If you are stumped for some present ideas for the kids, or if you have lots of extra people to buy for, we have the ultimate list of coastal Christmas gift ideas for you. Fun, quirky, useful and well within your budget, for all those extra gifts and stocking fillers, check out this list.
Just for Fun – Coastal Christmas Gift Ideas
Christmas is coming closer – how is your Christmas shopping going? Starting to panic yet?
The range of fun and quirky coastal Christmas gift ideas from the Beachside Collective is the answer to all of your problems. You can find everything you need here and buy it all online – even enjoy a quiet beverage while you are doing it!
If you are looking for kids’ coastal Christmas gift ideas, or smaller things like Kris Kringle, for teachers or stocking fillers, we have you covered with our list below.
If you are looking for the bigger gifts for her, for him, or for that person in your life who is just impossibly difficult to buy for, be sure to check the first part of this blog, here!
Our gifts are out of the box extraordinary and support small and boutique local businesses as well as helping to support global enterprises. Made from only the best materials, many of them are handcrafted as sustainably sourced as well.
Something for the Kids
If you are looking for a gift that won’t date, that looks good with your décor and that your child is guaranteed to play with over and over, check out the whimsical animals and creatures from Aquamarine Home.
One of our favourites is the Princess Playset (also available in a Dinosaur set), which is handcrafted by artisans in Nepal. Money from your purchase goes back into the local community where it was made.
If you are thinking less along toy lines, and more for something useful and practical, you will love the retro-inspired rashies, swimmers and boardshorts from Babes in the Shade. Keep your kids protected from the sun as well as looking suave and uber cool while they play at the beach.
Pair them with the breezy Vacay Capes from Ozel, perfect to throw in the beach bag, quick drying and adorable on little ones!
Quirky fun stuff
A sweet coastal inspired print will please people of all ages, and is so versatile. We love these for children, as well as for when you are completely stuck for ideas.
The beachy hues of this boho print from Final Touch Décor are precious.
Everyone would love to receive this beautiful dreamy beach print, it will make anyone think of holidays and happy times.
For anyone hoping for some chill out time by the beach this summer, you can’t go wrong with a voucher to buy some easy reading material, there is a huge range of options or you can go with a gift voucher from Book Depository.
Stocking fillers and shopping on a budget
A gorgeous beach towel is never a bad gift, especially one as vibrant and timeless as this one from Sun Republic. And under $25, it is great for the work Kris Kringle or your kid’s teacher. A clever unisex present, it will also go perfectly if you have lucky dip sort of gift exchange happening.
Something we especially love for teachers is the jewellery range from Aquamarine Home. Cute, bright and versatile, every purchase also donates money towards education for girls in third-world countries to prevent them from being trafficked.
Check out these earrings in coastal inspired tones:
Wonderful for stocking fillers, you should also check out their range of handmade, ethically sourced Christmas decorations as well.
Other easy options, that everyone will love to receive include the coastal scented candle range from Saltwater Lifestyle. Pair them with a four-pack of mini bottles of sparkling wine or prosecco to make sure your recipient knows this gift is all about some indulgent me-time.
A true ocean experience
If you can’t bring your special person to the beach, but still love a coastally inspired gift, how about tickets to the aquarium in your capital city, or a donation to help support marine conservation or the Surf Lifesaving Foundation?
And if you are still completely stumped for coastal Christmas gift ideas, why not buy a gift voucher from one of our incredible vendors? We have a huge range of coastally inspired items for the beach, home or just for fun; your friends and family are sure to find something to suit them perfectly.