Christmas Kitchen Table from last year-Photos

dawnpNovember 30, 2010

I thought I would post my kitchen table decorations from last year. This year I am thinking of eliminating the white and adding a tan linen or burlap runner and adding greenery. I think it looked a little too white for my kitchen.

The "ornaments" are candles from Crate and Barrel.

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Wow, so pretty! Love the swirled ornaments and colors you used. Beautiful candle holders. Hope you will post more pictures when you set them out this year.


    Bookmark   November 30, 2010 at 10:46PM
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How very pretty, so colorful. I can't wait to see your changes.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 9:00AM
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Red and white is always a classic, but ivory or tan would probably work well too--just a matter of preference. I love your assortment of mercury glass candle holders. This forum really loves stacked plates too. ;o) Hope you will share some more of your decorations with us, and feel free to make comments on our posts as well. Luvs

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 10:42AM
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I like the red and white, it is so cheery. A burlap runner and some greenery would make it more natural. I know what you mean, I like to try and change things up a little from year to year.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 11:49AM
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Beautiful Dawn, and I can just picture the changes you want to will be lovely, can't wait to see it!

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 12:58PM
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beautiful but I also love the idea of changing it up a little this year. The burlap and greens will definitely give it a woodsy/outdoor look - look forwarding to seeing your pictures this year .....


    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 2:14PM
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Your candlesticks are sure something. I WANT THEM!

I like the white, but I think the burlap is definitely more "in" this year. Post pictures when you've completed the change.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 2:55PM
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Very red & silver tog! Lookin' forward to your new look this yr...stacked plates & those gorgeous ornies look great! TFS! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2010 at 3:29PM
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Ok, you asked so here's the 2010 version. What do you think?

I purchased this linen woven runner. I tried it with the red tablecloth but I think the green looks much better in my kitchen. I also took away the white candles and added the green ones.

Please ignore the arrangement of the greens. I just placed it quickly for the effect. I won't actually put it on the table until our party next weekend.

Thanks for all the positive reinforcement! :)

    Bookmark   December 10, 2010 at 4:57PM
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L.O.V.E. the 2010 Edition! Not that I didn't love Version 2.009 :) The green, silver and red combination is just lovely!


    Bookmark   December 10, 2010 at 5:05PM
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Wow...last year's was nice, but this year's is super nice.
Great arrangement, and colors! I love the mercury glass!

hugs, Karen

    Bookmark   December 10, 2010 at 5:18PM
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Liked them both but this years is a winner with me. I love the red and green combo. Nancy

    Bookmark   December 10, 2010 at 6:03PM
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