Villeroy & Boch’s new Soup Passion collection is a novel and practical way to serve soup. The bowl is placed on a separate oblong plate where you can rest your spoon and lay bread. On top of the soup bowl there is a removable partitioned dish that serves as a lid to cover your soup while you are carrying it – and keep it warm. The partitions in the lid allow you to store garnishes for the soup and there is a groove in the soup bowl to rest chopsticks. Villeroy & Boch is available from Puya in Pol. Ind. La Ermita (

Tableware With Style - Home & Lifestyle MagazineIrregular-shaped dishes are becoming extremely popular, as they add a more casual rustic look to the table setting. Dark plates make food spectacularly pop out of the plate, especially when serving a colourful salad or fruit on the dish. This HKLiving range is available from Siesta Interior Design in CC Plaza in Nueva Andalucía (


Tableware With Style - Home & Lifestyle MagazineThe unique characteristics of wooden platters always make them eye-catching on a table. Combined, as shown here, with these small condiment dishes, the overall look is casual and stylish. All available from the BoConcept Plus Store on Marbella’s Golden Mile and the Mijas Road (


Tableware With Style - Home & Lifestyle MagazineThe Kimara mug range by Arabia is ideal for Christmas, with its bold designs combined with plain serving bowls. Arabia is available online (