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Monday, March 17, 2014

Loving The Green

I think we are all a little Irish on St. Patty's day, at least we like to pretend we are.  Of course I'm cooking Corned Beef and Cabbage, so a green tablescape was called for too.  Definitely going for it.

I looked through the cupboards and didn't have anything with shamrocks, however I did have a few green dishes that I could add to the centerpiece and runner that I already had going.

 I pulled out my wood & rattan charger, stacked a few dishes, got out my favorite Horchow flatware, then  added an amber glass and check napkin to tie in the color scheme.

 My green bordeau plates all have a different animal.  I think all of these animals are in Ireland too, so that works for me.  A Cow.

 A Spunky Pig.

 Love this Rooster & Hen.

 And of course Bunnies are fabulous too.

Totally works with the bunny centerpiece I already had on the table.

 So, that's my GREEN IRISH table.

How about you, did you go for the Green too?

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  1. thanks for the chance to win! julie h

  2. Love your tablescape. Thanks for the giveaway!

  3. Those dishes are fantastic - ( for any time - but perfectly green for Paddy ! )
    Love that they have different animals on them
    ( the give away only applies to the U.S. so I'm out :(

  4. Perfect for St. Patrick's day Marty, love your plates the most!

  5. I go to Ireland for green!!! Marty your green table is to ready for spring! Love the bunny centerpiece too.
    XO Barbara

  6. Beautiful table ... and love that table runner.
    Welcome Spring.
    Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

  7. Love it Marty! Those are cute dishes- love farm animals. I did a bit of green on my kitchen table.

  8. Oh, Marty, those are just the greatest plates...everything looks fantastic!

  9. Marty I love your table!! the plates are so adorable and look wonderful with your Bunny! The whole table is so inviting....
    Happy St. Pat's Day!


  10. Love the greening of your table for ST. Paddy's Day. Your dishes are just perfect!!

  11. Marty, what a beautiful table! Those dishes are so lovely...very unique! No green for me today...I am wearing purple since I didn't have a green shirt...but my eyes are green so I guess you could say I'm always wearing it. Funny thing is, green has always been my favorite color and I have very little of it in my closet! The corned beef & cabbage sounds wonderful...Have a happy St. Paddy's Day!

  12. Happy St. Patrick's Day sweet lady!

    You sure is ready with such a lovely table and gorgeous plates...I'm smitten with them! It does work perfect with your green centerpiece and that pretty rabbit tureen, makes for perfection!
    Have a lovely week.

  13. Oh my goodness, I love everything about this table! The gorgeous bordeau plates, the flatware, the centerpiece, just gorgeous! Everything you do is always with style and panache, always an inspiration! Happy St. Patrick's Day! What a beautiful way to celebrate green~hugs, Poppy

  14. I do have a few pops of green here and there. You did a fabulous job on this table, Marty. Love the green dishes, and that runner is beautiful. Happy St. Paddy's Day!!

  15. Oh - those plates! I LOVE those plates!!!! And the French script table runner! It all looks so beautiful and put together - good work! Have a wonderful Irish dinner and enjoy your day! Erin go Bragh!

  16. Marty your table looks so love your green dishes!!

  17. Marty, I adore those green dishes. Your center piece is very nice also. blessings for a great day.xoxo,Susie

  18. Hi Marty,

    This is a terrific table for St. Paddy's Day! I love it all, but my favorite things are the bunny centerpiece, the brown and white gingham napkins, the flatware, and those GORGEOUS green plates. Oh, I would love to have some of those! :) Happy St. Pat's Day to you, and thanks for sharing.


    Denise at Forest Manor

  19. It's the perfect St. Paddy's day table! We usually have corned beef and cabbage, but we are waiting until this Saturday because we have guests coming.

  20. You know, I didn't go for the green this year and now that I've seen your pretty table, I wish that I had! I love your bordeau plates!

    I also wanted to tell you how much I love that topiary that you made. It looks fantastic!

  21. Marty...your tablescapes are always amazing. I'm crushing over your green plates. ;)
    Enjoy your corned beef dinner. (Shhh...Dont' tell...I've never made an Irish dinner.)
    Hope your week is off to an extraordinary start. Looking forward to seeing what you'll be sharing at Project Inspire{d}!

  22. I missed you at my 6th Annual St. Patrick's Day Blog crawl, Marty!
    Love those green plates on your table.

  23. Lovin' your green plates Marty, can I sit at the pig setting please:@) Enjoy your dinner and Happy St. Patty's Day!

  24. I absolutely adore the green many occasions they could be used for!

  25. I love those plates. And that rabbit tureen is beautiful. Such a pretty table setting, Marty. laurie

  26. I love your tablescape. Thank you for the

  27. Marty, your table is so pretty and those plates are them! Thanks so much for sharing at Amaze Me Monday...

  28. Marty, I love this tablescape and those plates!!! They are so cute! Thank you for sharing. You are one of the fan favorites at the Sunday Showcase from the Make it Pretty Monday party at The Dedicated House. Here is the link so you can check out your feature. Hope to see you again at the bash! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse