Ugh. Labor Day. On one hand, we always love a long weekend. On the other hand, it’s a sure sign that the summer fun is coming to an end. But don’t despair, there is still time to make it fun! This gift guide has all the gifts that will keep your hosts inviting you back, hopefully as their first summer guests of 2023. The countdown is on!
Gifts for Entertaining
A true entertaining delight, this lightweight solid natural timber stacker with gold and white hand-painted blocks is sure to become a family favorite in no time! Keeping them entertained, all day long.
MARK & GRAHAM
Whether you’re tailgating or having your annual backyard barbeque, this Bean Bag Toss Set is the perfect way to bring family and friends together. These portable boards are designed for easy transport with integrated handles and foldable legs.
EAGLES NEST OUTFITTERS
Sit back and relax with this fun outdoor blanket.
Perfect for game-playing on the grass, or for sipping a margarita! Its durable nylon shell fabric and water repellent finish ensure you won’t have to worry about damaging it.
This jumbo Yard Domino set is sure to hit the spot at your End-of-Summer party. Bring family and friends together for a larger-than-life competition with this fun game. Handmade in Minneapolis from solid pine wood.
Gifts for Serving
Keep your cheese or food items protected during your summer outdoor party.
This gorgeous white marble & glass cloche is a dazzling yet durable addition to any tablescape.
SERENA & LILY
Handcrafted with kiln-dried wood, this entertaining essential serves up a stylish color-blocked design. It’s also super functional, with ample space for dips and snacks. Better yet, it can be hung as a decorative accent when not in use.
MARK & GRAHAM
Perfect for casual entertaining and durable enough for everyday use, this acrylic set makes a thoughtful gift for your favorite hosts and entertainers. Made from dishwasher-safe, BPA-free acrylic, this set includes a multi-purpose serving tray, a lightweight pitcher and four stemless tumblers. This lightweight, shatterproof entertaining set can be engraved with a monogram for a personal touch.
Add life (and style!) to your table with this versatile modern-shaped salad bowl. Made from Acacia wood, this salad bowl and servers set will ensure your leaves are a hit at the party.
Gifts to Decorate the Table
Confident colors meet classic stripes. These Americana Stripe Napkins were inspired by the rich hues of our country tis of thee, and will be the star of the show at your End-of-Summer party.
Named for the optical illusion it creates, Mirage Coasters are inspired by the refraction of light. These hand-poured acrylic coasters reflect a multitude of colors and are a great addition to your dinner table, all the while being equally functional.
SERENA & LILY
These handwoven placemats epitomize pretty and practical. Made from a mix of durable banana leaf and colorful cotton, they take spills in style and roll up easily when the outdoor dinner party’s done. Fabulous tassels add just the kind of design detail we love.
Napkin rings tidy up a table. These will give yours a classic look too. Plus, they’ll ensure your napkins won’t fly away.
Ethically salvaged from water buffalo horns (buffalos are not slaughtered for their horns alone, horns are a by-product due to their shedding following the breeding season).
Gifts for the Cook
For the cook that likes to impress, this Wood Pellet Pizza Oven will be sure to steal the show. Great for pizza-making-themed parties, meaning everyone can craft a pizza to their liking. Cooks stone-baked pizzas in as little as 60 seconds, so you can spend more time having fun, than on baking duty.
Ultra portable at just 22lbs, you can install it in your backyard, or bring the Pizza Party to your neighbors!
HEDLEY & BENNETT
Don’t ruin your party outfit with this Essential Apron. Features an adjustable neck strap, long waist straps, lotsa pockets for your stuff, and a utility loop for your tongs or towels
Made from stain-resistant, pro-grade machine washable materials to keep your apron looking fresh.
Attention flavor enthusiasts! Spice up your outdoor dinner party with this Spiceology Variety Pack.
Includes Black Magic, Cowboy Crust, Korean BBQ, Tandoori Glory, Pink Peppercorn Lemon Thyme, and Oh Canada, making this a fantastic sampler pack for Spiceology newbies to start experimenting with flavor.
Probes help navigate the fine line between over and undercooking something. Perfectionists use them to make something just right. Pragmatists use them to make perfection easy. Whichever category you fall under, these Temperature Probes are for you.
Gifts for Drinking (and ensuring everyone stays happy)
A popular item amongst the To&From team, this Vinglacé portable wine and champagne bottle insulator is made of double walled stainless steel and is vacuum insulated, so it keeps your wine, champagne, and sparkling water chilled for hours.
MIXOLOGY & CRAFT
This all-inclusive 7-piece bar set of serious quality will give you the power to whip up impressive cocktails for your guests. Makes a great gift for anyone that aspires to tap into their inner bartender.
You have the tools, but you’re missing the ingredients…look no further. This All The Bitters Pack literally has it all. Includes 11 bitters in 4 oz bottles, so there is something for everyone to like.
Less into cocktails, more into beer and cider? No problem, we’ve got just the thing. This beautiful bottle opener made from horn and solid brass was designed to last a lifetime, and to look pretty on the table.
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