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Mother’s Day Tablescape Blog Hop

Today, we’re excited to share our Mother’s Day Tablescape Blog Hop!

A special thank you to Sandra of Charmed Crown Blog and Taylor of Uniquely Taylor Made for hosting this event.

If you’re new here, welcome, we’re thrilled to have you.

As some of you may know, we’ve been making lots of progress on my childhood home, Loblolly Manor. We are days away from finishing not only the laundry room makeover as part of the One Room Challenge.

So, it seemed all but serendipitous I would be invited to participate in this Mother’s Day Blog Hop while we were at Loblolly working on the dining room of all things!

It’s been a lot of fun spending extra time with my Mom sourcing items for each room, shopping at our favorite stores and dreaming up new ideas for each space.

Selecting a Tablescape Color Palette

We’ve been using mostly whites, grays, camels and pops of black in each space at Loblolly.  I asked my Mom how she wanted the dining room table dressed and she immediately responded, “Lots of white and a bit of lavender.”

My Mom and I were so excited to find this French linen table runner because it helped to set the tone for the entire house.

We found one set of these dishes at an antique store. My aunt found the other set while she was on vacation.

We picked up the white chargers at Michaels and the place mats are actually paper!

You can find the lavender at Hobby Lobby.

Creating a Lovely Tablescape 

The dining room table is one of my favorite pieces at Loblolly because my Mom came up with the design idea, my Dad built the table and I painted the table.

It was a lot of work but it felt like each one of us was giving their best gifts!

A Cozy Seating Space 

The seating bench was actually an old prayer bench we found at a thrift store which my bestie S helped us complete.

My Mom’s only request for the dining room was that all 12 of us be able to sit and eat at the same time.  I’m excited to say we accomplished that request!

Adding Vintage and Thrifted Finds 

We created the chalkboard from a $5 broken mirror and most of the time we use it as a menu board.

The chalkboard used to be featured over the dining room buffet.

But we recently decided to add a hutch to the buffet. That way, my Mom could display her collection of ironstone and tarnished silver.

I have to say, of all the projects we’ve completed for this space, adding the hutch was definitely a pleasant surprise.

Especially, given we had to marry two completely different pieces to order create this look.

Just off the dining room is the entry which has been given a bit of a refresh too.

Thankfully, there was enough room for this painted buffet we’ll be using as a drink station. We have a lot to celebrate this weekend…

…like one of the sweetest, kindest, most loving ladies to ever walk the planet!

More Mother’s Day Tablescape Blog Hop Ideas

Be sure to check out the beautiful tablescapes these lovely ladies have created in honor of Mother’s Day too!

Uniquely Taylor Made| The Tattered Pew| Charmed Crown Blog |

The Crowned Goat |The Simply Distressed |Rose and Whistle Home |Down Shiloh Road

Chelsea Woods Cottage| My 100 Year Old Home | The Homemaking Momma | Joy in Our Home

Until next time, I’ll see you on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest.

Many blessings,

CoCo

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10 Comments

  1. What a beautiful table!! I especially love the centerpiece! So glad we could team up for this hop!

    1. Thank you so much, Bree! It’s been great getting to know you guys and working together for this post. I love everything you did with your tablescape too and I hope you have the happiest Mother’s Day. Hugs, CoCo

  2. Coco!!! How sweet is this?! I love that this is your childhood home. And I love how you’ve included your mom in so much of this space. I bet that is something you and her will cherish forever. It’s so fitting for Mother’s Day !!!

    1. Thank you so much, Taylor! We’ve had such a great time shopping and working on this house together. She’s getting really excited about the way all the details are coming together which always gives us an extra push to make it special for her. Thank you again for putting this blog hop together. It’s been so much fun! Hugs and Happy Mothers Day, CoCo

  3. Kendra | www.joyinourhome.com says:

    I’m glad you’re blessed with a wonderful Mom CoCo!! Enjoy celebrating her around this beautiful table! I love that you all played a part in making it… it’s gorgeous! Love your dishes, the sprigs if lavender and the tablecloth! It’s all beautiful! You are amazing, friend … I know you’re in the middle of the crazy busy ORC but you created a beautiful setting here!

    1. You’re melting my heart, Kendra, thanks so much for your kinds words! Creating this tablescape and working with my Mom on the ORC has been so much fun. I wouldn’t trade even the hard days for a minute. Hope your weekend is richly blessed and your Mother’s Day is a special one. Big hugs, CoCo

  4. Hi Coco! I love your table setting and I love your style! Such beautiful pictures full of love and personality. SO fun to join you on this blog hop!

    1. Thank you so much, Kelly! I feel the same way about you. I hope your day is a special one. Hugs, CoCo

    1. You’re sweet, Amber, thank you! I appreciate the invite and I’m heading over now. Hope you have the best day! Hugs, CoCo

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