Eye Candy: 10 Gorgeous Fall Centerpieces and Tablescapes

Eye Candy: 10 Gorgeous Fall Centerpieces and Tablescapes

Now that the craziness of summer has passed, fall is the perfect time to host a dinner party or a get-together with friends. And if you’re like me, designing a beautiful dinner table is the best part (aside from laughing with good friends, of course!). So today I’m sharing ten of my favorite centerpieces and tablescapes that I’ve found floating around the internet lately. Click through to check them out!   


Eye Candy: 10 Gorgeous Fall Centerpieces and Tablescapes
Photo:  I Don’t Know How She Does It

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How to: Easy DIY Gilded Fall Centerpiece

DIY Gilded Fall Centerpiece

Everybody loves to have a pretty centerpiece on the table, but who has the time to create a whole new centerpiece for every single season and every single holiday? I know I certainly don’t, which is why I came up with this solution – a beautiful gilded arrangement that only uses long-lasting elements that won’t die or rot within a week – such as faux flowers, succulent plants and uncarved pumpkins. Read on to check out the surprisingly chic final product.    Continue Reading

Decorating Your Thanksgiving Table With Items Found In Nature

Natural items for thanksgiving tablesIt can be stressful planning out what your Thanksgiving table is going to look like. Do you want fancy? Do you want simple? Natural? The possibilities are daunting. Make your life a little easier by incorporating items found in nature! Small amount of work. Big impact. Everybody wins! Here are a few tips for getting the most of nature this Thanksgiving season!      

 Natural thanksgiving table decorIs it cliche to decorate with pumpkins and gourds? If it’s wrong, I don’t wanna be right. Continue Reading

10 Do-It-Yourself Projects For An Outdoor Dinner Party

It’s always fun to have an outdoor dinner party, but the little details are what make it so special! We’ve rounded up 10 projects from place settings to decor that you can do yourself to add a personal touch to your party!      


1. Who knew it was so easy to create custom napkins? Just paint with a little fabric dye for a gradient effect! photo via Griottes

2. Add a little neon to your wine glasses by tying paper tassles to the stems! Continue Reading

Elegant and Eclectic Thanksgiving Tablescapes You Can Do Yourself

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Photo Images: Bobbi Fabian

Look, Thanksgiving deserves its three weeks of November all to itself. Nobody’s horning in on Christmas’ time. Thanksgiving is a less stressed, better version of Christmas. It’s like the delicious appetizer before Christmas. The decorating and preparation is calmer, more understated, elegant, dignified and poised. Erinn Valencich over on HGTV shows us that Thanksgiving decor has gone way beyond pilgrims and turkey statues. If you want to get in the mood, just take a look at these sophisticated tablescapes that will inspire you to get Autumny creative.   Continue Reading