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What is an appropriate gift to bring for a Muslim host & hostess?

Etiquette Filter: My partner teaches music lessons and the parents of two of his students have invited us to dinner in their home. In addition to the regular payment for the lessons, they are very generous and bring him a gift nearly every time they come for lessons. What gift should we bring for the host & hostess? [more inside]
posted by nathaole on Jan 7, 2014 - 17 answers

Shhh! (Surprise party for my wife! But what do I give the awesome host?)

I'm throwing a surprise party for my wife's 40th birthday this Thursday evening. One of my wife's friends volunteered to have the party at her house. She's also helping to arrange catering from her dad's restaurant (I'm paying for it, but at a steeply discounted rate--and she worked out the menu). So ... I'd like to give our friend a hosting gift. [more inside]
posted by agog on Aug 12, 2013 - 12 answers

Gift Ideas for Spanish Host/Hostess

What should we take to Spain as a host gift for people we don't know who are letting us stay in their home for 3-4 days? [more inside]
posted by Joleta on Nov 28, 2010 - 6 answers

what type of host/hostess gifts are appropriate for a dinner party, and do you bring the chef a gift as well?

what to bring to dinner for the host and (well known) chef? [more inside]
posted by dublin on Feb 25, 2010 - 14 answers

Gifts for Japanese Families?

What are some good gifts for Japanese families? Also, are there any cultural taboos that I should be particularly sure to avoid breaking while staying in Japan? [more inside]
posted by bassooner on May 3, 2009 - 23 answers

Thank you-now go buy groceries with this gift card

Is a gift card to a buy-in-bulk type store a tacky gift to give to hosts? [more inside]
posted by simplethings on Nov 24, 2008 - 13 answers

What should I get for some people I barely know that let someone they barely know sleep in their house?

What's a good gift for my host? [more inside]
posted by ignignokt on Oct 18, 2008 - 9 answers

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