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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.


Monday, January 20, 2014

February 14 Is Coming.

Valentine's Day is only four weeks from now!



My Inspiration for this Tablescape was my love for putting 
a Victorian table together for this coming 
Valentine's Day just for you all.




I purchased this lovely plate from Ross some time ago.
for only $3.99 each. I had to have all four of them. the pattern
is called Amore Rose.

I had made my Victorian Menu cards for 
this Tablescape.

I did add some ruffled to the placemats
for a Vintage and Shabby look!

I only had three layers of dishes.

I know you are all thinking about Valentine's Day now.
I hope you all have fun putting your Tablescape together !!

My Centerpiece is a mix of pink mini Carnations and
pink Alstroemeria..

This plate has the words LOVE can you see it ?

I Purchased this dessert plate from Ebay some time ago. The pattern reads
Bavaria Schumann. As you can all see I did put pink and red ribbon through
the holds on the plates just for show.

Time to light the Candles and have a glass of wine.

I hope you all come Back!!
Please take a moment to comment! Thank you so much!!
I am linking up with these blogs for there linky parties.
Marty.
Susan.
Beverly's.
Kathlee.
Karin.
Danielle on Sunday
Kathryn.
Liz.
 
 
 



32 comments:

Velva said...

So very, very pretty! It is indeed a romantic table setting.

Velva

Michelle said...

Beautiful work, as always, and I really like those Victorian cards.

Ocean Breezes and Country Sneezes said...

Just beautiful! I LOVE the heart shaped plates!

Patty Rumaker said...

Gorgeous! Perfect for Valentines. I love the mixture of plates you have bought together. I am your newest follower on GFC. I am looking forward to seeing more.
Patty at Home and Lifestyle Design

Cheryl said...

Oh, my word, Diane! You have outdone yourself again! I LOVE the romantic feel, and the ruffles, and the Victorian menu cards. You are so talented. I love coming to your blog! Thank you for sharing your beautiful home and talents with us! Blessings to you, Cheryl

Marigene said...

Wow, Diane...beautiful! Those heart plates are really pretty. Great idea making the menu cards.
Have a wonderful week!

Barbara F. said...

So beautiful, Diane, I love Ross, always lovely dishes to be found there . xo

Bethe77 said...

I am never disappointed at all when I come and visit. I leave with smile son my face. You are rigth I will be thinking of valentines Day now. and of the many birthdays that will be celebrated in the month of love. Thank you for setting us such a beautiful tablescape. Blessings

Bethe77 said...

I am never disappointed at all when I come and visit. I leave with smile son my face. You are rigth I will be thinking of valentines Day now. and of the many birthdays that will be celebrated in the month of love. Thank you for setting us such a beautiful tablescape. Blessings

Eva Ason said...

This looks really beautiful and inviting :)

Kathy Moreland said...

Oh my!! Just gorgeous!! Love the use of the lace!

Creations By Cindy said...

Beautiful! Every single inch of your tablescape is beautiful! Hugs and blessings, Cindy

Shelia said...

Hi Diane! Oh, here you go again creating a beautiful tablescape! I love the romance of it. Those little heart plates are so pretty. Isn't that something that you were in T-Bone Tom's yesterday!! We may have been in there at the same time as we got there a little after 5:30! I didn't even look around as we were headed to the table to look at the menus! :) It is a great place to eat, isn't it?
Be a sweetie, Shelia ;)

Pam said...

Love those heart shaped plates. Lovely table for Valentine's.

LV said...

A perfect Valentin setting for someone special.

Poppy @ With a Dash of Color said...

Beautifully romantic tablescape! I love the soft colors used and the vintage look throughout your table! Those Amore Rose plates are absolutely delightsome and I love how you layered them with the other plates!Inspiring as always, Diane! Have a wonderful weekend! Hugs, Poppy

SarahGeorge said...

Lovely, valentine set up Diane. Love the glass lamps and the flowers are so beautiful!

Rosie M. said...

What a lovely tablescape!! It is such a soft, romantic look and I love, love, love your candle holders! Bravo, Diane! Rosie @ The Magic Hutch

Bonnie said...

Diane, You put so much love and creativity in your tablescapes. You inspire me to plan and keep trying.

I love the ribbon laced through your plate and your heart shaped plates. Your flowers and candles set a lovely atmosphere.

I love the anticipation of an event especially Valentines.

Susie Holler said...

Diane I have been a follower of your blog for over a year and just love your creativity. Where do you find your dishes? Like the one table you did for the hunting party I have never seen dishes like that before.I have the amor plate from Ross also only I got the platter piece so pretty for Love in the air.Susie

tablescapesbybev said...

Love this table...so gorgeous! Seriously coveting those heart-shaped plates!

Lom said...

This is sooooo beautiful! I just love the Amore plates!! I love everything on your table.....
Have a Happy V*Day!
Lois@pineridgehills

Ann said...

You have given me inspiration to visit our new Ross Store just built a few months ago. The heart shape dish is so lovely. You have put together a very enchanting valentine table.
Ann

Katherines Corner said...

beautiful! I love the mix of pastels and the rose plate is gorgeous. You know I am your biggest fan. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop . Hope to see you sharing again this week. Big Hugs

Poppy @ With a Dash of Color said...

Loved the ruffled placemats, Diane! So perfect for a shabby chic Valentine tablescpe! I like how you used the reds and soft pinks throughout your pretty table setting! Have a lovely day! Hugs, Poppy

Candy S said...

Beautiful tablescape Diane. The heart shaped plates set the stage for a very romantic Victorian look. The ruffles and the candle holders with the pretty prisms are perfect for this lovely table.

Alycia Nichols said...

Very Victorian, Diane! Queen Anne herself would have been very proud! Neat idea to add the lacy, ruffly doily as a part of the charger layer.

Your mind has already floated off to love and romance. I know you're going to have a wonderful Valentine's Day!

Have a terrific weekend, Diane!

Ann Krucek said...

Your table is oozing of romance!! So many details, very special for Valentine's Day!

Chubby Chieque said...

Hello Lady Di,
Graciousness!

You really rocks in your TS. Vintage and romantic? This are the best and perfect combination.

Happy weekend.
/CC girl

Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Diane, those heart plates are so pretty and perfect!! Thank you for sharing and thank you for the visit and sweet comment at The Dedicated House. Feel free to share this post at my Make it Pretty Monday party which goes live tomorrow. Here is the link to this week's party if you want to check it out. http://thededicatedhouse.blogspot.com/2014/01/make-it-pretty-monday-week-86.html Hope to see you tomorrow at the bash! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

Liz Hockamier said...

Hi Diane,
I love love LOVE those sweetheart plates. How perfect are those for the season?! I also like how you casually tossed a rosebud in each glass. Great idea! Thank you for joining in for Fresh-Cut Friday. I hope you will consider sharing a link back to the party in your post so that others will be able to share in the fun.

Have a great weekend!
~Liz

Linda said...

Absolutely gorgeous!