Gifts for the Hostess with the Mostest!

The halls are decked! The table is set! Food’s in the oven! The only thing everyone’s waiting for is… YOU! Whether you’re going to a friend’s house for a party or staying over with family, add some festive cheer to any occasion with this amazing selection of gifts for our holiday hosts!

Tis the season for festive dinner parties and what better way to say thank you to your host than by gifting this charming three-piece hostess serving set.

Find your haven within airy citrus and vanilla aromas; a perfect complement to anywhere you call home.

A Thirdlee & Co. original design, these display cloches are my favorite way to display special keepsakes and beach combing finds. Clear glass cloches sit on hand-thrown ceramic pedestals; brown stoneware with an earthy speckled white glaze.

This stainless steel double wall vacuum insulated French press coffee maker from We Fill Good is designed to awaken your inner barista! By steeping your favorite grounds to your preference and then pressing them to extract their essential oils, you’ll discover that the best brew on the planet begins in your own home kitchen.

The iconic lobster boat carrying a freshly cut Christmas tree home for the holidays is the perfect tea towel for your coastal New England Christmas! Available at Salt & Grove.

These luxury candles from Barefoot Medical Spa are hand poured, made with 100% soy wax, free from harmful ingredients, beautifully packaged, and offer a captivating aroma!

Whether you’re the host or giving a hostess gift, these acrylic napkin trays from Summer House Furnishings are a sleek and stylish way to hold your cocktail napkins and guest napkins!

Ready to elevate your hostess gift game this year?? Visit The Willow in Exeter, where you’ll discover a treasure trove of one-of-a-kind items destined to leave an indelible mark in the hearts of your hosts.

The new favorite obsession at Forest + Ash are these rechargeable table lamps made in Italy and available in a variety of colors and styles. You will want one in every room!

Snuggle up on the couch for your favorite flick and take your family or friends on a popcorn flavor adventure. Spice up any movie night with Urban Accents by Stonewall Kitchen’s perfect popcorn gift set, with five handcrafted seasonings and three different non-GMO popcorn kernels to create your ideal combo!

Société’s collection of handcrafted herbal teas draws inspiration from ancient holistic traditions, delivering moments of serenity and well-being in every delightful sip.

Make your gift giving fun this year with a cheeky candle from Wildside Candle Co.! Handmade in NH with 100% soy wax and phthalate free scents, these candles will take your day from bland to belly laugh with the light of a wick!

Genuine bayberry candles, made from the wax on the berries of the bayberry shrub, have been the traditional holiday candle since colonial times. They are sold in a gift box with the story of the Bayberry Candle on a card in the box.  Burned to the nub on Christmas and New Year’s Eve, they bring good luck for the coming year. By nature, true bayberry candles have very little scent. Available at Bell Farm Shops.

 Don’t arrive at your next event empty-handed! janegee’s Home Spray paired with the brand’s best-selling Hand Cream makes for the perfect hostess gift!

Indulge in the art of baking for breakfast with delicious recipes—muffins, rolls, biscuits, sweet and savory breakfast boards, and more! Available at Gus & Ruby Letterpress.

This is the perfect gift set for the new homeowner, lover of everything holidays, or for someone who enjoys the calming aromas of an at-home spa experience! Available at janegee.

 Simple recipes for cookies, bars, brownies, cakes, and more! By Yossy Arefi. Available at Gus & Ruby letterpress.

This curated selection of three delicious and unique dipping salts from Slack Tide Maine comes with a 375ml bottle of Greek olive oil in a gift box!

Popzup Popcorn makes all of its popcorn by hand using pure and simple ingredients like kernels, butter and cheese right from the farm. This local businesses’ Somersworth, New Hampshire popcorn factory is dedicated non-GMO and gluten free!

A great addition to any gathering, this curated basket from Hearth includes a Wood Stove Kitchen Hot Toddy All-Natural Cocktail Mixer (locally made in Portsmouth!), 100% Cotton Printed Tea Towel, One & Only Reusable Coasters, a “Snowy Woods” candle, and long matches.

This lovely cookbook by Erin French, owner of the acclaimed Maine restaurant, The Lost Kitchen, makes a perfect gift for any party host this season!

The perfect gift for your beer drinking friends and family?? A 4 pack of beers of your choosing from Loaded Question Brewing Company, paired with two koozies!

Luminary Lanterns set the mood in any space with the addition of water, and the included water-activated, floating LED candle. These durable, plastic luminaries from Bell Farm Shops are suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Each pack comes with 4 lanterns and 4 water-activated, floating LED candles.


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