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Hostess Jo - Entertaining & Gift Ideas

Winner Update: This giveaway is now closed. Thanks so  much to everyone that entered! And the randomly selected winner is: Commenter # 235 – Lynn, who said, “I love the cocktail napkins and the drink me flutes :) What a cute selection they have!” Congrats, Lynn!


If you love colorful, clever, and unique entertaining finds, then today’s SURPRISE GIVEAWAY is for you! was born from Joanna’s passion for entertaining and it shows! You’ll find everything from hilarious Anne Taintor products to stylish Jesse Steel aprons to backyard BBQ accessories in her shop.

This week, is offering a $100 Shopping Spree towards your favorite hostess gifts & entertaining products on their website! (A few of my personal favorites pictured below: Cork Cheese Spreaders, Girls Night Glass Stick ‘Ems, Casablanca Wine Glasses, and Colorful Stripes Coasters.)

Hostess Jo - Entertaining & Gift Ideas

(More products + details for HOW TO ENTER after the jump…)

Pictured below: cool cocktail napkins from the partyware section, clever Ant Tablecloth Weights (great for picnics!), and just a couple examples from the fabulous selection of themed Koozies.

Hostess Jo - Entertaining & Gift Ideas

Pictured below: Giardino Dragonfly Server and Outdoor Wine Glass Holders (2 per set)…

Hostess Jo - Entertaining & Gift Ideas



Post a comment here telling us which item(s) from that you think are especially fabulous – or would love to get if you win!

Giveaway ends Monday, June 8th at midnight PST. Winner is chosen randomly and will be announced Tuesday, June 9th. Good luck!!

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POSTED BY:jenn s.JENNIFER SBRANTI is the Founder and Creative Director of Hostess with the Mostess®, a hip and modern party planning resource.

405 responses to “SURPRISE GIVEAWAY: Hostess Jo”

  1. Felicity says:

    I could use some cute wine glasses and I love the aprons.

  2. I really like the Giardino Dragonfly Server & the “Medicated and Motivated” Flask is a riot!

  3. Lindsey Mintrone says:

    What fun stuff! I am loving the cork cheese spreaders! The ant tablecloth weights are precious… perfect for a garden party!

  4. Becca says:

    I’m a sucker for aprons. I love the 50’s Kitchen Apron. Absolutely adorable.

  5. Heather says:

    I love the “drinks well with others” coasters! I am going to have to get a set or three for me and my girlfriends!

  6. dmh says:

    I LOVE the wine glasses, so summery.

  7. Nicole-Lynn says:

    They have great stuff, so hard to choose! I love their Weekend Waterford shatterproof cups! They are so adorable!

  8. I love the Sombrero Chip and Dip, cause we’re always eating chips and salsa.

  9. andrea r says:

    What a cure shop! I have several friends who will be getting the “Old enough to know better, too young to give a rat’s a**” Flask for an upcoming bachelorette party!

  10. LauraLu says:

    Cherry cupcakes apron! Love it.

  11. Lauren says:

    I absolutely LOVE the Anne Taintor flasks and magnets! I’ve already picked out a few for friends… and a few for myself. :) Great site!

  12. Angela Scheffer says:

    I like the ice shooters and the spring daisy half apron. I’ve been looking for an apron forever!

  13. Bethany P says:

    The aprons are my favorite! I need a cute apron!

  14. Amanda says:

    My girlfriend and I were just chatting tonight about how I made it through college without acquiring a flask. The happy hour flask at the top of the post caught my eye immediately! It wouldn’t hurt to use that while rocking an awesomely cute apron to cute some dinner.

  15. Rebekah VA says:

    I had to laugh when I saw the W.I.N.O.S cookbooks. This is what a group of my friends call ourselves. :) It would be perfect to try the cookbooks out during one of our monthly get-togethers!

  16. Renee S says:

    I love the wine glass holder/stake. I am looking forward to concerts in the park and what a great place to put my wine glass while I chase after the kids.

  17. brittney says:

    i love the colorful wine glasses and the stickers that you put on them to know which glass is yours are adorableee

  18. merium says:

    I love the ice shooters!

  19. britain says:

    I love the smiley cheese spreaders and the wine and cheese collections!

  20. Gail G says:

    We just started to make our own wine. I love the cork cheese spreaders. They certainly fit in with our wine theme. I also think the outdoor wine glass holders are a great way to enjoy a glass of wine and the outdoors. The colorful stripe coasters add a nice touch for the summer.

  21. ring says:

    I love the butterfly ice tray. Butterfly ice cubes will be a perfect complement to drinks. The fresh catch chip & dip set is super cute!

  22. Kim-Erin says:

    50’s kitchen apron…oh…and EVERYTHING else!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  23. alicia s says:

    I love the girl’s night stickers, perfect for my bitches and brews parties.

  24. Lori Mann says:

    I love Ann Taintor, so I would definitely buy some of the products from that line. And I love the 50’s apron and pot-holder.

  25. PYR says:

    Absolutely the cherry cupcake apron!

  26. Becky says:

    I love the dragonfly dish, the Casablanca wine glasses, the BOO dish, the ornament shaped bowl, and I could go on and on. What a fabulous giveaway.

  27. Lilibeth says:

    100% love the Fresh Catch Shaped Plate Set. I think it’s the only way I would be able to get my 4 yr old goddaughter and 2 yr old nephew interested in their food.

  28. I love the colorful glassware… I feel that you can never have enough things to make you feel fancy! LOL

  29. Carrie says:

    I love the cork knives and colorful glasses!

  30. May says:

    I absolutely love the Anne Taintor flasks – and of course I’d need an apron to go with it. And no fine lady would drink their can empty without a proper koozie :)

  31. Jerlynn Ordaz says:

    I would love, love, looooove the pewter Pearl Round chip and dip!!! Please oh please!

  32. JGO says:

    The “Medicated and Motivated” Flask just screams my name!

  33. noodle says:

    I love the vintage apron, aprons are so underrated!

  34. MelissaF says:

    There’s so many cute things. Love the “lake time” koozies, flip flop guest towel and girls’ night guest towel.

  35. Lynn W says:

    I love the cocktail napkins and the drink me flutes :) What a cute selection they have!

  36. Nicole R. says:

    The cupcake apron is adorable!

  37. Megan says:

    Wow, lots of cute stuff there. I love the aprons. th 50’s kitchen one is my favorite, and all the picnic wear is great too.

  38. Patty H says:

    I love all the patriotic items on the sale page. That would make a fantasic 4th of July party!

  39. Shelly Gealt says:

    Really like both the Vintage Cork Cheese Spreaders and Dragonfly Server. Serving with them sounds good.

  40. Randi says:

    I love the Giardino oval platter and the place card holder set … adorable! What a fun site.