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Tablescapes and flower arranging at Sweetbay

I am on the email list of my favorite shop in Wakefield and whenever they have an event I try to attend. So when the invite to a tablescape demonstration at Sweetbay came to my inbox, I of course accepted.

The demonstration was given by shop owner, Beth Hylan and her daughter Liz. Beth opened the class by telling us she was going to do a few different looks. The first was a beachy theme.

Beth said she likes to use neutral candles and natural elements as often as possible.

In addition to the candles and sea shells, she added grasses for color. She mentioned that varying the height of the candles adds more interest.

She continued to add more natural elements, even some flowers from Liz's garden.

I like this theme very much and I plan to use my ivory flameless candles to replicate the look. My kitties would be very curious if they saw something like this on my table.

Beth said it is good to have a prop closet of trays, some wooden and others metal to play with. I agree,  I love to u…

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