Thursday, October 13, 2011

Warm Autumn Table

This year's autumn table was so fun to decorate. I made an autumn leaves table topper to lay in a diamond shape upon my gold damask tablecloth. The tables were then adorned with brown square dishes from BB & B, atop basket weave chargers. The smaller salad-sized square plates in a variety of fall colors topped the brown plates. The leave bowls were perfect for pumpkins soup.

The napkins came in a variety of fall colors as well and are feature on my entries at the bottom of this blog under "Hello-Good-Buys". I also sprinkled the table with mylar leaves and used gold wine stems and purple water glasses.

The flowers were some artificial autumn sprays and set them within pewter vases. The table was magnificent, if I do say so myself!

When you have a passion for tableware, you simply add to your collection each year and your tables become more and more abundantly set throughout the years. I like to advise newly marrieds and people starting out on their own to just add a little bit every year. It is more affordable and you get excited about setting your tables each year because you have something new to add to the mix.

4 comments:

  1. Hi Debbie,

    I like your idea on getting a little something every year and adding to it. What a beautiful table to remind you of the beauty of autumn.

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  2. Thanks Susan! I have one more table to set. I have a different print and am looking forward to how it unfolds. Such a great time to be with family :-)

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  3. Hi Debie, this is my second comment on your blog and I cannot stop my self from doing this. I really enjoyed your wild creativity in tablescaping. I wanted to write a little comment to support you and wish you a good continuation. All the best for all your blogging efforts.

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    1. Thank you Victoria! You are so kind. With the holidays approaching I hope to show you more "lovelies".

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