May 20, 2014

Spring Time in the Dinning Room


Today on this beautiful spring morning I have a newly redecorated Dinning Room to share with you.

The finishing touches were added just this morning.  How about that for a great start to the day!  LOL.

 I am very much enjoying the pretty, simplicity of the room and hope you do as well.



On the table, a simple white soup tureen is filled with gorgeous white roses.  
I just love white roses, don't you?




So classic.




For a little something special, I added a pretty silver tea-light holder ...




...and a vintage set of salt and pepper shakers.




For an extra layer of softness, I placed a pretty table runner width-wise across the table.

I found this gorgeous fabric at the thrift store just last week.  
It was just long enough to fit the table perfectly.
This morning, I cut it to the size I wanted and frayed the edges.  That was all I needed to do for a pretty springtime table runner.  The subtle hint of blue helps blend the Dinning Room into the colors I have going on in the adjoining Living Room. 




Behind the table I kept the shelf, the blackboard and my favorite sign.




Hoping for a simple, airy looking display I rounded up a few favorite items to help me out.




Items like pretty, white pitchers and serving pieces.




And clear glass candlesticks for some sparkle.




To help down-play the black of the chalkboard, a homemade boxwood wreath was hung over the edge of the frame.  I think it added a  fresh springlike look.

If your interested in making your own boxwood wreath, you can take a look at the tutorial on how I made mine here.



All in all, I think I accomplished my goal of a pretty, airy look for the space.  
I'm liking the fact that it seems to have a very classic look also, something I've been craving lately.




Hope you all have a wonderful day and I'll talk to you soon,

14 comments:

  1. Very pretty and calm looking!

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  2. Love that chalk board frame and the wreath...super cute

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  3. Looks beautiful, Robin! Love the white, calm, and simplicity!

    Mary

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  4. Beautiful! So fresh and lovely :)

    Blessings!
    ~Sherri

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  5. This looks so nice and bright! I love all the white :)

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  6. Oh, I just love how you've styled your dining room shelf, Robin! Now you've got me wanting to make a faux boxwood wreath. Very pretty!!

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  7. I LOVE everything about this space, Robin...especially the look of the wreath on the chalkboard! Really a lovely room!

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  8. So very pretty...so VERY ready for Spring :)

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  9. Love it Robin - simple and so beautiful - my problem with my dining room is some restraint on my part, I always go overboard in my Dining room!

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  10. Love the shelf with the chalkboard and wreath! Everything looks so pretty!

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  11. Your dining room looks lovely. My favorites are the boxwood wreath and the soup tureen full of roses.

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  12. Robin, pretty as always. :-) I will be featuring this post on my blog tomorrow at Tuesdays with a Twist, please stop by and take a look. :-)

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