Pheasant feathers decorating the tabletop look so pretty, and perfectly suitable for the season. Take this table setting for instance - isn't it beautiful? But does something sit askew with you seeing bird feathers resting on a dinner napkin?Perhaps they would be better suited in a vase on the tabletop, so they're not actually touching napkins and plates. I've always loved this example from Domino magazine:
Squirmish still? Try taking an oversized cylindrical vase or lidded apothecary jar and dropping feathers down inside. They'll be fully contained yet on display within glass vessels.
Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and son in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.
Read more from Regina »