15 Floral Pieces to Brighten Up Your Kitchen This Spring
From Le Creuset's flower cocotte to tulip-patterned dinner plates.
Spring weather can be pretty fickle—some days warm and sunny, others, rainy and chilly. However, no matter what the forecast brings, you can still keep the spring spirit going in your home with these floral kitchen items. A patterned tablecloth helps brighten up your place setting, while matching floral aprons make cooking with your little ones even more fun. Read on for some of our favorites right now.
Tulip Dinner Plates
These plates are part of a larger collection hand-painted with tulips—you can also grab matching mugs, side plates, bowls, a sugar pot, creamer, and “tea-for-one-set” if you want to make it a set. The plates are dishwasher- and -microwave-safe, too, so it makes for easy cleanup.
Tulip Dinner Plates, Set of 4, $80 at anthropologie.com
We love these gorgeous monogrammed mugs, which were made in collaboration with Rifle Paper Co. and Anthropologie. Each initial has its own brightly colored floral pattern, with a gilded gold handle to match.
Rifle Paper Co. for Anthropologie Garden Party Monogram Mug, $14 at anthropologie.com
A quick and easy way to bring spring into your kitchen is draping your table with a floral tablecloth. This particular one, by Anthropologie Home, is made of 100 percent cotton and can be machine-washed.
Anthropologie Home Rosie Floral Tablecloth, $96 (was $128) at nordstrom.com
Add these delicate blue and white espresso cups to your morning coffee routine. You can microwave them if your espresso gets cold, and once you’re done, put them in the dishwasher.
Art et Manufacture Floral Espresso Cups (Set of 2), $36 at food52.com
If your little one likes to cook, get this matching apron set so you can work through recipes together. The kid’s apron has a velcro closure for ease of use; both are machine-washable. You can buy them as a pair or individually.
Floral Adult & Kid Aprons, $25-$55 (depending on order size) at williams-sonoma.com
Le Creuset’s cocottes are perfect for one-pot meals and side dishes, per the product description. This flower-shaped cocotte, which got all five-star reviews from Sur La Table customers, has a 2.25 quart capacity, is dishwasher-safe, and oven-safe up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit.
Le Creuset Flower Cocotte, 2.25 Qt., $200 (was $235) at surlatable.com
This runner features several colors, including “persimmon, peach, navy and saffron,” so it will add a festive touch to your table. The best part? It’s currently on sale for 20 percent off.
Vale 90" Floral Table Runner, $40 (was $50) at crateandbarrel.com
Protect your tabletop from hot foods with this cheerful trivet, which features a watercolor-inspired flower pattern. It also has non-slip foam feet—if it gets dirty, wipe it clean with a damp cloth.
Edie Floral Trivet, $8 (was $13) at crateandbarrel.com
Keep fresh flowers in this bright blue and yellow vase, or, display it own its own for decoration. The dome base and wide opening make it particularly well-suited to long-stem flowers, according to the description.
Anthropologie Carmo Medium Vase, $43.50 (was $58) at nordstrom.com
Linen Tea Towel
This towel was hand-woven in Lithuania, covered in a pattern of delicate blue, purple, and pink flowers.
Lithuanian Linen Tea Towel, Watercolor Floral, $24 at terrain.com
Stemless Wine Glasses
Each of these stemless wine glasses has a different bundle of wildflowers on it, so you can easily identify which is yours. They also got a unanimous five-star rating from Pier1 customers.
Hand-Painted Stemless Wine Glass Set of 4, $30 at pier1.com
These sky blue bowls are decorated with a bright pink rose pattern, creating a nice color contrast. They’re also made of durable melamine and dishwasher-safe (just don’t put them in the microwave).
Rose Nuage Melamine Cereal Bowl, $7.50 at surlatable.com
This floral spatula has rounded and flat edges for “easy scraping, stirring and folding;” the silicone head is heat-resistant and can be removed to wash in the dishwasher.
Sur La Table Floral Spatula, $11 (was $14) at surlatable.com
If you have Royal Albert’s teacups in the Old Country Roses pattern, get this pitcher to match. Use it to serve drinks (it can fit five to six standard eight-ounce glasses’ worth of liquid), or as a vase for flowers like in the picture above.
Royal Albert Old Country Roses 44 Oz. Pitcher, $55 (was $65) at wayfair.com
Cup and Saucer Set
Out of 297 reviews, this set got 249 five-star ratings, so it’s a huge hit with Wayfair customers. It includes four cups and matching saucers, which are dishwasher-safe.
Ilian 8 oz. Porcelain Rose Chintz 4 Piece Tea Cup and Saucer Assorted Set, $29 (was $33) at wayfair.com