Category Archives: Table Settings

Inspiration: Table Arrangements


I think the best part of planning any type of celebration is thinking about how to arrange the table. I h ave these grandiose notions of having a buffet filled with charger plates, table runners, different napkins and rings as well as centrepiece odds and ends so that whenever I invited friends around for a dinner party or something simple like an afternoon cup of tea, I can always set a mood. Weddings are probably the only time people really allow themselves to really deck out a table, throwing caution and (often) cost to the wind. I love that about weddings. Below are some gorgeous and different table inspirations to help you set the mood on the most expensive dinner of your life!

Can you believe that something as simple as repurposed wood as a table runner could pack such a punch? This is rustic as well as pretty as well as masculine…it’s pretty perfect. I also love the simple colour choice of the white and fuschia table setting as featured on Joyful Weddings and Events. The large white mod globes are easily DIY and can even be used as lanterns to dangle from your reception venue’s ceiling.

This subtle and muted grey and pink tablescape was featured on the Every Last Detail Blog and is simply divine. This is just at home as a simple kitchen tea or bridal shower.

I stumbled across this gorgeous rustic table centrepiece design on Pinterest. I love that it would be fairly inexpensive and easy to create yourself if you were so inclined. Every girl loves a vintage inspired aesthetic on some level. I think that the eclectic vibe of this table as featured on Hostess With the Mostess is so pretty.

Whether it be for a wedding or a wedding related event like an engagement party, kitchen tea or bridal shower, feel free to really embrace the creativity of designing a truly pretty and inspiring mood by playing around with table settings.