Are you going to a housewarming party or a summer soiree at a friend’s home? Instead of bringing the hostess a bottle of wine or bouquet of flowers, why not give her a present she can use (and proudly display) for years to come?! Featured in this Gift Guide are chic Hostess Gift Ideas for the ultimate entertainer.
Hostess Gift Ideas
Chic Gifts For The Ultimate Entertainer
(Hostess gifts shown above – listed clockwise from top left)
Melamine Ikat Tray with Nautical Inserts ($58): This hostess gift is a practical entertaining piece with a distinctive seafaring vibe. This generously sized square tray includes four removable serving dishes each stamped with a unique nautical design including lobster, sand dollar, crab and anchor. The bowls are ideal for lemon wedges, cocktail sauce and other seafood-friendly garnishes and dips. To change up the look of the tray, simply remove the four insert dishes to reveal the navy ikat design of the tray.
Enamel Cheese Knives Set ($30): Great for entertaining or gifting to fanciers of fine fromage, this contemporary cheese-serving trio sports handles gussied up with hand-painted enamel bands.
Olivia Riegel Gold Fleur de Lis Bottle Stopper ($70): Designed by Jon Morris for Olivia Riegel, this gold tone finish fleur de lis bottle stopper includes hand-enameling and hand-set clear pave Swarovski crystals. If you’re shopping for a woman that adores glamour and sophistication, this is the perfect hostess gift for her.
Kosta Boda Glimmer Collection Candle Holder ($50): Glimmer is a beautiful hand-painted home decor collection designed by Anna Ehrner that will be the spotlight of any table setting. This gold hue candle holder features a modern, understated design, and will easily fit into any home decor theme, making it an ideal choice for a hostess gift.
Monogram Jewelry Box ($78): The sleek beauty of this lacquered jewelry box, finished with a velvet lining that makes it perfect for storing keepsakes and stashing personal items with panache, makes it a fantastic choice for a hostess gift. The best part about this gorgeous hostess gift is the personalized touch it offers, as each one features a prominent initial clasp. It’s also offered in an array of cheerful colors, which makes it even harder to resist buying one for everyone you know.
kate spade new york Japanese 9.25 Floral Vase ($90): Known for bold prints and eye-catching designs, kate spade new york has created this stunning black and white floral vase to prominently showcase your budding blooms. The timeless, yet modern, Japanese floral print was created by designer Florence Broadhurst for the kate spade collection. Every hostess knows that fresh flowers help create a warm and inviting party atmosphere. This hostess gift helps her create a dreamy ambiance, putting all the party guests in the mood for a splendid evening.
Vogue Covers Book ($91): “Inventive, glamorous, and gorgeous since the beginning, Vogue has set the platinum standard for fashion magazines the world over and has become an icon in its own right.” For the first time, this 239-page hardcover book brings together nearly a century of the magazine’s covers, both illustrated and photographic, in one volume. The collection marks the course of history, charts changing fashions and ideas of beauty, and holds up a mirror to the cultural and social revolutions of the 20th century. If you’re shopping for a woman who considers herself a fashionista, this is the perfect hostess gift for her.