Tablescapes, 2 please!

I found these plates at Home Goods the other day…I was NOT supposed to be shopping…I am NOT supposed to buy anything until March…BUT, at $3.99, I made a little exception…these are so cute and different…

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I love the fanciful script text with the occasional heart…the words are so great, my favorite is faint in the lower right corner, I think that is adorable!

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You can see of course, how I couldn’t possibly resist!

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This will be a perfect spot for a cozy Valentine dinner for 2, snuggled up in our favorite chairs in the family room.

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Cupids, hearts and sweet treats adorn this little stone table…

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In the center is a heart bowl full of peanut M&Ms. Iit looks like the little seated cupid on the left is already nibbling!

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There is a mini cake dome full of sugared jelly hearts,

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a red candle to light when it starts to get dark.

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A delightful evening is sure to be on the menu!  What would you serve your Valentine at a romantic dinner for 2? Please leave me some suggestions, I need some ideas!!

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20 Responses to “Tablescapes, 2 please!”
  1. I totally give you a pass on not being able to resist. Who could?!??!?! The plates are cute as they can be! I wish I had some suggestions for a romantic evening for 2, but I’m tapped. I haven’t had to create or participate in a romantic evening in so long that my brain is rusted on the subject! 🙂 Just have a good time whatever you do!

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  2. Great tablescape! I LOVE those plates!! (I would have caved in and bought them as well!!)
    Kenley

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  3. Sally Clem says:

    Steaks on the grill would be a perfect accompaniment to this beautiful table. Love is all around!

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  4. Shanee says:

    Your table for two is adorable! Love all the cupids and especially the Cupid glasses. Thanks for sharing, visiting from No Minimalist.

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  5. I wouldn’t have passed those up myself! Way way cute. That table is set soo sweetly. That would be valentine’s enough.. Maybe some shrimp? Happy Valentine’s, xo marlis

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  6. How pretty, I love the script dishes. I have a link party that starts on Tuesday’s and goes through Thursday, would love for you to come on over.
    Wanda Ann @ http://www.memoriesbythemile.com/

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  7. I love those script plates! Beautiful table!

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  8. memoriesbythemile says:

    Thank you for sharing your beautiful table setting and for adding my button. See you at next weeks party. Have a lovily Valentine’s Day.
    Wanda Ann @ Memories by the Mile

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  9. Maria says:

    I would not have been able to resist them either, and I really like the rest of the dishes and flatware with which you paired them! Beautifully done!

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  10. lulu says:

    I can see why you couldn’t resist the plates…they are so fun. Red touches with black and white is always a winner in my eyes.

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  11. Marigene says:

    I can understand why you snapped those cute plates up…I would have, too!

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  12. Ann k says:

    I would not have passed up those plates either!! Love them!!

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  13. The table is adorable and most beautiful. Love the plates. The cupids make such a perfect centerpiece for this table.

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  14. Kim says:

    What did you do – make a 3-month long New Year’s resolution? Really, no purchase until March? Good thing you found these plates to break the monotony and boredom of no shopping! The plates are adorable, and I have to ask…did you really only get 2? Didn’t you buy at least 4 or 6 for future tablescapes? (Not encouraging you to get into trouble or anything…) Your table for two is lovely, new plates and all!

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    • Haha, that is an old post that I dug out of the archives for Susan’s party. I really do try not to buy new stuff, but I do have my eye on some plates from Anthropology, so please tell me to be good 🙂

      XOXO Jenna

      Sent from my iPhone

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  15. Bev says:

    Lovely! Crazy about those plates and the goblets as well.

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  16. susie holler says:

    I love your table and hate Home Goods for putting out stuff I can’t resist either. the closest Home Goods store is 65 miles away . I use to live near three stores. when I drove this week(the first real day off I have had in three weeks) they did not have these plates or I would have bought them also. I am real serious here If I send you a check for two plates and shipping charges could you get me two of these plates please? I don’t know when I could get out there again. please let me know if this doable ok. thank you Susie

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    • oh Susie, of course I would but unfortunately I bought these 2 years ago 😦 so sorry! I wish I had a cupboard full so I could send you some but I only bought 2…I have never had much luck at finding more than 2 matching things at HG, the people that buy full sets of stuff must either go everyday or live somewhere that no one else goes shopping! But I do think it’s more fun to have small sets, that way you can have more stuff!

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