Six Ways to Be a Good Guest- Part two

Six Ways to Be a Good Guest- Part two

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

August 15, 2018

In this two part series we will go through some tips from Emily Post’s book, Etiquette in 1922. Post was an American author famous for writing about etiquette. Part two are six ways to be a good guest.

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Six Ways to Be A Good Host According to Emily Post - Part one

Six Ways to Be A Good Host According to Emily Post - Part one

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

August 8, 2018

In this two part series we will go through some tips from Emily Post’s book, Etiquette in 1922. Post was an American author famous for writing about etiquette. Part one are six ways to be a good host.

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The 5 Rules of the Crappy Dinner Party

The 5 Rules of the Crappy Dinner Party

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

May 16th, 2018

In southern Ontario and in northern Saskatchewan people have been hosting what is called “crappy dinner parties.” What are they you ask? Here’s how it is done in 5 steps.

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Wine : How to Pick the Right Glass

Wine : How to Pick the Right Glass

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

April 11th, 2018,

Indeed, the aromas and the taste of the wine are widely influenced by the type of glass from which we drink it, and thus its choice deserves our careful attention. Here is a short guide to help you find your way.

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Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette, Part III

Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette, Part III

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

March 1st, 2018,

We’ve come to the Part III of Catherine the Great’s etiquette rules! We feel that our In vino veritas Lulu in a Box collection is appropriate...

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Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette - Part II

Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette - Part II

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

February 21, 2018,

Snow covered firs; crisp, cold air nipping our nose ; decorated and illuminated buildings... let's travel back to the second half of the 18th century's Russia, for a party...

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Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette - Part I

Russia's Catherine the Great's Rules of Etiquette - Part I

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

February 6th, 2018,

Lulu in a Box loves these etiquette rules form the 18th century! Here is Part I of III. Have fun reading them out loud to your friends!

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Five reasons why dressing up your table matters

Five reasons why dressing up your table matters

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

February 10th, 2017,

I know, you may not always have the time or the inclination to dress up you table, but that's exactly why Lulu in a Box is here!

So here we go...

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How to British-dress your table

How to British-dress your table

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

October 20th, 2016,

So, you have mastered, thanks to our previous guide, the Art of French-dressing a table? With barely a few tweaks, we will now turn it into a British-dressed table.

Once again, make sure everyone has enough space to be comfortable...

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Etiquette or how to behave at the table

Etiquette or how to behave at the table

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

October 13th, 2016,

Habits change over the years and table manners aren't as strict as they used to be, but it remains that a minimum of etiquette is still mandatory...

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