Cooking, eating, entertaining - it’s all done in one room nowadays, but how can you make your kitchen-diner really perfect for parties and dinners? We show you how.
Transforming Your Kitchen-Diner
Celebrity baker Mary Berry may have championed the kitchen diner but many of us lamented the passing of the formal dining room. Kept pristine for ‘special occasions’, the busy family home can no longer afford the luxury of a room shut away until the next dinner party or family gathering. Thus, the ever-practical kitchen-diner is a common and loved feature in many homes.
But, when the need arises, how can you ‘dress it up’ so that it transforms into a beautiful entertaining space?
1. Table settings
Think of the table as the shoe of the outfit. You wouldn’t wear a sparkling, off the shoulder dress or tux and black tie to a formal dinner party with comfy slippers on your feet – no matter how much you want to! Continue reading