Entertaining

Here’s a toast to author Henry Jeffreys for his savvy and practical guide to “Designing, Equipping and Stocking your own Bar.” With witty narrative and beautiful photos, he delves into designing and equipping your perfect home bar, the cultural (and amusing) history of drinking, and 30 cocktail recipes—ranging from...
Beyond the basics these bar tools are so stylish you will want an excuse to use them. Take a look at the bar tools you need now. Read more coverage of our favorite bars in Salt Lake Magazine! 

The Power of Pink

Event design pros Amanda Hansen and Mara Marian celebrate the power of pink by creating florals and décor details profuse with the lively, all-the-rage color. The talented duo offers insight into using and choosing this oft under-appreciated color and give tips on making it part of your palette. While your...
Want to know how to impress your guests with flawless and on-trend party style?
If you're bored with your board, we suggest a piece that serves more style, or as the perfect gift around the holidays. 1. Mango wood cutting board $65, Mainson con Fiserie et Boutique, SLC 2. Handmade cutting board $49, Glass House, SLC 3. Marble & Wood round board $44, Arte Haus Collictif, SLC 4. 6-piece marble...
Forget about that ho-hum vase stuffed with forgettable flowers. Your holiday centerpiece deserves more. We offer six ways to elevate the style of your tabletop's most important element. No question, a centerpiece can make or break a table. That's a lot of pressure for this arrangement and the person who...
Modern Romance: It’s a fresh look you’ll love. Execute it successfully, and your table will never be monotonously minimalist or tiresomely traditional again. The most important rule to successfully style a memorable tabletop, according to Rachael Affleck Mayo—principal of Rachael Ellen Events, is to determine your look and use it...
Once a word everyone preferred not to pronounce, charcuterie (shahr-koo-tuh–ree) has become a staple on Utah menus, always in the form of a charcuterie board. Some restaurants, to free their diners from the anxiety of saying a difficult-looking French word out loud, just call it a meat-and-cheese board, and...
The most important rule to successfully style a memorable tabletop, according to Rachael Affleck Mayo—principal of Rachael Ellen Events, is to determine your look and use it to guide every choice you make. For a decidedly modern-meets-romantic design, Mayo begins with the flowers, which she uses to establish the...
Feature Image: Phillip Grubisa at Beltex Most of us know it as a restaurant staple enjoyed with cocktails, but as any hostess worth her salt will tell you, charcuterie is an impressive, easy-to-prepare addition to any at-home celebration. But if you're in a pinch, and need something quick and easy,...