Four fantastic holiday tablescapes provide inspiration for creating your own look at home.
By Lynne Konstantin
Rustic Holiday Style
THE INSPIRATION Bringing the outdoors in, in the form of greenery and pine cones, unites the sumptuous mix of textures and hues in this tablescape designed by Monica George and Mary Ann Liut, founders of Zieben Mare in Franklin.
Warm your table with holiday cheer with a row of these pewter PILLAR CANDLESTICKS ($295). Zieben Mare, Franklin (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
Gather ‘round the tree sipping from a gold-rimmed PERASIMA MUG ($16). Area Anthropologie stores. Anthropologie.com.
Fill the room with the scents of cardamom and nutmeg with this Himalayan Handmade Candles SILVER DISTRESSED BUBBLE GLASS CANDLE ($30). SHE Bloomfield and SHE Grosse Pointe. She-stores.com.
Deck the halls with this VINTAGE-INSPIRED ORNAMENT SET ($38 for 20). Area Anthropologie stores. Anthropologie.com.
Simple & Elegant Holiday Table
The L’Objet CUBISME CANDLE HOLDER ($TK) is inspired by Cubist art and Mayan carving. Touch of Lace, Bloomfield Hills. (248) 645-5223; atouchoflace.com.
This West Elm stainless-steel SMITH FLATWARE ($34-$389) is finished in gold. West Elm, Birmingham. (248) 593-8200; westelm.com.
L’Objet earthenware ALCHIMIE DINNER PLATE ($36) is finished in black. Touch of Lace, Bloomfield Hills. (248) 645-5223; atouchoflace.com.
Handblown glass is engraved with a laurel pattern on this VINO GOBLET ($95). Zieben Mare, Franklin. (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
Glamorous Holiday Decor
THE INSPIRATION The online lifestyle publication Inspired By This (inspiredbythis.com) truly do inspire us with everything they do. Their designers created this holiday table that subtly shimmers with silver and gold with touches of holiday cheer.
A glass-blower dusts 24-karat gold onto each CRACKLE DECANTER ($305) and DOUBLE OLD-FASHIONED ($105). Zieben Mare, Franklin. (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
Don’t think you’ll use this mouth-blown glass and 24-karat gold VERSAILLE DINNERWARE (prices vary) very often? Rent it for the holidays from L.A.-based rental and retail company Casa de Perrin. Casadeperrin.com.
Etched metal in silver and black make this Kim Seybert FLARE PLACEMAT ($107) a stunning backdrop for most china. Pair it with the METALLIC LINEN NAPKIN ($32 each) in natural and silver and the POSH NAPKIN RING ($10). Touch of Lace, Bloomfield Hills. (248) 645-5223; atouchoflace.com.
THE INSPIRATION Our hearts jingle at the sight of the ruby reds, tartan plaids and all the Christmastime trimmings on this holiday table by our friends at Inspired By This (inspiredbythis.com).
Pop open these SNOWMEN CRACKERS ($24/set of 6) for a fun surprise inside. Paper Source, Birmingham.
In the aesthetic tradition of holiday-favorite transfer-printed pieces, Juliska’s COUNTRY ESTATE HOSTESS TRAY ($78) recalls the charm of English country life in a decal hand-painted by Isis Ceramics’ designer Deborah Sears and applied to hardy stoneware. Zieben Mare, Franklin (248) 539-8879; ziebenmare.com.
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