Seashell Cheese Knives
Give her a gift that’s sure to inspire a mood board filled with exotic locales for her upcoming honeymoon. This set of three seashell cheese knives is courtesy of Aerin Lauder’s new home collaboration with Williams-Sonoma, and showcases Lauder’s relaxed approach to entertaining. Crafted from stainless steel blades and natural seashells, she’s sure to enjoy this gorgeous trio for years to come.
To buy: $40, williams-sonoma.com.
Fleece Throw Blanket
This cozy fleece throw blanket will serve a dual purpose when she’s snuggling up on the sofa with her newly betrothed—or stargazing from her backyard. The contrasting strap is detachable for her convenience, and the generous dimensions (60” x 71”) will ensure nobody’s toes are peeking out from underneath.
To buy: $49, urbanoutfitters.com.
Classic Heart Waffler
Whether she’s on the brink of an anticipated late shift at work or simply wants to sleep in the next morning, she can give her fiancÃ©e a not-so-subtle hint by leaving this heart-shaped waffle maker on the counter the night before. A tone alert will ensure the waffles are cooked to perfection, while the nonstick coating makes cleanup a breeze.
To buy: $50, bedbathandbeyond.com.
Marble + Wood Geometric Objects
Present these attractive statement objects as a solo gift or as part of a pair. She’ll surely appreciate the instant pop of style it gives to even the most barren of bookshelves. When not anchoring the soon-to-be newlyweds’ burgeoning collection of coffee table books, it can cap a set of stray papers to make even bill-paying look like a work of art.
To buy: From $39, westelm.com.
Petalpress Pie Dish
This hand-painted dish will turn her grandmother’s beloved apple pie recipe into a company-worthy presentation. In addition, it can adorn her new kitchen’s gallery wall when not in use. Each individual dish features a unique array of watercolor paints and is dishwasher and microwave safe for the utmost in ease.
To buy: $42, anthropologie.com.
“Santa Cruz’n” Spray Roses
For a thoughtful treat she can enjoy right at her shower, this bunch of spray roses wrapped in rustic kraft paper is sure to please. Each “bouq” is shipped directly from a selected sustainable farm or florist (this pick comes from Farmer Paul in California) and can arrive as early as the next day for the procrastinators among us.
To buy: From $50, bouqs.com.
Bodum Chambord Copper Coffee Press
For the woman who is never without her morning (or afternoon, or evening…) cup of joe, this French press reflects the modern resurgence of copper-themed cookware and fixtures and makes for a perfect gift. A stainless steel filter system and heat-resistant glass beaker guarantee a delicious cup time and time again.
To buy: $43, amazon.com.
Lillian Brass Metal Lantern
Despite its diminutive size, this brass metal lantern packs a punch in both the lighting and dÃ©cor departments. She’ll enjoy backyard entertaining with one placed in the center of her dining table or clustered together in a set of three for a more dramatic statement. It can also be strung between trees with the attached metal loop.
To buy: $30, crateandbarrel.com.
Philosophy Here Comes the Bride Set
Pamper your favorite bride-to-be with this gift set of petite favorites. She’ll find four of Philosophy’s bestselling soaps and moisturizers, plus a single use micropeel to ensure her skin looks its best for her most important moment. At this affordable price, you can splurge on two sets for a girls’ day of relaxation to rival the fancy spa.
To buy: From $27, amazon.com.
Fouta Bath Towels
Let her take a taste of the Mediterranean home from her honeymoon with these striped Turkish-inspired towels. The color palette of blues, grays, and neutrals will match any bathroom dÃ©cor and the looped terrycloth will quickly wick away moisture despite feeling relatively lightweight. These towels ship via FedEx Ground, so put this gift on your high-priority list.
To buy: From $8, serenaandlily.com.
Moroccan Glass Cups
These pretty etched glass cups—handmade in Morocco—are sold individually for a custom-colored gift suited to any kitchen or dining room dÃ©cor. At a little less than four inches tall, they are also perfectly suited as votive holders during her next cocktail party or girls’ night in.
To buy: $11 each, abchome.com.
Marble Wall Clock
In an era of instant gratification, there’s something oddly satisfying about an old-fashioned wall clock. Add in a marble pattern and a graphic slash of pastel for a chic, yet practical gift for her marital home. Each clock is handcrafted from high-impact plexiglass and features your choice of pastel primary colors and either black or white face and hands.
To buy: $45, lachichomedecor.etsy.com.
Maison Blanc Petite Decorative Tin Candle
Don’t let this candle’s petite size fool you; this miniature addition to Voluspa’s classic Maison Blanc collection is just as fragrant. Featuring the brand’s signature coconut wax blend and housed in a convenient tin vessel (and lid) for easy transport, she’ll love popping this into her overnight bag to set the mood during a quick weekend getaway.
To buy: $8, nordstrom.com.