This week two of our favorite people in the world were invited to housewarming parties. Both are in their 20s. It seems that their millennial friends are throwing themselves housewarming parties every time they move to a new apartment. Any excuse to party, right? Hopefully they are doing so as a way to gather together friends and family rather than a ploy to stock their new abode. In either case, yes, you do need to bring a gift! So why not use it as a way to infuse extra meaning into the celebration.
The folks over at Things Remembered did a wonderful job of putting together an article explaining the tradition of housewarming gifting and a list of their 12 favorite housewarming party gifts along with each gift's special meaning. We have tweaked the list just a tad and added some concrete gift ideas of from our friends over at Real Estate Client Gifts and a few of our own!
One more thing >> keep scrolling all the way to the bottom of the page for hard to find housewarming party supplies & invitations ⬇️
Very rarely do we come across two new merchants we love in one week. Week in and week out, we are solicited by dozens of companies to “hawk” their products. We turn down 98% of them because, well simply put, we do not like their “stuff”. Most often the products are cheap and look cheap and are just plain ugly. But wow were we impressed when we started digging into both Qualtry.com's product line and Bourbon & Boots merchandise. Both companies sell unique handcrafted or personalized gifts with universal appeal. Continue Reading →
Every once in a while we come across a something we go gaga for. Today it is these oh so fabulous, immensely practical, designer fire extinguishers. We want 2! One for our bar and one for the kitchen. Although pricey, we think they they would make wonderful housewarming gifts. After all, a fire extinguisher is a kitchen essential. You can even chip in with a few friends to gift one of these fire extinguishers to the host of your next soup swap, cookie exchange, or cooking party. And would this not make a wonderful kitchen shower gift!
OMG >> If you are looking for an “almost” gag gift for a bachelorette or hen party, how about a designer fire extinguisher?#toofunny. And while we are thinking creatively, the whiskey design could make for unique groomsmen gifts.
Many of our favorite deals are listed right here in Purple Yes, right here in the sidebar to make it extra easy to take advantage of the best holiday deals on everything and anything you might need to host or attend the best party ever! The rest are on our new post devoted to 2017’s BEST December Let’s Party Deals. Party Hearty!