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Holiday Hostess Gift Guide 2023

Traveling for the holidays or hosting? We have a variety of seasonal items, inspired art, jewelry, crafts, handcrafted cheeses, wines, jams and chocolates, and you're sure to find a perfect host or hostess gift!

Are you still looking for the perfect something to add to the table? Bring spicy Sage Cranberry Jam from Johnson Berry Farm or a bottle of Sweet Quince Chili Sauce from Hot Babe Hot Sauce for the hot sauce connoisseur in your group! Don’t pass by the Market without trying Daikon Kimchi & Kraut from Healthy Cultures or sampling a few of Mediterranean Flavor’s dozen hummus flavors.

We love a crunchy salad made with Skokomish Valley Farm greens and watermelon radishes. Sprinkle Earthling Food Company’s toasted pumpkin seeds and Domina Dairy’s parmesan on top for a beautiful and simple side.

Are you on dessert duty? Or need a loaf of fresh baked bread to accompany your holiday meal? San Francisco Street Bakery, Blue Heron BakeryWagner’s BakeryThe Bread Peddler, and Baker Potter are to the rescue with a variety of fresh breads and baked goods! Don’t forget the wine! Wynoochee River Winery and Burnt Ridge Nursery have a selection of fruit wines and cider. Odin’s Alchemy Brewing has you covered with mead. Cheers!

Are you looking for the perfect serving dish to bring? Find woodcrafted charcuterie boards, bowls, and serving utensils from Wood Art by Howard, Wood Loved by Larry, and Twisted Twigster. Marion Pollmann Clay Art also offers serving dishes and platters, custom welcome signs, holiday ornaments and more!

Need a gift for a favorite furry friend? Crossed Paws Bakery makes homemade, all natural dog treats. Or something for your host (or yourself) to unwind after a long day of cooking? Miller Lavender offers soothing eye pillows and sachets to unwind after holiday celebration! Silva House Market offers over 20+ scented candles in a variety of relaxing scents. Herbal tea enthusiasts will want to try Chaga Chai Tea from Eufloria Botanica.

So fresh and clean; give the gift of self-care! Bring some soap or body care for your host or hostess, or treat yourself after a long day of hosting! Riverdance SoapworksCascadia Terrior, and Rainchild Apothecary are here to help!

And never underestimate the power of a nice apron or some seasonal oven mitts or coasters! Trnka creates upcycled aprons from earth-friendly fabrics and Secret Garden Quilts has seasonal (and washable!) oven mitts and coasters.

Don't forget to say Thank You to your host or hostess! SNC Art & MoreKathleen LegaultPaper Matters and Accidently Lovely have cards for every occasion!

Can't decide what to bring? A Market Gift Certificate lets the recipient choose. And you can carry everything home in a reusable, fashionable Friends of the Farmers Market tote! Friends of the Farmers Market Tote bags are available for purchase from Sea Blossom Seafood.

Wishing you all a safe and happy start to the Holiday season!