Thursday, August 30, 2012

Layered Table Runners

I created this tablescape in an attempt to bring some additional color to my blue and white d├ęcor scheme on the screened porch.
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The floral runner was a scrap of fabric leftover from a sewing project so I just hemmed the edges. Then  I decided it would look nice with a pink border but I didn’t want a permanent pink border so I stitched up another runner in pink that was slightly larger than the floral runner. My thought was if I could layer dishes, I could also layer runners.
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Next I added pink napkins.
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There is enough blue in the floral print runner to coordinate with the blue and white chair cushions.
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I am not a big butter eater, but I love the individual covered butter servers. I envision these filled with pickles, salsa, or sauce to accompany the meal.
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Pink spray roses were picked up at the grocery store. I added a little sprig of asparagus fern for greenery.
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The big lantern stays on the table all of the time and I brought the mercury glass votives from the inside table.
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Now we’re ready for food and friends!
I’ll be linking to Tablescape Thursday at Between Naps on the Porch.
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