12/05/2011 07:50 EST | Updated 10/31/2012 07:06 EDT

Holiday Hostess Gifts: 10 Items To Say Thank You This Season

Showing up empty-handed to a holiday party is one of those universal don'ts. It's not university, folks -- although showing up with a 6-pack is better than nothing (just make sure it's not Old Milwaukee).

To thank your holiday party host in a sleek and sophisticated way, take their personal tastes into consideration and buy a gift accordingly. If you're pressed for time, check out 10 of our favourite good-for-anyone thank-you-for-throwing-such-an-awesome-party presents.

What would you like to receive as a host of a holiday party? Let us know on Twitter or in the comments below.

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