This Under-the-Radar Site You Should Be Shopping for All of Your Spring Entertaining Must-Haves

published Mar 16, 2023
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With daylight saving time officially here, the days are getting longer and that means one thing: spring is almost here. Alongside the flowers and the warmer weather comes the long-awaited return of spring get-togethers. Whether it’s to celebrate holidays including Easter and Mother’s Day or simply to enjoy the company of others on a beautiful day, being prepped for the next time you don your hosting cap is a must. And, while we all have our staple shops we turn to, there’s one place you have to check out ahead of your next celebration: Riverbend Home. This under-the-radar New England-based home retailer offers a wide selection of items built to both stand the test of time and perform effortlessly — and are available in a wide range of design styles to suit any and every taste. With a mix of heritage brands you know and love and brands you won’t find at other places, this is one site you’re going to want to bookmark. Below, we rounded up some of our favorite Riverbend Home hosting essentials guaranteed to take your next event to the next level. Happy shopping!

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What's a good party without a cheese board? This serving tray is an entertaining must-have, equipped with two small bamboo spoons, one fork, two knives, one spreader, and two ceramic bowls perfect for spreads, dips, and oils. We can just see the charcuterie mastery now.

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Riverbend Home
was $34.99

Chips and dip are a crowd favorite, so give them the display they deserve by serving them up in this gorgeous bowl. Inspired by classic Waterford crystal, this bowl features an intricate design (and an included bowl!) that's sure to jazz up any tablescape.

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Riverbend Home
was $98.95

Whether you're throwing a seasonal brunch or hosting friends and family for a can't-miss dinner, this tiered serving station is bound to come in handy. Perfect for finger foods and appetizers, this server is made of natural acacia wood and features three removable tiers that make filling, serving, and displaying a breeze.

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Riverbend Home
was $80.69

Be sure that everyone has the utensils they need with this flatware caddy. Made of handwoven water hyacinth, this caddy is perfect for both indoor and outdoor gatherings. It also comes with three galvanized-steel cups that conveniently hold your spoons, knives, and forks, while also adding a touch of rustic charm.

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Riverbend Home
was $80.00

Whether it's lemonade, iced tea, or something a little stronger for the adults, let your guests treat themselves to a drink with this drink dispenser set up. Crafted from textured glass, this set sits upon a stand, making it easy to pour whatever you're serving.

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Riverbend Home
was $47.96

A personal favorite, this notebook charcoal grill is a must for small-space grilling. With a clever, foldable design and heat-resistant painted-steel construction, you'll love popping this little guy out for grilling everything from vegetables to meat to fish this spring.

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Keep your beverages chilled and within reach with this drink bucket. This stainless-steel bucket features a snakeskin design on its body and two faux-leather handles for some contemporary flair. Chic!

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Riverbend Home
was $81.00

What good is a party without cups? These textured, stemless glasses offer a simple shape, perfect for serving everything from water and juice to wine and springtime cocktails.

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Riverbend Home
was $79.99

From your famous pasta salad to a classic Caeser, you'll love serving up your favorite recipes in this gorgeous bowl, complete with two salad hands for mixing and serving.

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Riverbend Home
was $54.99

Keep pests at bay during your next outdoor party with these mesh food domes. Designed to be placed over plates, they'll make sure that you enjoy your food — and the bugs don't.

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When the night is done, treat your guests to a bold cup of pour-over coffee with this set from BonJour. Constructed from sturdy ceramics for stylish and dependable counter-to-table brewing, the Wayfarer has a modern coffee house design, a fine, stain-resistant glazed finish, and —most importantly — makes up to four cups of coffee at a time.

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For those who can't have their coffee without cream and sugar, this Le Creuset set is sure to put a smile on their face. Crafted from premium stoneware in Le Creuset's iconic cerise hue, it'll add the perfect pop to your table.

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Riverbend Home
was $75.00

If you'd prefer to end the night with something a bit more bubbly, pick your favorite bottle of Prosecco and these gorgeous Champagne flutes! Made from textured glass, this fluted glassware features a gold rim for an elegant finish to your celebration.