Looking for gift ideas for the person who loves homewares? Luckily, the city centre is home to fabulous stores in this space, and we've got some great gift ideas from each! From excellent new coffee table books to cushions (because let's face it, one can never have enough), vases and more, get inspired with these thought starters now.

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Fleur Embroidered Cushion, $109  | Gorman

For the loved one who loves adding a pop of colour to their spaces at home, gift this fun cushion featuring an exclusive Gorman print. Pair with other bold prints or it is also great on its own as a statement piece. Buy here now

Flox Picnic Blanket, $99 | Shut The Front Door 

This stunning FLOX picnic blanket will make the person you are gifting this to the king or queen or outdoor gatherings this summer! It comes with a removable shoulder strap and has a waterproof lining. Buy here now

Celebration Trio Gift Set, $64.95 | Ecoya

This limited edition gift set will keep on giving months after it is received and includes a natural soy wax Mini Celebration Candle, Hand Cream and 30mL Room Spray all fragranced in White Musk & Warm Vanilla. Buy here now

White Wine Cooler, $89.90 | Flo & Frankie

Designed in New Zealand, this is not your typical wine cooler. Great for keeping your wine at the perfect temperature for up to six hours so when it's time to entertain, you can forget having to walk to the fridge for a top up. Buy here now

Otto Vase, $49.90 | Città

Traditional glass-blowing techniques were used to create this unique gift that will add colour and texture to any space. It makes a unique art piece with or without flowers and was designed in Cittàs New Zealand studio. Buy here now

Metal bird - Kotare and Baby, $87 | Creative & Brave

This gorgeous Kotare (kingfisher) outdoor artwork will make the cutest new addition to the garden this summer, and due to the popularity of these artworks by Phil Walters is available in many other designs too.  Buy here now

Axel Vervoordt: Wabi Inspirations, $98 | Wonder Journal 

The perfect new coffee table addition, this book celebrates Wabi-Sabi, a Japanese concept that derives from simplicity and authenticity. Be inspired to value the beauty of imperfection and the elegance in natural materials and scan the pages that feature interiors that are inspired by these philosophies. You'll learn how to create calm, peaceful spaces in which beauty is distilled to its purest form. Buy here now.

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Last updated: 01 December 2023