SEACOAST LATELY’S HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTEST!
While this year is all about not hosting gatherings and events, we couldn’t forget about one of our most popular gift guide categories from year’s past! While we won’t be able to gather as we would love to this holiday season, here are a few items to give to….
- The person in your life who just loves entertaining! If they’re having a hard time not welcoming friends and family into their homes this year, gift them a little something to let them know you’re thinking of them as you look forward to gathering together in the future!
- Perhaps someone on your list loves to cook or bake—there are some lovely gift options for them in this guide!
- Having limited holiday celebrations this year already has us thinking of wonderful events we’ve enjoyed in the past. As we cherish these fond memories and hold them close to our hearts, perhaps we want to send a little token of gratitude to those with whom we’ve spent the holidays with in the past—maybe mail your aunt or uncle a little “missing our annual family party” gift? Or drop a trinket at your neighbor’s doorstep saying, “Last year’s party was amazing—can’t wait to celebrate together soon!“.
Elevate your cheese boards this holiday season with this beautiful Marble and Acacia Wood cutting board from Sage Market + Design! This hosting essential comes with a canapé knife so all you’ll need are a few of your favorite cheeses and you’re good to go!
Dress up your dinnerware, table tops, and platters with sweet accents from Bell Farm Shops! The santa hat is a sweet choice for the holidays, and there are a variety of other options available in-store and online!
A lovely gift to send to loved ones near or far. The Savory & Sweet Gift Box offers a variety of treats beautifully presented in Jardiniere Flowers’ signature, locally-crafted box.
Thoughtful trinkets may be small, but they can have a lasting memory for years to come! A variety of beautiful ornaments are available in-store and online at Gus & Ruby Letterpresss.
Add a sophisticated nod to coastal living this holiday season with these classy leather coasters from Sault New England! Other styles are available at Sault’s Portsmouth and Boston boutiques, as well as online.
By combining the umami flavors of our superfood Maine seaweed with earthy, sweet ginger and beets, Atlantic Sea Farms’ kraut is a completely unique, delicious, and heartily satisfying addition to sandwiches, eggs, and harvest bowls.
Instantly transform, relax, and refresh any room with these restorative vegan & cruelty free room sprays from Kalastyle! Enjoy 15% off your order with code “Seacoast15”.
For those who love entertaining AND the state of Maine, gift them something extra special this holiday season! Available in-store and online at Spaces by Nicki Bongiorno.
Handwoven in Portland, Maine, these bamboo table runners create a lovely sheen and texture that will highlight your favorite home furniture! Alternatively, this can be worn as a scarf! Handmade by The Wild Textile.
How cute are these sweet little vases from Forest + Ash?? Perfect for seasonal decorating and a fabulous gift, these little bud vases are reclaimed, steam-cleaned, and re-packaged in Thailand. Assorted vases and black metal tray are sold together.
One Mighty Mill is bringing back delicious, healthy flour by using stone mills that once peppered our countrysides. This flour is a baker’s dream—a nutty but sweet flour that’s chosen by some of the region’s most discerning bakers and restaurateurs! Learn more about what makes this flour unique, sustainable, AND delicious here!
Wild Valentine’s flower wraps feature fresh flowers artfully arranged in its signature unruly style—the perfect gesture for the hostess with the mostest! Available in 3 sizes.
Surprise and delight this holiday season with a doorstep drop-off or to treat to someone you love! Made by Sewcialite on the Seacoast of New Hampshire.
North Circle Studio specializes in hand screen printed reusable goods for our homes. Made in Maine and sold in Maine at We Fill Good!
Meet the best selling candle from GOODS Ogunquit! Hand-poured in America with soy and coconut wax.
Sea Bags and Buoy Coast teamed up to create this custom handcrafted Buoy Bucket Bag out of recycled sails! Bring nautical style to your home decor or fill with goodies for a summer picnic!
Perfect for the New Hampshire enthusiast, this glass jug is filled with Grade A Dark Robust Maple Syrup, and decorated with New Hampshire state pride! Locally made! 16.9oz
Give the gift of handmade sweetness this holiday season! Each of Seacoast Sweets’ signature chocolate patties are made by hand with all natural ingredients. This assortment includes 3 peppermint, 3 s’mores, 3 peanut butter, and 3 coconut patties—12 in total! Available online.
Surprise friends and family this holiday season with festive artisanal ice cream flavors from Rococo Ice Cream! Order online, and Rococo will deliver to loved ones nationwide!
The Petite Cranberry Diffuser from Inside Out is made with notes of lemon, raspberry and black current. It smells like a sparkling cocktail next to a bouquet of flowers, aka pure bliss!
Give the gift of flavorful artisanal popcorn—pretty to gift and easy to share! A variety of flavors and assortments available. Hand popped in Dover, New Hampshire!
Gift some festive serving ware this holiday season with these holiday-inspired bowls from Weekender House!