Gifts Your Bohemian Friends Will Love
The bold and vibrant picks we're swooning over.
Published Nov 4, 2018 5:55 AM
We all have that one friend whose style errs on the side of the eclectic. You know, the one whose home is both colorfully-charged and vibrantly intricate. Call it boho chic or what you will but, there’s no arguing the clearly defined characteristics of their aesthetic. So it should go without saying that finding the perfect gift for that one friend can get tricky. But, don’t fret—we set out to find the best boho chic gift ideas every free-spirited-enthusiast will absolutely love. And if we may say so ourselves, they certainly don’t disappoint. See for yourself.
Bamboo Stool, Super Bon Marche, $249
Sure, this one falls on the more practical side of things but there is no denying the style power it upholds. Handmade from rattan and bamboo, the piece (sourced from a flea market in Lyon, France, no less) is inspired by a 1950’s French summerhouse staple.
Algae 05 | Diptych by Marleigh Culver, Tappan, $140
We love this print so much, we’d actually consider buying it for ourselves (we won’t tell if you won’t). Tonally rich and bold in pattern, it’ll surely be the standout piece in their home.
Flora Scented Candle, Fornasetti, $181.75
Give the gift of a solid scent and a decorative accent all in one. Featuring hints of white rose, orange blossom, and jasmine, this is a statement piece they’ll be sure to love.
Ibiza Bohemia Hardcover Book, Assouline, $85Every coffee table deserves a punchy pop of color and this boho-inspired title is one that surely fits the bill. Channeling the locale of the quintessential Bohemian lifestyle, this one’s equal parts stylish and captivating.
King Old Pink Quilt, Collyer’s Mansion, $185
Who doesn’t need a new blanket—especially one as cozy and colorful as this? Designed in Italy and handmade with a block print technique, this pattern-rich piece will undoubtedly speak to the bohemian’s thirst for an unapologetic medley of chromatic flair.
Catherine Rising Palo Santo Incense Crystal Bundle, Urban Outfitters, $18These self-care bundles are linked to revitalizing spirits, come bound in twine, and feature sticks of Palo Santo incense, a crystal, and dried flowers. Because, sage is so last year.
Heradia Throw Blanket, Anthropologie, $102.40Who doesn’t love a good pom pom detail? Not only is this throw intricately detailed and boldly colorful, but it’s also designed to pack in style with a patterned detail that is virtually unrivaled.
Woven Tote, Mercedes Salazar, $315We’re always here for a cheeky detail or two, and this delicately woven piece definitely delivers. Coupled with a pair of tropically-inspired charms, it’s the perfect ode to summer we can relish in all year long.
Raffia Rattan Wood Mirror, LRNCE, $313.19Consider it a modern take on a boho classic. Aside from being a truly statement-worthy piece, this handmade rattan mirror boasts all sorts of serious sun power and even a little fringe to boot.
When bringing a lone pie to a holiday party just isn’t enough, a mini add-on is definitely encouraged. This ultra sleek and beautifully-detailed server, featuring a brass and steel finish, will do the trick.
Pierre-Joseph Redouté, $102.95
With a coffee table book as stunning as this, she’ll never really have to buy fresh florals again. This collection features over hundreds of reprints of Redouté’s legendary illustrations, each more stunning than the last.
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This story was originally published on November 2017, it has been updated.