Silver, White, and Evergreen Christmas

Paula’s favorite color palette for holiday tablescapes is the timeless yet sophisticated combination of silver and white paired with soft greens and evergreen trimmings from her yard. 

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Vessels are filled with floral arrangements comprised of white roses, magnolia leaves, spruce and boxwood clippings, and holly from Paula’s gardens.
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Mercury-glass ornaments become small vases by removing the hook and cap on top and hot-gluing a small metal keychain ring on the bottom to stabilize the ornament.
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Place markers crafted from simple white gift tags are tied to the folded napkin pockets using thin velvet ribbon accented with a small ornament and a sprig of boxwood.
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From Thanksgiving through New Year’s, Paula’s family heirloom silver makes its way to her tables and buffets.