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Table settings

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Pulled-Thread Table Runner

Steps:7
Other Ideas:
Entertaining, Table runners
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Levitating Halloween Table and Treats

Steps:2
Trick or treat? This witch appears to have both at her disposal. Ghouls in her good graces can help themselves from an urn of candies. But get a little cheeky and the treats won't be the only thing to go flying.
Materials
  • Round table kit
  • Large cardboard tube
  • Black spray paint
  • Hammer and nails
  • Sandbags
  • Lightweight, gauzy fabric
  • Stiffy fabric stiffener
  • Medium weight string
  • 1/4-inch to 1/2-inch dowels
  • Glue gun
  • Candy chain template
  • .005-inch-thick clear acetate
  • Candy in wrappers
  • Similar urn
  • Monofilament
  • Screw eye
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Bunny Fold for Napkins

Steps:6
Easter-rabbit-shaped napkins are a festive detail for the holiday table, and they only require a few simple folds. Well-starched crisp cotton or linen will transform into the sturdiest bunnies. Fold napkins the day before your meal so your "warren" is full when guests arrive.
Materials
  • Cotton or linen napkins, starched
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Mini Witch and Cat Pumpkins

Steps:6
Materials
  • 3 mini pumpkins
  • Melon baller
  • China marker
  • Pumpkin saw or miniature saw: Keyhole saw blade, X-Acto No. 15 (LXKY31), and X-Acto Knife No. 2 (LXKY73), from Tower Hobbies
  • Wooden skewers
  • Black construction paper, by Martha Stewart Crafts, from marthastewartcrafts.com
  • Toothpicks
  • Waxed twine in black (WL4PLYBLK), from The Caning Shop
  • Nylon broom bristles
  • Black crepe paper
  • Red straight pins (for vampire bat eyes)
  • Small branch (optional, for witch's broom)
  • Straw (optional, for witch's broom)
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Napkins with a Modern Fold

Steps:7
Other Ideas:
Decorating, Entertaining
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Velvet Trivets

Steps:2
Set the table with this easy and elegant velvet trivet.
Materials
  • Wood art-box board, 5-by-7-inch box by American Easel; dickblick.com
  • Silk-and-rayon velvet, in Gold, 44 inches, New York Elegant Fabrics, 212-302-4980
  • Washed silk-and-rayon velvet in Blue, B&J Frabrics
  • Foam brush
  • Adhesive, Yes Paste; artsuppliesonline.com
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Silver Mesh Beaded Napkin Rings

Steps:2
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Whiteware Table Settings

Steps:5
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Flaming Foliage Candleholders

Steps:3
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