Dining & Entertaining

A Winter Table Setting

Winter Table Setting

Winter is the perfect time to entertain indoors next to the fire.  Here’s how you can create a beautiful winter table setting for your next dinner party. Watch the video to see how I created this table setting. Here’s how I create my table settings in 5 simple steps: Decide on a theme or colours […]

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A Gold Christmas Table Setting

Gold Christmas Table Setting

Who likes setting the table for Christmas? It’s one of my favourite things to do.  I think it’s the designer in me.  Always wanting to create a beautiful setting for friends and family to enjoy.  This year’s theme is GOLD. Creating a beautiful table setting is all about layering and filling the space.  Here’s a […]

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Tips for Choosing Dining Room Chairs

Tips for Choosing Dining Chairs

I’ve got my whole family coming up to Brisbane at Christmas time, and that’s got me thinking about dining room chairs and how to accommodate everyone.  So I thought I’d share a little bit about my dining chairs, and some tips for choosing dining room chairs. I bought my dining table and chairs on eBay about […]

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Create a Special Mother’s Day Table

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and what would make her day more than a beautiful mother’s day table setting?  We are so excited to have a special guest, the lovely Kristin from Table Decorate Celebrate, on DIY Decorator today.  Kristin is the Queen of table decorating, and she has created this amazing table […]

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