10 Charming Valentine’s Day Table Ideas

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day or Galentine’s Day at home, you’re probably going to gather around a table to enjoy each other’s company. A table setting is all about creating an atmosphere. For a holiday, like Valentine’s Day, you can incorporate the theme of it to draw inspiration from and create something festive.

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, pink and red are the main colors. However, there are many different ways to interpret them, from different shades and tones to complimenting them with other colors, and of course, adding your own dash of style. It doesn’t have to be childlike. You can create something sophisticated, chic, or even rustic.

Here are 10 Valentine’s Day table ideas to inspire you and show you just how much you can do within the realm of this theme.

Valentine’s Day Table Ideas

10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis white and pink table is the perfect set-up for Galentine’s Day to enjoy special treats and do some craft projects together.
Source: Style Me Pretty

10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comA gorgeous spin on a centerpiece bouquet is to create an ombre look, going from deep red to pink to white flowers.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate a darling napkin heart for your place settings as a simple, elegant way to theme the table.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a Kate Spade-inspired look, run a black and white striped table runner down the center of the table. Accent it with polka dots and pops of pink.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis Valentine’s Day table has a rustic chic vibe with frayed place settings and charming balloons.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comUse patterns like polka dots and swirls mixed with florals for a nice contrast. Don’t be afraid to mix up the placemats, too!
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comYou can never go wrong with black and white accented by soft pink for a chic vibe.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s another example of the ombre centerpiece, this time with contemporary elements surrounding it – simple gray, white and black.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow charming is this cookie decorating party for Galentine’s Day? A burlap table runner contrasts more sophisticated elements like gold for a rustic chic appeal.
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10 Charming Valentine's Day Table Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comYou can easily recreate this XO table cloth by painting a disposable white table cloth with black paint. So simple and chic!
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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is upon us again! What I love about this holiday is that it is 100% about love, whether it’s love for a significant other, a best friend or even your child. Even though the marketing for it is usually centered around romance, Valentine’s Day can be enjoyed with anyone you care about.

One of the sweetest ways to show someone you care about them is by gifting them something delicious. At my house, we love baking treats we can be creative with and share with our friends and family. Valentine’s Day is no different. There are so many fun ideas to play with to create something unique and delightful.

To give you some inspiration and ideas, here are 10 DIY Valentine’s Day treat tutorials.

DIY Valentine’s Day Treats

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comA pink milkshake is the perfect beverage to share with your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day.
Tutorial: The College Prepster

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHeart s’mores put a festive spin on the classic campfire treat.
Tutorial: The Cake Blog

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable and clever are these little pizza hearts?
Tutorial: Bake at 350

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comChocolate crispy treat Valentine’s Day bears taste delicious and are a treat kids and adults alike will love.
Tutorial: Sofab Food

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comStrawberries and cream puppy chow is an easy-to-make Valentine’s Day treat you can share with your Valentine or friends.
Tutorial: Life, Love and Sugar

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow decadent and delicious do these chocolate chip cookie dough hearts look?
Tutorial: OMG Chocolate Desserts

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comFor an adorable DIY Valentine’s Day twist on teddy grahams, add these little conversation hearts to make it look like they’re holding sweet sayings.
Tutorial: Hello, Wonderful

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own Valentine’s Day donuts with this easy recipe and use your creativity to customize them.
Tutorial: The First Year

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe only thing better than popcorn is Valentine’s Day popcorn.
Tutorial: Oh Nuts

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comRed velvet cake in a jar — yes, please!
Tutorial: My Baking Addiction

Enjoy!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Adorable DIY New Year’s Eve Treats

When it comes to any holiday, one my and my family’s favorite parts is getting in the kitchen and whipping up something delicious for everyone to enjoy. We love getting creative with the design and having as much fun with the process as we do the outcome. For our New Year’s Eve treats, it’s no different.

At first thought, it may seem like there aren’t as many fun ideas to play with for New Year’s Eve treats as there are for other holidays, like Christmas or Halloween. However, there are actually a lot of creative ways to make desserts and appetizers that are just as adorable and festive as any other holiday’s. Whether you’re throwing a party for kids or adults only, there are ideas for both glamorous and family-friendly treats.

Here are 10 of my favorite DIY New Year’s Eve treat ideas I’ve found this year:

New Year’s Eve Treats

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comFind out what your fortune will be for the New Year with these extra special fortune cookies.
Tutorial: Happiness is Homemade

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comEdible gold glitter makes regular glazed donuts even more festive for the holiday.
Source: Style Me Pretty

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comNo-bake strawberry champagne cheesecake is a delicious dessert with which to bring in the New Year.
Tutorial: Style Me Pretty

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese festive cupcakes are elegant, delicious, and a perfect twist on the tradition of champagne on New Year’s Eve.
Tutorial: Pizzazzerie

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comGet inspired for your own New Year’s Eve cookie decorations with these super chic black and white designs.
Source: Monika Hibbs

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe kids (and probably even the parents) are going to love this delicious milkshake that will bring in the New Year with a sugar rush!
Tutorial: Poppytalk

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comEnjoy these countdown cupcakes while you countdown to the New Year.
Tutorial: Somewhat Simple

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comPut a spin on “midnight kisses” with these adorable printable labels to transform some Hershey’s Kisses.
Printables: World Label

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comInclude your furry friend in on the festivities with these DIY hypoallergenic dog treats in Champagne bottle and glass shapes.
Tutorial: DogVills

10 Adorable DIY New Year's Eve Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe only thing better than peanut butter Oreos are ones dipped in white chocolate with gold sprinkles. Delicious!
Tutorial: I Love My Disorganized Life

Have a great New Year’s Eve!

Warm regards,
Megan

Fabulous New Year’s Eve Table Setting Inspiration

Can you believe another year has gone by already? It seems like they are getting shorter and shorter all the time! Every year that goes by, though, I’m immensely grateful that I got to spend another one doing what I love with the people that I love. For me, New Year’s Eve is a great opportunity to celebrate all the wonderful things that happened over the year and reflect on our hopes for the next one.

New Year’s Eve parties are always fun because there is so much excitement in the air. Whether you’re having a casual gathering or a glamorous dinner, the table is where a lot of the best conversation will happen. To keep everyone in the festive mood, I love to make my New Year’s Eve table settings extra special. There are a lot of fun ways to do this and not all of them require a lot of work. Sometimes, it’s just about creating a subtle atmosphere around which all the fun can happen.

Here are 10 New Year’s Eve table settings ideas to inspire you whether you want to go casual and modern or glamorous and sophisticated.

New Year’s Eve Table Settings

Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comA shiny gold runner that looks like confetti is perfectly festive over a white tablecloth. Finish off the place settings with a noisemaker and a pop of color.
Source: Style Me Pretty

Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comPaper fortune cookies are adorable touches for your place settings, in which you can slip your own fortunes or simply put the name of the guest on them to create a place card.
Source: Sugar and Charm

Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comAn all white table is super chic for a New Year’s eve party to bring it in with grace and style.
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Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comBlack and white polka dots are chic and festive and look great when paired with gold and silver accents. My favorite parts of this New Year’s Eve table setting, though, are definitely the clock plates.
Source: Pizzazzerie

Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comAn old-fashioned black and white clock is a simple but apropos touch for any New Year’s Eve table.
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Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comWhite and gold creates a sophisticated take on a New Year’s Eve party, complete with a gold clock.
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Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comStripes are an adorable choice for a New Year’s Eve party. This set-up is casual yet festive with some chic metallic touches.
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Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comYou don’t have to go for glitz and glam to have a stylish New Year’s Eve party. Simple black and white with a touch of silver or gold are all you need for a modern setting.
Source: Stylizimo

Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comGold star confetti is a cute touch against a black tablecloth. For a simple centerpiece, use silver branches, candlesticks, and votives.
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Fabulous New Year's Eve Table Setting Inspiration | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a feminine New Year’s Eve party, bring in pops of pink to match your bubbly and accent it with silver and gold.
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Happy New Year! May 2017 bring you lots of happiness and success.

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas

One of my favorite spots to decorate for Christmas is the table. Since all of our family and friends up gathering around it, sometimes more than once throughout the season, it’s very rewarding to put together a table setting that will be enjoyed by everyone. It really helps set the mood for the holiday and get everyone into the festive spirit.

The centerpiece is what brings the whole table setting together. In fact, if you aren’t sure what you want to do with your table setting, a good idea is to start with the centerpiece and then let it inspire the rest of the table. For a Christmas centerpiece, there are so many great elements to work with that you can easily suit it to your own personal style and make it your own.

Here are 10 Christmas centerpiece ideas that range from simple to extravagant, rustic to glamorous. They offer some great inspiration for concepts, elements, and color schemes that can help you find a direction for your own.

Christmas Centerpiece Ideas

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comTwo white reindeer serve as a festive and contemporary centerpiece. Ground them with some swag and candles to set the scene.
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10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comA faux fur runner adds a touch of luxury to this rustic Christmas centerpiece, which consists of a distressed tray and some white Christmas trees and ornaments. Simple, yet full of charm.
Source: Buckets of Burlap

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comA few white feathers add an unexpected touch to the green swag and give it some depth, while the gold ornaments and silver vases bring the glamour.
Source: Confessions of a Serial DIYer

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comChristmas tree-shaped decor in a bed of swag are a lovely minimalist approach. For a rustic vibe like this particular centerpiece, choose trees with rough textures like wood and twine. For a more glamorous vibe, go with a smooth, glossy texture.
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10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis adorable sleigh is so charming and perfect to hold ornaments and seashells for a coastal Christmas centerpiece.
Source: Four Generations One Roof

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis centerpiece is so simple and elegant with some sparse swag, candles for glamour, and fruit to bring in pops of color.
Source: Julie Blanner

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comFelt garland, tissue balls and ornaments are an alternative to the traditional greenery for a lovely centerpiece.
Source: You Are My Fave

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comGather some rustic elements like pinecones, a wood stump, some greenery and a reindeer for a simple yet charming centerpiece.
Source: JST Design

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these little gingerbread houses in apothecary jars? Some “snow” along the bottom sets the scene with tiny lighted trees and metallic ornaments.
Source: Craftberry Bush

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Christmas Centerpiece Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comMix rustic accents and glamour together to create a centerpiece that captures some of the best of Christmas.
Source: FTD Fresh

Merry Christmas!

Warm regards,
Megan