Easy Tabletop Ideas

Make over your coastal table and entertain like a pro with our simple ideas.

Rock Stars
Photo: Ted Tucker

Rock Stars

A glass vase in a fun shape (we're partial to sea creatures!) accented with simple votives can be dressed up or down as needed. Fill with sea glass and candlelight at night, or river rocks and glass fishing balls for a more casual daytime meal.

Buy it: Nemo Fish Vase, $129 (medium); rumrunnerhome.com, Glass Cylinders, $10 for a set of two (5" by 2"); jamaligarden.com, World Market Multicolored Mini River Rock Vase Fillers, $3 (28 ounces); worldmarket.com

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