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Sumptuous Settings for Meals on Wheels

Posted by  ·  May 2, 2009  ·  Last Updated: May 2, 2009

My little project I have been working on was a table setting for Sumptuous Settings, a charity event for Meals on Wheels. I helped my friend Missy with a May Day inspired table setting.

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Each contributor was given a 10′ X 10′ space to fill.

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Missy’s dishes adorned the table,

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along with flowers and May Day baskets filled with cupcakes and chocolate flowers.

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Missy made darling May Day cones that hung from the backs of the chairs.

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Make it yourself! Click on the following links for instructions.

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How to make cloth napkins

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How to make chocolate flower cupcake toppers

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Download a May Day Cone template

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How to make May Day favor baskets

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  1. Sue Wolfe
    Wednesday, January 11th, 2012
    May Day is right around the corner everyone!
    This year to add to your May baskets, you might want to add my new children's book all about May Day!
    It will be out this March and the title is- "Lily Bouquet and a special May Day"! By: Sue Wolfe Published by Tate Publishing. It's a cute love story about May Day.
    Ooh-la-la!
    Sue Wolfe
  2. Saturday, April 3rd, 2010
    I love these! What a great idea for bday gift bags instead of the plastic ones! It's too late for me to make them for Easter but Mothers day is fast approaching! :) THANKS!
  3. Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009
    I just love the all the handmade details. And the colors...gorgeous!!
  4. Thursday, May 7th, 2009
    Gorgeous! Very well done.
  5. Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
    Beautiful!!! I love the colors, the details, the natural setting. Just gorgeous!!
  6. Tuesday, May 5th, 2009
    This is absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for giving me some new inspriation for my next tea party.

    Tea Lady Darla
  7. Monday, May 4th, 2009
    SO PRETTY!!! I love it:-)
  8. pam
    Monday, May 4th, 2009
    I love this....I have to remember to make this for next year, you are so amazing I love your site and all the wonderful tips you share, Thanks a bunches!
  9. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    Okay, that table is SO inspirational!!! Gorgeous!
  10. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    You took my breath away! Do you mind if I re-post this on my blog? I will of course link back to you. If it's a problem, let me know and I will remove it. GREAT JOB!!
  11. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    SO SO SO SO cute!!!
  12. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    WOW, that is a beautiful table setting.
  13. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    i want ones of those cupcakes
  14. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    This is so beautiful! I love the flower basket! So creative!
  15. Michelle S
    Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    That is beautiful! What a fun task.
  16. Sandra
    Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    You absolutely rock!
  17. gemgirl
    Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    You were so fabulous to fill that large space so tastfully. Thanks for sharing and helping a wonderful charity.
  18. mary
    Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    Words cannot describe what a beautiful table you created. Congrats!
    mary
  19. Sunday, May 3rd, 2009
    Beautiful! You two are so talented!!

    ~Heather
  20. Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    Stunning!! Absolutely incredible - I am blown away! You guys did a fantastic job, and for a wonderful cause. Thanks for sharing!
  21. Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    Wow! What a beautiful table! I would absolutely love to sit at it with my friends. You guys did an amazing job!
  22. Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    What a gorgeous table setting! And the flowers are stunning!
  23. Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    The table looks beautiful and I love the baskets!
  24. Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    hi there,
    i just stopped by from sits, this is just adorable! i love the cupcakes and the May Day cones! i love to entertain and have had sooo many parties over the years, i'm going to have to stop back and keep checking on yours. and meals on wheels is a great org congrats on you and your buddy missy helping them with this beautiful setting!
    hugs,
    shelley :)
  25. Jenny
    Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
    Zowee!! Oh, my, gosh, it is just fabulous!! . . . and such a good cause! I can't wait to see it tomorrow! Kudos to you and Missy!