Outdoor dinner parties, either in the garden or on the terrace, are our favourite thing to do this summer. Invite your closest friends, buy some wine, prepare some nibbles and tasty dishes that can be shared easily and, most importantly, take a look at the gorgeous design items we have picked for this month’s Dedicated to Design. They’re sure to make your next outdoor dinner party a real hit with everybody and anybody.
For all the perfect tableware for your outdoor dinner, head to Germany’s long-standing ceramics manufacturer Villeroy & Boch (Top image). Their creations do not only look gorgeous, they are also sure to last for decades. £POA.
LEFT TO RIGHT: LANTERN FROM PHILIPPI, BOWL FROM PHILIPPI.
As the sun goes down slowly, this stylish lantern will give your outdoor set-up the much-needed cosy lighting for the rest of the evening. From £26.
Place your nibbles on these stylish bowls by German design manufacturer PHILIPPI. Placing two together, as seen on this image, makes for an especially pretty addition to your tableware for the evening. One bowl £35.
LEFT TO RIGHT: KNIFE BLOCK FROM DICK, PLATE FROM TAKATOMO.
The stylish ‘4Knives’ knife block, by the long-standing German cutlery manufacturer and family business Friedr. Dick, combines clear design, well thought-out functionality and the highest quality. The exceptional product impresses users with its light weight and intelligent carrying and storage solution. Equipped with four knives of Friedr. Dick’s ‘Red Spirit’ series, it is a practical highlight and stylish eye-catcher in any kitchen. Around £214.
Add some dash of colour to your table setting with these blue plates which are made out of practical melamine. £12.
TEXT: NANE STEINHOFF