DIY Hostess Gift Ideas For The Holidays

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I always like to bring a little something to say THANK YOU! when we’re invited to a dinner, especially during the holidays when hostesses go the extra nine yards to make their celebrations just that much more special! This year, I’m all about DIY hostess gifts — an additional personal touch AND it’s not a big strain on your budget!

Here are a few of my favourite hostess gift ideas for the holidays! Enjoy!

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Embroidered Table Setting via Kollabora — You could even try this in festive colours to make it a holiday-themed placemat and coaster.

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Bath Salts via The Daily Basic — Treat your hostess to the gift of relaxation and help her melt away any stresses the holiday season may bring!

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Glittery Gold Coffee Mugs via Mom Spark — Beautiful, simple, and so elegant!


Chocolate-Walnut Energy Balls via So Fawned — Make up a batch of these tasty treats, pop them in a pretty tin, and you’re good to go!

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Coffee Stained Gift Box via Sugar & Cloth — Add in a kit for making hot chocolate!

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Striped Mug via Popcosmo — For all the coffee and tea lovers! Make a set of four and present them in a pretty box!

My daughter will be turning five this January and this year she’ll definitely be my little helper in the kitchen when it comes to making some very tasty, hostess gifts! Wishing you all a fabulous, DIY-inspired holiday season!

Have you ever made a hostess gifts? What do you like to bring along to say thanks?

Desiree Fawn

Désirée Fawn is a Canadian mom, blogger, and doula. She’s a tea enthusiast, social media connoisseur, and lover of travel. Her blog, So Fawned, began in 2008 as a way to document her life as a young mother, and has morphed into space featuring daily inspirations, insights into motherhood, style, home, and more. Désirée lives in Ontario with her daughter and partner. She also writes for Mom Spark.


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