September 23, 2015: Fall Centerpiece

My latest home décor purchase is this Landon 5-Votive Tray Candle Holder from World Market.

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Last week I was perusing seasonal and other new décor items on the World Market website and happened upon this tray. I visualized it sitting on my dining room table, filled with nature’s fall beauty and thought “Yes! Want it!”

So a couple of days later on a trip to Asheville I ran by World Market and picked up the last one they had in stock.

When I saw it in the store, I loved the size and I knew t it would be perfect for my dining room table. The finish on the wood is a lovely gray-brown that gives it a slightly weathered appearance. The metal candle pedestals have a flat brown finish that looks almost rusty and the handles at each end of the wooden tray are slightly chippy.

The only thing I didn’t absolutely love was the size of the glass votive holders that came with it. I thought they looked too small sitting atop the pedestals and there was too much space around the base of the votives. I changed out the votive holders for some chubby little bowl-shaped ones I had on hand. They fill the space better. I love the way the tray looks filled with natural and faux pumpkins and gourds, bits of excelsior, pine cones, and faux fall leaves, sitting on the woven fiber table runner.

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And I love the way it looks on my no-sew pumpkin-printed burlap table runner too.

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ctr 4cI am planning to use this centerpiece throughout the fall season right through to Thanksgiving. I am already imagining how I can change it to use it for my Christmas tablescape.

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