Happy Fall, Y'all!
Yesterday was our church's annual Fall Festival. An afternoon of carnival type food, entertainment (arm wrestling & our teen band), fun for the kids (face painting, photo booth, bouncy house, & a hay maze), & a mini craft fair!
This was my third year participating & I think it was my most successful yet!
Leading up to this year's festival, I'd been doing a lot of research on sprucing up my craft table display. I'm very happy with how it turned out & I think it looked much more inviting this year.
My main goal was to bring the displays off of the table a bit more. No more flat! I purchased some vintage apple boxes & used them to display things on and in. Dual function is always a good thing!
I strung up some twine in one of the boxes & used mini clothes pins to hang up some of my owl ornaments.
Here, you can see the yellow table cloth. It was actually a duvet cover that I thifted some time ago. I took out the side seams & ta-da! A perfectly cheery tablecloth.
I used one of my milk glass bowls to display place cards (They were a big hit!).
In the other apple box I displayed my hoop art & my tissue paper flowers.
On top of the boxes I displayed my gift card pillow boxes. I had the Christmas ones on the other side.
I also used some pretty vintage doilies / embroidered napkins on the tops of the apple boxes to add a homey touch.
Here you see it all together.
I added washi tape mini bunting to the front of the table along with a "Silver Boxes" banner.
I had someone tell me that it looked like a party... Shopping is fun after all, right? ;)
In the middle of the table, I used an old frame that I had lying around. (Literally. Under my guest bed.)
I bought some chicken wire at Home Depot & my husband kindly helped me out by stapling it into the frame.
Then I used some clothes pins to pin up some of my handmade cards.
Some polka dot garlands are draped on either side of the frame.
Are you a crafter who has a table or booth at some local craft fairs?
They're a lot of fun. I've already got another one lined up for November!
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