6 Home Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

Shop for these unique finds.
North Shore Candle Co holiday
Photo: Courtesy of North Shore Candle Co.

Shopping for someone who loves their home can be fun. There are thoughtful gifts that suit their interests and practical presents that meet their needs. These six home gift ideas are appropriate for everyone on your list. 

island art by Nick Kuchar

Photo: Courtesy of Nick Kuchar

Travel Prints by Nick Kuchar

Local artist Nick Kuchar is known for his vintage-inspired travel art. Each of his prints highlight some of Hawaii’s iconic places such as Haleiwa, Manoa, Diamond Head and Kailua. A print, along with a frame, would make a great gift for someone who adores art and Hawaii. 

Live Beautiful Home wrapped presents

Photo: Aaron K. Yoshino

Kitchen Tea Towels or Utensils from Live Beautiful Home

For the chef or new homeowner in your life, consider kitchen tea towels or utensils from Live Beautiful Home. One can never have enough towels — and this Kailua-based store offers an array of modern designs. You can create a bundle set or tuck one around a bottle of wine and tie it together with a ribbon. 

North Shore Candle Co

Photo: Courtesy of North Shore Candle Company

North Shore Candle Co.’s Candle Set

For the friend who loves festive candles, North Shore Candle Co. offers delightful scents to fill their house. The Holiday Trio Set features Mele Kalikimaka (cinnamon, nutmeg and clove), Cranberry Pomegranate and Christmas Tree. The company’s candles are hand-poured and made with 100% vegan soy wax. 

terrascapes succulent pot

Photo: Courtesy of Momo Terrascapes 

Plant Arrangements by Momo Terrascapes

Momo Terrascapes arrangements can be found at local boutiques, home markets and garden shops, like Koolau Farmers. Each product is a specially made succulent or air plant that will surely add beauty to any space. Additionally, Momo Terrascapes is a locally owned shop run by mother and son. 

Coffee Table Books

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Coffee Table Books by Numerous Authors

Books for the coffee table make lovely holiday gifts, however, finding the right one isn’t always easy. These five coffee table books are great reads. There’s a photography book for your artistic uncle, a local cookbook for mom, an island-inspired interior design book for your chic friend and more. 

holiday puzzle by Surf Shack Puzzles

Photo: Courtesy of Surf Shack Puzzles

Surf Shack Puzzles

A puzzle from Surf Shack Puzzles guarantees fun for the whole family. The company even has holiday-themed puzzles for you to choose from. Surf Shack Puzzles is a woman-run and family-owned business that designs puzzles with 100% recycled materials.


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