Bring the Outdoors In With Our Favorite Garden-Inspired Tableware

From topiaries to twigs, it's all about nature's bounty.

June 2, 2023


ummer is here, and we’re ready to celebrate with tabletop accessories that capture warm-weather whimsy. Whether you’re hosting an al-fresco affair in the country or simply looking to bring some fresh and fanciful garden vibes to a city get-together, our favorite garden-inspired dishes, linens, serveware, and more will transform your table into a bucolic vision. From topiaries to wicker to the chicest wheelbarrow you’ve ever laid eyes on, the items on our list are sure to delight.

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  • Rattan Cake Dome by Feyz Oya

    This cake stand colors outside the lines in all the right places.

    $200, feyzstudios.com

  • Butter Dish in Yellow Tartan by Matilda Goad & Co.

    The most stylish way to serve butter. 

    $70, matildagoad.com

  • Jardins du Monde Green Pitcher by Veronica Beard x Juliska

    We’re buzzing like bees over this hive-shaped pitcher.

     $115, veronicabeard.com

  • Abaco Flatware by Amanda Lindroth

    The easiest way to dress your table up (or down)? The island appeal of relaxed rattan.

    $59 for set of five, amandalindroth.com

  • Sterling Silver Wheelbarrow Salt Cellar by Scully and Scully

    We can’t imagine a more whimsical way to serve salt than in a sterling silver and 22-karat gold-plated wheelbarrow!

    $1,600, scullyandscully.com

  • Olive Stripe Dinner Plate by Carolina Irving and Daughters

    For when the dinner party drama requires an olive branch of peace.

    $75, ci-daughters.com

  • Topiary Place Card Holders by Chefanie

    A bit of boxwood for your tabletop.

    $36 for four, tnuck.com

  • Placemat and Napkin Set by La Gallina Matta

    This placemat and napkin set will bring a ray of sunshine to your table.

    $115, artemest.com

  • Twig Serving Set by Michael Aram

    Serving a salad with this twig-inspired set is sure to put a smile on Mother Nature’s face.

    $125, michaelaram.com

  • Lettuce Ware Covered Tureen by Dodie Thayer for Tory Burch

    Lettuce tell you a story…

    $358, toryburch.com

  • Calcedonio Water Glasses by Moda Domus

    Colorful, statement-making swirls are a summer must.

    $225 for set of two, modaoperandi.com

  • Mademoiselle Napkin by Juliska

    A knife-pleat ruffle brings romance to any table.

    $24, juliska.com

  • Peche Fruit Bowl by Sharland England

    We’re peachy-keen on this woven fruit bowl.

    $240, sharland-england.com

  • Fête des Lys de la Vallée Dinner Plate by Studio Marie Daage

    The joy of the season’s first blooms, right on your dinner plate! 

    $174, thearkelements.com

  • Adriana Water Glass by Julie & Ev

    A verdant vessel for a glass of water (or wine).

    $96 for a set of four, julieandev.com

  • Gibson Honey Rattan Place Card Holders by Blue Pheasant

    Rendezvous with rattan at your next seated dinner.

    $38 for a set of four, hudsonandvine.com

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