Gift Guide 2015: For the Hostess

The season's best gifts for hosts.


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For the Hostess: Flavor Faves

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Gourmet condiments perfect for a foodie. Choose from a variety of delectable options, like sun-dried tomato, mushroom and chablis, and black olive.


Maille Boutique Mustards, maille.com, $9 each


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For the Hostess: BYOB

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A festive way to top any unfinished bottle of wine.


CapaBunga Wine Sealers, capabunga.com, $8 for 2


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For the Hostess: Candy Wishes

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You may have trouble parting with this box of seasonal treats, which includes See's famous chocolate and lollipops.


Sweet Stocking Box, sees.com, $8
 


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For the Hostess: Platter Pleasing

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An elegant way to serve nuts, olives and other party apps.


Small Ocean Oyster Bowl, beatrizball.com, $44


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For the Hostess: Comfort and Joy

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Cheery, sparkly pillows will jazz up anyone's holiday decor.


Threshold Silver and Gold Toss Pillows, target.com, $20 each


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For the Hostess: Heavenly Tray

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These gorgeous stacking trays lend elegance to any table display.


Nate Berkus Nested Small Wing Trays, target.com, $25/set of 3
 


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For the Hostess: Holiday Spice

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Lend a touch of ye olde cheer to any celebration with these fun spice blends that'll liven up your favorite holiday libations.


Old English Wassail Wine and Cider Spices, oliverpluff.com, $20 each


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For the Hostess: Pride of Place

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Customize with an engraved house, star or heart on your city of choice. Available in all 50 states.


State Cutting Board, aheirloom.com, $48


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For the Hostess: Warm and Fuzzy

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An all-around staff favorite, this luxe blanket is the perfect companion for a cozy evening by the fire.


Faux Fur Ombre Stripe Throw in Redwood, westelm.com, $79
 


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For the Hostess: Ink Well

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An elegant way to send out holiday cards, thank-you notes and (hopefully) future invitations.


Pilot Pen MR Animal Collection Fountain Pen, pilotpen.us, $19


Coupon code: Enter "FCHOLIDAY" at checkout for $6.50 off through 12/31/15.


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For the Hostess: Sunny Side Up

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This cheery mug adds a little brightness to your morning cup of joe.


Lucky Suns Coffee Mug, tenthousandvillages.com, $18 each


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For the Hostess: Latke Bar

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Upgrade the traditional Hanukkah latke with a box of fancy toppings, like apple caramel preserves, tapenade, and whole-grain mustard.


Top of the Latke, mouth.com, $62.