House warming gift essentials

    25th September, 2019

Moving it tough. Wether you're helping move bags of clothing, the new neighbor, or just got invited to the after-party, show up with something useful from this list of housewarming essentials.

We want you to be the best house guest ever! That's why we've come up with a list of the most essential housewarming gift ideas to help celebrate all of that post-PIVOTing the couch and countless trips up the stairs.

Vitamix Explorian Blender

Dope blender. I pureed soup to a velvety texture in 30 seconds. Then made a lemon slushy. Super easy to clean, assemble. Fits under kitchen cabinet.

Vitamix is the dream of every cook. Gift this to a friend for their house warming or wedding party. Its 48-ounce container is ideal for blending medium batches for small family meals. The Vitamix E310 Explorian Blender provides 10 variable speeds, and its cutting blades guarantee a consistent blend every time. It’s sturdy and comes in 3 different colors. Its self-cleaning technology pleases even the laziest person you love.

Philips Wake-Up Light Alarm Clock

Product arrived within specified time frame. It is as described and works great. It has helped me with my sleep and waking routines!

A fantastic gift choice, the Philips Wake-Up Light Alarm Clock with Colored Sunrise Simulation and Sunset Fading Night Light, White (HF3520) is a light therapy lamp that wakes the user up with a natural sunrise alarm. This light alarm clock improves sleep, energy, and well-being with the dimming sunset and sounds and the colored sunrise simulation.

Smeg 4 Slot Toaster Pastel Blue

Is your friend getting married? Does she love retro style? Then this is a great gift for her wedding or house warming. The Smeg 4 Slot Toaster Pastel Blue TSF03 is not a regular toaster. It includes a multi-functional interface with dual independent toasting controls, features such as reheat, defrost, bagel function, as well as 6 different browning levels. Its gorgeous pastel blue color gives any kitchen counter an authentic 1950s vibe.

Crosley Manchester Entertainment Center Stand

I love the wood and while I would love another (or 2 or 3) of the wire brackets just to keep my records more upright, this is excellent. I am really pleased. It has stood up to my wild 3 year old and a robo-vac bumping into it. I would buy this again.

The Crosley Manchester Entertainment Center Stand, Paprika is a lovely gift idea, especially for a friend who has a vinyl collection. This center stand has handcrafted hardwood veneers with a hand-rubbed Paprika finish. It can be assembled quickly, and the wire record slots works as accessible storage for a large number of records.

Staub Cast Iron Round Cocotte

I love my Staub! I use it so much more than I thought I would. It's spendy, sure, but so worth it. I've had mine for about a year now and I use it for everything from soups and stews to chicken and roasts....and the list is growing.

The Staub Cast Iron Round Cocotte 5.5-quart is a sturdy and versatile medium sized Dutch Oven. The cast iron possesses exceptional heat-retaining qualities, so the pot heats evenly throughout. It is also oven safe up to 900F without lid. The lids are oven safe up to 500F. The Staub Cast Iron Round Cocotte works great as a wedding or house warming party gift .

Menu 4801539 Sweeper and Funnel, Black

It's a simple and beautiful piece of design and it makes me enjoy the mundane sweeping under our dining table (we have three kids) just a little bit more.

The Menu Sweeper and Funnel, Black looks beautiful and is super useful. It features a hollow handle that acts as a funnel when disposing of waste, and a brush that fits inside the handle for compact storage.

Le Creuset Dutch Oven

I love the way this Dutch oven cooks. This product keeps the heat in so well I can cook at a lower temp. The Dutch oven saves time, money. The food you prepare will be delicious the meat will be tender. The flavors in your food will be enhanced.

Le Creuset Dutch Ovens are a classic staple that add stunning color to any kitchen. These 7.25 quart pots are ideal for large quantities of any slow cooked meal, be it a casserole, stew or even a Tagine. They have large handles that provide a sure grip, even with oven mitts, and the exterior enamel resists chipping and cracking. This will last for years on your friend's stovetop.

Boraam 33511 Zebra Series Alborg End Table, Rich Walnut

Love my table. We use it mainly just to fill some space in the room. Very impressed with how sturdy it is. Not super complicated to put together. My favorite place for me and my daughter to play video games and color :)

The Boraam Zebra Series Alborg End Table, Rich Walnut is a great gift for a new house, or someone who needs an end table. This end table is made with a solid hardwood construction in rich walnut and features a zebra veneer design.

World Map Hemisphere Print in Black and White

Cute framed print exactly what I expected. Only hang-up, the nail hanger was upside down. I just put a new hanger on it which works fine.

People who like travel will love the World Map Hemisphere Print in Black and White. This vintage hemisphere global map is in black and white and is an elegant yet simple decorative item. It has a hand-applied gel coat on paper, mounted on a wooden, black frame

YETI Hopper Flip Portable Cooler

This is a great cooler. It kept my drinks cold for three days while in a cabin. Lasts about 1 day in the outdoors

Everyone who is into chilling outdoors needs an excellent cooler. The YETI Hopper Flip Portable Cooler makes a wonderful gift - it is super durable and portable, with a capacity of up to 12 cans plus ice. It features a 100% leak-proof HydroLok Zipper and the DryHide Shell, that is waterproof and resistant to mildew, abrasions, and punctures.

Baxton Studio Fiorenza White Plastic Armchair

These chairs look so great! I only needed one to use as a desk chair in my new office but we love them so much the second is being used as extra seating in the living room. Great versatile chair that can easily go from room to room over the years as your style changes.

Decoration fans will find the Baxton Studio Fiorenza White Plastic Armchair with Wood Eiffel Legs, Set of 2 makes a great gift. They are super elegant and extremely heavy-duty. The white molded plastic seat has a matte finish, and the straight wood legs have black floor protectors.

Breville Convection and Air Fry Smart Oven Air

Not only does this oven look great on the counter, it doesn’t take up too much space, and the versatility of this oven is amazing. And the new industrial design is timeless and will fit in with any style. I am a professional chef and this product delivers!

The Smart Oven Air by Breville is an amazing gift for a cook, a friend, and for anyone who’s getting married. This product offers 13 smart cooking functions, including air-fry and dehydrate. The super convection setting reduces cooking time by up to 30% but still gets food incredibly crispy. A perfect house warming or wedding gift.

Stadler Form Otto African Sapele Wood

Best fan I have ever found! It is quiet and beautiful! Three months later and I am still delighted! It looks beautiful and in our current heat wave it is a real plus!

Incredibly stylish, the Stadler Form Otto African Sapele Wood makes a lovely gift for anyone who likes to stay cool. This fan has wood and black stainless steel parts, designed by Carlo Borer and is produced in Switzerland, with hand-picked components.

NOVICA 260166 Domino' Wood Serving Bowl

The NOVICA 260166 Domino Wood Serving Bowl is an authentic, high-quality piece. An out-of-the-box gift for your friend’s house warming party, this serving bowl is made with cypress wood and cedar wood. It’s hand-crafted, so the wood grain, color, size and/or motif may vary slightly. Such a genuine gift! It’s also food safe.

Miele Electro+ Canister Vacuum Marine Blue

There are a lot of things I love about this Compact C2 Electro+ vacuum: -- Powerful suction -- The exhaust air smells fresh because of the HEPA filter -- The cord retract works every time -- It is lightweight, easy to throw around and maneuver in tight spaces -- Bag changes are fast and easy -- Compact size takes up less storage space -- Pleasant quiet sound

No more doubts about what to buy for your friend’s house warming party. Help your friend getting rid of that huge old vacuum cleaner. The Miele Electro+ Canister Vacuum is a compact vacuum cleaner, that takes up less storage space and is easier to carry around. An awesome gift for a house warming, the Miele Electro+ Canister Vacuum offers an air clean sealed system, is gentle on sensitive hard floors, and comes with a telescopic suction wand for the smallest places.

Wedgwood 40030731 Vera Moderne Serving Set

The Vera Moderne Serving Set has a sleek, simple shape and smoothly turned oval stem that feels just right in the hand. The 18/10 stainless steel 5-Piece Serving Set includes a Cake Server, Cold Meat Fork, Gravy Ladle, Pierced Tablespoon, and Tablespoon. The perfect addition to your friend’s flatware collection, this serving set is an excellent house warming or wedding gift.

Lagostina Martellata Hammered Copper Roaster

The Lagostina Martellata Hammered Copper Roaster is inspired by generations of passionate Italian cooking. With a beautiful hammered copper exterior and a stainless steel interior, the roaster brings together beautiful aesthetics and function. The Lagostina Martellata Hammered Copper Roaster is an excellent gift for your friend’s house warming.

KitchenAid KSM3316XHT Artisan Mini Stand Mixers

Great size, easy to use, fun machine for some great baking/cooking needs. Recommended.

Who has never wished for a KitchenAid stand mixer? This KitchenAid Artisan Mini Stand Mixer is stunning and makes a wonderful gift for a house warming or wedding party. It can be turned into a culinary center with over 10 available attachments, it’s easy to use and to clean, and has a powerful performance. What’s not to love?

Cuisinart Tri-Ply Copper Cookware Set

These pans have great temperature control, especially if you're on a gas range. All in all, very happy. Gorgeous set - like pieces of art. You can cook almost everything in the pans on the lowest heat and it gets very hot. The lids are gorgeous with a mirrored finish, and nope - not too thin or cheap at all. Overall a fantastic set.

Interested in getting your friend something beautiful AND useful? Then check the Cuisinart Tri-Ply Copper Cookware Set (8-Piece). This is an exquisite house warming gift. This cookware copper exterior heats and cools quickly for precise temperature control. It comes with a saucepan, a saute pan, a stockpot, 3 covers, and 2 different sized skillets. Its stainless steel lids and interior are gorgeous.

Echo Spot - Smart Alarm Clock with Alexa - Black

Small (~4") Echo device with excellent voice recognition, color touch screen and camera is perfect for small places like bed-side table or kitchen counter. Good sound and image quality for such a small device.

The Echo Spot - Smart Alarm Clock with Alexa is an Echo device designed to fit anywhere in your friend’s home. It has an incredible voice recognition system and provides manifold hands-free services that will surprise your friends. A gift that allows your friend to watch the news, see music lyrics, weather forecasts, listen to Audible audiobooks and more, is certainly memorable.

ChefSteps Joule Sous Vide

Think of this as: 1. A make-ahead meal appliance that doesn't suck. 2. The only way you'll want to reheat leftovers, from now on. 3. A new obsession where you'll try to figure out how to cook everything in your house with it.

Your friend is throwing a house warming party and you want your gift to be special. The ChefSteps Joule Sous Vide is a great treat for anyone who enjoys experimenting with different styles of cooking. The ChefSteps Joule is the smallest, sleekest sous vide tool available on the market. It’s controlled exclusively by a groundbreaking app that empowers sous vide veterans and novices by giving them the freedom to cook anywhere. Impress your friend and introduce them to this way of preparing food!

Miyabi Kaizen 7-Piece Block Knife Set

Amazing knives! This is a beautiful set of knifes. They hold a sharp edge better than any other knifes I have ever had.

The Miyabi Kaizen 7-Piece Block Knife Set is terrific a wedding gift or house warming present. Extremely sleek, these knives have authentic thin Japanese blades and are hand-honed using the three-step Honbazuke process. Made with VG10 super steel, the set includes a 3.5" vegetable knife, a 6" utility knife, a 8" chef's knife, a 9.5" bread knife, a 9" sharpening steel, kitchen shears, and bamboo block.

DAPU Pure Stone Washed Linen Duvet Cover Set

Amazing quality for the price. Very well made, strong elastic, lovely natural colour. I'm delighted with the quality and would recommend it. These are the best sheets I have ever slept on. They are so airy, and get softer after I washed it. The natural color is great too.

A 100% french natural linen duvet cover set, this makes a wonderful gift for a house warming, a wedding present, or for any friend who is on the brink of embracing adulthood. The DAPU Pure Stone Washed Linen Duvet Cover Set is made exclusively from high-quality French grown flax, naturally grown and processed without chemicals or additives, harvested in an environmentally friendly manner. Durable, elastic, and lovely, they are great antiallergenic sheets.

AARKE - Carbonator II

Awesome Bubble Machine! Very slim and sleek design. Beautiful Design and responsive Customer Support

Does your friend enjoy sparkling water? Then this is an excellent gift for their house warming. The Aarke Carbonator II is an elegant, slim, and compact sparkling water maker. The machine is designed with a gorgeous complete stainless steel enclosure. The Carbonator II will look beautiful for years on your friend’s countertop. The function is straightforward, and it requires no batteries or electricity.

Char-Broil Liquid Propane Gas Grill

Great grill and amazing customer service.

The Char-Broil Performance TRU-Infrared 500 3-Burner Cabinet Liquid Propane Gas Grill is great for those with mid-sized grilling needs. Every household needs a decent grill, and this one is a great gift for your friend's house warming party. The Char-Broil Gas Grill has an enclosed cabinet to hide the tank and to provide additional storage of items such as wood chips, grill tools, sauces, rubs, and grilling tools.

Nespresso Lattissima Plus Espresso Machine

Highly Recommended ! We make 14+ drinks a day with this. This machine has been great. I’ve been using it for months and it’s been completely trouble free.

This is a must for any new kitchen. The Nespresso Lattissima Plus Original Espresso Machine is an excellent house warming or adulting gift. This is a smart coffee maker, where your friend can choose their favorite coffee or espresso drinks (3 milk and 2 coffee options) with a touch of a button on the illuminated control panel using Nespresso Original capsules. Its thermoblock heating system speeds cold-start heating time to seconds and maintains the optimal temperature to enjoy multiple single serve coffee instantly.

Dyson Humidifier, White/Silver

We've had this humidifier for about 4 months now with no problems. Easy to clean and definitely do not have to clean as often as a normal humidifier. Works wonderfully. The tank runs out of water every 10 hours or so. It would be nice to have larger capacity

This Dyson Humidifier is a blow of fresh air for any home. It has dual functionality, providing even humidification year-round with high-velocity air to cool the home on summer days. A great house warming gift or wedding gift choice, the Dyson humidifier kills 99.9% of bacteria before projecting mist and hydrated air into the room.

Breville Precision Brewer Coffee Maker

The build quality is great and the features are many Makes excellent coffee every time at every size Use the included cone filter insert and you will be pleased

The Breville Precision Brewer Coffee Maker with Thermal Carafe is a wonderful gift for coffee lovers. Is your friend house warming soon? If yes, then the Breville Precision Brewer is an excellent present! Its Steep & Release valve holds the water in contact with the coffee when small cup volumes are being brewed without the carafe in place, automatically.

All-Clad Stainless Steel Cookware Set

Gave this as a gift. After 6 months of use, recipient said it warrants a five-star rating. Purchase and don't look back!

The All-Clad D3 7-Piece Cookware Set is gorgeous stainless steel cookware set to have in any kitchen. It is dishwasher safe, and its construction consists of durable stainless steel encapsulating an aluminum core. This helps even heating throughout and consistent cooking results. The set makes a great wedding present or house warming gift, and includes a 10-Inch fry pan, a 3-Quart covered saucepan, a 3-Quart covered sauté pan, and an 8-Quart covered stockpot.

Breville The Barista Express Coffee Machine

Love this machine. Gives me enough options to play with to get the taste right. Makes a beautiful coffee. Makes great coffee. Easy to use and good looking kitchen item.

This brushed stainless steel coffee machine is dreamy. The Breville BES870CBXL, The Barista Express Coffee Machine, must be one of the best wedding gifts out there - besides being pretty, this machine is useful. It’s everything your friend needs to create a great espresso, from bean to cup.

Silky Velvet Tufted Button Back Accent Chair

They're comfortable, classy, and add a fun element to my room. Chairs arrived in excellent condition and look great. They look high quality, as there are no uneven seams or frayed fabric.

The Silky Velvet Tufted Button Back Accent Chair is such a lovely and comfy chair. This great gift makes a fantastic addition to anyone’s office, room or apartment. With soft foam, this chair isn’t only comfortable, but it’s also beautiful.

Libratone Zipp 2 Wireless Speaker with Alexa Integration

This is is by far the best value for your money. Not only does it sound fantastic, but the various inputs (Bluetooth, Airplay 2, AUX, USB) make this virtually future proof. Great speaker, excellent customer service

An acoustic reflector that sends full, rich sound in every direction the Libratone Zipp 2 Smart Wireless Speaker with Alexa Integration has a portable wireless design with 12 hours of battery time. An excellent gift for weddings, house warmings or birthdays, this speaker is integrated with Alexa voice assistant. It can have 5 preset playlists or radio stations which can be played with a simple tap on the touch interface.

Dyson V7 Trigger Cord-Free Handheld Vacuum Cleaner

Awesome for Cleaning Pet Hair from Carpet This handheld machine perfectly works with an extension wand for v7/v8. Soft roller cleaner head for v7/v8 also works well.

This cord-free, hassle-free vacuum cleaner is a very practical choice for a wedding or house warming gift. The Dyson V7 Trigger Cord-Free Handheld Vacuum Cleaner includes a mini motorized tool, a combination tool, and crevice tool. With a hygienic dirt ejector, this is a fantastic device for any house, especially one with pets. This vacuum provides up to 30 minutes of fade-free suction. 15 cyclones work together to capture fine dust and microscopic particles as small as 0.5 microns.

Portable Charcoal Grill

The Portable Charcoal Grill is a premium compact grilling option and a fantastic gift for grilled food lovers. Ignited manually, this grill has a durable porcelain enamel construction, an integrated storage tray and bamboo chopping board. The cool-touch carry handles allow anyone to move around this grill anytime.

Cuisincreativity Digital Glass Steamer

I can honestly say this is the best kitchen appliance I’ve ever bought. It’s great quality and very substantial in weight. It cooks food to perfection and really does makes vegetables taste so much better. Add in the health benefits of steaming over roasting and boiling, then it’s clearly a winner.

The Cuisinart STM-1000 Digital Glass Steamer, Stainless Steel is a thoughtful gift for friends or family members who love steamed, healthy food. This glass steamer comes with a powerful steam system and a 5L dishwasher-safe glass pot - the steaming tray is made of stainless steel and a 1L removable water tank. The 5 pre-programmed food settings are grains, seafood, poultry, vegetables, and manual.

Mr. Coffee Espresso and Cappuccino Maker

-It's attractive and takes up less space than a traditional coffee maker -easy to use -froths plant-based milks: soy, almond, coconut, flax, hemp, etc. VERY well! - makes coffee shop quality drinks very cheaply -better than keurig bc no k-cups and fancier drink options

The Mr. Coffee Espresso and Cappuccino Maker is brilliant for for coffee lovers! This fantastic birthday gift idea offers a semi-automatic 3-in-1 cappuccino maker, espresso maker, and latte maker. The control panel features the drink selections, and the automatic milk frother is totally trouble-free.

Anova Culinary Sous Vide Precision Cooker

1) Heats quickly. 2) Maintains temperature. 3) Accurate temperature (within 1F of my Thermopen. 4) Easy to see display. 5) Easy to attach. 6) The three foods I tried were cooked perfectly (chicken, a tri-tip, and soft boiled eggs).

The Anova Culinary Sous Vide Precision Cooker | Bluetooth is a fantastic gift for those who love to cook professionally at home. This precision cooker works when attached to any water-filled pot, and cooks food perfectly every time. This cooker connects to smartphones and notifies the cooker when the food is ready to be eaten.

KitchenAid Artisan Mini Series Stand Mixer

Does everyrhing we need it to do without taking up the space of a larger mixer it is also pleasently quiet. This one is just the right size for us. I love it. It performs exactly as I expected and the smaller size and lesser weight make it ideal for our kitchen. Seems to have plenty of power. Recommended.

Every house needs a KitchenAid mixer. The KitchenAid Artisan Mini Series Stand Mixer is a wonderful wedding gift, or welcoming gift for a new home. Its colors range from bold to understated: there's a Mini to match anyone's kitchen and style. This Mini is powerful enough for nearly any task or recipe, and is compatible with all attachments - dreamy, right?

Weber Gas Grill

Weber grills are expensive, but they seem to be worth it. Control knobs rotate a full 270 degrees rather than the typical 90 degrees for much better heat control.Comes to grilling temperature very quickly. Best grill I ever owned.

Any grill made by Weber is guranteed to be excellent quality and long lasting. This Spirit E-210 Weber Grill is compact enough to fit most backyards or city balconies. It has porcelain-enameled, cast-iron cooking grates that retain even heat and give great tasting results, and heavy duty caster wheels for easy mobility. A fantastic option for a wedding gift or a fancy house warming gift.

7 Piece Copper Pan Set

We finally upgraded to quality kitchenware and this set is amazing

Want your house warming gift to last in your friend's kitchen? Then the Copper Pans 7 Piece Set is an outstanding choice. The Mauviel's m' heritage collection is made of two traditional cooking materials: Copper and stainless steel. The copper exterior offers superior control, heats evenly and much faster than other metals; the stainless steel interior preserves the taste and nutritional qualities of foods, and is easy to clean. Made in Normandy, France, it comes with a lifetime guarantee against manufacturing defects and is legendary for its performance and beauty.

Vitamix Brushed Stainless Blender

Amazing, so happy with it. My family and I have been using it to make smoothies everyday and amazing ice cream too! Great speed and super smooth consistency. The best blender ever. Powerful enough to process everything I am throwing at it (nuts, ice, chickpea). The smoothies are very creamy. Highly recommend.

The Vitamix A3500 Brushed Stainless Blender is an extraordinary gift for any house warming. Perhaps one of the most useful house warming presents, this Vitamix has a convenient, under-cabinet profile that fits conveniently in kitchens of every size. It comes with five program settings: smoothies, hot soups, dips and spreads, frozen desserts and self-cleaning.

Lismore Essence Saucer Champagne Glass

These glasses are beautiful and larger that I thought they would be. They arrived in perfect condition, well packaged and protected in a Waterford Box.

Every house needs a good set of champagne glasses. The Lismore Essence Saucer Champagne Glass set comes with two clear, bright crystal glasses in a Waterford box. They can be given as a gift to friends and family on any occasion: birthdays, house warmings, wedding parties, anniversary or any other moment of celebration!

State Cashmere Pure Cashmere Fringe Throw Blanket

The fabric is lovely to feel and very warm for the weight. It is a good sized for covering legs and lap. Love cashmere, it is light but has plenty of warmth, great buy!

Who doesn’t love a delicate cashmere blanket? The State Cashmere Fringe Throw Blanket is an excellent gift for anyone who hates getting cold on their wedding day, or house warming. It’s made from 100% pure finest Inner Mongolian cashmere. This cashmere’s quality is supreme and authentic. It’s densely woven with the finest and long staple cashmere which provides best anti-pilling performance and an extremely warm and cozy feeling. This luxury cashmere blanket comes with an elegant black box to save you some time on gift wrapping.

Acme Lakelyn Serving Cart

Easy to assemble, great quaility and looks very nice and high-end with rose gld color! Looks great and glassy.

This is dreamy. Who wouldn’t like to show off with the Acme Lakelyn Serving Cart? It features a beautiful metal frame finished in gold and a top tray of glass. It’s lower mirrored shelf gives it glamorous appeal. The clear tempered glass top and mirror bottom are the ideal places for placing glasses, dishes or dining accessories. It can be rolled where it needs to be on its softer rubber wheels

Vista Alegre Porcelain Carrara Dinner Plate

This Reddot Award 2017 Winning porcelain plate set is enhanced with gold and hand painted elements. The plates are so pretty that it can be unclear if they are for food or display. The combination of porcelain and drawings inspired by the noble marble of Carrara creates the illusion that each piece of the set is interchangeable. A brilliant wedding or house warming gift.