Hi Everyone! With the holiday season right around the corner, I thought it would be nice to offer some suggestions for hostess gifts. It will take the stress out of wondering if and what you should bring to your next party or event! Whether it’s a bottle of wine or a small gift, it is always polite and proper etiquette to bring something. It shows gratitude to the host for inviting and having you! If you are attending a party in which you know the host well, you can customize the gift based on their taste. If this is the first time you’re meeting the host, you can never go wrong with a bottle of wine, gift set, or small home product. Here are my suggestions for hostess gifts:
Most people will appreciate a bottle of wine or a nice food gift. Unless it’s a Friendsgiving event where you bring a premade dish, some people are weary of homemade food gifts. My suggestion would be to bring something that is prepackaged, such as wine or a gift set. Here are my suggestions for food gifts!
Starbucks Coffee/Gift Set: Here
Teavana Tea/Gift Set: Here
Crate & Barrel Candy Gifts: Here
A set of appetizer plates, kitchen towels, or other home product will always be appreciated as a hostess gift. These are items that the person might not buy for themselves, but could definitely use! Here are my suggestions for Home Gifts!
Williams-Sonoma Soaps & Lotions Gift Set: Here
Crate & Barrel Appetizer and Dessert Plates: Here
Pier 1 Imports Napkins/Placemats: Here
Williams-Sonoma Kitchen Towels: Here
Yankee Candle Gift Set: Here
I hope that you enjoyed reading my Hostess Gift Guide, and it helps take the stress out of planning what to bring to your next event! Please leave your comments below!
All photos were taken from the stores websites: Williams-Sonoma, Crate & Barrel, Pier 1 Imports, Yankee Candle, Starbucks, and Teavana.