Tag: Portmeirion Botanic Garden flatware

Bunnies and Blossoms Spring Tablescape

Celebrate spring at the table with bunnies and blossoms! You’ll find tips for creating a floral centerpiece using ‘cottontail’ hydrangea blooms and flowers from the grocery store. Additionally, you’ll find Spring table inspiration from 22 table stylists and bloggers. I’ve been counting down the days until spring since the calendar page turned to March! The spring…

Hopping into Spring Tablescape and Blog Hop!

Happy first day of Spring! I’m joining a group of talented bloggers and hopping into Spring with a Spring Tablescape Blog Hop! Look for the links at the bottom of this post for more spring table inspiration this week through March 24th. Cabbage leaf plates and chargers are making the transition from St. Patrick’s Day, and hopping into spring, with…

At the Table with Easter Greetings

 I’m sending Easter Greetings your way, at the table with eggs, blooms and vintage postcards! Our spring has been cool & slow to arrive this year, but the azaleas are beginning to bloom. . . . . .just in time to celebrate with egg cup vases at the table!  A three-tiered server/cupcake stand provides a  quick &…

At the Table~ Tea Rose

I’m at the table embracing a little garden & cottage style that blossomed from some dish inspiration~  Pfaltzgraff Tea Rose. Pfaltzgraff’s Tea Rose, blooming since 1985, continues to be a thriving and popular pattern~ A pattern that blends traditional romance of roses with a touch of the English countryside. A  patchwork quilt with a blooming field of…

A-Tisket, A-Tasket

A-Tisket, A-Tasket, I filled an Easter Basket. . . With some hydrangeas and bunny-approved veggies, along with a few Easter Eggs for a casual Easter table centerpiece! Bunnies are hiding among the flowers on the runner and napkins~ They also hide among the salad greens  with  Petite Palmiers masquerading as Bunny Ears :)  Necessity is the mother of…

Bunny Ears Salad for Spring or Easter!

A fun and easy salad with a nod to Easter with “bunny ears” hiding in the salad greens!  Use ready-made palmiers as a short cut from the grocery store and enjoy with an easy recipe for Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette. I saw this adorable idea for Petite Palmiers  as Bunny Ears hiding among the salad greens…

Flowers for Mother’s Day

Sending you Flowers for Mother’s Day~ In the form of my husband’s grandmother’s china and Oakleaf Hydrangeas from my Mother-in-Law’s garden.  A field of quilted flowers, alongside blooming napkins,  blossoming flatware & napkin rings. A mosaic urn, with a little floral relief and shards of flowering china, purchased many years ago, is joining the celebration~…