8 Best Hostess Gifts

When you attend a party or get together, it’s always in good taste to bring a hostess gift.  If you’ve ever thrown a party, you know how stressful it is to plan, clean, cook and taking care of all the little details.  A hostess gift is a small way to thank your host for having you over, throwing a shower in your honor, or for hosting you for the weekend.  A personalized hostess gift is special because it’s unique and shows you went out of your way to give something thoughtful.  We have picked eight of our favorite personalized hostess gifts sure to keep you on the guest list!

8 Best Hostess Gifts

1.  Personalized Notepad Set.
Who doesn’t like seeing their name?  A set of personalized notepads is not only a great gift, but it’s practical, too.  One of our favorites is the Santa Monica Notepad Collection in a White Holder set.  Santa Monica Notepad Collection in White Holder

“Bought as hostess gifts for my daughter’s wedding shower. The hostesses loved them and in their words, “so grateful for something we can put to good use!” Will definitely buy again!” – Diane

Cutting Board
A personalized cutting board is a great gift that will be used over and over.  Gifting tip: You can bring it to a party as a charcuterie board and leave the board as a gift.  One of our favorites is our Maple 12 inch Artisan Cutting Board.

Maple 12 inch Artisan Cutting Board


Wine Glasses

Personalized barware is a popular hostess gift for a reason.  The oversized glasses allow for a generous pour and make a big statement.  Our Maestro 21 ounce stemless wine glass sets come in a gift box so they’re ready to gift… just add your favorite bottle of wine!

Maestro 21 ounce Stemless Wine Glass SetPerfect hostess gift for a weekend at a friend’s beach house.” — Shannon D.

4.  Cocktail Napkins

Personalized napkins make a great hostess gift whether it’s for someone’s lakehouse, a cocktail party, an annual holiday get together, etc.  With so many to choose from, there is a personalized napkin for every theme or occasion.  We personally love these Happy Hour at the Lake Napkins for a summer get together at the lake house.

Happy Hour at the Lake Napkins

I received napkins as a gift & enjoyed them so much that I reordered.— Kay A.

5.  Wine Tote

Show up to the party with this personalized wine tote filled with your two favorite wines.  Not only does it make a great gift, but your host can use their new tote for outdoor concerts, picnics or boating.

Personalized Navy Trimmed Wine Tote


6.  Sticky Cube

Our personalized sticky cubes make a great host gift for anyone.  They are perfectly sized for any desk or kitchen and come in handy for quick notes.  It’s a popular gift idea that’s been featured on the TODAY show, Newsweek, Working Mother and more.  Our Modern Initial Sticky Cube is perfect for both men and women and comes with a gift box ready to gift.

Modern Initial Sticky Cube“Who doesn’t like something with their name on it? — Jobie P.”

7.  Coasters

A set of personalized coasters is a great hostess gift because they’re always needed for parties and get togethers.  Our Stacked Initials Round Coasters make a statement and can be used anytime (and save your furniture!).

Stacked Initials Round Coasters

8.  Stationery

A fresh set of personalized stationery a wonderful gift idea.  We personally suggest our popular Bordered Folded Note Cards as they are a classic, gorgeous set that can be used for any correspondence.  Maybe even a handwritten invite to another party?

Bordered Folded Note Cards

No matter your budget, a personalized hostess gift is always in good taste and makes a lasting impression.