Give More Than Just Wine This Year: 15 Host(ess) Gifts with the Most(est)
It’s the holidays, which means you might have some parties and get-togethers to attend. What to get the host or hostess? You could bring wine or flowers again, or you can give a hostess gift with the mostest. Here are 15 unique ideas to choose from.
JAPANESE WELCOME SOAP
These beautiful, oversized soaps bring fortune to the giftee. Produced by Tamanohada, a 120-year-old soap factory in Tokyo, they’re shaped like the Red Sea snapper, considered good luck in Japanese culture. Available in lily (white) and pomegranate (red).
EXPANDABLE FLOWER VASE
Flowers are a lovely gift, but your host might be short on vases. Make life easier with an expandable, reusable vase. Available in a variety of colors and designs. Convenient for you to carry and for them to store.
BROCADE WINE COVER
You can’t go wrong with a bottle of vino, but go the extra mile by dressing it up in a whimsical brocade wine cover.
MASON JAR SHOT GLASSES
This modern twist on the shot glass can also be used for storage. Set of four.
TEA CUP SET
Or if tea is more up their alley, gift your host this tea cup gift set. Comes with four cups in various blue and white patterns.
BLOOMING TEA BULB
Another option for the tea lover. Available in jasmine green tea or flowering varieties, these “blooming” bulbs come in a pretty canister and make over 250 cups of delicious tea.
BAMBOO SUSHI TRAY
SASSY MINI TRAY
BLUE OWL IRON TRIVET
A word to the wise: an iron trivet will save counters and other surfaces from heat rings. Plus this cute owl design is just a hoot.
BLUE WILLOW APRON
For the host who loves to cook, this 100% cotton apron features a classic Chinese pattern. Machine washable.
FLOATING LOTUS CANDLES
Lotus candles floating in a glass bowl make a gorgeous centerpiece. Available in a multitude of hues.
With this all-in-one incense kit, you can help your host decompress after the party with a soothing fragrance-filled atmosphere. Includes 12 sticks and a ceramic holder. Three selections available: Fruity Floral Marine scent with a gold fish design, Sweet Green Tea with a bamboo leaf design, and Woody Green with a morning glory design.