Serving items
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The Basics

Start with these 10 essential serving pieces and pair them with your favorite place setting ideas.

Silverplated Burgundy Waiter; reedandbarton.com

Scalloped Cake Stand; francespalmerpottery.com 

Glass Votives; codyfosterandco.com

Small Pewter Bowl; match1995.com 

Silver-Plated Julep Cup; potterybarn.com

Horn Carving Set; vagabondhouse.com 

Oval Bread Basket by Matahari; saffrontradingcompany.com 

Edme White Platter; wedgwoodusa.com 

Festival Collection Hemstitched Linens; sferra.com 

Glass Trifle Bowl; www.libbey.com/store 


Casual red table setting
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Casual

Don't save this casual display for a special occasion; it can be used throughout the holiday season.

Charger: Berry & Thread Scalloped; juliska.com 

Dinner plate: Ruby; juliska.com 

Linens: Neoclassical Border; kimseybert.com 

Flatware: Chatham Bead by Wallace; macys.com 

Goblet: Wizard’s Goblet; match1995.com


festive table setting
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Festive

Combining sparkly flair and traditional colors, this beautiful setting adds a dash of glam and cheer to your holiday table.

Charger: Gold Ruby by Porcel; pickardchina.com 

Dinner plate: Grand Tour; homejameseasthampton.com 

Place mat: Gem Border; kimseybert.com 

Napkin: Linen Wave Edge; dransfieldandross.com 

Napkin ring: Strands of Gold; crateandbarrel.com 

Flatware: Nelson; reedandbarton.com 

Tumbler: Ruby; williamyeowardcrystal.com 


kid-friendly table setting
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Kid-Friendly

This perfect setting for kids is both fun and durable.

Dinner plate/bowl: Candy Cane Collection; pier1.com 

Salad plate: America’s Diner/Bistro Collection; homerlaughlin.com 

Place mat: Basketweave; chilewich.com 

Napkin: Trend Run Green; target.com 

Flatware: Spencer Utensils; potterybarnkids.com 

Glass: Gibralter Juice; www.libbey.com/store


modern table setting
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Modern

Don't the holidays seem much more elegant when you're eating with a golden fork?

Charger/dinner plate: Aegean Gold and Alençon Gold by L’Objet; l-objet.com 

Place mat: Lattice; chilewich.com 

Napkin: Linen Wave Edge; dransfieldandross.com 

Napkin ring: Target Gold Rings; Target stores

Flatware: Alessandra Gold; macys.com 

Glass: Vertical Stripes Florentine Gold by Marc Blackwell; marcblackwell.com 


Traditional table setting
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Traditional

This more muted table setting gives the holidays a classic style. Use it during other times of the year to elevate a dinner with guests.

Charger/bread and butter plate: Signature Gold Monogrammed Collection; graciousstyle.com 

Salad plate: Anna Colors Mint Green by Anna Weatherley; devinecorp.net 

Linens: Festival Collection; sferra.com 

Flatware: Dresden Rose; reedandbarton.com 

Glass: Lismore Essence Platinum; waterford.com 


vintage table setting
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Vintage

Incorporate family heirlooms into your display to give the holidays a more personal touch.

Dinner/bread and butter plates: Openwork Creamware; williamsburgmarketplace.com 

Salad plate: English Chippendale-Red by Johnson Brothers; replacements.com 

Linens: Hanna Antiques Mall; hannaantiques.com 

Flatware: Vintage English hotel silver plate from Hôtel, Hôtel Silver Shop, Bergdorf Goodman; 212/872-2866

Stocking: Antique Textile; bviz.com 


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http://www.myhomeideas.com/entertaining/table-settings/holiday-table-settings