Dinner Party, Anyone?

While searching for diy wedding projects, I came across some fabulous table styling inspiration. I really love a layered look and when hosting an intimate dinner party, how fun would it be to dress up your table with some beloved artifacts or thrift finds?  So I've rounded up some of my favourites:

Something about that first image really has me inspired.  And it's funny because the name on that plate happens to be one of my besties!  My birthday is coming up so perhaps a dinner party is in order?  Who's in?

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