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How To Correctly Set A Table

Houzz | Posted 07.17.2016 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

If you're anything like us, "set the table" usually means plopping down the mats, napkins, knives and forks so we can chow down. Here are a few easy guidelines, tips and tricks from pros to help home cooks and party planners do it right.

Last-Minute Table Setting Ideas

Domino | Posted 06.08.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Turn to a drop cloth (or a curtain panel) for last-minute decor. Scalloped details instantly transform an ordinary piece of linen into a simply elegant table cover.

7 Easy Ways To Set Your Dining Table Like The Magazines

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.30.2014 | HuffPost Home

A classy, creative table setting can totally change the mood of a meal -- and your entire home, for that matter. And apparently, getting that magazine...

What Should (And Should Not Be) On Each Table In Your House

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

Decorators share simple tips on some of the most-used surfaces in our homes. By Joann Pan Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook an...

Elegant Easter Table Decor

Svitlana Flom | Posted 06.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Svitlana Flom

This year our Easter table décor was quite a departure from the traditional pastels and trappings -- no basket stuffed with candy and bunny displays. I set the ambiance and décor with jewel-toned color combinations and effortless sophistication.

WATCH: The Right Way To Set A Table

Posted 02.27.2014 | Taste

Finally, a table setting guide that isn't boring.

Dining Etiquette: Setting a Welcome Table

Diane Gottsman | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home
Diane Gottsman

I am always in the company of bright minds that have wonderful questions. Most of these questions revolve around the dinner table, and the most commonly asked question is, "How can I tell which is my bread plate?"

5 Steps To A Super Sweet DIY V-Day Table

Matthew David Hopkins | Posted 04.13.2013 | Weddings
Matthew David Hopkins

With Valentine's Day around the corner, scratch the idea of lavish and pricey planning.

Dinner Party 101: How To Set A Table Without Being Stuffy

Posted 09.06.2012 | Taste

So, you've taken the plunge: you're planning a dinner party. Congratulations! But then the anxiety sets in. Will everyone like the food? Will you ...

How To Host A Spring Brunch

Menuism | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Menuism

Spring is full of so much beauty. This is reason alone to celebrate, and hosting an elegant, simple brunch seems like the perfect solution

PHOTOS: 12 Centerpieces You've Never Seen Before

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Tired of flower bouquets? Think candelabras are overrated? Then this slideshow is for you! In this holiday guide to inventive centerpieces, we've roun...

PHOTOS: 11 Floral Centerpiece Ideas For Your Holiday Table

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

It's hard to go wrong with a floral centerpiece, but getting it just right isn't always easy. With so many options, there is a lot to keep in mind--li...

PHOTOS: 11 Fast And Festive Table Setting Ideas

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

After spending hours cooking the perfect Christmas dinner, you'll want your table to look the best it possibly can. Luckily a few simple tricks, like ...

PHOTOS: Show Us Your Holiday Decorations

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

If you're anything like us, you've probably had holiday decorating on your brain since Thanksgiving...no, Halloween. We thought we were totally ahead ...

PHOTOS: CSI Miami Star's Very Merry Home Makeover

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Our favorite part of the holiday season is checking out all the decorations in our neighborhood. And we can only imagine what we'd see if our neighbor...

Table Setting 101: Know The (General) Rules

The Huffington Post | Stylelist Home Staff | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Photo: Flickr, Dinner Series When it comes to holiday dinners we like them to be casual, but that doesn't mean plastic cups and utensils. Even if a...

PHOTOS: 20 Simple And Chic Centerpiece Ideas

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

No holiday table is complete without a centerpiece. But in the rush of cooking and greeting guests, it can be easy to forget. This Thanksgiving, get a...

Over 50 Ideas For The Best Thanksgiving Ever

Stylelist Home/The Huffington Post | Stylelist Home Staff | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Photo: Flickr, Dinner Series Thanksgiving is an exceptionally busy holiday and with so much going on it can be easy to forget what is ready...and...

How to Avoid Writing Your First Novel

Lynn Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lynn Rosen

As I get older, I'm starting to believe: figure out what frightens you most, and go there. So there I am going. And I am inviting you along on the journey.

Naked Tabletop No Need for Tailspin

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

Kid-made table accents can infuse a stuffy, too-serious setting with character and charm.