Thursday, November 4, 2010

Buckets of Table Coverings

I previously posted various versions of "sweets tables," featuring party planners' various takes on this concept.  Not only are there great ideas of this concept, but the different takes on "tablescaping" are amazing. If you are contemplating a sweets table or some version of that, check out these ideas for making the table the center of attention at your party!

In my previous post, I featured this table, but it is so lovely and fun that I had to again.  This would be perfect for any princess party.  I am thinking of using it for Grace's Prom Birthday Party.  What is more fun than tulle other than tons of it?
Courtesy of Send In the Clowns

No girls?  No problem.  Boys can be just as cute.  How adorable is this pirate themed table?

Courtesy of The Purple Pug

No space behind the table to hang your banner?  Don't overlook the front of your table!

Courtesy of A to Z Celebrations
(And who says you can't use plastic table coverings!  Nancy from A to Z Celebrations makes them look great!  Love the layered look.)

Courtesy of Sweet Girly Mommy

How about using table runners the opposite way and adorning the front of the runner?

Courtesy of Save the Date for Cupcakes

Loving the Layered Look?  It's not just for winter apparel...

Courtesy of A Blissful Nest 

Love, love, love this use of layering vintage fabric.

How about a boy's version...

Courtesy of Kara's Party Ideas

Cari at Socially Circled makes these amazing custom table coverings!  I'm in love!

Courtesy of Socially Circled

Courtesy of Socially Circled

And finally, I've previously expressed my love of ribbon so this table was an instant hit for me.  This is from Michelle at MaddyCakes Muse.  How ingenious!  She used duct tape to adhere the ribbon to the table.  Duct tape is a party planners best friend!
Courtesy of MaddyCakes Muse


  1. Oh my goodness!! Thanks so much for adding me your list! GREAT IDEAS!!! Love your fun to read your posts! :) ~Nancy~

  2. Melissa, Thank you so much for featuring our TableTop Drops!!! Love your blog!!! xoxo