19 Thoughtful Hostess Gifts That Go Beyond Wine
From the Heart
For the host who loves to entertain, this porto heart plate with hand-painted trim from The White Company is perfect for serving up snacks and appetizers. It's a hostess gift that truly comes from the heart.
Sparkle and Shine
This American Atelier Daphne set of stemless wine glasses adds a festive touch to any holiday occasion. And they're sure to inspire many wine nights in the future!
Oil Be There
Bring a bottle (or two) of something that stands out. Any food lover will put this Williams Sonoma House Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar set to good use when making salad dressings, marinades, and dips.
Drinks on Me
For the party host who is always trying to save their coffee table, this set of monogrammed coasters from Fleur De Lis Living is the gift they need. The coasters are crafted from sandstone with a cork backing for a naturally absorbent coaster with a personalized touch.
Give the gift that keeps on giving with this reusable infusion bottle from One Savvy Girl. This sleek and slim bottle is made with shatterproof and BPA-free Tritan plastic, and it's perfectly sized to fit in cup holders. Simply add fresh or frozen fruits and quench your thirst in style.
Add some spice to your life with this luxurious reed diffuser from NEST Fragrances. Moroccan amber, sweet patchouli, heliotrope, bergamot, and a hint of eucalyptus come together to fill any home with fragrance for 90 days.
Stir the Pot
A quality set of wooden utensils is a kitchen essential that will last for years. Treat the home cook on you list to this luxurious set of Mediterranean olivewood utensils from Williams Sonoma—made from a dense, hardwood with a beautiful swirling design.
Bring out the bubbly! For a party host, keeping wine bottles chilled throughout the duration of the gathering can be a tricky task. Make life easier for them by gifting them this vacuum-insulated, stainless-steel Vinglacé wine chiller that can keep wine cold for hours. Choose from a variety of colors.
Sweet jams, zesty mustards, and savory spreads come perfectly packaged in a festive box that's perfect for gifting. All products in this holiday sampler collection are made in the U.S. by the award winning gourmet food producers at Stonewall Kitchen.
Serve in Style
A block of cheese and a bottle of wine aren't complete without a beautiful, customized serving board, like Cathy's Concepts Monogram Slate Serving Board. This slate board with rope handles is a handy, yet stylish piece for any party host.
It's a Cocktail Party
Go from budding bartender to pro with this W&P Design Craft 3-Pack of Cocktail Mixes. Just add alcohol, it's that easy!
Smells Like Home
Bring the scent of home to your host — whether it's near or far. Homesick candles use input from locals of each state to craft scents that remind you of home. They're available for all fifty states and beyond for a truly personal gift.
Any foodie or party host will appreciate this Mud Pie circa spreader set engraved with witty food puns. You butter buy it.
Find out why over a thousand buyers have given this Nordstrom at Home Kennebunk Bliss plush throw glowing reviews. Available in a variety of colors, this throw will make any house feel homey.
You can never have too many tea towels, especially when they're as beautiful as this woodland berry towel set from Williams-Sonoma. Winterberries, pine branches, and pinecones bring natural elements to any kitchen decor that will be in season well past Christmas.
There’s salt, and then there’s Jacobsen Salt Co.'s salt. Hand-harvested from the waters of the Oregon Coast, this infused sea salt is available in a variety of flavors including: black pepper, white truffle, pinot noir, and habanero. Foodie friends and family will be thrilled to receive this gourmet salt as a gift.
Don't Keeps Things Bottled Up
As all the bottles of wine pile up, your party host will thank you for this unique hostess gift. Üllo's wine purifying system filters sulfites and sediments to bring wine back to its natural state. The hand-blown crystal carafe's shape is inspired by the dimensions of a wine bottle for easy pouring.
Have a Sweet Holiday
When the party's over, the host will want chocolate... at least I would. These pillowy soft coated marshmallows are a customer favorite, and for good reason. Available in caramel and chocolate-caramel, these Modjeskas are handmade by a family-owned candy company in Kentucky, gaining admirers in the Bluegrass State and beyond.
The Best Way to Spread Christmas Cheer…
Make entertaining easy with this portable speaker from JBL. Available in a variety of colors (including a festive red and sparkling champagne), the GO2 speaker allows you to easily stream from your smartphone or tablet. And if outdoor entertaining is their thing, it's waterproof, too.