1/ The meals and wine – recent, nice style and easy however pretty presentation.
2/ Dishware and flatware – should look nice but additionally be one thing I can reuse as a result of I’m not shopping for a brand new set every time I plan a cocktail party.
three/ Lighting – Over the desk, lighting across the corners of the room and naturally, candlelight.
four/ Nice playlist
5/ Simplicity – not fussy or faux – I don’t need my eating room to appear like a catalog.
6/ Contemporary flowers – straightforward and ones that complement the meal and the colours of the meals. Additionally, not closely scented, floral scent competes with meals and like candles, you need to maintain flowers with a powerful scent out of the eating room whereas entertaining. Preserve the lily within the entry room as a substitute.
7/ Quick to arrange the general eating room decor.
For my tabletop under, all of this stuff are taken care of and that makes me so completely satisfied! As a result of I can concentrate on the meals higher when the tabletop appears stunning however was additionally easy to plan.
This yr, I needed to lastly begin a correct grown up assortment of tabletop dishes and cups. I felt prefer it was time, particularly now that our little boy is sort of 5 and we now have household traditions now collectively – like particular meals. In Germany, it’s widespread to have a sizzling meal in the course of the day and at evening, a chilly meal (or soup) and so in the course of the week, I’m not cooking at evening as I did once I was single. My son eats a heat meal at his kindergarten every day so at evening, it’s “Abendbrot” for all of us – normally little sandwiches, uncooked veggies lower up, soup, salad, mild and straightforward issues.