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Practical Gifts

Buy practical gifts for friends and family from The Contemporary Home

The Contemporary Home is the first place to come to when you're looking for the most original gift ideas. Fun and practical gifts are available to order today from our online store.

We have superb selection of items such as stationary, crafts and practical gifts for around the home. You will also find a choice of products for all seasons and occasions, whether you are looking for a useful gift for a baby shower, a birthday present or Christmas present. A gift that someone loves the look of but is also useful or handy to have will tick all the boxes.

Stylish Storage

Our range includes perfect solutions for storing all those bits and pieces that you need everyday or every once in a while. Find novelty tins and beautiful boxes that not only serve a very practical purpose of keeping things neat and tidy but also look great. How about our retro cassette tape tins, floral print storage boxes or wooden bits and bobs box? Much better than and cardboard box or plastic bag to keep things together!

Helpful Kitchen & Dining

The Contemporary Home has a wide range of different gift ideas, including some fantastic practical gifts for those that love to be in the kitchen. We have some stylish kitchen utensils and even chopping boards with conversions charts on them - very helpful present for that enjoy cooking or baking. If you know someone who loves their soups then try our special soup bowls and cups that come complete with their own spoon and holder in a variety of fun colours and designs. There is even a set with soup bowl, spoon and bread plate for the perfect lunchtime layout.

Cool, Calm and Organised

If the person you are buying a gift for is super organised then they will adore our practical gift range of chalk boards, memo pegs, notepads and letter racks to keep everything in order. Being organised can still be fun and look stylish, so check out our pretty chalk boards for writing up reminders or to do lists and the daintily designed magnetic memo pegs which are just right for adorning the fridge.

Handy for Hobbies

When shopping around for a gift, sometimes the easiest place to start is with a hobby or pastime that the person you are looking for enjoys. Are they a keen gardener, do they love to sew or craft? Then buying a practical gift that fits their hobby will go down a treat! Discover our range of gifts for crafters, gardeners, music lovers and more. From vintage travel sewing kits for those on the road needs, to pretty patterned canvas garden bags for transporting tools and bulbs we have it covered.

Practical and Fun Kids Gifts

Useful and practical gifts for children are always popular with kids and adults alike. If children are afraid of the dark then we have a solution in the form of light up picture frames that offers two uses in one. Designed with illuminating words from a nursery rhyme, you can incorporate your own photo and make this really special gift. We also offer a range of items that are not only useful for a kids rooms such as hooks and book ends but also look wonderful with their bright and fun designs.

Another great idea for children are our arts and craft kits. The practical gifts at The Contemporary Home include an assortment of create and build your own kits such as castles or dinosaurs. You bring some of that golden age of innocence to the present day and these practical gift collections will keep your children busy on those rainy afternoons.

Make The Contemporary Home the place to come to when thinking of unusual, high quality practical gifts. We have gifts to suit all ages, as well as budgets. Come and take a look at our present ideas for your family and friends at our online store.

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