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Aqua & Orange Tablescape

The tablerunner I made a few weeks ago was the beginning for today's table.

I had these dishes in mind when I made the runner.
A trip to the glass cabinet revealed some Atlas Capri dot aqua glasses that were a good match.

Unfortunately they are not stemmed, but the color is right one so I used them. I really need to find some aqua-stemmed glasses.

I was not in the mood to make a flower bouquet today, so I just grabbed the big hurricane candle from the top of the curio cabinet. I was hoping I had some orange napkins and sure enough I found some. They went inside the glass to add height. The candle needed a little spiffing up so I added some marbles.
I used napkin holders to hold a computer-printed menu. It added another layer to the place setting without obscuring the flower shape of the plate.

I like the peach tablecloth with this runner. I added a small aqua candle holder on each side of the big one and the the table was ready for dinner.

Thanks for stopping by.

Enjoy all of the other tables today.

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susan said...

Your table would make some U of TN fans happy! I love your menu--very fun!

marty39 said...

Such a beautiful table runner. I love the design. YOur table is stunning, so pretty. The idea of the menu rolled up and the napkin ring is fabulous. Great job. Hugs, Marty

Beansieleigh said...

Hi Zoey! I'm just passing through, but I had to stop to say I LOVE the table runner you made and the setting you've created here! I have the utmost appreciation for things that are homemade, and your tablescape is just Beautiful!.. Definitely one of my favorites today! ~tina

LillyB said...

The table is beautiful!!

Eileen said...

Oh, you have such talent! You did a beautiful job on the tablerunner! And a beautiful job coordinating everything! I love it all!
Great menu!
Great post!
All the best,

Mid-Atlantic Martha said...

You make the prettiest runners! This color combination really pops! Very nice.

Sarah said...

Zoey, your table is such fun. Love all the orange and aqua details, your beautiful table runner, the clever center piece, the petal shaped plates, and the perfect menu. This is an A+ setting in my opinion!

I can see that I'll be back for more visits here. I'm a follower! Hope you can stop by my place later today.

I'm toasting Susan @ Between Naps on the Porch in honor of her Blog Anniversary!

Bill said...

You carried out your theme perfectly ... very impressive!


Joyce said...

I can't sew a stitch so I think you are so talented to make a table runner based upon your dishes. It looks awesome. Thanks for sharing.

Debbie Pearson said...

Beautifully done. I think you have a great excuse to flea shop for those perfect stemmed glasses, but your blue ones certainly looked perfect with your tablescape :)

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