I've got nothing but love for these Mi Casa Es Su Casa guest towels from Prozan McGlinn. In fact, I picked up a set while at Renegade Craft Fair SF to stash away as a Christmas gift for someone. I'm not sure I'll be able to part with them though! Also adorable—this typographic tea towel:
I dig these Butcher's Diagram floursack towels from Girls Can Tell. Photographers will click with their Camera Diagram towel. GCT has oodles more in the diagrams theme, from power drills to hot dogs to unicorns. Check them out here.
Bold and beautiful, these Dahlia Coasters and Trivets are lasercut from merino wool felt by Leslie Yang of Feisty Elle. If you've got the cash, you could buy several sets in different colors to create a vibrant, heat-resistent table runner! They'd also make a great hostess gift.