10 Fish-tastic Gifts for Koi Lovers (Updated list)
Buying for a koi lover can be difficult, but luckily there are a huge range of great koi gifts currently available that any pond owner will love. These gifts would be great for birthdays, Xmas, or any time you want to treat that special someone! If you know they love koi, why settle for something normal? Here we have a wide selection of some weird and wonderful koi gift ideas perfect for the home, garden, and also some just for fun!
Koi Gifts Guide:
1) Koi T-shirts
What better way to make a statement and tell the world you’re a crazy koi person than with a professionally designed t-shirt? A simple gift idea that works for all occasions; our custom t-shirts would make great stocking fillers or as a unique birthday gift for your favorite pondie. In our official store we offer a range of custom designs, colors, and sizes; created by pond lovers, for pond lovers! Koi carp t-shirts, hoodies, vests, sweatshirts, and even mugs are available and ready for fast shipping!
2) Real Leaf Koi Bookmarks
- Japanese red koi fish leaf shaped beautiful bookmarks w/strings & gift pouch bag
- Made of 100% real natural leaves - each is unique, no two bookmarks alike
- 5"L x 2"W hanging lucking charm, ornament decoration for phones, car mirrors or home decor
A beautiful pair of handmade red koi bookmarks shaped into leaves with a string and gift pouch. A simple but elegant gift for any koi or book lover, these bookmarks are made from natural real leaves that are pressed and sealed with quality plastic. The front design is a lovely printed koi water garden, in both dark and light colors. Would make a nice gift as a bookmark, Christmas stocking filler, or can be used as a hanging charm or ornamental home decoration.
3) Fairy Garden Koi Pond
- Give your fairy garden villages and cottages a miniature upgrade with this realistic stone koi pond
- Fairy garden accessory features stacked, patterned, and earth-worn stones complete with moss between rock layers
- Two realistic Koi fish look as if they're swimming in water, adding realism to your fairy landscapes
A lovely item for any fairy garden hobbyist, or as a standalone piece on a pond lover’s shelf. This cute miniature garden piece features detailed koi in different patterns, as well as lotus flowers and lily pads. The model is hand-painted and designed by professional artists using non-toxic paints and clear resin for the water. It’s 100% waterproof, so can be placed outside in a plant pot or along a running wall. It also looks great standing alone on a desk, shelf, or just about anywhere you can think of!
4) Koi Spitter Statue for Ponds
- Hand-cast using real crushed stone bonded with high quality designer resin
- Each piece is individually hand-painted by our artisans
- Arrives piped for optional use as a water feature fountain
A hand-cast Toscano Kohaku koi statue that shoots water alongside the banks of a garden pond. The statue is hand-cast with natural crushed stone and bonded together with high-quality non-toxic resin. Its design features a Kohaku koi pattern, and the colors are hand-painted by professional artisans. The statue can be used as a water feature in a garden or pond, and comes with a pipe inside ready to install. It can also be used as a regular ornament or decoration in the house or garden, as it looks great even without the water aspect. It weighs around 4lbs, and is almost 10″ tall, meaning it will be very noticeable for all to see! A great choice of garden or pond décor for koi lovers or pond owners.
5) Koi: A Modern Folk Tale Book
An awe-inspiring look at koi and their roots in Japanese mythology and culture. This book contains beautiful photographs and stories told in traditional Japanese haiku (poetry), providing a modern twist on several old legends. The photographs concentrate on the link between koi and dragons, with a koi’s transformation into a powerful dragon being central to many traditional myths. This is accomplished with lovely photography work from Matt and Margery Harnick , and some inspiring narratives from the author Sheldon Harnick.
A lovely koi-themed gift to both read and look through, and one that any koi owner should love to have in their collection!
6) Koi Sanke Plush Toy
An adorably soft plush, themed after a Sanke pattern koi. This fabulous toy measures in at 15″ long, making it almost as big as the real thing! The plush is stuffed with super soft polyester fiber and the outside is stitched together with soft plush fabric. An alternative design can be found here, which is more fluffy and may be more suitable for smaller children.
The Sanke plush is made with non-toxic materials and would be a great Xmas or birthday gift for a koi enthusiast, pond lover, or even their children!
7) Hand Painted Koi & Crane Mugs
For coffee and tea lovers, and perfect as a gift for just about any occasion! These hand-painted mugs are made-to-order and feature a beautifully traditional crane and koi design. The cups are 4 inches tall and made 100% within the USA by an experienced artist. The shape of the mugs is unique, and the paints used are non-toxic and washable. You can select from a few different styles, including a more traditional Japanese green teacup with no handle.
Both the crane and koi work perfectly together, but they will need to be purchased separately as they don’t come as a pair. A lovely, hand-crafted gift for koi lovers who also love their tea!
8) Koi Hanging Wind Chime
- Blue Fish Wind Chime features detailed fins and tails
- Creates deep, relaxing tones every time the wind blows
- Crafted from weather-durable porcelain and clay to appear aged
A great koi gift for the garden or porch, which dances elegantly in the breeze! This wind chime is crafted from porcelain and non-toxic color. It comes with a fishhook design and lots of moving parts which create a very pretty musical sound with the wind. Measuring in at almost 15 inches in length, the chime is comparable to actual small koi fish, so you certainly can’t miss it!
Designed by a family-owned company who specializes in unique home gifts, this koi-themed wind chime would look great in any pond lover’s garden. If your home needs some natural melody and sound, we can’t think of a better way to add it.
9) Koi Pewter Charm with Chain
- Hand made in England
- Koi measures 1 1/2" x 3/4" (4 cm x 2 cm)
- Chain measures 17" (43 cm)
A beautiful gift for that special someone is this lovely handmade pewter koi charm necklace. Handcrafted in England by professional pewter artisans, it’s a charm for any occasion! The detail of the design is great, and the pewter is soft and reflective, which creates a very stunning effect. The koi charm measures 1 ½ x ¾”, with the chain being a generous 17″ in length.
A great choice of gift for a crazy koi couple on valentines day, or as a surprise on someone’s birthday. Why settle for normal jewelry, when you can have koi?
10) Koi and Flower Japanese Flask Set
- Stainless steel flask with decorative image
- Includes four stainless steel shot glasses & funnel
- Image appears on one side
The perfect koi-themed gift this year is this stainless steel Japanese-themed koi and flower flask set. Presented in a high-quality wooden gift box, the set comes with four stainless steel shot glasses, a funnel, and a stainless steel flask with a decorative koi design. The design is striking and works well against the reflective steel of the flask, showcasing the vibrant Japanese-style artwork. A drinking set that no koi lover could not appreciate!