Pretty ironstone china casserole dishes or soup tureens are great presents on their own, but are better when filled with monogrammed linen napkins, silver napkin rings and some flatware. A collection like this makes a thoughtful gift for a newlywed or someone who loves to entertain.
This contemporary kitchen features a beautiful quartz countertop, synthetic ceramic backsplash tiles and an undermount sink and faucet. Colorful dishes seen in the metal drying rack are a fun accent to the predominantly neutral space.
Plan out your menu, and spend sufficient time on prepping all recipes to make things easier on Thanksgiving Day. For a simple meal, stick to just the classics: turkey, roasted veggies, cranberry sauce, stuffing and dessert. Warm things up with a fall soup like curried butternut squash with fried sage.
The family had a great collection of blue and white Transferware that that they wanted to incorporate into the design of their new kitchen, so display shelves were added to display these beautiful dishes.
Updating your kitchen island can be as simple as clearing it off and re-accessorizing. This chunky cutting board topped with an aqua pitcher and mugs brings the color of the dining area rug into the kitchen. The pop of green from the apples ties in the green from the rug as well, creating a visual flow.