Don't show up to that soirée empty-handed. Bring one of these thoughtful, stylish gifts for your host or hostess, and you'll guarantee yourself an invite back. Featuring everything from affordable picks that show off their personality like punny tea towels to stylish kitchenware like floral pie pans, and of course foodie gifts that play into their love of wine, beer, bread, chocolate, and more, there's something for every type of host here—not to mention, every kind of party. And as a bonus, many of these double as housewarming gifts, too.
These punny kitchen towels will make your favorite host smile every time they're preparing a new dish.
These modern, rose gold framed bud vases look beautiful holding one flower or a small bunch.
For the wine lover, this spout from Rabbit is designed to aerate while you pour to serve up a perfect glass every time.
Speaking of wine, these wine-scented soaps (including chardonnay, cabernet, pinot noir, and pinot grigio) are sure to be a hit, too.
There's no better gift than something your host can use right away, like these adorable trivets that protect counters from hot dishes.
Not every house has a fireplace, but even a tiny apartment can fake one thanks to this petite flame.
A stylish apron is useful and a fashion statement. Gift the host one that they can use as they pull together the last-minute details of their spread.
These leather coasters can be personalized with your host's monogram, and the bee stamp adds a fun flair.
Some simple but stylish napkins are always a great idea, and these chambray fringe ones come in four colors to match their style.
Make the dessert course a feast for the eyes, too. Each slice of pie served will reveal more of this gorgeous stoneware.
Any host will appreciate this bread warming blanket, which, unlike a regular cloth napkin, features a removable heatable pack to keep bread extra warm.
This pitcher from Hearth & Hand by Magnolia will be the perfect addition to the host's table when filled with a chilled beverage.
Coffee lovers will appreciate this gift set that can help them take their favorite morning beverage to a whole new level, featuring a coffee scoop that clips to the bag, a timer, and a milk frother.
Bet you can't believe these roses are made of soap, huh? Individual petals are perfect for hand-washing that feels fancy, or they can be set out as air fresheners.
This gift set features a dozen different luxury hand creams—easy to toss into a bag and stash around the house for some self-care moments.
This sleek wood tray is a classic, but the hexagonal shape adds a little bit of a fun, geometrical twist.
A dozen chocolates—especially ones this pretty—is a gift everyone can get behind.
If they're more of a beer fan than a wine lover, this set of beer jellies made with hops, malt, and yeast comes in four flavors: Hefeweizen, porter, IPA, and maple stout.
These infused vinegars come in traditional, lemon, and blackberry flavors and go great in salad dressings (or can work just as well on their own as dips when served with bread!)
If they love hosting game nights, consider this stunning teal dominoes set a stylish upgrade on the usual board games.
These expensive-looking napkin rings, made of gold-plated brass, are just the thing to complete the look of any tablescape.
Stationery is rarely something we buy for ourselves, so nice letterpress cards are always appreciated.
These colorful socks are cozy and funny, meaning they're guaranteed to be a hit with your host or hostess.
They can slip their favorite photos into these tempered glass coasters for a new way to show off pictures and prevent coffee table rings.
Give your host something that will feel like a treat, like this bath bomb that turns the water orange and is loaded with skin-nourishing almond oil.
Made from solid olive wood, this practical gift is one that your friend will also love to display in her kitchen.
A bottle of wine is always a safe gift, but if it's the holiday season, it's even better to personalize yours with a funny label.