Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Center Pieces

Center pieces are a fun accent and very easy to change from season to season (or month to month, if you're like me). Glass hurricanes are pretty and you can add sand and shells in the summer or bright red cranberries during the holidays with plain white candles in the middle. There is such a nice range of options, like these gorgeous from Simon Pearce:

Or a more casual set, like these from West Elm:

You can't go wrong with floral arrangements from Diane James. It is worth the investment to have beautiful flowers that never wilt:

And with pretty candlesticks and tapper candles, you've got a perfect table, ready for guests. These tri-corner candlesticks from Nambe are a bit modern and would update any dining room table: