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How to Improve Your Personal Style

An individual’s personal style is something that can set them apart and make them stand out in a room full of people. Even if you aren’t that into fashion, you can still develop a style that people can identify you by. Perhaps you’re wondering how you can improve your style and make it more interesting, or you’re at a point in your life that you’re hungry for change. Whatever the case, you can improve your style at any time you want to, just be open to trying something new. Here are practical ways that you can improve your personal style nevertheless.

Know What Look You’re Going For

Before you can actually improve your personal style, you need to know what exactly you’re looking to change it to. Identify what your personal style is presently and what about it is you want to improve. It could be that you wear too much black and feel like your style is too gothic and want to introduce new and vibrant colors to your wardrobe. Knowing where you want to go will give you an idea of how to g…

How to Set A Nature-Inspired Table for Fall


Fall Table Decor
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If you're hosting Thanksgiving or a fall celebration this year, how you decorate the table is just as important as the food you serve. The hottest trend in table decor this time of year is natural and rustic. Nature-inspired decor is very affordable, because you can mix and match as well as use items from your back yard or grocery store, like twigs, leaves, pumpkins and other fall produce.

A Simple Fall Table Setting by Secret Garden Cottage

This look is so casual and simple. The trick to pulling this look off is finding the right pumpkin. If you can't find a Cinderella pumpkin like the one in this picture, you can try a local farmer's market. I think it would look even better with a white Cinderella pumpkin. The all-white table setting is the perfect backdrop for such a beautifully simple centerpiece. If you don't have all-white dishes, you can pick up some formal white plates at Dollar Tree. Yup, Dollar Tree. At just a dollar a piece, you can get as many pieces as you like to mix and match.


Fall Table Setting by Everyday Occasions

This blogger is a genious. She created a beautiful country table using a plaid wrap. Create your own unique table scape by using a throw, wrap or scarves. Don't fuss over measurements. Just focus on the style of fabric you want. Once the placesettings and centerpiece are set out, the overall look will come together.

A Table for Thanksgiving by Finding Home

This is a beautiful example of an over-the-top shabby chic table. The best thing about using country fabrics like burlap is that your runner doesn't have to have finished edges. If you can't find the fabric or print you want in a commercial table runner, you can simply go to a craft store and get a long strip of fabric. If you want to clean up the edges without sewing, use pinking shears. Add on strips or lace or wide floral ribbon for a luxurious, layered table runner.


If it's your firt time hosting Thanksgiving dinner, you can wow guests and make any critical moms or mothers-in-law zip their lips by making a professional place setting. Simply follow one of these two diagrams below. (via replacements.com)


Formal Place Setting:





Casual Place Setting:


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Comments

  1. That second picture somewhat resembles my brother's kitchen table....

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  2. How beautiful. I don't entertain, but if I did I'd zoom right back to this post! Shared!

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