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Your Valentine's tablescape

Valentine's weekend is a week away. I say weekend because it's a good excuse to milk the occasion and to get excited about something new. And if you aren't celebrating Valentine's, be sure to celebrate you. This occasion is not exclusive.  I thought I'd provide some tips on how to create a romantic Valentine's tablescape.  1. Pick your colour theme I normally go by the dinner set I'm going to use. If they're white then you have a blank canvas to work with.  But if it's a stronger colour then I'd advise to work around the dinner set you have. For this Valentine's I'm going to play with gold and pink. The dinnerware that I've chosen in from our Infinity...

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A meal for two

Good morning and happy Friday, I know that with the latest restrictions it's been difficult for us all. But we are feeling positive here at Hostaro Tableware. We are all in this together and hopefully we will get to enjoy Christmas with our families and loved ones.  With the current situation I thought we'd bring some ideas to the table (so to speak!) on how to make an evening special and more interesting with your loved ones / household members.  I'm a vegetarian, I've always been since I was very young. I don't mind cooking it or having it in front of me. In fact, I cook it all the time for my family. What I love to do on a...

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First Table Setting

Introducing my first table setting. In this post I'll talk around the theme, colours and textures I chose. I will go into more detail around the products in the next number of posts.  The first table setting I styled I had Autumn/Winter in mind. I focused on white, gold and grey tones which are on trend yet timeliness colours that will complement any table and decor in a person's home.  I find once you establish your theme and colours the hard part is done. Then you can build around that theme.  The dinnerware I chose is classic white with a hand painted gold rim. They're stunning pieces just on their own. And gold cutlery, how stunning are they?!  From the...

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