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With holiday parties now in full swing, it’s always a lovely gesture to surprise your host or hostess with a token of your appreciation for their generous hospitality. This year, skip the standard bottle of wine and flowers in favor of something just a bit more special. We’ve rounded up unique and thoughtful gift ideas guaranteed to last long after the party’s over.
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Jenni Kayne Cedar Glass Candle
If your party-throwing pal is into comforting home candles, you can't go wrong gifting this beautiful Jenni Kayne Cedar Glass Candle, which features a delightfully warm blend of rose, tobacco leaf, fir needle and cedarwood. It made Oprah's list of favorites this year, so clearly, it has to be fabulous!
Anthropologie Bistro Pie Dish
Does your favorite host or hostess love to bake? This awesome art deco Anthropologie Bistro Pie Dish is perfect for serving up those warm, delicious desserts after dinner.
Stuart Gardiner Design Wine Pairing Towel Set
You can never have enough tea towels, and quite frankly, the cooler they are, the better. We can't help but think this Stuart Gardiner Design Wine Pairing Towel Set, which matches 68 wine styles to 56 food entries, would be a wine lover's dream.
Laguiole Cheese Knife 3-Piece Set
As cool as it is, what are the odds that you would snag this Laguiole Cheese Knife 3-Piece Set for yourself? When looking for the perfect gift, this top-rated, stainless-steel knife set is truly a cut above the rest!
Jacobsen Salt Co. Infused 12 Vial Set
Variety is the spice of life, and what better way for your favorite chef to flavor their fabulous meals than with this Jacobsen Salt Co. Infused 12 Vial Set. This brand, favored by famed, decorated Michelin star chefs, adds the perfect finishing touches to marvelous meat, pasta and fish dishes.
Anthropologie Bistro Tile Cheese Platter
Say cheese! Seriously, who wouldn't want to have this fabulously fancy Anthropologie Bistro Tile Cheese Platter for their next get-together? This pretty plate adds the perfect touch to any party table. After all, presentation is everything!
Williams Sonoma French Lavender Essential Oils Collection
Planning a party can be super stressful, so gifting your hostess with the most-est this Williams Sonoma French Lavender Essential Oils Collection is a great way to help her keep calm and party on! This lovely lavender set includes a scented paraffin-free candle, an appealing room diffuser and pretty potpourri.
Palais des Thés Signature Classics Indulgence Tea Set
Sure, the cost may be a bit steep, but you will earn major cool points for picking this Palais des Thés Signature Classics Indulgence Tea Set for the tea lover in your life. This carefully curated collection of 10 estate and flavored teas is a generous gesture sure to leave a lasting impression.
Nambe Heart Bowl
It's hard not to love everything about this beautiful Nambe Heart Bowl. This stunning silver design will hold a special place anywhere in the home. It is the perfect accent to add to a dresser or dining room table.
Bee Raw Wildflower Four-Piece Varietal Honey Flight
When it comes to the season's sweetest holiday host/hostess gift, this fabulous, four-piece Bee Raw Wildflower Varietal Honey Flight Set wins top billing hands down! This sustainable set contains the highest quality assortment of honey in Holly, Clover, Raspberry and Star Thistle.