A tool to help you create a unique, global Christmas table.
-Linens, Tableware, Centerpieces and Recipes-
1. Detail, Starry Night Tablecloth. This tablecloth is so gorgeous, and so unusual, it really creates its own cheerful, bright atmosphere at your Christmas table. You’ll want to read about the Dabu printing process used to create the indigo batik. Click on the picture, and you’ll find some great information.
2. Handmade Aluminum Serving Plate, Novica. I can’t believe how perfectly this handmade platter works with the Starry Night print. Both are bold and graphic, and the swirls mimic each other beautifully. By the way, Novica is another great resource for fair trade handmade goods. If you like Saffron Marigold, you’ll probably like their offerings too.
3. White Felt Christmas Trees, All You. I always gravitate toward simple and organic decorations. These are great – and easy to put together. A very clear tutorial is available when you click the picture.
4. Polish Star Cookies, Barbara Rolek, About.com. Well, you had me at “dipped in chocolate”, but this traditional eastern European recipe offers a wonderful sugar cookie recipe beneath the rich chocolate top. And… they’re almost too pretty to eat. Almost…