a picnic done the fancy way.

"I can just imagine myself sitting down at the head of the table and pouring out the tea," said Anne, shutting her eyes ecstatically. " And asking Diana if she takes sugar! I know she doesn't but of course I'll ask her just as if I didn't know." L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

cottage shabby love the mix of colors and the thermos as a vase!!

Shabby Tea Time ♥ L'importanza di una tavola apparecchiata con cura Shab | The Best Things in Life Aren't Things www.shab.it

Lovely Vintage Tablescape...

shabby chic

Pine cones and paper whites for fall tablescape, scented, textural, simple, pretty. Simple Table Linens


Outdoor Picnics

garden party

Oh I love this garden setting, just look at the pretty iron chair and table!

shabby chic wedding

Elegance and rustic

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vintage hankies or doilies as a table runner. You can ask your grandma Betty if she has any doilies she wants to part with. She used to make them by the dozen.

outdoor table with sunflowers

Bohemian Dinner Party

fairy tale.