GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Hone your dinner party hosting skills with these tips and picks from Bits & Pieces

Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2018:  Hosting the perfect dinner party can be stressful. From picking the perfect menu, to mastering the right table setting there is a lot to think about if you want to put together a perfect dinner party at home. 

And did you kow that setting a nice table is one of the most important elements of hosting a dinner party? Not only does the table setting literally set the scene for the evening ahead, it can affect your enjoyment of the meal which can even affect how well your guests digest their food! So, after putting in the effort involved in thoughtful menu planning and hours spent in the kitchen preparing, make sure you follow these three easy steps from Bits & Pieces, to ensure you create the most perfect table setting: 

Incorporate your own personal style

Mixing your basic table wear with pops of your favourite colours, patterns or textures in the best way create a beautiful table setting without having to focus to heavily on a theme. Rich pigment colours, metallic accents and tropical prints are all big trends for 2018 so incorporating these elements will give your table that modern edge. 

Pick an inspiration piece for your table

Choose an object for your table that will give it that wow factor. It may be a botanical print, a fabulous set of bold coloured dishes, or some textured stemware. Whatever your inspiration piece, make it the focal point and the table and design everything else around it. 

Layer dishes with Chargers and mix patterns and colours 

For the ultimate dinner party place setting, start with a charger, then layer a classic white dinner plate as a blank canvas. Next place a dessert plate on top, and mix and match your prints and colours to really make the whole setting pop. 

Bits & Pieces TableWare top picks: 

Now and Then collaborative series by Natascha Madeiski & Linnie Mclarty - Prices start from AED 1500

The ‘Now and then' collection combines ceramics and brass metalwork referencing both architecture and history to create a series of statement pieces.  ‘Now and then' objects are available in green, grey, salmon and white, constructed using slip-casting techniques. Each container comes with a hand-finished brass utensil such as: spoons, sieves, forks, and handles.

Guaxs  à Table Collection – Prices start from AED 245 

GUAXS is a German design company, well known for its distinctive and sculptural glass objects that are all manufactured by hand. The collection draws inspiration from forms of nature and cultural artefacts with particular emphasis on the use of precious materials and the highest levels of craftsmanship. Their Glassware is  hand blown from lead free crystal by selected artisans in Czech Republic and refined by traditional hand cutting. 

Serax - Daily Beginnings Collection  – Prices start at AED 100

All Serax collections from tableware, glass, and furniture to flowerpots and lighting are all carefully chosen for the purpose of creating interiors that bring happiness. The Daily Beginnings Collection of dinnerware designs consists of sober designs that relate closely to day-to-day life. Simple and minimalistic.

Designed by Catherine Lovatt, this tableware series explores the possibilities of simple, geometric forms that creates an inspiring table-scape that adds life and vibrancy to the everyday. 

All collections mentioned are available at Bits & Pieces. 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 13444 times
Posted on : Sunday, February 18, 2018  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : John Lewis Home for Timeless Designs
Next Story : Caparol Paints unveils new hues for 2018
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Mouawad Acquires The 51.38 Carat Dynasty Diamond From ALROSA
Panasonic's latest LUMIX DMC-TZ220 is the Ultimate Travel Companion
Summer Spirit
Introducing the GUESS Jeans Fall 2018 Collection
Instantly Refreshed Hair with HASK
Build Your Perfect Skincare Routine with Essentials from Glambeaute.com
Joyalukkas brings joy to hundreds around the world with summer gold bar giveaway
How to choose the right mascara
Cerruti 1881 MOLVENO timepiece and cufflinks
Kaya Skin Clinic's Expertise is pushing the Boundaries of Botox
Tissot Chrono XL NBA Team Collection Sporty Gets Smart
Hour Choice presents Coach Astor Collection
Transform your look with the ‘Perfect Brows'
Creating #futureclassic: Swatch Launches Skin Irony Collection
Joyalukkas adds a new destination for jewellery lovers in Al-Balad, Jeddah, KSA
Head to Modhesh World for Summer Fun Before the School Run
Delicious Whole Cakes at Sophie's Café from AED99
Carl F. Bucherer Presents Adamavi Collection
13 Emirati Authors Launched into the Portuguese Book Market
Never Run Out of Space for Those Joyful Summer Holiday Memories With Western Digital
Favourite florals: Bloom with our top floral picks from bebe
Business Wear by Hugo Boss
Ferrari introduces the world's first low-bake paint technology
The new Rado HyperChrome Chronograph in bronze and high-tech ceramic
Scuderia Ferrari presents ASPIRE collection
“The world is thirsty for an Arab superhero"
Carl F. Bucherer's Global Brand Ambassador Li Bingbing and Her Carl F. Bucherer ...
The Marriott International cyclist team completes 600km R2A cycle challenge
Joyalukkas opens newest showroom in Kuwait at Farwaniya
New Addition to the HUAWEI Nova 3 Series: On-trend and fashionable HUAWEI nova 3...
Calligraphy, etching and Palestinian embroidery: Learn it all at Tashkeel this S...
Nazih Introduces New Dr. Renaud Skincare Range
Big Android Breakthrough: Huawei's power packed GPU Turbo upgrade will turn you...
‘The Little Things' That Makes Summer All The More Enjoyable
XTouch Announces the Launch of the Robot Family Range of Rugged Mobile Phones
Let your kids enjoy some dancing at James & Alex Dance Studios
MEFMA reaffirms commitment to promote entrepreneurship & innovation across local...
The 2nd Edition of the Phanes Group Solar Incubator set to kick off 7th August 2018
du LaLiga HPC Top Talents Arrive in Spain for 21-day Annual Scouting Camp
Picking the Perfect Coffee Table with Home and Soul Dubai
Hilton Launches New Platform Dedicated to Offering Guests Bespoke, Unforgettable...
Danube Properties' Dh550 million Lawnz project at International City, sold out i...
VIP Golf Austin Offers Golf Packages For the Avid Tourist
Traditional Thali Indulgence at Antique Bazaar
Celebrate India's Independence Day with Sparkles of India
Dubai Judicial Institute collaborates with Union Coop to support the 7th Dubai J...
Advanced Treatment to Tackle Orthopaedic Issues in Adults Take Center Stage at C...
FREE DANCE WEEK is back at James & Alex Dance Studios
Dubai Tourism Publishes ‘12 Steps Towards Sustainability' Manual to Guide Hotels...
Fitness in DXB to Launch ‘the Pursuit of Happiness' Evening for Yoga and Inspiration