An Aromatic Feast
The reception table calls for a family gathering set amid a lush garden; lavender lifts the spirits and colors the linens and the flowers. From left: Santolina topiary in pot, lavender in pot, variety of flowers in small stoneware vases, all prices upon request, all by David Stark, 718-534-6777 or davidstarkdesign.com. Stoneware scallop-shaped dinner plates, $58 each, from Juliska, courtesy of ABC Home, 212-473-3000 or abchome.com. Olive wood flatware, $360 for five-piece place setting, from Michael C. Fina, 800-288-3462 or michaelcfina.com. Table marker and olive dish both courtesy of David Stark. Wine glasses, $49 each; water glasses, $10 each; salt dish, $25, all from ABC Home. Chateau de Maltroye Bourgogne 2005, $30, from Smith & Vine, 718-243-2864 or smithandvine.com. French olive oil and herbs courtesy of David Stark. Tablecloth courtesy of David Stark. White bistro chairs, $5.25 each for rental, from Party Rental, Ltd., NYC, 888-774-4776 or partyrentalltd.com. Crystal fruit chandelier, $2,500, from Le Fanion, 212-463-8760 or lefanion.com.