Families often gather around the dining room table for more than nightly dinners. During birthdays, reunions, holidays, and celebrations, family members congregate around a table to enjoy a home-cooked meal. During such times, the table decor is as important as the taste of the food. Here are some tips to help spruce up a table for family gatherings.
Creating the Perfect Dinner Party with Luxury Tableware
In addition to the ideal menu and a carefully thought out guest list, hosting the perfect dinner party begins with beautiful tableware. Choosing the right linens, china, glassware and special touches can add the extra touches to make your event memorable.
- China – A china pattern is the perfect way to show your personality and set the mood for your table. Select a style that reflects your personal style. If you have several options from which to choose, consider the menu you are serving before making a final selection. For example, a more formal menu may work best with an ornate traditional pattern, while a country design might lend itself to a more casual meal. If you are purchasing china, consider a pattern that could easily be paired with other options for flexibility in