Modification of My Swedish Christmas Table 2012

Yes, indeed!

Honestly, I never think about doing a typical Swedish Christmas tablesetting, since I came to Sweden. I don't know what I was doing. I was just stuck and did not notice, or was that just we always celebrated the Christmas dinner with GH family. We stopped the dinner when  the kiddos are grown-up and they celebrate their own.

This year, both kiddos are home to celebrate the Christmas. Lil Missy came home for a 3 weeks winter break and the Kiddoboy  want to be with us as well. Isn't it a great Christmas present when your loveones are gathered around you? I don't need any gifts. If I want something, either me or GH could buy, any time of the year. I told my family that togetherness and good health are the highlight of my Christmas, this year. Specially, this Christmas is our first Christmas without my parents, their grandparents.

Here are the shots of my modified Swedish/Pinoy(Americanized Table)
 I started with burlap tablecloth, so Swedish  and the dishes are Swedish too...

 Vintage Swedish but French design flatwares "Lily"
 Drinking glass are from IKEA, Sweden very own export name...
 Green stoneware plates are Höganäs
Christmas chickadee on a Cedar branch is a very Swedish deco (made by me) 

 Christmas village is American adapted in The Philippines

 I can't resist re-using my mulled wine set "hearts" sign coz my family is complete
 Christmas set with JUL as Christmas and Billy goat
 Advent candle holder is Made in Sweden. I use this all year round
 Reindeers is special made of real Swedish reindeer fur from Lappland
 Swedish acorns, Jule/Billy goat, oldest Scandinavian Christmas tradition
 Burlap painted as Merry Christmas 

 Mini frosted Christmas trees signed as Swedish
Finnish said, Sta live in Finland but Sweden have their own version must see!
Pls press the link and you will find and exciting adventure. I been there---

This are the name tags!  Sorry for blurry pix
 Our centerpiece, signed of abundancy
Just served enough! But still lot become left-overs...
 During  Christmas dinner/whimsical with all the light
I love the scenery with my Christmas Eve, my table with my jewels...
The bonding and share the sweet moments
Choco fondant (not a good quality pix)
Rice A´la Malta is Swedish typical Christmas dessert (My style)
Here we are All... Together US one... D´Nics

Hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and Wishes YÁll a Peaceful/Bountiful

Linking to BNOP

White & Silver On TTT Day At D´Box

Yes! as I said in my earlier post---

That I am starting my new life as an orphan. Living without parents is not easy, but if millions of people managed to live their lives as orphans, why can't I, right? It's time to change and a matter of fact, whether I like it or not, I have to accept it. Now, I really need to let dear Ma go and have the best of her best life together with Dad and our Creator.

I need my heart to move on and live my life to the fullest. So, here I am... looking forward to the bright side. My life and my family. What can I ask for more? 

JUST LOOK AROUND AND YOU CAN FIND THE ANSWER... guess I am enjoying, right?
I am taking my shots... so C´mon & join!
Welcome home @ D´Box in a snowy day---
What do you think about my wreath? EZ  and simple...
Another simple vignettes with real mini Christmas trees
Silver bells, welcome the winter day
Now, we starts with the centerpiece, acorns & some ornaments...
Silver reindeers join the fun long way from The Philippines §;-)
Silver champagne stand with silver ornaments and faux white boxwood
Tea and coffee cups! I love them although, I bought them so cheap?
Terrence Conran silver glass join the fun too!
Vintage Swedish Carlströms silver flatwars, tied up to match the theme.
I dearly love the curves of my silver charges and my dinner plates...
Oh! not chronically order here, LoL* hang with me, pls?

Candleholders are one set of this fancy set! See the finials? And my reflection!
Silver bowl is also Terrence Conran and vintage silver fruitstand 
All the set was purchased at In & Finn  a knick-knacks store. Silk paisley napkins
Crown napkin rings was from $ Store in Dalacarlia
Lemon fromagé a´la CC girl for dessert
Come and join me--- Dinner time
Mr. SM is absolutely enjoying that you drop by @ D´Box.

 Merry Christmas To YÁll 

Linking to Marty's TTT every Tuesday
BNOP every Thursday

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