Top 10 Housewarming Gifts

We live in a world where you have to move more than at any other time in history. The world has changed; no longer do we stay at that one job for 30 years and reap the benefits of longevity. We move, and on average, Americans will move 11 times in their lives now. What this means for our friends and family is that there are a lot of opportunities to find new homes, jobs, and relationships than ever before. If you have a friend that has moved recently and you want to celebrate that with them, here are the top 10 housewarming gifts.

​Table of Comparison


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​​1. Should I Purchase a Gift? 

​​2. Where Can I Buy It?

​3. How Much Should I Spend?

​4. What Kinds of Gifts Do People Buy?

How We Created Our Top Ten List?

The products listed below have been reviewed based on their ability to endure, positive reviews, ease of purchasing and warranty if available. We want our readers to be informed about the best products available to them with options for any budget. This is an unbiased list of products we have put together for you based on reviews and customer satisfaction as well a uniqueness that will surprise the recipient of the housewarming gift.

Gifts For Anyone At Any Price Range

We will break down the reasons for each gift below to help you chose the perfect housewarming gifts for your loved one or friend.

  1. 1
    ​​Charming Wine Bag
  2. 2
    ​​Custom Cutting Board
  3. 3
    ​​Hand Calligraphy Return Address Stamp
  4. 4
    ​Home Is Wherever I'm With You Blanket
  5. 5
    ​Home Sweet Home Painted Wood Slice Sign
  6. 6
    ​Personalized Map Throw Pillow
  7. 7
    ​Chilly Mama Baking Soda Fridge And Freezer Odor Absorber & Freshener Holder
  8. 8
    ​Tea Forté TEA TASTING ASSORTMENT Presentation Box Tea Sampler
  9. 9
    ​Homesick S​cented Candle
  10. 10
    ​Stanley 94-248 65 Piece Homeowner's DIY Tool Kit

​10 Housewarming Gifts


Wine bags let the recipient of the gift know you wanted to polish off the gift with something special. This wine bag is designed and handmade in the U.S.A. It is made with unbleached linen fabric with twine to tie the bag closed and measure 14 inches by 6 inches. It comes in a beautiful off-white natural color with black text, and they are charming with any decor.

If you will be presenting a bottle of wine as a housewarming gift this wine bag will make it that much more special. It says to them that you cared enough to polish the gift off and make it more than just the wine. The person receiving the wine bag can then reuse it for another gift or re-purpose it as a decor item in their home. 

Custom Personalized Bamboo Cutting Board - Engraved Monogrammed for...
  • FREE ENGRAVING - And each one to cart separately at NO EXTRA COST
  • QUALITY - Genuine Bamboo Cutting Board
  • GREAT GIFT - Great for housewarming, couples, anniversary gifts and more


​​Newlyweds love to celebrate their new family and name joining. This is a wonderful handmade custom housewarming gift that says to them that you thought of their love for one another. They can display it on their kitchen wall or use it. It is made from durable high-quality wood stock that will last a lifetime.


​​We love this gift as it celebrates two things, the joining of names and families if this is a newly married couple as well as a new home. They will forever use your gift, and they will start right away by sending out thank you cards with the custom stamp you ordered for them. This is a gift that will be used countless times throughout their lives on birthday cards, birth announcements and will show the recipient of this gift that you really do care because you took the time to have something personalized just for them.


​​Handmade decorative lightweight throw made from undyed natural fiber cotton with several options for colors. This blanket measures approximately 70 inches by 38 inches. This would be a wonderful addition to any living room or bedroom for someone that loves to read and cozy up under a soft blanket with a book and a nice cup of tea. This gift lets the person know that you are thinking of them and that you care for them and their new journey.


​​Housewarming gifts should reflect the person. Does the person you are thinking of buying a housewarming gift for love the rustic and natural look of things? This wood slice sign is created on a natural piece of wood approximately 11-13 inches wide. Each wood slice is unique and different. The background and text are hand painted. The sign includes a self-leveling sawtooth hanger on the back for easy hanging. Because each wood slice sign is cut from a tree, the bark is intact on the outside. This makes a one of a kind and unique piece of artwork with all the imperfections of nature. What could be more charming than a "Home Sweet Home" sign hand painted just for them?


​This is an adorable gift for a couple that have overcome distance to be together in their new home. The pillow is personalized with a map of the United States, with two embroidered red hearts joined from locations of your choice. Celebrate the love and a new home of a couple by giving them a reminder of what they went through to be together and how important that is for them. They can place the pillow in their living room or bedroom as a reminder of your thoughtful gift. It is one of the more personal items in this housewarming gifts top 10 lists.

Chilly Mama Baking Soda Fridge And Freezer Odor Absorber & Freshener...
  • Fun and cute refrigerator refresher; just fill with baking soda and let Chilly-Mama do the work
  • Keeps your fridge smelling fresh for months; eliminates odors so foods taste fresher longer
  • Replacement indicator shows when it's time to replace the unit, ensuring fresh foods are always protected


​This is a fun and cute refrigerator refresher. You simply fill with baking soda, and it keeps your fridge smelling fresh for months and eliminates odors, so foods taste fresher longer There is a replacement indicator showing when it's time to replace the unit, ensuring fresh food. The Chilly Mama Oder Absorber is reusable and dishwasher safe so you don't have to have open boxes of baking soda that could make a mess in your fridge. This is a kitschy gift for the person who has everything and love fun and silly kitchen gadgets. They will have a laugh over it but will also find it very useful in everyday life, making it perfect on this housewarming gifts list.  

Tea Forté TEA TASTING ASSORTMENT Presentation Box Tea Sampler,...
  • TEA TASTING ASSORTMENT with ten varieties of our most popular tea blends - Black Currant, Earl Grey, Green Mango Peach,...
  • DIVERSE, SUBTLE FLAVORS from only the finest whole tea leaves in the world, blended with aromatic fruits, spices and...
  • DELIGHTFUL TEA GIFT SET offers a variety of premium gourmet teas, a most welcomed hostess gift or gift for tea lovers


​​Do you have a friend that is a tea lover that has just moved into their first apartment or house? This is the ultimate tea collection! The Tea Forte' assortment includes ten varieties of their most popular tea blends, making it a unique item to be included in this housewarming gift list- Black Currant, Earl Grey, Green Mango Peach, Jasmine Green, White Ambrosia, White Ginger Pear, African Solstice, Chamomile Citron, Ginger Lemongrass, Raspberry Nectar are all part of this gift. The tea is crafted from the finest whole tea leaves and blended with aromatic fruits, spices and herbs. It comes in an embossed pattern gift box with a satin ribbon. Inside the lid is a tea tasting menu with blend descriptions. They will thank you as they sit in their new space enjoying the taste and smells of a hot warm mug of amazing tea.

Homesick Candle Scented, Idaho
  • Scents of spruce needles, melting snow, sandalwood, cinnamon and amber evoke the cool, clean smell of Idaho's snowy caps...
  • 60-80 hour burn time
  • All natural soy wax


​​Could there be a more perfect housewarming gifts item for this list? Do you have a friend that just moved away to a new home? Surprise them with a candle that reminds them of home. The company has candles available for every state, many cities and even different countries conveying all sorts of scents and even holiday candles. Homesick candles make candles that are unique and hand poured for a special gift. This is a wonderful way to share nostalgic memories. They consider scent the strongest sense associated to memories. Why not tell the recipient of this gift how much they mean to you by sharing a lovely memory and why this candle made you think of it?

STANLEY 94-248 65 Piece Homeowner's DIY Tool Kit
  • ERGONOMICALLY DESIGNED: Ratchet handles are ergonomically designed and have an easy-to-use, thumb-operated...
  • SOCKET AND EXTENSION LOCK: Sockets and extensions remain locked onto the drive until disengaged with an easy-to-reach,...
  • SOCKET FEATURES: Sockets feature Max-Drive design, a unique radius corner design that provides 15% more torque than...


​​If you have a friend that does not own any tools and just moved into their first home then the Stanley 94-248 65 Piece Homeowner's DIY Tool Kit is a great quality tool set with everything they need.

This 65-piece set that includes: one 13-ounce hammer, one 16-foot tape rule, one 18mm snap-off knife, one level, one long nose and one slip-joint pliers, one Phillips screwdriver, one standard tip screwdriver, eight SAE and eight metric hex keys, one 1/4-inch round-head ratchet, eight SAE 1/4-inch sockets, one 1/4-inch spinner handle, one 1/4-inch bit holder, and 30 bits. It is perfect for this housewarming gifts list for setting up someone in their own home.

​​How Did We Find These Housewarming Gifts?

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We researched what people like to begin our search. People like things that are useful or handmade. Something that brings meaning to them or links them with a nostalgic memory seems to be most popular. Moving into a new home, or even your first new home is exciting but can also be overwhelming and even a bit scary. Something as simple as a small gift is a comforting momento that tells them that they matter, and they have a friend that cares for them.

It is very important to know they have a friend to turn to in the future. They know that you care about them and were thoughtful enough to think of them during this time in their lives. Whether the person is moving away to a new home or just moving across town, let them know you are thinking of them. Housewarming gifts are meant to give the person a feeling of home, even if it doesn't feel like home to them yet.