Rustic Dinner Table Styling Tricksy by Conni Jepersen | west elm

Conni Jepersen of Art in The Find recently focused her styling eye on the dining room to create a rustic, Provence-inspired dinner party. We loved the results so we asked Conni to break-down how she did it!

Read on for Conni’s 3 simple table styling tricks and learn how to instantly create a down-to-earth vibe and welcoming atmosphere for food + friends.

Rustic Dinner Table Styling Tricksy by Conni Jepersen | west elm

How To Style A Rustic Dinner Party Table by Conni Jepersen | west elm

Table Tip #1 
Pair wood cutting boards with parchment paper laid-out under hors d’oeuvres, and you’ll add some rustic chic detail to your table.

Table Tip #2
Food is decor! Set-out bright fruits and vegetables on your dinner party table to start the meal, and you’ll create a naturally vibrant atmosphere.

Table Tip #3
It’s okay to partner-up mismatched plates, napkins, and serveware within the same color palettes. Sometimes an imperfect table can make for the perfect setting!

How To Style A Rustic French-Inspired Dinner Party by Conni Jeperson | west elm

How To Style A Rustic French-Inspired Dinner Party by Conni Jeperson | west elm

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Conni Jeperson of Art In The Find

Conni Jepersen is a self-proclaimed closet style junkie and blogger at Art In The Find. You can follow her on Instagram + Twitter + Pinterest.

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Kevin

June 11, 2014

Very cool! Great post!

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Charlotte

March 9, 2015

That was a waste of space! Nothing clever, nothing attractive. Watch Ina Gartner on Barefoot Contessa, she knows how to put a rustic table together.

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