A Little Bit Cottage...Dining With Vintage Tablecloths

vintage tablecloths cottage charm

A vintage tablecloth added to that picnic basket and taken to the beach or the park adds a great feeling of fancy, but today I'm layering them on...
the dining table for some simple cottage charm...

cottage vintage dining table

Since I don't have a vintage tablecloth that is large enough to cover the entire table, I have layered several...


layered tablecloths

There is no rule about mixing patterns in my book of interior styling, and in keeping with similar color tones I find that it all just blends well into a unique look...


wildflower table arrangement

Some of the fresh cut flowers that I have had for a few days have been mixed with some bougainvillea that I cut on a neighborhood walk with the dogs this morning...

cottage farmhouse dining

Romantic and feminine vintage French Limoges dishes and more blooms in favorite aqua drinking glasses from Anthropologie, with an old French cutting board for texture...

aqua kitchen

With the sun streaming in through the antique birdcage, our indoor picnic will be served up indoors this evening with a warm and friendly cottage style...

cherry tablecloth
vintage tablecloths shabbyfufublog

Thanks for stopping by today!

12 comments

Darrielle Tennenbaum said...

I love your table clothes--I am a hoarder of linens! Ha ha. Gorgeous table--I want to come over and have a treat!

chateau chic said...

Love the idea of layering vintage tablecloths! Beautiful picnic style.
Mary Alice

Heaven's Walk said...

It all looks so fresh and pretty, Janet! The soft colors bring so much summertime to your room! I love the layering of tablecloths, too. :)

xoxo laurie

Susie said...

I like the way you have layered your table cloths. I have some old ones also, and I love using them. Blessings, xoxo,Susie

Devonshire1212 said...

Hi Janet...I do the same thing in that I throw items together as long as they are in the same color group! I work better with color as opposed to patterns. Gosh I love tablecloths with cherries! Fay

Jennelise said...

Beautiful! This vignette makes me feel like summer!
Jennelise

DEB said...

Oh Janet...Sooo pretty & I love the vintage tablecloths!!! Looks so inviting & cottage styling is my favorite:) You are the master at it & I have learned thru you over the years! Love ya..
Deb:) xoxo

Έξυπνες Συμβουλές said...

Gorgeous table and tablecloth !!

Helena Oops said...

Always in admiration for your beautiful items and pictures!

White Lace and Promises said...

I miss my vintage tableclothes. I had many, but sold them all on impulse when I needed to fill my booth. Love your table.

Vanessa Greenway said...

All beautifully arranged! I love the cottagey feel. :) Pretty glasses and floral arrangement too. Have a nice day! Love, Vanessa

JP said...

Everything is just so sweet...I'm not sure what I like the best!
JP

Back to Top