Hari Raya Puasa 2021: Pretty Tableware to Enjoy Hari Raya Aidilfitri Delicacies in Style
Hari Raya Puasa falls on May 13 this year, marking the end of the Ramadan month of fasting. While tighter restrictions to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic may have slightly dampened the mood, the spirit of Hari Raya celebrations and its significance still remains.
The festive celebration is the time to gather your loved ones and tuck into traditional dishes like ketupat, rendang, kuih raya, and many other Malay delicacies. With your family all around, it pays to create beautiful tablescapes and these chic tableware options from our homegrown brands make it easy to do so. From elegant scalloped-edged dishware to azure dining sets, these eye-catching crockery will surely lift the mood and might even increase your appetite.
Scallop Dinnerware Set by Eloise
This dinnerware set by local homeware and accessories label Eloise sets a stunning stage for your delicacies. Inspired by the sea, the set is lined with intricately-crafted scalloped edges that bring to mind the natural beauty of the coast.
The ceramic dinnerware set features a mug, appetiser plate, large bowl, as well as a dinner plate. The four-piece collection is available in White Sand, a crisp white glaze with rustic gold edges, as well as Deep Sea, a dark blue hue that captures the mystery of the ocean.
Andaman Collection by Island Living
Handmade by artisans in Thailand, the Andaman collection from Island Living pays homage to the tranquility and slower pace of island life. The organically-shaped tableware references the natural flow of the pristine blue waters that surrounds a tropical island. Available in a matte finish, the classic white hue is given some visual contrast with a hand-painted black rim.
The collection of three features a soup bowl, side plate, and dinner plate. Channeling an understated elegance, the dishware trio adds a tasteful touch to tabletops.
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Sayang Singapura plate by Supermama
With a dynamic motif designed by local illustrator Lee Xin Li, this plate features numerous iconic elements that make up our city-state. From famous culinary dishes to renowned architectural spots, the design celebrates Singapore’s vibrance.
The plate is part of the Supermama Singapore Blue collection, which features the collaborative works of more than 20 local brands and designers. The Merlion Kamon emblem can be found at the back of each individual plate. Each piece is carefully crafted by artisans from the Japanese porcelain brand Kihara in Arita.
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Fuji Set by Olive Home
Founded in 2018, the collections from Olive Home are inspired by the travels of its founder, Vickii Ma. The timeless dinnerware pieces are a tangible representation of Ma’s love for travelling and ceramics.
This chic collection is inspired by her trip to Japan—Mount Fuji, in particular. The pebble-grey hue from the collection brings to mind the sturdy and imposing mountain against a clear azure sky. Handcrafted with natural glazed ceramic, the set’s minimalist yet thoughtful design makes for a meaningful gift.
The five-piece collection is also available in sage-green under the name Kyoto, inspired by the mountainous landscape and the Arashiyama bamboo groves in western Kyoto.
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Tiers by Scene Shang
This tiered tray by homegrown furnishings label Scene Shang is the perfect serving stand to hold all your delectable little treats. The individual trays have been designed with a raised rim that allows them to hold an assortment of snacks, from baked treats to fruits.
When the festivities are over, the multifunctional tray can also be reused as an organiser for your office supplies or even beauty essentials—talk about multitasking!
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Aenon Dinnerware Set by Base Piece
A glossy cobalt blue combined with copper details give this collection a bold and sophisticated look, sure to make an artistic statement on your tabletops. Crafted from porcelain, the Aenon dinnerware collection features an array of dishware pieces, from rimmed plates to rice bowls and soup spoons. The simple shapes and durable porcelain nature makes the dinnerware a stylish foil to colourful dishes.