Hosting 101: Mastering The Holiday Table Setting
December 20, 2017
As Pinterest’s site traffic reaches a maximum high this holiday season, we proudly admit that we’ve contributed our fair share in this–more specifically in searching for this season’s top trendy table setting ideas. We here at Lifestyle Asia glorify the art of being a perfect host during all occasions, but consider this season the Masterchef-esque finale of a year of great socializing.
Pressures are at an all-time high in terms of just who can throw the perfect Christmas party, and mastery in table setting is the heart of the latter. Take as an example Instagram girl Kim Jones Rosales who is in it to win it this season.
Lucky for you, we’re here to help. Consider this a 101 on just how to wow your extensive guest list of close relatives, extended family, dear friends, and acquaintances alike with a festive Christmas table setting straight from an episode of Barefoot Contessa.
Put these in your checklist of elements needed for a very merry Christmas party, indeed.
1. Serving Plates, Bread and Butter Plates, and Salad Plates
Make your dishes truly Instagrammable with plates that mimic the holiday cheer.
Order your own set at fornasettiplates.com
2. Glassware – Baccarat
Let that bubbly overflow in glassware fit for royalty.
Visit baccarat.com and order a set for yourself.
Elegant flatware makes for an equally elegant dinner. This £10,200 set is a stunner.
Hurry and get yours now at amara.com. We heard there’s only 2 left in-stock.
These classic pieces are the icing on top of a good table setting.
Available at oyuna.com
Available at kimseybert.com
Add a little pizzaz to your ensemble with these adorable decorative pieces.
Find them at aerin.com
Bring your space to life with candles that fill it with some much needed holiday warmth.
Diptyque is available at Rustan’s and Diptyque boutiques in Greenbelt 5 Ayala Center and Bonifacio High Street Central Square.