Presenting a dining table setting to celebrate Christmas in style. Warm, cosy, cheerful and distinct is how the stylists at Pinakin store wanted the ambience to be. So, here a smooth and sleek dining table with complementary high back snug chairs is set against a warm wood-panelled backdrop and accentuated by the gorgeous black and white hounds tooth flooring. Luxe and colourful crockery, candelabras, crystal decorations and uniquely-designed barware and cutlery complete the look.
1 The Mughal-jaali inspired Block Print wall lends a warm and rustic characteristic to the setting. The entire wall is made of walnut wood wherein each patterned-block has been hand-carved; Rs. 3,375 per sq ft; Pinakin.
2 Enjoy a grand meal on the shiny Ellipse Table crafted out of Italian natural veneer with stainless steel inlay and solid stainless steel chrome legs. The shiny surface is achieved through a glossy clear lacquer top; Rs. 3,78,000; Pinakin.
3 Upholstered in plain chenille with a sensuous velvety handle, this very inviting Ellipse Dining Chair is a perfect pick for the dining area. The chair is made of teak with mocha PU matt polish on the legs; Rs. 36,788 (each); Pinakin.
4 Raise a toast on Christmas Eve with this sparkling wine goblet that’s part of the Allegorie Collection. The timeless crystal stemware is generously proportioned and complements any table; Rs. 2,700; Villeroy & Boch.
5 The gold conical flutes (used as props) create a striking contrast to the shimmering crystal stemware; Stylist’s own.
6 Place this elegant vase with lovely winter blossoms to add beauty to your dining table. Handmade in clear crystal glass with a unique diamond-cut design on its surface, it belongs to the Pieces of Jewellery range; Rs. 21,900 (each); Villeroy & Boch.
7 Whether still or sparkling, sip water in the crystal Highball Glass from the Boston Collection and bring everyday luxury into your life; Rs. 1,500 (each); Villeroy & Boch.
8 This stunning compilation of plates (made from premium bone china) with red and gold delicate accents represent the festive spirit of Christmas. The top plate is from the Samarkand Rubin collection, centre plate is from the Samarkand Mosaic Collection while the one below is from the Aureus Collection; Rs. 4,100 (top), Rs. 4,500 (centre), Rs. 8,500 (below); Villeroy & Boch.
9 The elegant, narrow silhouette with long drawn-out, slightly-curved handles of the cutlery (made from special steel) from Ella Part Gold collection is further enhanced with the partial-gold plating on the surface; ` 1,400 (spoon), ` 1,400 (fork), ` 1,500 (knife); Villeroy & Boch.
10 This antique original glass Czechoslovakian candelabra with brass fittings and red and white colour-scheme makes the space look cheery and bright; Rs. 40,000; Pinakin.