After slaving away on that bird and stuffing, Thanksgiving hosts deserve a lot of praise and a little present. We've scoured the shelves and found what every host is wishing for on that coveted bone this season. Arrive with a gift in tow that's perfect for any holiday table and everyone's budget. Check out our top host gifts for $40 or less!
1. Festive Coasters
Go for a woodsy theme with these Shanna Murray coasters (set of 4 for $22) from West Elm to bring the outdoors in!
2. Kitchy Kitchen Staples
Not only is this Rocking Bird Salt + Pepper Shaker Set ($26) from West Elm a good way to remind hosts to season their dishes, but they're pretty darn cute too!
3. Chic Cutting Boards
Natural wood cutting boards can be used for everything from cheese plates to crostini stations. This Baguette Board ($40) from Indigo is a unique, cool and contemporary take on this host must-have.
4. Dessert Decor
Boring cookies, no more! Every holiday now comes with tons of accessories to dress up your dessert, like these Fall Copper Cookie Cutters ($11 each) from Williams-Sonoma.
5. Tabletop Sparkle
A new generation of holiday hosts may feel nostalgic for the sugar bowls placed around Grandma's holiday table. Gifting a festive vessel like this Pumpkin Jar ($30) from Indigo will definitely make them thankful this holiday weekend!
6. Stylish Serving Pieces
Let's be honest; a host can never have enough good serving utensils! Gold-Plated Stainless Steel Serveware (Set of 3 for $25) from Homesense will guarantee you're invited again next year.
7. "2-4-1" Gifts
Find a gift that keeps on giving like this Glass Decanter ($13) from Homesense, which doubles as a vase.
by Joanna Gryfe