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
With its square shape and antler handle, this unique serving piece will make your fine finger foods even more tempting. But you may choose instead to use it to add flair to a bathroom or dressing table.
It’s a gift to be simple. While you will no doubt wish to keep this handsome bowl for yourself, please note that it makes an outstanding gift. The motif is sophisticated and simple enough to blend with other designs. The workmanship superb. And the material is sand-cast aluminum, so it simply needs...
Jewel 12" Bowl
An outfit is not complete without jewelry, and your table won't be complete without our Luminous Lace collection. Serve your appetizers, cupcakes, and savory bites on this dazzling silver two-tiered tray, with intricate floral detailing and delicate perforated patterns. It really is like dressing...
Concepts Life 2-Tiered Tray, Luminous Lace Collection
$81.40 $148.00 · Only 8 Left
Make sure your serveware is as healthy for the planet as your snacks are for your health. Made entirely from sustainable bamboo, this small tray is an ecofriendly alternative to plastic and paper. The rectangular shape is just right for assorted crudités, fresh dips or a beautiful selection of...
You’ll delight dinner guests with this fanciful bowl. Its peacock and owl pattern feels straight out of a favorite fairy tale — and its ample 3-1/2-quart capacity means all those requests for seconds can be served.
Is your table looking sad and lonely? Give it a boost with at set of Simple Placemats. Customizable in hundreds of fabrics, you're sure to find the perfect set for daily dining or that fancy shindig. We love it in this contemporary sketched floral in aqua with pops of yellow & red. so gorgeous it...
Here’s to this smart stackable set. The glass nestles neatly to seal the carafe when not in use. The bonus? Both pieces are made from recycled soda bottles.
Wooden your family and guests have the tines of their lives with this funky fork at the table? Made from cherry wood, it features cutouts with flame black edges. At 13 inches long, it adds perfect twist and lift to everything from meats to pasta.
Every bar needs a sleek and reliable corkscrew. This one is especially efficient, as it closes itself with the help of a magnetic mechanism. The rubber-coated grip gives you an extra edge while anxiously anticipating that first pour. It's the perfect addition to any home bar.
Blade Twist Corkscrew
There's nothing more glamorous than a mirrored tray. This one, with simple ironwork surrounding the reflective surface, brings the best of art deco to your table. Use it for drink service or as a decorative display for perfume bottles.
Moda Round Tray
Host a home tasting to show off your fine wine collection. This set of lead crystal wineglasses will set the tone in superb style.
ROOM TUMBLER 12/CASE
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.
A little textural interest doesn’t need to take over the table conversation. These basket weave placemats add nuances of subtle color variations within the classic patterns of traditional weaving. Of course, they can also blatantly brush off suggestions of stains and spots under the application of...
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.
Well, fancy that! Made to look like crumpled plastic cups, these stackable porcelain tumblers are resistant to stains and scratches. They come in 14 fashionable colors and are super for serving up everything from espresso to soufflés. Use them safely in the dishwasher, microwave or freezer.
Revol Porcelain Froisses Cappuccino Crumple Tumbler
$21 · Only 2 Left
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
$55 · Only 2 Left
The espresso set, with its two cups and two saucers, is perfect for sharing an afternoon pick-me-up. Featuring
Le Creuset Espresso Cups and Saucers, Set of 2
$29.95 $40.00 · Only 8 Left
You’ll want this attractive tray in your home, as a serving piece or simply to put on display. Its clean design — a polished nickel frame for a round of clear glass — make it such a cool classic.
Emmy Tray, Small
Go ahead — help yourself to extra. These deliciously deep bowls can take whatever you dish out. Made of durable, heat-resistant melamine, they’re white on the inside and kelly green on the outside, adding a tangy burst of color to your table.
This reusable cotton/linen blend roll of placemats is as convenient as a stack of paper placemats, but better looking and longer lasting. Just tear them off the roll, and when they start to look soiled, either wash them (up to six times) or discard them. If only one or two are soiled, you can...
Linen Placemat, Intense Grey
$44 · Only 8 Left
You make a point to serve salads to your crew. Now go the extra mile and frame that freshness on these simply elegant two-tone salad plates (sold in pairs).
Is your table looking sad and lonely? Give it a boost with at set of Simple Placemats. Customizable in hundreds of fabrics, you're sure to find the perfect set for daily dining or that fancy shindig. We love it in this woven cotton stripe of blackish brown, mint green, white & red. modern color...
Class up your table's act with a set of Tailored Placemats finished with a contemporary contrast border. So pretty you'll want to leave them out well beyond dinner time! We love it in this modern diamond trellis of interlocking blue, black & gray on white indoor outdoor fabric.
Hold a tea party that is full of surprises. What a delight, as your tea cup empties, an animal will appear in your cup! Perfect for hot or cold beverages. Available in fox, bear and owl designs
Hidden Animal Teacups, Fox
$21 · Only 1 Left
Add some brightness to your serveware with this fun tray, covered in a snakeskin-esque plastic, making it easy to clean. Sleek and modern, you'll look great carrying this tray out to the patio or for breakfast in bed.
Rectangular Tray, Red
Exquisite antiqued white patterns, drawn from the European heyday of formal garden design and stylishly rendered in three-dimensional beading and twisted-thread patterns that add the upscale air of fine lace to their look, adorn each of the four dishes in the Jardin du Monde Set of 4 Cocktail...
Jardins Du Monde Cocktail Plates - Set of 4
$82 · Only 2 Left
This fantastic cup and saucer look as if they’ve been signed, sealed and delivered to you from Italy. And once you add some French-press coffee and a shot of Irish whiskey, you’ll feel the international love.
This sleek piece adorned at the rim with free-form beaded trim is pretty enough to simply display. Yet you’ll find many uses for it, from serving delicacies at your next party to holding baubles or perfume bottles on your dressing table.
Jewel Oblong Tray
$75 · Only 9 Left
Crows circle against a stormy blue/gray sky and silhouetted branches on this beautiful contemporary tablecloth. This dramatic tableau has breath-taking depth and detail retained from the original hand-painted artwork. 100% Italian linen - beautifully soft and made to last. Machine washable.
Crow Linen Tablecloth
$260 · Only 3 Left
Proud equine profiles and full stalks of wheat form the motif for this shining cast aluminum tray. Use it to serve your guests in style or simply put it on display.
This casually elegant table runner hand-printed with happy crabs brings a fun, coastal flair to the dining room. The vivid royal blue fabric and white ink are both ecofriendly, giving you and the crabs reason to smile.
In a classic shape and size, this carafe will highlight whatever you’re pouring in style as well as letting it breathe. A engraved starfish floating in sea grass adds beach-house appeal.
Starfish Carafe 42oz
Your everyday tea or coffee ritual is one of the "little things" you love about your life. So doesn't it deserve classic bone china mugs like these. Yes, it does — and so do you.
Alessi 'All-Time' Mug, Set of 4
$54 · Only 3 Left
This quick-change artist goes from salad to dessert plate in the blink of an eye. Handmade in Italy with a vintage lace pattern, each is unique and variations in color and size are to be expected and celebrated.
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