Add a bit of extra Christmas cheer to your dining experience this year, from a sterling silver mustard pot to a stunning star lantern, we have ideas to spruce up your Christmas table this year

Christmas ideas: pieces of eight for your table

Christmas cracker, christmas ideas

London giant Christmas cracker

£260, Jo Malone (0800 054 2939; www.jomalone.co.uk)

 

Christmas ideas tableware

 

Winter-print tableware

From £12.50, Sophie Conran (020–7603 1522; www.sophieconran.com)

 

 

 

 

Christmas ideas, spade pot

 

Silver bucket-and-spade mustard pot

£2,250, Theo Fennell (020–7591 5000; www.theofennell.com)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hamper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

‘Big day’ hamper, £495, Daylesford Organic Farm (01608 731700; www.daylesford.com)

star lantern

Large star lantern in nickel,

Available in three colours, £870 plus VAT, Vaughan Designs

(020–7349 4600; www.vaughandesigns.com)


 ships decanter

One-litre Ships decanter £52, LSA International (01932 789721; www.lsa-international.com)

 

 

Miller upholstered dining chair in ‘Ewan’

 

Miller upholstered dining chair in ‘Ewan’

From £225, Neptune (www.neptune.com; 01793427450)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kapstan dining table

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Capstan dining table

(68in diameter), from £10,475, William Yeoward. Bespoke size and timber service available

(020–73497828; www.williamyeoward.com)

*Country Life Christmas gift guide