Houzz is the new way to design your home.
Gallery wall clock
Glass plate over decoupaged charger, wicker charger
Arrangement of runners
Even though every setting has a different patterned plate, the coordinating placemats anchor the scheme and keep the overall look cohesive. I put together a simple but eye-catching centerpiece by placing fresh tulips in four small vases, which I set inside a striped canvas tote.
17. Collect thrifty party supplies. Avoid last-minute stress by keeping an entertaining cupboard well stocked with mason jars, florist’s buckets, table linens, candles and serving containers. Many times you don’t even need to buy these things — save pretty old jars to use as glasses, washed-out tin cans to use as flower containers and even old bedsheets to use as outdoor tablecloths.