Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Zoulah's Pet Spider Table

Zoulah gives you a warm witchy welcome to her Spider Tablescape!

She and her pet spider LEGGS got together and put this table together.  We are in luck because LEGGS her pet spider is usually rather reclusive and hard to photograph.

Purple is one of Zoulah's favorite colors -- she just loves the purple and black combination.

The spiderweb "shawl" was found at Michael's this year.  When Zoulah returned to buy another, they were all gone.  Zoulah cried her witchie tears!

Zoulah clicked her witchie shoes together with delight when she found these felt spider webs at the Dollar Store. Like most witches, Zoulah loves a bargain.

Zoulah loves drinking potions out of these "spidey glasses."

A couple friends of Leggs who are more friendly and more photogenic joined us at the table.

Zoulah had to put her touch on the table with her With's Brew "Feetie" Bowl -- there is a spider and web on the side.

How about some little spider breads for dinner?

The Spider Bread on the table.

For dessert, take your pick!  Zoulah has been such a busy witch in her "Bewitchen Kitchen" cooking up some magical treats.

Table Information:
Black Dinner Plates, Flatware, Purple Bandannas, Black and White Napkins -- Wal-Mart
Purple Spider Webs, Witch Dessert Menu Sign -- Dollar Store
White Salad Plate -- Tai Pan Trading -- Gift from Sister Jacqueline
Napkin Rings -- Syle Sisters
Felt Black Spider Web, Black Spider Web "Shawl", With's Brew Stew Pot -- Michael's
Spider Glasses -- Smith's Grocery Store
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Julie Harward said...

So cute...love this theme..and the bread, dishes, darling! I put out all my Halloween today, so fun. ;D

Jacqueline said...

Tell Zoulah, although she probably already knows, that I love purple too. I adore her bandana napkins and just have to get some. Leggs is kind of freaky creepy, just perfect for Halloween. the spider bread is wonderful. I love the web fabric too. I have some, but it is getting a little tired! Happy Halloween table.

Lynn said...

Fun table Joni, lovin' the black and purple! The witches brew cauldron is too cute-enjoy:@)

Debbie said...

That Zoulah is one talented witch! I love the purple and black Halloween table she conjured up. (I do believe she and Leggs make a really good team.) The spider glasses are probably my favorite part of the setting.

I hope she shares her technique for the spider bread!

Diane Hodrick said...

Leggs almost scared me away! What a fun tablescape. I love those spider buns. Never thought I'd have an occasion to say that. ;)

Lisa said...

LOVE IT ALL LOVE IT ALL LOVE IT ALL. Did I mention how much I love it? Zoulah is tablescaper extraordiare. Struck just the right note of elegant and fun.

Joy Tilton said...

Spooky but delicious! Zoulah, you need to go into the decorating business!

Marigene said...

What a fun table, the fuzzy spiders are cute!

Marlis said...

Joni. cute legs!! Love the whole theme and the pieces.. that purple and black spider is stealing the show! Great table... xo marlis

Unknown said...

So cute! I love your table!Thanks for sharing,Joann

Mary said...

Love all your spidery touches on your table~ Zoolah's bread is too clever! I'm enjoying the witch sisters in action~ they are quite the culinary experts in the kitchen :)

Alycia Nichols said...

OK....you and Jacqueline are starting to scare me. You are WAY too into this whole Halloween thing! :-) It's great!!! You guys have such an imagination and are able to translate that into fun tables and decor. The spider breads are really, really cool!!!!! I have no little ones at home, and my husband wolfs his food down while he's at the clinic without even looking at it...so it would be a wasted effort here. Glad you're getting some good mileage out of it, because it is a super cute idea!

The Tablescaper said...

Great table. I got the spider web placemats in black. I haven't used them yet. I love what you can get at the dollar stores if you really shop them.Love those spider web glasses.

- The Tablescaper

Sanghamitra Bhattacherjee(Mukherjee) said...

Fantastic Halloween post! Everything looks so perfect. Thanks for sharing.
Hope to see you on my blog:)

Jacqueline~Cabin and Cottage said...

Well, you certainly have your way with spiders! There are some fun and clever ideas here. Love the glassware!

Debbie@Mountain Breaths said...

I smiled as I took in all the details of this great post! We are hosting dinner for our gourmet group in October, and my theme is Black Widows' Ball. I love your spidery accessories :-) Also enjoying the Beaulah and Zoulah series very much! Love the glassware :-)

Entertaining Women said...

You've made a lot of really icky stuff look like a whole bunch of fun. Amazing! Thank you for sharing your amazing design. Cherry Kay

Sue said...

Adorable! Love the black and purple together~it looks spooky, but pretty:) Did you make the bread with frozen bread dough? I'm going to "pin it"! I need to find that web at the dollar store too, Joni.

Sue said...

P.S. I found the original bread post and pinned it:)

Tess said...

Love Zoulah's color choices...she is quite the hostess! The table is adorable!

Kathleen said...

Spiders on the table
Spiders on the wall
Spiders, spiders everywhere
They sure make my skin crawl!

Maybe they could find a DENTIST at the dollar tree, cheap!

Love the table! Yes, The Tablescaper emailed me from the $ Tree asking if I wanted those mats! I resisted as I can't remember what's in my bins! I haven't hauled them out yet, except for my witches who scratched and clawed their way out! :)

That Crazy Ajumma said...

Loving the spider bread!