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21 Trending Coastal Gifts for 2023

21 Trending Coastal Gifts for 2023

Posted by New England Trading Co on 18th Jan 2023

If they live by a lake or the sea, we can pretty much guarantee any one of these unique nautical gifts will be a big hit. Check out the most popular coastal gifts of 2023:

1. Lobster Rope Doormats

Your gift shines bright all year round - snow, rain, and ice can't keep it from looking beautiful even come spring. How is that possible? Marine-grade rope. Learn more here

If you need more tips on how to find the best outdoor doormat here, check out our Outdoor Doormat Buying Guide.

2. Recycled Sail Bag

Earning rave reviews for its quality and authenticity, this beach bag is a must-have nautical gift for anyone who loves sailing and the ocean. Looking for a gift for boaters? Find out why this one-of-a-kind bag will be loved by your seafaring friends.

3. Stone Drink Dispenser

This is THE 2023 coastal gift for your boss but only if you mean to impress! She won't be able to get over your creativity and gift-giving skills. Pair it with a set of nautical drinking glasses for a gift that is sure to be a hit. Find out how to get a smooth pour every time…

4. Hampton Rope Wreath

For anyone who loves to DIY, this super versatile rope wreath can be paired with nautical accessories that are easily changed every season. Clean and classic or casual and rustic, the beach-inspired Hampton Rope Wreath works for every door.

5. Nautical Signal Flags

SO. MUCH. FUN. Spell out a last name or a favorite phrase... these vibrant flags keep everyone talking. This is a popular nautical gift for boaters, lake lovers and anyone who lives on the coast.

6. Unbreakable Drinkware

Guys want cool coastal gifts they'll actually use so a boater dad will love these high-grade unbreakable glasses. Ultra high quality, reusable, & crystal clear. They blow away single-use plastic and last for years. Shatter-resistant acrylic makes the best drinkware for their boat, the beach, or the poolside. Personalize your own set here

7. Canvas Sailor Tote or Drawstring Bag

They're rugged and cute, which is our favorite combination. These sturdy canvas bags are heavy in nautical style and the quality is exceptional. Best for boaters, students, and that person who always seems to be on the go.

8. Sea Salt Candle in a Reusable Wooden Bowl

Two nautical gifts in one! These coastal candles are perfect for setting the mood with fresh ocean air scents. After burning, the wooden bowl can be cleaned and reused.

9. Stacked Stone Lamp

Don’t let your loved ones miss out on this authentic, one-of-a-kind piece. Handcrafted from natural ocean and river stones, they will surely love this lamp’s quality. A truly unique addition to any home or cottage.

10. Nautical Stemless Wine Glasses

Give us the address, and we’ll do the rest. These nautical drinking glasses are exceptional quality glassware that is made in the USA with a nice, heavy feel. We expertly engrave with the exact coordinates of any location you provide. Know someone who just moved into a new home? Help them settle into their space with these super unique glasses.

11. Lobster Rope Basket

From outdoor planters to storage solutions, these sturdy rope baskets can be used throughout the home. Marine-grade rope means they are mildew resistant. Reuse as front door decor, pantry organizer, or beach picnic basket - you can never go wrong with this coastal gift.

12. Peshtemal Turkish Cotton Towels

Stay on-trend with these vibrant and quick-dry cotton towels that are perfect as a beach towel, sarong, picnic blanket, sofa throw and more. They dry super fast, and take up much less space than conventional towels. Your recipient will keep it around for future trips without worrying about the bulk in their beach bag.

13. Signal Flag Sherpa Fleece Blanket

With silky-soft knit and warm textures, this sherpa fleece blanket is perfect for fall and winter, yet its nautical design still makes it a cool decor to drape over a front porch chair in the summer or spring. Anyone will love to keep it around and stay cozy on the boat, warm up on a chilly beach night, or snuggle up for movie time with friends.

14. Custom Whale Wood Welcome Sign

Having some whimsy in our lives truly sparks joy. This fun custom whale sign is personalized with latitude & longitude coordinates. Check it out here to customize a front door sign that’s uniquely theirs…

15. Woven Water Hyacinth Tray Set

The water hyacinth material gives these woven trays a second purpose as stylish home decor and storage options. Pair them with our Water Hyacinth Chip and Dip Set for a coastal gift that will always be appreciated.

16. Nautical Coffee Mugs

Made from premium quality ceramic, our nautical coffee mugs come with fun sea-inspired messages that your favorite beach girl will love!

17. Wooden Chopping Bowl

A wood bowl that makes salad prepping a breeze while looking good on a dining table or kitchen counter. Gift this 12” wooden chopping bowl to someone who loves to cook and would appreciate another heirloom addition to their tableware. Click here to learn why our wooden chopping bowls are truly beloved by bowl collectors.

18. Ocean Wave Resin Coasters

These handcrafted resin coasters truly bring the beauty of the beach to any dining table. Best paired with the Ocean Wave Resin Bamboo Cutting Board for a unique coastal gift.

19. Coastal Throw Pillows

Know someone lucky enought to have a lake or beach cottage? Mix and match these coastal pillows to make their space feel cozy and snug. Here’s how you can start creating a cozy coastal nook

20. Beer Can Candle

Handpoured in New England, this one-of-a-kind beer can candle is perfect for anyone who loves to sit back, grab a drink (and a lobster roll) and relax. Enjoy the scents of salt air or delight in the aromas of pine and berries- it's a natural soy wax candle that will please any beach lover.

21. Woven Jute Cooler Totes

For anyone who loves hitting the beach or boat with their favorite snacks and drinks, our jute cooler totes come with fully insulated zippered interior to keep drinks cold and food hot. Plus with braided jute and cheery applique "Weekend Everyday" or "Endless Summer" embroidery, they're totally chic and on-trend.

Our coastal gifts are thoughtful gift ideas to make your friends and family feel loved the whole year round. Make sure you order soon so you don't miss out on these customer-favorite ocean-inspired gifts!

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“The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths, it has its pearls too.”
-Vincent van Gogh

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21 Trending Coastal Gifts for 2023