Tags: dining & lifestyle
How to holiday at home – Summer staycation ideas
When the sun shines and the temperature rises to above 20 °C, that’s when we start longing for a holiday. We want to get away, experience something new and leave our cares behind. But what if it’s not possible to travel or to get time off work? Then all it takes is a few simple ideas and tricks to recreate that holiday feeling at home.
Gift ideas for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day: For even more beautiful moments together
What do parents look forward to most? The time they spend together with their children. Villeroy & Boch makes these shared moments unforgettable – with colourful floral decors, expressive home accessories and tasteful gift ideas. Small gifts by post provide comfort if a personal visit is not possible this year – and heighten anticipation for the next meeting.
New To Go mugs from like. by Villeroy & Boch: Not without my coffee!
We’ve all had those days: one appointment after the other, too little sleep and always on the hop. The lifesaver: a lovely cup of your favourite tea or coffee. To make sure it tastes just as good on the go as at home, Villeroy & Boch created the To Go mugs made from porcelain.
Manufacture Rock Granit – A trend collection with a strong character
Authentic, solid and distinctive – natural stone is one of the great inspirations in interior design. After the slate look of Manufacture Rock, Villeroy & Boch is now unveiling another stone effect for perfectly presented tables.
Soft colours, strong shape: La Boule Pure Beige
Soft, light shades are soothing for the soul. Their calming effect creates an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. La Boule Pure Beige combines delicate soft colours with the beauty of a perfect shape. La Boule, a new interpretation of the “Sphere”, is a design object and a tableware set in one.
Manufacture Collier: Decorative gems in soft colours and a matt look
Home accessories in natural colours boast a casual elegance while creating a positive atmosphere with their warm, earthy hues. This calming effect can be easily achieved with distinctive pieces such as the Manufacture Collier vases.
“Esprit d’aventure” for exclusive fine dining – Avarua: A blossoming paradise on fine porcelain
The year is 1773. The British navigator James Cook discovers the island group later named after him during his voyage to the South Seas. Boasting a paradisal jungle and fascinating flora and fauna, the Cook archipelago, whose fifteen islands lie scattered across 250 km² of the Pacific Ocean, is an exclusive dream destination today that awakens wanderlust and promises indulgent moments of luxury.
Modern Cities: Modern metropolises and their landmarks
Paris, Tokyo, Sydney, Moscow – everyone has their own personal impressions of these world cities. Whether memories of a city break, an unforgettable visit to the opera or simply a yearning to finally return to a special place. In 2021, Villeroy & Boch is once again paying tribute to the world's most vibrant cities and immortalising their iconic landmarks on the NewWave coffee mug
Crafted – A round shape meets individual colour effects
Natural materials and colours, authentic shapes and perfect imperfection are on trend. Which probably also explains the great popularity of pottery-look tableware. Ceramic tableware helps to create a very natural effect in the home, creating a safe and happy haven – individual, perfectly relaxed and authentic.
Lave Home – A Scandinavian summer feeling at home
Crockery and home accessories made from stoneware have a very distinctive character: they are reminiscent of old handicrafts, spinning pottery wheels, hands full of dust and clay as well as summer holidays in the untouched, extensive landscapes of Scandinavia.
Expressive, meaningful, charming – “Letters”: Gift ideas from A to Z
First names, character traits, hobbies, star signs – one single letter can evoke so many associations. When understood, the letters builds words that convey messages, either open or coded. “Letters” unites handwritten letters of the alphabet with ceramics – and is perfect as a new favourite piece or as a gift to share a personal message.
“it’s my match” opens up even more variety – dinner plates join the collection
From breakfast to a snack, a leisurely Sunday brunch or a barbecue party on the balcony: placing endless combinations at your fingertips, “it’s my match” is the perfect choice for any occasion.
Celebrate Christmas with Villeroy & Boch – Dining with Christmas motifs
One of the most popular Christmas traditions is a festive meal with family and friends: a magnificent table set for Christmas dinner or for breakfast and lunch in the ensuing days makes it easy to savour the Christmas holidays.
Beautiful gifts with Villeroy & Boch: Gift and decoration ideas full of nostalgia
“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” – this wonderfully romantic Christmas song as well as the ever-shortening days, cold air, morning frost and first snow are all pointing to one thing:
The perfect start to the day: Spring breakfast with floral patterns
Breakfast is essential for a good start to the day, whether it's tea or coffee, sweet or savoury, a full English or continental. Especially when the first warm rays of the spring sun coax us out of bed. There’s one ingredient that always puts everyone in a good mood: floral patterns, from classic to modern.
Gold in the kitchen, bathroom and dining room: A sound investment in style
Gold has always been a popular investment – not only for investors, but also for interi-or designers and trend experts. Gold bathes the home in a special light with its warm and fine shimmer. It puts you in the mood for long evenings at home, good conversa-tions around a beautifully laid table and relaxing soaks in the bath.
New iconic products presented digitally – Villeroy & Boch Inspiration Days from 3rd to 5th March 2021
The Dining & Lifestyle world is full of inspiration: innovative products pave the way for how we want to live today and in the future. Exotic décors whisk us away to foreign lands. Surprising designs excite us. During its first Inspiration Days, Villeroy & Boch will be presenting topics that are set to spearhead the interior design industry in 2021: it has created a digital space for retai
Bunnies to love: Easter with Villeroy & Boch
When Easter comes around, we can finally wave goodbye to winter and welcome the arrival of spring. This is also reflected on the table: be it a long Easter brunch or cosy afternoon coffee, the table should herald in the spring with fresh, vibrant flowers, painted eggs and cute Easter bunnies. The Villeroy & Boch Easter collection has everything to create a warm atmosphere throughout the home w
From Tableware to Dining & Lifestyle – Division positions itself for the future
With effect from 1st January 2021, the Villeroy & Boch Tableware Division will be called Dining & Lifestyle. The new name better reflects the changes within the division. This Villeroy & Boch department offers far more than tableware nowadays, the product portfolio has become much more diverse. The products no longer just add a beautiful touch to the table, but also make an entire home
Light and shadow: Pantone crowns Grey and Yellow as the Colours of the Year 2021
It was a tenacious struggle without a clear winner – the Pantone Colour Institute has crowned the colours Ultimate Grey and Illuminating as the Colours of the Year 2021. The underlying ambivalence is most certainly intentional: the vibrant yellow Illuminating stands for a fresh start, confidence and joy, yet Ultimate Grey calls for more sober-mindedness. The realisation: light and shadow are often