Holiday Collection

All the best ideas for decorating, entertaining, and gift-giving with a coastal spirit.

10 Holiday Party Don’ts

For a great festive soirée, avoid these pitfalls!

Party Plates
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Don’t skimp on cups and plates.

Some guests will abandon a wineglass or plate but want to go back for seconds. Be sure to have extras for guests to use. If you don’t have enough china and crystal, buy festive but elegant disposables.

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