Dianne's Creative Table

I am inspired by light, all things natural, reusing previously loved items, and bargains!

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Red, White & Blue & New

Happy 4th!  Is red, white, and blue appealing b/c the colors just go so well together, or it is b/c of the emotional response that comes from being raised in the USA?  Doesn't matter, I love red, white and blue.


 Placemats Better Homes and Gardens- Walmart
Chargers & star coasters-IKEA
Blue dishes- OTP
White dishes- Johnson Brothers Regency
Red dish - estate sale
Striped Napkins - Dillards
Flatware - Ross
Star glassware - estate sale





Menu
Grilled Lemon Thyme Chicken
Nathan's Hot Dogs
Watermelon & Feta Salad
Potato Salad
Way Over Grilled Zucchini!
Corn on the Cob
Cherry & Peach Cobblers


 
This is what happens when the grillmaster decides he is going to eat his salad before going to check on the zucchini!  
The New
We I decided that the brown seat covers on the barstools needed to be brightened up, but I could never find the right fabric in the colors I wanted.  A spur of the moment decision to visit the fabric store again, and I found the perfect fabric. 



 The fabric has all the colors of my kitchen and the plaid was just the right size.  Hard to tell from the photos b/c the passing storm darken the room, but the new fabric really brightens up the island. 
I am linking with Tablescape Thursday

4 comments:

  1. Oh, my gosh YES!!!!!!!! That plaid is PERFECT!!!!! Now you have my mind churning with how I might refresh our basement level barstools! I love that plaid!!! Well done! Poor hubby...he was just hungry! I can’t be mad at him because I understand. Still...TIMER, man!!! The food looked fabulous otherwise! I’m still just so proud of the way you guys have created an oasis!

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  2. Your table and menu are wonderful, Dianne! You surely did find the perfect plaid for your barstools. Too bad about the zucchini, but it happens to the best of us. I recently did that to my grilled pizza, but we ate it anyway!

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  3. Oh my dear friend, you outdid yourself. What an amazing Red White and Blue table, it is gorgeous! I adore your big and cozy dining room. The rest is lovely too and the food is awesome !
    Big hugs,
    Fabby

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  4. The table looks fabulous! I love what you did to include your chandelier. I really need to get a better (read: not butt ugly) light fixture. The contractor's model that was in the house when I bought it is just not doing it for me.

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