Fall Tablescape 2019 Table for Two

My Fall decorating could not be complete without a tablescape for two.  For those who visit and follow my blog with many thanks and appreciation :-), know that I love creating cozy table settings for two. I’m a hopeless romantic and love intimate settings to sip and dine. Whether it’s with your spouse, child or friend it’s nice to give and receive undivided one to … Continue reading Fall Tablescape 2019 Table for Two

Tropical Tablescape for Two

If you can’t go to a tropical island, bring the tropical island to you….A staycation tropical get-away in your own back yard. Awww ….Now this is my dream tropical back yard. (pictures courtesy of google) Another Tropical dream garden tucked away from the world.   Ok back to my reality….. So staying home this holiday ain’t all bad when a tropical setting on the patio … Continue reading Tropical Tablescape for Two

It Takes a Village – Fall Tablescape for two

Happy Fall!  Thanks for taking a few moments to visit and read my chit-chat. Well I said I was not going to do any Fall decorating because I did not want Summer to end.   But…. To make a long story short, I was searching for a particular Christmas fabric print on Ebay when this print popped up on the sidebar entitled “It Takes a … Continue reading It Takes a Village – Fall Tablescape for two

Life Under the Palms – table topper and table cloth

One sunny day I was laying outside under the palm trees gathering my thoughts looking up to the sky, and it became my next DIY project inspiration. Inspiration: Tropical palm trees   I remembered during my purging I had purchased tropical palm fabric by Tommy Bahama. Don’t remember how much per yard it was, but I guarantee it was on sale. Can you believe how much it resembles my garden. … Continue reading Life Under the Palms – table topper and table cloth

Table Runner, golden chenille with ethnic appeal.

Hey there!!  How’s your New Year’s Resolutions going?  I already broke mine!! 🙂 Whatever!  Anyhoo,  I wanted to share the re-making of this table runner.   I purchased this runner from Ross back in Nov.  and couldn’t believe the price $5.99 for chenille, so I decided get it and save it for a January. I  like this soft chenille fabric, but it was only 13″ wide. The runners I create  are … Continue reading Table Runner, golden chenille with ethnic appeal.

Christmas Quilts

I love sewing and creating quilts. Now I can quilt with pure joy because  years back I made custom quilts for clients.  It became too much stress and the joy faded so I stopped making them.  The bug resurfaced this year and I made two quilts for friends. This inspired me to pull out from storage one of the Christmas quilts  I made for myself a few years back for my breakfast table. Using Christmas traditional colors in red, … Continue reading Christmas Quilts

Dressing The Round Table – Round table cloths and toppers

Round table cloths are another favorite. They gracefully fall to the floor like an elegant evening gown. The round table gracefully greeting you in a foyer   (via Pinterest) In a corner of a library: A Living room:   Elegant dinner table:     A little bohemian playfulness:  LOVE this!!  (via Pinterest) Outdoor garden event.   Feeling Pastoral: Toile and checks: I created this little resersible round topper years ago and … Continue reading Dressing The Round Table – Round table cloths and toppers