13 Home-Enhancing Holiday Gifts

Looking for that special something for that special someone? You need look no further. We’ve put together a roundup of great gifts to enrich home, hearth and happiness.

1. For the memory keeper:

This high-fashion frame features butterflies delicately perched on its edges.

Michael Aram Butterfly Gingko easel frame (Find it in New Jersey at Hamilton Jewelers in Princeton or Chelsea Gifts in Shrewsbury. There is a Michael Aram pop-up store in the Short Hills Mall through January 31.)

2. For that guacamole-loving friend:

How much fun is this table lamp?

Hommes Studio Avocado table lamp 

3. For the coziness craver:

Curl up with a good book beneath this comforting weighted blanket.

Therapedic blanket (Find it in New Jersey at Bed Bath & Beyond locations.)

4. For the design devotee with a penchant for puzzles:

This jigsaw puzzle features various types of floor tile.

Talking Tables Worldly Wise floor puzzle

5. For the go-getter with pizzazz:

A riot of colorful patterns and (optional) tassels on this duffel make it a piece of art at home or on the go.

SmithHönig Sebra Stripe Modern Travel Bag

6. For the pal who shops local:

These handy bags celebrate the Garden State.

Maptote Wine Tote and Grocery Tote

7. For the friend who extols the wonders of winter:

This set of candles has an icy charm.

Kosta Boda Inc. Snowball votives (Find it in New Jersey at Bloomingdale’s locations.)

8. For the entertainer:

These stemless glasses are made from stainless steel and copper.

Uncommon James Home Appellation stemless wine glasses

9. For the techie with a sense of wonder:

This sculpture features a metal ball that rolls through the sand creating and erasing patterns.

10. For the creative chronicler:

These notebooks come in a variety of colors that aren’t white.

Nuuna Not White L notebooks

11. For the nature lover who likes to set a mood while saving the planet:

This company donates 5% of the proceeds from its candles to The Trust For Public Land.

Outdoor Fellow Cedarwood + Lavender candle


12. For the pet parent with a fondness for felines:

This book features the author’s Burmese cat posing for and “commenting” on photos.

Mr. Waffles Loves Design by Lisa S. Roberts

13. For the style maven who appreciates the best in interior design:

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