Entertaining Essentials

Alexander Foster-Petrocco

If you have a friend or family member who loves to host festive dinners and parties, or if you’re hosting one yourself, check out these delightful entertaining essentials that will help keep the evening full of joy and laughter.

An array of Hilborn Pottery serving dishes

Hilborn Serving Dishes: Handcrafted and artistically designed serving dishes from Hilborn Pottery add a touch of elegance to any table. Perfect for showcasing appetizers, sides, or desserts, these unique pieces are sure to impress guests.

A collection of Gurgle Pots in many colours

Gurgle Pot: The Gurgle Pot is not just a stylish pitcher; it adds a whimsical touch to pouring beverages. Its unique gurgling sound as you pour will entertain guests and make it a conversation starter at any gathering. Available in 42 oz., 12 oz., and 3 oz. sizes!

An assortment of holiday-themed cocktail napkins

Cocktail Napkins: Elevate the bar setup with stylish and absorbent cocktail napkins. Choose festive designs or classic patterns to complement the holiday spirit while keeping the party mess-free.

A group of people playing The Hygge Game

Games for Fun-filled Evenings: Enhance the festive atmosphere with entertaining games. From classic board games to party favorites, these additions ensure that the laughter continues well into the night. 

  • The Hygge Game: Create a night of conversation with The Hygge Game. Designed to bring the Danish concept of hygge (coziness) to life, this game prompts players to share stories, engage in meaningful conversations, and enjoy simple pleasures. With over 300 cards featuring thought-provoking questions and activities, The Hygge Game creates cherished moments and deepens relationships through meaningful conversation.
  • Dogsaster Game: For a howling good time, try Dogsaster—a hilarious addition to game nights. Challenge yourself or raise the woof with friends, as you stack those pooches. Make sure to stay pawsitive and keep a steady hand. The last person to stack a pooch without them tumbling will be ulti-mutt champion!
A box of Wine Condoms

Wine Condoms: For the wine enthusiast, consider gifting wine condoms – a playful and functional way to preserve opened bottles. These wine stoppers provide an airtight seal, keeping wine fresh and ready to pour for the next celebration.

A collection of Lynn & Liana Cheese Boards

Lynn & Liana Cheese Boards: Elevate the presentation of cheeses and charcuterie with a beautifully crafted Lynn & Liana cheese board. Elegant and versatile, it's a must-have for those who enjoy serving delightful appetizers.


Eatable Chocolate Espresso Martini Popcorn

Snacks Galore!: Treat your host to an array of delicious snacks that are perfect for entertaining:

  • Eatable Popcorn: Gourmet popcorn in various flavors adds a delicious twist to snacking.
  • Pop Sensation: Create a popcorn bar with Pop Sensation, offering unique and flavorful popcorn seasonings.
  • Flatbread Bites: These crispy, savory bites are perfect for pairing with cheeses and spreads.
  • Butter-Flavoured Pretzels: A classic snack that never goes out of style, perfect for munching between games and conversations.

With these entertaining essentials, your loved ones will be well-equipped to host unforgettable gatherings. Cheers to a season filled with laughter, good company, and delicious moments! For even more entertaining essentials, check out our Kitchen & Entertainment collection.

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