Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Sparkling Vintage Christmas Holiday Ideas Using Glass And Silver Compote Bowls

How To Add Some Retro And Vintage Bling To Your Christmas Holiday Table With A Vintage Pedestal Compote Bowl

I have been out and about snapping photos of elegant holiday table decorations. You may actually have plenty of family heirlooms already at home that you can bring out for the holidays and use filled with attractive vintage or newer colorful ornament balls.

As you can see in these photos taken at The Tomato Factory in Hopewell, Pennsylvania, there are so many different kinds if bowls and vases that will work quite nicely for holiday decor.

Using A High Stemmed Or Pedestal Compote Bowl For Table Decor

One of my favorite looks is to use a high stemmed serving bowl such as a decorative compote bowl in glass or silver. A compote is a fruit dessert with is a mixture of cooked fruit. Generally the fruit is cooked on low heat to warm it and break it down gently.

More About Compotes And Compote Bowls


C. Dianne Zweig is the author of Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles of the 30s, 40s, 50s and Hot Cottage Collectibles for Vintage Style Homes. She is also the Editor of I Antique Online an actively growing internet based resource community for people who buy, sell or collect antiques, collectibles and art. You can find Dianne’s fabulous retro and vintage kitchen, home and cottage collectibles at The Collinsville Antiques Company of New Hartford, CT, a 22,000 feet antique emporium with an in-house retro cafĂ©.To read more articles by C. Dianne Zweig click on this link: C. Dianne Zweig’s Blog Kitsch ‘n Stuff Email me at dianne@cdiannezweig.comVisit my website, CDianneZweig.comDianne is a member of:The American Society of Journalists and AuthorsThe Authors Guild, Inc.

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