With some simple planning you can have A unique and festive holiday tablescape. You will only need some planning, simple materials and your imagination. You may surprise, but it is Just like dressing up for special occasions. Give some little touches to the arrangement. Little touches can make a big impact on your table and it will look inviting to your guests.
Here are some 3 Ideas to decorate a Festive Table easily.
Use cardboard boxes
Don’t get surprised! Still you can use empty cardboard boxes as a way of arranging a table. Cover your table with one tablecloth. Then place plastic or cardboard boxes in a few different spots at varying heights, one or two boxes high. Drape another tablecloth over these boxes, and you have a much more interesting space to display your delectables on.
Try to use a matching tablecloth or one in a contrasting shade. Mold it around the boxes. Also be sure the boxes are sturdy enough for the serving dishes or arrangements you place on top.You can fill the boxes with some heavy items to make it sturdy.This will be a good idea for an earth friendly wedding.
Use a pretty cake stand
You can easily add height to the table with a cake stand.It will add visual interest to your tablescape and will act as a focal point.Use several of varying heights if you have a large table.
A cake stand will make whatever is placed on them seem more important and this need not be a cake! You can use cake stands to hold all types of foods ranging from vegetables, cookies, pies or tarts. Besides presenting edibles, cake stands can also serve as a base for other centerpiece designs. Put out a selection of candles of the same color but differing shapes and heights, or fill a tiered stand with matching votive candles instead of cookies to create an eye-catching centerpiece.
Use clear crystal Bowls and vases
Fill clear crystal bowls or vases with one of these: candy canes, peppermint candies, a dreidel collection or glass ornaments tied to a ribbon garland. Glass creamers and footed bowls can also be used as containers for crab apples, mini-artichokes, other fresh fruits and nuts. Or put together some pinecones, cinnamon sticks and greenery in a pretty decorative bowl.
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