Introduce that celebrated couple, fun and function, to your dinners with these clever tabletop accessories.

- Joy Deangdeelert Cho

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Nest assured

Chow Bella offers up this all-in-one chopstick holder and rest ($39). Available at www.gnr8.biz.

Sleepyheads

Don't be fooled: These salt and pepper shakers by Camila Prada ($68) may look drowsy, but they can really wake up a meal. Available at www. greenergrassdesign.com.

Shake-a-leg

When things taste a bit bland, these birds ($50) step right in to help. Available at www.perchdesign.net.

Fruit juicy

One for lemons, one for limes - a perfect combo for warm-weather drinks from Polly George ($90). Available at www.2jane.com.

Two for tea

Or coffee. Any hot beverage becomes classier with this sleek Eva Solo cream and sugar set ($65). Available at Premium Steap, 111 S. 18th St., or www.shopgrounded.com.

Tray magnifique

By balancing both bottle and glasses, this piece by Munimula helps you serve wine to guests with ease ($99). Available at www.gnr8.biz.

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Joy Deangdeelert Cho is a Philadelphia

textile and graphic designer. Visit her design

blog, Oh Joy!, at www.ohjoy.blogs.com.

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