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Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Tablescape Thursday~Bumble Bees and Wildflowers~

Hey Guys! I hope you are all having a great week!! I decided to join Susan at Between Naps On The Porch this week for tablescape Thursday. Please go by and pay her and the other participants a visit. I'm sure there will be plenty of beautiful spring tablescapes this week! I look forward to checking them all out.
This tablescape did not turn out as I had planned...I had black and yellow in mind until I set the bumble bee container on the table. Then I decided to use the coral and green along with the black and yellow. Sometimes things don't turn out as planned but end up working out anyway!

I found the bumble bee napkins and container at Dallas Market and thought they were just too cute!
See the little bumble bees on the flower? As you can tell I love the airy wildflower look!

I think my silverware is in the right place this time! lol...


Thank you for checking out my tablescape!
P.S....The raised garden is finally done! The rain held us off for a while, but hubby finished and we got everything planted tonight. I will post pictures on Saturday... so please check back.



38 comments:

kim said...

What a bee-u-ti-ful table. I love the colors and those napkins are great. I adore those chargers or placemats. Looks like wicker?

Kathy said...

I for one...love your little bumble bees girl!
The napkins are just perfect...
Really like the centerpiece too.
Happy scaping
xoxo~Kathy @
Sweet Up-North Morning...

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Beautiful table, Kristen! I love that bumble bee container!

Maryrose said...

Hi Kristen,
I love your table. The bee theme is so stinkin cute and those chargers are perfect. Your arrangement is so pretty too, not to mention those darling napkins. Can you tell I love your table?
Have a great day
Maryrose

Joanne Kennedy said...

I love the bees! I've been gathering things to do my own bee tablescape. Your table came out so cute. I think we often start with one thought and then by the time the table is done is totally different. :)

Hugs,
Joanne

Sharon Haynie said...

Beautiful table-the bees are darling! Thanks for sharing with us!

Lori E said...

You have really done a great job on this tablescape. It is fun, pretty, creative, inviting.

Sherry said...

Kristen, your tablescape looks just adorable...so glad you found the napkins and container...Sherry

Liz said...

~Hi Kristen~

What a beautiful table. I love the color scheme and those placemats are so neat. I love the rustic look to them and it really makes the place settings stand out.

As for your centerpiece, well, I am very fond of your floral arrangements. The bumble bees are adorable.

Thanks for sharing! Oh, and I can't wait to see your raised garden...fun, fun! =)

~Liz

Johanna said...

Hi. I love your table very much. Nature is a good designer and you used the things great. The chargers, the wild flowers and the little bees make a lovely summer table.
Greetings, Johanna

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

I just have to find those napkins, they are too cute!

Melanie said...

The bee container is SO cute! Lovely table too.

~Kristen~ said...

The bee motif is so sweet! And all of the colors work so wonderfully together. I can't wait to see pics of your new garden!!!

Dawn said...

Your tablescape made me smile! How pretty and fun at the same time! You Rocked it sweetie!

xx Dawn

mishebe said...

so cute, love the bee napkins. Great floral.. You always have such pretty florals..

Ms. Bake-it said...

Love your table Kristen! Those yellow and black bee napkins are too cute!

~ Tracy

Melissa Miller said...

Oh Kristen!!!! I just ADORE the precious yellow bumblebee napkins and container. Everything looks so bee-utiful! He! Adorable yet elegant all in one. You are so good at tablescapes and flower arrangements. You've got true talent.

I hope all has been going well for you guys. Things are good here. It was a bit hectic earlier in the week but it's better now. Whew!I've got some shopping to do taday. I'm thinking I need to have a little giveaway. Woohoo!

Blessings my friend. ~Melissa :)

Lori Lucas said...

What an absolutely adorable table. SOOOO cute. All your little details make it a perfect tablescape. Lori L

Tricia said...

I love the colors you've chosen to accent your gorgeous bee centerpiece and napkins -- those napkins are to die for! Love the black rickrack trim!

Kelly McDermott-Bay said...

You do such a great table, and you are so talented.
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Cathy said...

Kristen! Perfection! I adore the bumble bee inspiration! I would have picked those up at market too...the napkins are just too cute and the planter and flower arrangement are GORGEOUS!

I have to have your placemats...I think you mentioned where you got them on a previous post...I am going to check it out!

I also love the little bumble bee you have sitting off to the side...so cute!

I love the whimsy of this table...beautiful!

Enjoy!
Cathy

Mimi said...

What a beautiful table, love the bee napkins, matches the vase so well.

Lady Katherine said...

I just love the fresh flower bouquet! I adore the bumble bee napkins. I have a bumble tea pot and looking for bumble bees! Wish I had some, they are wonderful!

Pat said...

I love it! The colors all look great together and yes, I love the light and airy look too. You always do everything with such class!

Hope you have a wonderful weekend ~

Pat

Anonymous said...

Hi Kristen what a BEAUTIFUL tablescape!! Love those napkins to cute. Have a great weekend. Martina

Nancy said...

Love your tablescape. I love the bee napkins! Too cute! Nancy from OHIO

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

Blogging is making me love things I didn't know I loved. Bees being one of them (roosters too). I love the container and the napkins...your table is lovely. I think the best tablescapes are the ones that create themselves as you go along!

Miss Merry said...

Very pretty table and the bees add the whimsey!

Rettabug said...

Very, very pretty table, Kristen! I think French everytime I see bees done like this...so perfect. Gorgeous centerpiece, too.

No tablescape for me this week. Too busy outside planting real flowers. :)

Hilde said...

Beautiful! Love the colors.

A Hint of Home said...

I love the napkin design and color.
Your tablescape is as cute as can be!
Where did you find the bee flower container?

Nancy said...

Darling arrangement, as usual and the napkins have me buzzing! So, so cute!

RICHARD said...

Would like to know if you have the arrangments you have showing in your etsy shop? I only see the frames.
Thanks

Help! Mama Remote... said...

It's beeeetiful. lol the bees are so cute.

Help! Mama Remote... said...

It's beeeetiful. lol the bees are so cute.

kanishk said...

.love your little bumble bees girl!
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