2019 Gifts for Architects, Designers & Creatives

Updated November 2019

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Creative Gifts for Architects (and designers!)

Figuring out what to buy an architect, designer and/or a creative can be particularly hard when it comes to present shopping, and so although we aim this gift list predominately at architects, we think there’s something in here everyone.

…and there’s not a themed coffee mug or t-shirt insight!


Drawing Architecture

This beautiful collection brings together more than 250 of the finest architectural drawings of all time, revealing the architect's process and personality as never before.


Mini Materials

Miniature cinder blocks arranged on a miniature pallet ... that you can place on your desk!


Architects Lamp


101 Things I Learned

This is a great little book that offers a wonderful insight into what architecture school is like.

Architectural Sculpture


Cityscape Model Series 30CM X 30CM

by Chisel & Mouse

An art piece can make a perfect gift for an architect, especially when its an architecture model!


Gifts for Architecture Graduate

Concrete Phone Case

For the concrete lovers! This phone case features a poured concrete print, perfect for any architect.


Brutalist London Map

Brutalist London Map
Blue Crow Media

This two-sided folding map features over fifty leading examples of Brutalist architecture in London


LEGO Architecture

Because it’s LEGO and its Architecture! There’s a huge range of iconic buildings to choose from.


Backsack

We have a list of bags here, and we think it goes without saying that every architect needs one. 


Concrete Book

Concrete
By Leonard Koren, William Hall

Concrete takes a fresh look at the world's most versatile and abundant building material.


Women Design: Pioneers in architecture

A selection of the most dynamic female designers from the modern era, showcasing their finest work.


Mechanical Hardtmuth Lead Holder

Mechanical clutch leadholder pencil with leads, suitable for artistic leads, chalks, and charcoals


Terada Mokei Models

1:100 scale model paper cut-outs that can be used to populate models of just for decoration.


Unique Gifts for Architects

Blockitecture 

Cantilever and nest hexagonal blocks to create towers, cities and dwellings.


Living on Water

The finest examples of residential architecture on water, the ocean, lake, river, or pool.


Concrete Ball-point Pen

Made out of high-density concrete and stainless steel this pen pushes the boundaries of cement!


The Architect Says: Quotes & Quips

Each page of this book contains words of wisdom from famous and not-so-famous architectural minds.


Mahabis Slippers

Slipper comfort, with a hard-wearing, sneaker-like sole... what’s not to love?!


Gifts for Architect Boyfriend

The LEGO Architecture Ideas Book

This book provides endless inspiration for aspiring builders who want to build something extraordinary.


Cinderblock Magnets

These little cinderblock magnets are another way to stay organised in style.made of real concrete!


Ostrich Pillow

OSTRICH PILLOW is a revolutionary new product to enable easy power naps anytime, everywhere.


4th Dimension Table Clock

22 Design Studio visualised the concept for this concrete clock with the form of a spiral staircase.


Gifts for Architect Girlfriend

Magma Sketchbook

Magma Sketchbook: Design & Art Direction
Laurence King Publishing

Includes info on architectural styles, circulation, room layouts, furniture, structural elements & sustainability.


Cube Teak Click Clock

This clock can tell you the time, date and temperature in classical red LED colour on a teak wood-effect block.


Furnitecture

Explore the furnishings, interior environments, and solutions for small spaces. 


Architecture of the Shot

The Architecture of the Shot will reveal the answers to all your burning shot queries and more.


Concrete Menorah

A modern menorah out of prism-shaped blocks made of concrete.


Stammen and Baggen speakers

With a subwoofer and two high-class tweeters, this will treat your ears to a full sound experience.


Gifts for Architecture Lovers

Inside the Iconic Barbican Estate

This book presents the interiors of more than 22 of the iconic Barbican’s residents and residences.


The Lego Architect

The LEGO Architect
By Tom Alphin

Experience the history of architecture through LEGO Architect, learning about the architecture styles.


Mechanical Pencil

These mechanical pencils look great and are incredibly hard wearing and strong.


Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models

Create 14 of Wright’s best-loved buildings using the art of kirigami (cutting and folding)


Plumen Bulb Pendant

Includes a painted metal ceiling rose, lamp holder, drop cap. Suitable for installation in any ceiling.


Le Corbusier Redrawn

25 of Le Corbusier's small residential works through sectional projections, plans, sections, & elevations.


the7thFl Concrete Desk Tray

Staying true to its inspiration- the sole purpose of this piece is function.


Cabins

Indulge your inner hermit and check out this gorgeous collection of rustic cabins. 


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