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Look online (and in thrift shops) for beautiful sets of antique china and silver flatware sold for less than a contemporary place setting. They often feel more special to guests than a brand-new one.

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Vintage Finds: Before splurging on contemporary place settings, look online (and in thrift shops) for beautiful sets of antique china and silver flatware, recommends Bunny Williams. Click through for more table setting decorations!

From table settings to invitations, interior designer Alex Papachristidis shares his entertaining secretsBunny Williams creates an inviting new tabletop and accessories collection for Ballard Designs ’Tis the season! Find the perfect present for everyone on your list Twenty-five high-design finds you’ll never guess cost $150 and under

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Robert Couturier's tablescape The orchid arrangements are by Remco Van Trap, whom Couturier calls "a third-generation Dutch master florist.

"The bigger the area rug, the bigger the room will feel,” says Eisen. She likes to make spaces feel larger by taping together rugs, like these flokatis. The neutral palette, mirrors behind the sofa, and giant rug work together to make the small room appear bigger (and better!). Fasten together several smaller rugs to expand a cramped space.  - GoodHousekeeping.com

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Shop Black Clay Large Mug. Hand thrown stoneware shows the potter's skill with a bold two-tone dip. Each piece is partially glazed grey with earthy flecks of brown, stopping just short of the base to expose the rich brown tone of black clay.

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Silver Honey Bee Jar.  Pretty nice way of storing honey. Food packaging.

This Honey-Bee Jar is certainly a cute and functional add-on to your breakfast table. The silver plated honey jar containing the Black Sage Honey is a fun way to make normal things look creative and unique. It's a definite catch to bring healthy.

Like this idea. If unable to get wood tables, can simulate wood with wood-like placemat or charger.

My ideal place setting. Rustic meets glam, birch wood placemat, herringbone napkin, and organic-shaped plates with gold flatware.