When formal table settings would feel stiff, pull together offbeat or fun + funky decorative pieces.
- Incorporate unique objects David Bowen’s petite sculptures anchor a drinks table. Swiss chard in a celadon cachepot adds the pop of color.
- Give a small nod to the occasion For my Thanksgiving table, casual and comfortable were the operating framework. Here in process, bud vases with tulips and amber glass turkeys (holding roasted grape Balsamic fig chutney) brighten the setting.
- Arrange at varying heights. Flowers and fruit arranged at varying heights enliven a corner table.