Tuesday, February 22, 2011

February Table

My Valentines Day table underwent a metamorphosis while being created. It started out red and black and white, then went red and black and pink and then changed again to red and pink and white. In the end, I love it!I gathered many red accents from around the house and the Valentines storage bin.
Lit a few candles!

Added some pink candies... if you haven't tried Strawberry Whoppers, you're missing out. BUT. Do not set a tablescape with Whoppers in a south facing window or they'll look like this on your first mid-winter sunny day.

Red silky napkins tied with hearts that are meant to hang but made for cute little "napkin rings".

Some hearts and a few cinnamony heart candies... which are excellent in a wintry south facing window, if you like gooey chewy jellied candy. MMMMM!

Those yellow looking candles really are RED.

I love the look of the cream on pink on red plates. None belong with the other but don't they look great together?


A little shabby chic box filled with handmade hearts was a perfect accent!
The pretty red round placemat took the place of a charger this time and I love it! Bought after Christmas for 75 cents each.


This table didn't have as many candles as I usually like but the little lamp with it's red shade gives a romantic feeling to the table without.

This table calls for a little romantic evening! Don't you think?

6 comments:

Southwest Cottage Designs said...

Absolutely gorgeous! I love the red. Have a very wonderful Thursday evening!

Phyllis said...

Your table is so pretty......and I love the textured box filled with the cloth hearts.....The candles lighted always add just the right touch of romance to the atmosphere.

Nellie's Cozy place said...

Very Lovely Valentines Table, so pretty. All your cloth hearts were so pretty, and candlelight is always a great thing, hope you got that nice
Romantic evening!!
Blessings, Nellie

Deb S. said...

What a wonderful, warm tablescape! It just screams romance! Beautiful!!!!!

Entertaining Women said...

Lovely tablescape. Thanks for the heads up on the Whoppers and for sharing your charming design. Cherry Kay

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