Tips & Ideas

Mar30

6 Printable Place Cards for Spring 2015

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Indigo table cloth with Bunny Williams Campbell House dinnerware

In this post, we shared with you a ton of table setting ideas, and on almost every table, we used some kind of place card. Whether it was a ceramic hang tag that we placed in the center of the plate or a metal label holder, place cards are a must when entertaining. Hey, if Bunny Williams says place cards are essential, then we’re on board too! If you’re using a place card holder, we’ve designed some pretty, printable cards for you to use! Just print them out on a piece of cardstock, and you’re ready to go.

Mar27

14 Easter Table Setting Ideas

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Easter table setting ideas

Easter is often a time when we gather with family members for a big meal. There are eggs to hunt, sunny days to enjoy, and family members to be grateful for. Traditionally, Easter is celebrated with a big family lunch, so we’ve gathered together some of our favorite table settings to inspire your Easter lunch.

Feb5

20+ Place Setting Ideas for your Table

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When it comes to setting the table, we love playing around with new combinations. We bring together pieces we’ve never thought to mix, and swap out flatware, flowers, and table linens to create a whole new look. Above, we’ve put together 22 fun place setting looks we’re excited to share with you. We hope you’ll use these table settings to inspire your next dinner party, holiday gathering, or even a family meal!

Jan23

We’re Into: Personalized Barware

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Personalized glassware

Monogramming, once a tradition associated with the preppy set, has gone mainstream. And we couldn’t be happier about it. A monogram — the personalization of an item with initials — has a way of adding a personal touch and makes you feel like an item was custom-made just for you. In short, if there’s an option to add a monogram, we always do — from totes to towels.

Jan8

Free Printable: Guest Bedroom Wifi Password

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Printable wifi password sign

If you’re lucky enough to be located near any of our stores, perhaps you’re familiar with our Design Discovery program. Five times a year, we offer a free workshop where we share decorating ideas for one space in your home. Our team of experts show you how to combine fabrics, blend styles, rethink colors, or reexamine how you use your space.

Dec2

A Christmas Table with Mandy Kellogg Rye

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Christmas table setting ideas

Ok, now that Thanksgiving is over, you’re ready to start thinking about your Christmas table setting, right!?? Well, never fear, Mandy Kellogg Rye of Waiting on Martha is here to help you set the perfect table, beautiful enough for a Christmas Eve dinner or a Christmas Day brunch! Mandy loves to entertain, and she pulls together the most chic spaces. Today, we hope you’ll find inspiration for your own space by browsing Mandy’s fabulous tablesetting ideas.

Oct27

How to Keep Your Holiday Greenery Fresh

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Keep your greenery fresh

We’re thrilled to be brining you some thoughts from our gardening and greenery expert Nonie, of Nonie’s Garden.

Everybody loves the look and fragrance of live seasonal greenery during the Christmas holidays. When decorating my clients’ homes, I try to use live evergreens as often as possible, but keeping it fresh for the four week season can require some additional preparation.