Apr 5, 2012

Easter Tablescape & Cheap Dishes

I love Easter and all that it stands for! I love the pretty decorations...the bunnies, chicks and eggs. I love the fact that Jesus died on a Cross for my sin and arose on the 3rd day! WOW! Lot of things to love about Easter! And....I love my Easter tablescape!

I do adore bunnies. Would like to have some REAL ones...but the DH said, "Too much upkeep". Ugg....

These dishes are simple but yet lovely! Especially when I found these at a yard sale for $10...and I got two sets of these (16) of each item for $10....Since that time I have found more of these dishes along with serving platters, serving bowls and etc.! I probably have enough of this pattern to serve 20 people!!!!

 Decided to use my gravy boat to hold my sweet n' low.

 I just adore my little basket.

 Found these adorable glass eggs at a KNIFE place in Tn. You never know what you will find! 

Love my bunny teapot. A friend gave that to me years ago for Easter. I've had the clear goblits for years. Actually bought those at Dollar General for $1.00 each.

Notice the green coaster my goblit is sitting on?

It is actually a tile....like the kind you purchase to create a backsplash...I saw these and for 25 cents each I thought...How cute to use as coasters!

Awe...my little bunny trinket box...

The wooden napkins rings came from Walgreen's...     2 for $1.00. The pretty napkins which the picture doesn't do them justice came from Little Dolly's in Tn. The bambo silverware came from Walgreen's as well and they were a mere 4 for $1.00. So I got a set of cheap and cute bambo silverware for $6.00 If it only last one season then I've got my monies worth!

The adorable little cross has the words REJOICE on them. I found these at Wal-mart for $1.00 each. Put one at each place setting. 

Another adorable bunny that holds a candle sitting on a framed piece of glass.

The green runner was actually a curtain valance I found in the discount aisle at Walmart for $3.

The silver chargers came from Hobby Lobby for $1.99 each.

I'm joining Kathaleen for Let's Dish over at http://www.cuisinekathleen.com/ and Debra at http://commonground-debrasvintagedesigns.blogspot.com/  and Diann at http://thethriftygroove.blogspot.com/2012/04/thrifty-tablescape-10.html 
and Mary for Masterpiece Monday over at http://boogieboardcottage.blogspot.com/2012/04/welcome-to-67th-masterpiece-monday.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2FSTQkK+%28Boogieboard+Cottage%29
 Go on over and look around....

I've enjoyed sharing my tablescape with you. Happy Easter and May God bless you. 

Hugs and Blessings, Cindy


  1. Gorgeous....now what are you serving and what time do we eat?!?!? ;-) HOPE your Easter is blessed!

  2. What a beautiful table Cindy! Everything looks so pretty. I hope you link this wonderful thrifty table to my "Thrifty Tablescape" party on Saturday! I hope you and your family have a happy and blessed Easter!

  3. Hi Cindy,

    Your Easter tablescape is so beautiful. You can't beat those dishes for only $10. What a bargain! I did notice your green coaster and never thought about using tiles - what a neat idea. Just put a felt backing on them and you are all set. Happy Easter to you!

  4. I am not believing you used tile pieces for coasters! I would have never thought about that! Such an awesome idea. I love your Easter table. Almost too pretty to eat out of! Nita B

  5. Saw all the above in person and it was beautiful! So much to look at while I was eating! Great job decorating. You need to come to my house!

  6. Such a cute table -- thanks so much for visiting!

  7. Oh I like your rabbits! So cute. REALLY love the bambo napkins rings and silverware...and from WALGREENS? Who would have guessed? The little cross is so cute. You are indeed a Thrifty shopper with good taste. Happy Easter lady. Connie Royals

  8. What a fun and meaningful table...it seems to really express your fun-hearted personality. Also, thanks for stopping by today.. God bless and have a marvelous Easter!

  9. Such a pretty table - and you certainly have set what looks like an expensive table with great deals - my Favorite is the flatware (what a deal) Enjoy Easter!

  10. Lovely table, Cindy...pretty china pattern and great buy on it, too!
    Happy Easter.

  11. Your table is so pretty, Cindy! I love how you got everything as a bargain, it doesn't look that way. Love your dishes and goblets and I am definitely going to use your tip on the valance as a runner! Ingenious!

    Have a blessed Easter!


  12. just lovely, cindy! i esp. love the idea of using a tile for a coaster! happy easter!

  13. I love Easter too and your table with your bunnies is adorable! Great buy on the dishes ... so pretty too.
    Have a wonderful Easter.

  14. Your dishes are beautiful and look great in this Easter setting! Lovely!

  15. Your table is so beautiful! I'm loving the dishes for 20! love to have sets for lots of people too and I have some. Your bunnies are so adorable! I love your tile coasters, terrific! Thank you lively lady for your sweet and kind visit. Wish you a wonderful EASTER DAY-

  16. You got a great deal and what pretty dishes, and even prettier on your table with all the accessories you put together....Christine

  17. Hi Cindy...

    My friend, your Easter table is simply gorgeous!!! What a beautiful dish pattern...sooo perfect for a pretty springtime table! You certainly did get a great deal on them at the yard sale! If I had seen them...I would have certainly scooped them up! I loved getting to see all of your sweet bunnies...you have a lovely collection! My favorite is the bunny teapot! Adorable!!! I love how you showcased several of your bunnies with the frames...that's a GRAND idea! Very pretty! I sooo enjoyed your beautiful Easter table...thank you for sharing it with us!

    Sending you and your family my warmest wishes for a blessed Easter!


  18. Gorgeous tablescape. I love how you used items for purposes other than which they were intended. Happy Easter!

  19. So pretty for Easter. Love the china, lovely pattern and colors. Happy Easter!

    the French Hutch

  20. Beautiful table. I love your china pattern! Happy Easter! hugs, Linda

  21. Very beautiful! I LOVE those glass eggs...how special!

  22. What a darling tablescape, Happy Easter.

  23. Thank you for linking this pretty and thrifty tablescape up to TT! I hope you have a great day!


So glad you stopped by to visit.
Hugs and blessings, Cindy