Top Nautical Gifts for 2022

Top Nautical Gifts for 2022

Posted by New England Trading Co on 15th Jun 2022

Looking for the perfect coastal gift for your water-loving friends and family? Look no further... here are some of our favorite nautical gift ideas that are sure to make a big splash!

1. Wicked Good Lobster Rope Doormats

Anyone who lives by the coast or lake will love our cheery Lobster Rope Doormats which are handwoven from the same rope used by lobstermen to tether their traps. These welcome mats are extremely durable and weatherproof. Standing up to salt, sun and water, they’re perfect for all four seasons. Available in rich vibrant colors, these welcome mats are an instant boost to their front door.

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2. Unbreakable Glasses

We all agree glass is never a good idea at the beach, but single-use plastic isn’t, either! That’s why our unbreakable glasses are a must-have for anyone who loves to sit under the sun and enjoy a fresh summer cocktail while being earth-friendly.

Pick up a set of these crystal-clear, shatter-resistant acrylic stemless wine glasses or double old-fashioned tumblers - have it monogrammed with a name, date, or any special message for a boater-approved nautical personalized gift!

3. Sand Free UPF50+ Sunscreen Towel

Perfect for days spent at the beach, this Sand Free UPF50+ Sunscreen Towel protects your skin from harmful UV rays. The moisture-wicking material will keep your skin cool under the hot sun.

But the best part is it is designed so that sand just rolls off of it - really! No more sand in your beach bag! it’s a great nautical gift idea for families who love going on beachy adventures.

4. Cheeky Cooler Totes

Printed with funny and festive sentiments, our Cheeky Cooler Totes are a must-have for anyone who loves bringing beverages on summer adventures. Whether they’re headed out for a day of fun at the beach, pool or a picnic, these insulated canvas bags will keep their 6-pack, bottles of wine, or favorite sodas cold. Plus these stylish totes come with a jute rope handle for easy carrying.

5. Jute Cooler Totes

Here’s another cool nautical themed gift for friends and family who love to relax - our Jute Cooler Totes are spacious enough to keep all your favorite snacks and drinks cold. The timelessly chic braided jute adds style to any outfit while its sturdy construction ensures each bag will withstand summer adventures by the beach or pool.

Celebrate weekends with the “Weekend Everyday” or “Vacation Mode” totes and embrace beach days with the “Hello Sunshine” or “Endless Summer” bags.

6. 4Ocean Beaded Bracelet

A stylish way to let any beach lover take part in ocean preservation, the 4Ocean Beaded Bracelet is the bracelet that gives back. For each piece, 4Ocean removes one pound of trash from ocean, rivers, and coastlines. Not just a pretty addition to any beach outfit, this bracelet drives a positive change the planet needs.

7. Personalized Floppy Beach Hat

A lovely nautical gift for her, this stylish floppy beach hat is the perfect accessory for warm summer days, offering sun protection for a day at the beach or a weekend getaway. This summer hat can be personalized with any monogram or name - a unique touch if you’re giving it as a birthday or bachelorette gift. Pair with a cute beach bag to complete a chic seaside look.

8. 12” Wooden Sailboat Schooner

Get ready to set sail on a new adventure. A must-have for all you sailors out there, this wooden sailboat decor is a gorgeous coastal gift idea for the home. Celebrate the glory days of the past and bring back memories of exciting adventures when you conquered the waves - this sailboat replica comes in different colors so you can mix and match for a stunning nautical decor display.

9. Reclaimed Metal Wall Art

Bring a touch of the ocean and some whimsy to their space with our Reclaimed Metal Wall Art in Whale and Lobster designs. Showcasing nautical navy blues and vibrant reds, this wall decor is artfully crafted from reclaimed metal storage drums. An eye-catching statement piece for any coastal home, it makes a wonderful nautical gift idea for anyone who loves the ocean.

10. Cutting Boards with Acacia & Striped Enamel

For beachside breakfast or dinner on the docks, this cutting board works so well for friends and family who love to charcuterie the nautical way. Crafted from sturdy acacia wood, it is built to last and is perfect for all your serving needs. Enameled with white and navy stripes and available in Lobster and Fish designs, it’s a cutting board fit for any coastal home - a truly unique coastal gift idea for any beach home or lake house owner who loves entertaining.

11. Lake Inspired Funny Waffle Weave Hand Towels

Laid-back lake people love a good laugh and these funny towels deliver! Delighting everyone with cheeky sayings, like “Sorry for what I said while docking the boat", they’ll get a laugh every time these Funny Waffle Weave Towels are used. Great for the kitchen, dining room, or as coastal decor, any cook or hostess will love these nautical themed gifts.

Planning to add more quirky hand towels to your lake home? Our Lake Inspired Applique Hand Towels have got you covered.

12. Woven Water Hyacinth Tray Set

Fitting right into any coastal home, our Woven Water Hyacinth Tray Set is a chic way to serve brunch, display your accessories or store your essentials, like cutlery, mail or keys.

Adding a unique natural element to any space, these woven trays bring the easy, breezy vibe that any ocean lover will appreciate. Pair them with our Water Hyacinth Chip and Bowl Set to complete the look.

13. Coastal Inspired Nested Bowl Set

Two bowls in an ocean-inspired blend of whites and blues that offer function and coastal charm. Our all-purpose bowls work beautifully for serving your favorite salads, storing fruits, elevating your coffee table decor, or even tidying up your keys and other daily essentials.

Crafted from warm mango wood with a patterned enamel interior in blue stripes and sand dollar details, these nested bowls make a thoughtful nautical gift idea for any beach house or seaside cottage owner.

14. Nautical Coasters

Perfect for hot and cold beverages, our nautical coasters keep your furniture safe from those pesky water rings. Elevating the tablescape at your beach home or lakeside cottage, our beautiful Seagrass Coasters easily bring warmth to any setting.

Our waterproof Sand Dollar Coasters will bring a light, breezy vibe to your next outdoor party. Pair them with our personalized unbreakable nautical glasses for the ultimate coastal gifts.

15. Summer Throw Pillows

These cozy throw pillows are a wonderful accent piece for any coastal home. Featuring bright, cheery messages, these pillows certainly add a touch of happiness to any room.

The jute pillow’s natural texture brings the outdoors in while the soft summer home pillows lend a light, breezy vibe to any space. A comfy nautical themed gift for anyone who has a special lake or seaside cottage.

Looking for more coastal gift ideas perfect for lake homes and beach cottages?

“Every time I slip into the ocean, it’s like going home.”
-Sylvia Earle

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Top Nautical Gifts for 2022