As you gear up for the multitude of parties, dinners, and get-togethers this holiday season, always remember to prepare a simple yet thoughtful gift for the hostess to show your appreciation for her hard work and hospitality.
Cyber Monday is a good opportunity to find great deals on gift items while still enjoying the comforts of home. Read our list of gift ideas under $30 and find that gracious gift that’s guaranteed to get you invited to the best parties again and again.
1. Box of beautiful chocolates
After a fabulous party, your hostess will love unwinding with a box of delicious chocolates. This collection of fine chocolates from MarieBelle features beautiful artwork which makes them an extra luxurious treat. Made from high-quality single-origin chocolate and with tempting flavors such as Kona Bean, Rosemary, Saffron, and Mojito, these chocolates are in a class of their own.
2. Chalkboard Glass Jars
Help your hostess keep her kitchen stylish and organized with a couple of chalkboard glass jars from Pier 1. These glass canisters are perfect for storing items, such as sugar, flour, and pasta, and the chalkboard band makes it easy to identify the contents. You can also fill them with holiday cookies to sweeten your hostess’ day.
3. White Truffle Oil
If your hostess is a foodie, she will surely appreciate this white truffle oil from Williams-Sonoma. Made in Italy and infused with the rich, earthy fragrance of white truffles, this extra-virgin olive oil is delicious on salads, risottos, pastas, and a variety of cooked meat and vegetable dishes.
4. Personalized Wine Decanter
This exquisite wine decanter from Wine Enthusiast is perfect for those gracious hostesses who keep the wine flowing. A decanter allows for a better drinking experience by helping a wine breathe, bringing out the wine’s full character. Make this gift extra special and extra personal by having it etched with the hostess’ initial.by