Celebrate the season with home-oriented gifts, and why not throw in a house plan!
Here's a quick round-up of architecturally oriented gifts for the home in time for holiday shopping -- as a way to whet the appetite for building your new house. For the Birds.
This Craftsman style "Bungalow Birdhouse" will add an attractive architectural focal point to your garden or patio; from the Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust Shop
Glass globes with plants inside make a memorable addition to the tree or as a hostess gift. Each "Forest Floor"-inspired ornaments contains a tillandsia (air) plant and lichen. From Flora Grubb Gardens
A huge array of oval, round, and irregular photo-style ornaments are available from Cafe Press.com
, like this images of colorful doors from India.Welcome Home Tile.
Every home could use a word of welcome, like this Fay Jones wall tile, inspired by Arts & Crafts ceramics and available from The Gamble House Bookstsore
Savor the plans for your dream house as you sip from an architectural mug like these examples from Zazzle.com
, which you can customize.Apartment on a plate:
you can eat off the floor-- plan! From FishsEddy.comAnd don't forget the plans themselves
-- the ultimate holiday gift! This is one of our newest: four bedroom, three and a half bath Plan 120-184
, appropriately shown below in a holiday mood.