Gifts for New Home Owners, New Parents, and Recent Grads
Paint Can Ice Bucket
Bet the new home owners had an ice bucket on their wedding registry; bet it wasn’t half as appropriate as this one.
To buy: $38, anthropologie.com.
Mr. Fix-It-Antimicrobial Wound Rescue
If they’re ready to tackle any home repair that awaits, this first-aid antibacterial ointment is essential for on-the-job mishaps.
To buy: $20, getjackblack.com.
New digs, new things to organize. These clever and cute silicone toppers clearly distinguish keys.
To buy: $13 for a set of three, animicausa.com.
Hable Holiday Doormat
For the new home owners who thought of everything but the front-door decor: a dash of whimsy for the threshold.
To buy: $38, garnethill.com.
A competitive game one minute; a decorative tabletop accessory the next.
To buy: $50, cb2.com.
Paperwink Rubber Address Stamp
Make it official with a personalized tool that will come in handy, well, until they move.
To buy: $22, paperwink.com.
Cube Artisan Foods Four Cheese Mac and Cheese
New parents will be forever grateful for a package that arrives on their doorstep filled with Cheddar, Havarti, Gouda, and Swiss. Simply unwrap individual servings, heat, and indulge in the gooey goodness.
To buy: $6 each, cubemarketplace.com.
Letterpress Subliminal Prints
A charming letterpress print to hang in the nursery, with a message intended for the little one.
To buy: $35, shop.sycamorestreetpress.com.
HTML for Babies
For the new parents who really want their child coding by kindergarten.
To buy: $10, thinkgeek.com.
Spotted Snowflake Eye Mask
New mama needs a time-out: This soft angora eye mask is the secret to getting shut-eye during the brightest hours of the day.
To buy: $26, madewell.com.
For the newly minted grad/member of the workforce living with Mom and Dad: the new-and-improved beer koozie for the commute home.
To buy: $2.50 for six, shop.shipley-halmos.com.
Young grads can slip a photo into this bank to inspire them to save for a first apartment, a new car, or whatever else they set as a goal.
To buy: $20, urbanoutfitters.com.