There is a lot of work that goes into throwing a holiday party or hosting family. When you are visiting your friends and family, it is customary to bring something as a gesture of thanks. While wine is always nice, we rounded up some other unique items to show the person that is throwing your holiday bash that you are appreciative of their efforts. Here are some favorites for the holiday season.
Hostess Holiday Gift Guide
For something truly unique for your hostess, we love these picks. The rule is, never come empty handed to a holiday party. This season we've got inspired gift giving for you.
Message Candles: Support a Black-owned business AND gift a glorious gift. Each Spoken Flames candle offers a multisensory experience that engages your senses of sound, sight, smell, and mind. Hear a soft-crackle from the wooden wicks and see a golden shimmer in the signature candle wax blend--it's all part of the experience. I love the affirming messages—which even comes to life via augmented reality (AR). Manifest your greatest desires while you fill your space with notes of passionate rose, dreamy lavender, and rich patchouli. All natural coconut wax blend. Generously scented. 55+ hour burn. Light It Into Existence Candle. ($34)
Lip Set: A set of 3 mini treatments from Fresh. The Sugar set includes a best-selling Advanced Therapy treatment plus two pretty pink tints. Get the trio set on Sephora here.($25)
Holiday Baking Towels: These hand towels hold two of my favorite recipes – for gingerbread and classic sugar cookies. Each towel is printed with vibrant images and eye-catching hues on these charming kitchen towels. Made of sustainably sourced cotton, the set makes a delightful hostess gift. Get the set of two holiday towels at Williams Sonoma here. ($24.95)
Recharge Travel Mug: This is more than a mug, it's a patented steep control brewing center. The leak-proof design makes tea or coffee, hot or iced, you pick your sip. You can use the built-in Smart Brewer system to steep your favorite breakfast tea in the morning or make iced coffee on a hot afternoon. Or maybe you enjoy serving up delicious iced cold Southern sweet tea for two, just like your grandma made, in under 4 minutes?Whatever your choice, your beverage will last all day. Get your Viva Recharge Mug here. ($49.95)
Athletic Brew: Trust me on this one, your friends are going to love this non-alcoholic brew. Athletic Brewing Company is the first brewery and tap room fully devoted to the production of NA craft brews in the US. They use an intricate brewing process that results in a great tasting high-quality finished beverage. Try all the flavors in this mixed case of 24: 6 each of All Out, Upside Dawn, Run Wild, and Cerveza Atletica NA Brews. Get the mixed pack of 24 here.($53.98) (Note: this is an Amazon Affiliate link)
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Spiked Apple Cider Pops
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Book of the Month Club because your hostess deserves some "me time" Let your hostess choose her next reads, on you. Choose between a 3, 6, and 12-month membership gift card and earn the title of best gift giver, ever. Three months of books are $49.99. Order Book of the Month Club subscriptions here.
Personalized Mug: Designed by Rifle Paper Co. for Anthropologie, this charming mug features vibrant floral blooms with a gilded monogram letter, making it the perfect personalized gift for any occasion. Pick the letter that's perfect for your hostess. Rifle Paper Co. for Anthropologie Garden Party Monogram Mug ($14)
Stone Diffuser: This ceramic diffuser is a great way for your friends to unwind after a long day. It will easily fill a 350 square foot room with aroma and would work great in an office or study. Etsy stone diffuser ($59)
Lula’s Garden is a succulent gifting company. Each garden is hand-planted in a beautiful gift box designed to serve as a planter, wrapped with a “Happy Holidays” sleeve. Make this holiday cheerful with a gift that keeps on giving! These greens will be vibrant long after the party is over. Order your Lula's Garden Gifts here ($28).
More Holiday Gift Guides from Momtrends
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- Gift Guide for Teens
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- Gift Guide for Kids
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