25 Hostess Gifts For Those Who Are Always Planning a Party

By Laura Fiebert | Updated: April 26, 2024

    Finding the perfect hostess gift can be a delightful challenge for those who revel in the art of entertaining. Whether they’re throwing an elegant dinner party, a casual get-together, or an impromptu gathering, the right gift can show your appreciation for their hospitality and effort.

    Our guide is filled with thoughtful and stylish hostess gifts, perfect for anyone who loves to plan a party. From gourmet goodies that elevate their culinary creations to chic home decor that enhances their entertaining spaces, each item is handpicked to ensure you bring something as memorable and charming as the parties they host. Discover the ideal way to say “thank you” to your favorite party planner!

  1. Toast To The Host Wine Bag
  2. If you bring wine, dress it up in one of these pretty sleeves. Made of eco-friendly 100% natural cotton linen, the drawstring bag can accommodate a regular 750ml wine or champagne bottle.

  3. Table Top Wine ChilleThey are always downing white wine when you’re at her home. Made of 100% shimmery grey solid marble with natural temperate retention and stay-cool properties. This tabletop wine bottle cooler has a smooth inner and outer surface, providing premium quality, durability, and elegance. This versatile bottle holder can hold a beautiful bouquet, organize kitchen utensils, store office supplies, and more. A great hostess gift idea of a lady who loves her rose.
  4. Home Coordinates Throw Pillow
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    Home is where the heart is.The case is madee of pure Linen,iss lightweight and durabl, and hash a hidden zipper. You can’t go wrong with this home decor. This is one of my favorites and a thoughtful gift ide—unlesss, of course, they are planning on moving soon.It is aA truly unique gift and great for a housewarming.

  6. Funny Coasters


    Let your sense of humor be the one to tell friends to use a coaster with this funny quote. Absorbs the moisture that drips from your cold drinks and will not stick to the bottom of the cup when you lift it. Place in your home, kitchen, living room, man cave,e or countertops, bars, end tables, and serve guests a laugh with their drinks. 

  8. Beverage DispenserThis mason jart makes a great centerpiece for parties, event,s or as a great gift. Fillit  with two gallons of your favorite beverage,s or use it to make sun tea. Made of thick, high-quality glass, it features a non-dri,p easy-to-pull spigot. 
  9. Salt and Pepper Cellar
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    These very popular saland + pepper cellars by Rae Dunn sport great design and a sense of humor. The “stitch” on the back of these handbuilt pieces adds to the overall piece with a wink. White stoneware with red stitchinis g painted othe n back. “Salt” and “Pepperare ” are embossed on the front.

  11. Anthropologie Diffuser
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    Over ten years ago, the  husband and wife team of Troy and Traci Arntsen began creating scented candles in their home kitchen. Today, the couowns operate Voluspa, an internationally renowned home fragrance label beloved for its signature coconut wax blends and luxurious packaging.

  13. Artisan Chocolate Bars
  14. These two-ounce chocolate bars are the perfect present for the chocolate lover in your life. They are vegan,non-GMO, organic, and handmade in Brooklyn. 

  15. Table Topics
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    What do you like…love…obsess over? These questions will uncover what makes you happy, and your friends and family will know you better. Bring these questions to any conversation where you’d like tseeow a bit more about what makes your favorite people smi—thehe perfect gift for the hostess who loves party games.

  17. Cocktail Shaker
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    Shake it up at your next party with this fun stainless steel shaker! Twist the outer sleeve of this classic shaker to serve a variety of the most popular cocktails to your guests.

  19. Platters and Boards Cookbook
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    Entertaining and party dishes from Platters and Boards: Celebrated author and food blogger Shelly Westerhausen shares the secrets to creating casually chic spreads anyone can make, and everyone will enjoy (and envy) in her bestselling Platters and Boards cookbook—this visual cornucopia of a cookbook guides entertaining with effortless style.

  21. Home Sweet Home Serving Tray


    This rustic serving tray will be a welcome addition to her next party and all parties after! Made of wood, the tray measures 20 x 18 x 1 and has two sturdy metal handles for easy carrying. 

  23. Milk and Honey Candle


    Milk & Honey adds a Gourmand fragrance to the Heritage Collection. This candle has a sweet scent but is natural and fresh, making any room smell delicious and pure. The fragrances provide peace and serenity emanating from the open shoreline of the Chesapeake Bay – a calmness at the sight of open water and peaceful tranquility that brings perspective and relaxation to your home. 

  25. Hangry Dish Towel
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    We’ve all been there: hangry! This silk-screened tea towel is made of unbleached cotton, giving it a natural color, and it measures 28 x 29 inches. 

  27. Spreader Set
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    Mud Pie’s Circa Living Collection spreaders are perfect for entertaining. Vintage-style stamped silverplate spreaders feature breakfast or brunch sentiment and arrive on rolled corrugate cards. The set includes four spreaders with different sentiments in vintage-style stamped silverplate

  29. Funny Oven Mitt
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    Do you have a best friend who is always in the kitchen and has a great sense of humor? To get right to the point, this food is good enough to add swear into all your sentences. F yeah! She’ll love this and smile every time she uses it.

  31. Fancy Salt
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    TOsbornese’s have been making salt at Maldon for four generations. That’s a long time and a lot of salt for a family that is both custodians of an ancient culinary tradition and creators of a brand recognized the world over. It is unchanging yet ever-changing, constant yet continuously challenging. The salt stays the same, but there are always cooks to bring new recipes to the Maldon fols that will benefit from the magic of the perfect pinch.

  33. Pistachio Bowl
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    The unique design of Double Dish is a simple yet effective way of disposing of unwanted or unsightly food bits instead of using a separate bowl. The bowl is set on top of a giant collection bowl and has three curved chutes, letting you discreetly hide any waste. This trendy snack bowl is perfect for parties or when you feel like devouring an entire bowl of pistachios.

  35. Cheese Plate Labels
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    Your guests will compliment you for these cute cheese labels. Stop leaving them wondering what type of gourmet cheese they are eating. This set fits perfectly with any cheeseboard. These cheese markers are made from wood and natural black slate stone that is hard but, at the same time, light enough to ensure they will stay up when inserted into the cheese. 

  37. Tea Set
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    A luxurious collection of festive teas. Classic white with metallic gold to celebrate the spirit and joy of the season. Perfect for entertaining or as a hostess gift. The open lid reveals a collection of handcrafted pyramid tea infusers and a detailed tea menu for easy blend selection. Pack includes ten infusers, two of each blend: Rum Raisin Biscotti, Sweet Orange Spice, Winter Chai, Spiced Ginger Plum, and Harvest Apple Spice. All teas are certified Kosher.

  39. Pie ServAny hostess will welcome this steel piesetss. Thanks to the serrated edge on both sides, you can easily cut pies, quiches, cakes, and more. Being a hostess is tough, but this gift will make things a bit easier. 
  40. Truffle Olive Oil
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    Plenty of truffle oil is artificially flavored, ed but not this one! This oil is 100% natural and contains fresh white truffles, something any food lover will appreciate! The olive oil is produced in Italy and measures 8.4 ounces.

  42. Condiment Jars 
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    Porcelain Containers are a must-have for the modern home and kitchen. They come with lids, spoons, and a tray perfect for your kitchen. The set comes with a nice tray where all three bowls can sit, an excellent decor piece with actual utility. It is ideal for keeping seasonings / storing condiments, small snacks, sugar, pepper, beans, salt, etc. 

  44. Serving Bowl
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    These unique bowls are made from durable acacia wood, perfect for any decor. Use them to hold fruit, serve salads, or decorate around your home.

  46. Pretty House Plant
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    Houseplants have the magical quality of making any space more inviting, making them ideal décor items for homes and offices. Small plants, such as decorative accents, add life to every room in the house. With hundreds of plants, there’s sure to be a plant perfect for your lifestyle.

  48. Himalayan Bath Salt
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    Give her some relaxation after the party. For centuries, Himalayan salt has been used as a remedy for various health issues. Sea salt is known for its healing properties. Health professionals, spas, and individuals interested in utilizing natural products to heal the body and relax the mind use it. Stimulating circulation, lowering blood pressure, and removing toxins such as heavy metals from the body are just a few of the many benefits of Himalayan Pink salt.