Along the eastern side of Italy and Sicily are a series of olive groves where trees are lovingly tended following old traditions. These groves were “organic” before the rest of the world knew what the term meant, producing pure, natural, high-quality olive oil. No pesticides. No preservatives. No artificial anything. The resulting olive oil is nothing less than sublime. It’s packed into tins to preserve freshness, protect it from sunlight and reduce shipping weight.
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Fall entertaining! From football parties to holiday galas, it’s that time of year! What better time to update your table with more eco-friendly tablewares that are as gorgeous as they are green. Earlier this week, we covered the behind the scenes prep so today we’re taking the tabletop green. With the right pieces, you can achieve a mix and match style that will take you from summer barbecues to fall football with ease and style. Here are some of our tabletop favorites.
Nothing beats the casual elegance of linen, and with the right accessories, this is one fabric that will take you through all four seasons. The unbleached raw linen and red accents make this one perfect for fall.
Unmistakably gorgeous acacia wood will stand up to years of tabletop use.
Put these out on a cheese plate, or with breakfast jams and jellies. Either way, these olive wood spreaders are beautiful and functional. The wood for these is taken from annual trimmings or felled trees that have reached the end of their fruiting life.
Green in every sense of the word, this beautiful, hand-blown pitcher is made entirely from recycled glass. Sturdy, stunning, and perfectly proportioned to hold a whopping 92 ounces, each pitcher is unique.
Late summer and early fall are still perfect times for sangria. Pour yours into these hand-blown beauties made from recycled glass. Each holds 8 ounces, and each is unique.
We’re taking the green table idea literally! Handcrafted reclaimed mango wood with ceramic bowls are just right for dips and salsas. The classic, retro styling merges with any décor.
Heavy, yet sleek. Modern, yet rustic. Handcrafted from sustainable mango wood, these curved platters make a perfect serving piece for your fall table.
Dramatically different. Handcrafted from sustainably grown and harvested acacia, these plates showcase the wood’s natural beauty. They also make a stunning table setting.