Nautical Gift Ideas For Christmas

by: Roy Thomsitt

If you are considering looking for a boat lovers gift for a friend or relative, this Christmas, then you are in good company. Nautical gifts are among the most popular gifts. Millions of people, then, have some sort of nostalgic and historic connection to the sea, so probably feel attached, at a deep level, to matters nautical. That may, or may not, explain the immense interest in nautical gifts that we see today.

Another very simple reason for the popularity of sea related presents could simply be the attractive range you can find with a nautical theme. Here are just a few of the types of sea and ship related gifts you can find online:

Nautical Wall Hanging Gifts

You can find many nautical gifts for hanging on walls, such as a brass bell, mirrors, clocks, bar signs and sculptures.nautical wall hanging compass

Bar and Tableware Gifts

nautical glassesYou can find some lovely nautical gifts for a bar or the table. The nautical theme has been applied to coasters, table mats, salt and pepper pots and other types of attractive gifts.

Nautical Lighting

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Some of the most attractive nautical gifts are the lighting products. Lanterns and lamps based on a nautical design are very popular and deserve to be so.centuries and remain so today. Their beauty and intricacy makes them exceptional gifts for the nautically minded.


ship building book WW IIBooks are an ever popular gift to give and receive. For someone who is interested in nautical subjects such as pirates, seamanship, navigation and boats, then a nautical book is doubly appreciated.

There are, of course, many other nautical subjects that make a great theme for a Christmas, birthday or other present. The number one, of course, is a ship; okay, you can’t afford a real one, but there are some fabulous models around! Including the perennial ships in a bottle.