Holiday Gifts for the Host

With the holidays on our horizon, our social calendars are filling up quickly. As experience tells us its best never to show up empty handed (no matter the occasion), we’re stocking up on hostess gifts ahead of the holiday rush. You never know what last-minute holiday happening you’ll receive an invite to, after all. To ensure you’re prepared to gift — and gift well — we’ve curated a selection of gifts for the hostess from our favorite scouted boutiques. Each will ensure an invite back, guaranteed.

SHOP SKOUT

ROUND MARBLE TRIVET SET

A hosting essential. 

BACKHOUSE FRAGRANCES

LIDO HAND WASH

A touch of indulgence for your host’s powder room, courtesy of Backhouse’s latest drop. 

ROBIN WELLER DESIGN 

POLKA DOT GLASSES

The ultimate glassware. Trust. 

SHOP SKOUT

COTTON TEA TOWEL SET

Behind every successful kitchen is a collection of fabulous dish towels. 

BLUE ATLAS MARKETPLACE

CHAMPAGNE FLUTES

Hand-blown champagne flutes to add something special to the celebration.

URBAN GARDENER

BURN BRIGHTER MATCHES

For the host that likes to go big (and be at home). Purchase in-store… 

BACKHOUSE FRAGRANCES

HURRICANE CANDLE + CANVAS GIFT BOX 

No one does gifting better than backhouse. 

HEIRLOOM POTAGER

HOLIDAY CLASSICS CULINARY HERB BOX

For the host who adds fresh herbs to every dish.

BLUE ATLAS MARKETPLACE

CANVAS WINE BAG

Bonus points for monogramming (Blue Atlas will handle) and stuffing with your host’s favorite reds. 

WHERE’S THE PARTY OC

FLEXI WINE GLASS 

The look of fine glassware. The durability and convenience of plastic. 

JUXTAPOSITION

CHARCOAL DOORMAT

A hardworking mat with nautical leanings. 

ROBIN WELLER DESIGN 

ST. MORITZ NAPKIN SET

Festive flair but make it chic. 

JUXTAPOSITION

SALT & PEPPER 

A traditional housewarming gift, elevated. 

JUXTAPOSITION

FRIDAYS FROM THE GARDEN COOK BOOK

For the gourmand with a kitchen garden.

BALBOA ISLAND MUSEUM

FROSTED CUPS

No yacht required.

URBAN GARDENER

BARR-CO. SOAP + LOTION SET

Fir and grapefruit for the wine. Purchase in-store… 

SHOP SKOUT

BLACK WOOD BOARD WITH HANDLE

Assigned to bring the cheeseboard? Arrange on this board and leave it as a thank you for your host. 

BLUE ATLAS MARKETPLACE

MARRAKECH DIPPING DISHES

Every bit as decorative as they are useful.


Shopping small has a big impactno matter the time of the year. This holiday season, we encourage you to look to Newport Beach’s locally-owned boutique and businesses to find holiday gifts for him. Just don’t forget to tell them Scout sent you!