We took a cue from nature, incorporating the flora with linens and dishes for a gorgeous, but laidback tableaux

Modern Rustic

A single, formal arrangement as a centerpiece risks looking like a plunked-down afterthought. We took a cue from nature, incorporating the flora with the linens and dishes for three considered-but-unceremonious tableaux.

VASE (far left) 6 3/4" glazed-clay "Single-Stem" $75, TALL VASE (right) 9" glazed-clay "Multi-Stem" $85 and VASE (far right) 3 1/2" glazed-clay "Bulb" $60, all at heathceramics.com GREEN VASE (center) Daniel Smith ceramic $150, TOWEL (left) Linen $88, PITCHER Judy Jackson for Canvas ceramic $150 and BOWLS $60 each, all at Ochre (212) 414-4332 GOBLETS $14 each, ABC Carpet & Home (212) 473-3000 NAPKIN Dosa "Little Flower School" $80/set of four, okthestore.com TABLE (similar to shown) Reclaimed-pine "Longmont" $1,495 sundancecatalog.com WALL PAINT Cooking Apple Green, farrow-ball.com