Author Archives: Kassie

Red Dinnerware & Place Settings

By | April 1, 2014

Of all the colors to associate with food, red is perhaps the best. Red dinnerware is an excellent choice for a meal that’s intended to be sensual and romantic, as red is frequently associated with sex. Red is also a common dining room paint color, given that it’s a known appetite stimulant. Oddly enough, though, […]

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Asian Dinnerware & Place Settings

By | March 31, 2014

Asian-inspired dinnerware can offer an elegant look to any table. Whether you simply like the way it looks, or you appreciate the rich tradition and history behind the styles, Asian dinnerware can be an affordable way to add ambience to the dinner table. Below, we’ve gathered some of our favorite Asian-inspired dinnerware and place settings […]

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Orange Dinnerware & Place Settings

By | March 31, 2014

According, to color psychologists, orange is a color of excitement, vibrance, and warmth. Orange is also a great color for drawing attention, and it’s often used for construction signs and advertisements. It’s considered less aggressive than red. When it comes to dinnerware, orange sounds like a great color. In addition to brightening up any dinner […]

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Colorful Dinnerware & Place Settings

By | March 29, 2014

I’m a huge fan of color. Although my apartment is neutral and modern, everything I’ve brought in is bright and crazy. Even my wardrobe stylist commented that I have fewer neutrals than anyone she’s every worked with. I guess I never grew out of the 124-color crayon box. Not everyone is as wild about color […]

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Pfaltzgraff Dinnerware

By | March 23, 2014

The Pfaltzgraff company is a great example of a long-standing American dinnerware company. Founded in the early 1800s in Pennsylvania, their pieces make excellent dinnerware *and* collector’s items. Pfaltzgraff dinnerware sets are typically sold through quality department and specialty stores. Online, you can find their sets at the links below. Although the pieces pictured below […]

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Elegant Dinnerware

By | March 23, 2014

Dinnerware can say a lot about a person and a home. Chipped and mismatched dinnerware, for instance, tells people that you don’t make the dining experience a priority, or that you don’t have a lot of money (or taste, if money can be ruled out as a reason). Good, elegant dinnerware, however, speaks volumes. It […]

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Martha Stewart Dinnerware

By | March 22, 2014

Martha Stewart may not be without controversy in her personal life, but her products are nearly always stylish and classy. Her dinnerware line, available in fine department stores, is certainly no exception. Martha Stewart dinnerware place settings are clean and classic, but slightly modern. They’d make perfect “upscale everyday” sets. Most are porcelain, but they’re […]

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Black Dinnerware & Place Settings

By | March 22, 2014

Most of us are accustomed to seeing food on white plates. Since most food has some color, it’s easiest to appreciate the overall look of the food against a light or white background. Still, some dishes can look especially dramatic against a black background, and some of us just like black dinnerware. I’m particularly fond […]

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Vera Wang Dinnerware

By | March 22, 2014

Although a lot of us know Vera Wang for her infamous wedding dresses or her low-cost line of lingerie at Kohl’s, her product line also includes an amazing line of dinnerware and place settings. We’ve gathered some of the most beautiful Vera Wang place settings below. If you like a sophisticated, elegant, and timeless style, […]

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