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    31 Housewarming Gifts From Target You Basically Can’t Go Wrong With

    Thoughtful things to gift anybody who recently bought a home or moved to a new space.

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    1. Platters and Boards, a cookbook that'll make it easier than ever to whip up perfect, casual snacks when guests come to visit.

    The cover of a book with a charcuterie board

    Promising review: "Super excited about this one! I have a recent passion for charcuterie and prepping boards together for gatherings. In the beginning of the book it gives all the best tips on what tools to use, what kind of boards, putting together spreads, as well as how you should pair together the different foods together (ie. no more than two-three cheeses, but a hard cheese, a soft cheese, etc.) This book also revolves more around a vegetarian but does give a suggested meat for those who can't go without. It's the best of both worlds. Every 'recipe' has an associated image and a recipe for an additional part of that particular board. My entertaining game just went to a whole new level!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $17.39

    2. A refillable spray bottle cleaning kit to get sparkly, clean windows while reducing waste and letting all that natural light pour in. Plus, it can be used to clean your cellphone, mirrors, and more.

    A models hand wiping down a bathroom mirror while using the spray bottle

    It comes with a spray bottle and a concentrated refill. All you need is water to dilute the concentration.

    Price: $7.99

    3. A ceramic serving tray for making food look like it came from a fancy restaurant, instead of the pantry.


    Promising review: "All of the reactive glaze items in this Hearth & Hand series are beautiful. The colors all align well and may be mixed and matched effortlessly. This tray is used for a catchall in my hallway table." —Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99+ (available in two sizes).

    4. An aromatic candle to make any space smell like a tropical island.

    A light blue candle with a gold cover

    Promising review: "This candle is MAGIC! Spells just like volcano from Capri Blue but way cheaper! I live in an apartment and this candle alone feels my whole apartment with this amazing smell and guests always compliment it...." —Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99.

    5. A Mrs. Meyers lemon verbena-scented multi-surface cleaner, because with a new house comes lots of new places to clean.

    A lime green spray bottle

    Promising review: "Love this product. It smells fresh and clean and does not leave lines or any residue." —Target reviewer

    Price: $3.99

    6. A bottle of Mrs. Meyers hand soap in the same scent to go with it!

    A lime green soap pump

    Promising review: "I love the scent, so does my entire family! It is like lemony freshness, and the scent stays awhile, so it is very pleasant! Easy to use pump and great size. I will buy this again and again!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $3.99

    7. A garland with wooden beads and tassels that'll definitely add some boho vibes to the new space.

    Multi-colored pieces of yarn hanging from a string of beads

    Promising review: "Love this garland! It's really cute and fun and agree with the other review that the colors etc are all accurate! Definitely something cute to treat yourself because you deserve it!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $10

    8. A bottle of room spray to cover up the smell of fresh paint with the a fruity and floral scent. And since it's paraben- and phthalate-free, it's safe to spritz as much as you want around the house!

    A spray bottle filled with pink-colored liquid

    Price: $7.99

    9. A pair of kitchen towels for cleaning up spills and drying off dishes.

    Two kitchen towels, one in solid dark green and the other in light plaid green

    Promising review: "These are perfect for the kitchen. They are thick and soft. Very affordable!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $5.99 (available in three colors).

    10. Cocktails with a Twist, a cocktail recipe book that'll provide awesome ideas for creative twists on classic bevs, like the Manhattan. Just swap Irish whiskey for rye to make a totally new drink called the Blackthorn. This book is perfect if you like to shake up your cocktail routine.

    The cover of the book with an illustration of a cocktail glass

    Price: $12.89

    11. A versatile decorative basket to go with any style. Plus, it can be used as storage for odds and ends or as a planter.

    A white woven basket with leather handles

    Promising review: "Sturdy and I I love the leather handles. Perfect storage piece!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $16.99

    12. A cute tabletop picture frame that'll personalize any table or bookshelf. It's made of resin and wood, giving each one a unique look. And the square shape is perfect for framing beloved Instagram pics.

    A brown and white square frame with a beach photo inside

    Price: $15

    13. A beautiful compartmentalized glass tray to keep bits and baubles organized in style.

    A glass tray with three compartments and a copper finish frame

    Promising review: "So perfect I want another one!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $18.99

    14. A Counter Culture bag of beans for making a delicious cup of coffee each day at home.

    A purple and white bag of coffee beans

    Promising review: "Enjoyed this coffee. It really does taste fruity and chocolatey like the description says." —Target reviewer

    Price: $15.89

    15. A pack of Command hooks, because you can never have too many. And they don't damage walls—making them a great gift for renters.


    Each pack comes with six hooks and eight adhesive strips.

    Promising review: " Needed hooks that were narrow and removable. These are perfect." —Target reviewer

    Price: $5.99

    16. A colorful bird vase that'll brighten up any nook or cranny.

    A light blue vase with a white bird on it

    Promising review: "Cheerful and colorful. The textured surface makes it appear more expensive than it is. Love it!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $25

    17. A new game of Ticket to Ride to make game nights more of an adventure.

    Two models playing the colorful boardgame

    Play this game by building railways between cities. The player who creates the most routes and gets the most points wins.

    Promising review: "We love this game. It's easy to set up and learn and fun to play." —Target reviewer

    Price: $44.99

    18. A household tool kit for fixing things around the home. This kit can help with everything from hanging pictures to measuring the windows for blinds.

    A black plastic case filled with blue tools like a hammer, pliers, screwdriver, and more

    It comes with 38 essential tools including a screwdriver, scissors, pliers, hammer, and a carrying case.

    Promising review: "Bought this for my condo, has all the tools I needed to make quick fixes around it. Happy with the value." —Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    19. A cat mug to give as a housewarming gift to your friends who moved so their cat would have a bigger home to roam.

    A white ceramic mug with pink cats that says "Cat Person"

    Promising review: "Super cute mug for the cat person in your life. Opalhouse never disappoints!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $5.99

    20. And a mug for the dog lovers too, because dogs and coffee are man's best friends.

    A white ceramic mug with teal dogs that says "Dog Person"

    Promising review: "This mug makes me so happy! All the cute dogs on the mug, it's made well and it can go in the microwave! I have the pink "good morning gorgeous" one also and love it too! I was so lucky to grab this at the store as it was the last one and was hiding in the back! If you love dogs then you need this mug! :-)" —Target reviewer

    Price: $5.99

    21. A pizza baking set to make pizza nights more delicious and a delivery-free affair!

    A pizza on a place next to a pizza cutter wheel

    Comes with a pizza stone, pizza cutter, and serving holder.

    Promising review: "This pizza stone is easy to use and cooked our pizza evenly. It’s important to always put it in a cool oven, then preheat and it’s important to dry completely after washing. Doing those things will make it last for a long time. I’m very happy with ours!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $11.39

    22. A set of gold silverware that'll add the Midas touch to every meal.


    Each 20-piece set comes with four each of dinner forks, dinner spoons, dinner knives, salad forks and teaspoons.

    Promising review: "I’ve tried a lot of gold utensils out and these are by far the best. Usually, the gold coating begins wearing off or pealing very quickly. I think in the case of these gold stainless steel utensils, that won’t be the case. They’ve been through many cycles in the dishwasher. I’m beginning to think these may not be actually coated but the stainless steel is tinted gold perhaps? They’re not too thin, not too heavy. We use them every day. Would buy again for sure." —Target reviewer

    Price: $34.99

    23. A round ice cube tray, because it'll make drinks feel extra fancy and keep them extra cold without watering them down.

    A two-piece, aqua-colored round ice mold

    Promising review: "Fun small gift for a bourbon drinker. Great quality for a good price." —Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    24. A chic bottle stopper to keep those bottles of wine or champagne fresh. It fits any bottle to keep what's inside safe until your next pour.

    A metal bottle stopper with black rubber and a golden geometric top

    Price: $5.99

    25. A faux potted plant, because they're easy to take care of (you don't have to) and look just as good as the real thing.

    A leafy green plant in a ceramic pot

    Promising review: "This plant looks so real, my sister tried to water it. Just got another one." —Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    26. An OXO culinary and utensil set to replace worn out kitchen tools. This dishasher-safe set has all the basics.

    A set of utensils with black handles and metallic accents

    It comes with 17 total items including: a can opener, swivel peeler, grater, tongs, nylon square turner, nylon spoon, nylon slotted spoon, silicone spatula, whisk, four measuring cups, and four measuring spoons.

    Promising review: "So far, I think this is a very nice set. I have several other OXO kitchen items and they have held up very well....There was no damage to the box or the gadgets. They are affordable and great quality." —Target reviewer

    Price: $41.99

    27. Home Body – a book by Joanna Gaines that'll help turn any home into an oasis.

    Joanna Gaines on the cover of a book

    Promising review: "This book has great tips and design ideas....It’s a great design reference as well as coffee table book." —Target reviewer

    Price: $24

    28. A four-pack of striped cloth napkins, because they're always a great thing to have on hand to make dinners more special. Plus, they're reusable and will help reduce waste.

    Four white cloth napkins with stripes

    Promising review: "I purchased these napkins for my new apartment and they go great with my dining set and really tie things together." —Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    29. A set of 12 elephant placecard holders to assign seats for dinner.

    Two ornate golden elephants holding place cards

    Promising review: "I loved these elephants. I bought them for an upcoming baby shower. They are smaller than I anticipated but are adorable nonetheless. They come with place card. My suggestion is to print the names on a label and then stick it on if your handwriting is as bad as mine." —Target reviewer

    Price: $14.59

    30. A set of string lights that can be used indoors or outdoors to brighten up any dark areas. They make any area instantly more cozy and can be solar-powered, electric or battery-powered depending on what works best in the space.

    A string of round light bulbs hanging outdoors

    Promising review: "Looks great in our backyard. High quality and easy to use!" —Target reviewer

    Price: $30

    31. A Cravings by Chrissy Tiegen wood salad serving set for dishing out tasty salads and other delicacies.


    Promising review: "Wow! What a good looking pair of salad tongs! I was so impressed when I pulled these out of the box. The size will be perfect for serving fresh greens and I love the way the gold finish at the ends complements the color of the wood. A great value." —Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99

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