Saturday, October 26, 2013

Dollar Store Halloween Tablescape






 This year for my Halloween table setting,
I wanted to do something a bit different.




I challenged myself to put together a unique Halloween tablescape, on a budget.
First I shopped at home.
Then I shopped at The Dollar Tree.




I put together a six, bit of a mish mash, place setting.
This is what I came up with.....




What I shopped at home.
*4 Halloween black with pumpkins napkins
*2 Burnt orange napkins
*2 white bowls
*4 white salad plates
*6 Silver chargers
*Centre piece
*Gerry, the skeleton
*cutlery




What I bought at The Dollar Tree.

*6 Black dinner plates
*4 orange bowls
*6 wine glasses
(I already had these at home, but I initially bought them at The Dollar Tree)
*4 ivory placemats
*3 candle holders




I wanted the table to be simple, just your basic Halloween colours, black and orange.
I stayed away from the usual ghoulish trademarks of this spooky season,
with the exception of Gerry the skelton.
He just makes himself right at home!



 He is such a ham and loves to get his picture taken!

The centrepiece, a simple Fall setting.
Pumpkins and pine cones.








I love how this colourful table setting came together.




 A mixture of colour and dishes.
Kinda amazing what the dollar store has in stock!

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7 comments:

  1. Your table looks fabulous Diane, great job!

    Wanda

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  2. Your table looks amazing! When you combine them together like this they look totally awesome. I don't have this creativity inside me. So, I don't see anything like this when I look at this stuff in Dollar Tree myself.

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  3. It's stylish! Great finds at the dollar store too! I love to see what I have at home first! I don't care for too ghoulish either, so I used what I had when making our party.

    The odd thing is that I could not remember where I placed the small green goblets. It's a small house! How did I misplace them? I know I used them last Christmas, but since they are not Christmas I doubt I would of packed them.

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  4. Looks great...you're skeleton is all ready for chili and donuts.

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  5. Love love love it! The skeleton cracks me up! xo Jen

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  6. OMG I just love those orange bowls...can't believe you got them at the dollar store. Was it recently?

    Hugs, Lynnie

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