Tuesday, September 13, 2011

FABBY: Fall Buffet

 Here is the wooden bowl with the pumpkin, some fruit, indian corn and faux leaves and flowers.
 I love this big wooden bowl my hubby found in the open folklor market, several years ago.
 I could add some ducks next time, I don't like cluttered to much. The French mirror is an antique, it was my Mil's.
 I shlould've put my ducks too, I don't like clutter that much, so that's what it was!
 My mother made two crochet runners, many years ago and I love this tobacco color they have; she made me, one for the buffet and for the long, formal table...I'm using the smaller one here.

 The flowers and leaves are faux...everything else is real fruit and veggies.

 I love this alabaster round table my hubby had it made, around 18 yrs. ago.  The four chairs are vintage Dutch.
 The closed door next the pewter candle holder, with fall leaves around it.... ; leads to the kitchen.
 A glimpse at the entrance of the kitchen.
 I love the colors of the indian corn, some are even purple!
 The apholstery on the Dutch vintage chairs is French velvet... the burned orange color it's perfect for fall right now!
 I love the back and the lion feet of these Dutch chairs;  I don't like the legs of the table much, though.    Bellow you can see the entire informal dining area.
      Some of you have asked me about the arrangement on my buffet, that was in the background of my last tablescape post.....so I decided to show you how I have the buffet now!   This arrangement on the wooden bowl  I used on my first Autumn Tablescape this year and I want to keep it on my buffet, where  the alabaster round table is, a not formal dining area.   I did some small changes to it,  in order to have an autumn color atmosphere to this area of the house., my very fav season!
Always very grateful for all your wonderful visits from you my dear friends, I appreciate your comments very much and I also love and enjoy visiting as many of you as I can, my darlings friends!        I will see you next Monday, as we're going to visit our daughter Alexandra at the capital, as her birthday is Sept. 16th., I will be posting her new dining room, can't wait to see her new things in her beautiful apartment!
I will be linking to the following terrific parties,  and thanks to the lovely ladies that host them, which enables me to  go running faster to visit your incredible and fascinating  posts I always enjoy inmensely!!                 Love always,   FABBY

Wow Us Wednesday
Primp Your Stuff  Wednesday
Whassaup  Wednesday
Tablescape Thursday
Vintage Thingie Thursday
It's a Party
Catch a glimpse
Feather Nest Friday
Vintage Inspiration Friday
Home Sweet Home
Show and Tell Friday
My Romantic Home
Inspiration Friday
Open House Potpourri Friday
Adicted to Decorating Party

67 comments:

  1. love your fall decor, Fabby! your crocheted runner is lovely. your mother is very talented.

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  2. Beautiful - beautiful - beautiful. That table and serve are gorgeous. Love the dough bowl. xo,

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  3. How beautiful...you know how to decorate! Fabby, everything always looks so nice and welcoming!
    Blessings,
    Cindy

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  4. Your fall arrangement in the dough bowl is beautiful. Love the formal dining area.

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  5. Love all your touches of fall Fabby! Your crochet runner your mother made looks beautiful on your buffet.

    Enjoy your day,
    Gail

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  6. Your buffet is beautiful! Looks like you are ready for fall! Thanks so much for your sweet comments and for entering my Annie Sloan giveaway! Hope you are having a great week!...hugs...Debbie

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  7. As always your posts puts me in a good beautiful mood. I love this setting and time of the year, I needs this today thank you.

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  8. Beautiful Fabby! I love your center piece. I have yet to start my fall decorating, but I am getting some great inspiration. I usually start Labor Day weekend, but this year I have been a little slow getting things out. I know part of it is that I am trying to decide what direction I want to take this year.

    Thanks for sharing.
    Chlvie

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  9. Hi Fabby,
    You keep presenting us with FABulous pictures of your beautiful home and artistic arrangements.
    Here in Portugal September is still very hot, we aren't "tuned" to Fall, yet.
    But it will come, by the end of the month or early October and that is one of my favourite times of the year...
    Thanks for sharing
    Hugs

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  10. Noce, Fabby. Your buffet is all ready for autumn. Very welcoming!

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  11. Such a gorgeous display and I'm so impressed that your mil made that runner. Just beautiful. Have a fun trip.

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  12. Now you are talking my language. I LOVE Autumn! I begin to come back to life as soon as the weather cooperates.
    Your homage to Autumn is lovely.

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  13. Gorgeous setting in that room... the table, buffet, arrangement. It's all lovely!

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  14. Fabby,
    This is so bright and colorful. Just beautiful for fall. I love the way it turned out. Thank you for joining me at Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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  15. Hello fabby,
    this fall arrangement is just beautiful and very elegant as it is. I love it that way. You are right, the orange velvet is perfect for this decoration and for every else, too.
    Best greetings, Johanna

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  16. Fabby, your house looks divine with fall colors and decor. Mine does not lend its self to the fall look. Thanks for sharing, Richard from My Old Historic House.

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  17. It's all so pretty but I really adore those little cloches that look like stemmed glasses!

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  18. I love the large dough bowl filled with gourds and fall things on the buffet! It looks beautiful. Pamela

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  19. I love your wooden bowl and how yoU arranged it for fall...just beautiful! You've inspired me to try something similar in mine.
    So happy I found your blog...
    Cheryl at My Sister's Cottage

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  20. Oh, Fabby! Your fall is gorgeous! What a lovely lovely lovely set up on your buffet! You have set everything up just perfectly and beautifully! I love it.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia :)

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  21. Beautiful Fall vignette, Fabby!

    Gorgeous furniture.

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  22. That is really beautiful, Fabby. I love the arrangement and your round marble table is stunning! Your chair pad colors are even perfect for Fall. Do you have a Fall season there? BTW, next time I will call you to join us for dinner, lol...Christine

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  23. Dear Fabby, This is such a pretty and attractive sideboard/buffet!

    Pleasure to see.
    God bless,
    d

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  24. Hi Fabby, Your Fall arrangement is gorgeous and I love how you used the old dough bowl. Beautiful!
    Thanks for linking to the Open House party this week.
    Hugs,
    Sherry

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  25. Really lovely Fabby. The bowl is incredible. I've been looking for a wooden dough bowl for a while but so far no luck. You've used yours in the perfect way.

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  26. Fabby, Your buffet is all set with a beautiful Fall vignette. Great wooden dough bowl and so many pretty things... pumpkin and corn, etc. I love using fresh elements when possible. Very pretty.
    Babs

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  27. What a beautiful arrangement. I adore the gorgeous chair seats and the arrangement goes so well in there. The runner is beautiful. I haven't got to fall decorating yet, still trying to eek out summer and will probably go straight to Halloween!

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  28. It is beautiful, Fabby! I love that bowl, and the arrangement is beautiful. The alabaster table is lovely too!

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  29. Your arrangement looks so warm and inviting. It makes the whole room look like a cozy spot for an evening with candle light.

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  30. how i wish you could come decorate around here! We would have so much fun. Love your bowl with the fall fruit.. so wonderful. great buffet. I am in love with the velvet on your chairs. I would love the feel it under my hand. Lovely crochet runner too. What a blessing to have such a cherished piece.. xo marlis

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  31. Fall is my very favorite season to decorate. You've inspired me to start decorating.
    Your arrangement on your buffet is so beautiful.
    Your mother made a beautiful runner for you, I love the color, very in usual.
    I really like the 3 pears in the cloche....
    Everything is gorgeous.
    Have fun this weekend.
    Love

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  32. What a lovely arrangement and such a pretty dining room you have!

    bee blessed
    mary

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  33. love your fall arrangement and that bowl is so pretty. I have a much smaller one...now I have an idea:)

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  34. Enjoy your visit to your daughter's home. I can't wait to see the dining room suite.
    I am loving the fall arrangement on the buffet. Don't you just love the colors. Your pumpkins and gourds add a great touch with the rustic wooden bowl.
    I love your kitchen, for a previous post. Thanks for letting us get a peek of the beautiful cabinets again.
    You are correct, the uphosltery on the dutch chairs are beautiful and so right for this season.
    Love coming your way, Ginger

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  35. Une superbe composition qui embellit votre maison qui est magnifique.
    Gros bisous

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  36. I really love how you've put everything together on your buffet! The colours and textures compliment each other wonderfully!

    DD

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  37. Hi Fabby. I adore the colours in your home...right up my ally! I would love to come to your table and enjoy! Its warm and glowy and fabbylous!

    Veronica
    xx

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  38. Fabby, just beautiful....so perfect for the upcoming season. Love the colors.

    Barb

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  39. Wow,I'm inspired by your wooden bowl! I have a large tray I've been dreaming about how to decorate and this was the inspiration I needed! Your alabaster table is fabulous! Well let's face it your whole home is! You have such a nice collection of beautiful home accents. Love the crocheted runner- such a nice heirloom! Have fun at your daughters!

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  40. What a FAB Fall buffet, Fabby:):):) Aren't I clever???LOL!!!! Seriously, I love it all. I did a very similar piece the other day for my breakfast room table that I will post soon. I am still working on my Fall stuff, cause I ahve been away for 2 days. XO, Pinky

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  41. Beautiful Fabby! Your runner is so pretty. I LOVE the marble topped table too!

    Nancy

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  42. Beautiful I love the autumn fire like colour very much and your buffet table looks so pretty and the perfect reflection of Autumn decor....
    Please come and have a cup of tea with me …I baked a delicacies Cheese Strawberry Cake…

    http://craftaworld.blogspot.com/
    Love
    Farah

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  43. Your dining room is gorgeous and that buffet could host a Thanksgiving dinner. The room is beautiful. I hope you have a great day. Blessings...Mary

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  44. Shannon@Cozy Home ScenesFriday, 16 September, 2011

    Flabby, your dining room is beautiful! I love the the arrangement in the dough bowl. Everything looks very nice and ready for fall entertaining.------Shannon

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  45. Everything looks so stunning here.The serve are gorgeous. Love each and every shot here.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

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  46. Your fall table and buffet are gorgeous. I love the way you combine the real with the artificial decorations. I like the dark color the the crocheted mat, too.

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  47. You always prepare such beautiful and inviting settings and arrangements... I love the Fall decor.

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  48. Dearest Fabby,

    Happy birthday to you daughter Alexandra, today! Hope you had a lovely visit to the capital.
    Your buffet with fall arrangement is magazine material. Your Mother made you again a perfect runner!
    Do you have any Dutch connections because of the vintage Dutch chairs?
    Love to you,

    Mariette

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  49. Your Fall buffet is fabulous looking. I love your dough bowl and the arrangement you created in it! It all looks lovely!

    Thank you so much for linking to Potpourri Friday. Your participations makes the party more special!

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  50. I can't tell you how you are inspiring me to pull out all my fall decorations! Beautifully done Fabby!

    Jocelyn @
    http://justalittlesouthernhospitality.blogspot.com/

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  51. This is such a pretty arrangement in your dough bowl. I love the pumpkin and indian corn.

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  52. Your fall buffet is fabulous! So festive!! I saw it on Savvy Southern Style and had to comment. I am a new follower and I hope you
    will follow me too!

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  53. Very lush.
    I like how you deftly mixed real veggies with fake leaves.

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  54. You always have the most wonderful
    posts! This fall decorated one is so gorgeous!! I love the way all of the colors sort of blended together to look casual yet beautiful. The dough bowl is great filled with fresh fruit and veggies of the season, and the crocheted runner is lovely...your mother is very talented....must run in the family!
    Thanks for sharing this lovely post with us...I am now in the mood for Fall...and the weather seems to be, too!
    Have a good trip and happy weekend...
    Francy

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  55. Fabulous vignette, Fabby! That wooden bowl is WAY cool!!!

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  56. Everything is just lovely. And that mirror that was your mother in laws is gorgeous, and the crocheted runners your mom are beautiful. How nice to have so many nice family pieces.
    Hugs,
    Ellen

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  57. Hi,
    I love the large pumpkin! It is such a lovely pop of color. I have a large black wooden bowl similar to yours. I haven't pulled it out yet, but I love using it often, especially for Halloween. Happy Fall!

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  58. Hi Fabby, this is gorgeous! Love that amazing dough bowl full of pumpkins and gourds, thanks so much for joining in for VIF! xo

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  59. wow..this looks absolutely beautiful...runner is so pretty..and cloches wow...

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  60. Your fall arrangement looks so great, jjust perfect. And its my fav season so you couldnt of done it better.

    Love

    Karin Şen Cankan
    karinsfairytale.blogspot.com

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  61. Hi Fabby! I am so sorry for running late this week in visiting everyone from TTF! this buffet table looks just beautiful decked out in Fall finery! Everything is so pretty. wonderful job creating this sidetable! thank you for joining TTF and have a fun day!

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  62. I love that buffet! The wooden bowl is wonderful; I love such things. You have made the whole setting look so seasonal and inviting.

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  63. Loved Fabbys Fall!

    Karin Şen Cankan
    karinsfairytale.blogspot.com

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FABBY