Cinnamon, silver and fesitivities: Fun, crafty inspirations for you

Updated On Dec 13, 2014 10:59 PM IST 5 Photos
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December brings with it the whiff of festivities. To bring a celebratory vibe to the table, here are fun ways to perk up your dining accomplices. (Text by: Snigdha Ahuja) Dressing up your silver: Get boredome off the table and throw some colour and fun onto it! Snuggle your silver inside empty glass jars filled with scented dinner napkins. But, for an all-out festive spirit, look nothing beyond this Santa-red stocking and candy cane combo to hold all your silver.

December brings with it the whiff of festivities. To bring a celebratory vibe to the table, here are fun ways to perk up your dining accomplices. (Text by: Snigdha Ahuja) Dressing up your silver: Get boredome off the table and throw some colour and fun onto it! Snuggle your silver inside empty glass jars filled with scented dinner napkins. But, for an all-out festive spirit, look nothing beyond this Santa-red stocking and candy cane combo to hold all your silver.

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Filling the jar with festive love: Mason jars or your kitchen-staple glass jar with a wide-mouth can help you bring in the festive spirit. Use stencils, decals, gingham fabric cut-outs and tea lights to perk em’ up. If you are confident about your craft skills, you can use paint and props to create an entire centerpiece dining scene!

Filling the jar with festive love: Mason jars or your kitchen-staple glass jar with a wide-mouth can help you bring in the festive spirit. Use stencils, decals, gingham fabric cut-outs and tea lights to perk em’ up. If you are confident about your craft skills, you can use paint and props to create an entire centerpiece dining scene!

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A cup full of inspiration: To serve your guests with midnight coffee or a big helping of mulled wine, take inspiration from these cup cosies, paper cup toppers and glitter-dipped beauties. If you don’t want to go the knit-way and spend time creating a customised fit, revamp an old muffler or a chunky crochet sock that you can find in your closet and make your way with the scissors.

A cup full of inspiration: To serve your guests with midnight coffee or a big helping of mulled wine, take inspiration from these cup cosies, paper cup toppers and glitter-dipped beauties. If you don’t want to go the knit-way and spend time creating a customised fit, revamp an old muffler or a chunky crochet sock that you can find in your closet and make your way with the scissors.

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Some heady decoration: Admit it, the season’s got you having a little more wine than you intended to! Well, the best way to repent is by taking your bottles and revamping them to beautify your dining table. From making them aglow with dainty fairylights, to changing them into candle holders after spraying the outside with matte black paint, or dressing them up in customised crochet cuties — take your pick!

Some heady decoration: Admit it, the season’s got you having a little more wine than you intended to! Well, the best way to repent is by taking your bottles and revamping them to beautify your dining table. From making them aglow with dainty fairylights, to changing them into candle holders after spraying the outside with matte black paint, or dressing them up in customised crochet cuties — take your pick!

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Sweet n’ spicy creativity: Cinnamon, star anise, and fragrant painted cloves ... add some spice to your décor! A festive votive embraced by cinnamon sticks, dried and slashed orange peels used as your dining table centerpiece and candle decoratives using the spices to get an old-school-Christmas-feel — there’s a lot that you can do to change your festive dining game!

Sweet n’ spicy creativity: Cinnamon, star anise, and fragrant painted cloves ... add some spice to your décor! A festive votive embraced by cinnamon sticks, dried and slashed orange peels used as your dining table centerpiece and candle decoratives using the spices to get an old-school-Christmas-feel — there’s a lot that you can do to change your festive dining game!

Updated on Dec 13, 2014 10:59 PM IST
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