The Champagne-colored cotton velvet tablecloth adds a luxurious feel. “If I have even a little budget, I spend it on the linens,” says Tara.
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.