Practical yet unique gifts always make a good choice - especially around the busy holiday season - which is why we love this fat tray, serving tray and container combo by Alessi. Designer Koskinen Harri created this bamboo wood...
Put your pastry desserts on a deserving pedestal, with the Great White 3-tier pastry stand by Pottery Barn. This dessert server makes a great gift for those who love to host and bake alike. This tiered stand is executed...
The Luigi Bormioli Trifle Bowl with Lid is an elegant way to serve up a side of style with your beautiful summer desserts. The clear glass of this elegant trifle bowl showcases the delicate colors and flavors of fruit layered with custard and cookie, while the handy clear lid makes serving and storing your sweets simple. This trifle dish measures 8 1/2 inches high with a 48-oz. capacity – that’s enough to serve a group of guests and dish up some seconds too. This stylish glass serving dish is made in Italy, and is available for $35 at Macy’s.
Check out this delish Summer Berry Trifle recipe, courtesy of FamilyFun.com.
Give peace, and cake, a chance with the decorative Biscuit Centerpiece – the Cake of Peace from Koninklijke Tichelaar Makkum. Celebrate every day with a “peace” of cake with this cool cake dish, which hails from the Netherlands-based company’s Biscuit collection. This one-of-a-kind creation by designer Studio Job will bring some fun to your next birthday party, casual get-together or chic soiree. This unique cake stand features a funky relief pattern of peace signs on delicate, detailed white porcelain. This elegant entertaining essential almost steals the spotlight from the sweet indulgence concealed beneath the lid of this 7.5-inch footed pedestal cake stand. Buy this centerpiece at Koninklijke Tichelaar Makkum.
Dessertware is taking a cue from the hottest Paris runway fashions, boasting bright colors and textures inspired by the lush gardens of Paris. Les Jardins De Paris is a charming collection of French dessertware splashed with a classic motif that’ll always stay en vogue. The collection is made of refined porcelain, and includes a set of four eight-in. dessert plates featuring a squared-off irregular edge, and four variations of the floral pattern – each a little different from the last. Complement these plates with a set of four 12-oz. mugs, a 40-oz. teapot, and a 44-oz. pitcher, each beautifully presented in its own gift box. The Les Jardins De Paris dessertware sets range from $40 to $58 at Rosanna.
High society has high standards, and that’s why only the Les Girls A Paris Snack & Tea set will do. Designed specially for small hands, this elegant, child size tea set is made of fine refined porcelain and features a fresh floral motif that’s sure to brighten up any tabletop. It makes a perfect gift for the little lady or a collector. The set includes a pair of six-inch snack plates and two four-oz. mugs, all packed beautifully in a suitcase gift box. Lovely to look and at equally enjoyable to hold, this mini child tea set is available at a retail price of $40 at Rosanna.
Known for its simple style, elegant flair and for bringing an element of the unique to the everyday, Sentou brings you the Ti coffee cup and saucer set. This designer cup and saucer pair puts a stylish spin on coffee and tea with its interesting and unconventional forms. The cup features a solid handle that really characterizes this modern set. A perfect complement to the cup, the contemporary saucer boasts a rounded rectangular shape. This modern design coffee cup and saucer set is available in a rainbow of hot colors - blue, orange, purple, red and green. Dress your tea table with one hot hue, or mix and match for a wonderful, whimsical look. The dishwasher-safe Ti cup and saucer are sold as a set at a price of approximately $9 at Made In Design.
Hailing from Denmark, a coffee serveware set with a modern twist - the Distinction Brunch Set by Bente Hansen. This cool coffee serving set features a simple style with that special something that makes it unique. The cup boasts a high handle that’s easy to hold; and the oval-shaped elongated plate accommodates your cup and your desserts, all on one stylish dish. This cleverly designed serveware comes in a clean, white finish that showcases your delectable desserts with flair. The cup holds 0.24 l., and the stretched plate measures 14 by 27 cm. Buy the Distinction Brunch Set for approximately $35 at Panik Design.
The polka dot will never go out of style! That’s why this fun, classic motif has made its way to the Polka Dot Espresso Cup and Saucer by Konitz. Available in blue, pink or yellow, each set features the cute little white dots on a bright background. Choose a single color to serve your espresso and sweet treats, or serve up some style with dessert by getting all three and mixing and matching for a truly unique and colorful after-dinner delicacy. The Polka Dot Espresso Cup and Saucer set is now on sale for $9.99 (regular price: $12.50) at Bloomingdale’s.
Just when you thought your cake couldn't get any sweeter, the Department 56 Krinkles Whimsical Cake Stand, Dome and Servers are sure to make your dessert as much a treat for the eyes as it is for the taste buds. Created by designer Patience Brewster, the set includes a footed cake stand, cover, and matching knife and server crafted of resin. A whimsical high-heel shoe motif is carried out in bright, bold colors that are sure to whet your appetite for the quirky and unusual. The stand measures 11.75 inches in diameter and seven inches in height, and retails for $85. The matching cake cover measures 10.5 inches in diameter and eight inches in height, and retails for $65. Topping off the cute collection, the Whimsical cake knife and server measure 12.25 inches in length and retail for $45. Buy the cake stand, dome and servers at Horchow or at Giftshop 1234.
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