Give a side table a festive makeover with a glamorous golden tablecloth. A square cloth will drape beautifully over a round table. Place a large floral display in the centre and add tealight holders to create a lovely glow.
Tablecloth made up in Kazue fabric in Spice, £25 a metre, Scion. Downton tealight holders, £9.95 each; Angular tealight holders, £17.95 each, all Graham & Green. Floral arrangement, from £90; vase, from a selection, both Mcqueens. Frosted Fraser Fir pre-lit artificial tree, £449 as shown, Balsam Hill. Baubles, from a selection, Gisela Graham
OPPOSITE Tablecloth made up in Creek fabric in Red, £45.50 a metre, Clarke & Clarke. Originals stacking dining chairs (back), £370 each; Originals All Purpose dining chairs (front), £395 each, both Ercol. On table, from left: candle holders; dinner candles, from a selection, both Gisela Graham. French Antique cutlery set, £34.95 for 24 pieces, Dibor. Tumbler (used as vase), from a selection, Creative Tops. Red Calico dinner plates, £16 each; Santa side plates, £13 each; Santa cereal bowls, £14 each; and Osbourne mug in Red Calico, £18, all Burleigh. Broadwell wine glasses, £20 for 4, Garden Trading. Festive centrepiece candle holder, £30, Laura Ashley. Crackers, from a selection, Celebration Crackers. Joy jug, £39.95, Emma Bridgewater. Red napkins, from a selection, George Home. Parisian glass cake stand, £13, Dibor. Mince pies, from a selection, Brick House. Reindeer bowl, £19.95; Three Kings mugs (just seen), £24.95 each, all Emma Bridgewater. Belle Rouge wine glass, £6, Dibor. Champagne flute, £10, Laura Ashley. Big Mucker shelf unit, £545, Loaf. Top shelf, from left: tealight holder, £16 for a set of 3, Next. Nomadic Traveller candle (small), £6, Sainsbury’s Home. Gold tree ornament, £10, Dunelm. Tealight holder, £16 for a set of 3, Next. Second shelf, from left: tall vase, £12, and short vase, £10, both Next. Nomadic Traveller candle (large), £12, Sainsbury’s Home. Fern wreath, £25, John Lewis. Third shelf, from left: Mercury tealight holders, £3.95 each, Graham & Green. White Christmas large candle, £60, The White Company. Green ceramic vase, £18, Next. Fourth shelf, from left: Ruby crystal glasses, £28 each, Joanna Wood. Bacchus sundae dishes, £39 each, Sophie Conran. Star LED light, £5, George Home. Bottom shelf: Ornamental bowls, £95 for 2, Andrew Martin. Presents wrapped in paper and ribbon, from a selection, both Jane Means. Frosted Fraser Fir pre-lit artificial tree, £449 as shown, Balsam Hill. Baubles, from a selection, Gisela Graham