'Tis the season to show up at someone's door with a bottle of wine. But if you're looking for a more personal way to thank the hostess, we've put together a list of tantalizing options. From handcrafted serving trays to glittering jugs of olive oil, these presents are perfect tokens of your appreciation.
1. BLACK CUTTING BOARDS
No pigments are used to create the ebony finish on these gorgeous, food-safe cutting boards, which are made in three sizes and designed in New York's Hudson Valley.
Blackcreek Mercantile and Trading Co. | $175-$235
2. SILVER AND BLACK ICE CREAM SCOOPS
These ice cream scoops are no joke, boasting ergonomic handles and different designs for left and right-handed ice cream lovers.
Belle V Kitchen | $49
3. RESTORATION HARDWARE COCKTAIL SHAKER KIT
Form and function. You'll want to keep these pretty bar tools on display.
Restoration Hardware | $99
4. BLACK TRIANGLE DINNER BELL
Designed by Brooklyn artist Pat Kim, this hand-bent steel dinner bell hangs on a loop of English bridle leather and comes packaged with a solid brass striker.
Pat Kim | $60
5. Williams Sonoma Frantoio Muraglia Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
A gilded bottle of olive oil? Why not.
Williams Sonoma | $50
6. SERENA & LILY TEAK TRAYS
We love these teak wood trays with brass starburst accents.
Serena & Lily | $295-$595
7. Tina Frey Brass Cream & Sugar Set
To elevate tea time.
Tina Frey Designs | $130
8. Donatella Embroidered Table Napkins
Glamourous restaurateur, cookbook writer and TV personality Donatella Arpaia has a new glittering collection for Frontgate, and these crisp napkins have "celebration" written all over them.
Donatella | $59.50 / Set of 4
9. H&M Metal Tray
This hexagonal tray features a beautiful copper finish that will make any hostess smile.
H&M | $25