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Creating Centerpieces From Nature


Today's guest post is from Susi, a writer for Arcadian Home Decor, a great site that specializes in top quality home accessories at fantastic prices. At Arcadian Home Decor we understand that the majority of us are decorating on a budget these days. This doesn't mean any of us want to give up great style for our homes.

Centerpieces for dining tables are wonderful ways to dress up the table for formal dinners, holidays and celebrations. Looking toward nature for inspiration makes creating centerpieces more affordable but still elegant and full of style. Here are some of our favorite examples of creating centerpieces from nature. Go outside and be inspired!

Martha Stewart Weddings
Creating Centerpieces

This sheaf of wheat centerpiece is natural and elegant tied with a beautiful gray satin ribbon. Mixing natural materials with elegant touches creates beautiful centerpieces to go with the furniture.

Katy Cook Photography
Creating Centerpieces

A forest-inspired centerpiece from a wedding is full of ideas for creating centerpieces from nature. Each centerpiece is a symphony of textures and colors from small plants, moss and wood.

Pinterest
Creating Centerpieces

This is a simple way to take small things and create a big impact. Tying a group of Ball jars together with ribbon makes one large centerpiece. Each jar holds a single type of flower for a contemporary arrangement.

Pinterest
Creating Centerpieces

Nature inspired centerpieces don't always have to have flowers. These fall foliage centerpieces would look great on a buffet or dining table for Thanksgiving.

Style Me Pretty
Creating Centerpieces

Succulents make great table decorations. Their silvery greens and pinks are feminine while their shapes are more architectural and masculine. They are beautiful paired with silvers and whites.

Thrifty d√ącor Chick
Creating Centerpieces

Using seasonal fruit as a centerpiece is a way to bring what is going on outdoors in nature to the table. For fall, small apples, pumpkins or gourds make beautiful centerpieces and candle holders.

Wedding Bee
Creating Centerpieces

Terrariums make beautiful centerpieces. These microcosms can be made with a variety of glass vessels and simple or exotic plants.

Better Homes & Gardens
Creating Centerpieces

Let natural elements stand alone for simple but stunning table decor. A platter or tray of shells, beach rocks, acorns, chestnuts or other interesting natural treasures makes a quick and stylish centerpiece.

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