15 Gifts for the Home & Garden Enthusiast

This holiday season, provide comfort and joy to your loved one's sanctuary.


Gardens under glassGardens under glass
Terrarium

Give gardens under glass--diamond-shaped terrariums made in Sacramento from upcycled window glass. Glass Diamond containers from $65 each; mooreaseal.com.


Stylish home for solitary beesStylish home for solitary bees
Bee house
Peace on Earth, goodwill to pollinators (and the people who love them). All will enjoy this stylish home for solitary bees, which settle in small cavities. Bee house, $26; diggardensnursery.com.

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A hand-cut silhouetteA hand-cut silhouette
Pet portrait
The best way to go to the dogs: Present proud owners with a hand-cut silhouette of the family pooch. Available in 38 breeds and 2 sizes (5 by 7 in. and 8 by 10 in.); custom portraits on request. Dog silhouettes from $15 each; linenworkshop.com.


Rustproof copper Rustproof copper
Trowel
This extra-wide rustproof copper trowel is as useful as it is beautiful. Castor trowel, $58; shopterrain.com.


Glazed stoneware plantersGlazed stoneware planters
Planters
We love that these glazed stoneware planters from Petersen Pottery Company were inspired by the interplay of sand and fog. Nantucket pots from $30 each; 3 1โ„2 to 10 in. diameter; pottedstore.com.

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Pitcher perfectPitcher perfect
Pitcher
Pitcher perfect: the recently reissued iconic vessel created by Russel Wright, who brought modern design to the masses. American Modern pitcher, $80; bauerla.com.


Elegant enough to use as a vaseElegant enough to use as a vase
Watering can
It'll be hard not to keep it: a copper watering can elegant enough to use as a vase. X3 watering can, $120; shophorne.com.


In the shape of the sender's home stateIn the shape of the sender's home state
Return-address stamp
This hand-lettered return-address stamp--in the shape of the sender's home state--will earn you a thank-you note. Home State personalized return-address stamp, $60; paperpastries.bigcartel.com.

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Washable, easy to work inWashable, easy to work in
Gardening gloves
Our garden editors love these washable, easy-to-work-in gloves--and so will your favorite gardener. Atlas nitrile gloves, $23 for 6 pairs; amazon.com.


Make next year's planting a breezeMake next year's planting a breeze
Seed keeper
Seed packets slip right into the binder for easy organization, with room for notes to make next year's planting a breeze. Seed Keeper, $19; chroniclebooks.com.

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Stunning shots of Western gems Stunning shots of Western gems
Nature photography book

joSon: Intimate Portraits of Nature (Graphis Press, 2013) bursts with stunning shots of Western gems like tulips from the Skagit Valley and Dahlias from Golden Gate Park. $75; josonstudio.com.


Turn the bath into a spaTurn the bath into a spa
Bath salts
Infused with clary sage, vanilla, and lavender, Dead Sea Bath Salts turn a regular bath into a trip to the spa. $46 for set of 3; herbivorebotanicals.com.


Hand-thrown in Salem, OregonHand-thrown in Salem, Oregon
Composter
This one-of-a-kind compost container, hand-thrown in Salem, Oregon, is an elegant alternative to industrial-looking versions. Kitchen Composter from $30, mudpiegallery.com.


Just add beesJust add bees
Beekeeping starter kit
This kit is equipped with nearly everything you need to start a backyard hive--just add bees. Backyard Beehive Starter Kit, $180; williams-sonoma.com.

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No two are alikeNo two are alike
Candle holders
The handmade wood Color Dipped Candle Cups light up the winter nights. No two are alike. $20 for 4; poketo.com.

Wrap it all up in a unique way