The perfect hostess gift for every holiday party

best hostess gifts for holiday parties
best hostess gifts for holiday parties

The holidays are right around the corner, and your calendar is no doubt filling up with social engagements! Holiday parties are fun because you get to reconnect with old friends, dress up in festive, fancy clothes and eat and drink holiday delicacies. Don't get so wrapped up in all the fun that you forget about the work that went into throwing the party, though! Make sure to thank the hostess in person or with a follow-up handwritten note, and never show up to a holiday party empty-handed!

Here are 8 gifts perfect for every holiday party hostess, and they're all under $25!

These Downton Abbey teas make the perfect gift for your favorite Lady Mary-loving holiday party hostess. The box set includes a black tea with mulling spices and a cinnamon vanilla tea, both perfect for curling up next to the fire during winter time.

Get these holiday-themed teas here.

Downton Abbey holiday tea hostess gift
charcuterie cutting board for hostess gift

This charcuterie cutting board is handcrafted in India and is perfect for a beautiful holiday assortment of gourmet meats and cheeses. Every classy hostess will appreciate a thoughtful gift like this one, which will enhance all their future parties.

Get the cutting board here.

This olivewood 3-piece cheese knife set includes a cheese spreader, serving knife and cleaver, and it is essential to every hostess' party planning arsenal. They also look significantly more expensive than they actually are, which is always fun!

Get this knife set here.

3-piece cheese knife set for hostess gift
French press coffee maker for hostess gift

This bamboo French press coffee maker is the perfect gift for anyone who enjoys a rich cup of coffee during the cold winter months. A gift like this adds a sense of elegance to one's daily coffee routine.

Get a French press here.

These cowhide coasters are crafted with metallic detailing and add sophistication to any home. They are a thoughtful hostess gift because they are both stylish and show that you value your friend's home and her furniture.

Get these coasters here.

metallic hide coaster set for hostess gift
ugly sweater vest mugs set of 2 for hostess gift

Could these ugly sweater mug vests be any cuter? Perfect for the holiday part hostess with a sense of humor, these little knit mug vests make the mundane morning cup of joe a little more fun.

Get these adorable mug vests here.

These olivewood salad servers handcrafted in Tunisia are essential to any woman's party-hosting toolkit. Natural and simple, every guest will ooh and ah over such classy utensils.

Get them here.

salad servers for hostess gift
wine bottle stoppers for hostess gift

Mercury glass wine bottle stoppers in elegant shades of gold, rose gold and silver make for beautiful hostess gifts and lend a festive spirit to any home bar and holiday party.

Get these gorgeous wine bottle stoppers here.

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