A good host will know that while the food you serve is important, the way you serve it should also be well thought out: Not only does a beautiful table setting contribute to enhancing the ambience and dining experience of the meal, it also tells your guests just how much you appreciate their company. So, if you’re the type of person that enjoys inviting friends over whether for casual nibbles or full-blown dinner parties, this one’s for you. Scroll down to take a look at our list of stylish tableware that is guaranteed to impress your most treasured guests.
Embrace the serene and enigmatic essence of traditional Chinese culture with Shanghai Tang’s Forbidden Garden homeware collection, which features a refreshing take on traditional motifs and colours — from painterly scenes of butterflies dancing amongst lush foliage to a charming lattice pattern inspired by the cross section of bamboos — that will surely add a poetic and opulent accent to your table setting.
If you’re a fan of the tropicals, Hermès has just released a 30-piece dinnerware collection covered in everything from fronds, ferns, florals to fruits, all hand-painted on Limoges porcelain that took over 2,000 hours to complete. You can purchase these exceptionally vibrant creations from the house’s Landmark Prince flagship from March, and other Hermès boutiques across Hong Kong from April/May.
A lover of Italian art? Richard Grinori brings a modern and artistic flair to his porcelain pieces inspired by the antiques, offering an elegant range of ceramic creations from elaborate sculptures to sophisticated tabletop essentials. The Oriente Italiano collection, for example, features signature 18th century-inspired silhouettes, updated with vibrant floral decorations oozing with Far Eastern charm, while the Catene collection, with its refined chain motif and polished metallic brim, boasts the label’s impeccable craftsmanship.
Indulge in a modern renaissance with Wedgwood‘s Renaissance Gold collection. The range combines elegant interior design motifs with bold Florentine accents, bringing a sophisticated, classic style that has been beautifully updated for modern tastes.
Tiffany & Co.
Fancy all the Tiffany Blue tableware you see at the jeweller’s Blue Box Cafe? Great news, you can totally get your own. From coffee mugs to pasta bowls, Tiffany & Co.‘s Color Block tableware collection comes with an array of artistic bone china and silver pieces, highlighted with the jeweller’s iconic palette of white and Tiffany Blue.
André Fu Living
André Fu Living, the interior decor brand founded by the acclaimed André Fu, has just launched a new Mid-Century Rhythm dinnerware collection that celebrates its first anniversary. The collection brings together cultural and design sensibilities, modern luxury, and craftsmanship, adding a sense of serenity and understated elegance to your table.