Chinoiserie Themed Tablescape

The epicurean is devoted to the enjoyment of great food and comfort.  The first four letters of the word epicurean spell epic, and epic is what this Chinoiserie themed tablescape feature has turned out to be.  Color, pattern and texture sets quite the impressive Chinoiserie themed tablescape.  Believing and adhering to the notion we eat first with our eyes, the visual appetizer is the tasteful first course of a palatable dining experience.

Chinoiserie

sheen-wah-zuhreez

noun, plural chinoiseries

1.  a style of ornamentation current chiefly in the 18th century in Europe,
characterized by intricate patterns and an extensive use of motifs identified as Chinese.

2.  an object decorated in this style or an example of this style: The clock was an interesting chinoiserie.

Chinoiserie themed tablescape

Veranda

The lines and color palette of Chinese and East Asian influenced dinnerware and decorative accessories create beautifully Chinoiserie themed tablescapes.  The retail selections available make it easy to set your table as Chinoiserie chic casual or formal as you wish.

Rosser+1222+Charger

Rosser 12″ Charger – Set of 4

 

trop-charger

Bordallo Pinheiro Vista Alegre Tropical Charger Plates (Set of 2)

 

cabbage-charger-plate-beige

Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage Dinner Plates in Beige – Set of 4

 

Jacqueline-dinnerware Jacqueline Salad Plate~ Set of 4

 

Si- Kiang-Cocktail-Plate

Si Kiang Cocktail Plate

 

Aveline+Double+Old+Fashioned+Glass

Aveline Double Old Fashioned Glass

 

Three Star Cristalleria Fratelli Fumo Wine Glasses in Amber (Set of 6)

Three Star Cristalleria Fratelli Fumo Wine Glasses in Amber (Set of 6)

Color, Pattern, Texture Options:

echo-design-tablecloth

Echo Design Parvani 52-Inch Square Tablecloth

I own this table runner and I love it!  The design is versatile and the quality is exceptional.

table-runner

Sherry Kline China Art Table Runner 

dining-room-table-runner

Options make the decorating world go round.

East of the Moon Cinnabar

East of the Moon Cinnabar

beaded-coral-placemat

Bed Bath & Beyond Beaded Placemat in Jute/Coral

gold-square-placemat

Matte Golden Beaded Square Placemat

Chinese-bowl-on-teakwood-stand

Chinese Bowl on Teakwood Stand

Cambridge Silversmiths 20-Piece Bamboo-Style Flatware Service

Cambridge Silversmiths 20-Piece Bamboo-Style Flatware Service

Leopard love it and the Chinoiserie themed tablescape – an excellent pull from one to complement another choice.

desert-leopard-NIKKO-plates

Desert Leopard Plate (Set of 4)

 

martini-glass

Animal Print 8 oz Martini Glass

 

geometric print napkin

Geometric Design Dinner Napkin

bamboo-flatware-cabbage-charger

Traditional Home

 

Gien Set of 4 Jardins Canape Plates

Gien Set of 4 Jardins Canape Plates

 

Christian Lacroix Sol y Sombra Dessert Plate

Christian Lacroix Sol y Sombra Dessert Plate

 

Ricci Argentieri Bamboo 5-Piece Place Setting

Ricci Argentieri Ricci Bamboo 5-Piece Place Setting

 

cabbage-serving-bowlFigural Cabbage Bowl

Michael-Aram-servers

Michael Aram 2-Pc. Palm Serving Set

Petrus-Regout-Maastricht-Platter

Petrus Regout Maastricht Platter

meakin-jamaica-octagonal-plates-set-of-6

Meakin “Jamaica” Octagonal Plates – Set of 6

Thibaut-gazebo-masquerade

Thibaut Gazebo Collection ~ Masquerade

Thibaut Gazebo Masquerade marks the genesis of my decorating fascination with the colors, patterns and textures of Chinoiserie finery.




 

teal-Mikasa-dinner-plate

Aliza Teal Dinner Plate Set of 4

 

Lenox Pleated Colors Aqua Salad Plate

Lenox Pleated Colors Aqua Salad Plate

mismatched-fine-china-luncheon-plates

Vintage Mismatched Fine China Luncheon Plates – Set of 4

 

Hybrid Cloe Porcelain Fruit Bowl design by Seletti

 

Classic Touch Tumblers with 24K Gold Artwork in Assorted Colors (Set of 6)

Classic Touch Tumblers with 24K Gold Artwork in Assorted Colors (Set of 6)

 

Byzantine+24+Karat+5+Piece+Flatware+Set

Byzantine 24 Karat 5 Piece Flatware Set

Osaka Bamboo Trellis / Tea

Osaka Bamboo Trellis / Teal

 

dinner-napkin

Havana Jacquard Napkins

 

bamboo-accent-plates

Julie Accent Plate – Set of 4

 

modern-Chinese-porcelain-bowl

Modern Chinese Porcelain Bowl w/Hand Painted Iris

rose-medallion-bowl

Rose Medallion Bowl

vintage-chinoiserie-foo-dog-dragon-ceramic-platter-hand-paintedVintage Chinoiserie Foo Dog Ceramic Platter

Foo-Dogs-Lion-Statues

Foo Dog Lion Statues

Mix patterns and textures while incorporating whimsical details.  Selecting pieces and accents in complementary colors creates visual flow and ensures continuity.

Chinoiserie-place-setting

Apple Green Monogrammed Check Chinoiserie Napkins

 

pink-charger-plate

Vietri Pastel Glass Collection Pink Service Plate/Charger

 

red-dinner-plate

Lenox® Pleated Colors Dinner Plate in Red

 

Pip Studio - Spring To Life Side Plate - Pink

Pip Studio – Spring To Life Side Plate – Pink

 

Elephant Theme Thai Celadon Ceramic Plate

Elephant Theme Celadon Salad Plate

 

gold+10+Stainless+Steel+Flatware+Set

Resler 5 Piece 18/10 Stainless Steel Flatware Set

 

floral_vine_napkin_pink

Pretty In Pink Napkin

 

staffordshire-poodles

English Staffordshire Style Poodles

 

succulent-bowl

Succulent Bowl

 

succulent-serving-bowl

Succulent Painted Glass Serving Bowl

 

covered-vegetable-bowl

Elegant Covered Vegetable Server

flowers-bouquet-1

 

Bamboo Parsi Serving Tray

Dana Gibson 22″ Fret Tray

 

pagoda-card-1

kate-aspen-place-card-holder

Kate Aspen 12ct Kate Aspen “Double Happiness” Place Card Holders

pagoda-card-monkey

Chinoiserie chic meets On the Lanai.  Home decor pieces and fabrics and Dual purpose similar aesthetic characteristics

Bamboo-lattice-fabric-peach

Bamboo Lattice in Peach Fizz

vintage-chopsticks-holders

Gladys Glover Vintage Bamboo-Style Chopstick Rests, S/5

 

Juliette-pink-wine-glass

Juliette Pink Wine Glass

 

cranberry-high-ball-glassesQ Squared Aurora Ruby Double Old-Fashioned Tumblers, Set of 4

Coordinates+19+oz.+Drinkware+Set+with+Cherry+Blossom+Design

Coordinates Drinkware Set with Cherry Blossom Design

 

Jusalpha-fine-china-tea-cup-saucer-set

Jusalpha Fine China Tea Cup and Saucer Set

 

Pip Studio - Spring To Life Teapot - Pink

Pip Studio – Spring To Life Teapot

 

cocktail-memo

 

ming-tray-table

Dana Gibson Ming Tray Table 

 

Chinoiserie-bar-decor

Chinoiserie Chalkware Couple  ||  Cinnamon Bowl   ||  Fred & Friends Twig Drink Stirrers  ||  Porcelain Palm Tree 15″ Table Lamp  ||  Gien Oiseaux de Paradis Paper Cocktail Napkins  ||   Clover Round Large Rectangular Tray   || Cocktail Napkin Tray in Navy   ||  Tobacco Leaf Tin Plate 10″ Set (4)  || Q Squared Aurora Ruby Double Old-Fashioned Tumblers, Set of 4  ||  Tracy Porter for Poetic Wanderlust Reverie 3-D Monkey Pitcher 

 

Madcap-Cottage-Windy-Corner-Rhubarb

Madcap Cottage Windy Corner Rhubarb

vintage-hollywood-regency-chinoiserie-ginger-jarsVintage Hollywood Regency Chinoiserie Ginger Jars – A Pair

 

chinoiserie-porcelain-foyer-table

Veranda

 

blue-Placemat

La Gallina Matta Parentesi Placemat

vintage-asian-dinner-plates

Staffordshire Red Old Willow Chinoiserie Dinner Plates

 

Siam-salad-plate

Juliska Siam Dessert/Salad Plate

 

Loveramics - Willow Love Story Salad Plates - Set of 4

Loveramics – Willow Love Story Salad Plates – Set of 4

Nature Table Dessert Plate

Nature Table Dessert Plate

blue-white-flower-dinner-napkins

Classic Blue and White Dinner Napkins

blue-pagoda-embroidered-cocktail-napkins-1

Chinese Pagoda Embroidered Linen Hemstitched Cocktail Napkins

Argent Orfevres Orava 5-Piece Flatware Place Setting

Argent Orfevres Orava 5-Piece Flatware Place Setting

 

blue-white-chinoiserie-glasses-set-of-3

Blue & White Chinoiserie Glasses

 

VIETRI Accordion Tall Tumbler

VIETRI Accordion Marine Tall Tumbler

 

Churchill Blue Willow Round Vegetable Serving Bowl

Churchill Blue Willow Round Vegetable Serving Bowl

 

NORITAKE BLEUFLEUR OVAL VEGETABLE SERVING BOWL

Noritake Bleufleur Oval Vegetable Serving Bowl

 

indigol-serving-bowl

Indigold 13″ Serving Bowl

 

Chinese-five-claw-dragon-bowl

Chinese Five-Claw Dragon Bowl

 

vintage-blue-willow-steak-knifes-set-of-6

Vintage Blue Willow Steak Knifes – Set of 6

 

willow-serving-trays

Handled Willow Platter   ~    Willow Platter

Vivid colors, rococo styling, and sumptuous patterns are the hallmarks of the Chinoiserie themed tablescape.

tobacco-leaf-plates

Tobacco Leaf Tin Plate 10″ Set (4)

 

Portmeirion-Sara-Miller-Gold-Plated-Assorted-Plates

Portmeirion Sara Miller Gold Plated Assorted Plates

 

jewel-tone-salt-pepper-shaker-set

Thirstystone Jewel-Tone Salt & Pepper Shaker Set

blue-white-Chinoiserie-fabric

East of the Moon Porcelain

Williamsburg OD Dunmore Dragons Cobalt

Williamsburg Dunmore Dragons Cobalt

table-lamps-dinner-party

Ralph Lauren Home

Atmosphere is an important aspect of the memorable dining experience.  A table lamp(s) on the dining table promotes soft lighting beneficial to mood and tone.  The height of the  East Enterprises LPBFW088N Table Lamp, Multicolored  is dining tabletop friendly at 19.5 inches tall.

blue-white-table-lamps

East Enterprises LPBFW088N Table Lamp, Multicolored

Classic blue and white porcelain accessories instill the all important touch of elegance.  Use decorative picture frames and easels with a bamboo motif for displaying a printable menu or place card.

 

blue-white-pagoda

Blue and White Porcelain Pagoda  ||  Blue and White Porcelian Vases   Bamboo Frame  ||  Double Bamboo Frame  ||  Bamboo Easel

 

Charlotte-Moss-tablescape

Charlotte Moss ~ Architectural Digest

Charlotte-Moss-Mougin-Linen-Coral-fabric

pagoda-lanterns

Benzara 57519 Pagoda Lanterns

orchids

Accessories

 

foo-dogs-green

Elegant Green Foo Dog Statues

oriental-base

Oriental Furniture Rosewood Carved Pedestal Stand 

sandalwood-fan

Sandalwood Fan

Italian-Ceramic-tureen

White Ceramic Tureen

 

Decorative Picture This Chinoiserie

Decorative Picture This Chinoiserie Decorative Wall Art

Chinoiserie-place-setting

demitasse-cups

 

newport-mansions-chelsea-bird-mug

Newport Mansions Chelsea Bird Mug

 

foo-dogs-salt-pepper-set

Foo Dog Salt and Pepper Shakers

As previously stated, destination decorating creates a passport to dining adventures, where the dining table top becomes an inspired canvas.  From place setting to ambiance to gracious detail, a Chinoiserie themed tablescape travels well.

 

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