One of the easiest ways you can guarantee a spot at the table for next year, is by bringing along a thoughtful hostess gift. Not everyone does it! Start by thinking about your hostess and their entertaining aesthetics and preferences, then select an item they will proudly display in their home, or immediately use in the kitchen.
If you need help breaking out of your usual wine gift, we found 31 gifts they're bound to love. Remember, it's always better to give something than to show up empty-handed.
- Additional reporting by Rebecca Brown