Décor Ideas for Long Reception Tables

Chic and cheerful creamy-white botanicals strut smartly down the center of our ‘40s-style table. By deliberately limiting the color scheme to celadon and white and insisting on understatement elsewhere to balance the voluptuous blooms, the result is simple elegance. Linen tablecloth from Gracious Style, graciousstyle.com. Crystal stemware from Crate & Barrel, 800-996-9960; plates, Pottery Barn, 888-779-5176; sterling flatware by Robbe & Berking, 201-792-4454. All tables, chairs and slipcovers, courtesy of Party Rental, Ltd., 888-774-4776.