Free printable placemats for a vintage Jubilee table


I think these vintage printable placemats were probably designed with weddings in mind, but how perfect (and cheap) would they be for a Diamond Jubilee street party table? {© Lucky No. 9 via The Pretty Blog} All three designs are free to download here and can be printed straight onto standard white paper. I think… 

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Vintage Christmas inspiration


When it comes to elegant Christmas decorations, The White Company never disappoints. This year’s collection is all about vintage glamour. And goodness knows I could do with a little more of that in my life *applies lipstick and slips on killer heels* Three ball candle holder, £40; Frosted leaf wreath, £65 It’s going to take… 

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Summer table style for under 50p


You can’t even buy a Twirl for less than 50p nowadays. But snap up a pack of cheap ELLY tea towels from IKEA (£1.99 for 4) and you can create a simple summer table setting like this, as seen in the very lovely Kinfolk magazine. {Lisa Warninger and Chelsea Fuss via Kinfolk} Sometimes the simplest… 

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