I've set up a large table on the deck at the rear of our house..
With the use of a wonderful handcrafted bench [ reclaimed wood ]
my husband built on the spur of the moment two years ago as we
were setting up for a pre wedding family party 2011...
and freshly painted metal chairs this table can seat either six or eight easily enough.
I started with my generous stash of Burlap by the Yard
Then added my most recent Flea Market Napkin find,
Throw in everything that speaks Fall to me
gathered from the entire house and a stack of
I seldom set a table with ONLY ONE COLOR of Fiesta..
I usually mix the colors, but very deliberately
Today I just threw them out there..
The end result comes out
Every Time..it's a no brainer ladies!
I love FRESH materials to work with...
I adore dried NATURAL materials from the wooded areas
[sometimes gathering fallen leaves from my yard]
I cannot live without a supply of small bottles [for weed flowers]
Green glass is my favorite..
And it's okay to mix up a few [cheap, cheap] Dollar Store pumpkins
Along with some perfect & distinctive Ceramics..
Just Mix It Up girls!
I hope you took notice of the
Nooooooooo, it's not fine crystal
but it brings along with it FINE MEMORIES
of my Grandpa Mobley always drinking from those..
thus the 'tag' Grandpa's Goblets ~
Note: You did see that there's no room for serving platters
and dishes of scrumptious seasonal foods...that's okay
We'll do this thing Buffet Style - setting up another large table ..or two as the food shows up!
What better choice for Fall tablescapes than
Let's all run over to Heather's
and check out her Tips & Tricks
being shared for our inspiration today!