Tuesday, November 19, 2013

~~~Turkeys at the Table and in the Dining Room!!!~~~

 I thought I'd better show you my turkeys since all this is getting packed away and Christmas is beginning! My daughter is having Thanksgiving so that is why I am getting an early start. Usually I don't start Christmas decorating til the Friday after Thanksgiving, but this year I am on a neighborhood house tour so wanted to get an early start! BUT, I also wanted to set a table for us til Thanksgiving and also show you the dining room. .I have this transitional runner that has pumpkins AND turkeys on it. Perfect for right now. I love the soft color of it too. I just used my Mr. Tom for my centerpiece, raised on a pedestal and surrounded by leaves and berries. Real squash and large acorns are scattered along the runner too. My ceramic pumpkins sit on the tiny pedestals from CTS.

  Just a simple place setting. The napkin really pulls out the green in the plate.
 I am using my brown bamboo flatware.

 Gorgeous, sunny morning greets us today.


 I love the beautiful detail on Mr. Tom


 Here are a few nighttime shots.



 And here is the dining room. It will chnge SOON, so I thought I'd better include it in this post. I kept my pumpkin topiary and used Mr. Tom along with it for the centerpiece.
 Brown pillar holders hold my leaf embossed candles and I used two candle rings: the greens and pumpkin ones too. It all sits on my leaf runner and the hutch is dressed with leaf plates.
 I love this topiary.
 I think he looks regal wherever he sits!

 2 sugared pumpkins complete the setting.

 I hope you all have a blessed Thanskgiving. We will, as our son is coming up from Florida so all of the (immediate) family will be together. That is a true blessing. I wish Joe's brother and sister and spouses could be here too.
I am linking to:
Between Naps on the Porch for Metamorphosis Monday

Judy @ DIY by Design for Sizzle Into Summer Wednesday

The Dedicated House – Make it Pretty Monday
Confessions of a Plate Addict - The Scoop
 A Stroll Thru Life – Inspire Me Tuesday
TUESDAYS AT OUR HOME
Happy List Tuesdays~
Worthing Court - Home(work) Wednesday
Savvy Southern Style - Wow Us Wednesdays 
Ivy @ Ivy and Elephants for What's It Wednesday
Let’s Dish!
Katherine @ Katherines Corner for Favorite Things Thursday Hop
Claudia at Mockingbird Hill Cottage for A Favorite Thing.
Between Naps on the Porch – Tablescape Thursday

13 comments:

  1. Love those plates, so many of us bloggers have them...will be pulling mine out next week and using them with the same orange plates or maybe the purple ones!
    Have a wonderful week, Pinky.

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  2. I love your leaf embossed candles. They are so pretty. They look perfect with the brown pillar holders. Also, those sugared pumpkins are delightful!

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  3. Love how you have the turkey on a pedestal, Pinky!

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  4. Your turkey looks so festive surrounded by the beautiful candles on that marvelous runner. Everything looks wonderful. Happy Thanksgiving!

    Candy

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  5. I love that topiary!! Everything else is pretty too!

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  6. Mr. Tom is outrageous and perfect, I also love the detail, what a beauty, I don't think I got where you purchased, maybe you did say cts, not sure...I can't remember one I loved more then yours, makes the table perfect...

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  7. Let's face it, turkey's are not the most beautiful creatures on earth, but your turkey is definitely very handsome! I hope your Christmas decorating for your home tour goes well and that we will be able to take a virtual tour when it's all done!!

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  8. I love your Fall topiary with the pumpkins and beautiful leaves. I'll have to do something like this for next year! Thank you for sharing :) Visiting from ThursdayFavoriteThings.

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  9. I am so happy that your son is coming up from Florida…we will be going down to Florida…I love your grand "Mr Tom"….he is a beauty…your place setting is beautiful as always…just love how you layered it…Have a beautiful Thanksgiving with your loved ones!

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  10. I love your turkey and the matching plates.

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  11. Love your proud tom turkey at the table Pinky! Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving and glad your son will be able to join you!

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  12. Oh WOW...your table is Gorgeous...and I love your turkey on a pedestal. After all..it's all about him no? lol Thanks for sharing with Twirl and Take a Bow! ~Tammy

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  13. Pinky,
    I adore your Tom Turkey in your centerpiece, dear friend!!!
    Enjoy your time with family!!!
    Have a Blessed and Happy Thanksgiving!!!
    Fondly,
    Pat

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Thanks you for leaving your lovely comments. xo, Pinky

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