Thank the host or hostess of your holiday parties with locally crafted goodies, paired with colorful serving utensils. Sea salt from the Strait of Juan de Fuca, $17, from Admiralty Salt Company. Pink peppercorn plum jelly, $9, both available at Ludlow Home (Phinney Ridge, 7315 Greenwood Ave. N; 206.429.5081; ludlowco.com). Dishwasher safe acrylic spoons ($5.50 for teaspoons) and knives ($7) available in assorted colors and sizes at Three Birds Home. (All pictured above)
Be the belle of the bar with a nice bottle of wine gussied up in a leather wine sleeve made by Pioneer Square–based clothing designer Carole McClellan. $25.99, available at Pete’s Wine Shop (Bellevue, 134 105th Ave. NE; 425.454.1100; peteswineshop.com).