Thursday, December 19, 2013

Our Christmas Dining Room and Breakfast Area

Six days and counting … can you believe it ?!

While I *should* be out shopping, I've been here, snapping and editing pics to share more of our holiday home before it's too late!

I'll keep my *yacking* to a minimum, like I did the other day when sharing our great room and kitchen … just pretend Bing is serenading you while you first take a peek at our dining room, where red, black, white and silver have taken over for the season!

These wintry plates (from HomeGoods) were the inspiration for the colors in here.

Our glittery reindeer, mercury trees and red finials sure were happy that our neighbor was able to fix our broken table leg so that they were able to come out and "be seen!"

Mini lights, tucked into the garland placed on our buffet, help make our room glow at nighttime. 

A Christmas first for me … the addition of black!  And, I gotta say that I'm really liking it mixed in with the red, white and silver!

I spotted these wild sparkly poinsettias at a local Christmas shop and just *knew* that they had to come home with me!

While we never eat in here, I sometimes enjoy just hanging in the doorway and "visiting" this time of year.

And, now come on over to our breakfast room, where traditional Christmas colors have met up with tiny pops of deep purple!

See our new tree?!  It's a fun addition this year, as we've never had one in this spot before … wish I had done it years ago!

I'm a big fan of the box "Y" tree from Wal-Mart (which is a 7 ft, pre-lit Berkley Pine faux tree for only $68)!  We have a few of them around the house ...  they're the perfect tree for little corners and/or small spaces!

Mini wine glasses, grapes, cheese, wine bottles, corks, fruit and coordinating "shatterproof" ornaments cover it from top to bottom!

It's fun for us to be surrounded by lights and trees when "breaking bread" in here!

Thanks so much for taking the time to visit our holiday dining room and breakfast area!  I'll be back to share just a "tad" bit more!

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Shelia said... Reply To This Comment

Can I just come and live with you! :) Oh, Becca, this is so beautiful! You are just amazing with your beautiful home and your decorating skills! Have a blessed Christmas.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Betsy@ coastal-colors said... Reply To This Comment

Becca, your home is so pretty! I love the pops of red in your dining room. I also love your choice of silver and black. It really sparkles! Your breakfast area is gorgeous too! Your home is a magical wonderland! Merry Christmas!

Yvonne @ StoneGable said... Reply To This Comment

Becca, If a magazine does not call you... they are missing the boat! Your Christmas decorating is the best! I love love love your breakfast room!!!!!

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said... Reply To This Comment

Love it all. You truly know how to bling it out!

Jennifer@ClassicStyleHome said... Reply To This Comment

Everything looks beautiful! I'm just amazed at how much you've done. Your family must love it!

Shana Franks said... Reply To This Comment

I really love the new tree with the wine decor! So cute and creative :) Now, get out there and get shopping!! lol Merry Christmas!!

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said... Reply To This Comment

Very pretty, Becca! I love all your trees! Love the color scheme in the dining room.

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said... Reply To This Comment

Becca, both room are so beautiful. A touch of red is so perfect in your home. Gorgeous. Hugs, marty

Patty Rumaker said... Reply To This Comment

Gorgeous! So funny, never using your dining room to dine. LOL! Love your eating area where you really live. That tree is adorable. Merry Christmas!
Patty at Home and Lifestyle Design

Art and Sand said... Reply To This Comment

EVERYTHING looks beautiful and ready for the big day.

I keep getting new ideas for Christmas, but I told myself today that I need to finish the shopping.

Merry Christmas

Linda Goudelock said... Reply To This Comment

everything is so lovely! I too like the makes everything else brighter

Calypso In The Country said... Reply To This Comment

Wow - what a stunning dining room! Your home is so beautiful and festive, Becca!
Cheers! - Shelley

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said... Reply To This Comment

Becca I agree with Yvonne your home needs to be in a magazine!! Gorgeous my friend...LOVE all the red, black, and white in your dining room! Those square plates are so pretty.

Our Way said... Reply To This Comment

It's all very beautiful and the black adds a touch of sophistication. Wonderful work!! said... Reply To This Comment

I love looking at décor blogs and hands down this is my favourite!!!!

I love the pops of red, and I love the tree in the kitchen.. perfect!!!

What is the Sqft of your home?

Shirley@Housepitality Designs said... Reply To This Comment

I am in love with all of your trees Becca..I know how much time it takes to create them and you have been a very busy lady…I so love the color scheme you used in your dining and breakfast area…stunning rooms!!

Ann from On Sutton Place said... Reply To This Comment

Becca I really don't have words to say how much I love your dining room. I'm telling you, if a magazine doesn't come calling I just may have to roll some heads! Merry Christmas!

Gypsy Heart said... Reply To This Comment

Gorgeous! I would lose my mind decorating all those trees! :) I love the red and especially the black & silver. Great job!!!


Tina C said... Reply To This Comment

Love the decor in the dining room, everything just has that holiday feeling. My daughter went crazy over your wine tree. Hope you and yours have a very Merry Christmas.

Pinky at Designs by Pinky said... Reply To This Comment

Oh Becca, you are the BEST!!! I took notes about the "Y tree". Hoping to get one or 2 for next year. Your home looks FABULOUS!!! Wish I could see it in person cause it is ALWAYS better in person. MERRRY Christmas!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Carol said... Reply To This Comment

Everything is so beautiful, Becca! You do the best job of putting on the Christmas bling and decking the halls!

Brendon Wayne said... Reply To This Comment

Awesome white Christmas feel in your dining room! Nothing beats the classic.

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Sun, Shades, and Sovereignty said... Reply To This Comment

I've had your breakfast nook pinned for quite sometime now because I LOVE the curtains! May I ask where they are from?

Mmiller said... Reply To This Comment

Where did you get your drapes?