Dark & Decadent
With mulled wine, rich cake and plenty of nuts on the menu, this after-dinner tablescape is not for the calorie-counting set. A wide more-is-more floral centrepiece of pastel-hued flowers, varied greenery and even seasonal fruit signals the sinful spread.
Close up: stylish spirits
Cut glass stemware lends an air of opulence. To further the indulgent theme, a few wineglasses are pre-filled and arranged on an antique silver tray.
Close up: black magic
Set in a dark marble candlestick, the black taper all but disappears in the dim space, causing its mood-making flame to seemingly float in mid-air.