5 Delightful Holiday Hostess Gift Ideas

Show your appreciation with a delightfully simple hostess gift. Think delicious, useful, and clutter-free.

1. Next day breakfast goodies

After hosting a late evening it is a joy to wake up to scrumptious French breakfast pastries. Slip into a local bakery and pick up some favourites.

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Beaucoup Bakery

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2. Wine

A nice bottle of wine is a standard hostess gift for a reason; it’s practical and nearly everyone loves wine. Knowing something about the wine you select makes it special. Be festive – try sparkling.

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Village VQA Wines

3. Preserves

A uniquely delicious jar or two of local preserves is a pantry treat that your host can enjoy long after you leave the party.

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Edible Canada

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4. Get Crafty

Find charming tea towels, fragrant soaps or lovely lavender sachets at local holiday craft fairs and specialty shops.

Sachet

Ratatouille Designs

5. Cheese please

Yes, cheese – lovely, local cheese. Pair it with a small cutting board, some nuts or a preserve.

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