What makes a good gift? It’s a question that’s ever-present this holiday season. A good gift consists of presents that are a joy to unwrap (yes, it starts with the packaging!), handpicked items you can’t find anywhere else—at prices you can actually afford, and something that conjures up warm-and-cozy feelings when the recipient uses the gift, time and again.
Blogger Maria Lichty of Two Peas & Their Pod curates her top five hostess gift picks for the season below. Each pick guarantees you’ll be invited back to next year’s party and simultaneously thanks your beloved friend for making you feel welcome in their home or gathering!