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The Best Housewarming Gifts From Simons, Indigo, Amazon And More

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Know someone that's moving but you have no idea what to get them?

We rounded up a list of housewarming gifts that we think anyone who moved to a new city or a new apartment would love. A lot of these items are things your friend might not think to buy for themselves or are hesitant to splurge on.

Untamed Textures Rug

Simons

Price: $20

Details: You can get them this welcome rug that they can use anywhere, from their front door to their kitchen. It's made of 100% cotton weave, so it would even work as a shower mat.

$20 On SIMONS

Set of 4 Coasters With Caddy

Indigo

Price: $29.50

Details: These beautiful coasters are made of real marble and have the weight to prove it. They're a simple luxury that'll also help protect tabletops from scratches and water rings.

$29.50 On INDIGO

Main Plates

Our Place

Price: $65

Details: Help them build up their tableware collection with these gorgeous hand-painted porcelain plates from Our Place. They're stackable and safe for use in the dishwasher or microwave.

$65 On OUR PLACE

Keurig K-Mini Single Serve Coffee Maker

Price: $79.99

Details: This coffee maker is great for someone who just moved into a space with a small kitchen but still wants to be able to get their caffeine fix at home. It comes in grey, black, red and mint, which is so Insta-worthy.

$79.99 On KEURIG CANADA

Housewarming Candle

Bellini Bubbles Beauty

Price: $29.21+

Details: Add a little humour to your typical candle gift with this hand-poured soy piece. The BelliniBubblesBeauty shop on Etsy has over 70 scents to choose from, so you can select the aroma that best suits your friend's style.

$29.21 From ETSY CANADA

Umbra Glo Frame

Indigo

Price: $19

Details: Print out one of your favourite photos of your BFF and gift it with this cool photo frame that glows! It can also double as a nightlight or even a note board if you throw in some dry erase markers.

$19 On INDIGO

You've Got This Mug

Indigo

Price: $14

Details: If your buddy broke their favourite mug during the move, you can always get them a new one. Pair it with some tea to complete the gift bag. Make sure to check out the other designs, too!

$14 On INDIGO

Recycled Knit Throw Blanket

Indigo

Price: $59.50

Details: This comfy throw is perfect for anyone who loves chilling on the couch or staying extra warm in bed. It has the texture and feel of a knit sweater, so it can add a touch of coziness to their space.

$59.50 On INDIGO

Bathtub Caddy Tray

Amazon Canada

Price: $38.79

Details: If their new place comes with a tub, this adjustable bamboo caddy would make the perfect accessory. It has handy slots for a wine glass, candle, tablet (or book) and a phone.

$38.79 On AMAZON CANADA

Set of 3 Rectangular Lacquer Trays

Indigo

Price: $39.50

Details: Give the gift of stylish storage with these stackable lacquer trays. Your friends can configure them around however they want in their space or stack them up.

$39.50 On INDIGO

Pineapple Essential Oil Diffuser

Amazon Canada

Price: $39.99

Details: A pineapple is a symbol of hospitality, and this essential oil diffuser version will never go bad. It also doubles as a night light that cycles through seven different colours.

$39.99 On AMAZON CANADA

Mason Cash Innovative Baker’s Spoon With Jar Scraper

Indigo

Price: $15

Details: This genius wooden spoon tool is perfect for any baking aficionado since it has quick measuring marks and a jar scraper on the end.

$15 On INDIGO

Indoor/Outdoor Round Lounge Pillow

Indigo

Price: $29.50

Details: Help friends spruce up their new outdoor space with this inflatable pouf that can be used as either a footrest or an extra seat. Throw a tray on top and it'll become a table. So versatile!

$29.50 On INDIGO

 Queen Size Super Soft Bed Sheets

Amazon Canada

Price: $29.99

Details: It never hurts to have a spare set of sheets and these affordable ones will totally come in handy. This set comes with one flat sheet, one fitted sheet and two pillowcases in a variety of different colours and sizes.

$29.99 On AMAZON CANADA

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