Pier 1 Style Box

I squealed with delight when the first ever Pier 1 Style Box appeared on my doorstep. I’m a huge fan of Pier 1 and use a lot of their entertaining pieces here on The Rose Table. In fact, my primary cutting board – the gorgeous, thick wooden one – is one of my prized possessions…

New House!

The Rose Table turns two today! Thank you all for reading, sharing, and cooking with me. These last two years have been an absolute blast. I have lots of fun things planned for the next year, but I thought today would be a great day to talk a little bit about the new setting of The…

A Touch of Whimsy

When asked to describe my interior design taste, I often reply “traditional” but really, I should say “traditional with a touch of whimsy.” I think your home should be a reflection of who you are. The treasures in my home are old-fashioned, often antique, but I appreciate a whimsical flair. After all, it would be…

Easy, Cheap, Gorgeous Tile Trivets

I’m not a crafty person so if I can do this, anyone can. I was walking through Home Depot earlier today when a tile caught my eye. Then another. And a third. “Trivets! I can make trivets!” I thought. After all, I’ve been meaning to buy some and the tiles were just $1.25 each. The…