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From minimalist to vintage designs, these stores carry pieces you would want to add to your collection

While the rest of the world remains in strict quarantine and we couldn’t host get-togethers or social activities, who says you couldn’t elevate your own brunches and dinners? Remember the exquisite porcelain set you received last Christmas? It’s time to bring out your collection of dinnerware and flatware—be it quirky, vintage pieces or elegant, hand-painted teacups and platters. While you’re at it, scour through these online stores for one-of-a-kind pieces to spruce up and add a little happiness to your tablescapes.

Scroll below to see the list of the stores.

RIGHT: Fornasetti Profumi Cocktail scented candles. LEFT: Fornasetti Tema e Variazioni coasters featuring the iconic opera singer, Lina Cavalieri. (Photos from Instagram)

Opulence Design Concept

With an impressive brand portfolio, Opulence handpicks and curates fine design pieces for your home. While they carry different furniture and systems solutions, their selection of dinnerware is timeless. Some like the Fornasetti sets, display pure Italian craftsmanship. You may use them as decorative pieces when not in use with your dinners.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: Batik set, both original designs. RIGHT: Bahay Kubo Napkin Ring. (Photos from Instagram)

Dos Casas PH

Celebrate Philippine pride with this store’s homeware. They carry designs from Casa Juan that reflect the Filipino culture like Batik prints, Bahay Kubo or nipa hut, banana leaves, and tropical elements. From time to time, they feature a mix of ornate and vintage designs as well.

Browse through their store here.

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LEFT: Genuine marble trays. RIGHT: Cutlery in matte black. (Photos from Instagram)

Metier Home

With a name denoting vocation relating to the home, this store brings curated home decor and accessories together. While they have pieces for different parts of the house, their dinnerware is equally elegant and minimalist in its visual appeal.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: Arita bowls featuring birds over kōjitsunagi pattern. RIGHT: Magna by Sango cobalt blue floral duos (set of 5). (Photos from Instagram)

Oriental Plate PH

As the name suggests, this store houses an assortment of beautiful oriental-themed dinnerware. From pristine white cups with cobalt blue floral prints to metallic black stoneware, you can find exquisite pieces here.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: Australian brand Dinosaur Design handmade vases. RIGHT: Dreamy and playful vessels in cerulean, blush, and pistachio. (Photos from Instagram)

Coffee Table Things

This is the newest online store you have to look out for. Curated by Megan Maquera, CTT features eclectic sculptures and art objects from the international scene. While the store is not exclusive to dinnerware, you can find decor in interesting shapes for your tablescape. What’s good about the store is 15% of the store’s profits go to institutions supporting minority artists.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: Bamboo Trays. RIGHT: Handpainted Cheese Platters. (Photo from Instagram)

My Happy Home

Happy Ongpauco-Tiu’s newest venture, the store carries mostly oriental and antique designs. However, they also have tropical-themed dinnerware, gold cutlery, and cheeseboards in delightful forms and sizes.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: ARLETTE and BLOOMWOOD joined by YSABEL. RIGHT: VEGA dinnerware, SACHI cutleries, PLUM BLOSSOM napkin ring, HADI cloth napkins, ARLETTE glass goblet, BLOOMWOOD glass, and SADA gold placemat.

Tablescapes MNL

If you fancy ornate and Moroccan-themed tablescapes, this store has everything you need. You can choose from their range of lanterns and goblets with intricate designs to tasteful cutlery in copper and lush dark colors. Add a splash of color from a flower display and your tablescape is complete.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: an assortment of Japanese ceramics. RIGHT: yellow ribbed-saucers (set of 4). (Photos from Instagram)

Deko PH

The Marikina-based store features pieces in soft, solid hues and minimal handpainted designs. Their items are perfect for those with a taste for the subdued and contemporary. But what makes the products unique are the delightful shapes that certainly add happiness to your table.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: rare Vintage Shiseido Hanatsubaki Club Esprit D’ Erte cups and saucers. RIGHT: Narumi bread plates (set of 5). (Photos from Instagram)

Vintage Therapy PH

The home for rare pieces, this store must be followed for one-of-a-kind dinnerware. Collectors will surely vie for limited edition items like vintage Shiseido teacup sets. Apart from the special releases, they have an array of oriental and multi-colored plates, bowls, and trays.

Browse through their store here.

LEFT: blue round straw placemat. RIGHT: Birds of Paradise Premium Collection (set of 6) includes reversible placemats, reversible coasters, embroidered table napkins, and handmade napkin rings. (Photos from Instagram)

Amber & Anne PH

Pair your favorite plates and cutlery with equally beautiful placemats, coasters, table runners, and table napkins. You can have these in vibrant, reversible designs and even handmade beaded ones. Most come in sets encased in lovely wooden boxes that will have you ordering in no time.

Browse through their store here.

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