Mother’s Day Gifts for the Hostess Mom

Her favorite thing is bringing people together over appetizer spreads and her killer house cocktails. Here are ten ways to help her keep the party going.

Such a pretty way to serve that signature fruit-and-cheese platter at summer cocktail parties. Batik tray and spreader set, $48 at Leif Shop.
A fun bag to bring to the farmers market while she’s searching for fresh ingredients. Beet It Tote, $56 at Fluffy Co.
An easy-to-carry beverage set for impromptu iced tea on the patio. Royal VKB French carafe and glasses, $36 at A + R.
This punchy pink serving bowl (with a super-convenient handle) will look great filled with her watermelon feta salad. Rice dk serving bowl, $62 at Huset Shop.
If she prefers coffee dates over cocktails, these pastel mixing spoons are the perfect accessory. Miix spoon set, $28 at MoMA.
Because you never know what size Parmesan shavings you’ll need. Essentials 6-sided grater, $22 at Jamie Oliver Collection.
This surprisingly unbulky case almost doubles an iPhone’s battery life—necessary for long hauls in the car and perpetual errand running. Juice pack plus, $99 at Mophie.
Possibly the cutest bottle opener we’ve ever seen. Apple bottle opener, $26 at Old Faithful.
Make sure there’s always something decadent to serve her guests (or that she’s always got great goodies to indulge in) with monthly delivers from Warrenton, Virginia’s Red Truck Bakery. $380 at Red Truck Bakery.
Put the party’s attention back on her with this major statement necklace. Subtle Charms necklace, $202 at Elva Fields.