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Hosting is often thought of as a lost art, like fencing or speaking to people face to face. At Houseplant we feel that all it takes to be a great host is a desire to be a great host. Looking for tips on how to handle the holidays - Seth joined MR PORTER for their November cover story to share how he handles the holidays. Click to read the full story.

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guestlist

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the
vibe

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gift

2. THE VIBE

So the guestlist has been decided, how do you go about setting the vibe? Music is obviously incredibly subjective and personal, and we often find ourselves DJing the party because we can’t trust anyone else with this responsibility.

set the vibe

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Party Ashtray by Seth
Party Ashtray by Seth

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Marble Rolling Set

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3. THE WARDROBE

The stage is set, now the big question, what to wear? The last thing you want is to go too obvious, or show up dressed in the same thing as someone else.

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THE GIFT

Some gifts are universal (cash!), but the best gifts are highly personal.

EXPLORE MORE GIFTS

For people who have generally good taste in shit.

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Marble Rolling Set

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