Thursday, January 1, 2015

2014: A Year of Tablescapes, Cooking, and Entertaining

 A Graceful Table is celebrating the New Year with

a look back at the tablescapes of 2014.

Click on any link below a photo to see

the complete blog post.


New Year's Eve Supper

31 December 2013

New Year's Day Brunch


New Year's Day Dinner

 Snowy Night Supper

Winter Supper with a Friend

 I Need Some Green in My Life!

 Mother's Day Brunch

 Bunnies in the Cabbage Patch


Master Party Thrower for the 

Master Gardener

 Independence Day with the In-Laws

Summer Supper

Garden Party for the Girls

Neighborhood Party on Eagles Nest Lake Three

Labor Day  Garden Party 

 A Fall Luncheon for the Girls

Christmas in the Pines

Christmas with Friends

Christmas in Iowa for 10

New Year's Eve a la Art Nouveau

We have truly enjoyed setting tables for our guests, and
hope that you have enjoyed seeing the results.
Happy New Year and we're looking
forward to another great year of
tablescapes in 2015!!

With fondness and appreciation for your interest,
Kathy and Kimberly
We are excited to say we were featured by
Kathryn for Make It Pretty Monday!
What an honor!!

The Dedicated House

We're partying with Kathryn at
The Dedicated House

and with Marty at A Stroll Through Life
Inspire Me Tuesday

We're joining Susan at
Between Naps on the Porch for
Metamorphasis Monday

We're linking up with Christine at
Rustic and Refined
for a linky party!

 We're joining How Sweet The Sound
for a Pink Saturday linky party


  1. These are all lovely, indeed, and I believe that we have matching goblets. Your red one in one of the first shots? I have them in my post today! :-)

    I saw lots of fun dishes to ogle. Great job on all these tablescapes!

    Happy Pink Saturday...


    Sheila :-)

  2. They all so nice a lot of different dishes . I like to do that for party put just do not do it much any more. You have done a lot of work HPS

    1. Thank you, Laura! Am glad you got to visit, and I visited your site, too. You are quite a talented artist!!
      Happy New Year,

    2. Such lovely tables! Thanks for the tour and all the inspirations of your various tables. I'm sure all your labor has been enjoyed by all! Blessings for the New Year! :-)

    3. Thanks, Kim! Nice of you to stop by. I checked out your blog and am IN LOVE with that gardening tablescape. (I own a retail garden center called Gracie's Plant Works). Thanks for connecting, and I signed up to receive your posts. Kathy

  3. What a wonderful year full of beautiful tables! I think your New Years table was indeed the grand finale! I look forward to seeing more entertaining inspirations in 2015!

    1. Thanks, Jenna! It was a lot of fun. I have visited your site and am in awe of how much you get done and your inimitable style. Bravo.
      Kathy from A Graceful Table

  4. That is a lot of beautiful and inspiring tables. I do love the New Years table it is definitely my favorite.

    1. Thank you, Candy. It seems to be a lot of people's favorite. Mine, too, I think.
      Thanks for popping in for a visit!

  5. Love the collection of beautiful tablescapes, each one so inspiring! Beautiful layering of china, texture and it! My favorite is the Cabbage Patch Easter place settings and the New Year's Eve table is absolutely stunning! Thanks for the inspiration:) Happy New Year!

    1. I left a comment on your page a few days ago about the Scandinavian tablescape. It was gorgeous! Happy New Year to you, and glad we've "met"!

  6. Wonderful tables! Each one is just the amount and thoughtfulness you put into the details.

    1. Thanks, Christine. I do enjoy doing it, as does Kimberly.
      I absolutely LOVE your blog and you inspire me! Thanks for 'featuring' the Christmas/Winter Greetings table a couple of weeks ago, I very much appreciate it.
      Happy New Year,