Tis’ the season for parties! If you’re going to a Christmas party or dinner this week, show your host or hostess how much you appreciate their hospitality with one of these simple but thoughtful gifts.
Rosemary trees wrapped in fabric make a fragrant and festive gift. Available at most nurseries or online at www.1800flowers.com. Image courtesy of Martha Stewart.
Wine charms make a fun and useful gift that can be used right away! Pictured here are Spoon Wine Charms from Pier 1 Imports. Available in sets of 8 for $8.00 in stores or at www.pier1.com.
An elegant tea in a beautiful tin is sure to be an appreciated gift. Pictured here is Fortnum & Mason Earl Grey Classic Tea from Williams-Sonoma. Available in stores or online at www.williams-sonoma.com for $14.95.
A 2-piece Milo Footed Candle Dish with Matte Red Ball from Crate and Barrel is sure to please. Available in stores for $12.90 or online at a reduced rate of $10.95 at www.crateandbarrel.com.
For an edible gift, gift wrap a couple of baguettes with a jar of jam. If not enjoyed during the party, the gift will make a wonderful breakfast for the host or hostess the following morning. Image courtesy of Martha Stewart.