By Lily Corcoran
Have you ever thought about all the elements that go into making a memorable dinner party? From laying the table to the utensils you use in the kitchen, it’s no small feat having guests round for dinner. On top of that, keeping all of these elements sustainable may seem an added challenge. However, with more and more brands showing us that we can make the switch to sustainable, stylish alternatives, it would be in poor taste not to!
We want to show you some incredible brands that will sustainably transform your home into an ambient dinner party destination. Read on to discover our suggestions for beautiful, sustainable homeware pieces which are perfect for dinner parties.
To lay your table
Having a beautifully lain table is one of the joys of hosting guests. Check out these brands for tasteful, sustainably made table décor.
For elegant, classic dinnerware, Dibbern’s fine dining set covers your needs. Curated from high quality fine bone china, this dinner set is timeless and promises to stand the test of time if cared for.
Their collection seamlessly matches and would fit perfectly on any dinner table.
If your tastes align with something a little more rustic, shop the range of earthen dinner plates, bowls and mugs by The Conran Shop. They have a range of colours and designs, so there’s guaranteed to be something that tickles your fancy.
At an affordable price, these sustainable sets can last for many a dinner party!
Nkuku also offer a fantastic array of ceramic, artisanal dinner plates. If you like a bit more colour on your dinner table, look no further! With beautiful colour combinations, a stunning glaze and a real attention to detail, there’s something special about these ceramics.
Handmade in India, Dakara’s mission is to preserve the talented workmanship this country homes, and move away from the mass-production that India is sadly commonly associated with.
To set an ambiance
Setting the scene goes further than laying the table. We’re talking throws, candles and gorgeous, authentic rugs to help add a lovely warmth to your space. To see even more homeware essentials, check out this article.
Freshening up your bathroom
It goes without saying that lovely, quality soap goes a long way! Read on to find out how to give your bathroom a makeover fit for a dinner party.
Most obviously, you’re going to need cooking utensils. Here are just a couple of suggestions.
When the night is done
When your guests have gone for the evening and you’re winding down for the night, here are some kitchen-cleaning lifesavers to see you through.
Now that it’s safe to do so after lockdown restrictions have eased, we hope you and your guests can find inspiration with some of these sustainable brands to add an ethical flavour to your dinner parties.
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