The top still needs to be refinished, and since I've decided to not tackle this particular DIY because of the deatil involved we're hunting for the right person for the job. In the meantime I've been searching for the best way to decorate the top.
I have many odds and ends on hand, but sometimes my creativity comes up short and I need to look elsewhere for help. Natrually, the Southern bible, Southern Living Magazine, held the answers to all my questions.
If you're facing the same dilema, follow these four steps for a flawless and always stylish tabletop.
Hurricane vases or candlesticks are great because when you light candles, they add sparkle and make everything festive.
One Oddball Object
A Stack of Books
Use a few large, pretty art books to make a stack, and top it off with something decorative.
With these four rules in hand I set to work. And you know what? I'm pretty happy with how our coffee table turned out!
EDITED: Y'all, I seriously don't know why every time this post is published the end never shows up. Has this ever happened to anyone else? I'm just grateful that the title showed up this time! Please be patient, I'm working on it!