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!

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023 - What to Give at Thanksgiving Dinner For Host 2023

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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Homesick Pumpkin Patch Candle 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Thanksgiving Wine Bag 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Cheese Board 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Bouqs Flowers 2023

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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

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Monogram Drink Coasters 2023

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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
Last Minute Christmas Gifts 2023: Winc Subscription 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Essential Oil Diffuser 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Tea Drops Sampler 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Homesick Holiday Candle 2023

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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

Thanksgiving Gifts 2023: Candy Cane Spoon 2023

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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.


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