4 Simple Fall Centerpieces

I do not have a kitchen table.

We use our dining room table pretty much every day.

Our dining room is truly a room that is used more than the typical dining rooms

that are used for special occasions and holidays.

I see a trend in new homes of no formal dining rooms . . .

Just a dining area that is off the kitchen.

Being that we use our dining room table often,

I try to make a centerpiece that is easily moved if need be.

So today, I give you 4 simple Fall centerpieces.

Going with the traditional color of orange for this one:

Pumpkin Centerpiece in Silver Trophy Bowl - Housepitality Designs

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Dundee Marmalade Jar Vignette and an Ironstone Scalloped Bowl

Hope you all are making wonderful plans for the upcoming holiday weekend.

My hubby has a tournament and we have friends staying the weekend with us . . .

~ ~ so looking forward to a very busy and fun weekend.

Today, I wanted to show you something that I found while traveling with my hubby . . .

~ ~ in Huntington, West Virginia.

Huntington, a great town . . . that many of you have come to know, from the movie . . .

~ ~ “We Are Marshall” . . . if you have not seen this, it is a must to see with a box of Kleenex.

Ironstone Scalloped Bowl

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Adding A Little “Fall” to the Kitchen {Jewel Tea Autumn Leaf}

Yes, September is here…time to dream about falling temperatures and falling leaves.

But it is still hard to think about that when the temperatures are still in the high 80’s..

And, the trees are still full of their beautiful green leaves.

One can pretend though…

Today, I added some “fall teasers” in the kitchen.


I have a collection of Hall Jewel Tea Autumn Leaf dinnerware.

A great design for Fall.

Fall Kitchen Decor

I gathered some accent pieces of this collection to bring the warmth of Fall into the kitchen..


Changed out the “summer” vintage tablecloth to the pretty tones of oranges and peach…

…..I store half of my vintage tablecloths in my treasured A&P shopping cart.



These pieces replaced a crystal bowl of fruit and a crystal basket that held napkins.

Today, a gravy boat holds the napkins…


Nothing says Fall like a great bowl of apples…


And why is it that flowers and fruit look so beautiful together…

…..because that is what “Mother Nature” planned.

Hall Autumn Leaf Bowl

These apples remind me that we need to take the time to travel to an apple orchard in the Fall.

Such a beautiful time of the year…

And…I would like to take this time to thank all of you for your many, many kind words…

…..beautiful words of comfort this past week…I so truly appreciate it.


A package appeared on my front porch…it contained this beautiful vase.

A vase that has great meaning to me.

A beautiful friend gave this to me….To remind me that I have a special angel to watch over me always.

Have a beautiful day!

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