Entertain

A picture of an outdoor cocktail party to welcome fall

Set To Serve: Soirée to Welcome Fall

Toast the turning of the seasons by serving up a spread of fresh appetizers and creative cocktails inspired by the bountiful flavors of fall.

A photo of a grapevine wreath with sunflowers and a fireside basket with sunflowers

September Sunshine: Style with Sunflowers

Two weeks ago we featured flower arrangements inspired by one of September’s signature blooms, and this week we’re offering a few more creative ways to incorporate fall…

Autumn Alfresco

Cozy up to a stone fireplace with an outdoor setting this autumn.

Mix & Match: Botanical Style

Mix & Match: Botanical Style

An intricate china pattern resplendent with color provides endless options for fall revelry.   THE INSPIRATION Reminiscent of the botanical gardens of Paris’s Parc…

Bella Tuscany: An Alfresco Italian Feast

Transport guests to enchanted Italy with a simple summer luncheon on the loggia.  Calling to mind the sun-washed green valleys and ancient hill towns of…

A detailed picture of tableware used for an easy breezy place setting.

Mix & Match: Easy Breezy

Answer summer’s call for easy, laidback entertaining with multiple looks centered on a set of casual dishes.   THE INSPIRATION With its interesting shape,…

A Flower-Filled Summer Setting

A flower-strewn setting welcomes guests to celebrate summer’s kaleidoscope of color. Just as an artist dips into his favorite paints to create a masterpiece,…