How To Set a Table for Christmas Dinner

Make this Christmas one to remember by effortlessly transforming your dinner table, with our guide on sophisticated table decoration and etiquette.

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How To Set a Table for Christmas Dinner

When the holiday season beckons, a Christmas dinner party is a regular affair. Whether you’re entertaining friends to get the festivities started or cooking a gourmet Christmas Day banquet for the family, you’ll want to wow them. But grand presentation and long-lasting impression goes far beyond the food itself. Ultimately, it’s all about the Christmas table setting, and the small personal touches and embellishments that make it memorable. Wondering how to set a table for Christmas? We’re here to shed some light on how to make this Christmas a lavish and grand occasion.

How to set a table for Christmas

Decorating your dining table to a high standard is essential when you’re playing host, and you’ll undoubtedly want to make sure that you’re creating the perfect ambience for your festive feast. Make this Christmas one to remember by effortlessly transforming your dinner table, with our guide to sophisticated table decoration and etiquette.

How to set a table for Christmas

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If you want your Christmas table to have a real impact, you need to think far beyond the basic place settings. Try adding a stylish centrepiece and some tasteful table decorations, like a table runner and some quaint, sporadically placed candles. Or for a more traditional feel, simply set down some red and green floral garlands or a decorative bowl of pinecones, leaving ample space for personalised place cards and the all-important Christmas cracker.

Laying your Christmas table should be looked upon as a special occasion in itself, and it’s crucial to ensure that every delicious course is served with the right tableware. After all, the joyous process of tasting our favourite festive food is made even more pleasureable with a stunning table layout and the approporiate serveware. With this in mind, it’s always worth splashing out on serving dishes and bowls that seamlessly retain the food’s temperature, keeping everything warm and luxuriously tasty long after leaving the kitchen. And most importantly, don’t forget to keep the champagne popping and the wine pouring.

Christmas table setting etiquette

Ready to dine in style? With everything from contemporary serving platters and kitchen utensils to sophisticated cutlery sets and opulent drinking glasses, you can make dining a luxury experience with our designer tableware collection.

Every piece in our homeware range offers a distinct uniqueness that effortlessly elevates any home setting. With a variety of beautifully crafted salad bowls and statement centrepieces, creative salt and pepper pots, and classic cheese boards and handled trays, you’ll be spoilt for choice on how to set the scene on Christmas Day.

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