Hostess Decorating Tips


Think a guest towel is only good for drying your hands? Or that tabletop accessories can only be used in the dining room? Think again. With Hen House Linens'?? line of versatile, easy-to-care-for home essentials, there are an infinite number of new ways to use your go-to linens around the house. Whether you want to glam up your bedroom or add a chic touch to your bathroom, these home accessories provide the perfect touch of elegance in places you might not expect.

The room: Your Dining Room

The linen: Guest Towels

Dress up your dining room chairs by tying a soft Guest Towel around the back of each one. Available in a variety of bold, eye-catching patterns and prints, these bright Guest Towels feature a lovely trim along the bottom. Choose a set of coordinating colors, or opt for fresh prints each season.

Does every member of your family tend to sit in the same spot for each meal? Add an extra personal touch, and monogram a guest towel for each of your loved ones, then tie that towel around their favorite seat.

The room: Your Bedroom 

The linen: Runners 

Give your bedroom a glam makeover by adding a decorative Runner to your bedspread. Choose a print to complement your sheets and blankets to make your bed even more cozy and inviting, or go bold and pick a standout print for a more modern look.

The room: Your Bathroom

The linen: Place Mats 

Make over your powder room in a quick and easy way. Clip several vibrant colored Place Mats to a tension rod, and voilà, you'??ve got a creative café curtain look. These generously sized Place Mats are the perfect way to enhance your bathroom and add a chic touch.

If your bathroom includes a vanity set or linen cabinet, arrange all your favorite fragrances or scented candles on top and use a Place Mat as a decorative backdrop to present them. WHAT THEY COST: 14" x 22" Guest Towel, $10; 14" x 70" Runner, $22; 14" x 20" Place Mat, $9

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