candles

Luxurious candles get elevated to high art when
Photo Credit: Shag

Luxurious candles get elevated to high art when housed in Andy Warhol Campbell's Soup can replicas in gorgeous color combos and interesting scents, such as tomato, basil and mint leaf.

Price: $70

More info: shagnewyork.com

Amazon Fire Stick

Enjoy tens of thousands of channels and apps,
Photo Credit: Amazon.com

Enjoy tens of thousands of channels and apps, more than 500,000 movies and TV episodes and favorites from Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, NBC and more. Now with Alexa built in, you can easily find and watch content, browse the web, play music and even order pizza and snacks. The Fire Stick can also be paired with Fire TV and Echo Devices.

Price: $39.99

More info: amazon.com 

Tabletop spiralizer

Eat healthier and cleaner with OXO's tabletop spiralizer,
Photo Credit: Courtesy of OXO

Eat healthier and cleaner with OXO's tabletop spiralizer, which can turn whole zucchini, sweet potatoes and carrots, into zoodles in just a few minutes. Includes three stainless steel blades (spaghetti cut, fettuccine cut and ribbon cut). 

Price: $39.99

More info: oxo.com 

Cheese board

Serve your favorite meats and cheeses on West
Photo Credit: West Elm

Serve your favorite meats and cheeses on West Elm's circular marble cheese board with copper handles; 14 inches in diameter.

Price: $49

More info: westelm.com 

Stove Top Kettle

Boil a fresh cup  --  or up to 2
Photo Credit: KitchenAid

Boil a fresh cup  --  or up to 2 quarts  --  of water for tea, hot cocoa, oatmeal and more with KitchenAid's stove top kettle. Features removable lid and stainless steel handle with soft grip. Whistles when water boils; comes in nine colors, including blue, orange, green, red and black.

Price: $99.99

More info: kitchenaid.com 

Nixon Centerpiece Bowl

This gleaming, 9-inch-diameter Nixon Centerpiece Bowl is cast
Photo Credit: Jonathan Adler

This gleaming, 9-inch-diameter Nixon Centerpiece Bowl is cast in solid brass and coated with food-safe lacquer. It's the perfect centerpiece for any holiday table, but it also looks just as stunning holding keys in the entryway.

Price: $198

More info: jonathanadler.com

Bullet Smoker

Whether you're smoking a holiday bird or mastering
Photo Credit: charbroil.com

Whether you're smoking a holiday bird or mastering your special barbecue sauce, this porcelain-coated steel body 16-inch Bullet Smoker can handle it all. Its airflow control system helps with cooking temps, and a removable ash pan keeps it all neat.

Price: $129

More info: charbroil.com

Dyson V7 Motorhead vacuum

This cordless, deep-cleaning Dyson makes cleaning up a
Photo Credit: Dyson

This cordless, deep-cleaning Dyson makes cleaning up a quick, easy task; turns into a handheld device, too. Combination attachment, crevice attachment and dock included.

Price: $299.99

More info: dyson.com 

'Oh My Stars' pouch

A sweet old fashioned expression is emblazoned on
Photo Credit: Draper James

A sweet old fashioned expression is emblazoned on this useful, canvas pouch.

Price: $30

More info: draperjames.com

'Naughty' or 'Nice' coasters

Cute
Photo Credit: Draper James

Cute "Naughty" and "Nice" coasters are part of a new collab between Reese Witherspoon's brand Draper James and Crate & Barrel  and will make a festive holiday touch for home or a great hostess gift.

Price: set of eight, $14

More info: draperjames.com

Lloyd the Llama Planter

Add a bit of greenery inside the home
Photo Credit: Kikkerland

Add a bit of greenery inside the home with this ceramic Lloyd the Llama planter.

Price: $15

More info: kikkerland.com 

Tasting Plate Set

This five-piece stoneware Tasting Plate Set by Hearth
Photo Credit: Target/Sean Meszaros

This five-piece stoneware Tasting Plate Set by Hearth & Hand with Magnolia is a perfect way to share and serve appetizers, relish or dip. Each plate is about 3.75 inches in diameter and the tray is 4 inches high.

Price: $14.99

More info: at Target stores and target.com

Instant Pot

Clear the clutter from your kitchen cabinets and
Photo Credit: Instant Pot

Clear the clutter from your kitchen cabinets and counters with this stainless steel, 6-quart model. Max, the newest electric cooker from Instant Pot, replaces a pressure cooker, pressure canner, rice cooker, slow cooker, sous vide, food warmer, yogurt maker and more. It features a large touch screen with one-touch controls and three pressure levels (low, high and max). Lid, inside pot and steam rack are dishwasher safe.

Price: $200

More info: instantpot.com 

Porthole Infuser

Designed by Martin Kastner of Crucial Detail, this
Photo Credit: Frontgate

Designed by Martin Kastner of Crucial Detail, this Porthole Infuser is both a striking centerpiece and a terrific way to add flavor to your favorite beverage or oil. The stainless steel and tempered-glass vessel features a silicone cap, stands 7 inches tall and holds 13 ounces. Put flavors you like -- fruits, herbs, garlic -- into the bottle, then fill it with liquid -- water, vodka, olive oil -- so the flavors get infused. The package includes recipes, a gift box and three photo-etched, stainless-steel filter screens.

Price: $129

More info: frontgate.com

Njutbar candle holder

The colored glass in this Njutbar candle holder almost
Photo Credit: Inter IKEA Systems B.V./Miguel Perez

The colored glass in this Njutbar candle holder almost looks like mercury glass, and the mirrored finish reflects the flickering light. Made of glass and steel.

Price: $7.99 at IKEA, in stores only

Baltic Birch Marcel Backgammon Travel Set

For long, lazy weekends at home or away,
Photo Credit: Of a Kind

For long, lazy weekends at home or away, try this Baltic Birch Marcel Backgammon Travel Set. The case is stamped with a graphic block print, making it just as attractive closed as it is in use. It is 10 inches long and 8 inches wide when closed, opening to 10 by 16 inches.

Price: $130

More info: ofakind.com

Nachtmann Bossa Nova Chip & Dip/Cake Plate

Give two gifts in one with the Nachtmann
Photo Credit: Riedel/alexander feig

Give two gifts in one with the Nachtmann Bossa Nova Chip & Dip/Cake Plate. The 3-inch-high glass piece features a sparkling lattice design as a cake stand that can be turned upside down and used for chips and dip.

Price: $80

More info: riedel.com

Gourmand box set

For the hostess on your list: BoxFox's Gourmand
Photo Credit: Alexis Hatch

For the hostess on your list: BoxFox's Gourmand Box includes a measuring cup set, spice grinder, marble cheese board, Wendy Rowe's "Eat Beautiful" cookbook, Kolossos extra virgin Greek olive oil and unpaper towels by Dot and Army.

Price: $145

More info: shopboxfox.com 

Fireside Faux Fur Throw Blanket

Wrap someone special in this plush, 70-by-60-inch Fireside
Photo Credit: Anthropologie

Wrap someone special in this plush, 70-by-60-inch Fireside Faux Fur Throw Blanket. It comes in seven colors and is made from acrylic and polyester with a polyester backing. Dry clean only.

Price: $98

More info: anthropologie.com

Personalized Topographic 'Mapkins'

Is home where the heart is? Or did
Photo Credit: Hammacher Schlemmer

Is home where the heart is? Or did you leave it in San Francisco? No matter where your joy lies, these Personalized Topographic Map Napkins, featuring a U.S. Geological Survey topographic map of any U.S. address, make the perfect gift. The 17-inch-square cloth polyester "mapkins" are machine washable, and the print will never wear off.

Price: $59.95 for a set of four

More info: hammacher.com

UGG Doran Filled Euro Throw Pillow

Hand-knitted and made from soft, wool blend fibers,
Photo Credit: Bed Bath & Beyond

Hand-knitted and made from soft, wool blend fibers, the UGG Doran Filled Euro Throw Pillow is equally suited as a floor cushion or an oversized couch pillow. The 26-inch-square pillow is filled with polyester and is dry clean only.

Price: $99.99

More info: exclusively at bedbathandbeyond.com

DIY Ukulele Kit

Give that special music lover in your life
Photo Credit: West Elm

Give that special music lover in your life a handmade instrument with this DIY Ukulele Kit. The kit includes everything you need to build a fully functioning wooden uke, but decorating it and choosing what songs to learn is entirely up to you.

Price: $39

More info: westelm.com

Snake Bar Towel

This hand-embroidered towel features a graphic of a
Photo Credit: Will Gallagher

This hand-embroidered towel features a graphic of a snake on the front. The 16.5-by-23.5-inch linen towel works well in the kitchen, the bar or even in a guest bathroom.

Price: $24

More info: augustmorgan.com

Blossoms Aqua Ceramic Vase

Faux flowers or real ones, show them off
Photo Credit: Pier 1

Faux flowers or real ones, show them off with this blossom-adorned vase. It's 8.50 inches in diameter and 11 inches high.

Price: $39.95

More info: pier1.com 

Stoneware Pie Dish

Bake and serve your favorite apple pie, quiche
Photo Credit: Williams Sonoma

Bake and serve your favorite apple pie, quiche and more with this Stoneware Pie Dish. Set of three includes a small beaded-edge (9 1/4" diameter, 2" high; 4 1/4-cup capacity.), medium fluted-edge (10" diam., 2" high; 5-cup cap.) and large scalloped-edge (10 1/2" diam., 2" high; 6-cup cap.). Dishwasher safe.

Price: $59.95

More info: williams-sonoma.com 

Portable USB Vinyl Record Player

Take your music on the go -- whenever,
Photo Credit: Urban Outfitters

Take your music on the go -- whenever, wherever. This Crosley X UO Keepsake Wood AV Room Portable USB Vinyl Record Player is compatible with both Mac and PCs, features full-range stereo speakers and a belt-driven turntable. Also included: headphone jack, AC power adapter, RCA audio out; 3 speeds: 33 1/3, 45, 78 rpm.

Price: $169

More info: urbanoutfitters.com 

Himalayan Salt Tea Light Holder

Purify the air around you and eliminate negative energies
Photo Credit: Urban Outfitters

Purify the air around you and eliminate negative energies with this tea light holder made of solid Himalayan salt rock. Tealight candle not included.

Price: $12 (available online only)

More info: urbanoutfitters.com 

Nest's Pumpkin Chai Liquidless Diffuser

Fill a room with the smell of pumpkin
Photo Credit: Nest Fragrance

Fill a room with the smell of pumpkin chai with this liquidless diffuser, which uses oil-infused ScentSticks to release the fragrance. The sticks last up to 30 days and come in a custom-designed silver vessel.

Price: $60

More info: nestfragrances.com 

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