If you're a fan of all things Tolkien, you're no doubt pondering to what types of gifts for Tolkien fans you could treat yourself or a fellow Tolkien fan. The good news is, Tolkien's stories and the film adaptations have caught the imagination of millions of us, fans and creators alike. So there's an abundance of Tolkien-themed treasures out there. To begin with, we can't ignore the roots of Tolkien's enchanting world - the story itself. Why not start with Tolkien books and fan gifts? Think about a Collector's Edition copy of "The Lord of the Rings" or a leather-bound volume containing "The Hobbit" or "The Silmarillion". Wouldn't they look fab on your bookshelf?
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Have you ever considered adorning your living space with a map of Middle Earth? Many Tolkien fans do, as it's a great way to visualise the
landscapes, kingdoms, and paths travelled by Bilbo, Frodo, Strider and their companions on their various adventures. Growing up, I would have loved a map-adorned rug or Thorin's blanket to let me journey with Bilbo from the Shire to Lonely Mountain and with Frodo and Sam to Mordor.
These days, the world Tolkien created doesn't just adorn rugs. Did you know you can strut your stuff in Tolkien-map adorned heels? Record your thoughts and adventures in a journal Bilbo would have recognised, and drink tea from mugs decorated with maps.
When the films came out, I was smitted by the depiction of Aragorn
and Arwen's love story. I know it's not precisely canon as we don't see
Arwen all that much in the books, but I loved it all the same. Just like
Arwen Evenstar's necklace, which is a beautiful symbol of grace and
eternal love and makes an exquisite gift for Tolkien fans. No wonder
it's so popular. As for their soundtrack... I just love that to bits!
The quirky parts of Tolkien's stories appeal to me just as much as Aragorn and Arwen's love story and I'm not alone in that. Many Tolkien fans enjoy immersing themselves in Middle Earth's ethereal atmosphere. Why else would they love pub signs from the famous Prancing Pony or Green Dragon Tavern, or coasters proclaiming Pippin's love of beer? These beautifully crafted pieces of art show off the famous Hobbit hospitality and turn our ordinary kitchens into a magical Tolkien pub.
If you feel drawn more to Gondor than the Shire, you won't lose out, either. Why not enjoy your favourite tipple from a glass adorned with Gondor's famous, long-dead tree?
One of the things I adore about the film adaptations is the lighting, which is used very cleverly to give each location its very own vibe. From the welcoming, lush green of the Shire, to the elusive cool greens and silvers of Imladris, to the passion-filled red and gold of the Dwarven realms, and the black-tinged evil of Saruman, the lights and colours truly "make" the film adaptation for me.
If you love lights and like to adorn your rooms with candles, then why not add to your collection with a few Tolkien-styled ones?
A Middle Earth lightbox lets you dive into the story, while the decorated candle holders let the dedicated fans "read" the story without needing to have the books to hand. As for the collection of scented candles... they add an extra dimension to your reading experience!
Finally, here's a small selection of Lord of the Rings wall art!
The books have inspired artists all over the world, and the film adaptations have done the same. Whichever style you prefer, Tolkien's books are a celebration of friendship, resilience, and a belief that good will triumph over evil. And who wouldn't want a bit of that sentiment adorning their walls?
Thank you for joining our quest for the perfect gifts for Tolkien fans!. From books to decanters, rugs to necklaces, there's truly something out there for every Tolkien lover. The world of Middle Earth awaits!