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I love designing tablescapes. I started back in September 2010 and I now design tablescapes to share on my blog as well as on "Between Naps on the Porch" for Tablescape Thursdays.

My passion for designing tablescapes has sent me out on a search to buy more dishes that I can share every week.

I also enjoy making my own napkins to go with my different dishes and I love to mix and match some of my beautiful dishes.


Friday, October 10, 2014

Happy Halloween ~


My Inspiration for this Tablescape was the love of
Halloween ~~


I only have four layers of dinnerware for each setting this time.
I made the orange and black napkins for this Halloween table two year's ago.


I purchase my Amber dinner plates and glasses two years ago.
The pattern is Sandwish and the company is Tiara from the 1940th.

The wine glasses are from the same pattern as the dinner plates.
All eight for $7.00 This was a great buy.

How do you like my black spiders holing a tea candle for my napkin
rings !! I purchased them from my Randall's food store some time ago.

 Time for a glass of wine!
Do all remember Susan from Naps on the porch putting
this pumpkin together for her table.?


I hope you and your family have a wonderful Halloween
with your family on October 31

I know you need to know what's for dinner this coming
Thursday. Beef Stroganoff with steamed rice, string beans. For desert Chocolate Moose. So Yummy!
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

~~ I Believe It's Autumn.

My Inspiration for this Tablescape was. The Joys
of being with Family around my fall table, and allow the
moments and memories of past fall tablecapes with them..
This is the only Vintage plate addict to this setting.
The pattern is called Widgeon John 1804-1881~
I have eight all are different patterns of duck's.
I have lots of warm colors and texture on this
five layers setting. I purchased the soup bowls from
Kohl's a year ago.
My tablecloth color is a Harvest Orange, like my 
placemats from Wal-Mart. With my crocheted one on top.
I wanted my Tablecape to be Rustie woodsy.
for Fall. I purchased the black crows from the
Dollar Tree store just for some fun on my table.
The centerpiece was put together with
a grapevine wreath from Michaels. I purchased the
Mums from Home Depot.
The table is set and ready for you!!
Lets light the candles and have some Apple Cider
with a stict of cinnamon if you like.
I purchased the candle holders from CVS.
I used a dark orange and yellow napkins
becouse of the colors in the Grapevine, all the colors
of fall~ I hope you are having a good time!!
Will its time to eat Right. I hope you like
a Pork Roasts and Sweet potato souffle, and
Green beans with fry bacon bits. Big green salad!
And for Dessert Bread pudding with Rum sauce.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

~~My First Rooster~~

This is a Re' Post for Tonight's dinner.
My Inspiration for this Tablescape was my first Rooster!!!
My Ceterpiece is a combination of my Rooster, Candlelight and
lots of  Daisys~~~ The tablecloth Is a robin blue, with  my
Crochet one on top!! for a farm house look~~ did I get the look ladies ?
I only have four layers of China this time.
 My chocolate brown soup bowl will be filled with home made Tomato soup !
The tomatos look so good in the stores right now.
I did purchased some new China from Pier 1 Imports~~
The salad plate has a ruffled eage with a flower pattern.The colors are robin egg blue
and white...

This dinner plate is Chocolate Brown with Robin egg blue ~~
I did use my white charger becouse of my dinner plate was square!!!
The pattern on my China is called Cassidy and is hand-painted ~~~
I did use a Chocolate brown placemat for a pop.
I hope you are having a wonderful Day !!!
Let's have some pink lemonaid with wine and light the candles !!!



I love my Mason jars ~~~
I know what's for dinner..
To night is Baked Lasagna with Garlic Bread soooo Good !!
and a Big green salad~~ for dessert New York cheese cake..
I did use my Vintage Flatware..
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Friday, July 25, 2014

Lets Go Nautical !!

Being by the Gulf """ I do a lot of Nautical Tablescapes !! 
I purchased some new dishes on Ebay. Set of 8 Oldfaire Shell
Shaped off white pearl color dinner plates...
I  am doing a re'post on this Tablescape seeing we
are having a Nautical dinner tonight for some friends.

I did use some shells to hold some tea candle
just for fun...


I did add shells to the placemat's just for fun...

I purchased the napkin rings at Good Will for $ 1.00 set of eight.
Looks just like Coral !! I made the napkins some time ago.
I just love this dish for a Nautical look.

My Nautical Runner is from a shop I go to all the time.
Hidden Treasures...

I purchased the blue and white dishes from the dollar store for
$1.00 each...

Lets have a glass of wine before dinner... 
All the glass''s are also from the Dollar Store..
For dinner Creamy crab bisque, then cold Shrimp salad with Mango salsa~~
then Crab cakes and Scallop !!

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

~~~My Nautical Tablescapes~~~

My family loves seafood so I decided to do an
Nautical Tablescape and share it with you all!!!
This is a Re' Post
I had this Nautical runner and never use it,
I purchased the runner from Hidden Treasures~~

I purchased the blue and white dishes from
the dollar store for $1.00 each.
I made my napkins one more time ~~
and put dark blue napkins rings on them.!!

I purchased four Nautical plates
from a Vintage shop in town $15.00
I love them ~~~
I purchased this soup tureen at a thrift shop
for $8.00 { I came in the shop at the right time~~
The focal point of my Tablescape is the
centerpiece, using four blue vase ~~
with flowers from Krogers !! and two nautical ships.
For dinner Creamy Crab Bisque, with a
shrimp and scallop salad with mango salsa~~
then Crab cakes with Orange Marmalade sauce!

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