12 Clever Gift Ideas for the Host With the Most


Alison Yousefi

If you've ever hosted Thanksgiving or a holiday event, you'll know that a lot goes into planning the perfect dinner party. Guests arrive to find the table set and the aroma of dishes ready to be served, but only the host knows all the effort that went into making it possible—hours of cooking, tidying, and preparation.

So next time you're invited to a holiday event or a friend's dinner party, know that a small gift can go a long way. Whether it's a little luxe bottle of olive oil or a gorgeous decanter for your whiskey-loving host, it's a chance to show your appreciation. As the holiday season approaches, browse our picks of elevated barware, tabletop accessories, and everyday essentials that show gratitude in spades.