Even if your host or hostess insists that you shouldn’t bring anything, we all know it’s Manners 101 to never show up at a party empty-handed. Whether you are going to an intimate dinner party or a blowout birthday bash—the best approach is to bring a gift that feels thoughtful. Here are 6 ideas for every type of host from the rosé lover to the rock enthusiast—presents so good, you may need to get one for yourself!
Louis Roederer, Rose, 2009, $76
When celebrating a special occasion like an engagement, birthday or promotion—bubbles are always appropriate.
Mara Hoffman + Clos du Bois Chardonnay Gift Set, $48
Mara Hoffman teamed up with Clos du Bois for this gift set that includes a printed neoprene carry bag, umbrella and a bottle of crisp Chardonnay.
Mrs. John L. Strong Jeweled Butterfly Notes, $125
Mrs. John L. Strong stationery was a favorite of Jacqueline Kennedy—so clearly anyone with good taste will adore this gift.
Diptyque Paris Beverly Hills candle (exclusive to Beverly Hills store), $70
The palm-print on Diptyque's latest candle was inspired by the famous wallpaper at The Beverly Hills Hotel—we're obsessed!
Be Mixed Set of 12 Bottles, $33
If you're going to a big party, bring a bag of ice and these zero calorie mixers in speakeasy flavors like ginger, honey and lime.
Taschen The Rolling Stones, $150
An amazing coffee-table book is the ultimate gift—especially if it's one that includes over 500 pages of Rolling Stones photography.