Category: Dishes

Hot Cocoa & Marshmallows Whimsical Valentine’s Day Tablescape

I love creating a table or centerpiece to celebrate the holidays and Valentine’s Day is no exception! I’ve had several comments and questions about where my table inspiration comes from. Sometimes it comes from dishes or a tablecloth.  Other times flowers provide the inspiration, but occasionally, it’s a visit to the Dollar Spot at Target!…

Valentine’s Tea Party and Tablescape

A Valentine’s Day Tea Party is a perfect way to share some love with your girlfriends for Valentine’s Day or to celebrate Galentine’s Day. You’ll find a tea-themed flower arrangement and centerpiece for Valentine’s Day as well as table inspiration and sweet treats.  I love creating a table or centerpiece to add some fun and celebrate the…

Valentine’s Day Tablescapes and Centerpieces to Love

Find Valentine’s Day table and centerpiece inspiration for celebrating with your sweetheart, family or girlfriends. Tips for creating edible centerpieces, candy vase floral arrangements, rose petal ice cubes, an Alice in Wonderland-inspired tea party and more! I love putting together a table or centerpiece to add some fun and whimsy to celebrate the holidays, and…

Monday Morning Blooms: Winter Nesting Flower Arrangement and Tablescape

Create a ‘Winter Nesting’ Centerpiece for your table or home. This nesting-vase method is a decorative and easy way to hide your floral stems when using a glass vase for a flower arrangement. Customize your arrangement with the ‘filler’ or decorative material of your choice to match your decor or tablesetting. Welcome to Monday Morning…

Around the Potting Shed: 2018 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2018. I’m still surprised and humbled you find the time to visit my little blog and Potting Shed! We built my Potting Shed in 2012, before I’d ever heard of the concept or term, ‘She Shed’. You see that first post, HERE. While I don’t actually…

Merry and Bright Candy Cane Christmas Tablescape

December has flown by, it’s hard to believe that Christmas is next week! I couldn’t resist having a little dish fun, sharing one last table that’s merry and bright, while enjoying the twinkle of the Christmas tree. A pair of Christmas plaid plates provided the table inspiration, appropriate for a season of red and green,…

Floral Friday: Mini Blooming Tureens and Giving Thanks Table

Happy Friday! Are you in need of some flower therapy? If so, you’re in luck, as my Floral Friday friends and I are gathering together to send some floral inspiration your way. You’ll find my blogging friends’ links to their floral creations at the bottom of this post.  It’s been a very wet, cold and…

Fall Alfresco Tablescape with a Touch of Blue + Easy Flower Arranging Method

We’ve enjoyed some beautiful fall weather the last couple of weeks, perfect for alfresco dining! Table inspiration came from a blue plaid throw with a narrow pumpkin stripe, which tops a matelasse coverlet as a tablecloth. . . And the pretty flower basket details of Royal Staffordshire Clarice Cliff ‘Charlotte’.  Brown transferware and ironstone sing…