Elegant Christmas Table Setting


Got cranberries?  I had more cranberries than we could eat so they became the inspiration for this easy holiday table setting.  Because cranberries float, they look gorgeous in glass vessels on a table.  Choose clear glass vessels of different heights for interest. I featured a taller footed compote for the center of the table which could hold several floating candles and 4 smaller glass votive holders( Dollar store)to flank it.  I filled them half way with fresh cranberries, added water to the rim and floated round candles in each.  The table was left bare with a rich burgundy center runner embellished with gold embroidery.  On  this I scattered Christmas ornaments in reds and gold with some fragrant holiday greenery. image Continue reading