Kathe With an E: Thanksgiving Buffet - 2012

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Thanksgiving Buffet - 2012

As I mentioned in my previous post,
I decorated the buffet 
for the the Thanksgiving holiday.

 I took my inspiration
from a blog post I saw at
{source: Momma Hens Coop}

I loved the galvanized metal
and the amber jugs
and I just knew I could put my spin
on it for our buffet.

 I started with a lace runner
that was a gift from Mr. B's mother.
I then added a metal tray
from Ikea.

 I "borrowed" some of Mr. B's
beer growlers and some of 
his homebrewing bottles.
The bottles in the back are elevated
with a piece of fence post from 
my wood stash.
I then loaded it up with faux
Fall garland and flowers.
 On the left side I set a large 
faux white pumpkin and a smaller orange one.
And on the right, I stacked a couple of
thrifted books wrapped in burlap
and set a small apothecary jar
filled with ceramic pumpkins on top.
Two more ceramic pumpkins 
complete the vignette.


I just love how seasonal it feels!
Autumn and Thanksgiving
are both represented.
Mr. B & I both
wish you and yours
a very Happy Thanksgiving.

 I always share my tables with 
and 
Marty at A Stroll Thru Life Table Top Tuesday

Click here to see where else I may be partying this week.
AND
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for my link party.
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24 comments:

  1. I love your decorations! I hope you and Mr B. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

    hugs, Linda

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  2. You did a GREAT job putting your own spin on Momma Hen's! Love it! And my daughter wonders why I save old bottles....as long as they have color! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving. Your blog is one I'm thankful for! Dona

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  3. Wishing you and Mr. B a Happy Thanksgiving.

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  4. I loved it.
    Beautiful decor with amazing fall colors.
    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your loved ones.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

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  5. Beautiful decor, Kathe. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family. xo

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  6. This is lovely, Kathe! Happy Thanksgiving to you :-)
    Linda

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  7. Hi Kathe,
    This is so beautiful. I hope that you share this with Adorned From Above's link party this week. It really is special. I have a link party called Wednesdays Adorned From Above Link Party and would love to have you share this with everyone. Here is the link to the party.
    http://www.adornedfromabove.com/2012/11/mason-jar-center-piece-and-wednesdays.html
    Debi @ Adorned From Above

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  8. Such a beautiful buffet!
    Thanks for linking up this week!
    Have a blessed Thanskgiving!
    Stacey of Embracing Change

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  9. Beautiful! I love all the colors and especially adding the bottles. Perfect amount of balance in your design. Happy Thanksgiving!

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  10. This is a great, original centerpiece design! The beer growlers and brewing bottles make it personal, and the color contrasts are really interesting. I love it! I'll bet that it's one of your husband's favorites, too! Thanks for inviting us for a peak. Cherry Kay

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  11. That's very pretty! Happy Thanksgiving :)

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  12. Great collection of items....and colors!

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  13. Hey that bottle tray is really cool in the Thanksgiving fallness.

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  14. Hi Kathe, love your copycat buffet with the tray and the lovely table runner. It's always fun to include items of gifts from friends and family. Looks very welcoming!

    Merry Christmas,
    Helen

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  15. You always do a fabulous job! I love it. The perfect Thanksgiving buffet. Thanks so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent!!

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  16. The buffet is AMAZING Kathe!!! You did such a great job!

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer... From Dream To Reality!!

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  17. Your buffet looks great Kathe!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
    http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

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  18. Great job Kathe. I really like the amber bottles with the tin. I have an old amber gallon clorox bottle. A friend saw it at a thrift store and thought of me. Ain't that sweet? Thanks for sharing with Share Your Cup.
    Hugs,
    Jann

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  19. Love the galvanized metal tray with the dark beer bottles! Great idea. Thank you for joining Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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  20. I really like the jug idea. I would have never thought of that, but they really do ssy, "fall."

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  21. The buffet is absolutely beautiful! Love it!!! Thanks for sharing on "I Gotta Try That"
    Marcie

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  22. Love your buffet - especially the lampshades! Thank you for sharing at All my Bloggy Friends. I can't wait to see what you share this week.

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