Written by Christina Chrysostomou

7 feminist homeware gifts for International Women’s Day

Celebrate International Women’s Day by giving your favourite women a small feminist gesture that means the world. Here are a few gift ideas…

I can do anything but not everything positive affirmation candle, Kindred Fires, £16.99 - 6 feminist homeware gifts for International Women's Day | Good Homes Magazine

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Show the women in your life an extra dose of love on Sunday 8th March with one of these girl power, feminist themed gifts for International Women’s Day. Take a look at some of our favourites that have a lockdown inspired twist!

Note to self wall art print, £12, Rock on Ruby

Note to self poster, £12 Rock on Ruby, 6 feminist homeware gifts for International Women's Day | Good Homes Magazine

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Reflecting on a year that has been both mundane and insane, we can all agree that acts of kindness and the #bekind movement have made the pandemic that little bit easier to cope with. Show your feminist girlfriend you care with this quirky poster.

I can do anything positivity affirmation candle, £16, Kindred Fires

I can do anything but not everything positive affirmation candle, Kindred Fires, £16.99 - 6 feminist homeware gifts for International Women's Day | Good Homes Magazine

 

Image: Kindred Fires

Working from home during the national lockdown has meant that women have had to don many hats from mother to chef, home schooler and employee. This candle acknowledges that we need to know our limitations and remember that we are human after all! Hand poured in the UK, these natural soy wax candles have a 25 hour burn time so the recipient can take some well-deserved respite during this particularly tough period.

Fingers Crossed Hand Vase – Terracotta, £18, Red Candy

Fingers crossed vase, £18 - Red Candy - feminist homeware gifts for International Women's Day - Good Homes Magazine

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The uncertainty of the last year means we’re crossing our fingers for holidays, hugs and hope of returning to normality.

But for now, what we can guarantee is that this terracotta vase is sure to make a statement in any space.

Female Body Venus Goddess Candle, £12, Haus of Deck

Haus of Deck female body candle, £12- 6 feminist homeware gifts for International Women's Day | Good Homes Magazine

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With gyms closed and social distancing limiting us to outdoor walks or online exercise classes, it appears we are accepting our womanly curves and embracing the body positivity feminist movement. These silhouette shaped candles have a light fresh cotton scent which are perfect for cosy nights in or kept as aesthetic ornaments to admire.

Women notebook by Bodil Jane, £19.99, Papier

Women Notebook, £19.99 | Good Homes Magazine

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Notebooks are a great tactile desk accessory and we love this design from Papier which depicts the diversity of women. We think this version, which can be personalised would be the perfect gift for one of your favourite colleagues.

Free the Tipple cocktail recipe book, £9.99, Oliver Bonas

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Know a friend or family member who loves a quarantini or two? With pubs and bars set to be one of the last hospitality venues to open when lockdown restrictions are lifted, this cocktail recipe booklet makes for the perfect gift. It features sixty of the coolest women with a recipe to match their personality, style legacy or drink preference, including ‘The Beyoncé’ made with none other than lemonade!

Queen Bee trinket dish, £7.50, Sass & Belle

Queen Bee Jewellery Trinket, £7.50 Sass & Belle | Good Homes Magazine

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Got an organised feminist friend who is a bougie bee? This minimalistic hexagonal jewellery trinket with opulent metallic gold outline will ensure your honey’s space is kept clean and her jewellery untangled.

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