Ultimate House and Home Holiday Gift Guide

Turn a house into a home this summer

This year many of us have spent more time in our own four walls than ever before. Many Australians have been in lockdown for weeks, on social restrictions or homeschooling. This year, more than ever, it has become imperative to have a cozy home you feel comfortable and happy in and don’t need escaping from.


An old saying says, ‘a house is made of wood and stone but only love can make a home.’ No matter if you are a real hermit or have to quarantine or social distance, we can help you find some beautiful gifts for the home for yourself or those friends needing an interior home face lift.


Adding to someone’s home is a gift

Helping someone you care about to create a home is a wonderful gift idea for the upcoming holiday season. Homewares are an elegant present for any housewarming party or an intimate gift for a Christmas get-together.


Here at Gifts Australia, we care for you and your comfort. We know how important it is to many of you to order from the safety of your own couch and get surprises for loved ones delivered to your doorstep. We also know the best housewarming gift ideas for home decoration to help you find a beautiful present for the upcoming holiday season.


We are THE problem solver for gift giving nightmares and love helping others to tie off loose ends. Browse the Gifts Australia online gift store and let us help you get your Christmas list all ticked. Everyone in your family will go home with a huge smile on their face and a stunning homeware item under their arm.


This is the ultimate house and home holiday gift guide:

Homewares gifts for a girlfriend

Cuddly blankets and throw rugs are the most important items when it comes to comfort in a house. The Tanami Chestnut Throw Rug by Bambury is all that and more. Luxurious knitted cotton makes this the perfect gift for home styling enthusiasts.


Trying to find the ideal gift for your better half just after moving in together can be tricky. But why not use the opportunity and choose an elegant and stylish bohemian gift for your new home for Christmas? The Mara Hanger by Rogue adds a slash of style to any room. This piece is ideal for succulents, hanging vines and more to create your own bliss.


Great indoor plant decor ideas


Homewares gifts for wife

She deserves a little break if anyone does. Spoil your wife with a gift from the multi award-winning skincare range from L’Occitane and their exquisite shea butter hand and foot gift set. This luxury skincare gift will be guaranteed to become her new favourite home pampering item to nourish and protect her skin.


Why not go all out and enjoy a Moet with Australian Chocolates and Nuts Hamper together? The holidays are finally here and you both need a break together. A night alone with some world-class champagne and Australia’s best treats is the perfect romantic Christmas evening for two.

Romantic gift hamper

New home presents for a sister

Brighten your sister’s day with an aromatic highly scented candle that is pure juicy, citrus sweet delight to add a touch of freshness and summer zing to her home. The Clementine Honey Highly Scented Candle is a personal homeware gift that is always appreciated.


It’ll be hot, it’ll be sweaty, and what will everyone long for the most? Ice-cream, that’s right. The Ice-Cream Maker from Davis & Waddell is a fun and functional gift for the home that the kids will love.


Home Icecream Maker


Beautiful homewares for Mum

Convenience is key and after decades of looking after everyone and cleaning the house, organising the family calendar and driving everyone around, Mum deserves a time-out. The Felt Bedside Pocket is the ultimate comfort gift for home to keep her reading materials, remotes and other bedside necessities organised.


Surprise Mum with a very unique holiday gift this season with the Urban Greens Culinary Flowers Grow Kit. From now on, every meal will look even more stunning as she will learn how to grow and add edible flowers to any plate.


Edible Flowers Kit


Homewares Gift Ideas for Dad

The Laguiole French-made Olive Wood Serrated Steak Knives are a wonderful addition to Dad’s cooking essentials. Featuring hand craftsmanship with traditional French manufacturing, these timber handled knives and knife block will make a long lasting gift with traditional beauty. This gift will bring joy to the table for years to come.


A great present for whiskey lovers is the beautifully crafted Fine Foods Whiskey Flight Set. Share a drink in style or showcase a range of spirits—this set is going to impress any Dad. Why not pair this with our brand-new Glenmorangie Your Way Hamper? A great way to really treat your father and have something to test the new bar glasses with.


Whiskey Glasses Gift Set


Home Décor gifts for a boyfriend

The Glass Cocktail Shaker Set is a suave addition to your boyfriend’s home bar setup and will absolutely shake up his Christmas. This fancy gift is ideal for those who love to host dinner parties and appreciate the finer things in life.


Going to the pub hasn’t always been possible this year. Sharing a round of beer with mates was even too difficult to organise with restrictions being tight. What if he could just make his own home-brewed beer and enjoy it in his own four walls? The Brew It Yourself Lager Kit is a satisfying gift for him any time of the year.

Home Brew Kit Gift

Home & Outdoor gifts for brothers

Is your brother itching for a trip away? Having a quick weekend trip away from the house and work can be just as important as a long holiday. Why not help him create a home away from home? The ‘Fifty Places to Camp Before You Die’ Hardcover book paired with the Portable Lantern and Wireless Speaker are the ultimate camping gifts for life’s adventurers making a home on the road.  


For the wine-loving brother in the tribe the Academy Orwell Leather Wine Rack would be a lovely surprise gift this season. It fits nine bottles and has been beautifully crafted from iron and leather.


Unique Wine Rack Gift


Homewares gift ideas for husbands

The silly season starts with summer and what is better than a new Maverick Barbecue Tool Set to get his grill on? Perfectly packed in a durable aluminum case, this heavy-duty set comes with 18 pieces to cook up a feast.


The World’s Best Knife Sharpener by AnySharp keeps all your knives in great shape, so the hubby can chop, cut and carve for years to come. This amazing kitchen gadget uses suction to attach to a table or countertop.


Best Knife Sharpener


Explore what we have to offer

So many homeware gift ideas and only a few people to choose for. Now is the right time to set a budget, write a list and start browsing our home decorations to be ready in time for the holiday season. To help you with your decision, we offer FREE Australia-wide delivery for all orders over $99 and FREE shipping to Australian addresses for select items.


Home is where your heart is. Fill a home with love, if it’s your own or someone you care about. Gift-giving during the holidays is always the best way to show someone they are close to your heart. We are here to help you find the perfect present delivered to your door in plenty of time for Christmas.




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