Hygge, Holiday Gifts For Self-Care

Hygge gifts for self care

We have curated the perfect gifts to practice Hygge, or the art of self-care by which your loved ones can rediscover the power and beauty of the simple things in life.

self care holiday gift guide 2019


1. Skeem Design Talisman Soy Candle ($24): Give your loved ones the gift of protection with this beautiful soy wax made with 100% natural oils. The very unique formula uses an essential oil blend inspired by the 15th-century legend of French bandits who used this formula to protect themselves from the plague. With notes of clove, cinnamon, eucalyptus, and lemon, it is believed to preserve the health of those who use it. The design is based on a mystical talisman, which is considered to be a magical object that provides protection and gives good luck. And your loved one will certainly feel your good wishes when this well-rounded scent lightens up the long winter days ahead. I can’t imagine a more Hygge moment than a cozy night in with this beautiful candle and a good read.

2.  Skeem Design Violet Match Cloche  ($30): The perfect complement to a luxurious candle, this cloche elevates the humble match to a stunning statement piece of home decor. Inspired by a Japanese design, each piece is hand blown and fitted with a cork stopper in the bottom. Once the matches are gone, it can be the perfect addition to a cabinet of curiosities. A wondrous gift for the vintage soul, this match cloche from Skeem Design is definitely one of the most original pieces we are featuring in this year’s holiday gift guides!

3. Rachel Allene Joy Camper Mug ($20): This ceramic camping mug is an ode to the joy of the holiday season. An elegant reminder to find the beauty in life, it was crafted with the intention to spark feelings of comfort and joy anytime, anywhere. The 15-ounce mug is microwave safe, making it the perfect companion for that special friend who might need an extra reminder that he or she is loved no matter what.

4. Bluprint Box Drawing Kit ($85.00): Give the gift of creativity with a new hobby in a box. This gift set contains everything that you or your loved ones need to start drawing like a pro in no time! Packed in the cutest box, they will find drawing paper, graphite pencils, chalk pencils, blending stumps, a drawing board, a set of colored pencils, Canson specialty paper, eraser, and a stainless steel ruler. Plus, with each box comes a free one-month subscription to Bluprint’s online classes platform, so the person receiving it ca head to the Learn to Draw class and build their own art gallery at home with four super cool projects. Formerly known as Craftsy, Bluprint is one of the most popular services in the crafting community to learn new skills from the comfort of your own home. So what are you waiting for? This is the perfect gift for the crafty gal, your obviously super talented nephew, or yourself.

Selection of meaningful hygge gifts for the holidays

5. Coconu Combo Pack ($39.90): Coconu is an intimacy brand that takes a natural approach to self-care. With their natural products, they are dedicated to helping couples increase their capacity for connection, intimacy, and pleasure. Formulated with coconut oil and coconut water, this combo pack brings together the best of both worlds. A perfect gift to remind yourself that you deserve happiness, pleasure, and joy, the Coconu lubricants include botanical ingredients and the oil-based formula is certified organic.

6. Felina Athletic Leggings With Pockets ($34.00): Did anyone say leggings with pockets? These velvety and extremely soft beauties are perfect for the gym, an impromptu yoga class, or for any girl on the go who loves to be comfortable and trendy. And did I mention they don’t show through? These leggings are the perfect self-care gift for yourself or your loved ones. And who knows? If you pair it up with a one-month subscription to a fun dance class, you’ll pick up a new healthy hobby in time for the New Year. There is nothing more hygge than that!

7. Haeckels Stress Fix Soaking Salts at Favor ($22.00): After a long and exhausting day, there is nothing better than a hot bath with a good book. And Haeckels stress-fix soaking salts make the perfect gift for that person who loves eco-chic products and needs to unwind from time to time. Carefully crafted with dead sea salt, rosemary, clary sage as well as raw botanicals from land and sea (like seaweed, sea buckthorn, or arinca oil), these salt sooth, refresh and hydrate dry skin. A relaxing bathing experience encased in the most beautiful apothecary dark amber bottle, they instantly transform any bathroom corner into a cabinet of curiosities. {This is a 100% natural product}

8. Soothe Calm, Cleanse, Cure gift set ($180): Soothe is an on-demand massage service that delivers a licensed, insured massage therapist to your home, office or hotel within 60 minutes. This holiday, they have created the perfect self-care gift set. Calm. Cleanse. Cure includes a Massage Card redeemable on the Soothe app, and pack of three exclusive bath salts made in Hawaii with exotic premium tropical ingredients. A blissful experience that extends the healing and restorative powers of massage, this is the perfect gift for that stressed and overwhelmed loved one who could do with an extra serving of TLC this holiday season.

9. Pipsticks + Workman Here comes the sun Personal Planner ($24.99): The craze for planners just keeps growing! And, if you pair a planner with stickers, you end up with a winning combo that will delight the stationery lover in your life. Here comes the Sun is a planner for the optimist who never misses a birthday, who loves furry and non-furry creatures, and who knows how to give friends a boost when they need it. Spanning 17 months, this planner includes over 500 stickers and beautiful, Instagram-worthy colorful pages with ample room to organize plans and schedule well-deserved relaxation time. Perfect to practice the art of hygge!

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