Raynaud's Festivite and Herend's Fish Scale china layered with lavender Anna Weatherley chargers. But even when you're thinking outside the box, keep the classics on lock: Old standbys, such as your grandmother's silver flatware, can ground even the most contemporary scheme. | SouthernLiving.com
Formal southern tablescape with a silver teapot, pale pink flowers and cotton
High and low meet for lunch: Ginori china, heirloom sterling flatware, and plastic Crate & Barrel glasses.