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
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The simple elegance of this set of cake pedestals will put your pastries front and center, displaying them with style and grace. What could be yummier than the beautiful floral detail on the earthenware base of these pedestals? Perhaps the cake that the glass dome will encase and reveal!
Prepare to get bowled over. This big bowl is your brand new go-to for serving everything from side dishes to popcorn. Its bright white color and high-shine finish make the ideal showcase for anything you put inside.
Sarjaton Bowl White
Enrico Root Wood Small Appetizer Platter Natural Shape
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Lounging delicately on the table, this tassel-shaped bottle opener feigns feminine elegance while hiding a tough wedge underneath. The flowing shape makes for an easy grip as well as an attractive and innocent appearance, so you'll be happy to have this near.
Tassel Bottle Opener
You’ll be proud to serve on this charming porcelain peacock. The imaginative pattern has an old-world, fairy-tale vibe sure to delight everyone gathered at your table.
Taika Salad Plate Blue
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Strike a pose when you plate and bring an en vogue vibe to your decor. This couture-inspired plate collection will make everything you serve more chic and turn everyday meals into a style celebration.
Ben Collection Melamine - Fashion Plate Set - Gecko
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You already make entertaining look easy, but this carafe’s one-hand operation will actually simplify your serving. Other helpful features include an integrated tea filter and a double-walled vacuum glass liner to maintain beverage temperature for up to 12 hours. Plus, its woven wicker covering is a...
Alfi Achat Albergo Carafe With Integrated Tea Filter, Wicker
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And you thought snacking couldn’t get any better. This bright striped ceramic bowl — ideal for nuts, candy, whatever turns you on, treat-wise — offers a far more stylish alternative to munching straight out of the bag.
Origo Nut Cup Orange
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With its gently textured surface and braided rim, this serving bowl brings a simple beauty to your next dinner or cocktail party. Tip: Since it’s made of stainless steel, it helps maintain the temperature of whatever you put in it.
Paloma Round Bowl with Braided Wire, 12"
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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.
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
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
Your guests will thank you for keeping those chips within easy reach. This convenient bowl sits elevated on a sturdy base, so no one has to work hard to get a snack. The room below also provides space for napkins or small plates.
Alessi Ape Bowl for Chips
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Make yours a double with these large old-fashioned glasses. They're wide enough to hold 9 1/4 ounces of your favorite cocktail while keeping things stylish with an eclectic design. Post cocktail hour you won't even have to worry about hand-washing these since they're dishwasher safe.
This handsome caddy solves the problem of how to present your flatware the next time you host a party buffet style. Although if your forks, knives and spoons are displayed this elegantly, be prepared to roll out nice china and cloth napkins too.
Grape Flatware Caddy/Divided Platter
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Filled with an icy beverage of your choice, this 35-ounce pitcher will be like an oasis on a hot day, bringing everyone together to cool down and replenish. The charming ocean scene etched right into the glass conveys a sense of peaceful days at the beach, and the blue glass handle is a stunning...
Your culinary masterpieces deserve the very best. And Arthur Court Designs are famous for their exquisite workmanship. The removable glass inserts, marble slab and polished aluminum base will showcase whatever delights you serve. Can be refrigerated to keep your cold appetizers cold.
Layer your table with subtle hints of nature's beauty with a linen table runner. Choose from two, elegant color palettes to complement your dining room. Play off of the natural beauty found in butterfly wings, rocks and driftwood for a sophisticated take on rustic decor.
Metallic Printed Linen Table Runner
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Bring a touch of nautical chic to your favorite setting with this good-looking brass opener. It’s modeled after a vintage version found in a Belgian flea market to bring a unique vibe to your bar.
Anchor Bottle Opener
Frame your food in the gilding it deserves with this charming charger plate. Handmade of Turkish glass, this plate will wow your guests and add texture to your dining experience.
Roma Charger Plate, Gold
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The important thing isnt where you are going, its staying in motion. What better way to keep afloat than with our sailboat collection. You can almost feel the wind in your hair, while you sip on a refreshing cocktail out of these double etched designs. Made in USA.
Sailboat Whiskey Decanter 23oz
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The sort of motif you’d see on old-school wrought iron gives these dinner plates playful impact. The square shape and cool color combo simply add to the appeal. Plus, they’re made of easy-care melamine, so they are ideal for outdoor or indoor use.
To serve with style, add this handsome lidded pitcher to your table. Modeled on vessels used in Belgian taverns, its pewter finish is refined-not-flashy, and the acorn accents are an earthy touch.
Acorn Water Pitcher
Handwoven from rattan in Hapao style, this honey brown flatware tray features four compartments for organizing flatware or other dinner party essentials. Hapao refers to the technique of alternating the color from a light natural to dark mocha when weaving the rattan peel over the rattan vine. The...
Rattan Silverware Organizer & Tray, Honey-Brown
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Go a bit wild at your next party. Drinks concocted in this cool shaker — made of stainless steel and bedecked with bone — are bound to be a touch more intoxicating.
Bone Cocktail Shaker
Transport your guests to Old Paris with this vintage tray! Whether you are serving bonbons or beverages, everyone will be enchanted with the whimsy and wonder of this stylish serving tray.
Notions Vintage Tray
Fade to blue and add some romance to every serving with this lovely tray. Vintage postcard-inspired and adorned in cerulean poppies, you will fall in love each time you use it.
Notions Blue Poppy Tray
This lovely saucer conveys a special note, and even if you don’t know Italian, it reminds you how endearing a handwritten letter can be. And once you see what’s written on this adoring cup, you’ll want to seal it with a kiss.
Amore Mio S/2 Mugs/Saucers
$28 Only 8 Left
Bottoms up! With their layered circular pattern, these 15-ounce tumblers have the design pizzazz to enhance your table settings. Use them at every meal to elevate your daily dining experience.
Kay Collection - Glass Tumbler Set - Slate
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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.
Black Striped Wine Bottle Holder
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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.
Close your eyes and imagine this lotus flower freely floating on your dining or coffee table. With its ecofriendly fabric, soothing color and modern design, you can also hang it as a wall decoration or bed accessory for a meditative look. Namaste.
A tisket a tasket — it's fun to tote around wine in this basket! Plus, it allows your reds to decant in the traditional way by letting the bottle rest on its side. It's also a great way to impress your guests at your next dinner party.
Wine Bottle Basket & Decanter in Rattan-Nito
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Serving from this crystal bowl is like Venus rising from the sea anew, every time you use it. The petals of the bowl will envelope what you serve, adding glimmer to any occasion.
Venezia Flower Tray, Small
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Keep it classic! This set of four cups, designed by Guido Venturini, lend a smooth, stylish simplicity to your table and make everyday meals a more casual pleasure.
Alessi "All-Time" Teacup, Set of 4
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Know that cool, delightful feeling of running barefoot through the grass on an early morning? This beautiful glass bowl recaptures it for you, with a base to rim pattern of graceful dewdrops.
Kastehelmi Bowl Clear Large
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A perfect dinner party comes together with a carefully-selected bottle of wine, and now you can present your wine find in style with this rattan caddy. This caddy features four compartments for bottles, flatware, cooking utensils, and more. Whether you use it for wine bottles or as a kitchen...
Rattan Bottle & Silver Caddy, Honey-Brown
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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.
Alessi 'Dressed' Round Tray, Black
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Invite unexpected texture and true reptile style to your next party. Then fill, serve — and watch the conversations spark!
Love to host large dinner parties? Then you'll love this 75-piece flatware set from designer Achille Castiglioni. The mirror-polished and dishwasher-safe set consists of 12 table forks, 12 tablespoons, 12 table knives, 12 dessert forks, 12 dessert knives, 12 coffee spoons, a ladle, a serving spoon...
Alessi 'Dry' 75-pc. Cutlery Set
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This shapely bowl wraps around your food, framing it in a white palette that lets the fare be the focus. You've never seen a bowl like this before, but it would be right at home in any modernly designed dining area.
No one likes lukewarm wine or tepid juice. With this unique, wine-bottle-shaped carafe, you won't have to worry about either. It comes with two reusable cooling elements that, after some time in your freezer and placed in the bottle, will keep your beverages chilled and refreshing.
Everyone loves a cheese course, so why not add a bit of style with this artfully handmade tray and knife? The marble stone is the perfect material for serving, and the cherry branch accents add a playful touch. Just add some fruit and crackers and you'll be ready to dive in. Don't forget the...
Turquoise is the perfect pop of color in the kitchen or dining room. The classic hue never goes out of style and looks great with this modern ceramic bowl. Serve up your favorite dish and then simply place it in the dishwasher for quick and easy cleanup.
Teema Serving Bowl Turquoise
$40 Only 2 Left
Visited any cool dinnerware lately? The illustrations on these playful square plates depict the sights and sounds of Lacoste, France in bright colors, perfect for the casually eclectic dining spot in your home.
An oval of solid oak makes a beautiful, lightweight serving tray, perfect for bringing out drinks or snacks to your patio. This Asian-inspired serving tray is a breath of fresh air for your serveware, and is lovely enough to be used as a display piece.
Oval Wood Serving Tray
$39 Only 2 Left
In tribute to the Viking horn drinking flasks of old, this gentleman's flask is covered in a beautiful mosaic of real horn chips. Each has its own unique assortment of earthy colors and textures, giving you individualistic style with rustic appeal. Swig with old-world warrior pride.