Babes Who Brunch
On the Menu Ricotta-avocado toast to serve when the girls arrive. Individual omelets with seasonal greens that are simple to whip up, keep your stove time to a minimum, and can be customized to particular tastes.
In the Glasses Beauty & the Brut (pink coconut water with sparkling wine for heady hydration). A pretty pot of loose dried flowering sage tea.
On the Table Cool vintage-inspired florals and traditional porcelain motifs in jewel tones modernize the ladies-who-lunch vibe.
Clockwise from top left: Antico Doccia Oriente Italiano Collection by Richard Ginori scullyandscully.com; Vera Metropolitan Goblet by Vera Wang Wedgwood wedgwood.com; 20-Piece Rush Gold Flatware cb2.com; Bleus d’Ailleurs Large Yellow Bowl by Hermès scullyandscully.com; Tropic Green China by Raynaud scullyandscully.com.
Breakfast for Two
On the Menu Soft-boiled farmers’ market eggs topped with American caviar feels special without breaking the bank. Toasted soldiers add a satisfying crunch, and make-ahead grapefruit compote is pretty and refreshing.
In the Glasses Bubbly with pomegranate seeds in your finest stemware looks extra festive—and is an invite to linger in bed
On the Table Fancy linens, brass flatware, and heirloom-in-the-making tableware delivered via cocktail tray with a side of Sunday crossword.
Clockwise from top left: Cronos Salad Plate bernardaud.com; Yves Delorme Bedding abchome.com; Hi-Gloss Rectangular Tray cb2.com; Festival Dinner Napkins sferra.com; Library Lane Dinnerware by Kate Spade New York lenox.com; Quinlin Street Accent Plate by Kate Spade New York lenox.com; Polished Gold 5-Piece Setting by Vera Wang Wedgwood wedgwood.com.
The All-day Graze
On the Menu Crusty breads with cheese, charcuterie, and potted terrine allow for build-your-own-bites. Fresh, bright melon spritzed with lime adds extra zing. Family-style roasted tomato tart that tastes just as delicious when cool.
In the Glasses A light saffron-honey sparkler that guests (and hosts) can dip into throughout the afternoon
as a “healthy” libation.
On the Table Colored glassware and mix-and-match pieces pulled from various sets create fun pattern combinations.
Clockwise from top left: Chronos Dinner Plate and Square Bread Plate by Non Sans Raison tableartonline.com; Mar Charger Plate vistaalegre.com; Trésor Dinner Set by Raynaud scullyandscully.com; Bowl and Deep Plate by Arita Japan tableartonline.com; Kartio Glasses iittala.com; Pin Stripe Collection by Jasper Conran wedgwood.com; Small White Wine Glass by Bollenglass abchome.com; Hemisphere Cereal Bowl by J.L. Coquet scullyandscully.com; Sky Tea Towel heathertaylorhome.com.