A WHIMSICAL WONDERLAND TABLETOP

It’s funny how holidays can evoke a certain mood from year to year. Last Christmas, I was in the mood for sophisticated, wintery glamour with a frosty, table of white, burgundy and gold. But this year? I’m all about joy in the form of color with this Christmas tabletop inspiration we created around these adorable bottle-brush trees in shades of pink, aqua and teal

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley // sisal trees!

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

Even the soufflés we whipped up went with the theme – a dusting of ‘snow’ and a pink raspberry topped those dishes just right…

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

Our wreath made from honeycomb balls added a simple, fun touch to the wall, while personalized nutcrackers (that we DIY’d!) greet their guests and watch over their gifts…

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley // nutcracker place settings

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

I loved how the color popped in our all-white studio, bringing a fresh and festive style to the space…

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

And, of course, a table like this requires a little pop of color from the hostess herself…

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

a whimsical wonderland holiday table from coco+kelley

Not to mention tidings of comfort and joy on napkins! After all… ’tis definitely the season for indulging guests with a setting that evokes childish delight and just the perfect amount of whimsy to bring a little holiday cheer.

photography by katie parra for coco+kelley // styling by cassandra lavalle

sources :: dishes b by brandie // gold flatware // gold chargers // glassware // stitched napkins // trees // nutcrackers // tablecloth from choice linens // wrapping paper by farewell paperie

48 responses on “A WHIMSICAL WONDERLAND TABLETOP

  1. Teri

    I was just admiring those trees at Anthro! What a gorgeous table setting. There was a tutorial over on Beautiful Mess this week to DIY bottle brush trees. It was pretty cute…

    Reply
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  5. E

    Wow. Those are some pricey trees. There are a couple hundred dollars worth on that table. Seems like a terrible waste of money.

    Reply
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About Cassandra LaValle

Cassandra LaValle is the founder and editor-in-chief of coco+kelley where she explores trends in fashion, decor and entertaining, highlighting pieces that exude classic design and glamour. As a designer, she consults clients across the globe on styling their homes and private events from her offices in Seattle.