Made in New England: Unique, Handcrafted Coastal Gift Ideas

Written by: Karen Marsh


Handcrafted coastal gifts are more than just decorations - they're pieces of art. Each item is carefully crafted by skilled artisans who pour their love and passion into every creation. That's what makes them so special and unique.

In this blog post, we're sharing some of our favorite handcrafted coastal gifts that are sure to make a splash. 

Lobster Rope Outdoor Doormats: The Ultimate Coastal Gift for A Long-Lasting Warm Welcome

Handwoven from ultra-durable nautical rope that's engineered to tether buoys to lobster traps in the sea, our Lobster Rope Doormats can withstand just about anything - ocean air, salt, sand, water, and even the scorching sun. The heavy-duty polypropylene rope lends a nice, hefty weight to the mats, making them a sturdy addition to any doorstep.

It doesn't matter if you're living by the coast or far inland, this coastal gift is perfect for any home, boat, camper, and more. Their raised woven design is perfect for scrubbing the mud from your shoes and trapping dirt. They’re easy to clean, too - just give the mat a good shaking and hose down right at the door. 

These are fast-drying outdoor mats so you won't have to worry about moisture, mildew, mold, or odors. A Lobster Rope Doormat will keep any entrance looking fresh all year round.

Plus, these outdoor mats come in a variety of warm, cheery color combinations that'll make any front door pop. It's the ultimate coastal gift you can give any time of the year.

Check out these tips on how to choose your own outdoor doormat and see for yourself!

Lobster Rope Baskets: A Coastal Gift for Organizing in Style

Made from the same durable new polypropylene lobster rope as our doormats, these Wicked Good baskets are fun coastal gift ideas that are sure to brighten up any space, thanks to their cheery, friendly colors. And the best part? These baskets are water, mildew, and mold resistant, so you can use them in even the toughest weather conditions. 

Tip: This coastal gift can be used as a planter, caddy, magazine holder, or shelf accent; use them for picnics, beach days, or even to hold your boat keys - the possibilities are endless.

Stone Drink Dispenser: Enjoy Your Drinks Straight from the Rock

A one-of-a-kind coastal gift idea that's sure to make a splash at any party, each stone drink dispenser is handcrafted from cobbled granite and features a beach stone handle for the tap. Your guests will go nuts when they see how their favorite spirits can be enjoyed straight from the rock - it's truly a game-changer. The perfect coastal gift for any beach lover who likes to add a touch of natural beauty to their bar. 

Stacked Stone Lamp: Bringing the Seaside Indoors

Handcrafted from gorgeous sea stones picked straight from the shores of Maine and New Hampshire, these stacked stone lamps are the perfect coastal gift for anyone who loves to soak up the natural beauty of the seaside. Whether you're looking to add a touch of the outdoors to your bedside table or want a stylish accent piece for your living room, our stacked stone lamp has got you covered. 

Hampton Rope Wreath: Handcrafted Coastal Gift for Year-Round Nautical Charm

Handcrafted from burlap and manila roping, the Hampton Rope Wreath is the perfect way to welcome your guests in style all year round. But why stop there? Get creative and dress up this coastal gift with some unique nautical accents to complete the perfect beach-inspired look. You can easily switch things up with the seasons for a wreath that's always in style.

Recycled Sail Bag: A Coastal Gift to Set Sail in Style

The perfect bag to bring on all your seaside adventures, this tote bag is crafted from 100% recycled sails and marine-grade canvas. With a water-resistant bottom and zipper top, you can rest assured that your belongings will stay safe and dry no matter where your travels take you.

Whether you're spending a lazy day at the beach, heading out for a boat ride, or jetting off for a weekend getaway, this bag is the perfect companion. And with its bright colors and sunny vibes, this coastal gift is sure to put anyone in a summer state of mind.

12" Wooden Chopping Bowl with Mezzaluna: Coastal Style Meets Functionality

Crafted from a single piece of American Beech, each bowl is as tough as it is beautiful - perfect for withstanding the repeated pressure from an extra sharp mezzaluna chopper, so you can chop your salad to perfection every time. These wooden chopping bowls are all-natural and chemical-free - we hand-rub each bowl with a food-safe, organic wood preserver, leaving a soft, protective luster. 

This coastal gift's natural look brings the charm of the outdoors into the kitchen - a lovely addition to a beach-themed home.

Handcrafted coastal gifts are truly one-of-a-kind and bring a personal touch to any occasion - we can guarantee that the recipient will cherish them for years to come.

Not only are they beautiful, but they also support small businesses and talented artisans who pour their heart and soul into each creation. Don't forget to spread the word about these incredible treasures!

Have a look at our collection of handcrafted coastal gifts that's perfect for weddings, housewarming parties, and other celebrations

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