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Kei Okano

If you’;re planning on hosting a crowd, now’;s the time to figure out what tables you’;ll serve everyone?on, and where the guests will sit…;

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Here’;s our best mostly?makeshift?ideas.

Ad hoc?seating options?includes our favorite bench made of chairs?designed by Kei Okano.?It requires a?wooden?plank, foundaccent pillow case baby burlap floor, unearthed from the garage, or bought at Home Depot. Magazines are perfect for getting your chairs the right height.

Kei Okano

The liberating rule of thumb: nothing needs to match…;neither tableclothes, nor napkins, nor dishes, nor CHAIRS…;Ask friends or neighbors to bring one.


Stacks of oversize art books morph into excellent stools. Magazines strapped-together with a belt work fine (no platform needed):

We keep a stack of Ikea’;s?bent plywood Frosta stool — a knockoff of the famous Alvar Aalto stool —on hand for impromptu parties.?For?plywood stools in a hurry, you can order them from Amazon fast and just?as cheap.

If you need a big table for everyone to sit at OR?similar-size, same height tables pushed together make for great huge dining table:

Sally Schneider

You’;ll find instructions here for making a REALLY long table out of two sheets of plywood end to end using smaller table as “;bases“;(saw horses would also work)…;

Sally Schneider

Cover it with several table cloths or Kraft paper and no one will ever know you’;ve completely rigged it…;

Sally Schneider

A friend?figured out a clever way to make a big round top to seat twelve or fourteen; it would fold out-of-site when not in use.

Tara Mann

As the resourceful Snoopy discovered, a ping-pong table makes a great dining table.(Video link here.)

? You still have a few days left to get your order in by Monday, December 15, 2014 9pm PST ?

Is it that time of year again? ?I think it is. ?We are so excited about the new Canvas Corp Halloween Collection we refer to as Haunt It, it comes on the heels of a bright and cheerful group we did last year with a refined design style that is like no other Halloween Collections we have seen.

Bringing in some warmth indoors amidst the chilly winds of winter, a mantel with that fireplace works as an integral part of the holiday season! And how can it be left behind in terms of sprucing it up your creative touches of decoration, inspired by these awesome Christmas mantel decor ideas.