Choosing useful and well-designed gifts for minimalists can be a difficult task as you need something sleek and understated, but beautiful at the same time. The gifts in this list are all stunning in their simplicity, and range from stark wall clocks to flat water bottles, and the most elegant cat scratcher that doubles as a luxurious lounger. From kitchen to bathroom, and lounge to bedroom, the perfect gift is in this list.
Yeelight Candela Rechargable Smart LED Candle Light
Add ‘candle’ light to their home with the innovative Yeelight Candela. Controlled by Bluetooth, this slimline lamp can be linked to others in the home, and mimics the natural warmth of candlelight, giving a comforting glow which can be adjusted by simply turning the glass case.
If they love the idea of an aquarium in the home but don’t want a big, bulky set-up, the biOrb Halo Aquarium makes the perfect gift. With a hidden waterline for a seamless look, this beautiful globe also features color changing lights, and is made from acrylic so it’s 10 x stronger than glass.
This stunning MVMT Men’s Minimalist Vintage Watch will make the perfect addition to any outfit as it exudes style and class without being ostentatious. Beautifully understated, this watch features a 100% genuine leather case, rose gold hands and markers, and a discreet analog date on the dial.
Bulky wallets are, quite literally, a pain in the butt, so ease his discomfort with a Ridge Wallet. Crafted from resin and carbon fibers, this attractive wallet can hold up to 12 cards with no problems, and features RFID blocking technology to keep those said cards and IDs safe from identity thieves.
Good coffee makes the best start to any day, but coffee machines can take up so much room on the countertop, and they’re not always that attractive. The CHEMEX Pour-Over Glass Coffeemaker is sleek and unusual, and allows pour over coffee to be made with no fuss and no muss.
If pretty diffusers just aren’t their style but they do want a nice-smelling home, this eco-friendly bamboo fiber version will do the job perfectly. Designed in Denmark, this essential oil diffuser comes with 4 interval timers (1hr, 2hr, 6hr and always on), and can be operated with its lights on or off.
Totally unique and stunning in design, these soap dishes are made from pigmented concrete, and come in a variety of attractive colors to match any décor. Made with slanted ridges so the soap and water can freely drain, these dishes will keep bathrooms and kitchens free from soggy soap mess.
This water bottle will confuse and amaze everybody who sees it, thanks to its stunning and unusual design. Available in black, white, gray, and pink, this ‘flat’ bottle holds 380ml of water and, because of its shape, will fit easily into a bag or backpack without taking up too much room.
If their love of all things understated stretches to games night activities too, this set of playing cards will fill their hearts with joy. Marked with a single line on the back, these stunning black cards feature just reduced hearts, spades, clubs, and diamonds, making them the perfect gift for minimalists.
Forget obtrusive floor lamps and fancy shades, this Himalayan salt lamp will provide them with a warm, soothing glow while releasing negative ions into the air. Said to increase serotonin to boost the mood and increase sleep, these ions are believed to neutralize the positive ions emitted from our electronic devices.
Give them this pair of stunning tumblers and they’ll never go back to using ordinary mugs again. Double walled for insulation, these tumblers will keep hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold for longer, and they come supplied with bamboo lids to stop dust and dog hairs from falling in!
Never tested on animals, this collection of 12 soaps will keep them feeling clean and fresh all year long. Featuring a dozen signature scents, including sandalwood, lavender, and verbena, these soaps contain no parabens, sulfates, or phthalates, and are rich, moisturizing, and creamy for a luxurious wash every time.
Add some beautifully minimalist accents to their home with this pair of stunning plant hangers. Made from metal and supplied with two white plastic planters for holding a variety of different plants, these hangers come with cotton rope for a fabulously boho vibe. Plants are not included.
The unusual design of this tea and coffee kettle will make it a real talking point in the kitchen. With the dial on the control panel, users can adjust the temperature from 158˚F to 212˚F to ensure the perfect temperature, while the long, thin gooseneck spout ensures a steady and accurate pour.
Succulents make the ultimate gift for minimalists who like to have indoor plants but also like them to be discreet and unassuming. This set includes four different varieties of live rooted succulents, and each one comes in its own 2” pot. Low maintenance and attractive, they add a wonderful pop of color.
Save them from the clutter of dozens of plastic grocery bags and give them one or more of these nylon totes instead. Super strong and great for grocery shopping, this tote can be folded into its own pouch and kept in a purse so it’s always there when they make an impromptu purchase.
With clean lines and a sleek finish, this Casamotion Pendant light offer a contemporary lighting option for the kitchen or dining room. In a gray blue finish, this translucent globe shade is made from hand-blown glass and adds a beautiful accent to the room.
Long hair is beautiful but it can get in the way, so give her a set of these simplistic hairclips to keep it looking tidy and stylish at the same time. Made from metal with a shiny gold finish, these clips include a circle, triangle, double circle, and lips shapes.
These natural wood coat hooks look simply stunning on the wall, and will confound visitors as they try to figure out how they’re mounted. Sitting flush against the wall, these black walnut or beech wood hooks come in packs of two, and are perfect for the minimalist home.
If you know someone who enjoys drinking cold brew tea, this bottle will make a thoughtful gift for them. Made from Hario heat-resistant glass, this bottle can be used to infuse tea overnight, providing deliciously cold drinks for the following day. Available in 7 different colors.
Cats are the ideal pets for a minimalist home, they do their own thing and don’t take up a lot of space. This superb and eye-catching cat scratcher will make the perfect accessory. Made from recycled cardboard and non-toxic glue, this scratcher doubles as possibly the most comfortable lounger in the world!
Help them take control of their life with this 13 Week Planning, Productivity and Positivity System. Proven to increase productivity and reach goals, this journal allows users to track progress and habits, as well as encourage positivity and gratitude for a better, more fruitful life. It’s also undated so they can start anytime.
The stunningly rich colors of these four pedestal glass candle holders will add a warm feel to any room. Containing one scented candle in each – made from a coconut wax blend – these candles have a burn time of 25 hours each, and come in a beautiful ombre-style box.