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                          TABLE DECORATING IDEAS 2
 
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   NEW YEAR'S Tablecloth: Shiny black fabric /or Silver
   mylar covered with shredded foil /or children’s stars,
   sparkle confetti Napkins: Black Dinnerware: Black,
   with crystal serving pieces/Crystal Flatware: Silver
   Centrepieces: goblets filled crystal marbles and white
   votive candles clocks bunches of red grapes dipped in
   wine and dusted with -powdered sugar
   
   TROPICAL (for midwinter) Tablecloth: Peach Napkins:
   Peach Dinnerware: White /or Green /or Blue Flatware:
   gold Centrepiece: potted ferns scatter shells or gold
   chocolate coins on tablecloth child’s bucket and pail
   
   FIESTA Tablecloth: brightly coloured drapery fabric
   Dinnerware: Heavy beige ironstone/ Orange Napkins:
   Orange/ bright blue with straw napkin rings Flatware:
   gold Centrepiece: rattan tray filled with rocks & tiny
   clay pots of cactus Bird of Paradise flowers
   
   VALENTINE'S DAY Tablecloth: Red & white strips/ or
   Red, covered with white eyelet Dinnerware: Red /or
   White / can use pink serving pieces Napkins: Red / or
   White / or Red & white striped Flatware: Silver
   Centrepiece: White cupids White dish filled with red
   cinnamon hearts /or chocolate -hearts Heart shaped
   boxes scatter red construction hearts on tablecloth
   
   This table can be used for Canada Day (without the
   hearts) with the addition of mini Canadian flags stuck
   in a vase for a centrepiece
   
   For July 4th, Independence Day, Add blue in the
   tablecloth and or serving pieces add mini American
   flags, a blue bowl of strawberries sprinkled with
   powdered sugar
   
   For either an old quilt (covered with protective
   plastic) can be used as a tablecloth
   
   EASTER/SPRINGTIME Tablecloth: Pink /or Yellow / or
   flowered bed sheet /or Eyelet lace over pastel
   coloured tablecloth Napkins: Pink / or Cream /flowered
   print/ flowered handkerchiefs / use Napkin rings with
   flowers Dinnerware: Pink/ or Green/ or Flower
   patterned Flatware: Gold Centrepiece: Bowl or basket
   filled with jellybeans or dyed Easter eggs or foil
   covered eggs Bunny or goose figurines set in green
   “grass” vase or pitcher of Daffodils or Forsythia clay
   pots filled with flowering plants or herbs a woman’s
   straw hat, decorated with fresh flowers for Mother’s
   Day a box filled with old cards, white gloves, a
   string of pearls, set on a silk scarf brass
   candlesticks with pastel coloured tapers
   
   SPRING 2 Tablecloth & Napkins: pale lavender /or Pink
   Dinnerware: Purple /or Black Flatware
   : Gold Centrepiece: Violets /or Pink roses in black
   vase
  
 
 
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