One of the many ways to create an instant sense of order in your home is with a decorative tray. Not only do trays add aesthetic to your home, they also keep your things organized. So if you’re looking for something more attractive than a plastic storage box or woven basket, a decorative tray is the way to go.
We absolutely love all kinds of trays because of their multiple applications. No matter their style, shape, or color, they can be used not only for adornment but also for serving food. Take a look at our top picks and see if you agree with our choices.
- What is a decorative tray?
Answer: A decorative tray is a flat receptacle used for displaying household items or for organizing personal essentials. Some can be used for carrying and holding food and drinks.
- What do you put on a decorative tray?
Answer: Some of the things you can put on a decorative tray are potpourri, perfumes, picture frames, scented candles, and mason jars.
- Where are decorative trays placed?
Answer: Decorative trays can be placed on ottomans, coffee tables, bedroom dressers, kitchen counters, and even bathroom shelves.
Our Top Picks
Chiaravita Decorative Vintage Wood Serving Tray
- Made of sturdy and durable wood
- Unique barnwood reclaimed style
- 16.5 x 11.75 inches
- Thick but lightweight
Whether it’s for placing on your ottoman or for serving guests in style, this vintage-style decorative tray is sure to impress. The large size is able to fit a lot of items like bath essentials, beauty products, figurines, scented oils, and much more. The matte black metal handles make it easy to carry and balance.
StarPack Farmhouse Style Galvanized Metal 3 Tiered Tray
- Farmhouse décor essential
- 3 large, 2-inch deep tiers
- Easy to style with multiple uses
- Cupcake or dessert stand
- Coffee station organizer
- Holiday décor displays made easy
Create beautiful farmhouse-style tiered tray décor with this vintage galvanized metal 3 tier tray or serving stand. High quality, simple to assemble and pack away for storage when not in use, and easy to lift and move with the carry handle. Use as a tiered cupcake stand, decorative serving tray, tiered fruit stand, for coffee bar accessories or as a coffee station organizer, as a gorgeous rustic kitchen or bathroom tray.
Luant Marble Stone Decorative Tray
- Large capacity
- Timeless design
- Easy to clean
- No scratching your furniture
A versatile product, this decorative tray is sure to be more than just an ottoman embellishment. It’s elegant look makes it a great addition to your bedroom dresser, bathroom sink, or kitchen countertop. Made of marble stone that has been perfectly grinded, this beautiful tray will not fade nor damage your surfaces.
Modern 5th Vintage Aqua Blue Ottoman Wooden Serving Trays
- Spacious and lightweight
- Unique vintage style and color
- Set of 3
- With handles for convenient transport
This set of 3 decorative trays with 1 large tray and 2 medium stackable trays is a great addition to any rustic or country-style home. The large tray features a pad on the bottom to protect surfaces from damage. The set looks beautiful together but also striking individually. Place the trio anywhere in your home to add a vintage touch to it. You can even use each for serving food or drinks.
Xuan Serving Trays with Handle
- Handmade and woven
- Scratch and chip resistant
- The sizes are a perfect mix for a variety of uses
- Gift-worthy set
We just can’t enough of these handmade baskets because of their uniqueness are durability. Woven from natural grass, each is durable and tough but lightweight—storing and transporting items are hassle-free. Use them for organizing clothing, accessories, beauty products, and general household items. The set also makes a thoughtful house gift for friends and family.
With so many household items to store at home, there is always a place for decorative trays. You are sure to never run out of uses for them, no matter how fragile they may be.