When it comes to entertaining, it's all about the tabletop details — the plates, cups and silverware you have, as well as the table runner, napkins and coasters you decorate with, can make or break your dinner party. There are many different ways to revamp your table setting, including investing in new dinnerware, silverware and glassware or splurging on a home bar, complete with wineglasses, beer glasses, ice bucket and wine rack. Here's how to update your dinnerware and table setting decor before hosting your next party. More
Let summer days last forever with this set of four cups, with a relaxing ocean scene etched right into the glass. As the plum line of your drink lowers, it may feel like the sun going down on you — but never fear, just refill!
Breakfast in bed? Drinks on the terrace? Yes and yes! You’ve got just what you need and you’ve got it with style. These trays have the look of rosewood, zebrawood or maple … except they’re made of laminated fabric — a cost-conscious and beautiful way to carry on.
Your table will come to life with this exquisite table runner. Silken metallic threads are woven into a beautiful floral pattern creating a stunning design. Available in 10 dazzling colors, this table runner is sure to become your favorite dining accessory.
You needn’t serve French fare on this charming platter, although it does depict the picturesque mountain village of Lacoste, above the Cote d’Azur. Let it add a playful vibe to your next casual soiree.
The vintage-style champagne coupe has come back into style in a big way. Don't just save them for the bubbly — fill them with your favorite cocktail and a festive garnish for a super sophisticated happy hour. At the end of the night, simply put them in the dishwasher for easy, breezy cleanup.
You'll make a real statement with this oversize white wine glass at your next party. Give your guests an extra generous pour of your favorite vino and sit back and enjoy the moment. At the end of the night, you can simply place these in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
Sometimes an ice cold beer just tastes better in a nice glass. Keep two of these chilled in the freezer so you're ready to enjoy your favorite brew any time. After your frosty treat, simply put these in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
You've got an eye for unique objects, so naturally you're drawn to this intriguing set. The 12-inch marble plate is perfect for displaying an assortment of cheese, while the alligator knives slice, spread and spark conversations, reptile style!
Rudolph is here! It must mean there's a party somewhere. Haul out these reusable cocktail napkins and never iron again!
Pure white porcelain unites with stainless steel in a splendid tango of style. You thought they were ‘average cuppa joe’ coffee cups and saucers? Not a chance.
This set of handmade, wheel-thrown tableware is anything but standard. Ideal for a wedding registry, color combos change seasonally and editions are limited. The 16-piece dinner set includes four each of dinner and salad plates, bowls and mugs. These special sturdy serving dishes are dishwasher and...
In a pickle about how to keep your eggs cool and fresh? Well, here's an idea that's devilishly clever. The top oval tray is made of high-quality, 18/8 stainless steel and features spots for more than two dozen pickled or deviled eggs. It fits over a clear acrylic ice reservoir sure to make you the...
Iced Eggs Holder
This Mexican ceramic piece has a casual, contemporary feel with its hand-painted black and white stripe pattern. Traditionally used to keep chilled wine bottles cold on the table, it would also make a stylish vase or kitchen utensil holder.
Give your meal a festive flair with these striped ceramic dinner plates. The preppy colors are a cheerful departure from plain white dinnerware and will surely enhance your table. And when the meal is done, simply place these in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
When you've gone to the trouble of preparing a beautiful salad, why not finish the display with a set of modern salad spoons? You'll be proud to place them on your table meal after meal. Just be sure to wash these by hand to protect the signature finish.
Serve your guests in a fashion that is always très chic. Bring Parisian fashion to your home decor with this unique tray. Oui oui!
Notions Rectangular Tray
Time for a new floral arrangement on your table? Try these openwork placemats, designed to capture the delicacy and organic symmetry of a pressed dahlia.
Even if you love a little rustic-chic style, water rings aren't exactly a part of your decor scheme. Never fear: These handsome leather coasters will fit right in and keep your tabletops looking clean. The durable, oil-tanned leather is accented with gunmetal grommets at the corners and features a...
Tipple like a lumberjack! Tote your favorite potable in this rustic flask, made of stainless steel and decorated with tree resin. It’s guaranteed to give your next nip the flavor of the great outdoors.
This impressive 75-piece cutlery set is what you showcase on Thanksgiving and during the holidays. Whether guests congregate in the kitchen or at the table, they’ll notice the stellar sheen of the serving utensils and place settings.
For special occasions or just making everyday feel special, this round stainless steel tray brings an extra splash of pizzazz to your table. This beautiful tray, designed by Marcel Wanders, features an ornate relief pattern.
Just like your guests, this oval bowl is one of a kind. It's made by hand in Italy so slight variations in color and size are to be expected. Use it to serve everything from chunks of sourdough to fluffy mashed potatoes. It also looks beautiful filled with fresh citrus fruit on your kitchen island.
Give your table a fresh, fun look with this glassware — a set of six. The white squiggle design lends an appealing playful vibe to the classic tumbler shape.
Don’t merely serve dessert, present it — and get all the "ooh" and "ahh" reactions you deserve. This charming glass cake plate boasts a dazzling dewdrop pattern on which to display your fresh-baked beauties.
This hand-woven rattan placemat is done "Hapao style," meaning a tight, intricate weave initially created in the Philippines to ensure durability and beautiful longevity. Finished with a coating of clear lacquer for easy clean-up, this rectangular rattan placement is a beautiful addition to your...
No more sacrificing your drinks to melting ice. This carafe features refreezable liquid sealed between double walls of acrylic. Pop it in the freezer for 20 minutes and give a nice frosty chill to white wine, juice or anything else you want to keep cool. It holds about 27 ounces of your favorite...
Acrylic Iced Carafe
Frame a piece of dessert like a piece of art. This beautiful square plate serves as a white canvas, allowing you to exhibit a vibrant creation for all to admire and, most importantly, enjoy.
If Paul Bunyan had the other lumberjacks over for drinks, you know he’d be mixing them up in a shaker like this. Add the handsome, unique piece to your barware and you’re on your way to legendary mixology skills.
Bark Cocktail Shaker
Make salad the new showstopper at your table with this stainless steel salad bowl. From Spanish designer Lluís Clotet, this mirror-polished bowl's irregular dimensions are sure to catch all your guests' attention.
Simply elegant, this generously sized plate will make your guests feel welcome with its cool blue tones and breezy pattern. It's just as comfortable loaded up with a pile of cookies or cupcakes as it is with a crown roast.
Keep your beverages at the ideal temperature longer with this double-walled, stainless steel insulated jug. The bonus: It's sleek, classic look adds style to your table.
Your culinary artistry needs no bells and whistles — just a sleek, simple bowl to serve it in. Well, here you go — pure white, high shine and, with a 2-1/2-quart capacity, it's ample enough that everyone can ask for seconds.
Take toast to the next level with this Michael Graves-designed butter dish. This stainless steel-glass mix offers a modern yet fancy way to share your tasty spread.
Take care of your bubbly in between flutes. This convenient sparkling-wine sealer securely caps an open bottle to keep out the air, which helps to prolong its fizzy look and effervescent flavor.
Classic ceramic salad plates never go out of style. This modern take on the plate would be a lovely addition to any home. A set of these would be the perfect housewarming gift for a young couple just building a life together.
Let this cool creature open your bottles with old-school style. It's the perfect conversation piece to keep on your bar.
Keep everything well in hand with a handsome serving tray, cleverly lined with a layer of silicon to keep drinks and bottles from slipping. You may in fact find yourself using it every day, simply to keep tea cups calm, coffee mugs immobile and soda glasses still while on their way to your table.
Pegos Rectangular Tray
Add brightness to your tea time with this bold tea set, which includes a teapot, sugar bowl and creamer pourer. What a pick-me-up!
Give your greens a festive flair with these striped ceramic salad plates. The preppy colors are a cheerful departure from plain white dinnerware and will surely enhance your table. And when the meal is done, simply place these in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
Imagine arranging food around a mandala of golden coils. This charger plate will draw the eye to your table and add a feeling of tranquility to any meal.
Blending simplicity and innovate details, these food-safe silicone stem markers help keep track of your glass while you imbibe. Each pack of six comes in Sticks or Stones pattern. Use a ballpoint pen to scribble your name, initials or the type of wine you're drinking. Wipe with a damp cloth and...
With their vibrant, colorful patterns and hand-crafted charm, Mexican ceramic bowls reflect the warmth of their culture and landscape, adding some cozy spice to the table. This bowl's blue and white floral pattern is striking yet versatile; it looks great on the wood table and is certain to make...
This gorgeous glass bowl really stands out! The black metal base with a crackled finish cradles a clear glass bowl. Fill it with fresh citrus fruits, potpourri or seasonal objects like pine cones.
Arla Glass Bowl
Made from silky food-grade, hand silk-screened silicone, the mats won't crease or rip. The mats are doodle-friendly with the use of washable or dry erase markers save paper/save trees, just clean off with a damp cloth or rinse. Color again and again. Kidz Box includes 1 Placemat + 6 Dry-erase...
Shine on like the crazy diamond you are when you set out these intricately cut coasters. This set of four, white Corian coasters has been repurposed from recycled countertop surfaces and each one is durable and heat-resistant.
When was the last time you saw a bowl that was truly awe-inspiring? The design of this white acrylic bowl is modern innovation at its finest. Lose yourself in the spirals, but don't forget to fill your tummy!
*Made from environmentally-friendly reclaimed fir stumps with an easy care food-safe lacquer finish *Each piece is hand-carved by skilled artisans, so no two are exactly alike. Knotholes and minor cracks add a unique charm. *Gorgeous wood grain and colors make these great for a wide variety of...
Popping the top with this little monster is sure to put a smile on your face. Place your bottle in the big grin and watch the tiny teeth do all the work. Opening drinks has never been such fun.
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