Don’t show up empty-handed this Thanksgiving. Show a little gratitude for your host with one of these Thanksgiving gifts they can actually use!
You’re just getting over all your endless Halloween festivities, but now you’re on the hook to bring a little something with you when you head out for your Thanksgiving dinner. Typically we just like bringing a bottle of wine (or five) over to our relatives house but, to be honest, the host never really has a chance to drink it because they’re too busy getting everything ready. It’s time to think outside of the cornucopia this Thanksgiving!
Our complete list consists of must-haves your host can use, things for all the dinner guests, essentials you can have delivered before the big day and, of course, some ideas for all the last minute folks out there (like us) that you can buy today and still give it to them today. It’s really what we’re the most thankful for this Thanksgiving.
Shop our picks for some of the best Thanksgiving gifts that any host or hostess will totally love in 2023.
The Best Thanksgiving Gift of 2023
The Homesick Pumpkin Patch Candle – Buy It Here
Add a little extra fall flair to their Thanksgiving table with the official Pumpkin Patch scented candle by Homesick. Don’t worry, it won’t smell like your #PSL, but it does have scents of lemon mixed with nutmeg which is absolutely amazing. It’s hand-poured in the US and has a burn time of up to 80-hours! Learn more here.
The Budget Pick
The Happy Thanksgiving Cotton Wine Bag – Buy It Here
Now you won’t be the only wine bag at the party this Thanksgiving! This pretty cheap cotton canvas wine bag simply says “Happy Thanksgiving” on it and it’ll easily fit a standard sized wine bottle or even a champagne bottle. Learn more here.
The Pre-Dinner Pick
The Composite Cheese Board – Buy It Here
This is seriously the chicest cheese board we’ve ever seen and will quickly become the topic of conversation when the appetizers are brought out, which is a nice change of pace from all those political convos you’ve been dodging and weaving. It’s perfect for cheese, apps, and so much more. Learn more here.
The Fall Floral Pick
The Classic Fall Bouquet From Bouqs Flowers – Buy It Here
You can never go wrong with a really beautiful bouquet of fall flowers. Have these flowers delivered before the big day or have them shipped directly to you so you can bring them over yourself. Bouqs has a ton of really unique floral arrangements perfect for any occasion and they’re our favorite to send to everyone. Learn more here.
The Family Game Pick
The Relative Insanity Family Party Game – Buy It Here
It’s one of the top selling family games of the year and will keep everyone crying with laughter. A real nice change of pace from sad tears, right? Comic Jeff Foxworthy is behind this hilarious game and it’s been played on Ellen, Jimmy Fallon, and more! Learn more here.
The Monogrammed Pick
The Marina Monogrammed Coasters – Buy It Here
Make their gift somewhat personal with these super cute monogrammed drink coasters. Learn more here.
The Wine Pick
The Winc Wine Club Subscription – Buy It Here
It’s the gift that keeps on giving! Perfect for the wine lovers out there, you can either give them the gift of a complete wine subscription, a one-off wine pairing, or even a last minute gift card. It’s one of the most popular wine companies online today! Learn more here.
The Stay Calm Pick
The Essential Wellness Diffuser – Buy It Here
Allow everyone at turkey day dinner to chill the F out with this best-selling aromatherapy essential oil diffuser with 4 timer settings, 7 color changing effects, and auto shut off. Learn more here.
The After Dinner Pick
The Organic Tea Drops – Buy It Here
The perfect way for everyone to send dinner with a nice hot cup of organic tea. These come as a tea crop sampler box in a bunch of different delicious flavors. Learn more here.
The Winter is Coming Pick
The Homesick Holiday Candle – Buy It Here
We added another Homesick candle to our gift list because we’re totally obsessed with so many of these and while it’s Thanksgiving, sometimes the perfect present is one that the host can use after everyone leaves. The Christmas holiday is right around the corner and this scented candle smells amazing and somehow brilliantly mixes fresh cut pine with homemade sugar cookies. Learn more here.
The Kids Pick
The Candy Cane Cocoa Spoons – Buy It Here
The perfect idea when there are little kids around the table. They could barely care less that it’s Thanksgiving because they already know how many more sleeps until Santa arrives. These cute candy cane cocoa spoons come as a set of four and remind them they you were thinking of them too! Learn more here.