Valentine’s Day Tables | Dinner to Dessert

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso

V-Day is right around the corner, so it’s time to start planning out your table settings. From a romantic dinner for two, to Galentine’s brunch, to a decadent dessert table, a few details will go a long way for this sweet holiday. Get inspired by the versatile Valentine’s Day tables below, all of which are accompanied by our favorite styling ideas such as DIY table runners, marble accents, and fun signage.

Photo: Arin Solange at Home


Romantic Tablescapes



Favorite details: DIY origami heart napkins; gilded silverware; lush centerpiece

Styled by: Calder Clark

Vibrant Pop

Favorite details: bare wood table; DIY “XOXO” table runner

Styled by: Arin Solange at Home


Favorite details: color palette; stone plates

Styled by: Pizzazzerie

Black, White, & Red All Over

Favorite details: striped table runner; contrasting candle sticks

Styled by: Ashley’s Dream Decor


Favorite details: marble napkin weights and placemat; slim silverware; tinted glassware

Styled by: 100 Layer Cake x Crate and Barrel


Favorite details: heart-shaped plates; DIY floral napkin rings

Styled by: A Beautiful Mess


Favorite details: origami garland; scrabble letter decor; wrapping paper runner

Styled by: Stylizimo


Sweet Buffets


You + Me

Favorite details: couple’s sign; floor balloons

Styled by: Sandy a la Mode

Natural Accents

Favorite details: rustic wood; pom pom stirrers; peg board center piece

Styled by: The Shift Creative

Red, White & Boo

Favorite details: envelope backdrop; miniature treats; takeout box favors

Styled by: Leoni J, Catch My Party

Over the Top

Favorite details: lip balloons with tassels; “XO” table boarder; arrow decor

Styled by: Lauren Conrad


Favorite details: balloon heart display; “red” and “pink” ice cubes

Styled by: Fashionable Hostess

Big Blossoms

Favorite details: paper floral backdrop; marbleized cake; cookie towers

Styled by: Gema Juco via Kara’s Party Ideas

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso
Dani is House One’s assistant editor. As a Norwalk, CT native, Dani graduated from UConn with a BA in Digital Media and Design. This millennial longs for the days of All That, Tamagotchis, and Dunkaroos. When she’s not working, she’s hanging outdoors, playing with her dogs, or watching makeup tutorials on YouTube.

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