Category: Home Bar (page 2 of 2)

Home bar gifts of every type and stripe. Gifts for people who love whiskey, wine, beer, champagne, scotch, rum, and more.

30 Whiskey Gift Ideas

If you’re celebrating a whiskey lover – birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, a new job offer, Christmas, or any other occasion that calls for a gift – here are 30 whiskey gift ideas that will go down real smooth with a touch of class.

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How the Moscow Mule Got its Name (and its Shiny Copper Mugs)

What could be more refreshing on a hot summer day than an ice-cold cocktail of vodka, ginger beer, lime, and a sprig of mint served in a shiny copper mug?

The answer, of course, is “I can’t think of anything that would be more refreshing and now I want a Moscow Mule real bad”.

So what is this drink, how did it get its name, and why is it so special that it gets its very own copper mug? Read more

10 Home Bar Decor Ideas

What to put on the walls of your home bar or man cave? There are hundreds of choices, but here are 10 of the most popular Home Bar Decor Ideas from Northwest Gifts. These plaques are all made in the USA, and most can be personalized with your name or the name of your choice for a unique gift idea.

We have many categories for you to browse the complete collection of fun and/or personalized home bar decor ideas, including Home Bar SignsPub SignsSports Pub SignsQuarter Barrel Signs, and Wine Plaques.

But without further ado, here are 10 Home Bar Decor Ideas:

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Home Bar Decor Ideas

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Home Bar Decor Ideas

Home Bar Decor Ideas

Home Bar Decor Ideas

Home Bar Decor Ideas

Home Bar Decor Ideas

All personalized items include customization in the price.

8 Great Coaster Gift Ideas

One really can never have too many coasters. Unless they’re lame, of course. You can have too many lame coasters. If you are suffering from a plague of lame coasters, below you will find the prescription which will cure your ailment. If you have not fallen to this vile plague, just remember: One really can never have too many coasters.

One and Done:

1. Vintage:

Fun Coaster Gift

The Hollywood Coaster from Jonathan Adler. Simple, trendy, retro, fun. Follow the link to purchase and you’re done.

2. Geeky Chic:

Scrabble Letter Tiles as Coasters

Designed in classic fashion after the original Scrabble tiles, this coaster set includes oversized letters and score tiles. Perfect for anyone who has a Pinterest board entitled “grammar”.

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3. Scrabble Yourself:

Scrabble tile coasters DIY tutorial

If the Scrabble coaster tile set is to out-of-the-box for you, try this DIY Scrabble Tile Coaster tutorial from Intimate Weddings. The best part about this is you can accent names (or hide clever words and phrases… *wink*) in the coasters! Designate each coaster’s owner (“Madeline”) or preferred drink (“Lemonade”). The possibilities are endless….

4. Dominator:

Coaster Gift Ideas

Playing with the same game-ish-ness style as the Scrabble coasters, this set of Domino Coasters (from Lil Cody Designs on Etsy) is an affordable gift or simple DIY project.

5. Tile & Style:

Tile and scrapbook paper coaster tutorial

This easy DIY coaster tutorial from Mal & Kev uses 16-cent tiles, scrapbook paper (or newspaper, or book pages, or whatever), Mod Podge, and a bit of paint and clear acrylic sealant. As you can tell, these can be as simple or as ornate as you like – let your style shine!

6. In Color

DIY Coaster Tutorial

Check out this DIY Coaster Tutorial from Poppytalk for color-blocked coasters in sprightly colors. Of course, you can go with any color scheme you desire, to match your home decor, seasonal or holiday colors, and oh so much more.

All you need for these is:

1. Wooden coasters (you can get these from your local craft store)
2. Acrylic paint
3. Paint brush
4. Paint tray
5. Masking tape
6. Gold spray
7. Clear glaze spray

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7. Custom Maple

Personalized Coasters

Laser engraving is an easy and affordable way to customize your coaster gift. This set of four Maple wood coasters, available at Northwest Gifts, can be engraved with quotes, special dates, names, logos, images, and more.

8. Custom Marble

Coaster Gift Ideas

This set of four marble coasters, also from Northwest Gifts, includes a marble caddy and can be personalized with any laser etching you desire or design.