Think Beyond the Linen Closet
Many people ask us how they could get an amazing and memorable vintage and rustic look at their holiday table. Our advice for those who still wonder around searching for the right item is to find their old wool blankets and place them on the table. Such kind of act sets the colorful scheme of the entire evening. They are also a great foundation for the featured Christmas table centerpieces.
Bring Texture to the Table
Another way to set a rustic Christmas table is having such kind of mats. Additional wooden placement adds a beautiful richness in colors and textures.
Mix and Match
All kind of vintage flatware can do the trick when creating memorable table sets for Christmas. You shouldn’t be afraid of matching silverware, glasses and plates. Such kind of blends are usually very well accepted by people with refined taste of perception. It somehow shows a thought outside the box which is admired in most cases.
Ditch the Paper Plates
An interesting approach to treating your guest like VIPs that have come to a refined restaurant is to provide them with different plates for each course. And because were are talking about rustic Christmas table ideas, you should serve the soup in wooden bowls, for example. After the soup you can serve a plate full of delicates. This is another great way to show an elegant approach to the holiday tablescape. To finish the picturesque rustic experience, you can serve the final course in a square wooden plate.
The Season of Giving
Personalized messages make the guests feel special. You can place a personal Christmas card to every member of the Christmas table in a single wooden bowl.
And in order to point the guest to the exact place, which has been planned for them, you can place a cinnamon stick in each wooden bowl with the name of the guest written on it. This is an easy way to navigate the crowd(if you expect such) and create a rustic ambiance at the same time.
Forget the Florist
Do you know how to get a great Christmas table centerpiece? We know a little easy to set secret! Go outside – either in your own or your neighbors yard and find some fallen branches. Take them home and place them in a galvanized bucket. Additional decorations like garlands and surrounding greenery are welcomed.
It’s All in the Details
Do you know the main difference between man and women? Women pay attention to details. And it is all in details! Now, have a look at this beautiful feminine set of Christmas table decorations. The lovely snowflake ornament is a wonderful finish to the rustic bucket. In order to make a robust decoration you will need to wrap twine several times around the upper part of the bucket.
Layer Upon Layer
All this pieces of Christmas decorations for the holiday table are able to create an unique,cozy and warm night atmosphere. Who wouldn’t love the beautiful white snowflakes? Who would melt under the sweet knit sweater? Who wouldn’t warmed by the twine-wrapped candles? Who wouldn’t be charmed by the fresh greenery? Who wouldn’t be fascinated by the creative touch achieved by using pinecones? We believe that you received your inspirational note and you are ready for decorating the table.
Keep it Natural
An expected pop of color, like the one from the image above, can be achieved by placing such kind of egg-shaped fresh cranberries. This is also a fantastic finish to the rustic Christmas tablescape.