Monday, December 10, 2012

Christmas Table

This year my Christmas table is set
with my white Santa as the centerpiece.

I bought him from Michael's last year.

He has been up on top of the china cabinet,
but I brought him down to set the table.

 I stayed with mostly neutrals
and added a little color with the napkins.

I borrowed the little evergreens from my 
recently decorated baker's rack.

 Candlelight adds such a warm glow.


This is the only time of year
I still enjoy having a red dining room.

Ho Ho Ho.


All set for Christmas!

  Cheers!



16 comments:

  1. What a cute Santa! I only have a centerpiece on my dining room table because certain children in my house use that table for homework. If only I could live in a decorating magazine where everything was perfect! lol!

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  2. Love the table setting and especially Santa!

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  3. Right now my table is a folding table in the diningroom I am living at temporarily. But I plan to spruce it up for the holidays, I can't wait! Your Santa is adorable and the setting is so elegant.

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  4. Pretty table setting.Santa is very cute.white and brown combination goes very well.love your napkins....:):):)

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  5. Shelley, your table looks elegant. I like the red walls in your dining area too. My table is not set as I have two Open House soirees here in the next week, and I use the table as a buffet. xo

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  6. Your dining room is beautiful and I love your Santa. Gorgeous. Thanks for joining TTT. Hugs, Marty

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  7. Looks lovely! Our table is definitely NOT set. We use our dining room every day, so it has to do regular duty for two weeks yet!

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  8. Love your white santa. The dining room looks simply beautiful!
    Robyn

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  9. Santa looks great there on the table! I love your dining room. Mine is red, too. Now days we don't see too many rooms with color. Love it!

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  10. I love the simplicity of the table with the white dressed Santa and the green trees. Now the food can take center stage!

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  11. Your table looks beautiful in your lovely red dining room, Shelley! I love all the soft colors of your place settings, and that Santa is the perfect centerpiece!

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  12. Your table looks lovely! I love the neutral palette of the table with the red on the walls. And the Santa is pretty darn cute. He makes a great centerpiece. Our dining room table is sort of set, but I keep changing it around. Does that count? Have a great weekend!

    Debbie

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  13. I just painted over my red dining room walls with a soft green. Your post makes me miss my red and your tablescape remind me of mine! Great minds think alike, huh?

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  14. what a pretty table setting! i especially love those cute little mini trees!!

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  15. I'm with you - I only like that my dining room is red this time of year. I so want to lighten it up. Your table is gorgeous. I am going to be featuring it tomorrow night at my Winter Blues Wednesday party (Fall into Fall). The party will be opening Wednesday at 12:01am instead of Tuesday night at 8pm EST because I am participating in the blogger day of silence tomorrow. Please stop by and pick up an I've Been Featured button. Thanks.

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