Decorate Your New Year’s Eve Table For Fun And Festivity

Silly party hats, colored eyeglasses, and shiny beaded necklaces are a New Year’s tradition so it seems fitting to keep entertaining light hearted, even for a formal dinner. These plates with whimsical animal characters created by Kaaren Anderson of Solveig Studio were my inspiration.

With all of the vibrant colors in the salad plates, I decided to keep the larger plates and table linens white so that the characters took center stage and the table didn’t look overly busy.

I picked fuchsia as the lead color in the centerpiece by adding some curled fabric ribbon and a live flowering plant. I made the base of the centerpiece by tying together a variety of seasonal evergreens along with some small houseplants. I had fun shopping at a party supply store where I selected bead necklaces to use as napkin holders and glittered ornament place markers.

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A Home Decor Pop Up Shop In Pittsford

Artist Kaaren Anderson of Solveig Studio and I first met through Instagram. She said she admired my work and invited me to visit her pop up shop located at Schoen Place in Pittsford, NY (in the parking area behind Label 7 and Olives). Her compliment got my attention. I went to her Instagram feed (@solveig_studio) and loved what I saw! I didn’t waste any time in making a visit to the shop. Kaaren greeted me with “I know you from Instagram!” Oh the power of social media!

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