Category: Juliska

Autumn Baking with Pewter Stoneware Past Basket Milwaukee

Fall Entertaining Tips with Juliska

Fall in love with Juliska a little more this week with our Gift With Purchase. If you’re searching for a new tablesetting for the holiday season, hostess gifts, or simply stocking up on your favorite Juliska pattern, our Fall Gift with Purchase fits the bill for satisfying your decor goals. See more of this beautiful extensive line on our Juliska […]

Carine Glassware Past Basket Milwaukee Juliska

Stemless Glassware: When To Use It

Juliska’s Carine glassware is one of the Past Basket Bride’s favorite item on their wedding registry. Wine seems to be the beverage of choice as the stemless red and white glasses are at the forefront of newlywed gatherings this year. As with all things, stemless glasses do have a particular etiquette and Keith Beavers from VinePair explains in his article […]

Past Basket Milwaukee Berry & Thread Sea Life Juliska

How to add a little “Sea Life” to your summer table

The epitome of “mix and match”, Juliska satisfies every season in your home. For summer, enjoy the classic Berry & Thread with a pop of “Sea Life.” This Delft Blue Ombre Crackle in the form of ocean creatures is a whimsical addition to any warm weather gathering.   See more of Juliska’s extensive tableware line. Save Save Save

Image of Field of Flowers by Juliska at Past Basket Milwaukee.

4 tips to successful outdoor entertaining

Outdoor entertaining can be as simple or complex as you make it, so rather than reinvent the wheel, why not get on the repurpose bandwagon and bring your favorite home accents outside? From easily transportable herbal plantings in lovely containers, to bypassing misconceptions about using everything “paper” during the warm weather season, here are 4 tips for knockout (and memorable) […]

Spring updates for home and indoor gardens

Spring is a time of renewal, change, and a desperate need for freshening up after the chill of winter finally makes its exit. There are so many ways we can put winter to bed, from inviting greenery onto your mantle display to finding places to weave in color, we couldn’t be more excited to offer suggestions for making your livable […]

Easter egg decorating without the dye

It’s almost Easter! Time for new blooms and decorating Easter eggs. Did you know you can use onion peels to create a marble-like egg? Yes, indeed! A nice (and natural) alternative to the traditional dye variety, onions yield a creative power few know about… Here’s how to create your own marble Easter eggs: STEP 1 – Save your outer onion skins, both red and […]

To “service plate” or not to “service plate”

Questions have emerged from customers regarding the proper use of a service plate, the largest plate in a place setting. Hence, I am compelled to share with you a few interesting bits of information about what is commonly referred to today as a “charger”. The service plate is also known as a buffet plate, charger plate, cover plate, or place […]

Simon Pearce Christmas Trees Past Basket Milwaukee

4 wedding registry gifts that instantly become heirlooms

You don’t want to register for all the things that your mother did, but you do want some items that will become your family heirlooms. Here are some ideas for registry gifts that will inevitably one day be a cherished piece that represents your legacy. – Linda #1 – A cake plate for celebrations #2 – Toasting glasses #3 – The “special” […]

5 ways to bring out your personal style at home

It’s been a whirlwind of a month for Past Basket as we near the end of January. That happened all too quickly! We made our yearly pilgrimage to the Atlanta Home, Gift, and Apparel Show, where we were doused in beautiful ideas for making your house a home in 2016. As I made my way through the rows of vendors […]