Cooler temperatures have arrived and we’ve finally turned the corner towards that most magical season of the year: Christmastime. To help prepare for this wizarding winter wonderland, we’ve assembled a list 11 enchanting Harry Potter gift ideas.
Of course, a knitted sweater, Weasley style also works, but we think just about any would be witch or wizard might appreciate one or more of the items listed below. Since most muggles don’t have access to the floo network, each of these gift suggestions can be ordered via the mundane equivalent: the internet.
J.K. Rowling created an enchanting realm with her Wizarding World novels. Rowling included the magic of Christmas as part of Harry’s journey. The vivid imagery of a delightfully decorated Hogwarts, complete with caroling sprits, painted a picture of year-end enchantment.
Today, the wizarding world enjoys a huge fan following. Theme park immersion, exciting movie adaptations and scores of Potter-powered merchandise fuel the magic. For the holidays, adding a bit of Harry Potter fan fun under the tree provides a perfect potion for witch and wizard fun. Below we’ve listed a few ideas . . .
11 Enchanting Harry Potter gift ideas
William Sonoma offers Harry Potter gift ideas
First up a few fun finds from the realm of kitchen magic, Williams Sonoma. No marauder’s map is needed, as these items from the Harry Potter series should be in stores now, but can also be ordered online.
1. Harry Potter cookie cutter set ($42.50)
Christmas cookies play an important role in conjuring Christmas magic. Magic wand optional for preparation. Leaving out a few of these Potter-inspired confections is sure to please legendary wizard Santa Claus.
2. Hedwig Cooke Jar ($69.95)
Conjuring up a batch of the Harry Potter cookies mentioned above requires appropriate storage. Fortunately, Hedwig flies to the rescue with this perfect gift!
Harry Potter Candy Jars: This trio of sweet, spellbinding treats make excellent stocking stuffers or gift exchange opportunities for any Harry Potter fan. Grab all three or mix and match to please any wizard.
3. Acid Pops ($16.95)
Readers of the Harry Potter books are sure to recognize this spellbinding sweet.
4. Cinnamon Balls ($19.95)
The perfect gift for any wizard who enjoys a bit of spice with their sweets.
5. Lemon Sherbet ($15.95)
Harry Potter fans know that this was Dumbledore’s favorite.
Wizarding World gift ideas from Amazon
Santa’s reliable muggle assistant, Amazon, also harbors a host of Harry Potter toys and games. Whether a fan of Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin houses, this Harry Potter collection of gifts and stocking stuffers helps any wizard create the perfect holiday magic.
6. Harry Potter Funko Advent Calendar for 2019 ($59.99)
Starting December 1st through Christmas eve, a new Wizarding World Funko treat awaits.
Die-Cast Magical Vehicles: A trio of tried and true enchanted modes of transportation, these toy replicas represent various ways of alternative travel for wizards.
7. Hogwarts Express ($38.64)
This bright red locomotive delivers students from Platform 9 ¾ to the famous school.
8.Ford Anglia ($36.49)
Of course, when the path is blocked, Mr. Weasley’s bright blue enchanted car delivered Ron and Harry (figures included) to Hogwarts.
9. Knight Bus ($34.98)
This purple, triple-decker bus brings wizards to all destinations (except those underwater).
Finally, for the young Harry Potter fan, a pair of playsets, complete with small character figures, round out this Harry Potter collection of gifts.
10. Ollivander’s Wand Shop ($19.61)
Recreate that magical moment when Harry’s wand chose him. It comes with Ollivander and Harry Potter figures.
11. Hogwarts Great Hall ($23.41)
This famous feasting hall from Hogwarts includes Harry, Ron, Hermione and Dumbledore figures.
Enhance the magic of Christmas with any of the enchanting eleven ideas above. No magic wand needed, lovers of the movies or books (or both) are sure to find the perfect gift. From candy to cookies, and, of course, plenty of toys, this Harry Potter Collection of December delights is sure to cast its spirited spell on any would-be wizard.
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Which of these Harry Potter gift ideas would you like to see under your tree?
Source and images: Williams Sonoma, Amazon