Sparkling Thanksgiving Table Setting
Tara paired her traditional family china with modern gold-rimmed glass chargers she rented for just $1 apiece.
Tablecloth and napkins: custom; taraguerardsoiree.com.
Silver tumblers and flatware: antique; for similar items, try Village Green Antique Mall, Hendersonville, NC; 828/692-9057.
Stemware: by tag (tagltd.com); available from GDC Home, Charleston, SC; 843/571-5142.
White bowl: Bloomfield’s of Flat Rock; bloomfields.com.
Rug: Flokati Wool Rug in Ivory; worldmarket.com.
Pink burlap, gold ribbon, and gold cord: available from Foam & Fabric Outlet, Fletcher, NC; 828/684-0801.
Animals: by Roost (roostco.com); available through vieuxtemps.net.
Copper bowls: Copper Collection; simonpearce.com.
Candleholder paint: General Purpose Metallic Spray Paint in Gold Metallic by Krylon (krylon.com); michaels.com.
Apple paint: Metallic Gold Decorative Spray Paint by Valspar (valsparpaint.com), available at Lowe’s stores; lowes.com.
Glasses: Marta Double Old-Fashioned; cb2.com.
Glass etching: ABC Trophies, Inc., Summerville, SC; abctrophies.com.
Dinner plates: Pompadour in Gold/White by Royal Worcester, discontinued but available through replacements.com.
Tray table: Driftwood Tree Tray and Stand; notremonde.com.
Carafes and decanters: Claudia, Fern, and Rachel by William Yeoward Crystal (williamyeowardcrystal.com); available through vieuxtemps.net.
Flutes, Champagne cooler, and pink glass bowl: available through vieuxtemps.net.