15 Thoughtful Gifts for Hosts Under $40

by HouzzNovember 8, 2017

Fall is a season of gatherings and gratitude. Keep these affordable gifts handy for the next bonfire, football game viewing or dinner party you’re invited to.

Goat Burlap Pillow

Farmhouse vibes are strong in the fall and this neutral pillow will go with just about any decorating scheme.
thoughtful gifts for hosts goat pillow

Knitted Tweed Throw Blanket

Winter is coming! Give the gift of vibrant warmth before dark and dreary weather blows in.

thoughtful gifts for hosts yellow blanket

French Farmhouse Burlap Table Runner

An elegant take on farmhouse style, this burlap table runner will make a great impression on dinner guests anytime of the year.

thoughtful gifts for hosts burlap sheep table runner

Cow Cotton Flour Sack Dish Towel

This decorative dish towel is an adorable addition to any kitchen. Package it with your favorite recipe or a homemade loaf for brownie points.

thoughtful gifts for hosts cotton cow towel

Rustic Farmstead Ceramic Appetizer Plates

These appetizer plates are another farmhouse find that add simple, yet fun flair to the table. For less than $8 a piece, you could invest in a second stack for yourself!
thoughtful gifts for hosts appetizer plates

Savanna Mason Jar Wall Vase

What screams ‘fall’ louder than a mason jar? Go the extra mile by filling it with fall flowers before you arrive to the party.
thoughtful gifts for hosts mason jar vase

Earthchef 4-Piece Bamboo Serving Set

Get these bamboo servers for a foodie friend. Buy an extra bundle for a holiday gift exchange or stocking stuffer later this year.
thoughtful gifts for hosts wooden servers

Charmed Wooden Blackboard

This customizable gift is perfect as a menu for holiday dinners, a grocery list for a Thanksgiving feast or a greetings and gratitude board for the entryway. Your host will want one for every room!

Slate Cheese Board

Another testament to the chalkboard craze, this cheese plate is decorative and descriptive.

Rustic Farmhouse Wooden Stopper Decanter

This decanter is a timeless touch to any home bar. Your friend will appreciate this gift year after year, pour after pour.

Hello Sayang Oui Joy Coaster Set

These colorful coasters will bring comfort and joy to every sitting room. They’re especially useful for someone who just invested in new furniture!

Urban Vineyard Candle, Sauvignon Blanc

A warm and witty gift for the one who always hosts wine night.

Wool Dryer Balls Natural Laundry Fabric Softener

It’s officially sweater weather. This six-pack of wool dryer balls will keep your host’s wardrobe looking, feeling and smelling fresh all season long.

White Marble Salt Cellar With Teak Wood Lid

Chefs will love one of these salt cellars for holding the seasoning they use most. On the other hand, non-cooks can use the chic white marble container to hold jewelry, trinkets or spare change.

Bamboo 8-Compartment Tea Box

They say there’s nothing a cup of tea can’t fix. This tea box will be your host’s go-to as they endure the inevitable stress of the rapidly approaching holiday season.

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