Finding gifts for someone can be fun, but sometimes it can be hard to shop for some people. Perhaps you know an architect and want to find a thoughtful gift for them but don’t know where to start.

The following list of gifts are perfect for architect friends and family members, or someone who enjoys architecture as a hobby.

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1. Ceramic Vase

A vase is a great gift for anyone who doesn’t want a practical or job-focused gift. A modern vase serves as a great sculptural piece of decor. 

 

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2. Adjustable Drafting Table

This drafting table is a must have for architects and is a great investment to make. It makes homework, assignments and projects much easier to accomplish.  There are many uses outside of using it for architectural purposes as it can make an excellent table for home use too. 

 

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3. Whiskey Glasses

This isn’t any regular whiskey glass, it involves an architect’s line of work with its unique angle and shape which is made up of geometric lines. A designer will appreciate the creativeness and uniqueness of this glass. 

 

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4. Architect Coffee Mug

Another must have item in an architect’s life is a good coffee mug. It is very much needed for those late nights, early mornings, and long days. Some might even say that being an architect is a superpower, at least that’s what this mug says. 

 

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5. Coaster

This coaster features an architectural design that will be appreciated by any architect. This will make a statement in any room in your home. 

 

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6. Modern Architect Table Light

A well-constructed table light is great to help any architect get light for their plans, drafts, and concepts. It latches on any desk and can be used for everyday use too, not just an architecture studio. This is a must for anyone who is a designer and architect. 

 

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7. Architecture Book

The architectural book serves as something with lots of valuable information but can also be a coffee table book. It is a nice read where you can learn more about architecture around the world. 

 

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8. Digital Alarm Clock

This edgy clock will make a great gift for an architect. This clock is also very functional and shows the time, calendar, and can detect humidity all in one place. 

 

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9. Architect Candle

The perfect candle gift for an architect. This unique candle is made from a custom soy coconut wax blend. There are different scents to choose from so pick the one that reminds you of the architect in your life. 

 

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10. Architect Sign

This architect sign would be fun to hang anywhere in the home. It’s definitely fun and unique and will make a statement that there is an architect that lives there. 

 

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11. Lego Architecture

Who doesn’t love a good Lego set? An architect would definitely love to put together a Lego set and display it in their home or office. They can recreate the magnificence of San Francisco architecture with this awesome Lego Architecture San Francisco Skyline Collection model. 

 

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12. Chess Set

It is assumed that architects like chess so give this a shot. Even if they are not into chess, this would spark some interest to play. 

 

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13. T-shirt

To the future architect, this t-shirt is perfect for them. Not only does it have a great design but it is comfortable too with many color options available. This will keep them inspired during their studies to keep pushing. 

 

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14. Socks

These socks are fun and have trendy patterns that the architect in your life will love. These will look cool and most importantly they are made well and comfortable. 

 

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15. Architectural Scarf

For anyone who loves architecture print and modern buildings, this would be a great gift. This scarf is a piece of art and is a great conversation starter and good motivator for designers. 

 

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16. Ruler Cufflinks

Cufflinks are a great way to add a personal touch to a suit or dress shirt. These ruler cufflinks will complete any outfit whether you are going to an important meeting or a date night.  

 

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17. Laptop Sleeve

A laptop case is essential because architects go to and from work calls all the time. It is important to keep their laptop safe and sound. 

 

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18. Sketch Pad

An architect can never have enough sketch pads. Everyone from a student to a structural architect will appreciate this sketch pad to help them get their concerts down on paper. 

 

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19. Drafting Pencils

Drafting pencils are a necessity for every architect. This set features high quality pencils that have maximum comfort which will be handy for when they have long hours of work or study. 

 

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20. Stainless Steel Ruler

A stainless steel ruler is an essential tool for architects interested in model-making and crafts. This one is sleek and lightweight so it can be transported easily. 

 

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21. Ruler Pendant

This pendant inspired by a ruler is an ideal gift for an architect. Don’t worry it is not made of metallic material because that would be a health hazard. 

 

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22. Poster Tube

A poster tube is important for the designer so that they can keep their drawings in the tube protected. It’s perfect for the person who needs to transport their important drawings to and from places. 

 

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23. Architect Watch

This cool watch will be sure to get your creative juices flowing whenever you check the time. A bonus is that it will make them look super stylish as well and can be worn for any occasion. 

 

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24. Business Card Holder

Every architect should have a business card with them no matter where they go. They can keep their business card in this beautiful business card holder. The design of the case gives off architecture vibes so you know they’ll think it’s perfect. 

 

The Bottom Line

These gift ideas are sure to please your favorite architect. Whether it is something practical to help them with their studies or career or something more fun like building Legos, we know these will win your architect friend or loved one over. 

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