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Mix & Match: Bamboo Lends a Natural Touch

Plates banded in Bamboo are a versatile foundation piece offering timeless presence and exotic appeal. THE INSPIRATION In some cultures, bamboo is a symbol…

4th of July Tablescape

Fourth of July: A Tablescape How-To

A word from our editor-in-chief, Phyllis Hoffman DePiano: I love making Fourth of July a casual affair. Mix-and-match your favorite china patterns—I’m partial to…

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Make a Napkin Ring with Small Blooms

The pretty Pageant of posies on display in this blossom-filled season tickles the flower fancier in all of us. Tulips, daffodils, irises—we love them…

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Flowers Inspired by the English Countryside

The enchanting villages that dot the English countryside are known for exuberant gardens that positively spill over with beaucoups of flowers. These charming and…

Flower How-To

How to Make Homemade Flower Frogs

Create beautiful floral accents with homemade flower frogs that work with most any container. Use scissors to cut strips of floral tape that stretch…

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Try This Easy Tabletop Centerpiece Alternative

Honor the season’s crescendo of gardens by bringing their unrivaled beauty and fragrance to interior adornments. For a creative tabletop centerpiece alternative, try encircling…

Bird Party Placeholders

Throw a Bird-Themed Birthday Party

Friends will flock to celebrate another year of blessings with a bird-themed birthday party that simply soars with avian charm. As time goes by,…

Mix and Match May June 12 Opener

Mix & Match: Aqua Dishes Get an Update

Take your table from cottage chic to country sweet with solid aqua dishes and endearing summer accessories. The Inspiration This handmade dinnerware in timeless…