Sur la Table golden pineapple tumbler glass
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Doesn’t it feel like mothers really can do it all? Does your mom love to host the holidays, or put together an impressive wine and cheese platter in an instant? Or how about a casual get-together with the neighbors? If your mom harnesses the power of Barefoot Contessa and is the belle of the hosting party ball, we got you covered from festive tabletop decorations and decor to functional and useful entertaining must-haves for a special Mother’s Day treat.

1. Boat Stripe Linen Napkins White & Red, Set of 4, $80 from Couleur Nature

red and white striped linen napkins

Couleur Nature

These handmade vintage-inspired linens will have guests dreaming about Paris. Classic and tasteful for Sunday brunch with the neighbors.Buy Now

2. Ivory Isabel Vase, $40 from Magnolia

Magnolia ivory ceramic vase


A neutral vase with delicate etching is the perfect vessel for showcasing any hue of flowers or hand-picked plant stems throughout the year.Buy Now

3. Bright Paper Pinwheels, $20 from BHLDN

BHLDN decorative paper fans


These colorful paper pinwheels will put a smile on your mother’s face, adding a festive touch no matter what the occasion is.Buy Now

4. Rose Gold Hostess Serving Set, $29.99 from West Elm (originally $49)

West Elm rose gold serving utensil set

West Elm

Who doesn’t love rose gold serveware? These elegant copper-hued utensils bring warmth and sophistication to that delicious meal mom just prepared.Buy Now

5. “The Southern Living Party Cookbook: A Modern Guide to Gathering” by Elizabeth Heiskell, $22.48 on Amazon

The Southern Living Party Cookbook on Amazon


Break out the Southern charm with the quintessential “The Southern Living Party Cookbook: A Modern Guide to Gathering.” Spark some Southern inspiration with classics like Smoked Salmon Canapes and Brandy Alexanders.Buy Now

6. Coupe Serving Platter, $99 at Heath Ceramics

Heath Ceramics serving platter

Heath Ceramics

Heath is a California classic, creating timeless ceramics for decades. The circular Coupe line platter is a must-have for entertaining whether its for showcasing hot hors d’oeuvres, a colorful fruit plate, or a homemade quiche.Buy Now

7. W&P Gold Pineapple Tumbler with Straw, 16 oz., $99 at Sur La Table

Sur la Table golden pineapple tumbler glass

Sur la Table

Everyone loves a botanical and playful mai tai or other tiki-inspired cocktails. This pineapple tumbler will be the perfect conversation starter, and will also look great on mom’s bar.Buy Now

8. Andrew Pearce Black Walnut Wood Double Live Edge Board, $115 from Simon Pearce

Simon Pearce natural edge wood cutting board

Simon Pearce

Simon and Andrew Pearce are synonymous with Vermont handmade glass and wooden decor. This walnut cheese board showcases a natural raw edge. A wonderful, organic board for mom’s next entertaining fete.Buy Now

9. Glass Cake Stand by Mosser Glass, starts at $34 from Food52

Foos52 Mosser glass cake stand


These glass cake stands will add beauty to mom’s dessert table. Plus the cheery hues are perfect for spring and summer! Buy a few in various heights and colors for an extra wow factor.Buy Now

10. FlyingColors Laguiole Cheese Knife Set, Stainless Steel, Multicolor Handle, 3 Pieces, $14.99 on Amazon

Laguiole cheese knives on Amazon


Add some retro pop to mom’s next cheese night with the classic stainless steel French Laguiole cheese knives. They are timeless and will last for years.Buy Now

11. Berto Bianco Vermouth, $16.99 from Suburban Wines & Spirits

Berto Bianco vermouth


Everyone loves an aperitivo before a dinner party. Berto vermouth from Italy’s Piemonte region is an herbaceous treat, filled with subtle notes of orange, absinthe, vanilla, coriander, and more. Serve on the rocks or with a spritz of seltzer and orange peel. A great complement to savory appetizers before the big feast.Buy Now

12. Francoise Pitcher, $32 from Anthropologie

Anthropologie floral pitcher


Whether mom is pouring cocktails or keeping guests hydrated with lemon-infused cucumber water, this vibrant and colorful pitcher will look great on any tabletop.Buy Now

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Marisa Olsen is a Boston-based writer and founder of Girl Loves Food. Follow her on Instagram at @marisaolsen17.
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