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If I had to choose one word to describe this tablescape it would be simple! Thank goodness, being the girl boss of this blog, I can add elegant, classy, casual, earthy, and painless to the description if I take a notion!

With the adjoining living room alive with color, the brown, white and crystal tablescape might be a welcome rest for the eye if one is needed.

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Although the brown and white gingham napkins were the initial inspiration, I knew immediately that they would pair so well with my vintage Johnson Brothers Olde English Countryside dishware.

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The table is anchored with a vintage white tablecloth that has a exquisite five inch lace trim. Yes, it is a round table cloth on a rectangle table. I break almost all the rules, so that’s no surprise to you! I love that you get a good look at the lace as it borders the ends of the table.

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The center piece is super quick, easy, and inexpensive. We love those words, right?  I used a galvanized lantern that I’ve had for a while as the base. Instead of using a predictable candle, I loaded it with fruit, vegetables, plants, and fairy lights (a modern day cornucopia)! Please leave a comment below if you’d like an additional step-by-step post for how to make your own.

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The candlesticks, floral vases, chargers, and water goblets were crystal clear; they add an unexpected fancy element to all the earthy browns. When the lighting was perfect for photographing the table, and I had no flowers on hand, I headed to the front yard and clipped some low hanging branches from our Japanese Maple. You can see they are just starting to show off their beautiful red fall color.

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You know by now, that the chandelier can’t go unadorned. She got REAL fancy this fall with a feather boa all her own. I think it’s stunning on her. What do you think?

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Finally, if you head over to my Instagram account  (just hover over this blue type and click)  you can view a video of this tablescape. Just scroll down the feed a little and you’ll find it! Now, bring on the fall color mother nature!

Enjoy Today!

Love y’all,

Lori Nell

 

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