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Hosting A Dinner Party

Posted on September 06 2022

Dinner parties are a fun way to gather with friends and family, share some good food and drinks, and simply enjoy each other's company.

Combining three of our favourite things, food, wine, and friends, hosting a dinner party can be a wonderful and rewarding experience.


Set The Scene

Create the perfect base layer with our linens, napkins, holders, and rings serve as the perfect foundation for you to create the look you want.

The Ivory Cotton Table Runner from the Mary Berry Signature collection is made from quality cotton fabric with beautiful decorative stitching and complements other items in the Mary Berry range.

Stylish and practical, the Set of 4 Blue Agate Napkin Rings adds a luxurious touch to tableware. Dress up napkins and table settings with these stunning Agata napkin rings.

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Make A Toast

No table is complete without toast-worthy glassware.

The Mary Berry Signature White Wine Glasses is a set of 4 white wine glasses that is the perfect addition to any glassware set.

Featuring an elegant, timeless design, the Villeroy & Boch La Divina Red Wine Goblet is just the thing for sophisticated tastes and stylish occasions. 

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Make A Table

Add elegance to your tabletop with long-lasting designs that cater to parties of all sizes, from stainless steel and silver to cutlery sets.

The Sara Miller Celestial Dinner Plate - Set of 4 featuring magical gold stars and 22-carat-gold embellishments - ideal for those special celebrations or to bring some festive elegance to your table.

From stirring your first cup of tea or coffee in the morning to working your way through a dessert in the evening, this 16-piece cutlery set from Artisan Street provides a family of four with everything needed to enjoy each meal throughout the day.

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Serve Up A Banquet

Create the perfect table setting with our selection of plates, serveware, and bowls.

Without any frills, patterns, and colours, the Villeroy & Boch Vivo New Fresh Basic - Set of 30 is the epitome of perfect simplicity. The porcelain features clear, classic lines and its pure white pared-down design adds timeless elegance to your table.

Bringing a touch of style to the roasting and serving of poultry, vegetables or even baking a casserole, this stoneware oval roaster is perfect for the task at hand. The Mary Berry Signature Fine China Large Roasting Dish has been cleverly designed with straight sides to create a large-capacity roaster that keeps the contents well contained. When you are hosting an informal meal, or simply cooking up some hot snacks for guests, reach for this reliable, convenient oval roaster.

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Designed To Be Shared

We have everything you need to serve your dishes in style, from elegant stands to decorative bowls.

The Essentials White Spinning Server is the perfect entertainer's piece. The spinning base allows for easily shared eating. The bowls are removable for easy cleaning and versatility. Perfect for dips, chips, antipasti, and nuts.

The Kitchen Pantry Cake Stand makes it simple to create the wow factor for your meal or party. It is ideal for keeping food cool and stable enough to cut directly on, no matter what you are serving. Designed to help you bake, make and create

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It's Time For Tea

With our must-have after-dinner essentials, you can finish your meal with your favorite teas, coffees, and treats.

The Sophie Conran for Portmeirion White Teapot is great for afternoon tea with friends or a sophisticated cuppa at any time of day.

The Signature Collection by Mary Berry is designed with understated elegance. This Espresso Cup and Saucer with a beaded design is the perfect addition to any set.

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Invest In Good Table & Chairs

Make every meal an occasion with our collection of tables and dining chairs, which range from sleek and sophisticated to gorgeous and grand.

The Panama Beige Velvet Dining Chairs are the perfect fit for any dining space or even a useful accent chair in the bedroom.

The Sodica Dining Table is an elegant dining table that features a round top made from concrete and is given a white finish to contrast with the gold. The rim and legs are both made from stainless steel, and the gold is given a brushed finish for a textured look.

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