Category Archives: Tabletop

Entertaining Tales From Chestnut Cottage!

  Wow, what a busy few weeks…”the faster I go, the behinder I get”!  This past weekend, Wells and I hosted a dinner party for a lovely bride, Molly McClure and her groom, David Stanley. The tables for this party … Continue reading

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More Winter Whites…

Skyros Designs is one of my favorite companies for lovely tabletop designs! More snow this week has put me in the mood for white china patterns! I found a lovely Skyros collection called The Historia Collection. The inspiration for this collection is ornamental … Continue reading

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“Shades of Blue”: New Shades of Blue at Williams Sonoma!

  As you might expect, I am always on the hunt for new “shades of blue” for the table. I recently discovered some great new blue patterns at Williams Sonoma that I thought you might enjoy seeing. This new French Blue collection has … Continue reading

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A Christmas Visit to Chestnut Cottage!

Hello friends, it’s Leah speaking! I’m taking over the blog today to share my annual Christmas visit to Chestnut Cottage. As most of you know, I’ve been working for Kathy for several years now. Even though we are in different … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Entertaining!

It is a busy time here at Chestnut Cottage, with Thanksgiving in less than two weeks and Christmas just around the corner! Lots to do and little time to do it in!! But when one’s passion is entertaining, the joy … Continue reading

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