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Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

Posted by jeannespines (My Page) on
Wed, Nov 21, 12 at 17:49

Hard to believe it's Thanksgiving time! The year has flown by so quickly & am so thankful that we'll be able to share the holiday w/family home again this yr. I can't set a table for all of us ...so we do 'buffet style'...here's a bit of my Hall China, Autumn Leaf pattern that I collect...better known as 'Jewel Tea' dishes!

The glassware on the countertop island wall (most of my kids won't even touch them...LOL!) It's ok...I just fill 'em & the gr'kids will enjoy!

Buffet Glassware 11.12

Across the way, here's the china:
Buffet Jew Tea B11.12

...and added some napkins which I got thrift shopping a few yrs ago:
Buffet Jew Tea A11.12

The table is ready ...Fall centerpc ...love this runner (from TJMaxx) & scroll saw cut leafs my DH made for me ...

Table Centerpc Squirrel 11.12

The turkey is still in the wire cloche on the buffet awaiting for Thanksgiving:

Buffet Turkey Wire Cloche 11.12

And this pretty candlelight w/Quail S&P shakers on the other end of the buffet:

Buffet Candle Quail 11.12
The quail kind of blend in w/the multi-colored leather runner I bought last yr while on vacation in MN.

Happy Thanksgiving, from my home to yours, 'Holiday-ers!' Jeanne S.

Fall Countertop Island B11.12


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

I love the autumnal colors of your collection. Those napkins were a great serendipitous find, perfect with your china. You obviously have a very talented husband. Those leaves are wonderful. Best wishes for a special Thanksgiving.


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

A beautiful setting all the way around.
LOVE your china to.

Have a very Happy Thanksgiving :).


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

Jeanne, looks like your all ready to enjoy this day with your family. The 'Jewel Tea' china is beautiful and so nicely displayed. Happy Thanksgiving.

Punk


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

Everything looks so warm and lovely Jeanne.
Your china lined up waiting to go is so inviting.
Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family.
jane


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

Jeanne your Jewel Tea China is perfect for Thanksgiving.
I love the glasses too, and the napkins were a great find.
I hope you and your family had a great Thanksgiving.
Nana


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RE: Thanksgiving 'Jewel Tea' Style ...Ready as I'll ever be!

Hope you and your family had a great day Jeanne! Everything looked beautiful as always. I think I decided to do a buffet next year...it is tough getting all of the people and all of the food on one table....lots of passing around!


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jeanne,
Love all of it. Thanks so much for sharing.


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