The Prep

It takes a lot of bowls to make Thanksgiving dinner. This set of nine clear glass nesting bowls costs less than $20 and is available at Bristol Kitchens in South Pasadena.

The Platters

Every turkey needs a proper stage if it’s going to make a grand entrance. These Italian white ceramic platters are $45 (for the rectangular dish) and $75 (for the elongated oval). They’re available at Terra Cotta on San Vicente in West L.A.

The Plates


It may just be family coming over for the holiday bird, but shouldn’t you break out the good stuff? Rosenthal makes this sunny Bokara pattern. It’s available at Geary’s in Beverly Hills and On a Mission in Claremont.